| Jan 23, 2012
| 6:56 AM
VANCOUVER, Wash. — It was a December night, around the mid-1800s from the look of it, in a cozy candlelit parlor. I was eavesdropping on a teatime conversation between James Douglas, Fort Vancouver's bow-tied chief trader, and Narcissa Whitman,...
| Jan 25, 2012
| 1:34 PM
To the adventurous eater of gourmet street food, the Dragon Dog might sound appealing: A foot-long, Cognac-infused bratwurst topped with Kobe beef, lobster, truffle oil, and picante sauce.
Then again, the usual eater of street food is not a person who...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:12 AM
The American News has been and is continuing to work on a project of the history of Northern State football: 1902-2012.
The project will be published in its entirety in the Oct. 5 edition of the American News.
Here is a preview of the all-time NSU...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 10:57 PM
A Canadian Mountie was suspended for 10 days without pay for having sex with a subordinate in a police car and "sexting" on a work-issued Blackberry.
A three-member disciplinary board heard claims against Royal Canadian Mounted Police Staff Sgt. Travis...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:48 AM
VICTORIA, British Columbia - Victoria retains its compact, easygoing nature, with major sights clustered around downtown's Inner Harbour. But I decided to explore the edges of the city - or at least as far as I could leisurely go on foot, bike and a...
| Jul 31, 2012
| 9:55 PM
Mitt Romney and I are competing in a new Olympic event that involves proffering unvarnished criticism of the Olympics themselves. We're the Lochte and Phelps of this event -- appearing united when necessary and when it serves us both, and appearing...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 11:07 AM
Former Democratic Congressman Jay Inslee and state Attorney General Rob McKenna won the top two spots in Washington's gubernatorial primary election Tuesday and will face off in November in what is expected to be one of the closest races for governor in...
| Jan 30, 2011
Vancouver International Mountain Film Festival
When, where: Feb. 11-19, Centennial Theatre, Pacific Cínemathèque and H.R. McMillan Space Centre
Highlights: Experience climbing, skiing, paddling, cycling and other outdoor adventures...
| Nov 1, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Famous fugitives Randy Quaid and his wife, Evi, spoke out together in an interview with "Good Morning America" on Monday, describing a conspiracy of business people who "follow us, they tail us, they tag our cellphone, they hack our computer"......
| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Randy and Evi Quaid failed to show in a Santa Barbara court Tuesday for arraignment on felony vandalism charges. A new arrest warrant was issued for Evi, whom the judge determined had no good reason to miss the hearing; one......
| Nov 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Thereâs got to be a movie â or at least a reality show â in the ongoing saga of Randy and Evi Quaid. The latest episode occurred Tuesday morning, when a Santa Barbara judge issued a warrant for Eviâs arrest......