Nov 5, 2013
Mercer Island Reporter
Bell is third in state Best Bagger contest
Mercer Island High School junior, Carl Bell, placed third at the Washington State Best Bagger contest held in Spokane on Oct. 22. With only three months of experience bagging, Bell was chosen to represent QFC stores statewide after three preliminary rounds of competition.
Christie's surgery highlights weight-loss options
This April 30, 2013 file photo shows New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie during a town hall meeting on Long Beach Island, in Long Beach Township, N.J., where Superstorm Sandy caused heavy damage.
The Rock Doc: Seeds of change start creation of new apple - Mon, 22 Apr 2013 PST
Receive FREE access by logging in to or creating your Spokesman.com account. Today there are lots of options in the grocery stores when it comes to apples, from traditional varieties such as Jonathan and McIntosh to newer types such as Honeycrisp and Jazz.
The Bully Pulpit
Inside the George Soros Plot Against the GOP in North Carolina
Leaked email reveals shadowy liberal network in Tarheel State - A nonprofit organization in North Carolina funded by progressive mega-donor George Soros has been linked to a partisan strategy memo aimed at derailing the state Republican leadership's legislative agenda, throwing light on the shadowy network of liberal groups that operate in the ... (more)