66-Year-Old Man Hit By Car Leaving Locomotive Park in December has Succumbed to his Injuries

Lewiston Police Department

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LEWISTON - The 66-year-old Lewiston man struck by a vehicle while crossing Main Street on 12/23/21 has died. Duane Schmidt died at the Northern Idaho Advanced Care Hospital in Post Falls on 1/13/22. Lewiston Police believe the vehicle that struck Schmidt was a white, 2006 Dodge pickup truck with aftermarket headlights. A photo of the style of headlights is attached to this updated release.

Inslee Updates Decades-Old Affirmative Action Guidance for More Equity in Hiring, Education and Contracting

Governor Jay Inslee

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OLYMPIA - Governor Jay Inslee signed an executive order Monday, January 17, that rescinds Directive 98-01, a 23-year-old document that was supposed to provide agencies with instructions on how to implement Initiative 200 (I-200) on affirmative action. Instead, the directive was overly restrictive.

Long-term care tax: Democrats Push Delay, Republicans Push Repeal and Replace

The Center Square

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(The Center Square) – Democrats in the Washington State Legislature continue to fast track two bills to delay and fix the troubled WA Cares long-term care tax, while Republican lawmakers are pushing to repeal the program and associated payroll tax and replace it with a privately managed program.

Pullman Regional Hospital Names Carrie Coen Chief Reliability Officer

Pullman Regional Hospital

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PULLMAN, WA – Pullman Regional Hospital has named Carrie Coen, DPT, Chief Reliability Officer. The new position was created to maintain a commitment as a high-reliability organization and align and integrate systems of safety, clinical practice, quality and risk management, human resources, finance, and operational performance improvement. Metrics such as patient satisfaction scores, medication errors, alarm fatigue, workplace exposures, and injuries, are examples of activities central to high reliability.  

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