Gov. Chris Gregoire on Friday directed the state Department of Commerce to monitor rising gas prices in the state and asked the agency to recommend what actions can be taken to help reduce costs to drivers.
Under sunny skies, the temperature hit a record 70 degrees Sunday in Seattle, breaking the old record of 69 set in 1996.
Another winter high tide has officials at the state Department of Ecology encouraging people to take along their cameras if they’re headed to the beach.
These extremely high tides that happen once or twice a year may temporarily flood roads, parking lots and beaches.
Make it a new tradition, or continue with an old one. A nice cup of tea and good company at the holidays makes the season bright. Here are some of our favorite holiday tea houses.