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Family Of Washington Man Mistakenly Slain By LA Deputies Prepares Lawsuit

By Sara Jean Green, The Seattle Times SEATTLE — John Winkler, a 30-year-old Puyallup, Wash., native, packed up and moved to Los Angeles six months ago, determined to land a job as a television writer or producer. “That was his ultimate dream,” his mother, Lisa Ostergren, of Gig Harbor, said Tuesday. “He said, ‘Mom, I’m going […]

April 30, 2014

Elite Mountain Climber Chad Kellogg Dies On Patagonia Peak

By Lornet Turnbull, The Seattle Times SEATTLE — In the world of mountain climbing, Chad Kellogg was a legend. The elite alpinist has climbed some of the world’s highest and most challenging peaks — charging up mountains and breaking records for the fastest ascents. Kellogg, 42, of Seattle, was killed Friday night as he and […]

February 17, 2014