Feb 28, 2014
Port Orchard Orchard
Pot bust leads to felony charges against four men
A report of strange odors coming from a commercial building led to the arrest of four men, along with the seizure of 307 plants and 102 pounds of processed marijuana, on Feb. 20. The men - two from Bremerton - were charged with manufacturing marijuana in Kitsap County District Court on Feb. 21. They are identified as Ruben John Fred Gifford, 31, ... (more)
DNR preparing for wildfire season
The heat is on and so are preparations for wildfire season. The Department of Natural Resources crews are working the brush lands of Spokane, removing fuels that could spell trouble if a fire is sparked.
The path to a healthy forest and fire-wise community
Forest in the city limits of Spokane were not always thick with trees. Prior to 19th century settlement, the wilderness had its own way of handling its ecosystem.
Extravaganza on Japanese comics, animation set for March 18
People can celebrate their love of Japanese comics and animation at the third annual BA-CON: Bellingham Anime Convention, a free anime and cosplay extravaganza, from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, March 18, at Bellingham Public Library's Lecture Room, 210 Central Ave.