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News about local giants like Boeing, Microsoft, Nike, Micron Technology, and many more

» Zillow pays $3.5 billion for longtime...
» Pacific Science Center Festival of Fo...
» Seahawks tickets most expensive in NF...
» The blockbuster 'Guardians of the Gal...
» Blue Angels in Seattle's sky on Monday
» Heald College owner accused of decept...
» Husband-wife, former FAA workers, get...
» Bucked trend: Dollar Tree to buy Fami...
» Zillow buys Trulia for $3.5B
» Need paralegal training? Look elsewhe...
» No special glasses needed: Amazon lau...
» Up To Speed: Obama can act alone on i...
» Emulate Scores $12M to Shake Up Drug ...
» New Microsoft ad touts Cortana, slams...
» Check out Portland's super cool, supe...
» Cool hack: Here’s how to find your Ub...
» GeekWire vs. Yedlin: What happened wh...
» Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell dies...
» Former Seattle Mayor Paul Schell dies...
» First impressions: Kindle Unlimited i...

Nonprofit Wire

News and happenings at major Northwest consumer cooperatives like BECU, PCC, and REI

» Your community: August 2014
» Versatile, flavorful vinegars
» The unexpected consequences of antibi...
» State labeling initiatives
» PCC Board of Trustees report: August ...
» Organic food superior
» New FDA regulations for "gluten-free"
» News bites: August 2014
» Letters to editor: August 2014
» EPA whistleblower: Agency faked data ...

Labor Today

Recent posts from labor blogs and a sites representing America's union movement

Ex-Santander banker cops $US1.9m fine...
A banker tied to BHP Billiton’s failed bid for control of Potash Corp has agr...
Hutchison in bid with ICTSI to end DP...
The Australian boss of Hutchison Ports has confirmed the company will hold ta...
FMC members cite progress in cross-bo...
Two Federal Maritime Commission members hailed U.S. dredging legislation and ...
Matson settles lawsuit on overbilling...
Two updates this week on Matson’s recent legal issues: Matson settles f...
Opponents of oil terminal raise new c...
Opponents of building the Northwest’s largest oil transfer terminal at the Po...
Matson could potentially buy Horizon’...
On the heels of news that Horizon Lines may sell its Puerto Rican trade lines...



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Local Forecast

National Weather Service thirty six hour forecast for Redmond, Washington and the Seattle area



Hi 85 °F

Sunny, with a high near 85. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.


Mostly Clear

Lo 59 °F

Mostly clear, with a low around 59. North northwest wind 7 to 10 mph becoming east northeast after midnight.



Hi 87 °F

Sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind 5 to 9 mph becoming north northwest in the morning.

View the full seven day National Weather Service forecast for Redmond, Washington.

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