Storm rookie enjoying learning aspect of training camp

Rob Fodor, in his first year as an assistant coach for the Seattle Storm, is known for improving offensive skills of NBA stars. He’s dubbed “The Shooting Guy,” last working for Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra. In Seattle, Fodor connects with the top three-point shooter in women’s NCAA history in forward Kaleena Mosqueda-Lewis, the No. […]

May 25 TV Picks: ‘The Island’ series premiere on NBC

‘The Island’ As far as your TV is concerned, season/series finale season is over, so make way for a summer full of reality shows and new scripted dramas. One of the first new shows out of the gate is this survival competition where 14 American men are left on a deserted island. There are no […]

A Royal Visit To Pacific Lutheran University

The Pacific Northwest has deep Norwegian roots and nowhere was that more evident than at Pacific Lutheran University on Saturday. His Majesty King Harald V of Norway came for a visit to the school that was founded 125 years ago by Norwegian immigrants. The King was in the Northwest to speak at PLU’s Commencement ceremony […]

Police investigating North Seattle back door home break-ins

SEATTLE — Seattle Police are investigating a series of North Seattle home burglaries where thieves broke into houses by shattering a back window or kicking down a back door. At least six homes have been hit in the Maple Leaf neighborhood since the beginning of May, according to reports filed with the Seattle Police Department. […]

WSP: 2 men caught after crashing into trooper’s car

AUBURN, Wash. – Two men suspected of fleeing after crashing a car into a state trooper’s patrol vehicle have been caught, according to the Washington State Patrol. The incident began at about 10:30 a.m. Monday on Highway 167 near the intersection with Highway 516 when a car with two men inside hit a trooper’s patrol […]

Kirkland community forced out to make room for high-end homes

KIRKLAND, Wash. — Families, veterans and seniors living on fixed incomes have all been evicted from a Kirkland mobile home community so developers can build high-end homes. Residents in the Firwood Lane Mobile Home Park have ten months before the land they live on will be cleared to make room for new, more expensive homes. […]

Lawyer says allegations B.B. King was poisoned ‘ridiculous’

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Two B.B. King heirs who’ve been most outspoken about the blues legend’s care in his final days are accusing King’s two closest aides of poisoning him, but the attorney for King’s estate is calling the claims ridiculous. Three doctors determined that King was appropriately cared-for, and King received 24-hour care and […]