Archive for July, 2014

Official: Ferries to be back to normal Saturday

The problems have left Puget Sound ferry riders grumbling about long waits and disruptions during the peak summer tourism and travel season. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Neighbours arsonist gets 10 years in prison

A man who set fire to a crowded Seattle nightclub on New Year’s Eve has been sentenced to 10 years in prison – twice what prosecutors asked. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

'Swill' beer recalled due to possible explosions

“It has come to our attention that some of this product may be experiencing secondary fermentation in the bottle, causing over carbonation,” said Bec Milgrom of 10 Barrel. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Seattle Reign FC defeats Houston 4-1, clinches best record in NWSL

Two goals from Scottish international Kim Little led Seattle in the 4-1 victory, which, along with FC Kansas City’s 2-1 loss to the Washington Spirit on Wednesday, gives Seattle home-field advantage throughout the playoffs. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Felix Hernandez breaks major league record, but loses to Indians

Felix has allowed two runs or fewer and pitched at least seven innings in 14 consecutive starts, a major league record. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Richard Sherman is the best cornerback in the game on Madden

The Seattle Seahawks cornerback comes in at the maximum 99 overall rating. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Karen Bryant, NW women's basketball pioneer, steps down from Storm

Thursday night will mark the end of an era for the “Queen of Hardwood” in Seattle. Seattle Storm CEO Karen Bryant is leaving after nearly two decades on the job. Bryant has been the flag bearer for women’s professional basketball in the Northwest. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Washington Huskies 25th in first coaches football poll

The Huskies finished 9-4 last season, but are starting a new era with head coach Chris Petersen, who came over from Boise State, plus a new starting quarterback, running back and tight end. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Seahawks place TE Anthony McCoy on injured reserve

McCoy tore his left Achilles in practice Tuesday. He tore the other Achilles last year. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites

Mariners trade for outfielders Austin Jackson, Chris Denofria

The Mariners acquired outfielder Austin Jackson from the Detroit Tigers as part of a three-team deal that also moved Cy Young Award winner David Price from the Tampa Bay Rays to Detroit. Continue Reading → Bookmark It Hide Sites