The Capitol Buzz is a daily summary of online news clips from across the state, discussing policies and politics affecting Washington state.

AGRICULTURE & WATER

BUSINESS, ECONOMY & LABOR

COURTS, CRIME & LAW ENFORCEMENT

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EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS & SERVICES

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LOCAL GOVERNMENT

MARIJUANA

Marijuana sales up in Cowlitz County, but stores say profits are low (The Daily News)

MENTAL HEALTH

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OPEN GOVERNMENT

OPIOIDS

POLITICS

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STATE

EDITORIAL: Voters have zero say on pay hike for our state officials (Walla Walla Union-Bulletin)

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