Half of Columbia River sockeye dying due to hot water

...biologists say the warm water is lethal for the cold-water species and is wiping out at least half of this year's return of 500,000 fish."We had a really big migration of sockeye," said Ritchie Graves of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration...
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Busch grabs elusive Indy victory as comeback continues before the season-opening Daytona 500 continued Sunday with one of the biggest...Indianapolis victory ranks alongside his Southern 500 win at Darlington Raceway as the before the season-opening Daytona 500.Busch, who also won the second-tier...
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Today In Sports History for July 26

...race in the United States in more than a decade - and six are injured by flying debris from a one-car crash at the U.S. 500 at Michigan Speedway.2005 - Greg Maddux records his 3,000th career strikeout against San Francisco, striking out Omar Vizquel...
Police and fire dispatches for July 26, 2015

...Thursday, a 41-year-old man reported multiple tires slashed in the 11700 block of Glacier Highway, causing about $1,500 damage.? At 9:11 a.m. Friday, a window in the 9700 block of Mendenhall Loop Road was reported damaged.
Jury balks at big felony

...deliberate. The woman previously sought safety from Hogan at AWARE, court documents show.According to police, Hogan was out on $500 bail on a misdemeanor case for assaulting the alleged victim a few months earlier. Then, he went to her home in Douglas on...
Boats, seals, and the water (not) between

...Disenchantment Bay, are in Southeast Alaska - see around a combined 500 cruise ship visits per year, not including ship visits to Glacier...the day, when there are fewer seals, and keeping more than 500 yards away from the animals.NOAA's new guidelines will also...
Today In Sports History for July 24 and July 25

...triple crown in American auto racing: winning the Daytona 500, Indianapolis 500 and the Brickyard 400 in the same year. McMurray won the season-opening Daytona 500 in February, and Ganassi IndyCar series driver Dario...
Emergency effort begins to kill invasive plant

...causing officials to worry that departing aircraft could bring the weed to new sites. The Lake Hood Seaplane Base houses about 500 aircraft."We wanted to make sure we dealt with that as fast as we possibly could," said Alaska Department of Natural Resources...
On the Trails: Grunt sculpins

...communicating is a mystery. They live on both sides of the North Pacific, in lower intertidal and subtidal waters down to about 500 feet. They typically are less than four inches long, with a very big head on a body that dwindles rapidly down to a small tail...
Probe prompted by funds paid to mayor's family for purchases

...policy to require three informal bids before the borough could buy goods from employees or families.The borough paid more than $500 for some of the cakes. They were eaten at holiday celebrations, employee retirement parties, and the mayor's birthday party...


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