Busy office

Do you miss your office? This website lets you recreate the sounds of your workplace

If you miss the background noise of your workplace, this website lets you recreate the sounds of the office while you're working from home.
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Store closing

Which jobs are "essential" under the state's stay-at-home order?

Washington's governor issued a stay-at-home order except for people in essential jobs and businesses. What's "essential," anyway?
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Elbow sneeze

How to avoid Coronavirus -- the easy things you can do now The Coronavirus has claimed victims here in the Northwest. There are a few easy precautions you can take to lessen your chance of catching it. Nothing is guaranteed, but try these tips to prevent coronavirus.
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Friends Having Coffee

Paying Your Company Back for Coffee Breaks

The ruling began by an employer taking employees off the clock for cigarette breaks. Which led to coffee breaks. It's not so far-fetched. It's currently happening in Spain at energy company Galp.
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2020 Commeercial-Free Relaxing Favorites in a Row

Welcome 2020 with 2020 Relaxing Favorites In A Row

Thanks for making The Sound Of Christmas part of your holidays! For the new year, we’ll deliver the first gift of the decade... two thousand twenty relaxing favorites in a row with zero commercials! Listen and hear what the most music for your workday sounds like on The New 94-One The Sound!
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urban and space design

The sad side of NASA cancelling first ever all-female spacewalk

The first all-female spacewalk that was scheduled for this Friday won't be happening because of a NASA "spacesuit availablility" issue. In other words, NASA doesn't have spacesuits that fit women correctly. On the surface this looks like a minor "oops" moment for the space agency, but if you go a...
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Glazed donuts

Winning donuts for your workplace is fun for you, and for us too!

Supported By StickerYou We had this idea last fall -- let's send a couple of dozen Krispy Kreme donuts every weekday to Sound listeners in workplaces from Tacoma to Everett, from Poulsbo to Carnation. Who doesn't like donuts, right? And then we had an even better idea -- once a week...
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Toilet paper over and under

Toilet paper "over" or "under?" Your answer says a lot about you

It's one of the most timeless disagreements couples have: Which way do you hang the toilet paper? Do you hang it so the roll cascades down over the front? Or so it curls around behind the back and under? I know some couples for whom this is serious stuff. I'll admit I've been known to quietly...
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Coffee Cup

Caffeine Calculator lets you plan your coffee kick

As the song goes, "I love the java jive and it loves me". We all know that too much of a good thing is never a good thing, especially when it comes to caffeine. If you love your coffee but worry about your caffeine intake there's a great new tool to help you sort it all out. But The Coffee Kick...
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Blue pumpkin in the studio

Watch: My son and I carved a 94.1 The Sound pumpkin, and it's teal blue

Here's a little father-and-son project I tackled the other day with my charming 7-year-old kid Dawson. I was at Target looking at the Halloween stuff and I discovered this shelf of teal-blue plastic pumpkins that are carvable just like real pumpkins. I didn't realize that teal-blue pumpkins and...
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