%%%74ed8df15e55643fe73f4e235ed32ad4%%%Here is the weekly update on the Northern Pikeminnow Sport Reward Fishery Program happening on the Columbia River.
Here are some notable notes for today's Sounders FC match against Chivas USA at CenturyLink Field:
This weekend’s first wave of King County Metro bus cuts affect mainly low-ridership routes.
So it's looking like it might have been nice to have some locker room access this week to hear some of the Stanford and UW alums on the Huskies sound off about today's game between the Huskies and the Cardinal.
A Montana teacher was sentenced Friday to 10 years in prison in a notorious student rape case that dragged on for years and led to the censure of a judge who partially blamed the victim.
Leonard Pitts’ column in last Sunday’s Seattle Times was very upsetting [“What is and is not child abuse,” Opinion, Sept. 21].
Some tidbits from the week. To wit:
The Corps of Engineers plans major work on the jetties on both sides of the mouth of the Columbia River in Oregon and Washington that were built nearly a century ago to help ships navigate the channel.
Here is the latest fishing report from Anton Jones of Darrell & Dad's Family Guide Service:
Surrounded by compatriots among a row of white canvas tents and prefabricated homes, Bahjat Molla sings mournfully of missing his Latakia home, of the aroma of freshly brewed coffee, of sitting with his mother.
The Sounders look to break a two-match losing streak when they welcome Chivas USA to CenturyLink Field on Saturday afternoon.
The Lacey, Washington, firefighters weren't done once they extinguished a mobile home fire in the community near Olympia. Next, they grabbed a family of hamsters they'd spotted inside the burning building and brought them outside to safety.
A man fired from an Oklahoma food processing plant beheaded a woman with a knife and was attacking another worker when he was shot and wounded by a company official, police say.
Four members of a Texas college softball team were killed after a tractor-trailer crossed the center median and collided with the team's van Friday night just south of Turner Falls, authorities said.
Join me for a live chat at noon today to preview the Huskies' Pac-12 opener against No. 16 Stanford.
Three years after winning its independence, South Sudan is facing one of the world’s worst humanitarian crises, according to the U.N. A civil war has killed thousands and forced at least 1.8 million people to flee their homes. And millions are hungry; some are eating leaves from trees.
Jessie Burton’s fine historical novel “The Miniaturist” is a drama with a mystery, about a 17th-century teenager in Amsterdam whose wedding gift — a dollhouse replica of her own home — is more than just a toy.
Uighur craftsmen have elevated knife-making to a high art, and their ornate knives are prized by tourists. But Chinese authorities, who blame Uighurs for recent terrorist attacks, have cracked down on their knife industry, even banning sales and closing stores for a week.
As casualties have mounted in the war, Ukrainian citizens and support groups for wounded soldiers and their families have begun to rally behind their long-neglected, resource-starved army in a rush of patriotic feeling.