Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Sean Riley Named Championship Director for 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship

Sean Riley, a PGA golf professional who grew up in southern Washington, has been named Championship Director for the 2016 KPMG Women’s PGA Championship, to be played June 9-12 at Sahalee Country Club in Sammamish.

Born and raised in the Tri-Cities area, Riley is responsible for the overall coordination and planning of the first women’s major championship in the Pacific Northwest in 70 years.

Help teach about salmon and the Cedar River—become a volunteer naturalist!

Share your community treasure! Become a volunteer naturalist on the Cedar River and learn about one of the world’s amazing wildlife migrations, which runs through the heart of Seattle, Renton and on up into Maple Valley! Naturalists will receive 20 hours of training from fish and watershed experts in September.

Monday, July 27, 2015


The 25th Anniversary summit of Pacific NorthWest Economic Region (PNWER) was held at BigSky Resort’s Yellowstone Conference Center in mid-July. It was the first time for Montana to host this large economic summit representing Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington in the United States and Alberta, British Columbia, Saskatchewan, the Northwest Territories and Yukon in Canada.

WanaCaps Makes Proprietary Delivery Options Available to Medical Marijuana Industry in Other States

Many states who have legalized medical marijuana are limiting smoking and edibles as inappropriate for medical patients. Delivery options such as the recently launched WanaCapsXR offer a palatable alternative for states that have legalized cannabis for medical purposes, but will only allow it in non-smokeable forms such as capsules or oils. WanaCaps is the world’s first extended release cannabis capsules offering a proprietary formulation that provides medical marijuana benefits to patients for up to 12 hours. WanaCaps launched last month and is now available in every region of Colorado with plans to expand into key medical marijuana markets, including Florida, Georgia, New York, Illinois, Washington, Oregon, California and Arizona, through licensing agreements.

Next Exit History Launches Summer Road Trip Through America’s National Parks

Cool New App Next Exit History Gives History Lessons on Road Trips

Next Exit History (NEH) is a free GPS-based mobile app developed by University of West Florida (UWF) faculty researchers in partnership with Historical Research Associates, of Missoula, that provides information on more than 60,000 historical sites around the world. The app unites all generations, spanning iconic historical locations from the birthplace of hip hop to the Alamo. Next Exit History is putting their app to the test as they have collaborated with a UWF summer class that is road tripping cross country visiting America's greatest treasures, her national parks.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Bellevue Summer Camp for 4th-6th Grade Girls Makes STEM Education Fun

Week-Long Camp is Fully-Funded by Local Gaming Company, FlowPlay,
and will Culminate in Project Showcase On Friday July 31

What:   Next week (July 27-31), Austin-based non-profit, Girlstart, is bringing their nationally recognized summer camp to Bellevue for a week-long learning experience in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). As many as 30 girls will participate in the camp, which will introduce

VIP Experience: See Tim McGraw in Concert at White River Amphitheatre Friday September 4

Check out this VIP Deal:  See Tim McGraw at the White River Amphitheatre on Friday September 4th!  This special 'Parlor Package' includes Round Trip Luxury Coach Transportation, Complimentary Beer On the Bus, Private Entrance to the Show, Enjoy a Catered Meal before The Show, and Experience In-Seat Wait Staff Service During the Show.

All for only $199 per person.

This is a VERY limited offer and will sell out soon.  To get your Parlor Package tickets to the show, call Jon Stevens at (206) 802-3143 or send email to