Apr 3, 2024 - News

Morning Buzz: Potato debate

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🥔 Sen. Maria Cantwell is among the lawmakers pushing to keep potatoes classified as a vegetable after a government agency suggested it might recategorize them as a grain. (Tacoma News Tribune)

🌊 Southern resident orcas could be on the brink of extinction, new research shows. (Seattle Times)

🍔 Burgermaster is taking over the site of Issaquah's dearly departed Triple XXX Rootbeer Drive-In, with a limited menu coming this summer. (KING 5)

ğŸŽ Seattle Public Schools is expected to appoint new board members today following two resignations earlier this year. (Cascade PBS)

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