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Pennsylvania groundhog set to ‘predict’ whether winter ends

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:10

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — The handlers of Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog are set to predict whether we’ll have early spring-like weather or have to suffer through the end of winter. Members of Punxsutawney Phil’s top hat-wearing inner circle plan to reveal their forecast at sunrise, just before 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. A German legend has it […]
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Pennsylvania groundhog set to ‘predict’ whether winter ends

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:10

PUNXSUTAWNEY, Pa. (AP) — The handlers of Pennsylvania’s most famous groundhog are set to predict whether we’ll have early spring-like weather or have to suffer through the end of winter. Members of Punxsutawney Phil’s top hat-wearing inner circle plan to reveal their forecast at sunrise, just before 7:30 a.m. Tuesday. A German legend has it […]

Annual tally shows homelessness growing in Snohomish County, too

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:09

Like King County, volunteers conducted an annual tally last week, of which found a significant increase in the number of people sleeping outside over last year.
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Annual tally shows homelessness growing in Snohomish County, too

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:09

Like King County, volunteers conducted an annual tally last week, of which found a significant increase in the number of people sleeping outside over last year.
Categories: Sports Center

Annual tally shows homelessness growing in Snohomish County, too

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:09

Like King County, volunteers conducted an annual tally last week, of which found a significant increase in the number of people sleeping outside over last year.

US firm in China meat scandal disputes court's verdict

Yahoo! National News - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:04
HONG KONG (AP) — A U.S. meat supplier is disputing a Chinese court's verdict that its local subsidiary sold expired chicken and beef to McDonald's, KFC and other fast food restaurants in China.

Obama meets with GOP congressional leaders to hash out legislative agenda

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:01

Trade, cancer and Puerto Rico among topics that could come up at the White House meeting.

       

House fails to override president's veto of Obamacare repeal

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:01

GOP leaders are using the issue to try to convince voters to elect a Republican president.

       

Protecting black history from gentrification

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:01

In Brooklyn, N.Y., in the gentrifying Bedford-Stuyvesant, once known as “Do or die Bed-Stuy,” three remaining houses from a black community ...

       

Q&A: U. of Missouri's interim president on changing campus culture

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:01

Growing up in Mississippi in the 1960s, Mike Middleton was no stranger to racial inequality.

       

Civil rights vs. staying open: Alabama State had delicate balance

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 14:00

Opposite the threat to shut ASU down were students and faculty members who were primary drivers of the civil rights movement.

       

Phoenix Suns fire coach Jeff Hornacek, promote ex-Sonic Earl Watson to interim coach

NBA - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:58

Former Sonics guard Earl Watson is interim coach of the Phoenix Suns, who fired Jeff Hornacek after a 14-35 start to the season.
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Phoenix Suns fire coach Jeff Hornacek, promote ex-Sonic Earl Watson to interim coach

Seattle Seahawks - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:58

Former Sonics guard Earl Watson is interim coach of the Phoenix Suns, who fired Jeff Hornacek after a 14-35 start to the season.
Categories: Sports Center

Phoenix Suns fire coach Jeff Hornacek, promote ex-Sonic Earl Watson to interim coach

Seattle Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:58

Former Sonics guard Earl Watson is interim coach of the Phoenix Suns, who fired Jeff Hornacek after a 14-35 start to the season.

For John Kasich, two roads diverge in New Hampshire

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:55

He has to battle fresh attacks from Marco Rubio and maybe pluck off some who supported Donald Trump.

       

For the Record: GOP in Cruz control, Dems in neutral

USAToday.com Top Stories - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:53

We tried to save all 14 candidates — really, we did. But we only had room for 12 in the lifeboats when the Cruz started Berning, and we may ...

       

The 2016 Race: Why a ‘Virtual Tie’ in Iowa Is Better for Clinton Than Sanders

New York Times Headlines - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:51
The no-decision is likely to make Bernie Sanders’s long odds of securing the nomination even longer.









White Pass - 2/1/2016 9:21:21 PM

White Pass Report - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:50
White Pass US12
2/1/2016 9:21:21 PM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Westbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway bare and wet. A traffic light is directing traffic through a single lane near the repaired areas both east and west of the pass. Drivers can expect delays at the signals. Monday, Feb 1, 7 AM to noon, expect 30 minute delays. Feb. 2 through the end of March, work will stop for the remainder of the winter. Work to reconstruct the roadway in the three washout locations will resume around the first part of April.

Weather:
Partly cloudy

Satus Pass - 2/1/2016 9:36:43 PM

Satus Pass Report - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:50
Satus Pass US97
2/1/2016 9:36:43 PM

Temperature: 31 °F

Restrictions Northbound:
No restrictions

Restrictions Southbound:
No restrictions

Conditions:
Roadway is bare and dry

Weather:
Clear skies

Stevens Pass - 2/1/2016 9:20:43 PM

Stevens Pass Report - Tue, 02/02/2016 - 13:50
Stevens Pass US2
2/1/2016 9:20:43 PM

Temperature: 27 °F

Restrictions Eastbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Restrictions Westbound:
Traction Tires Advised, Oversize Vehicles Prohibited.

Conditions:
Roadway has snow and slush

Weather:
Lightly snowing with areas of fog