Master Builder volunteers build ramp for Arlington family
Date: 05/24/2016 | Local News
Granite Falls woman develops a retreat for veterans
Date: 05/15/2016 | Julie Muhlstein
COUPEVILLE — Fred Farris will pick up his girls from softball practice Thursday evening and head to the Island County Jail.He plans to light a candle there for his boy.Farris has stood
Date: 04/07/2016 | Local News
If you want the lowest possible bus fare, the steps to get it may be stricter than you’d like.
Date: 03/21/2016 | Street Smarts
LYNNWOOD — The candy aisle at the Walgreens near Meadowdale High School is Sarah Anne Haroldson’s territory.
Date: 03/20/2016 | Local News
An open letter to the City of Everett and its Public Works Department:My name is Kent McDaniel. I am 39 years of age and I have cerebral palsy and am confined to a motorized wheelchair. I have been unable to walk since birth. I live at Camelot Apartments at 112th Street and...
Date: 03/12/2016 | Commentary
SEATTLE — A University of Washington alumnus says parts of the school’s arena and the university’s ticket pricing violate the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Date: 01/21/2016 | Northwest
PORTLAND, Ore. — A federal judge will hear Monday from people affected by a proposed settlement involving employment for people with developmental disabilities.
Date: 12/06/2015 | Northwest
Planes, trains and — well, not very many automobiles.The state is working on a long-term plan for public transportation and wants your input.
Date: 11/09/2015 | Street Smarts
OLYMPIA — Three Rochester residents have been sentenced to prison for allegedly beating and starving their 58-year-old roommate, who is developmentally disabled.
Date: 11/03/2015 | Northwest
Visually impaired and their supporters meet monthly in Everett
Date: 09/22/2015 | Local News
MIDDLETOWN, Calif. — Some were pulled from the fire zone by relatives or neighbors, with or without their wheelchairs. At least a handful made the bumpy ride out in the back of a pickup through heavy smoke and fire-blackened debris — thanks to a former paramedic who breached...
Date: 09/20/2015 | Nation & World
In my next life, I’m going to write a wheelchair-accessible guide to Washington state, answering all the questions that I asked for this column.
Date: 08/02/2015 | Life
Bob Dole, now 92 and in a wheelchair, made a rare return visit to Congress on Monday to celebrate this week's 25th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act — the sort of big bipartisan triumph of yore that now seems unimaginable.How, I asked Dole, can we get...
Date: 07/29/2015 | Opinion Columnists