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August 9, 2014 at 9:38 AM

Saturday Memo: Vulcan’s math … Bikes in the news … Piniella to M’s Hall of Fame

Weather: You should listen to this Beatles song right now. (Spoiler: Here comes the sun. More from the National Weather Service forecast.) Missing hiker: The Mason County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 28-year-old hiker in the Hamma Hamma and Mildred Lake area. A friend reported his companion missing but said the…


Comments | More in General news | Topics: Hall of Fame, lou piniella, Mariners

July 4, 2014 at 9:58 AM

Friday Memo: Fourth of July … Carrasco apologizes … Mariners in Chicago

The long holiday weekend is off to a nice start, with temperatures in the low 70s in the forecast. Perhaps the rain clouds have declared their own independence and relocated elsewhere. More from the National Weather Service forecast. Where to celebrate the Fourth of July: If you procrastinated on planning your holiday, we…


Comments | Topics: Corinthian Colleges, Fourth of July, Jorge Carrasco

March 8, 2014 at 9:52 AM

Saturday Memo: Oil slicks found … Highway 99 work goes on … Sounders FC season opener

Weather: Temperatures in the mid-50s are in the forecast and it will almost certainly rain. Consider today’s comic a cautionary tale. More from the National Weather Service forecast. Plane missing, oil slicks found: The two large slicks off the Vietnamese coast are the first sign that the missing Malaysia Airlines jet, carrying 239 passengers…


Comments | More in | Topics: bertha, Highway 99 tunnel, malaysia plane

October 5, 2013 at 9:40 AM

Saturday Memo: Shutdown continues … SPD officer hits power pole … game day

National Weather Service forecast Patchy fog is clearing up, and promises of sunshine are in the forecast. Go get yourself something pumpkin-flavored and enjoy the nice fall weather while it lasts. Traffic could be less than pleasant due to some scheduled road closures, including parts of Highway 99 and the Montlake Bridge. The Washington…


Comments | More in | Topics: Morning Memo

September 14, 2013 at 9:49 AM

Saturday Memo: Skagit bridge fix … ‘Hawk One’ … Sounders victory

National Weather Service forecast Slip-slidin’ away: Teflon isn’t just for keeping your fried eggs from sticking, apparently. The nearly completed permanent span of the I-5 Skagit bridge will be slid — yes, slid — into place tonight, hopefully in time for drivers to be using it Sunday. A set of jacks will…


Comments | More in | Topics: Morning Memo, Seahawks, skagit bridge

September 7, 2013 at 11:21 AM

Saturday Memo: Man shot in Edmonds … fair opens … flamingo chicks

National Weather Service forecast Man carrying rifle was shot in Edmonds: A man walking down an Edmonds street this morning carrying a rifle was shot and wounded by police, Edmonds police say. The man was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle. We’ll be updating our story as details become available. It’s fair time: You…


Comments | More in | Topics: flamingo chicks, man shot, Morning Memo

August 17, 2013 at 9:35 AM

Saturday Memo: Glider pilot honored … Idaho wildfire … Water-balloon fight

There’s a chance of showers this weekend, but also a chance of sunshine. We’re staying optimistic. More from the National Weather Service forecast. Gliding to glory: Bob Swenson, 90, of Bellevue, finally is getting an overdue Bronze Star medal for his heroism as a glider pilot during World War II. He flew…


Comments | More in | Topics: idaho wildfire, Seattle Center, wwii veteran

August 3, 2013 at 10:07 AM

Saturday Memo: Seafair … Man allegedly rams building with truck … new Sounder

The weekend got off to a slightly soggy start, but forecasts call for decreasing clouds over the next couple days, with temperatures in the 70s and 80s. The National Weather Service forecast has more. That time of year again: Fans of airshows and hydroplane races, rejoice! It’s Seafair Weekend, which means nostalgic vehicles will be taking…


Comments | More in | Topics: clint dempsey, Morning Memo, Seafair

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