Archive for November, 2012


Heavy snow opening some Washington ski resorts

Heavy snow in the Washington Cascades is allowing some ski resorts to open in time for the holiday weekend. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Gaugers form bond in Raymond

About 40 years ago, Rick Gauger remembers getting a bouquet of flowers from her husband, Dave, that really changed her life. The family had just moved to Raymond from Nebraska. They’d purchased a weekly newspaper on Willapa Harbor and Rick wasn’t adjusting well to the move. She was a bit homesick and wasn’t thrilled with […]

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Dear Abby 11/17

Dear Abby: My son, “James,” is 25 and has been dating his girlfriend for three years. He has brought her over only five times. This is his first girlfriend, and I think he is getting way too serious and thinking about marriage. While she seems nice, I do not think she’s the right girl for […]

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Urban adventure with a GPS

As precious minutes ticked away, it looked like we were stumped. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Questions over whether 4 buried reservoirs can withstand quake

Four years after discovering leaks in what were supposed to be waterproof reservoir covers, the city is investigating whether its four new underground reservoirs were adequately built to withstand earthquakes. The Seattle Times: Local News

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FBI agent in Petraeus scandal was seen as a hero

FBI Special Agent Frederick Humphries II played a key role in stopping a terrorist attack aimed at blowing up Los Angeles International Airport just as the year 2000 dawned. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Dear Abby 11/13

Dear Abby: I want to share my experience with being a distracted driver. One gorgeous, sunny day a few months ago, I happened to glance down at my iPad and the next thing I knew, I had hit the car in front of me. The airbags engaged and hit me and my golden retriever, who […]

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Preliminary hearing to end in US soldier’s case

Attorneys will wrap up a preliminary hearing against Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, who is accused of massacring 16 Afghan villagers during a pre-dawn rampage earlier this year. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Afghans find hope for justice in video testimony

Through a video monitor in a military courtroom near Seattle, Staff Sgt. Robert Bales saw young Afghan girls smile beneath bright head coverings before they described the bloodbath he’s accused of committing. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Price, Sankey lead Washington past Utah 34-15

For the past few weeks, Steve Sarkisian believed Washington quarterback Keith Price was on the verge of a dynamic breakout game reminiscent of a year ago. The Seattle Times: Local News

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