Anna King http://wkms.org en Prehistoric 'Kennewick Man' Was All Beefcake http://wkms.org/post/prehistoric-kennewick-man-was-all-beefcake For nearly a decade, scientists and Northwest tribes in Washington state <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4699997">fought bitterly</a> over whether to bury or study the 9,500-year-old bones known as Kennewick Man. Scientists won the battle, and now, after years of careful examination, they're releasing some of their findings.<p>For starters, Kennewick Man was buff. I mean, really beefcake. Fri, 12 Oct 2012 17:44:00 +0000 Anna King 23172 at http://wkms.org Prehistoric 'Kennewick Man' Was All Beefcake In Washington State, Picker Shortage Threatens Apple Boom http://wkms.org/post/washington-state-picker-shortage-threatens-apple-boom In western Michigan, there <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thesalt/2012/09/17/161276597/shriveled-mich-apple-harvest-means-fewer-jobs-tough-year-ahead">aren't enough</a> apples to pick because bad weather decimated 85 to 90 percent of the crop. But Washington state has the opposite problem — there's an abundance of apples, but not enough pickers.<p>This should be the happiest, busiest time of year in Washington apple orchards. Wed, 03 Oct 2012 07:25:00 +0000 Anna King 22776 at http://wkms.org In Washington State, Picker Shortage Threatens Apple Boom