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- Aug 19, 2012 at 5:24PM
JOCKEY JUAN GUTIERREZ, CLASS INCLUDED, WINNER: “She’s a really nice filly. I feel like she’s one of the best I’ve ridden in my life.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 5:36PM
Eating eggs can almost be as bad for your health as smoking, according to Canadian researchers whose findings reignited a long-standing controversy over the nutritional benefits and detriments of eggs, or more specifically, egg yolks.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 5:53PM
Class Included swept past Carrabelle Harbor into the stretch and cruised to a five-length victory Sunday in the $65,000 Emerald Distaff for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 6:04PM
Taylor Said wins the 77th running of the Longacres Mile after a battle in the stretch with Winning Machine.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 7:21PM
Who says bison can’t vote? The Vote Bison coalition, which is campaigning to make the bison the National Mammal of the United States, has released a homemade video showing that even the candidate itself can cast a ballot.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 7:25PM
JOCKEY MARIO GUTIERREZ, TAYLOR SAID, WINNER: “I had two horses that I could have ridden for The Mile, but I didn’t get to make the decision.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 7:55PM
Funds will support housing for homeless veterans and underserved communities in Clallam, King, Snohomish and Cowlitz counties,
- Aug 19, 2012 at 8:02PM
It has been over ten years since driving/riding in a vehicle without wearing a seatbelt became a primary traffic offense in Washington State. In that time period, seatbelt compliance in our state has risen to over 97 percent.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 8:17PM
Taylor Said and jockey Mario Gutierrez held off Winning Machine and Javier Matias in a furious finish Sunday to capture the 77th running of the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3) by a head before a packed house at Emerald Downs.
- Aug 19, 2012 at 8:28PM
Heavier Than Air Family Theater, Green River Community College’s resident community theater, will hold open auditions for an upcoming production of “Scrooge” the musical by on Tuesday, Sept. 25 and Thursday, Sept. 27, starting at 7 p.m.
- Aug 20, 2012 at 8:20AM
Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle area have risen 9.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.99/g yesterday.
- Aug 21, 2012 at 6:25PM
Off the top of my head, without actually driving around to make an accurate count, there are at least 10 espresso bars within the Enumclaw city limits. Some are drive-ins, Like Trina’s. Some are part of larger enterprises, like the bars inside City Perk and Mountain Aire Mercantile. Still others are international corporations,. like Starbucks.
- Aug 22, 2012 at 2:16PM
Anything can happen when a group of school district leaders come together for a brainstorming session, but toss a few teenagers into the mix as the teachers and it becomes “The White River Way.”
- Aug 23, 2012 at 10:38AM
A judge has cleared the way for the Romney-Ryan ticket to appear on the Washington state ballot in the fall.
- Aug 23, 2012 at 11:36AM
Henry Kissinger’s book, "Diplomacy," is a fascinating study of two different approaches to foreign policy in the West. These two competing worldviews have deeply affected and are still shaping the history of the modern world.
- Aug 23, 2012 at 12:17PM
Buckley City Hall was graced with a surprise Wednesday morning when a bicyclist by the name of Ryan Buckley stopped in to say hello to Mayor Pat Johnson and staff. The 24-year-old stopped by near the tail end of a trip that began in Virginia Beach, Va.
- Aug 23, 2012 at 1:33PM
Twitter report: East Pierce firefighters are enroute to a reported car fire south bound state Route 167 just south of 24th Street East.
- Aug 23, 2012 at 5:19PM
Owner Glen Todd said Taylor Said is doing well and resting comfortably at Pegasus Thoroughbred Training and Equine Rehabilitation Center in Redmond, since his head victory in Sunday’s 77th Running of the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3).
- Aug 24, 2012 at 9:29AM
Have’n a Wild Time collared Lonely and Free in the final strides for a neck victory Thursday in the Ashbaugh Beal Claiming Challenge Qualifying Event for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.
- Aug 24, 2012 at 12:07PM
The Washington State Attorney General’s Office is joining the Washington State Departments of Veterans Affairs and Revenue in warning consumers about phone solicitors posing as state agents for a senior property tax relief program.
- Aug 24, 2012 at 6:45PM
Twelve horses were nominated to the $35,000 Portland Mile which will be run on Labor Day, Monday September 3rd at Portland Meadows.
- Aug 24, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 11:03PM
State Sen. Pam Roach, R, Auburn, was recently elected delegate to the National Republican Convention to be held next week in Tampa, Florida.
- Aug 25, 2012 at 6:00AM updated at 2:44PM
Washingtonians Rebecca Cameron and Sandra Gray today were named winners of the Washington Regional Finals of the Third Annual Foster Farms Fresh Chicken Cooking Contest held at Kathy Casey Food Studios.
- Aug 24, 2012 at 10:59PM
Mr. Mad Max capitalized on a pace duel and rolled through the stretch for a head victory Friday in the $11,650 feature race for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.
- Aug 25, 2012 at 2:33PM
East Pierce Fire and Rescue and the Bonney Lake Police Department are on the scene of a collision on state Route 410.