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Good catches of lake trout and cutthroat, but spotty for kokanee in Lake Chelan

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:08

Here is the latest fishing report from Anton Jones of Darrell & Dad’s Family Guide Service: Trolling for Lake Trout is hot on Lake Chelan in the Barrens and along Colyar Ledge. Kokanee fishing is spotty, but can be quite productive in locations as far flung as Moore Point to Rocky Point. Finally, fishing the […]
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Good catches of lake trout and cutthroat, but spotty for kokanee in Lake Chelan

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:08

Here is the latest fishing report from Anton Jones of Darrell & Dad’s Family Guide Service: Trolling for Lake Trout is hot on Lake Chelan in the Barrens and along Colyar Ledge. Kokanee fishing is spotty, but can be quite productive in locations as far flung as Moore Point to Rocky Point. Finally, fishing the […]
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Former California Gov. Pete Wilson endorses Ted Cruz

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a key pickup for his California campaign, Ted Cruz is being endorsed by former Gov. Pete Wilson. Two Republicans with knowledge of Wilson’s decision told The Associated Press that the former governor and U.S. senator will announce his support for Cruz on Saturday at the state Republican Party convention in Burlingame. […]
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Former California Gov. Pete Wilson endorses Ted Cruz

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:04

WASHINGTON (AP) — In a key pickup for his California campaign, Ted Cruz is being endorsed by former Gov. Pete Wilson. Two Republicans with knowledge of Wilson’s decision told The Associated Press that the former governor and U.S. senator will announce his support for Cruz on Saturday at the state Republican Party convention in Burlingame. […]
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Derby 2016: Undefeated Nyquist headlines Kentucky Derby

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:03

A year after American Pharoah thrilled the sports world by winning horse racing’s first Triple Crown in 37 years, here comes Nyquist. The colt named for Detroit Red Wings player Gustav Nyquist is looking like a worthy successor to a sport eager to retain the new fans it gained during American Pharoah’s sweep of the […]
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Derby 2016: Undefeated Nyquist headlines Kentucky Derby

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:03

A year after American Pharoah thrilled the sports world by winning horse racing’s first Triple Crown in 37 years, here comes Nyquist. The colt named for Detroit Red Wings player Gustav Nyquist is looking like a worthy successor to a sport eager to retain the new fans it gained during American Pharoah’s sweep of the […]
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No serious injuries after train hits car in downtown Suffolk

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:01

SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Authorities say no one was seriously injured when a Norfolk Southern train struck a car in Suffolk, Virginia. The city said in a statement that an Acura sedan became stuck on train tracks in downtown Suffolk and was struck by a westbound train around 1:30 a.m. Saturday. A 26-year-old male passenger […]
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No serious injuries after train hits car in downtown Suffolk

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:01

SUFFOLK, Va. (AP) — Authorities say no one was seriously injured when a Norfolk Southern train struck a car in Suffolk, Virginia. The city said in a statement that an Acura sedan became stuck on train tracks in downtown Suffolk and was struck by a westbound train around 1:30 a.m. Saturday. A 26-year-old male passenger […]
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Trails around Boise are mountain-biking gold

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:00

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A string of volunteer workers, mostly mountain bikers, were marching down an Avimor trail they just built toward a well-earned lunch when Steve Noyes put their effort in perspective. “We made the Earth a little more fun today,” Noyes said. Mountain bikers have been doing that across the Boise Foothills for […]
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Central Oregon’s Whychus Canyon is worth exploring

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:00

SISTERS, Ore. (AP) — Although I’ve roamed the extensive trails of Central Oregon for 15 years, I still come across areas where I have never set foot. Somehow I had yet to explore the Whychus Canyon Preserve, nearly 1,000 acres of stunning canyon and stream terrain where the pine trees stubbornly give way to the […]
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Trails around Boise are mountain-biking gold

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:00

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — A string of volunteer workers, mostly mountain bikers, were marching down an Avimor trail they just built toward a well-earned lunch when Steve Noyes put their effort in perspective. “We made the Earth a little more fun today,” Noyes said. Mountain bikers have been doing that across the Boise Foothills for […]
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Central Oregon’s Whychus Canyon is worth exploring

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 01:00

SISTERS, Ore. (AP) — Although I’ve roamed the extensive trails of Central Oregon for 15 years, I still come across areas where I have never set foot. Somehow I had yet to explore the Whychus Canyon Preserve, nearly 1,000 acres of stunning canyon and stream terrain where the pine trees stubbornly give way to the […]
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Gibraltar pushes for airport to be under EU aviation laws

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 00:48

GIBRALTAR (AP) — Gibraltar’s authorities have joined air-travel industry leaders in calling for the small British territory on Spain’s southwestern tip to be included in the European Union’s laws governing European aviation. Joseph Garcia, Gibraltar’s Civil Aviation Minister, says Saturday that Gibraltar is legally entitled to inclusion “by virtue of our terms of membership of […]
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Gibraltar pushes for airport to be under EU aviation laws

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 00:48

GIBRALTAR (AP) — Gibraltar’s authorities have joined air-travel industry leaders in calling for the small British territory on Spain’s southwestern tip to be included in the European Union’s laws governing European aviation. Joseph Garcia, Gibraltar’s Civil Aviation Minister, says Saturday that Gibraltar is legally entitled to inclusion “by virtue of our terms of membership of […]
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Raiders trade up to take QB Cook in fourth round

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 00:31

CHICAGO (AP) — Connor Cook set Michigan State records for passing touchdowns and yards through the air while becoming the winningest quarterback in school history. It didn’t mean very much in the NFL draft. Cook was selected by Oakland with the second pick of the fourth round Saturday, with the Raiders making a trade with […]
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Raiders trade up to take QB Cook in fourth round

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 00:31

CHICAGO (AP) — Connor Cook set Michigan State records for passing touchdowns and yards through the air while becoming the winningest quarterback in school history. It didn’t mean very much in the NFL draft. Cook was selected by Oakland with the second pick of the fourth round Saturday, with the Raiders making a trade with […]
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CA convention is a homecoming of sorts for Carly Fiorina

NBA - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 00:11

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — When Carly Fiorina speaks to the California Republican party convention at a hotel outside San Francisco airport Saturday night, it will be a homecoming of sorts for the newly-minted vice presidential candidate. Fiorina grew up in the Bay Area and became chief executive officer of Hewlett Packard there before plunging into […]
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CA convention is a homecoming of sorts for Carly Fiorina

Seattle Seahawks - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 00:11

BURLINGAME, Calif. (AP) — When Carly Fiorina speaks to the California Republican party convention at a hotel outside San Francisco airport Saturday night, it will be a homecoming of sorts for the newly-minted vice presidential candidate. Fiorina grew up in the Bay Area and became chief executive officer of Hewlett Packard there before plunging into […]
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Cowabunga! Ninja Turtles are official NYC ambassadors

NBA - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 23:52

NEW YORK (AP) — Cowabunga, dudes! The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are New York City’s official family ambassadors for 2016. The city’s tourism agency, NYC & Company, has announced that the sewer-dwelling reptiles will star in ads to encourage families to explore New York. Agency CEO Fred Dixon says the turtles are “the perfect guides […]
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Cowabunga! Ninja Turtles are official NYC ambassadors

Seattle Seahawks - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 23:52

NEW YORK (AP) — Cowabunga, dudes! The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are New York City’s official family ambassadors for 2016. The city’s tourism agency, NYC & Company, has announced that the sewer-dwelling reptiles will star in ads to encourage families to explore New York. Agency CEO Fred Dixon says the turtles are “the perfect guides […]
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