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Losing Paradise: Climate change is changing Mount Rainier

thenewstribune.com — At Mount Rainier National Park, climate change is more than just a threat. It's happening already. Scientists fear endangered plants and animals will be lost and access to the park drastically limited. Faced with daunting problems and conflicting demands, park officials are struggling to find a way forward.

Mariners notebook: Final MLB payroll figures show M’s ranked 16th

blog.thenewstribune.com — The final 2014 payroll numbers are in from Major League Baseball and show the Mariners ranked 16th among the 30 clubs with an outlay of $108,957,206. Various payroll figures get thrown around for comparison purposes - the most-often cited (for some reason) is the payroll for the 25 players on the opening day roster - but the just-released totals are the most important.
Dec 21, 2014

ICYMI: #Mariners ranked 16th among 30 clubs in final 2014 payroll. Plus other notes. bit.ly/13nmdh1

Dec 20, 2014

Our latest #Mariners notebook has final payroll numbers, info on spring tickets, updates on ex-Mariners and more. bit.ly/13nmdh1

McGrath: Callero using Gonzaga as exposure for Cal Poly

Dec 20, 2014

RT @ManyHatsMilles: Love Enumclaw's Joe Callero. Good for college basketball. And TNT columnist John McGrath captures him well in this: thenewstribune.com/2014/12/19/355…

Pierce County Council schedules joint meeting with King County on House appointee

Dec 18, 2014

RT @tntstevemaynard: Pierce County Council schedules joint meeting for Monday with King County on House appointee. bit.ly/1ALYToc

Sounders pass while Ford and Bowen taken

blog.thenewstribune.com — Post by / on Dec. 18, 2014 at 12:16 pm with Seattle Sounders FC passed with its pick - the 16th overall - in today's second stage of the MLS Re-Entry Draft. However two Sounders were selected: reserve goalkeeper Josh Ford the new Orlando City SC and forward Tristan Bowen by New England.
Dec 18, 2014

Sounders pass while Ford and Bowen taken: Seattle Sounders FC passed with its pick — the 16th overall — in tod... bit.ly/1JaYXUu

Mariners sign three to minor-league deals with invites to big-league camp

blog.thenewstribune.com — Utilityman Carlos Rivero will indeed get a chance to prove to the Mariners that his power surge in the Venezuelan Winter League is more than a mirage. The club confirmed Thursday that it has re-signed Rivero, whom it acquired in a Nov.
Dec 18, 2014

One familiar face among three minor-league signings confirmed by #Mariners that include a big-league camp invite. bit.ly/1zBG7Se

Tacoma real estate developers will have their estates liquidated

Dec 18, 2014

#Tacoma real estate developers will have their estates liquidated: bit.ly/13htpLM