Blackmouth still biting in the San Juans
The hottest item on the outdoor scene remains the winter blackmouth action in the San Juan Islands, and from reports, it?s been smokin? up that way. Kevin John at Holiday Sports in Burlington said ?fishing?s been outstanding since before the Resurrection Derby? on Dec. 5-6.
Spreading cheer, one toy at a time
BURLINGTON ? Gloria Caulk?s shopping cart was overflowing with toys as she wheeled it out of Fred Meyer.
Home Sales Cool Off in November
The November Median Sales Price was $195,151, which was 6.1% higher than the median price last November. Inventory became slightly tighter in November with a 9.2% reduction from last year. Due to slowing winter sales, the Months Supply of Inventory rose to 5.6 on a scale where 6.0 indicates a market balanced equally between buyers and sellers. In the 53 metro areas surveyed for the November RE ...
Mall Santa turns away 7-year-old girl with autism and pit bull service dog, ?Pup-Cake?
One mall Santa might be getting some coal in his stocking this year. According to the Orange County Register, Abcde Santos, who pronounces her first name ?ab-suh-dee,? and Pup-Cake stood in line for 30 minutes to meet with the unnamed mall Santa. However, he declined to meet the girl because he feared the 5-year-old pit bull. [?]
Sept. 18 ? The Paccar Technical Center in Mt. Vernon, WA, has given the Virginia Tech Center for Transportation Research a Model 379 sleeper-cab tractor.
Nearshore projects comment period extended
The public will have another 45 days to comment on a package of 11 proposed nearshore restoration projects in Puget Sound, four of which are aimed at land in Skagit County.
High winds through today with rain on Plateau | National Weather Service
The National Weather Service has a high wind warning in effect through today with rain in the forecast.
The Expendables Confirm Winter Blackout Tour Dates
The Expendables have announced the dates for their Winter Blackout Tour. The band will be hitting the road in support of their sixth studio album Sand In The Sky , which is set for release on January 13 via Stoopid Records.
Report: Salt Lake kids among the hardest-working in America
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC 4 Utah) As the holidays approach, kids are working extra hard to earn favor from their parents. ChoreMonster, an app that makes chores fun for parents and kids, analyzed more than seven million of its completed tasks to identify which cities in America have the hardest-working kids ? and where the idle hands are.