I want to get really, really in touch with what's happening with local politics: specifically, Seattle and Washington State issues. Do you know resources beyond Crosscut and KUOW for keeping up with the inside baseball? [more inside]
What are the best history (non-fiction) books concerned with the Oregon Territory, the Pacific Northwest, Washington State, the Puget Sound region, or Seattle?
I'll soon be visiting Seattle for the first time, and I'd like to spend a couple of nights outside the city. I'm looking for must-see scenic, rural areas that are within a few hours' drive at most. As a frame of reference, my favorite area of California and possibly the U.S. is Big Sur. What areas of Washington should I consider? [more inside]
Do you want to 1) attempt to ford the river 2) caulk the wagon and float it across 3) take the ferry or 4) hire a mefite as your guide?
Cross country move: Charlotte to Seattle. Help make sure this banker-type doesn't die of dysentery on the way there. [more inside]
Urine (pet) saturated carpets in our new apartment. Merely cosmetic? Or is this an un-sanitary living condition? [more inside]
Are there any reasonable hikes on Mount Rainier this time of year? And if not, what's the next best option? [more inside]
Experience with Sprint / Nextel MiFi? [more inside]
I'm moving to Beacon Hill in Seattle -- need assistance getting adjusted. [more inside]
Relaxing weekend for a solo woman in or near Seattle? [more inside]
It's my birthday... where should I eat in Seattle? [more inside]
Best beach on the Washington state Pacific Coastline? [more inside]
Looking for good hotels and wineries in Washington State wine country. [more inside]
Looking to donate blood plasma in the greater Seattle area. Where do I go? [more inside]
Good hikes around Seattle. [more inside]