Seven years ago today, Seattle hit 103 -- it's hottest day on record
KOMO News (blog)
Wearing a bag of ice water on his head, baseball fan Kirk Schlemlein, of Snohomish, Wash., reacts as a friend sprays water in his ear while trying to keep cool during a baseball game between the Seattle Mariners and the Toronto Blue Jays, Wednesday ...
Warm weather brings fire risk and a burn ban
The Seattle Times
Three small fires — dormant but smoldering after a lightning storm last week in Olympic National Park — have been coaxed to life by this week's warm temperatures. The largest, the Godkin Fire, ... Will Seattle really become the next San Francisco? VIEW.
Storm's Sue Bird and Breanna Stewart bring timelessness, exuberance to U.S. Olympic team
The Seattle Times
1 overall pick in the WNBA draft to Seattle, eventually guiding the Storm to its first playoff appearance in franchise history. By fall of 2002, Bird was anointed the next generation's Olympic point guard to follow Hall of Famer Dawn Staley. The duo ...
How Northwest Mountains Make Their Own Summer Storms
KPLU News for Seattle and the Northwest
Have you ever noticed that oftentimes on summer afternoons, big clouds seem to form right over the Cascades or the Olympics, almost like the mountains have their own weather systems? They do. “It's true,” says KPLU weather expert Cliff Mass.
Lynx's Moore helps US beat France in…
NEWARK, Del. — Tina Charles of the New York Liberty scored 17 points and Lynx star Maya Moore added 13 to help the U.S. women's basketball team defeat France 84-62 on Wednesday night in an exhibition game. The game was a rematch of the 2012 ...
And as soon as the buzzer sounded, Prince posted a congratulatory tweet and disappeared from the Target Center without the players even knowing he was ...
Change starts with us: Minnesota Lynx, fans continue the push for peace
Excelle Sports (registration)
The Minnesota Lynx were preparing to face the Dallas Wings that night at Target Center, days after a series of shootings that killed Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, two African-American men, and five members of the Dallas Police Department. The ...
Minnesota Lynx Olympic break recap
The Minnesota Lynx head into a monthlong Olympic break having won six straight games and tied the WNBA record for most consecutive 20-win seasons at six. The season has been historic in many ways (a 13-0 start, Seimone Augustus scoring her 5,000th ...