Archive for March, 2013

APNewsBreak: Gas trade group seeks fracking probe

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A formal complaint filed with New York’s lobbying board asks it to investigate whether Artists Against Fracking, a group formed by Yoko Ono and son Sean Lennon, is violating the state’s lobbying law. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Missing Mount Hood hiker found alive on Sandy Glacier

Mary Owen, a 23-year-old woman who disappeared after going hiking alone on Mount Hood, was found alive on Sandy Glacier by a National Guard Helicopter Saturday morning, officials said. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Was Spokane shooting self defense or murder?

Gail Gerlach says he shot at his 1997 Chevrolet Suburban just once after seeing 25-year-old Brendon T. Kaluza-Graham taking the vehicle. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Former Gov. Booth Gardner remembered at memorial

Friends, family and colleagues gathered Saturday for an emotional memorial service for former Gov. Booth Gardner. “We all knew this day would come, we just didn’t know it’d be this hard,” former Gov. Chris Gregoire said. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Possible suspect in custody in Kitsap Co. hit-and-run pedestrian fatality

The Washington State Patrol have a possible suspect in custody in a fatal hit-and-run on Highway 300 in Kitsap County. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

PHOTOS:USS Nimitz departs from Everett, headed to Persian Gulf

The USS Nimitiz headed out Saturday morning for six to 10 months in the western Pacific and Persian Gulf. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

PHOTOS: New Seattle arena sketches unveil ‘Sonic Rings’ balconies

Chris Hansen’s investment team has released new renderings for the interior bowl of the Sonics arena, with themes catering to fans of all types. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Seattle considering bid to host 2024 Olympics

Seattle is one of 35 American cities invited by the U.S. Olympic Committee to consider submitting a bid to play host in 2024. Mayor McGinn has asked the Seattle Sports Commission to at least examine the bid process. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Governor Inslee proposes cap on car trade-ins

The next time you pull your car into a dealership, it could be worth a lot less than you thought. A proposal by Governor Inslee would cap how much you can get for a trade-in, while making more money for the state. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Mediterranean Diet made easy

One of the longest and most scientific tests of a Mediterranean diet suggests it can cut the chance of suffering heart-related problems, especially strokes. Nutritionist Deb Enos offers tips and recipes for implementing the Mediterranean Diet. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites