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.
If you want to see the treasures of the famed Ship of Gold, you’ll need to book your ticket for Southern California later this month. The 2013 Long Beach Coin, Stamp & Sports Collectibles Expo features a display of more than $10 million worth of gold that was recovered from the ship as well as a fascinating array of gold, rare coins and currency that will be on display.
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman is back in North Korea for the second time this year, but it’s unclear whether he will work for the release of a Lynnwood man while he’s there
This year, coin collectors are celebrating the release of the American Buffalo one-ounce gold reverse proof coin. Struck in 99.99% fine, 24-karat gold at the United States Mint at West Point, this beautiful coin has […]
Gold prices are climbing again, which is why it is a great time to sell the gold jewelry, collectable gold coins or gold bullion you’ve accumulated over the years. If you’ve decided to sell your […]
Thar’s gold in them thar hills! Well, sort of. While Washington has never had a Gold Rush like the one that started in California in 1848 or the Klondike strike of 1897, the Evergreen State has benefited from the rich history of gold mining in the Northwest
Former NBA star Dennis Rodman is trying to do his part to get a Lynnwood man released from a North Korean prison with the help of social media.
Seattle is swarming with activities for you and your family this weekend. The Northwest Yoga Conference, Seattle Golf and Travel Show, Lunar New Year Celebration and Seattle Bike Swap are just some of the exciting things you can take part in!
Friday, February 1 is National Go Red for Women Day! It’s a day for you to wear red, raise some money for the American Heart Association, or make personal choices to live a heart-healthier life. Here are some events surrounding the National Go Red for Women Day around the Sound.
Valentine’s Day is special for kids. They love sweet treats, making and exchanging cards and spending time with the people they love best. Here are some fun activities you can do with your littlest valentines to celebrate!