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A Mother’s Reflection on an Ill-fated Phone Call

A Mother’s Reflection on an Ill-fated Phone Call

March 9, 2016

Fear, concern and worry are just a few of the feelings that overwhelm parents when they hear the words, ...

Domestic Violence Stands No Chance Against YWCA

Domestic Violence Stands No Chance Against YWCA

February 24, 2016

The YWCA seeks to empower women and the community through combatting domestic and dating violence. Who...

Pacific Northwest Weather Mellows the Mood

Pacific Northwest Weather Mellows the Mood

February 24, 2016

When the fall and winter months arrive, they don’t just bring leaves, snow and rain. They bring months o...

PNAJE Press Release

Press Release

May 21, 2015

Filed under Local News, News

The best in community college journalism in the Pacific Northwest was on display Sunday when results were released in a newly formatted contest that drew entries from reporters and editors from 13 schools in Oregon and Washington who competed in reporting, photography, page design, web presence and writing. The Pioneer was...

Bill proposed to change legal smoking age to 21

Bill proposed to change legal smoking age to 21

February 19, 2015

Washington State was presented a proposal that would change the legal smoking age to increase from 18...

Ferguson shooting prompts local panel on racial issues

Ferguson shooting prompts local panel on racial issues

October 9, 2014

“I am not an African American and I will never know what that’s like,” said State Rep Denny Heck,...

Economic equality for women in Washington State

Economic equality for women in Washington State

August 26, 2014

“There is no coordination of ‘Why is it important for me? How does it relate to me as a woman, as...

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