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Crews make gains on destructive Washington state wildfire; flash floods now a concern

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:27:59 -0700

OLYMPIA, Wash. - Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control. With more rain in the forecast, they just hope too much moisture doesn't lead to flash floods after so much ground vegetation...

Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:22:18 -0700

Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.

Crews make gains on massive Washington wildfire - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:10:48 -0700

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) - Wetter, cooler weather has helped firefighters make progress in their efforts to get the largest wildfire in Washington state's history under control.

DeGrom tames Mariners in Mets 3-1 victory

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:53:38 -0700

Jacob deGrom allowed five hits and a run in seven impressive innings, Lucas Duda hit a mammoth home run and the New York Mets beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 Tuesday night.

Silver City Brewery Dinner at The Masonry

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 23:45:18 -0700

Story by Kendall Jones, via Washington Beer Blog. Story by Kendall Jones, via Washington Beer Blog. Next Tuesday, The Masonry hosts a special brewery dinner with Silver City Brewing. Located in Seattle’s Lower Queen Anne neighborhood, The Masonry specializes in craft beer and woodfire pizza. The Silver City Brewing dinner will include five courses paired with five beers. Also, a very special ...

Storm lose to Mercury, 89-71, Phoenix clinch playoff berth

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 22:22:28 -0700

Diana Taurasi scored 22 and Candice Dupree added 19 to help the Phoenix Mercury win their 13th straight game and clinch a playoff berth with an 89-71 victory over the Seattle Storm on Tuesday night.

Fire crews in central WA work to keep fire from moving north

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 17:25:45 -0700

KIRO 7 has dramatic new video that takes you inside the destruction caused by the Carlton Complex Wildfire.  A drone flown by Chelan HD Productions gives a unique perspective; in some areas the damage is vast and devastating.  In others, there's a distinct line between charred land and green grass. The Carlton Complex fire is now the largest in state history, and as of today it's just 16 percent ...

Body Of Last Oso Mudslide Victim Believed Found, Rainfall Played Big Role

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 14:01:28 -0700

Everett, WA — The body of the final Oso mudslide victim is believed to have been found, according to the Snohomish County sheriff’s office. Search and rescue personnel believe they located the body of 44-year-old Molly Kristine “Kris” Regelbrugge. However, the woman’s family is remaining cautious after several false alarms. Sara Regelbrugge, Kris’ daughter, told

Sesame Communications Wins Prestigious 2014 Pride “Best of Class” Technology Award

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 13:25:04 -0700

Sesame Communications wins “Best of Class” Technology Award for the 4th time in 6 years. (PRWeb July 22, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12035822.htm

Flying Lotus Announces October LP 'You're Dead!'

Tue, 22 Jul 2014 12:02:44 -0700

Since the release of his otherworldly 2012 album Until the Quiet Comes , the Los Angeles-based beatmaker Flying Lotus has mostly busied himself with his rap project