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Mushroom Permits Available

The USDA says now… as the snow recedes, mushrooms will begin returning to the forest floor. Personal-use mushroom picking is free and does not require a permit or payment under the legal limits, which authorizes an individual to harvest, possess, or transport less than a gallon of them in Oregon and less than five gallons […]

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Good Jobs Aplenty in Washington

If you are looking for work, you might be in the right place. According to a new study, the state of Washington is the best state for job hunters. The personal finance website WalletHub compared all 50 states across 35 key indicators of job-market strength, opportunity, and economic vitality to determine the best and worst […]

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More Firefighters Needed

The Washington State Department of Natural Resources has plans to hire 61 permanent positions related to fire fighting and forest health, including hand crew superintendents, foremen and squad bosses, and heavy equipment operators. While these type of positions are usually seasonal, and based on the level of firefighting activity, the recent hotter, drier weather they […]

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Majority of Washington Residents Report Subscription Issues

The Washington State Attorney General’s Office says 59% of Washingtonians may have been unintentionally enrolled in a subscription plan or service when they thought they made a one-time purchase. That equates to just over 3.5 million of the 6 million people living in Washington State. Investigators also say more than 100,000 Washingtonians may have been […]

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