Archive for January, 2013


Dear Abby 1/31

Dear Abby: I am an adjunct teacher in a small college in the Midwest. For the most part, my students are great, but one breaks my heart. I admire him because he has overcome some incredible obstacles. Last year, he lost a good job and had to drop out for a time. He’s back now, […]

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Dear Abby 1/30

Dear Abby: Do women ever initiate sex with men, or must they always be wooed, cajoled, begged or persuaded? I have a fairly good physical relationship with my wife, but it happens only when I make the overtures. I am left with the conclusion that either the physical act isn’t that enjoyable or I am […]

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Dear Abby 1/29

Dear Abby: I am a 29-year-old man with a criminal record. I got involved in some fraud and embezzlement rings when I was in my early 20s, and served nine months before being released on parole. Since then I have moved in with my mother, found a job, and I’m trying to be the man […]

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Eastern Washington beats Portland State 76-65

Venky Jois had 20 points, 13 rebounds and five assists to lead Eastern Washington to a 76-65 win over Portland State Monday night. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Forum set for Wednesday on oil exporting proposals at the Port

Each of the three proposals to ship crude oil by rail and sea through the Port of Grays Harbor are in different stages of consideration, with only one now being formally considered for permits. Representative from all three companies — Imperium Terminal Services LLC, Westway Terminals Co. and US Development Group LLC — will be […]

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No. 16 Oregon beats Washington 81-76

With its top 3-point shooter sidelined with injury, No. 16 Oregon found other ways to score. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Burkle meets with Stern in latest pursuit of Kings

Billionaire Ron Burkle has taken his interests in the Sacramento Kings all the way to the top. The Seattle Times: Local News

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Dear Abby 1/24

Dear Abby: I am a woman in my early 20s and in my first serious relationship. I adore “Paul.” We have a wonderful, respectful relationship. One day I hope we’ll be married. I feel strongly that we should not live together before we are married. He disagrees. He feels couples need to know each other’s […]

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Organic frozen pizzas recalled

Buying organic frozen pizza may not be the healthier choice this week if you’re looking at Annie’s Homegrown “rising crust frozen pizza”: The company is recalling all frozen pizzas with a best-by-date between Jan. 9 and Sept. 13. Berkeley, Calif.-based Annie’s Homegrown The Seattle Times: Local News

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Dear Abby 1/22

Dear Abby: I would like to respond to “Still Grieving in Arkansas” (Nov. 20), who was upset that he didn’t get a response to a note he sent to his wife’s treating physician after her death. As an RN, my mom had a tendency to become very close to patients who required long-term care in […]

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