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10/19/2020   NW News Network
Washington’s race for governor is a lopsided, yet surprisingly fiery contest this year. It pits incumbent Democrat Jay Inslee against Republican Loren Culp , a first-time candidate. Inslee is seeking a rare third term while Culp is trying to pull off the upset of the century.
10/15/2020   NW News Network
Doug Coleman had just returned home after staying up for more than 24 hours. He was exhausted. He’d evacuated as the Cold Springs Fire came closer to his property. Flames quickly fanned across north-central Washington’s Okanogan County over Labor Day weekend. He found his house – just outside of Okanogan – still standing. Little did he know, it was just the first time he would have to evacuate during this one fire. Doug called his daughter Heather, who lives about two hours away in Wenatchee, and went to sleep. “I said, ‘Well, hey. Go get some rest. I’ll just keep watching should the winds change and the fires head back your way,” Heather says. Running on no sleep herself, Heather decided to check Facebook just as her workday started to get busy. She’s a member of the Okanogan Highlands Fire Watch group . “Living in Wenatchee, I didn’t have any real-time access to any other means of communication on such short-time notice,” Heather says. That’s how she first found out her father’s home
10/15/2020   NW News Network
For more than half a century , Republicans have had a lock on Washington’s Secretary of State’s office. This year, Democrats hope to end that five decade run by unseating incumbent Kim Wyman who’s seeking a third term. Democrats feel they have the political winds at their back and an unusually strong challenger in Gael Tarleton, a state lawmaker and former Port of Seattle commissioner who once worked as a defense intelligence analyst for the Pentagon. Republicans, meanwhile, are counting on a long history of ticket-splitting by Washington voters who might repudiate President Donald Trump at the top of the ticket, but be willing to support a veteran elections official and familiar state Republican further down the ballot.

Local News

10/09/2020   Seattle PI Mariners

Bremerton native Tim Wilson has been appointed Director of Grounds at T-Mobile Park, the Seattle Mariners announced this week. “Tim’s two decades of experience at this ballpark have given him unique insight into what it takes to maintain the field as one of the best in baseball,” said Trevor Gooby, Mariners senior vice president of ballpark operations, in a statement Thursday of Wilson.

10/05/2020   Seattle PI Mariners

“I think we’re in a really nice position for 2021,” Dipoto told reporters last week. “Our goal will be to go out there and contend for a playoff spot. And I don’t think that’s an unrealistic goal.”

09/24/2020   Seattle PI Mariners

Seattle Mariners outfielder Kyle Lewis and pitcher Marco Gonzales were unanimous selections for the team’s most valuable player and most valuable pitcher, respectively, for the end-of-season awards by the local chapter of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America. Infielder Dee Strange-Gordon was also given the unsung hero award


Local Sports

10/22/2020   Fox News Latest Headlines
In a rare move for a sports team, the WNBA's Seattle Storm formally gave their support to the 2020 Democratic ticket of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris on Wednesday.
10/22/2020   Fox News Latest Headlines
Are shirtless firefighters and snuggly kangaroos among some of your top turn-ons? Good news!
10/22/2020   Forbes Latest Headlines
Up to 12 million UK borrowers could be in financial difficulty, so the regulator wants then to talk to their lenders about tailored help packages
10/22/2020   Fox News Latest Headlines
A New York judge ordered Ghislaine Maxwell depositions revealing details about her relationship with alleged sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein to be released to the public by Thursday morning.
10/22/2020   UPI Latest News
Director of National Intelligence John Ratcliffe announced that Iran and Russia obtained voter information ahead of the U.S. presidential election and blamed Tehran for an email campaign to intimidate Democratic voters.
10/22/2020   Forbes Latest Headlines
The global technical potential for offshore wind generation is many times greater than our global electricity consumption today.
10/22/2020   Forbes Latest Headlines
When Aston Villa take on Leeds United in the Premier League on Friday night, looking to maintain their magnificent unbeaten start, Douglas Luiz will face one of his sternest tests so far this season.
10/22/2020   USA Today Top Stories
Voters should accept that election results may not be known on Election Night and that does not indicate fraud, experts say.
      
10/22/2020   UPI Latest News
Arizona Cardinals quarterback Kyler Murray tops my Week 7 fantasy football quarterback rankings for 2020.
10/22/2020   UPI Latest News
Actor Catherine Deneuve turns 77 and actor Jeff Goldblum turns 68, among the famous birthdays for Oct. 22.
10/21/2020   USA Today Top Stories
Brandon Lowe hits two home runs to lead the Rays offense in Game 2 of the World Series en route to a 6-4 win against the Dodgers. Series is tied 1-1.
      
10/21/2020   USA Today Top Stories
During a rare CDC public briefing, HHS Secretary Alex Azar on Wednesday outlined a timeline for the COVID-19 vaccine and pledged it would be safe.
      
10/21/2020   Google Sports
10/21/2020   Fox Sports:College Football
Brandon Lowe hit two homers to help the Tampa Bay Rays even the World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers at one game apiece. See how Frank Thomas saw it on the Samsung Galaxy 5G View app, utilizing zoom and multiple angles.
10/21/2020   Google Sports
10/21/2020   Fox Sports:College Football
Joey Wendle joins Tom Verducci following the Tampa Bay Rays' 6-4 win over the Los Angeles Dodgers in Game 2 of the World Series. Wendle talks about his two-run double, Brandon Lowe's home runs, and getting a complete team win, as team evened series with the Dodgers.
10/21/2020   Fox Sports:College Football
Blake Snell talks about his performance, the game plan he had against the Dodgers, the 5th inning, pitching with the lead and more after the Tampa Bay Rays' win Game 2 of the World Series.
10/21/2020   Google Sports
10/21/2020   ESPN College Sports
Curt Apsey, who has served as athletic director at Boise State since 2015, has stepped down and will be replaced on an interim basis by Bob Carney.
10/20/2020   ESPN College Sports
A stay-in-place order for University of Michigan undergraduate students will not impact athletic activity at the school, where the Wolverines football team is preparing for its season opener against Minnesota.
10/16/2020   ESPN College Sports
UCLA will still be outfitted by Under Armour this season even though the university is suing the apparel company for breach of contract.