Latest Puget Sound region Stories

2010-09-15 11:07:00

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE, Wash., Sept. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- 1st Security Bank is proud to announce the grand reopening of their Lynnwood branch located at 19002 33rd Ave W, Lynnwood, WA.

2009-03-20 13:39:29


2009-01-22 09:30:00

Results of year-long project to map history of local tech community revealed at Urban Leadership Series event. SEATTLE, Jan.

2008-10-09 15:00:19

Puget Sound Energy's Powerful Choices for the Environment (Powerful Choices), a cooperative in-classroom educational program that teaches Washington state middle school students how their actions impact the environment, recently celebrated its 15-year anniversary at an event at PSE's Wild Horse Wind and Solar Facility near Ellensburg, Wash.

2008-07-31 12:00:59

Today, July 31, marks the 30th anniversary of the Utilities Underground Location Center (UULC), the "Call Before You Dig" non-profit organization, which provides one-call service to more than 1,000 utilities in Washington and Montana.

2008-07-27 15:00:32

By Joseph Turner, The News Tribune, Tacoma, Wash. Jul.

2008-07-27 09:00:28

By Joseph Turner, The News Tribune, Tacoma, Wash. Jul.

2008-06-19 12:00:34

By Lynda V. Mapes, Seattle Times Jun.

2006-04-15 10:11:59

A water-loving rodent native to South America that has destroyed thousands of acres of wetlands in the southeast has been spotted near Lake Washington.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.