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Rising food prices will make It even harder to eat healthily | Timi Gustafson, R.D.
Jul 29 2012, 7:13 PM
A record drought is destroying America’s harvest this year. Over 50 percent of farmland is now in moderate to severe drought condition, according to the U.S. Drought Monitor (http://droughtmonitor.unl.edu/). In some states it’s well over 60 percent and rising.
Hide the cookies! | Living with Gleigh
Jul 29 2012, 7:39 PM
I went grocery shopping last week at Costco. They had an instant rebate on chocolate chip cookies with an unlimited number you could buy. My family loves Costco chocolate chip cookies and as I stood in front of the cookies and contemplated how many I should pick up, the mother in me won out; I only got one package.
King County Council up coming meetings
Jul 29 2012, 7:26 PM
An ordinance authorizing the Executive to sign project service agreements between the County and the State Department of Transportation pursuant to which the state will pay for the County to provide design review and project support for SR-520, Medina to SR-202 Transit and HOV Project Station design (Substitute Ordinance 2012-0243.2).
Monday, July 30, deadline to register to vote in the August primary election
Jul 29 2012, 7:29 PM
Monday, July 30 is a key registration deadline for the August Primary Election. King County residents not currently registered to vote in Washington can register in person at the King County Elections office or the Voter Registration Annex through 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 30.
Giving fish a ride helps ensure safe passage, electricity | Don C. Brunell
Jul 29 2012, 7:33 PM
Some activists believe there is no such thing as a good dam, that we should destroy all dams to restore fish runs, no questions asked.
Property Tax Revenues Increase 1.6 percent in 2012
Jul 29 2012, 7:35 PM
Property tax revenue increased 1.6 percent to $9.3 billion in 2012, with $37 million of the $143 million increase over 2011 stemming from new construction added to the tax rolls, the Washington State Department of Revenue reported today.
Drowning tragedies may be prevented with life jackets and supervision
Jul 29 2012, 7:38 PM
Sparkling clear water in pools, lakes, and rivers beckon us to cool off on warm summer days. Often, that inviting water is cold, deep, moving fast, and can weaken and drown even the strongest swimmer.
Motorcycle testing to be conducted outside DOL
Jul 29 2012, 7:41 PM
Starting Aug. 1, most motorcycle riders seeking an endorsement to legally ride in Washington state will begin taking motorcycle knowledge and skills tests at approved motorcycle training schools across the state.
Gov. Gregoire proclaims Aug. 5-11 Washington Farmers Market Week
Jul 29 2012, 7:42 PM
The popularity of farmers markets continues to increase across the Evergreen State. Last year, shoppers made nearly 1.8 million trips, many of them repeat visits, to experience Washington’s 160 farmers markets to buy nutritious foods, including fresh, locally grown produce, meats, cheeses and specialty food products.
Mike Man’s Gold wins the $50,000 Premio Esmeralda Stakes | Emerald Downs
Jul 29 2012, 7:57 PM
Twice now Mike Man’s Gold has been ignored at the windows, and twice the colt has emerged with victories.