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  • The most “poopular” compost in the Pacific Northwest to be awarded to lottery winners

    SEATTLE — Here’s the scoop (pun intended.) The most exotic compost available in the Pacific Northwest comes from Woodland Park Zoo. Zoo Doo is a fully composted blend of select animal manures mixed with straw, grass, leaves and wood chips from around the grounds of the zoo. As a conservation organization, Woodland Park Zoo is committed to turning animal waste into a valuable resource. Composting saves the zoo nearly $90,000 each year in disposal costs. It also saves water and […]

  • Emerald City Comic Con brings together creators and fans for a weekend of pop culture

    SEATTLE — It began as a love letter to comics. Seventeen years later and Emerald City Comic Con is back in Seattle at the Washington State Convention Center. Organizers are expecting this will be the biggest year yet with other 98,000 fans expected over the four day long convention. Game of Thrones fans are especially excited for Gwendoline Christie’s appearance as the final season of the series is about to begin. The cast of Boy Meets World will be in attendance include Danielle […]

  • ‘Mad Scientist’ inspires elementary students to purse STEM careers

    Bellevue, Wash., — Mad Science helps kids experience science in fun and interesting ways with hands-on experiments and demonstrations. They  do this through after school programs, workshops and even birthday parties that families can host in their own homes. Parents hoping to get their kids interested in the ever growing STEM careers are using programs like Mad Science to get a head start and simply to be inspired by the subject in general. Kilowatt Kevin, aka Kevin Horn, invited us […]

  • Olympic Flight Museum a hands-on history lesson for visitors

    Dedicated to preserving and showcasing vintage aircraft, The Olympic Flight Museum is a non-profit organization that opened in 1998.

  • How to connect with your voice in Olympia

    We went to Olympia to try to figure out how you can actually talk with your voice in the state’s capital, but first things first, we had to do a little Google search to discover who that person even is.

  • Spring arrives early at the Northwest Flower & Garden Festival

    SEATTLE — Spring arrives a month early at the Northwest Flower & Garden Festival. The smell of fresh flowers, herbs, and gardens fills the Washington State Convention Center through Sunday, February 24th. Over 20 stunning displays, thousands of blooming flowers and a countless number of presentations from experts will help guide the most advanced gardeners as well as those hoping to bring a little greenery to their small patio spaces and everyone in between. Some of our favorite picks include […]

  • Mental health professionals use art therapy to bring joy to West Seattle neighborhood

    Cars driving along Harbor Ave. in West Seattle are admiring the beautiful downtown skyline and the snow sculptures that have begun to appear. But where did they come from?

  • Snow won’t stop The Seattle RV Show

    SEATTLE — As much of Western Washington prepares for another round of snow, there’s no better time than now to plan your next vacation. Escape the frigid temperatures and check out the Seattle RV Show at the CenturyLink Field Event Center. Originally slated for a Thursday start, doors will open on Friday, February 8th and run through the 10th. Over 20 dealers, countless exhibitors and seminars ranging from Campground Safety to Boondocking 101 will keep guests distracted from the upcoming winter […]

  • CenturyLink Field hiring workers to help during Seahawks games

    SEATTLE – Q13 FOX is proud to be your home of the Seattle Seahawks and with the preseason underway it’s not just players getting ready to work on gameday. The staff at CenturyLink Field take pride in the work that they do, too. “Over 69,000 people fit into the stands on game day and that’s a lot of guests looking to have a great time.” Chad Scarbrough, Training and Events Manager, explains, “…we need 3,000 people to take care of […]

  • Chefs share their easy turkey brine recipe ahead of Thanksgiving

    The holiday is already overwhelming, and the professionals at Urbane Restaurant & Bar advise to keep it simple. Executive Chef Brian Pusztai and Chef de Cuisine Tomas Ortiz share their simple turkey brine secret.

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