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Washington 49, Sacramento State 0: First impressions

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 05:11
Some early impressions from the Huskies' 49-0 win over the Hornets in UW's home opener.a

Pregame notes and lineups: Franklin Gutierrez back in the starting lineup

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 05:05
Franklin Gutierrez is back in the starting lineup for the first time in 10 days. Gutierrez had been out with pain and discomfort in his pelvic area – a common issue because of ankylosing spondylitis . There really is no predicting when the inflammation and pain will arise. And there is not much the training staff […]

How your members of Congress voted

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 04:54
Congress resumed meeting in Washington, D.C., this week, after its August recess. Here’s how Washington state’s members of the House and Senate voted on major issues in the week ending Sept. 11.

Latest state Fish and Wildlife ocean salmon catch data

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 03:08
Here is a rundown on coastal salmon catch figures gathered by state Fish and Wildlife on how fishing success fared: ILWACO (Coho quota is 79,400 and chinook guideline is 15,000) 79,400 hatchery coho catch quota and 15,000 chinook: 134 anglers June 13-14 with 75 chinook and 120 hatchery-marked coho for 1.46 catch per rod average […]

Take 2: Why these Seahawks are different and ready to make history

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 02:10
BY MARK TYE TURNER The Seahawks are set to begin their 40th season in the NFL. Things are a lot different from the first time our guys in blue and green first suited up in the bicentennial year of 1976. No longer do they play games inside the Kingdome. In fact, the Seahawks have not […]

Latest Columbia River northern pikeminnow reward catch program data

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 02:08
Here is the latest update for the Northern Pikeminnow Sport Reward Fishery Program happening on the Columbia River. The harvest total from Aug. 31-Sept. 6 was 9,600 pikeminnow for 744 anglers, for a catch average of 12.9 fish per angler with two tags recovered compared to Aug. 24-30 was  9,988 pikeminnow for 783 anglers, for […]

Why the Seahawks’ front seven is the best in the NFL

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 01:33
If there is one Seahawk certainty heading into the opener, it’s this: The front seven is the strength of the team. From pass-rushing to run-stopping, this is the most skilled septet in the NFL.

Pac-12 Network walks away from talks with DirecTV

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 01:30
Sorry DirecTV subscribers, you won't be getting the Pac-12 Network this season

Seahawks-Rams: What to watch

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 01:04
Here is what to watch when the Seahawks play the Rams Sunday.

Sights & sounds from Bellevue’s loss to No. 1 Bishop Gorman

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 00:35
Excitement ran high for Bellevue in their season opener, but several miscues led to their loss against the nation’s No. 1 team from Las Vegas.

Husky Game Center: UW hosts Sacramento State in home opener

Seattle Times Headlines - Sun, 09/13/2015 - 00:05
Follow along live with reporter Adam Jude as the Huskies host Sacramento State in their season home opener at Husky Stadium in Seattle.

Everett Coho Derby, the largest fishing derby on West Coast, is next weekend, and expected to lure thousands onto the water

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 23:08
The coho have arrived in decent numbers, and that is great news for anglers planning on taking part in the Everett Coho Derby next weekend (Sept. 19-20) – the largest salmon fishing derby on the West Coast. “It converted to almost 100 percent coho in what seemed like overnight, and there are good numbers of […]

Richland Iraqi refugee’s citizenship is stalled

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 22:22
KENNEWICK, Wash. (AP) — A lot has gone right for Mushtaq Jihad in past year or so. He has a new prosthetic leg thanks to a Tri-City community fundraising effort. He was diagnosed with leukemia in 2013, but he looks healthier and stronger than ever. The Richland man and his wife have a network of […]

Guilty plea in poaching of big leaf maples in SW Washington

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 22:02
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A 28-year-old man has pleaded guilty to illegally harvesting bigleaf maple trees in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest in southwest Washington and selling the most valuable portions to a local lumber mill. Ryan Justice entered his guilty plea to theft of government property in federal court in Tacoma Thursday. Federal prosecutors […]

Woman’s not sure her fellow is ‘The One’

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 22:00
At 24, she probably hasn’t come fully into her own, says Carolyn Hax. Her advice: Enjoy his company for now and see what happens.

Rant & Rave: One reader is so over the ‘Baby on Board’ signs

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 21:00
Readers thank farmers market entertainers, complain about “baby on board” stickers.

‘The Gates of Evangeline’: among the missing

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 21:00
In Hester Young’s debut novel “The Gates of Evangeline,” a journalist grieving the loss of her own son agrees to write about a four-decades-old mystery involving a young boy who vanished from a Louisiana estate.

Husky GameCenter: UW vs. Sacramento State

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 20:34
Join in on a live pregame chat at 10 a.m. to preview the Huskies' home opener against Sacramento State. Kickoff is set for 11 a.m. at Husky Stadium for a Pac-12 Networks broadcast.

Shamar Malik Woolery’s TD in final minute lifts Kent-Meridian over Auburn, 41-36

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 14:30
Woolery scored his fourth touchdown of the game on a 25-yard blast up the middle with 57.3 seconds to play Friday night at Troy Field to give the Royals (1-1) a second straight win over their longtime rivals.

Notes and quotes from Seattle’s win against Western Conference-leading Minnesota on Sept. 11

Seattle Times Headlines - Sat, 09/12/2015 - 14:23
Youth on display at KeyArena as the Storm beat the Lynx, 78-64. Four Storm players finished scoring in double figures.