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In the year ahead, workers in more than half of U.S. states will see increases in the minimum wage

Plus: Six Washington cities celebrate birthdays

The team got off to a slow start, winning only two of 14 games their first year

Plus: Remembering WTO

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The new facility serves as a traditional food bank but looks like a grocery store

The 'father of Metro' leaves behind a vast legacy including the creation of the Municipality of Metropolitan Seattle and the cleanup of the badly polluted Lake Washington

Here are the six individuals chosen by the local online news outlet for their leadership and altruism