BJ & MIGS TOP STORIES 01/02/17

Q13

 

Dungeness crabbers continue strike; some of fleet tied up in Westport

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Dungeness crab fishers from Northern California to the Canadian border are vowing to continue their strike over the purchase price. Ken Bates, vice...

 

Man claims age discrimination after Starbucks bans him for asking 16-year-old barista on a date

SPOKANE, Wash. — A 37-year-old man says he was banned from a Starbucks in Spokane after asking a 16-year-old barista out to dinner, KREM reports. The man, who...

 

KING 5 

 

Mount Rainier mudflow warning system to be upgraded

SEATTLE - Officials plan to upgrade a volcanic mudflow warning system for Mount Rainier. Scientists say the upgrades could detect trouble sooner and give southeastern...

 

Washington state's sees healthy snowpack levels

YAKIMA, Wash. - Monitors say Washington state is starting the new year with much better snowpack levels than in previous years. The Capital Press reports that mountain...

 

KOMO 4

 

'Granny' -- oldest southern resident orca to date in Puget Sound dies

FRIDAY HARBOR, Wash. -- The oldest southern resident orca known in the Puget Sound region has likely died. "Granny" -- officially known as "J2" -- is officially missing from...

 

(Snowy?) Weather may be a factor in Seahawks playoff game this weekend

SEATTLE-- Last year, the Seahawks first round playoff game was played in one of the coldest NFL games on record at Minnesota. They managed to squeeze out a victory there...

 

SEATTLE P.I.

 

Seahawks' Bobby Wagner, Doug Baldwin set franchise records

Seahawks middle linebacker Bobby Wagner should be a first-team All-Pro following a standout 2016 campaign, but there might be even bigger things in his future...

 

Takeaways: Hawks end regular season with weird win over Niners

There wasn't a lot for the Seahawks to play for in Sunday's regular-season finale versus the San Francisco 49ers other than playoff seeding and nothing for San Francisco...