A local landlord who allegedly made unwanted sexual contact with a woman while showing her a vacant rental property earlier this month made a first appearance in Clark County Superior Court on Wednesday.
Home prices rose 5 percent year-over-year in June in the composite index of 20 U.S. cities that comprise the S&P/Case-Shiller U.S. National Home Price Index, matching the previous month's year-over-year increase, according to a report released Tuesday.
MOUNT ST. HELENS — Mai Brodniak crouched on the bank of Coldwater Lake while Cynthia Gardner, a U.S. Geological Survey research geologist, showed her how to stack sieves with various sizes of screens to separate the lake's gravel by size.
Smoking is clearly the popular way to consume marijuana, as demonstrated by the thousands of pounds of marijuana flower legally sold each week. A growing number of consumers seek a more discreet and portable experience that companies continue to develop -- anything from coffees to breath sprays to candies.
When recreational marijuana was legalized, Washington entered the unknown, triggering questions — and predictions — about what might happen. Would drug dealers hang around the pot shops? Would it bring riffraff into the neighborhood and make shops easy crime targets? Would people abuse the drug? Or smoke and drive, putting others in harm's way?