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Waste not, want not - reducing food waste in King County

The King County’s “Food: Too Good to Waste Challenge” is aimed at showing consumers exactly where they waste food. - Contributed photo
  • Nov 26, 2014 at 1:51PM

According to research, Americans waste approximately 25 percent of the food and drinks they purchase, costing around $1,600 of wasted food a year. The King County’s “Food: Too Good to Waste Challenge” is aimed at showing consumers exactly where they waste food.

 

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Puget Sound Energy customers can donate a fridge or freezer to fight hunger

  • Today at 6:00AM

This holiday season, Puget Sound Energy (PSE) is teaming up with Food Lifeline to fight hunger. And PSE’s customers can help by getting rid of their old, inefficient refrigerators or freezers.

KCLS board selects new library director

  • Nov 27, 2014 at 5:00AM

The King County Library System's Board of Trustees has named a new director to replace former Director Bill Ptacek.

Kenmore man allegedly crashes stolen van into jersey barrier, arrested in Bothell McDonalds' bathroom

  • Nov 26, 2014 at 1:46PM

A 21 year-old Kenmore resident allegedly crashed a stolen vehicle into a Department of Transportation divider at the Interstate 405 offramp to Highway 527, near Canyon Park, on Monday night.

UW Bothell professor honored at Library of Congress

  • Nov 26, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, and now it holds the videographic oral history from University of Washington Bothell Chancellor Emeritus and professor, Warren W. Buck.

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