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GISHWHES: Greatest International Scavenger Hunt the World Has Ever Seen

This seven day international scavenger hunt challenges participants to operate out of their comfort zones. Tasks range from impossible (getting NASA to send a message to space) to embarrassing (cover your body in whipped cream and get strangers to hug you). I interviewed members of two Seattle teams about the craziest week of their lives.

From Car to Crockpot: the Ferndale woman who lives in a Seahawks house

A Ferndale, WA woman decided she wanted to go ALL in last season, so she painted her house in Seahawks colors, wrapped her car and decorated the entire interior with Seahawks memorabilia.

Judge: Lawsuit over death of Powell children will go forward

A judge in Tacoma refused to dismiss a wrongful death lawsuit against the state for its actions before Josh Powell killed his two young sons.

Football & funk: What the Seahawks like to listen to when they play

A huge music fan, Seahawks coach Pete Carroll likes practices and pre-games to be filled with music, funk music if he had it his way. DJ Toby Fresh has been spinning music for the team for the past 10 years, and gives an inside look into the player's favorite songs.

Dining Hall Hacks: A guide to cooking in a college dining hall

"Ultimate Dining Hall Hacks" was written by a recent Dartmouth graduate who grew tired of eating the prepared meals in her school's dining hall. The book teaches you how to create your own meals using the ingredients found in the dining hall, plus a microwave and a toaster oven.

Man faces 20 years to life for starting back burns he says were meant to save neighbors' property from wildfire

The Okanogan County sheriff's office says two Twisp men were arrested for investigation of arson for setting unauthorized back burns at a wildfire.

Father forgives alleged killer, but Ron and Don can't forgive father

While the father of slain 6-year-old Jenise Wright says he's already forgiven his daughter's alleged killer, KIRO Radio's Don O'Neill says he can't forgive the father.

I Believe You | It's Not Your Fault

A few weeks ago, Seattle writer, Lindy West, started the blog "I Believe You | It's Not Your Fault." The blog posts anonymous letters from people who have experienced abuse, but may not have been taken seriously or even believed.

Should Jenise Wright's parents face child endangerment charges?

Ron says: This story of the killing of Jenise Wright has really been sticking with me. I'm going to try to be as sensitive as I can, but I've been really struggling with how to think about her parents.

A Day of Digging Up Clams and Oysters with a Foraging Expert

Seattle forager Langdon Cook leads daylong shellfish foraging events on a private beach belonging to clam and oyster farmers Amy and John Adams. There's learning, foraging and lots of eating and drinking.

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