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FRIDAY, OCT. 30, 2015

THURSDAY, OCT. 31, 2013

Yo ho Halloween at governor's mansion

OLYMPIA -- Gov. Jay Inslee and wife Trudi will be hitting the pirate theme tonight for trick or treaters at the Governor's Mansion. Technically, there are only treaters. The security system at the governor's mansion discourages tricksters. But the mansion is a stop on may...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 31, 2012

OLYMPIA -- Gov. Chris Gregoire, dressed as Alice in Wonderland, with husband Mike dressed as the White Rabbit, greets 2 1/2 year old Jack Kesler of Olympia Halloween night at the governor's mansion. (Jim Camden)

Gov. 'Alice' offers treats

Gov.Chris Gregoire as Alice, and husband Mike greet trick or treater Jack Kesler, age 2 1/2 at the Governor's Mansion. OLYMPIA -- One thing Gov. Chris Gregoire is likely to miss when she leaves office at the end of this year is Halloween trick or...

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It's Halloween. Take your signs down

It's Halloween, which is great for the candy manufacturers, fun for the kids, but often terrible for campaign signs. Those placards on a stick are among the easiest targets for Halloween mischief. Mustaches and devils horns get spray-painted onto candidate faces, obscenities get scrawled on...

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THURSDAY, OCT. 25, 2012

Wonderland at Gov mansion? 1 day only

OLYMPIA -- Gov. Chris Gregoire and her husband Mike have picked out their costumes to greet trick-or-treaters next week. The governor will be appearing as Alice, of Wonderland fame. Mike Gregoire will be dressed as the White Rabbit. During Gregoire's tenure, the mansion has been...

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WEDNESDAY, OCT. 19, 2011

Does Sesame Street have a governor?

OLYMPIA -- Gov. Chris Gregoire's office just revealed one of the year's most eagerly awaited announcements: What the governor will be for Halloween. Gregoire and her husband Mike traditionally don costumes and greet kids at the governor's mansion for a couple of hours on Halloween...

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SUNDAY, OCT. 31, 2010

Happy Halloween from the Gov's Mansion

OLYMPIA -- Gov. Chris Gregoire is dressing as Morticia Addams this year for Halloween, and husband Mike is dressing as Gomez.They're hosting Halloween at the governor's mansion, an annual event at the state capital. Kids get candy, and five will find they have tickets to...

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