School and football — autumn is falling into place. Now the weather is about to take a seasonal turn. Rain clouds are forecast to rush in Sunday afternoon, perhaps around halftime during the Seahawks game. That could bring up to a quarter-inch of precipitation, with more on the way Monday. “It does look like the long, dry spell we’ve had this summer is pretty much coming to an end,” said Art Gaebel, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Seattle. And what a dry spell it was.
In what several described as a difficult decision, board directors at Everett Public Schools voted Tuesday to use their condemnation powers for the first time in a quarter century to acquire four pieces of land in the Bothell area for a future high school. The board voted 4-0 to use eminent domain. “I think this is the hardest thing that the school district has to do,” board member Traci Mitchell said.
You must sign in or register to continue reading content. MONROE — Members of a Muslim group known for messages of peace and patriotism arrived at their mosque Friday to find it vandalized with offensive graffiti. The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office was investigating the damage to the Ahmadiyya Muslim Community’s house of worship on Old Owen Road in Monroe. “We will not tolerate any crimes motivated by prejudice in Snohomish County,” Sheriff Ty Trenary said in a press release.
Muck Rack makes it simple to find people, tweets, or articles that mention any name, keyword, company, hashtag etc. We've compiled this guide to help you make the most of your search.
Selecting a term
Start searching tweets, articles from media outlets, articles mentioned in tweets, journalists'
names, titles and bios with some suggested searches:
Companies or Topics (e.g. iPhone, Microsoft)
Phrases (e.g. "cloud computing") — use quotes to keep the terms together
Twitter handles (e.g. @username) — returns those who have mentioned or replied to
Names (e.g. "David Pogue")
Hashtags (e.g. #sxsw, #london2012)
Bio details (e.g. vegan, Olympics, father)
Muck Rack's Advanced Search allows for many boolean operators.
Find results that mention multiple specified terms, use AND or
+. For example, ensure each result contains both Elon Musk and Mark Zuckerberg by
searching Obama AND Romney or Obama + Romney.
Use the operators OR or , to broaden your search when you'd like either of
multiple terms to appear in results. (This is the default behavior of our search when no operators
are used.) For example, search for democrat OR republican to find results that refer to
Democrats and/or Republicans.
Use NOT or - to subtract results from your search. For
example, searching Disney will yield results about the Walt Disney Company as well as Walt Disney
World Resort. To exclude mentions of Disney World, search for Disney -World or Disney
When using one of these operators with a phrase, enclose it in quotation marks. For example, you can
find results about smartphones excluding Apple's iPhone 4S by searching smartphone -"iPhone
Exact case matching or punctuation
If you're searching for a brand name or keyword that relies on specific punctuation marks or capitalization, you can
find results that match your exact query by adding matchcase: before the keyword you're searching for, like matchcase:E*TRADE .
Use parentheses to separate multiple
boolean phrases. For example, to find journalists talking about having fun in Disney World or
Disneyland, search for ("disney world" OR disneyland) AND fun.
An asterisk can be used to search for any variation of a root word truncated by the asterisk. For example, searching for admin* will return results for administrator, administration, administer, administered, etc.
A near operator is an AND operator where you can control the distance between the words. You can vary the distance the near operation uses by adding a forward slash and number (between 0-99) such as strawberries NEAR/10 "whipped cream", which means the strawberries must exist within 10 words of "whipped cream".