Stories tagged: daylight-saving time
UPDATED: Wed., May 8, 2019, 10:12 p.m.
Year-round daylight savings time will happen in Washington, if Congress gives the OK.
UPDATED: Tue., April 23, 2019, 9:53 p.m.
Permanent daylight saving in Washington inched closer to reality Tuesday with final passage in the Legislature.
UPDATED: Wed., April 17, 2019, 6:32 a.m.
Washington moved a bit closer to going to year-round daylight saving time as the Senate voted overwhelmingly to ask the federal government for the ability to make the switch.
UPDATED: Mon., March 25, 2019, 3:02 p.m.
Effort to move to all-year daylight saving time gaining steam in Congress as Patty Murray backs effort
It appears that state lawmakers would prefer to go on permanent daylight saving time. Can that lead to a nationwide switch?
UPDATED: Wed., March 13, 2019, 6:49 a.m.
Senate votes to ask Congress, voters to keep Washington on daylight saving time all year.
Sun., March 10, 2019
As you grumble about your lost hour of sleep this weekend, just remember: Don’t blame Benjamin Franklin. Despite legend, the nerdiest founding father did not invent daylight saving time. (He …
UPDATED: Sat., March 9, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
Not happy about losing an hour’s sleep to daylight saving time? Legislature is trying to do away with the semi-annual clock change.
Sat., March 10, 2018, 5 a.m.
Some Washington legislators want to get rid of daylight saving time.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 4, 2017, 11:03 p.m.
“Deteriorating situation” of American time-telling, as historian Michael Downing put it in his book “Spring Forward,” is the reason millions of Americans will set their clocks back this weekend for …
UPDATED: Fri., March 10, 2017, 11:43 a.m.
If you hate daylight saving time and all the confusion and sleep deprivation it brings, you now have solid data on your side. A wave of new research is bolstering …
Sat., Feb. 4, 2017, 9:05 p.m.
A state senator is pushing to eliminate daylight saving time in Washington.
Sat., March 12, 2016, 1:12 p.m.
Time to spring into action: Daylight Saving Time is upon us.
Wed., March 4, 2015
BOISE – Idaho’s bill to do away with the “fall back” and “spring forward” of daylight saving time is dead. Turns out, what was proposed – year-round daylight saving time …
Sat., Nov. 5, 2011, 9:27 a.m.
WASHINGTON (AP) — With leaves swirling and an autumn chill in the air, nature reminds us it’s time for most Americans to set the clock back.
Fri., March 6, 2009, 9:02 a.m.
Once again the old calendar on the wall says it’s time to change the clock, trading an hour’s sleep for more evening sunshine.