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- posted Apr 21, 2013 at 4:13 PM
A 31- year-old man who robbed a Chase Bank branch in the White Center neighborhood of southwest Seattle at gunpoint last year was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to 102 months (8.5 years) in prison and three years of supervised release, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
- posted Apr 21, 2013 at 4:32 PM
An Anacortes man has filed an initiative with our State Elections Division related to marijuana legalization.
- posted Apr 21, 2013 at 4:53 PM
Jeremy Peter Capodanno, 36, was arrested late yesterday following his indictment last week for manufacturing marijuana, and two counts for discharging and possessing firearms in furtherance of a drug crime, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
- posted Apr 21, 2013 at 8:38 PM
Already a triple stakes winner, Exclusive Diva could be poised for another big year at Emerald Downs in 2013.
- posted Apr 23, 2013 at 2:05 PM
Jockey Gallyn Mitchell is recuperating from a heart attack suffered Monday at his home near Enumclaw.
Enumclaw trainer Frank Lucarelli's Winning Machine leads field in Sunday allowance race | Emerald Downs
- posted Apr 25, 2013 at 6:16 PM
The 78th running of the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3) is four months away, but things already are beginning to take shape.
- posted Apr 25, 2013 at 6:08 PM
Jockey Gallyn Mitchell was resting comfortably at his Enumclaw home Thursday, already on the comeback trail following Monday’s heart attack that sent the track’s all-time leading rider into emergency surgery.
- posted Apr 27, 2013 at 8:48 AM
Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson and the Better Business Bureau are teaming up to remind consumers that scammers never take a vacation. Both the AGO and the BBB have seen a recent spike in “Timeshare Reseller” scams. Together both agencies have received more than 20 complaints since the start of the year.
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 10:47 AM
I Keep Saying crossed the wire first, but Cariboo Road was awarded the win Saturday in the $14,375 Olympic Springs Purse for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 10:38 AM
Vachel Lindsay was born in Springfield, Illinois on November 10, 1879. He was known as the Prairie Troubadour because he integrated music into his poems and performed them theatrically. He died in 1931.
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 10:17 AM
We celebrated my oldest daughter’s 18th birthday last week. She had a Big Backyard Barbeque Birthday Bash with twenty or so of her friends. It was exactly what it sounds like, with a little twist in the form of an inside family memory.
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 10:51 AM
The Washington Education Association Political Action Committee (WEA-PAC) has awarded its first-ever Best Educator Outside of the Classroom Award to the Washington Supreme Court.
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 11:39 AM
Delegates to the Washington Education Association’s annual convention have overwhelmingly approved a resolution that calls for WEA to “explore pursuing an initiative to the voters to lower class size and/or enhance educator compensation, with a preliminary report to the WEA Board of Directors in June 2013.”
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 11:42 AM
One of the four rock-blasting closures planned for next week on I-90 near Snoqualmie Pass could result in a closure lasting up to four hours.
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 12:58 PM
Initiative activist Tim Eyman has filed what he called the “Super Bowl” version of his long line of ballot propositions aimed at blocking taxes and requiring a supermajority to pass tax hikes in Olympia.
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 1:05 PM— updated Apr 29, 2013 at 9:51 AM
Washington State Attorney General Bob Ferguson has ordered T-Mobile to correct deceptive advertising that promised consumers no annual contracts while carrying hidden charges for early termination of phone plans
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 1:42 PM
Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist charged Brian Clement Allen, 45, Terris Miller, 42, Nathaniel Miles, 47, Darrell Montea Lee, 44, and Anthony Ralls, 44, with Murder in the First Degree for their involvement in a gang-related murder from August 28, 1988. This is believed to be the first gang homicide in Pierce County.
- posted Apr 28, 2013 at 1:51 PM
A 35-year-old Renton man was arrested today for trafficking in counterfeit goods related to his advertising and sale of artwork attributed to renowned artist Dale Chihuly, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
- posted Apr 29, 2013 at 6:48 AM
Makors Finale, the 2012 Washington Horse of the Year, held off Winning Machine and scored a gate-to-wire neck victory Sunday in the $21,000 allowance feature for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.
- posted Apr 30, 2013 at 10:01 AM— updated May 2, 2013 at 3:20 PM
After a year of hearings, continuances and court appearances, the trial of Malcolm Fraser began April 3 in King County Superior Court in Kent before Judge Lori K. Smith.
- posted Apr 30, 2013 at 10:11 AM
Enumclaw garden guru Marianne Binetti has discovered yet another way to preach the gospel of all things green and growing
- posted Apr 30, 2013 at 11:54 AM— updated Apr 30, 2013 at 2:19 PM
The rising concerns of affordable healthcare have caused some to look outside the doctor's office for a medical evaluation according to a Bonney Lake man by the name of Dave Hobley who owns the website Ask a Doctor Live.
- posted May 1, 2013 at 12:14 PM
National Arson Awareness Week is May 5-11, and the theme this year is Reducing Residential Arson. The goal is to provide all residents with strategies to combat arson in their neighborhoods.
- posted May 2, 2013 at 3:14 PM
White River pitcher Cole Johnson went the distance in the Hornet 4-1 victory over Franklin Pierce Wednesday at Russell Road Park in Kent.
- posted May 3, 2013 at 8:13 AM
A three-vehicle crash just before 6 a.m. Friday on state Route 410 East near 166th Avenue East in Sumner resulted in two deaths.