The Wenatchee World

Weather:

Weather

The latest extended forecast from The Weather Channel

Remove this weather forecast

This Afternoon

Hi82° Isolated Showers

Tonight

Lo65° Scattered Showers

Saturday

Hi76° Chance Showers

Saturday Night

Lo56° Chance Showers

Sunday

Hi70° Chance Showers

Sunday Night

Lo55° Slight Chance Showers

Monday

Hi72° Slight Chance Showers

Monday Night

Lo55° Chance Showers

Tuesday

Hi75° Slight Chance Showers then Mostly Cloudy

Tuesday Night

Lo55° Slight Chance Showers

State’s lawmakers hold breath in uneasy pot issue

Send to Kindle
Print This
WASHINGTON — Washington state’s new marijuana-legalization law, which takes effect today, is a direct affront to federal drug policy. So does Dave Reichert — the King County sheriff-turned-congressman — think users still should be subject to arrest by federal agents? He isn’t saying. Neither is Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers of Spokane, the highest-ranking Republican woman in Congress.

View my options or Sign in