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- posted Feb 3, 2013 at 5:33 PM
Three Way Co-Champions in 3A Boys (all three get a trophy!), will play off for seeding
- posted Feb 3, 2013 at 5:55 PM
A showdown on the House floor Friday (Feb. 1) over an amendment offered by Republicans to operating rules for the House of Representatives, which would create a separate budget for K-12 education funding, provoked Enumclaw Rep. Cathy Dahlquist (R-31st District, Enumclaw) to ask, “Where has the majority party been the last 10 years?”
- posted Feb 3, 2013 at 6:06 PM
Democrats on Friday blocked passage of a Republican amendment to House rules that would have required a super-majority vote to move a bill forward after its introduction for representatives’ consideration.
- posted Feb 3, 2013 at 6:26 PM
About 75 percent of healthcare costs in the United States come from treating chronic diseases such as heart disease and diabetes. More than half of Americans suffer from one or more of these health problems largely caused by poor eating and lifestyle choices. Overall life expectancy in America is in decline.
- posted Feb 3, 2013 at 7:50 PM
Washington State Department of Revenue releases Android version of tax app
Pasco man pleads guilty in largest public sector embezzlement case in state history | Washington Attorney General’s Office
- posted Feb 3, 2013 at 8:09 PM
Dennis Merle Huston of Pasco entered a plea of guilty as charged in Franklin County Superior Court today, after admitting to a complicated embezzlement scheme involving millions of dollars, dating back to March 1990. The state auditor’s office says this is the largest public embezzlement case in state history.
- posted Feb 3, 2013 at 8:30 PM— updated Feb 5, 2013 at 10:52 AM
Focus on behavioral health, environmental issues, poverty
- posted Feb 5, 2013 at 11:16 AM
This year's Panthers varsity team contains two sets of twin sisters: seniors Dani and Lindsey Downing and sophomores Kayla and Jessyka Seger. Though both sets of twins are fraternal and not identical — meaning they can't necessarily try to confuse opposing defenders trying to cover the team — each of the girls said it has been helpful having someone on the team they have known literally all of their lives.
- posted Feb 5, 2013 at 12:22 PM
Ten Bonney Lake wrestlers will go to South Puget Sound League 3A regionals, and five came out champions of the weekend’s Sub-Regional tournament at Auburn Mountainview.
- posted Feb 5, 2013 at 3:27 PM
Black Diamond City Councilman Joe May resigned his seat Tuesday, Feb. 5.
- posted Feb 5, 2013 at 5:23 PM
The Enumclaw High boys basketball team is playing a tie breaker game at 6:30 p.m. at Bonney Lake High School against Lakes to determine the first, second and third seed for the subdistrict playoffs.
King County Animal Services take 22 horses, a goat and cats for malnutrition on a farm near Enumcalw
- posted Feb 8, 2013 at 4:05 PM
The King County Sheriff's deputies and Regional Animal Services officers took possession of 22 horse, a goat and two cats from a farm outside of Enumclaw Wednesday and Thursday night because of malnutrition.
- posted Feb 10, 2013 at 3:37 PM— updated Feb 10, 2013 at 9:06 PM
I don’t know why bread is such an issue for my family. I have the hardest time finding a type of bread everyone will eat consistently. Members of my family are not cooperating and I am finished trying to indulge all their different bread habit
One razor clam dig under way, more tentatively set through March | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
- posted Feb 10, 2013 at 8:10 PM
Clam diggers who miss the razor clam dig that runs through next Tuesday (Feb. 12) will have plenty of other chances to hit the beach in the weeks ahead.
Public meeting on salmon forecast kicks off season-setting process | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
- posted Feb 10, 2013 at 8:12 PM
Anglers, commercial fishers and others interested in Washington state salmon fisheries can get a preview of this year’s salmon returns and potential fishing seasons during a public meeting here March 1.
- posted Feb 10, 2013 at 8:32 PM
The Northwest’s premier horse racing venue will be a basketball hotbed this summer when Emerald Downs introduces EmD 3-On-3, a two-day hoops extravaganza on 30 courts in the north parking lot.
- posted Feb 10, 2013 at 8:43 PM
As a vote-by-mail state, we are disappointed that the Postmaster General has announced plans to halt Saturday home mail service, but we are making plans to deal with this, and will work to ensure that our voters are not disenfranchised.
- posted Feb 13, 2013 at 9:55 PM
The White River High boys began the District 3 basketball tournament in fine fashion Wednesday night, defeating North Kitsap 55-32 in a loser-out battle.
- posted Feb 15, 2013 at 11:01 AM
Travis Martin Lear, 25, charged with first-degree child molestation for a Jan. 30 incident, entered a not-guilty plea during an arraignment hearing Thursday in King County Superior Court.
- posted Feb 16, 2013 at 10:20 AM— updated Feb 16, 2013 at 11:04 AM
I will be making the rounds at as many postseason events as I can get to today. I will be heading to the Tacoma Dome first for the Mat Classic and gymnastics.
- posted Feb 16, 2013 at 10:57 AM
The White River girls basketball team will play Port Angeles today, Jan. 16, at 2:20 p.m. at Foss High in the district semifinal.
- posted Feb 16, 2013 at 7:39 PM
The Sumner girls beat Olympic 59-38 and White River beat Port Angeles 50-34 at Foss High in the West Central District semifinals.
- posted Feb 18, 2013 at 1:34 PM
The Sumner Spartan girls basketball team made history today, Feb. 18, at the ShoWare Center in Kent beating the White River Hornets for the West Central District 2A championship.
- posted Feb 18, 2013 at 1:48 PM
When Grand Coulee Dam was completed in 1942, it was called the “Eighth Wonder of the Modern World.”
- posted Feb 18, 2013 at 2:24 PM
The Sumner and White River girls basketball teams met at the ShoWare Center for a West Central District 2A showdown for the championship with the Spartans coming out on top 57-43.