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Find your next best friend at fundraising event

Here's a recipe for one wild evening: Blend together beloved local troubadour Jason Webley, avante-garde rock star and author Amanda Palmer and other musicians, tail-wagging dogs, and a chance to help the...

Date: 02/05/2016 | Julie Muhlstein


Revel with the raptors

Enjoy eagles, entertainment at Arlington festival

Date: 02/04/2016 | Local News


Conservationists sue federal wolf-killing program in Oregon

SALEM, Ore. — Conservationists filed a federal lawsuit in Oregon on Wednesday that challenges the authority of a federal government program to kill wolves in the state.

Date: 02/03/2016 | Northwest


Seattle group asks USDA to investigate elephant’s death

SEATTLE — A Seattle-based advocacy group on Tuesday asked the U.S. Department of Agriculture to investigate the recent death of an Asian elephant at the Oklahoma City Zoo, saying it’s concerned the zoo wasn’t equipped to care for the animal.

Date: 02/02/2016 | Northwest


Four-legged triathletes

Farm in Lochsloy specializes in training horses, riders in 3 events

Date: 02/02/2016 | Local News


Former Seattle zoo elephant found dead in Oklahoma zoo

SEATTLE — One of the two elephants that were at the center of a controversial move from Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo to Oklahoma City last year has died.

Date: 01/30/2016 | Northwest


Tiger, goat bromance ends at Russian zoo

When predator befriends prey, the smart money is on a tumultuous end. And that's what happened to the Siberian tiger and the goat who was supposed to be his dinner, their zookeepers said Friday.Amur the tiger and Timur the tenacious goat are being kept in separate...

Date: 01/29/2016 | Nation & World


Meet Mac, Budweiser’s adorable baby Clydesdale

A baby Clydesdale just joined Budweiser’s storied herd of gentle giants.

Date: 01/29/2016 | Nation & World


Scientists dub dinosaur as the ‘dragon robber’

When you’re a newly discovered species, a snazzy name can take you pretty far. Case in point: Dracoraptor hanigani, aka the dragon robber.

Date: 01/24/2016 | Nation & World


Heidi, Wolfgang go for a stroll

Mark Marriott walks his dogs, Heidi (left) and Wolfgang, along Vernon Avenue on Wednesday evening near his home in the historic Rucker Hill neighborhood overlooking Port Gardner.

Date: 01/21/2016 | Local News


Ninth baby orca confirmed in Puget Sound

SEATTLE — Whale researchers say they’ve documented another baby orca born in Puget Sound.National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration officials said on Facebook Tuesday their researchers documented the new calf Monday.

Date: 01/19/2016 | Northwest


Officials confirm 1 dog poisoning, but information is scant

SNOHOMISH — An investigation by Snohomish County Parks & Recreation has determined that a dog most likely was poisoned at Willis Tucker Park on Thanksgiving Day. The dog later died.There have been numerous reports on social...

Date: 01/15/2016 | Local News


Where dogs, people mingle

Volunteer seeks help in expanding Sultan off-leash park

Date: 01/15/2016 | Local News


Dog found skinned and beheaded near Port Orchard Walmart

PORT ORCHARD — Kitsap Animal Control is investigation the death of a dog that was found skinned and beheaded near a Port Orchard Walmart.

Date: 01/14/2016 | Northwest


Idaho accidently puts tracking collars on wilderness wolves

BOISE, Idaho — The U.S. Forest Service says it’s investigating after Idaho officials reported inadvertently putting tracking collars on four wolves during recent helicopter flights into a central Idaho wilderness restricted to putting collars on elk.

Date: 01/13/2016 | Northwest


Bill seeks to create registry of convicted animal abusers

OLYMPIA — A new bill in Washington state seeks to create a statewide registry of people convicted of animal abuse.Senate Bill 6234, sponsored by Republican Sen. Joe Fain, is modeled on a law that recently took effect in Tennessee.

Date: 01/13/2016 | Northwest


Health officials: Dog flu may be in King County

SEATTLE — Health officials in Seattle are warning that a new strain of dog flu that sickened at least 2,000 dogs in 25 states since last spring may be in King County.

Date: 01/13/2016 | Northwest


State plans gypsy moth extermination campaign

SEATTLE — The state of Washington is planning an aerial assault in its latest attempt to exterminate the destructive gypsy moth. KING-TV reported that the state is planning to spray bacteria known as “BTK,” which acts a pesticide targeting the moth’s caterpillars.

Date: 01/12/2016 | Northwest


Federal officials consider protections for cat-like predator

BILLINGS, Mont. — Government officials will consider new protections for a small, fanged predator that thrives in old-growth forests of the Northern Rockies over concerns that trapping, habitat loss and poisoning could be harming the animal’s population.

Date: 01/11/2016 | Northwest


Thief stuffs snake in his pants at Portland pet store

PORTLAND, Ore. — Police are on the lookout for a man who walked into a southeast Portland pet store and stuck a 2-foot-long python down his pants.

Date: 01/11/2016 | Northwest


After 5 years, a pooch-napped canine and human are reunited

MONROE — Rosemary Murphy often wondered what happened to Mia, how her long lost Chihuahua-poodle mix was faring.It had been five years since the Sultan woman left her canine companion with a friend to watch for a few weeks.A neighbor of her friend took a...

Date: 01/11/2016 | Local News


Everett animal shelter hosts volunteer meeting Saturday

Anyone interested in volunteering at Everett Animal Services must first attend a volunteer orientation. A volunteer orientation is set for 2:30-4:30 p.m. Saturday at the shelter at 333 Smith Island Road. There’s no need to sign up; just show up.

Date: 01/09/2016 | Local News


Lawsuit challenges helicopter use in Idaho wilderness area

BOISE, Idaho — Three environmental groups sued the U.S. Forest Service to challenge a decision allowing helicopters to land in a central Idaho wilderness area so state wildlife officials can outfit elk with tracking collars.

Date: 01/09/2016 | Northwest


Armed man planned to kidnap Obamas’ dog, Secret Service says

WASHINGTON - A man who plotted to kidnap the Obama family’s pet dogs was arrested in Washington on Wednesday with a cache of weapons and ammunition in his car, the U.S. Secret Service said.

Date: 01/09/2016 | Nation & World


Snohomish-area woman allegedly abandoned dozens of cats

SNOHOMISH — A Snohomish-area woman is under investigation for allegedly skipping town and leaving dozens of cats behind in a mobile home.

Date: 01/08/2016 | Local News


Biologists tracking endangered orcas with satellite tag

SEATTLE — Federal biologists are once again tracking the winter movements of the endangered population of orcas that spend time in Washington state waters.

Date: 01/05/2016 | Northwest


Spraying proposed to kill gypsy moths in Western Washington

OLYMPIA — State agriculture officials have proposed spraying 10,500 acres in Western Washington this spring to kill leaf-eating gypsy moths.

Date: 01/05/2016 | Northwest


Merlin pulls disappearing act but Mom’s the one who’s drawing looks

Being embarrassed by your kids is a joy that every parent experiences at an inopportune moment. But being embarrassed by your dog? I did not see that one coming.Our poodle Merlin is full of surprises, and most of them aren’t the type you wrap up as presents.

Date: 01/03/2016 | I Brake for Moms


Pet project

Beck’s Place in Monroe helps pet owners in troubled times

Date: 01/03/2016 | Local News


California condor that helped save species returns to wild

SAN FRANCISCO — Banking into the wind and then gliding out of sight, a male California condor flew back into the wild after a captive breeding program that helped save North America’s largest species of land bird.

Date: 01/01/2016 | Nation & World


Looking for a friend?

Animals up for adoption at the Everett shelter (9 new photos)

Date: 01/01/2016 | Fur & Feathers


Rat on board forces Air India flight to turn back

NEW DELHI — A plane heading from Mumbai to London was forced to return mid-flight after a rat was spotted on board, reports said.Air India flight AI-131 was flying over Tehran when a passenger saw the rodent running around the cabin, the Times of India reported Thursday.

Date: 12/31/2015 | Nation & World


Rancher rounds up elusive emu in Southern California

HEMET, Calif. — An elusive emu that avoided capture for days has been rounded up by a rancher in Southern California. The 6-foot flightless bird was first spotted last weekend wandering the rural Aguanga area south of Hemet, but an animal services officer was unable to track it down.

Date: 12/31/2015 | Nation & World


Specially trained dog to comfort crime victims at courthouse

OLYMPIA — A 2-year-old black lab has been specially trained to comfort crime victims at the Thurston County courthouse.Marshal’s job is to simply be there for victims, placing his head in their laps and allowing them to pet him, The Olympian newspaper reported (http://is.gd/iixWg5 ).

Date: 12/27/2015 | Northwest


Fetching Fido to cost more

Everett Animal Shelter fees to rise in 2016

Date: 12/26/2015 | Local News


Tips for keeping a pet-friendly home clean and odor-free

A pet will fill your home with love, but it will also fill your home with fur, odors and lots of mess.A recent study by North Carolina State University researchers found that homes with dogs have more bacteria and more types of bacteria in them than homes without dogs, with...

Date: 12/24/2015 | Home and Garden


China responds to Washington’s request for pandas

TACOMA — A group of people backing an initiative to bring pandas to Washington say they are encouraged by a response from Chinese President Xi Jinping expressing interest in loaning a pair of the endangered animals to the state.

Date: 12/22/2015 | Northwest


Looking for a friend?

Animals up for adoption at the Everett shelter (5 new photos)

Date: 12/22/2015 | Fur & Feathers


Looking for a friend?

Animals up for adoption at the Everett shelter (6 new photos)

Date: 12/21/2015 | Fur & Feathers


For wildlife, mild winter weather is a mixed bag

MONTPELIER, Vt. — For now, the El Nino-driven mild weather is a boon to some wildlife, which are able to forage for more food and are using less energy surviving, experts say. But for some species — like snowshoe hares, whose white fur makes them conspicuous to predators...

Date: 12/20/2015 | Nation & World


Rising lake temperatures may worsen algae blooms

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Some of the world’s biggest temperature jumps are happening in lakes — an ominous sign that suggests problems such as harmful algae blooms and low-oxygen zones hazardous to fish will get worse, says a newly released scientific report.

Date: 12/20/2015 | Nation & World


Cowboys rescue deer trapped in Arizona canal

PEORIA, Ariz. — Two cowboys are credited with coming to the rescue of a deer stuck in an Arizona canal.The state Game and Fish Department received several calls Thursday reporting a deer was trapped in a canal near Lake Pleasant, northwest of Phoenix.The...

Date: 12/18/2015 | Nation & World


U.S. panda cub thrives ahead of public debut

WASHINGTON — If the youngest giant panda cub at the National Zoo is stressed out about appearing in front of crowds for the first time, he isn't showing it.Keepers were expecting Bei Bei (BAY BAY) to squawk and squirm during an audience with a small news media...

Date: 12/17/2015 | Nation & World


Everett animal lab to test drugs for nuclear-attack survivors

An Everett laboratory will help test medicine that could be used to treat survivors of a nuclear attack.SNBL USA won a federal contract to be one of the laboratories in a pool used to determine what medicine would be best to treat radiation poisoning."God...

Date: 12/16/2015 | Business


Tacoma zoo’s sea otter known for cup-stacking skills dies after illness

TACOMA — A 19-year-old southern sea otter known for her ability to stack plastic cups has died at the zoo where she lived in Washington state.Officials with the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma said Tuesday that Nellie was euthanized Sunday after experiencing an acute illness.

Date: 12/15/2015 | Northwest


Wolves seem to be bypassing Central Oregon

BEND, Ore. — Another lone wolf recently passed through Central Oregon, following a path similar to the one blazed by OR-7, a wolf made famous by his wandering.

Date: 12/15/2015 | Northwest


Founder of Tri-City pet rescue group steps down over conflicts

TRI-CITIES — The founder of a Tri-City pet rescue organization said she is resigning because there are more pets being euthanized at the facility than necessary and because it is no longer fully volunteer-operated.

Date: 12/14/2015 | Northwest


Conservation groups to sue feds over Puget Sound steelhead

SEATTLE — Five conservation groups are planning to sue the National Marine Fisheries Service, saying the federal agency failed to complete a recovery plan for imperiled Puget Sound steelhead.

Date: 12/13/2015 | Northwest


Idaho appeals ruling against “ag-gag law”

BOISE, Idaho — The state of Idaho has filed an appeal of a federal court’s decision to overturn the state’s “ag-gag law,” which makes it a crime to surreptitiously videotape agriculture operations.

Date: 12/12/2015 | Northwest


Courthouse dog puts children, the vulnerable at ease

SPOKANE — A young mother sat before a judge in Sandpoint and gave a heart-wrenching statement about the sexual abuse of her 21-month-old daughter.“I’m here today to see that man is put away behind bars for what he did to my baby girl,” she said.

Date: 12/12/2015 | Northwest


UPenn saves Bill the Navy goat in time for kickoff

PHILADELPHIA - Things looked grim for the Navy goat.Nauseated and laboring to breathe, he was rushed by his handlers from Annapolis, Md., to the New Bolton Center of the University of Pennsylvania, the nearest 24-hour large-animal hospital.

Date: 12/11/2015 | Nation & World


Northern spotted owl in danger again. This time it’s from another owl

The Pacific Northwest forest apparently isn't big enough for the both of them.Across that gorgeous emerald range, federally protected northern spotted owls and invasive barred owls are in a nasty turf war. In a new report from the front lines, a U.S. Geological Survey study...

Date: 12/10/2015 | Northwest


Survey finds monarch butterflies more prevalent in Oregon

BEND, Ore. — As Oregon conservationists turn their attention to the monarch butterfly, field research has found that there are more of the colorful insects in the state than once thought.

Date: 12/08/2015 | Northwest


Tenino woman finds domestic snake outside her apartment

TENINO — A Tenino resident is trying to find the owner of a domestic snake she found outside her apartment complex.Brittney Anderson says she was shocked to discover the 5-foot snake when she stepped outside for a cigarette break Tuesday night.

Date: 12/06/2015 | Northwest


Calf born into Southern Resident whale population

SEATTLE — The Center for Whale Research says a seventh calf in 12 months was born into the endangered Southern Resident killer whale population.

Date: 12/06/2015 | Northwest


Seattle police find suspected cockfighting ring

SEATTLE — Seattle police say they found what could be a cockfighting operation in a man’s backyard.Police say they were called to a man’s Rainier Valley home after he reported a burglary Thursday afternoon.

Date: 12/05/2015 | Northwest


Corgi ends up in Honolulu instead of Mississippi

HONOLULU — A dog bound for its new owner in Mississippi ended up in Honolulu instead.

Date: 12/01/2015 | Northwest


Teen who set cat on fire sentenced to year in detention

PORT ORCHARD — A 17-year-old Bremerton boy who set a cat on fire in October was sentenced to a year to 14 months in the state juvenile rehabilitation system.

Date: 12/01/2015 | Northwest


Endangered fisher to be reintroduced into Cascades

SEATTLE — A weasel-like predator that disappeared from Washington state decades ago will soon be reintroduced to the Cascade Range.State and federal wildlife officials are preparing to re-establish fishers into Mount Rainier and North Cascades national parks and...

Date: 11/29/2015 | Northwest


Polar bear at Tacoma zoo dies; suffered from liver cancer

TACOMA — A polar bear at the Point Defiance Zoo and Aquarium in Tacoma has died after undergoing months of chemotherapy.

Date: 11/27/2015 | Northwest


So, a turkey wants into a church ...

ORLANDO, Fla. — Days before Thanksgiving, a wild turkey chose an opportune time to show up on the doorstep of an Orlando church, appearing to seek shelter.

Date: 11/25/2015 | Nation & World


Gorilla, 19, gives birth at Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle

SEATTLE — A 19-year-old western lowland gorilla has given birth at Woodland Park Zoo in Seattle.Zoo officials said in a news release the female baby gorilla was born Friday morning at a healthy 5 pounds.

Date: 11/20/2015 | Northwest


800 dogs, cats flown to Northwest, other states to find homes

LOS ANGELES — Some 800 dogs and cats from California animal shelters have something to be thankful for this holiday season — a free ride to other states where they have a better chance of finding homes.

Date: 11/20/2015 | Northwest


Man charged with misdemeanors for shooting wolf

BAKER CITY, Ore. — A Baker City man who killed a wolf known as OR-22 while coyote hunting has been charged with taking the life of a threatened or endangered species.

Date: 11/16/2015 | Northwest


Washington weighing conservation strategies for small seabird

BREMERTON, — State land managers are weighing five long-term strategies aimed at saving a small threatened seabird that nest in old-growth trees.

Date: 11/16/2015 | Northwest


Seattle zoo transfers ownership of elephants to other zoos

SEATTLE — Seattle’s Woodland Park Zoo has transferred ownership of its Asian elephants to zoos in Oklahoma City and St. Louis, where the animals are now living.

Date: 11/16/2015 | Northwest


After dog’s death, an effort to ban guns to put pets down

CONCORD, N.H. — The death of a brown-and-white, mixed breed named Bruno on the northern fringe of New Hampshire’s White Mountains has sparked an angry response from animal rights activists who want to ban owners from using a gun to “put down” old, sick or dangerous dogs.

Date: 11/15/2015 | Nation & World


Manure from millions of hogs fuels natural gas project

ALBANY, Mo. — One recipe for renewable natural gas goes: Place manure from about 2 million hogs in lagoons, cover them with an impermeable material and let it bake until gas from the manure rises. Then, use special equipment to clean the gas of its impurities and ship the finished product...

Date: 11/15/2015 | Nation & World


New dog offers family mystery, amusement

There is a new guy in my life. He is handsome, physically fit, a good listener and totally committed to me. I am of course talking about my poodle, Merlin.

Date: 11/15/2015 | I Brake for Moms


Looking for a friend?

Animals up for adoption at the Everett shelter (14 new photos)

Date: 11/14/2015 | Fur & Feathers


Federal council to look at Navy sonar, explosives testing dispute

PORT ANGELES — A federal preservation council plans to look at a dispute between the Navy and Washington state over planned sonar and explosives training and testing.

Date: 11/11/2015 | Northwest


Hikers rescue 2 dogs lost near Mount St. Helens for a week

AMBOY, Wash. — Two dogs that ran off before a hike were rescued by other hikers after a week in the Gifford Pinchot National Forest.KING-TV reported Dennis Elton’s Britany spaniel named Woody and a chocolate lab named Brock ran when he got to a forest trail near Mount St. Helens Oct. 26.

Date: 11/07/2015 | Northwest


Newfound raptor was a lethal predator

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — Tyrannosaurus rex may have been known as the big guy around the Hell Creek Formation 66 million years ago, but a newly discovered species of raptor would have roamed nearby as one of the region's most lethal predators.

Date: 11/07/2015 | Nation & World


Pet cat south of Port Townsend tests positive for rabies

PORT ANGELES — Rabies has been found in a cat in Washington state for the first time since 2002.

Date: 11/06/2015 | Northwest


Panera Bread to move to cage-free eggs by 2020

ST. LOUIS — Panera Bread on Thursday became the latest restaurant chain to announce plans to stop using eggs from cage-confined hens.

Date: 11/05/2015 | Business Wire


U.S. probes dolphin deaths after Navy uses sonar

HONOLULU — The National Marine Fisheries Service on Wednesday said it was investigating the death of two dolphins found washed ashore in California shortly after Navy ships were using sonar in nearby waters.

Date: 11/05/2015 | Nation & World


Washington voters pass anti-wildlife-trafficking initiative

OLYMPIA — Voters overwhelmingly passed a measure that would outlaw sales related to wildlife trafficking of items from animals like lions and tigers in Washington state.

Date: 11/03/2015 | Northwest


Toxin from vast algae bloom off West Coast found in wildlife

SEATTLE — Tests on dead or dying marine wildlife show the animals were exposed to a vast bloom of toxic algae that flourished off the West Coast this summer, federal biologists said Tuesday.

Date: 11/03/2015 | Northwest


Federal government begins large Oregon wild horse roundup

PORTLAND, Ore. — Wild horse advocates are calling for a stop to one of the largest roundups of wild mustangs in Oregon history.

Date: 11/02/2015 | Northwest


2 guard dogs in Oregon take to orphaned kitten

MT. VERNON, Ore. — Two large female guard dogs living with a family in the tiny Grant County town of Mt. Vernon have “adopted” an orphaned kitten.

Date: 11/01/2015 | Northwest


Tyrannosaurus dinosaurs probably ate each other

Most of us don’t think the tyrannosaur was a sweet, cuddly and mild-natured creature. Well, here’s some evidence bolstering our ferocious image of the dinosaur: researchers stumbled upon a new bone they say strongly suggests tyrannosaur cannibalism.

Date: 10/31/2015 | Nation & World


Humane Society rescues pups from South Korean meat farm

WALLA WALLA — They have no names, yet.“I really want the families to be able to name them,” said Sara Archer, executive director of Blue Mountain Humane Society, dishing out a pet treat for the 80-pound dog in front of her.

Date: 10/31/2015 | Northwest


Spokane man dies after vehicle hits moose on Montana interstate

CARDWELL, Mont. — Authorities say a 70-year-old man has died after his vehicle struck a moose on I-90 in southwest Montana and slammed into a semitrailer parked on the shoulder.Jefferson County Sheriff Craig Doolittle identified the victim as Terry Fitzhum of Spokane, Washington.

Date: 10/31/2015 | Northwest


Looking for a friend?

Animals up for adoption at the Everett shelter (9 new photos)

Date: 10/31/2015 | Fur & Feathers


GPS collar stops tracking wandering wolf OR-7

BEND, Ore. — The wolf OR-7 became globally famous when he took off from his northeast Oregon pack four years ago and wandered thousands of miles in search of a mate, his movement tracked by a GPS satellite.His actions will now be much harder to track.

Date: 10/30/2015 | Northwest


Family gets visit from orphaned bear cub, feeds him apples

ASTORIA, Ore. — A family from southwest Washington had an unexpected visitor.A small black bear cub wandered along Erica and Bruce Hazen’s country road, peeking into their kitchen through a glass door.

Date: 10/30/2015 | Northwest


National Guard airlifts dino fossils out of wilderness

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — This was something that had never been seen before — the full skeletal remains of a baby Pentaceratops, a plant-eating dinosaur with large horns that once roamed what is now North America tens of millions of years ago.

Date: 10/30/2015 | Nation & World


Eugene dog dies when left in car after owner's arrest

EUGENE, Ore. — She was only going to be gone a few minutes, biking down the street for an early morning maple bar, she said.

Date: 10/27/2015 | Northwest


County in Oregon to pay family $24,000 for slain mini horse

MOLALLA, Ore. — Clackamas County has agreed to pay a Molalla family $24,000 because a deputy fatally shot their pet miniature horse.

Date: 10/27/2015 | Northwest


Alexandria Zoo is new home for orphaned Washington cougar kittens

ALEXANDRIA, La. — A pair of male cougar kittens, orphaned after their mother was hit by a vehicle in Washington, are now calling the Alexandria Zoo home.

Date: 10/27/2015 | Northwest


Orcas expected to venture into south Puget Sound

SEATTLE — Puget Sound orca pods with six babies are expected to venture south into Puget Sound for the fall and early winter.

Date: 10/26/2015 | Northwest


Conservationists are thrilled: 6th newborn orca spotted

SEATTLE — Puget Sound’s endangered resident orcas have welcomed yet another new addition.

Date: 10/25/2015 | Northwest


Bigfoot believers gather at New York retreat

CHAUTAUQUA, N.Y. — Bigfoot believers gathered Saturday in western New York, convinced the legendary Sasquatch has left its footprints all over the region.About 100 people sported buttons saying “I believe” and swapped stories at the fourth annual Chautauqua Lake Bigfoot Expo.

Date: 10/24/2015 | Nation & World


Riders round up one of nation’s biggest public bison herds

SALT LAKE CITY — Riders on horseback are herding bison on Utah’s Antelope Island in an annual roundup of one of the country’s largest and oldest public herds.

Date: 10/24/2015 | Nation & World


Bivalve barometers

Penn Cove mussels to be used to track pollutants in Puget Sound

Date: 10/21/2015 | Local News


Inslee reverses panel’s decision to increase cougar hunts

SEATTLE — Gov. Jay Inslee has reversed a state wildlife panel’s decision to expand cougar hunting in areas of Washington occupied by wolves.

Date: 10/20/2015 | Northwest


Rat race: With complaints on rise, New York redoubles efforts

NEW YORK — To many in New York City, the rats are winning.

Date: 10/18/2015 | Nation & World


Treasure trove of late Triassic fossils discovered

SALT LAKE CITY — Paleontologists have discovered a cliff-side in Utah brimming with fossils that offers a rare glimpse of desert life in western North America early in the age of dinosaurs.

Date: 10/17/2015 | Nation & World


Inslee honors dog who protected trapped friend

OLYMPIA — A dog credited with standing guard for nearly a week to protect another dog that had fallen in a cistern was deemed “Washingtonian of the Day” Thursday by Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee.

Date: 10/16/2015 | Northwest


Bees swarm on 767 in Texas

GRAPEVINE, Texas — Some unusual travelers caused a delay for one American Airlines flight.

Date: 10/15/2015 | Off the Wire




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