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Have a reusable face mask? Here’s how to wash it the right way

By Kiersten Willis The Atlanta Journal-Constitution Since the Centers for Disease Control…

  • May 20th, 2020

How to host the best virtual graduation party

By David Syrek and Alison Bowen Chicago Tribune You’ve looked forward to…

  • May 20th, 2020

PAWS accepting new pets, donations

The staff and a loyal cadre of volunteers are diligently caring for the 37 cats and two dogs at the Aberdeen no-kill shelter that still need permanent homes.

  • May 20th, 2020

Ryan Seacrest is back on TV and ‘doing well’ after ‘American Idol’ scare

By Christi Carras Los Angeles Times Ryan Seacrest returned to TV on…

  • May 20th, 2020

Toledo Bluegrass Festival canceled due to coronavirus

The Chronicle The Washington Bluegrass Association announced this week the cancelation of…

  • May 20th, 2020

Dear Abby: Woman’s focus on fitness is hard for friend to bear

Dear Abby: I’ve been friends with “Lorraine” for 30 years. Actually, the…

  • May 19th, 2020

Dear Journal: It’s a pandemic, of course you have nightmares

Editor’s note: Karen Harris Tully is a writer who lives in Raymond…

  • May 19th, 2020

Where to watch films by late Seattle filmaker Lynn Shelton

By Moira Macdonald The Seattle Times Lynn Shelton’s filmmaking life was brief,…

  • May 19th, 2020

Dear Abby: Wife resists husband’s plan to cut ties with his family

Dear Abby: My mother-in-law is the worst! She has no respect for…

  • May 18th, 2020

The “Floater Fleet” of 1907

Nothing New By Roy Vataja

  • May 18th, 2020

Your Stories: Fear, loss and revival through the lens of a pandemic

The coronavirus is changing all of our lives in big ways and…

  • May 18th, 2020

AAA won’t issue Memorial Day travel forecast for first time in 20 years

By Donald Wood TravelPulse AAA Travel will not issue a Memorial Day…

  • May 15th, 2020

Dear Abby: Girlfriend is unsure of her place in boyfriend’s heart

Dear Abby: I have been dating this guy for about a year.…

  • May 15th, 2020

Dear Journal: Radishes are on the front line of the victory garden

Editor’s note: Karen Harris Tully is a writer who lives in Raymond…

  • May 15th, 2020

Pay rent if you can; eviction makes it hard to get a new place

Even for folks who own their home outright but are not working, it can be a struggle to pay for utilities, taxes and insurance.

  • May 15th, 2020

Rick’s Picks: Agreeing to disagree strongly on some films

Rick’s Picks By Rick Anderson Particularly when it involves my sports coverage,…

  • May 15th, 2020

Dear Abby: Mom vetoes grandma’s plan to flout distancing rules

Dear Abby: My parents have strong opinions. I don’t agree with them…

  • May 13th, 2020

Dear Journal: I’m worried for those least able to protect themselves

Editor’s note: Karen Harris Tully is a writer who lives in Raymond…

  • May 13th, 2020

Hollywood Bowl season canceled for the first time in 98 years

LOS ANGELES — For the first time in its nearly 100-year history,…

  • May 13th, 2020

Dear Abby: Baked beans recipe wins smiles at family gatherings

Dear Abby: I love your column. Some years ago, you printed a…

  • May 12th, 2020