Arnold Palmer dies at 87, made golf popular for masses

Arnold Palmer brought a country club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner's touch. At ease with both presidents and the golfing public, and on a first-name basis with both, "The King" died Sunday in Pittsburgh. He was 87.

WSU Extension Q&A: Wait for pumpkin skin to toughen before picking

This weekly Washington State University (WSU) Q&A is for the Mid-Columbia in Washington state that talks about everything from gardening to food to animals and 4-H. This week’s WSU Extension Q&A discusses when is a good time to pick pumpkins, Birdsfoot Trefoil is a legume and is beneficial to pasture mixes, and get a soil test to determine what kind of fertilizer is needed for forage crops.

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Evolution of a Game: Arnold Palmer

In 2012, Bill Pennington talked to Arnold Palmer and his grandson Sam Saunders about golf club technology and how the golfing legend created and tweaked his own clubs. Palmer died Sunday, Sept. 25.
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Evolution of a Game: Arnold Palmer 2:44

Evolution of a Game: Arnold Palmer

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Video of woman shooting at burglars during Georgia home invasion

Charlotte police release dash- and body-cam footage of Scott shooting 2:22

Charlotte police release dash- and body-cam footage of Scott shooting

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Ye Merry Greenwood Faire