November 14, 2013 @ 11:18 am
When a mother loses a son or daughter in a war, like it or not she becomes a Gold Star Mother. The women in this group, originally formed during World War I, support each other during the grief process and spend their time helping veteran causes.
November 8, 2013 @ 8:32 am
Scarecrow Video has 120,000 titles for rent, which is more than any other video store, or online rental company, in the world. But Netflix has taken its toll on Scarecrow and the cult favorite has seen sales decline by 40%. They're making a plea to movie watchers: please come in and give us your business or we will disappear.
November 7, 2013 @ 9:17 am
She may be less popular than telemarketers: When someone tests positive for an STD, King County Public Health will call any past or current partners that may have been exposed.
November 5, 2013 @ 7:39 am
It's one of my favorite stories in some time. Canopy Cat Rescue is two brothers who have made a side business out of rescuing cats from trees. Day or night, they will travel far and wide to rescue kitties.
November 1, 2013 @ 4:56 pm
The Seattle Animal Shelter says people aren't as keen on adopting black cats and dogs and they don't get as many clicks on the website. They are trying to educate the public to put their superstitions aside and choose a pet based on personality rather than color.
October 31, 2013 @ 11:27 am
A response to my story on PICC in Kent, the infant care center that helps newborns get through drug withdrawals, that explains why doctors recommend pregnant women stay on methadone and sometimes prescription medications.
October 29, 2013 @ 5:50 pm
SDOT has recently designated Westlake Park and the Pike St Hill Climb as food truck locations to try and bring in positive activity to areas that experience illegal activity.
October 24, 2013 @ 5:38 pm
The UW boasts about 800 on-campus clubs and groups, and many of them span into the "special interest" category. Here Rachel checks out two of the quirkier clubs: The Joss Whedon Club and Friendship is Magic at UW, a group of students who love My Little Pony.
October 24, 2013 @ 8:24 am
Rachel goes chanterelle and hedgehog mushroom hunting with a professional wild mushroom forager, with 30 years experience under his belt, and Langdon Cook, Seattle forager and author of the new book, "The Mushroom Hunters: On the Trail of an Underground America."
October 22, 2013 @ 7:30 am
She might have disappeared, but a pristine replica of Amelia Earhart's plane is drawing plenty of oohs and aahs at Seattle's Museum of Flight.