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» App of the Week: CoupConnect lets you...
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» List Leaders: Meet the 5 biggest priv...
» Daniels Real Estate's latest project:...
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» Investigative report vindicates insur...
» Portland voters to decide fate of par...
» Portland’s Househappy raises more cas...
» Geeky study: Yes, Geocaching can help...
» Going higher: Biotech company takes B...
» IBR gives kudos to construction proje...
» How does T-Mobile CEO Legere's pay co...
» Portland creative agency teams with k...
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» Here's what Suzie Burke's doing with ...
» Want bricks for some sheep? Microsoft...

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

PMA and ILWU Provide Update on Contra...
SAN FRANCISCO (July 25, 2014) – The International Longshore and Warehouse Uni...
United Grain operations slow at Port ...
”The governor’s decision to stop providing taxpayer-subsidized pu...
Marvin Miller Will Not Be Mentioned, ...
Sunday there will be yet another ceremony at the National Baseball Hall of Fa...
U.S. grain farmers resort to giant st...
The grain storage bags, which are about 300-foot (91-m) long and 10 feet in d...
‘For’ but against, corporate deserter...
Friday, July 25, 2014   AIRLINES   ► In today’s News Tribune ...
ICTSI raises $350M from ‘innovative’ ...
From ICTSI’s hometown newspaper in the Philippines, the Manila Bulletin...



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Local Forecast

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



Hi 78 °F

Sunny, with a high near 78. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.


Mostly Clear

Lo 55 °F

Mostly clear, with a low around 55. North northwest wind 6 to 9 mph.



Hi 82 °F

Sunny, with a high near 82. Light north wind becoming north northwest 5 to 9 mph in the morning.

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

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