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Local Hot Holiday Toys Hot Holiday Toys (Video)
Holiday decorations are ready to go at the mall and the shopping frenzy begins tomorrow night. Toy stores are stocking up on the season's hot toys.
Local Consumer Reports: Why rice & kids might not mix Consumer Reports: Why rice & kids might not mix (Video)
Several variations of rice and rice products contain concerning levels of arsenic. Consumer Reports used data from the FDA and its own testing to recommend limits for how much rice kids and adults should eat. The testing also indicates the types of rice and other grains with lower levels of arsenic.
Local Mount Rainier roads open again after flooding Mount Rainier roads open again after flooding
Heavy rain melted the snowpack and caused creeks and streams to overflow onto park roads. Officials say the roads have been cleared and are safe for travel.