Bear rewarded with food: Well sort of. A campground in North Cascades National Park is closed for at least a couple of weeks to discourage a bear that got what was described as “a substantial food reward” by breaking into a garbage can.
Beginning, ending and staying the same:
- Today is the first full day of summer (although you’d be hard pressed to tell it by the rain and gray skies).
- KIRO ends Pat O’Day’s long run as voice of hydros
- Mariners blow big lead, lose 10-9 to Angels
Plane from Seattle to Miami makes emergency landing: An American Airlines flight from Seattle to Miami made an unscheduled stop in Denver when smoke filled the cockpit. Don’t think this was a 787. Yesterday, however, a United Airlines 787 from London to Houston also made an unscheduled stop in New Jersey because of a low engine oil indicator.
Beer making coming back to the old Olympia brewery? KING5 has a story saying a real estate broker is negotiating to remove a convenant that says no alcoholic beverages could be made at the old brewery, which opened in 1896 and closed in 2003. Did you drink Olympia beer? Vote in our poll.
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