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Vaccine exemption rates for school entry drop due to new state requirements | State Department of Health
May 19 2012, 10:04 PM
Washington’s rate of exemption from vaccines required for school has dropped significantly in the first year since passage of a law that changed the parental opt-out process. Kindergarten exemption rates for required immunizations dropped to 4.5 percent for the 2011-2012 school year compared to 6.0 percent in 2010-2011 and 6.2 percent in 2009-2010.
West Nile virus: reducing habitat will help you avoid mosquito bites | State Department of Health
May 19 2012, 10:08 PM
Sunny days and warmer temperatures make way for lots of outdoor activities. It’s also mosquito season, which increases the risk for West Nile virus and the need to avoid mosquito bites. The state Department of Health has resumed tracking the virus in our state with the online dead bird reporting system.
Fire safety for recreational vehicles and travel trailers | State Fire Marshal
May 19 2012, 10:10 PM
The sun has finally arrived, school is almost out, and there are many families starting to enjoy the outdoors on camping trips. “Campers are reminded that fire safety needs to be a priority when vacationing in a recreational vehicle (RV) or travel trailer,” says State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy.
McDonald’s is my guilty pleasure | Living with Gleigh
May 20 2012, 9:57 PM
I must confess, one of my guilty pleasures is eating at McDonald’s. I like to go inside, get my food and watch the mothers with their toddlers.
13 fillies nominated to $50,000 Seattle Handicap | Emerald Downs
May 20 2012, 6:09 PM
Thirteen sophomore fillies including four stakes winners have been nominated to the $50,000 Seattle Handicap to be run Sunday, May 27.
Day One | White River fastpitch at the West Central District tournament | Slideshow
May 21 2012, 8:19 AM
The White River Hornets beat Washington 12-2 and Sequim 5-4 in the first day of the district tournament.
Day Two | White River battles at West Central District tournament | Slideshow
May 21 2012, 8:20 AM
White Rive lost a close game 2-1 to Franklin Pierce and Fife on the second day of the district tournament.
Winning Machine wins the $50,000 Governor’s Handicap | Emerald Downs
May 20 2012, 9:47 PM
Winning Machine ruined the 2012 debut of two-time Horse of the Meeting Noosa Beach in Sunday’s $50,000 Governor’s Handicap at Emerald Downs.
Can Diet Sodas Increase Your Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke? | Timi Gustafson RD
May 20 2012, 9:56 PM
A just released study on diet sodas suggests that the no-cal or low-cal versions may be kinder to your waistline but bad for your heart and even your head.
Department of Labor & Industries offering new grants for innovative return-to-work ideas
May 20 2012, 10:02 PM
Do you have an innovative idea for helping injured workers return to work soon after an injury? If so, the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) would like to hear from you and may even help fund your project.