Andrew Carter

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Apple Discontinuing Physical Photo Books Printing Service Later This Year

Apple will discontinue its physical Photo Books printing service later this year, as spotted by <i>9to5Mac</i>. Using Photo Books, macOS users can choose from pictures taken on an iPhone or iPad, synced to the Mac Photos app, and build books, cards, calendars, and prints that are then mailed to them.<p>Now, a …

Apps

Miscast from start, Clint Dempsey will leave Seattle with...

Deep inside the underbelly of CenturyLink Field, in a back room in the hallway between the coaches’ office and the home locker room, the superstar …

Clint Dempsey

Robinson Cano speaks for first time since suspension: ‘The hardest thing … besides the death of my grandpa’

Cano was personable as always, contrite when talking about his mistakes, giddy about how the Mariners are playing in his absence and hopeful when …

Robinson Cano

Raleigh RXW Race Women's Cyclocross Bike Review - Total Women's Cycling

<b>The frame on the Raleigh RXW Race Women’s Cyclocross Bike</b><p>I had to review a smaller frame size than usual, as the sizing only goes up to a 52. …

Cyclo-cross

Disposable America

A history of modern capitalism from the perspective of the straw. Seriously.<p>A straw is a simple thing. It’s a tube, a conveyance mechanism for liquid. The defining characteristic of the straw is the emptiness inside it. This is the stuff of tragedy, and America.<p>Over the last several months, plastic …

Public Health

Ben Gibbard Talks About Death Cab For Cutie's New Album And First Single, 'Gold Rush'

Death Cab For Cutie is back with some pretty great new music. The band has just announced that a new album is on the way called <i>Thank You for Today.</i> And in this special episode of <i>All Songs Considered,</i> singer Ben Gibbard shares and talks about the first single, "Gold Rush."<p>"Gold Rush" is a song that …

New Albums

Business Comings: Sub Culture Salon now open in Snoqualmie; Pineapple Life to open soon after months of construction

A couple of new businesses are opening in the Snoqualmie Ridge retail area on Center Blvd this July. The first is Sub Culture Salon which opens …

Coast Salish

Ready for 4th of July Fun in Snoqualmie: Ana's, Infusion add new events to community festivities

There will be some new additions to this year’s 4th of July festivities on Snoqualmie Ridge – a pretty fun day in Snoqualmie that starts with a …

Coast Salish

'It looks like Uranus is off tonight': An oral history of...

A moderate plume of dry-ice smoke billowed from the left-field wall of the Kingdome, which should have been the first indication for the 42,633 fans …

Star Trek

At any given time in their lives, people have two dozen regular haunts

WHEN it comes to habitat, human beings are creatures of habit. It has been known for a long time that, whether his habitat is a village, a city or, …

Brett Kavanaugh

Mount Si High School gets NEW logo; installed in Wildcat Stadium’s new turf this summer

The Snoqualmie Valley School District recently announced that a brand new logo was chosen for Mount Si High School. The logo was last updated in …

High School

The polarized reactions to Pixar’s ‘Bao’ are rooted in culture

What was confusing for some was an emotional experience for many more<p>Premiering before the <i>Incredibles 2</i>, <i>“</i>Bao” is the first Pixar short film directed by a woman, Domee Shi, who was inspired by her childhood as the daughter of Chinese immigrants in Canada. The short follows a Chinese-Canadian mother …

Siblings

Jogger who accidentally crossed U.S. border from B.C. detained for 2 weeks

A visitor from France says she was jogging along the beach south of White Rock, B.C., when she crossed the U.S. border without realizing it. So began …

Immigration

In first in-depth interview since injury, Jordan...

Despite all the noise Jordan Morris has had to deal with during the first few years of his professional career, nothing filled him with dread like …

El Salvador

Ivanka and Vodka, on the Rocks

It was Ivanka’s nightmare.<p>Sipping vodka under chandeliers in a cool private club on the Lower East Side, the New York elite — the very ones Ivanka’s father scorned at a rally a few days ago for looking down on him even though he has “a much better apartment” and is “smarter” and “richer” — were …

Donald Trump

Driver Arrested in South L.A. Hit-and-Run Crash That Killed Cyclist, Whose Vigil Was Scene of Another Crash

The driver who allegedly struck and killed a cyclist in South Los Angeles in early April has been arrested and was identified by police during a news …

Their Friend Died in a Hit-and-Run. Can They Take on Car Culture in Los Angeles?

LOS ANGELES — A busy roadway in a struggling part of town. A young man on his bike. A reckless driver in a luxury car.<p>The moments before Frederick Frazier, 22, was struck by a car while riding his bicycle in South Los Angeles earlier this year, captured on a security camera, were at once tragic and …

Los Angeles

North Bend growing pains: the struggle between the way it was and what it is becoming

As urban King County continues to deal with record population growth, outlying small towns are also feeling the strain. The difference is, small town …

‘This Ruling Gives Us Hope’: Supreme Court Sides With Tribe in Salmon Case

SKAGIT RIVER, Wash. — There was a time when the murky waters of the Skagit River offered bountiful salmon harvests to the Swinomish Indians of Washington State. They could fill an entire boat with one cast of the net back then, and even on a slow day, they could count on hauling in dozens of …

Fishing

Inventor says Google is patenting work he put in the public domain

Creator of a breakthrough compression algorithm fights to keep it patent-free.<p>When Jarek Duda invented an important new compression technique called …

Patents

The Rich Are Planning to Leave This Wretched Planet

HOUSTON — In an era in which privileged individuals search constantly for the next experience to obsess over and post about on social media, space truly remains the final frontier, a luxury that only the one percent of the one percent can afford. Brad Pitt and Katy Perry are among those who have …

Summer Fun: 2018 Movies & Music in the Park lineup announced

The City of Snoqualmie recently announced the 2018 Movies and Music in the Park lineup. The summertime series returns on alternating Thursday and …

New bus service connects historic downtown with Snoqualmie Ridge

Connecting the neighborhoods and businesses of the city, Snoqualmie Valley Transportation (SVT) is now providing hourly bus service between historic …

Facebook Bug Set 14 Million Users’ Sharing Settings to Public

Heather Kelly, reporting for CNN:<p>For a period of four days in May, about 14 million Facebook users around the world had their default sharing setting …

People who live in small towns and rural areas are happier than everyone else, researchers say

Heaven is wide open spaces — at least, it is for most people, according to a massive new data set of happiness in Canada.<p>A team of happiness researchers at the Vancouver School of Economics and McGill University recently published a working paper on the geography of well-being in Canada. They …

Happiness

Man dies after 200-foot fall near Pratt Lake; hiking partner says dog saved him from going off cliff

According to the King County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO), two hikers were in the back country area of Pratt Lake Sunday evening, June 3, 2018 when one …

Will a Canadian Donald Trump Become Ontario’s Leader?

TORONTO — He is a wealthy businessman whose favorite political targets are “elites” he describes as drinking champagne “with their pinkies up in the air.” He hates government, but is running to lead one with a $121.7-billion budget, confident he will root out waste with his well-honed business …

Canada

Trudeau Reaches His Breaking Point With Trump

The Canadian leader’s response to U.S. tariffs formed his sharpest-ever rebuke of the president.<p>Spare a thought for Justin Trudeau. The Canadian prime minister is most often seen smiling while meeting with world leaders, showing off his immaculate sock collection, and uttering the kinds of …

30-Year-Old Leaves The Nest — After Parents Win Court-Ordered Eviction

It's a milestone so common that it has become a Hollywood trope: The son packs his things, carries all those vestiges of his former life across the threshold of the front door and, with the unwavering encouragement of his parents, finally leaves their house to face the wider world.<p>It's a little …

New York State