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Sticker shock: Which U.S. schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

U.S. residents enrolled at Washington institutions of higher learning face among the steepest cost of attending in-state colleges and universities in the U.S., according to an analysis of federal data.

Cost of college went up for all students at Bellingham Technical College

In-state tuition and fees rose 4 percent for 2018-19 at Bellingham Technical College, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Yakima non-farm payroll employees increase by 0.6% since last year

The number of employees on non-farm payrolls for the month of February in the Yakima metropolitan statistical area was 86,100, a 0.6 percent increase over the same period last year, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

15.1% of households in LaCrosse received food stamps in 2017

LaCrosse ranked 275th in Washington for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

59.8% unemployed in Lake Cavanaugh in 2017

59.8 percent of Lake Cavanaugh residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Cost of college went up for resident students at Big Bend Community College

In-state tuition and fees rose 0.3 percent for 2018-19 at Big Bend Community College, according to recent data from the U.S. Department of Education.

Census Bureau: More men than women in Cascade Valley in 2017

Of the 1,797 people living in Cascade Valley in 2017, 44.6 percent (802) were women and 55.4 percent (995) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Washington Business Daily

Census Bureau: More women than men in Castle Rock in 2017

Of the 2,899 people living in Castle Rock in 2017, 53.1 percent (1,538) were women and 46.9 percent (1,361) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Washington Business Daily

23.7 percent of people 25 or older had an associate's degree or higher in Lochsloy, Washington

23.7 percent of people 25 years or older had an associate's degree or higher in Lochsloy, Washington in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau: 0.7% of people in Machias identified as multi-racial in 2017

Of the 886 citizens living in Machias in 2017, 99.3% said they were only one race while 0.7% said they were two or more races, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained on Aug. 2 by the Washington Business Daily.

Port Ludlow ranked 288th in state for resident earnings in 2017

Port Ludlow ranked 288th among cities in Washington by annual earnings per resident, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Paper and paper products wholesalers report 0.3 percent increase in July inventories

Inventories held by paper and paper products wholesalers in July were valued at $9.5 billion, an increase of 0.3 percent from the revised June 2019 level, according to the U.S. Census Bureau.

Census Bureau reports Hartline population was 153 in 2017

Hartline, Washington had a population of 153 people in 2017, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Washington Business Daily.

40.4% unemployed in Yacolt in 2017

40.4 percent of Yacolt residents between 16 and 65 years old were unemployed in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau.

15.3% of households in Selah received food stamps in 2017

Selah ranked 272nd in Washington for the percentage of households receiving food stamps in 2017, according to data obtained from the U.S. Census Bureau in August.

Census Bureau: More women than men in Cathcart in 2017

Of the 2,506 people living in Cathcart in 2017, 54.5 percent (1,365) were women and 45.5 percent (1,141) were men, according to U.S. Census Bureau data obtained by the Washington Business Daily

Residents and visitors to Mississippi paid $7.9 billion in taxes in 2018

Mississippi collected $7.9 billion in taxes in 2018, a 2.1 percent increase from the previous year, according to the U.S. Census Bureau’s Annual Survey of State Government Tax Collections (STC).

Authorization for construction on housing units in the West increases in May

The total number of housing units for which construction was authorized but not started in May for the United States’ West region was 51,500, compared to 50,800 for April, according to figures released jointly by the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

New manufacturing orders for computers and related products fall 3.1 percent in May

New orders for computers and related products decreased $57 million, or 3.1 percent, to $1.76 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

New manufacturing orders for motor vehicles and parts climb 0.9 percent in May

New orders for motor vehicles and parts increased $521 million, or 0.9 percent, to $60.67 billion in May, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report which was released in August.

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