Christopher Charles Follis

...summers, Chris and Kelly operated Discovery Charters, a bare boat charter business, aboard the "Sounder," formerly the "Puget Sounder" of Bellingham, a 32 foot trawler. (Lots of stories there !) They are the first and only married couple to have...
Feds spot third baby orca born recently to imperiled pods

...whales that frequent inland Washington waters.It's the third baby born to the whale pods in recent months, bringing the Puget Sound's endangered population to 80, still dangerously low.NOAA biologist Brad Hanson said in a telephone interview Thursday...
Nani Ostrom earns college hoops honor

...truly outstanding person."Twice in the 2014-15 season Ostrom recorded a career-high 19 points, including performance at Puget Sound that saw Ostrom finish with five 3-pointers. Ostrom again recorded an impressive game from beyond the arc in a home...
Tests show Puget Sound geoduck clams safe to eat

...testing has confirmed that geoduck clams harvested from a bay in Puget Sound are safe to eat, following toxicity concerns that prompted...state and federal agencies do not routinely test for arsenic in Puget Sound, but officials noted that a study in Poverty Bay in 2007...
Feds issue new rules to protect Puget Sound orcas

SEATTLE - Whale watchers in Puget Sound are going to have to look a little harder to see the region's...shortage of chinook salmon and water pollution, the agency says. The Puget Sound's southern resident orca population reached 97 whales in...
Newborn killer whale spotted in Washington waters

...endangered killer whales that frequent Puget Sound in Washington state.The baby orca...brings the number of killer whales in the Puget Sound population to 79, Balcomb said...found in many oceans, but the distinct Puget Sound population can be found most summer...
Ted Stevens abandons plan to increase tankers in Puget Sound

...that could have loosened a law limiting oil tanker traffic in Puget Sound. The proposal would have changed key portions of the...number of oil tankers entering the Strait of Juan de Fuca and Puget Sound. The law, named after the late Sen. Warren Magnuson...
Years of research reveal more about iconic orcas

SEATTLE - Scientists studying Puget Sound orcas for the past decade now know they are among the most...said.Killer whales can be found in many oceans, but the distinct Puget Sound population can be found most summer months and fall in Washington...
Seattle teens dive into international underwater robotics competition

SEATTLE - In the McConnaughey house, on Whidbey Island in Puget Sound, a robot sits as a centerpiece on the dining-room table.Three teenage girls question whether their creation will be...
Juneau Empire Online Archive Local News: Art deco ferry may head for Puget Sound 1/6/98

...aluminum butter dish, is seen during its Puget Sound heyday. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE...FOUNDATION Art deco ferry may head for Puget Sound The Kalakala has a following...days are trying to bring her back to her Puget Sound home. ``I'd just like...


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