FEBRUARY 10, 1997

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Oscar Roloff: Olive Sahlstrom as I remember her

Oscar Roloff One day, years ago, a Seattle man called my wife and asked if I would obtain the phone number of Olive Sahlstrom of Avondale. I knew her anyhow, and called the number on the slip.

Mystery in the desert: an Area 51 encounter

Area 51 Just under 150 miles north of Las Vegas is the very small town named Rachel, Nevada. For all intents and purposes, this place doesn't exist. At least, that is what the government would like everyone to think.

On the Road with Carol: Test Drive--1997 Suzuki X-90

On the Road The 1997 Suzuki X-10 is a great little car that makes you smile from either feeling foolish or just having fun from being behind the wheel.

Noble aims for Golden Lab

guide dog You might see her in and around Woodinville, wearing a green jacket with tattoos in both ears, frequenting restaurants, shops, schools, libraries, and other public places. When she's working, she's not allowed to play. Her business is learning to be a guide dog for the blind.

Motor vehicle history notes: 'This was Number One'

Benz car While his great rival, Gottlieb Daimler, struggled with gas-engine efforts that ran from automotive to aviation to marine, Carl Benz had a single-minded ambition: to create an integrated motorcar.