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- Aug 13, 2012 at 1:21PM
Entertainment, food, booths and fun were the order of the day at the Rock the Green benefit for the Middle Green River Coalition at Kanaskat Palmer State Park Saturday.
- Aug 13, 2012 at 1:29PM
Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle area have risen 18.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.87/gallon yesterday.
- Aug 13, 2012 at 1:36PM
The political season has officially broken out the gates with the first round of truth-or-dare coming about 8:30 the evening of Aug. 7, the day of the primary election.
- Aug 13, 2012 at 1:39PM
It can be difficult to find the right balance to maximize spending time with family during vacation while continuing to exercise.
- Aug 14, 2012 at 5:34PM
The National Weather Service issued an excessive heat watch today, Aug. 14, forecasting hot weather Thursday and Friday
- Aug 15, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Aug 20, 2013 at 1:58PM
Smog pollution in King and Pierce counties could reach unhealthy levels this week as temperatures rise throughout the region, according to forecasters at the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency.
- Aug 15, 2012 at 3:55PM
The city's dispatch center, also authorized for closure, will have until September 1, 2013 to suspend its services.
- Aug 15, 2012 at 4:20PM
West Point Thoroughbreds’ 9-year-old Awesome Gem seeks to become the oldest horse to win the Longacres Mile when Emerald Downs presents the 77th running of the Grade 3, $200,000 classic on Sunday, August 19.
- Aug 16, 2012 at 4:02PM
The richest field in Longacres Mile history*an aggregate $5,641,505*blasts off Sunday in the 77th renewal of Emerald Downs’ premier event. Post time has been moved up slightly to 5:32 pm.
- Aug 16, 2012 at 4:35PM
Hot weather is forecast to continue through Friday according to The National Weather Service.
- Aug 17, 2012 at 6:00AM updated Aug 22, 2013 at 2:05PM
Today the nation is divided politically into major camps based upon classes: Republicans and Democrats. The field of battle is the November presidential election. Each side frames its perceptions to convince voters their viewpoint is correct and the other is wrong.
- Aug 17, 2012 at 9:21AM
Trainer Jim Penney and jockey Juan Gutierrez began Longacres Mile week in style Thursday evening.
- Aug 17, 2012 at 3:34PM
All suspects in the police blotter are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
- Aug 17, 2012 at 5:17PM
Last year's Longacres Mile champ Awesome Gem has arrived at Emerald Downs.
- Aug 18, 2012 at 7:02PM
Track & World Record: 1:13, Sabertooth (7), May 22, 2005
- Aug 18, 2012 at 7:05PM
JOCKEY JAVIER MATIAS, MIKE MAN’S GOLD, WINNER: “He didn’t break that sharp today. I got worried when I saw (Finallygotabentley) break sharp because I knew he’d be the horse to beat.
- Aug 18, 2012 at 7:17PM
Gladding has a fever and is officially scratched from The Longacres Mile, trainer John Sadler said.
- Aug 18, 2012 at 8:23PM
Poland broke the shackles of Soviet domination two decades ago with the rise of Lech Walesa and the Solidarity labor movement. Free for the first time since World War II, Poland cast off its yoke of government control and central planning in favor of an American-style free enterprise system.
- Aug 18, 2012 at 8:30PM
Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark today announced new appointments to his executive team managing operations of the state Department of Natural Resources (DNR).
- Aug 18, 2012 at 8:37PM
The public is invited to review and comment on draft rule changes to the state’s Sediment Management Standards (SMS) for cleaning up contaminated in-water sediments.
- Aug 18, 2012 at 8:41PM
Several illnesses reported; make sure shellfish are well cooked
- Aug 18, 2012 at 8:51PM
County government aligned to integrate Equity and Social Justice into fabric of daily work; Executive calls on governments, businesses, non-profits and others to join in doing the same
- Aug 19, 2012 at 1:04PM
Track Record: 1:45 2/5, Flying Notes (3), September 2, 2002.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 1:19PM
I had a friend and her daughter visit from Florida this summer after not seeing them for a couple years. My daughters get along very well with her daughter who is 11. We were all glad to see each other and reestablish our relationship.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 1:41PM
A motion confirming the appointment of David K. chapman as the Director of the Office of Public Defense (Motion 2012-0260