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Motorcyclist Survives Lightning Strike

A motorcyclist riding on Interstate 5 survived a lightning strike Thursday as a tumultuous day of weather saw thunderstorms and rain roll through Washington on both sides of the Cascade Mountains.

CBS Seattle–09/06/2013

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Guide to Santa Trains in Puget Sound

All aboard! There are some fun adventures this holiday season for you and your kids! Take a ride on a Santa train, or play conductor at Winterfest’s Toy Train and Village! Here’s what’s happening…

11/17/2012

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Best Road Trips in Puget Sound August 24 – 26

Ready to relax and get away for the weekend? A road trip to fly a kite, sip some wine, taste roasted garlic, shop for art, watch an airplane, listen to music or enjoy a country fair might just do the trick! See what’s happening in Washington state!

08/24/2012

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Guide to WA Community and County Fairs

August is a great month for fairs in Washington! What’s your favorite? Whether it’s the rides and games, animals, arts and crafts or delicious fair food, you and your family have plenty of fairs to visit this summer!

08/06/2012

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Best Weekend Road Trips in WA July 6 – 8

The Fourth may be over by Saturday, but summer fun has just begun! Head to more firework displays, festivals, art shows, marketplaces and farmland excitement for you and the kids! It’s all just a car ride away.

07/03/2012

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Best WA Road Trips This Weekend January 6 – 8

For an hour’s drive (or so), you can whisk yourself out of Seattle and enjoy bonfires and ice sculptures in Leavenworth, a craft market on Fox Island, and bald eagles in Concrete!

01/06/2012

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Shows for Cat and Dog Lovers Around the Sound

If you like to see the different breeds of cats, are looking for a particular breed for your family, or you want to see dogs herding and retrieving, than there’s a show for you in Puget Sound!

01/04/2012

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Best WA Weekend Road Trips December 16 – 18

Head out of town for a weekend away from the hustle and bustle. Enjoy the final weekend of the season in Leavenworth, on a Santa Train or at one of Western Washington’s beautiful resorts!

12/14/2011

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Guide to Santa Trains in Puget Sound

Santa’s taking a break from the North Pole to give you and your family a ride on his very special trains! Head out for a day of adventure, hot chocolate, cookies and carols as you and Santa celebrate the season Choo-Choo style.

11/07/2011

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Best WA State Labor Day Traditions

It’s a day set aside to celebrate the American worker, and Washington State has plenty of picnics, carnivals and parades to help you celebrate a job well done.

09/02/2011

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