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Russ Hemphill

Department: Editorial

Position: Metro Editor

Responsibilities: Photographer, Reporter

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  1. Look here for links to reports and Q&As on races The World is following for the Aug. 2 Primary Election and the Nov. 8 General Election.
  2. NCW — The five biggest stories of 2015 just aren't going away. From wildfires to Alcoa's closing to the growth of legal marijuana, these stories will affect us for years to come.
  3. Look here for for more than 35 links to reports and Q&As on races The World is following for the Nov. 3 General Election.
  4. EPHRATA — A ban on all outdoor burning in Grant County is being lifted, effective Thursday.
  5. WENATCHEE — Voters on Tuesday were overwhelmingly approving a proposal to annex Wenatchee's fire department into Chelan County Fire District 1. It was passing 92 percent to 8 percent inside the city and 88 percent to 12 percent in the fire district.