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  • If you had to use one word to describe Jennifer “Non-stop” would be a good one. Other words that apply are enthusiastic, friendly, and knowledgeable.  Jennifer has worked in libraries for over 25 years starting in her high school years... MORE »
  • From the desk of Marlys Rudeen. While looking through issues of the Newport Miner for 1907, I came across the following quote – “Poor old Spokane has had to bow to the inevitable, and beginning next Sunday the lid will be jammed... MORE »
  • On July 14, 2014, The Library Development Program of the Washington State Library, a division of the Office of the Secretary of State (OSOS), announced the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a Needs Assessment of its Statewide... MORE »
  • From the desk of Marlys Rudeen One of the most notorious citizens of Aberdeen in the early 20th century was William Gohl. While he might have listed his occupation as agent for the Sailors’ Union of the Pacific, his real job included... MORE »
  • From the desk of Marlys Rudeen The year is 1889 and Washington Territory is on its way to becoming Washington State. There’s a great deal of enthusiasm for the process, and a great deal of regional competition as a constitutional convention... MORE »

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