Rich Schliefer and daughter Hinako at one of the new geocache sites put up by the City of Mill Creek on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 in Mill Creek, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Rich Schliefer and daughter Hinako at one of the new geocache sites put up by the City of Mill Creek on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 in Mill Creek, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Geocaching: A treasure hunt for the turn of the century

Mill Creek is the latest city to hide five geocaches, just in time for Geocoinfest 2018 in Issaquah.

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