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Stray Bullet Kills North Sound Woman At Father’s Day BBQ

A 23-year-old woman has died after a stray bullet fired from a half-mile away struck her in the chest while attending a Father’s Day barbecue.

CBS Seattle–06/18/2013

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Sparks Fly At Local Coal Terminal Hearing

More than 2,000 opponents and supporters of a plan to ship coal through a northwest Washington terminal turned out Thursday for a final public meeting on the controversial proposal.

CBS Seattle–12/14/2012

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Lottery For Speaking Time At Local Coal Port Hearings

No more paying people to stand in line to hold a spot to speak about a proposed coal export terminal near Ferndale. At some of the previous five meetings to gather public comment about the project, people were paid to stand in line for sign-up spots for speakers.

CBS Seattle–12/10/2012

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Hundreds Attend Spokane Hearing On Coal Exports

Environmentalists and business interests have been competing to pack public hearings on a proposed coal export terminal near Ferndale, eager to build up a record of comments for or against.

CBS Seattle–12/05/2012

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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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Best Places for U-Pick Cherries in WA

Washington is the largest supplier of cherries in the United States, and exports them to places like China, Korea, Australia, Brazil and Japan. July is the perfect month for picking this gorgeous (and tasty) Washington fruit! Here are some of our favorite u-pick spots.

07/02/2012

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Best Strawberry U-Pick in Puget Sound

Finally! We’ve been waiting all spring for those ripe, juicy berries. With an extra wet season and not a lot of sunshine, the strawberries are finally ready for picking. Here are some of our favorite spots.

06/29/2012

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WA Alcoa Plant Celebrates 60 Years

The Pacific Northwest aluminum industry supplied roughly 40 percent of the nation’s aluminum in its heyday in the 1980s, with 10 plants producing the pliable, lightweight metal for everything from war planes to soda cans. Alcoa is offering free plant tours Saturday to celebrate the 60th anniversary.

06/22/2012

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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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Guide to December Holiday Bazaars

Arts, crafts and holiday gift ideas are all around the Sound this December. And many bazaars’ proceeds help good causes.

11/14/2011

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