Austin Jenkins http://ijpr.org en National Guard Searcher Describes 'Sifting' Through Crushed House http://ijpr.org/post/national-guard-searcher-describes-sifting-through-crushed-house <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/03/032614AJ_GuardUpdate_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The Washington National Guard has now deployed two Black Hawk helicopters to the Oso landslide.&#160;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">On the ground, specially-trained search teams looked for victims in the mud and debris.</span><p> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:47:35 +0000 Austin Jenkins 9790 at http://ijpr.org National Guard Searcher Describes 'Sifting' Through Crushed House First Trooper On Scene Of Landslide Describes Baby Rescue http://ijpr.org/post/first-trooper-scene-landslide-describes-baby-rescue <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/03/032614AJ_MudslideTrooper_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>One of the first pictures from the Oso landslide was of a muddied state trooper emerging from the disaster zone just after helping to rescue a critically injured baby.<p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 22:46:21 +0000 Austin Jenkins 9783 at http://ijpr.org First Trooper On Scene Of Landslide Describes Baby Rescue Why Are Democrats Suddenly Talking About Minimum Wage? http://ijpr.org/post/why-are-democrats-suddenly-talking-about-minimum-wage <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/02/021414AJ_MinimumWage_web.mp3" class="asset-audio">It&#039;s No Accident Democrats Are Suddenly Talking About Minimum Wage</a><p>We’re hearing a lot these days about raising the minimum wage.<p> Mon, 24 Feb 2014 01:25:26 +0000 Austin Jenkins 8085 at http://ijpr.org Why Are Democrats Suddenly Talking About Minimum Wage? Washington Governor Won't Sign Death Warrants http://ijpr.org/post/washington-governor-wont-sign-death-warrants <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/02/021114AJ_InsleePresser_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Washington Governor Jay Inslee has announced a de facto moratorium on the death penalty.<p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 00:26:10 +0000 Austin Jenkins 7593 at http://ijpr.org Washington Governor Won't Sign Death Warrants Execution Witnesses In Washington To See Needle Insertion http://ijpr.org/post/execution-witnesses-washington-see-needle-insertion <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/01/012914AJ_NewProtocols_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>The next time a death row inmate is executed by lethal injection in Washington state, witnesses will see more of the process.<p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 00:09:58 +0000 Austin Jenkins 7000 at http://ijpr.org Execution Witnesses In Washington To See Needle Insertion Online Gun Exchange To Launch On Eve Of Washington Gun Hearings http://ijpr.org/post/online-gun-exchange-launch-eve-washington-gun-hearings <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/01/012414AJ_GunDebate_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>Starting Monday, Washington gun owners will have a new place to sell their firearms. That’s when a website called Washington Gun Exchange plans to launch.<p> Mon, 27 Jan 2014 22:56:38 +0000 Austin Jenkins 6820 at http://ijpr.org Online Gun Exchange To Launch On Eve Of Washington Gun Hearings Medical Marijuana Patients Denounce Proposed Plant Limits, Patient Registry http://ijpr.org/post/medical-marijuana-patients-denounce-proposed-plant-limits-patient-registry <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2014/01/011514AJ_Day_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>One of the hottest topics before the Washington legislature this year is how to regulate the medical marijuana marketplace.<p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 00:57:37 +0000 Austin Jenkins 6253 at http://ijpr.org Medical Marijuana Patients Denounce Proposed Plant Limits, Patient Registry Recruiting Prison Health Care Workers Could Get Harder Under Affordable Care Act http://ijpr.org/post/recruiting-prison-health-care-workers-could-get-harder-under-affordable-care-act <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/12/122313AJ_PrisonHealthCare_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>It’s no easy task to find doctors, nurses and other health care professionals to take a job in a prison. The stigma alone is a major barrier. Not to mention concerns about personal safety.<p> Tue, 14 Jan 2014 06:54:12 +0000 Austin Jenkins 5218 at http://ijpr.org Recruiting Prison Health Care Workers Could Get Harder Under Affordable Care Act Study: Pot Use In Washington Double Original Projections http://ijpr.org/post/study-pot-use-washington-double-original-projections <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/12/121713AJ_PotForecast_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>If there is such a thing, the typical pot smoker in Washington is a white male, 35 or younger with some college education. And he smokes a lot more weed than anyone thought.<p> Wed, 18 Dec 2013 18:46:43 +0000 Austin Jenkins 4908 at http://ijpr.org Study: Pot Use In Washington Double Original Projections Seed-To-Sale Tracking Alone Won't Stop Marijuana 'Leakage' http://ijpr.org/post/seed-sale-tracking-alone-wont-stop-marijuana-leakage <a href="http://cpa.ds.npr.org/northwestnews/audio/2013/12/121613AJ_PotTracking_web.mp3" class="asset-audio"></a><p>As Washington moves to legalize recreational pot, preventing “leakage” to other states like Oregon and Idaho is a top priority of the U.S.&#160;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Justice</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Department</span><p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 02:56:21 +0000 Austin Jenkins 4794 at http://ijpr.org Seed-To-Sale Tracking Alone Won't Stop Marijuana 'Leakage'