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REVIEW: Crayon’s “Brick Factory” (vinyl reissue)

If there’s one thing that Nirvana, Soundgarden, and Pearl Jam did for the Pacific Northwest, it showed that it was a great place to find lots of great. The band thing is that the hype of grunge made countless fans assume that all bands sounded the same and had the exact influences. Not every band […]

Food and Wine Pairing: Exploring the Beautiful Wines of British Columbia

Until recently, the wines from our neighbors just north of the border in British Columbia were extremely limited in the Pacific Northwest.

Where Did This Relic Come From?

This interesting item was brought to my attention from someone who was given it by a person in the Midwest, but its origins were believed to be the Pacific Northwest. I find some of characteristics quite unusual, like the hair carved...Show More Summary

Creative Bus Sales Acquires Pacific Northwest Based EK Bus Sales

The company will continue to operate under the name EK Bus Sales in the short term and operate from their current locations in Mukilteo and Canby.

No-Li Brewhouse Releases Unique Small Batch Barrel-Aged Sour Cherry Beer

Spokane, WA – No-Li Brewhouse continues to bring Spokane-Style innovation to the Pacific Northwest with its newest Barrel … The post No-Li Brewhouse Releases Unique Small Batch Barrel-Aged Sour Cherry Beer appeared first on thefullpint.com.

Plastic fish are coming to save salmon

4 days agoHobbies / Fishing : Moldy Chum

Photo: Courtesy of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory In a bid to find out the kind of struggles fish that live near hydroelectric power plants face, scientists have designed "sensor fish" — plastic tubes filled with technology that can measure the stresses and strains put on salmon swimming through dam machinery. LINK (via: The Verge)

Like most of us in the Pacific Northwest, Dayton and Sofia spend...

Like most of us in the Pacific Northwest, Dayton and Sofia spend all their weekends looking for Bigfoot. When we gave them one of our Bigfoot Research Kits, their eyes lit up as they examined the contents. From a helpful footprint guide...Show More Summary

Nike SB x Poler Holiday 2014 Lookbook

Following last year’s inaugural collaboration, Nike SB and outdoor outfitter Poler continue to celebrate their Oregon roots with a second collection. Channeling the eccentricity of the Pacific Northwest, the offering adopts Poler’s… The post Nike SB x Poler Holiday 2014 Lookbook appeared first on Highsnobiety.

Getting Colder: Forecasters Warn of Snow for Portland, Blizzard Conditions in Columbia River Gorge

Winter has decided that fall isn't going to have a chance in 2014 with cold weather slapping the country hard this week. The cold isn't letting up, with winter-like storms hitting the Pacific Northwest at the end of the week. Expected...Show More Summary

Portland Trail Blazers Must Take Advantage of Early Chance to Control Division

The Portland Trail Blazers last won a division title during the 1998-99 season, as a part of the Pacific Division. Since the forging of the Northwest Division to start the 2004-05 season, the Blazers have been unable to reach a similar level of success. Show More Summary

Seattle Got HUMPed This Weekend

HUMP!goers voting for their favorite films after a screening at On the Boards this weekend. I have no idea why the pic is sideways. We're working to fix that. Seattle's tenth annual HUMP!—the Pacific Northwest's biggest, best, and only amateur porn festival—opened to huge crowds at Seattle's On the Boards on Thursday night. Show More Summary

Sunset Lodge: 1918

The Pacific Northwest in 1918. "Kissel Military Highway Scout Kar at Sunset Lodge." Our first look at what seems to have been a promotion tied to the war effort. 5x7 glass negative by Christopher Helin. View full size.

New York Giants vs. Seattle Seahawks: Live Score and Analysis for New York

Fighting for their football lives, the New York Giants are in the Pacific Northwest this afternoon for an NFC tilt with the Seattle Seahawks at CenturyLink Field. The Giants are 3-5 on the season, while the Seahawks flaunt the opposite record at 5-3. Show More Summary

Sensor Fish show how hydroelectric dams will affect salmon

2 weeks agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmag

It’s a tough row to hoe for young salmon in the Pacific Northwest as they make their perilous journey from upriver to the ocean. Besides hungry birds and sea lions, the regions many hydroelectric dams and their swirling turbines produce manmade currents and other obstacles that make it challenging for the fish to navigate. Show More Summary

Weekend Picture And Flashback!

Although I was born in the Pacific Northwest and am now retired in the Pacific Northwest I have lived in Munich, Germany for 4 years and Yokohama, Japan for 2 years.  As you can tell from the picture below my long legs never got used to siting on the floor for dinner. The post Weekend Picture And Flashback! appeared first on The Moderate Voice.

Chick-fil-A Plans Massive Expansion in the Pacific Northwest

The chain plans to open 20 new locations in Oregon and Washington. As was first announced late last month, Chick-fil-A will open its first location in the Pacific Northwest — in Bellevue, Wash. — in the Spring of 2015. It will be the first of 20 new locations the chicken-slinging chain plans to open in Washington and Oregon by 2020. Show More Summary

Pancakes Made in the Shapes of Caterpillar Species of the Pacific Northwest

2 weeks agoOdd : Laughing Squid

After his daughter cooked up a pancake shaped like a “duck caterpillar,” Nathan Shields of Saipancakes (previously) crafted a set of detailed caterpillar pancakes. Each one was made to match a species that is local to the Pacific Northwest. His pancake batter recipe is available on his website. music by Wargames image via Saipancakes

First Nations fight Petronas-led LNG project

2 weeks agoHobbies / Fishing : Moldy Chum

A group of First Nations is fighting the Petronas-led Pacific NorthWest LNG project, marking the first time that aboriginals have outright rejected a liquefied natural gas proposal in British Columbia. Aboriginal leaders have voicedShow More Summary

Synthetic fish measures wild ride through dams

RICHLAND, Wash. – In the Pacific Northwest, young salmon must dodge predatory birds, sea lions and more in their perilous trek toward the ocean. Hydroelectric dams don't make the trip any easier, with their manmade currents sweeping fish past swirling turbines and other obstacles. Despite these challenges, most juvenile salmon survive this journey every year. read more

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