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

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Opponents of safe-injection sites say they have signatures to put ban on ballot (The Seattle Times)
Only a quarter of Washington school-board races are contested (The Seattle Times)
Six things to know about Thurston County’s primary election (The Olympian)
How should West Richland plan for growth? Candidates for council disagree (Tri-City Herald)
COLUMN: How King County Prop 1 can feed imagination and creativity (Nicole Brodeur/The Seattle Times)

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