After two years as a medical school resident for the Puyallup Tribe of Indians, Aaron Rhyner sees 14 patients a day, works 50 to 80 hours each week and earns roughly $50,000 a year.
Pierce County prosecutors Wednesday charged 40-year-old Richard Earl Atkisson with the state’s highest crime for allegedly beating his two roommates to death with a pipe.
Two knee injuries in college, an arrest that got him released from his first school and doubts he is big enough to play in the NFL provide the fuel for Seattle’s top rookie draft pick. And as fast as the wide receiver is, he burns a lot of fuel. “...