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Secretary of state will undergo treatment for colon cancer

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman says she will undergo treatment for colon cancer over the next several weeks.She said in a statement Monday that she remains committed to her role as secretary of state and will be able to continue performing her official duties during her treatment and recovery periods.Assistant Secretary Mark Neary will assume responsibility for day-to-day operations when Wyman is out of the office for treatment.