Carson City is only one of seven cities in the past 200 years to be home to a United States Mint. Compared to metropolises such as Philadelphia, San Francisco and Denver, Carson City, located in northern Nevada, seemed both tiny and in the middle of nowhere. But it had something that the other cities didn’t have — it was sitting next to the Comstock Lode.
You can spend MLK Jr Day enjoying nature at one of Washington’s beautiful national parks. Enter one of five national parks for FREE on January 21, one of Washington State National Parks’ fee free days!
Here are few of the offerings the Seattle arts and culture scene offers up this year.
The grass is no greener. But, finally, it’s legal — at least somewhere in America. It’s been a long, strange trip for marijuana.
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen, in the spirit of his EMP (Experience Music Project) museum, has opened a new Living Computer Museum – with old time working computers! Come see and play on a TRS-80 or Commodore 64!
Experts at Oregon State University have discovered a one-of-a-kind fossil in which an ancient spider is forever frozen in the process of attacking its prey.
Eddie Johnson scored his 14th goal of the season just minutes after an own goal gave Seattle the lead, Fredy Montero added another in the 62nd minute, and the Sounders raced past Cascadia rival Portland 3-0 before the second largest crowd for a stand-alone MLS game in league history.
It drove around the Melvins and grunge rock legend Kurt Cobain, and now this unique piece of rock history can take up space in your garage.
Ever wondered how Valentine’s Day started? We’ve got the answer for you…
With the movie Red Tails coming to theaters on January 20, starring Cuba Gooding Jr. and Terence Howard, you might want to learn more about the amazing aviators in our US History at these local museums.