High Avalanche Threat in the Area

Friends of the Payette Avalanche Center

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Considerable avalanche hazard exists today. Stiff wind slabs still exist in middle and upper elevation terrain features. These avalanches could be large to very large. The sun will be in full effect today. Watch for wet loose avalanches on south-facing slopes in all elevations.

Washington State’s Marijuana Tax has Raised More Than $3B

The Center Square

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(The Center Square) – Washington state's tax coffers are much higher because of legal marijuana. That’s according to a recent report by the Marijuana Policy Project (MPP), a Washington, D.C.-based group advocating for legal reforms on cannabis. The report looks at tax revenue generated from state-legal, adult-use cannabis since 2014 when sales began in Colorado and Washington state.

Factcheck Friday - Death of Betty White Leads to Swirl of Falsehoods on Social Media

Information from Factcheck.org

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Betty White, an award-winning actress, started her career in Hollywood in the 1940s as a personality on various radio shows before she regularly appeared on “Hollywood on Television” in 1949. She was the first woman in the U.S. to produce a national TV show, and she won five Emmy Awards during her career of more than 70 years.


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