Other news http://www.kplu.org en 2 Bellingham dogs die from eating mushrooms http://www.kplu.org/post/2-bellingham-dogs-die-eating-mushrooms <p></p><p>BELLINGHAM, Wash. – A Bellingham couple whose dogs died from eating mushrooms in their yard want others to know about the danger to pets.</p><p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 17:02:25 +0000 The Associated Press 7263 at http://www.kplu.org Garbageman with a heart of gold returns bucket of silver http://www.kplu.org/post/garbageman-heart-gold-returns-bucket-silver <p>A worker at the Yakima landfill has discovered some people&#39;s trash really is treasure. This week a hazardous waste technician returned a bucket of silver bars to a family that didn&#39;t know it owned them.</p><p>Fifty-year-old Robert McCune says he typically deals with things like flammable paint, acids, and industrial grade fertilizers from the region&#39;s apple orchards. And he expected to find a batch of rat poison when he popped the lid off a one-gallon bucket recently.</p><p> Thu, 03 Nov 2011 22:49:39 +0000 Jessica Robinson 3092 at http://www.kplu.org Garbageman with a heart of gold returns bucket of silver Former cowboy lassos dogs in Yakima Valley canal http://www.kplu.org/post/former-cowboy-lassos-dogs-yakima-valley-canal <p>MOXEE, Wash. &mdash; A farmworker who says he learned how to lasso 30 years ago while working on a cattle ranch in Mexico still knows his ropes. And that saves two dogs ...</p><p> Fri, 02 Sep 2011 19:38:36 +0000 The Associated Press 2531 at http://www.kplu.org