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Seattle, WA
Reporter — KOMO News Seattle

Emmy Award-winning reporter, former NYer, now Seattleite. Loves food, travel, football, commas, NYTimes. Northwestern alum. Boggle pro. Mom to @ItsFranksgiving.

'Enough is enough:' Veterans cemetery to get $250k upgrade

komonews.com — ORTING, Wash. -- Make the turn off the speeding, loud highway in Pierce County, and tranquility sets in: tall towering trees, rows of trademark white tombstones, each marked with mini American flags from the recent 4th of July holiday. It still doesn't sit well with Graham Hunt.

Workers unearth centuries-old artifacts under Seattle bridge

komonews.com — SEATTLE -- There's buried treasure beneath Seattle streets -- especially if you're a history geek. Workers building a rainwater storage tank under the Magnolia Bridge recently unleashed a torrent of Emerald City history, helping recover roughly 2,600 artifacts dating back as far as the 1700s, officials said Tuesday.

'Crappy' solution to soil shortage: U.S. Open human waste

komonews.com — UNIVERSITY PLACE, Wash. -- This is flushing awesome. Tens of thousands of visitors to the U.S. Open earlier this month are expected to solve a soil shortfall in Pierce County when their human waste is transformed into a popular potting mix, officials said. The city-produced nutrient-rich soil ran out around Memorial Day.

Skagit Co. neighbors battling music teachers over noise, traffic

komonews.com — MOUNT VERNON, Wash. -- A battle between Skagit County neighbors has hit a sour note, pitting two music teachers against the people who live nearby. County commissioners heard arguments this week from the musicians, David and Joanna Zagelow, and those who oppose the couple's in-home piano and flute lessons.

Seattle man's speed trap warning sign lands him $138 ticket

komonews.com — SEATTLE -- Panhandlers carry them. Protestors call them essential. But one Seattle man's sign -- warning of a speed trap -- has been dubbed illegal and could end up costing him $138. "I thought it was nonsense," said Daniel Gehlke, who made the handwritten sign "Cops Ahead! Stop at sign and light!"

Sheriff: Stay off trails below state's highest bridge

komonews.com — A local sheriff is warning hikers to obey signs and stay off steep trails beneath Washington State's tallest bridge after two high-risk rescues in three weeks. Two hikers each fell hundreds of feet beneath the High Steel Bridge in Mason County, which stands 420 feet tall.

Alert UPS driver helps deliver justice for dying Seattle woman

komonews.com — SEATTLE -- An alert UPS driver helped deliver justice for a dying Seattle woman. Prosecutors say Velva J. Stockton was living out her final years at the Hotel Andra in downtown Seattle when she hired a live-in caregiver to help.

Trooper on 6 mph escort to woman on scooter: 'Just trying to get her home'

komonews.com — LYNDEN, Wash. -- Another encounter between law enforcement and the public is drawing all sorts of attention. Drivers and residents along State Route 546, near the U.S. - Canadian border, saw what appeared to be a slow-speed pursuit Tuesday and started posting to social media.

Drowsy driver who caused fatal wreck apologizes to victim's family

komonews.com — EVERETT, Wash. -- An Everett man apologized Monday for a drowsy driving crash that killed an unsuspecting driver. David Ames, 50, died at the hospital after trying to avoid the accident on Interstate 405 Sunday night. Troopers believe another driver, 45-year old Calvin Jones, fell asleep at the wheel and then overcorrected, crossing all lanes of traffic before ending up down an embankment.

As many as 100 fish stolen fish from school-maintained hatchery

komonews.com — WHATCOM COUNTY, Wash. -- Wildlife officials are investigating reports that someone stole as many as 100 fish from a hatchery in remote Whatcom County. Students from Mount Baker High School stock, feed, and maintain the fish through an annual agricultural program at the school, said Todd Rightmire, a teacher and advisor for Future Farmers of America.
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Jul 07, 2015

ICYMI: 'Enough is enough:' Veterans cemetery to get $250k upgrade komonews.com/news/local/Thi… via @komonews

Jul 07, 2015

RT @komonews: BREAKING: @SnoCoSheriff confirms one person was killed in today's collapse at the Big Four Ice Caves pic.twitter.com/sNEgolGDhv

Jul 07, 2015

RT @rikkiking: The #BigFour caves are closed indefinitely. They don't believe any survivors remain trapped.

Jul 07, 2015

RT @rikkiking: Photographer on scene: Some crews preparing to stay at #BigFour overnight. Search efforts continue for potential victims.

Jul 06, 2015

RT @JoelMorenoKOMO: Medics rush a patient from the ice cave collapse from the helicopter to Harborview #liveonkomo at 11 pic.twitter.com/nDLLVZLcRy

Jul 06, 2015

Big Four Ice Caves collapse update: partial collapse confirmed by @SnoCoSheriff. Number & nature of injuries still unknown. Cell svc spotty.

Jul 06, 2015

RT @WilsoNews: BREAKING: @SnoCoSheriff says received 911 call of poss collapse at Big Four ice caves, multiple injuries. Our crew is on the way #liveonkomo

Jul 06, 2015

"We promise there's going to be honor. This is not honor." Soldiers' cemetery to get $250k for repairs. #LiveOnKOMO pic.twitter.com/UxDR3QC0VP

Jul 06, 2015

Restoring a final resting place: $250k earmarked for upgrades & cleaning at local soldier cemetery. #liveonKOMO pic.twitter.com/h0GeOzDj3B

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