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Entries in WSDA News (66)

Friday
May022014

DR. MARY JENNINGS: Celebrating Diversity

 This month’s magazine celebrates diversity. Washington State has enjoyed such a diverse population that many of us forget that there are beautiful stories to tell and serious problems to solve.

Judging from my looks, one would never think I am a registered member of the Chickasaw Nation. Levi Colbert, the civil chief of the Chickasaws at our time of removal on the Trail of Tears, was my four times great grandfather. The Chickasaws are known as “Unconquered and Unconquerable” and that is how I was raised.

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Tuesday
Apr222014

Can you help the Army identify a female's remains found near Joint Base Lewis McCord?

The U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command, commonly referred to as CID, is offering a $15,000 reward to anyone with information leading to the identification of human remains found on Joint Base Lewis-McCord, Wash., and any circumstances surrounding the victim’s death.

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Wednesday
Apr092014

WSDA NEWS ISSUE 5 · ONLINE TODAY!

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Wednesday
Mar122014

DELTA DENTAL: DOING THE RIGHT THING?

 By Dr. Mary Jennings, Editor, WSDA News

The Affordable Care Act’s Pediatric Dental Health Benefit is one of the poorest pieces of legislation ever drafted. It looks like an afterthought. I believe it was irresponsible, if not down right lazy, to send this weak and undefined benefit out to the world like a spring lamb to wolves. 

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