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» Seminal UW computer scientist honored
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» Women of Influence: Search 12 years o...
» Phil Knight stashes another $350 mill...
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» $15 wage committee fails to find cons...
» $15 wage committee fails to find cons...
» After searching the startup scene Sco...
» Apple CEO: Microsoft should’ve shippe...
» Facebook Messenger app passes 200M us...
» Eastern Idaho home sales up; prices s...
» Zynga beats Q1 expectations with $168...
» Coming of light rail is already drivi...
» Columbia Sportswear CEO Tim Boyle red...
» Why Columbia Sportswear CEO Tim Boyle...
» McNerney: Stability from union contra...
» 9 Portland tech deals that turned our...
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» Demise of pensions makes Boeing more ...

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

» Smart Money Solutions for Homeowners
» BECU Spring Auto Event
» Free Kids Thursday at Puyallup Spring...
» Meet with Financial Specialists at BE...
» Understanding the News About Chip Cards
» Questioning canola?
» Managing Your Business Finances
» Does Your Business Want to Accept Pla...
» News bites: April 2014
» Your community: April 2014

Labor Today

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

GAO offers sobering look at shipping ...
There is no deepwater port in the U.S. Arctic, the GAO report notes. Most por...
Seattle tunnel contractors: Bertha st...
The Seattle Times reports that STP already filed a “request for entitlement” ...
USAID: will Ukraine become the new Sy...
The US authorities have made a decision to send to Ukraine additional “...
Getting what we pay for, sick leave s...
Wednesday, April 23, 2014   ELECTION   ► In today’s Seattle T...
Lengthy turn times drawing complaints...
The Port of Oakland has come a long way from last summer, when harbor trucker...
Good News In The Air
Rarely a day goes by without hearing about another disaster for the union mov...

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Local Forecast

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

Tonight

Rain. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 100%
Rain

Lo 46 °F

Rain. Low around 46. South wind 9 to 14 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.


Thursday

Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 80%
Showers

Hi 56 °F

Showers. High near 56. South southwest wind around 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.


Thursday
Night

Chance Showers. Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%
Chance
Showers

Lo 42 °F

A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 7 to 14 mph.


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

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