Turns out, PEMCO Northwest Profile #23, Marymoor Off-Leash Dog Lady, isn’t the only person passionate about pets. A recent PEMCO Poll showed that Northwesterners are much more likely to leap into action to help a dog trapped in a car than a fellow traveler stuck by the side of the road.
Nine out...read more →
Garmire of Vancouver, Wash., hiked past milepost 865 yesterday on
the Continental Divide Trail, on track to conquer the Triple Crown
of hiking within one calendar year. Altogether he's walked 5,745
miles since Feb. 6.
Today Garmire, 25, will cross into Wyoming and Yellowstone National Park....
For some Class of 2017 students, the start of a new school year means putting a (colorful) mark on their reserved parking spaces.
Popping up on Twitter moments this morning, schools in Texas, Indiana, Florida, are others are all showing off the talents of their students as they personalize their ...read more →
Friday I had the unfortunate experience of role-playing a recent
PEMCO Poll. It involved a stalled car on a hot day.
Last month we issued the results of our poll that asked Washington and Oregon drivers: Imagine it's a hot day. You're driving on a busy street or highway and see a...
Starting this month, teens taking Washington’s written driving test will have 15 more questions to answer in addition to the 25 questions based on traffic law classics.
It has been decades since the last overhaul of the exam, and the extra questions will quiz new drivers on the risks of distracted...read more →
As you may remember from a previous post, I recently decided to learn how to swim. The timing is good, since I’m inspired every night by the amazing and history-making swimmers I see in the Rio Olympics. My coworker Jessica told me Michael Phelps used to be scared of the water, and now he has like 20...read more →