The spring chinook fishery on the Icicle River is open Wednesday (May 20) through July 31, and the Wenatchee River will open Saturday until further notice. Each are expected to produce some fairly good action right from the get-go. State fisheries managers in-season predictions call for about 6,000 spring chinook heading to the Icicle, and […]
The Seattle City Council later this month will begin weighing giving some tenants a longer warning period before being evicted and making it easier for public agencies to buy rental units to keep them affordable.
It took a price cut to generate a run on Chevrolet’s 2015 Spark EV, with savvy car buyers realizing the lower price and federal electric vehicle tax credit can make for a super deal. Chevrolet lowered the starting retail price for the plucky subcompact electric car to $25,995 last month, making it the lowest-priced 2015 […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal Reserve policymakers largely agreed when they met last month that June would be too early to start raising interest rates, as they debated whether the economy’s winter weakness would fade or persist. While “a few” Fed officials believed that the U.S. economy would be ready to raise rates in June, they […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Target is beating Wal-Mart in the race to beef up sales. Target Corp. on Wednesday reported a nearly 52 percent surge in its first-quarter profit on strong sales of more profitable items like fashion and baby products, evidence that its efforts to turn around its business are paying off. The results […]
NEW YORK — Barbra Streisand is set to publish her long-discussed and long-promised memoir. The legendary singer-actress-filmmaker has a deal with Viking for her life story, the publisher announced Wednesday. The book is currently untitled and scheduled for 2017. According to Viking, Streisand will reflect on her childhood, her career and on the private life […]
IONIA, Mich. — It isn’t quite a message in a bottle, but an Ohio man says he found a 21-year-old message secreted in a camera film case that had traveled some 40 miles down the Grand River in western Michigan. Terry Smith tells WILX-TV (http://bit.ly/1R2M15X ) that he found the case with the messages inside […]