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- Jun 29, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 3:52PM
What are two things your mother told you to never bring up as a discussion topic? Religion and politics, right? Well, these are the two topics I’m going to discuss in this column, so hang on to your hats! Our topic is Christian Zionism.
- Jun 29, 2012 at 5:14PM
Italian Day is coming to Emerald Downs as the track honors the country of Italy on Sunday, July 22, with a daylong celebration of food, festivities and fun.
- Jun 29, 2012 at 6:10PM
Any realtor will tell you people looking to buy a home want good schools and safe neighborhoods. They also look for decent roads for when they head to the mountains or the beach during holiday weekends, such as Memorial Day or July 4. They want to know that if they are in an accident, someone will respond quickly to help them.
- Jun 29, 2012 at 6:16PM
I have irises that have been handed down through my family over the generations, being dug up again and again, moved to another house, another garden. Here’s a poem about that sort of inheritance, by Debra Wierenga, who lives in Michigan.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 12:46PM
Run Leyton Run powered to the lead into the turn and drew off late for a 5-½-length victory in the $12,600 feature race for 3-year-olds Friday at Emerald Downs
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:00PM
More than 400 attend memorial service for climbing ranger Nick Hall; recovery effort awaits improved conditions.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:04PM
New signs, mailer part of King County effort to keep river users safe this summer
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:07PM
Retailers operating machines that allow their customers to roll their own cigarettes must begin affixing cigarette tax stamps to those products beginning July 1.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:22PM
The Fourth of July is coming up soon, and already the booms, bangs, and pops of fireworks can be heard across King County. Every year around Independence Day,
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:26PM
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has confirmed another wolf pack and a wolf attack on sheep in northeast Washington.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:29PM
Keep kids safe this summer by properly storing hazardous household products
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:33PM
Metro Transit bus routes will operate with a Sunday schedule on Wednesday, July 4 for Independence Day.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:37PM
Diverted donations and police officers guild money and used it for trips, gambling and home remodel.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:43PM
Fireworks sold at licensed fireworks stands during the Fourth of July Holiday sales period can only sell legal fireworks known as consumer fireworks.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 1:49PM
As the presidential candidates go at it over the next several months, we’ll be hearing a lot about what the federal government ought to be doing.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 2:04PM
A Kent, Washington man was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to one year in prison and three years of supervised release for illegal transfer of a firearm to a non-state resident.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 2:35PM
King County is seeing the results of a two-year procurement reform effort that emphasizes contracting opportunities for small businesses.
- Jun 30, 2012 at 2:40PM
There are over 100 professional fireworks displays around the Fourth of July in Washington. Shows that are produced by trained professionals displaying spectacular productions illuminated with vibrant colors.
- Jul 1, 2012 at 6:22PM
A resurgent Polish Dollar continued his winning ways with a four-length victory over Newfound Gold in the $18,000 allowance feature for 3-year-olds and up Saturday at Emerald Downs.
- Jul 1, 2012 at 6:26PM
I suppose it was going to backfire at some point; that is, my desire to get my teen daughters out of the house to be productive members of society this summer
- Jul 1, 2012 at 6:37PM
E Z Kitty, a fast filly with a low profile, is among seven older fillies and mares nominated to the $50,000 Boeing Handicap on Sunday, July 8.
- Jul 1, 2012 at 6:55PM
Broader strategic relationship with Washington State University sought to leverage resources over the long term.
- Jul 1, 2012 at 7:03PM
The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is looking for winter sports enthusiasts to serve on the Washington State Snowmobile Advisory Committee (SMAC).
- Jul 1, 2012 at 7:09PM
State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy announced today that in 2011 there were 264 fires caused by fireworks. Residential fires accounted for 89 fires with an estimated loss of over $568,846 dollars.
- Jul 1, 2012 at 7:14PM
Mount Rainier Acting Superintendent Randy King advises that park visitors will once again be able to utilize the free visitor shuttle for transportation into the park from Ashford, Longmire and Paradise during the 2012 summer season running for 10 weekends beginning Friday June 29 through Sunday September 2.