Boat captain calls whale fight near Everett ‘spectacular’
MyNorthwest.com | April 4, 2016 3:52 pmTwo gray whales and a pod of transient Orca whales engage in a water Royal Rumble near Everett.
Senator compiles list of Washington’s racist lakes, creeks and more
MyNorthwest.com | March 31, 2016 12:33 pmA Washington senator is making a list of the state's racist geographical names for lakes and creeks with the intention of changing them.
A new menu for a new Mariners season, complete with more craft beer and fancy waffles
Rachel Belle | March 30, 2016 5:30 pmFor the past six years, Seattle Chef Ethan Stowell has had his hands on the menu at Safeco Field, bringing grass fed beef and Dungeness…
New book A Woman’s Guide to the Wild aims to empower & get women outside
Rachel Belle | March 29, 2016 2:58 pmA Woman's Guide to the Wild author, Eugene, Oregon's Ruby McConnell, wants to teach you how to tie a knot and french braid your own…
A former cop is teaching people how to shoot guns, since WA state doesn’t require any training
Rachel Belle | March 10, 2016 3:09 pmWashington is only one of eight states that doesn't require residents to take a gun training and safety class before they can legally carry. So…
Youngest heroin addicts get special care in Kent
Josh Kerns | March 10, 2016 9:09 amThere’s been plenty of talk lately about the heroin epidemic overwhelming the Seattle area and the rest of the nation. But as the debate about…
Ron and Don have your back: Seattle comes out in support of police vet
MyNorthwest.com | March 9, 2016 5:34 pmAfter the city would not help. Ron and Don told his story. Now this Seattle police detective can pay for a potentially life-saving medical procedure.
Seattle’s only poetry bookstore seeks new ownership
Rachel Belle | March 9, 2016 5:29 pmOpen Books is among four poetry shops in the USA. After more than a 20 years, its owners want to retire. But the store is…
My kid picked up a needle in Seattle
MyNorthwest.com | March 7, 2016 6:13 pmIt's not something you usually consider. But I learned it might be time to teach my 3-year-old daughter about the dangers of heroin needles.
Your dog could live a longer, healthier life thanks to UW researchers
Rachel Belle | March 7, 2016 5:28 pmTwo University of Washington researchers have launched the Dog Aging Project, to explore ways to keep dogs around longer, and have them living healthier lives.