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- posted Aug 6, 2013 at 8:46 PM— updated Aug 7, 2013 at 8:46 AM
Dave Gordon took 66 percent, 567 votes, in the early primary returns in the Black Diamond mayor's race Tuesday evening according to the King County Elections website.
- posted Aug 7, 2013 at 9:05 AM
The Middle Green River Coalition presents the Rock the Green 5K/10K Trail Run and Festival Saturday, Aug. 10, at Green River Community College. Proceeds benefit the Green-Duwmaish Watershed and Middle Green River Coalition’s efforts to protect the Middle Green River area.
- posted Aug 7, 2013 at 10:50 AM
Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer has nominated a trio of 5-year-old mares to the $65,000 Emerald Distaff on Sunday, August 18.
- posted Aug 7, 2013 at 12:53 PM— updated Aug 7, 2013 at 1:38 PM
Dunn, who lives just outside Maple Valley, took the lead with 55 percent of the vote in early returns.
- posted Aug 8, 2013 at 9:11 AM
Thousands of Washingtonians have qualified for two round trip airline tickets valued at more than $1,100, according to hand-addressed letters from a company claiming to be “American.” This too-good-to-be-true offer has prompted a Better Business Bureau investigation.
- posted Aug 8, 2013 at 5:23 PM
Many of the greatest fillies in Northwest racing history have captured the prestigious Washington Oaks, which marks its 34th renewal Saturday when undefeated Stopshoppingdebbie heads a field of five sophomore fillies racing 1 1/8 miles at Emerald Downs.
- posted Aug 9, 2013 at 3:48 PM
The National Weather Service is predicting lightning possible from Friday afternoon through Sunday.
- posted Aug 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
"Wild Rose" originally appeared as part of a series of poems called Hellenics, in which Bryher touched on Greek mythological subjects ranging from Aphrodite, the goddess of love, to Eos, the goddess of dawn.
- posted Aug 11, 2013 at 9:40 AM
Using a different tactic than in her previous wins, Stopshoppingdebbie swept past stable mates Blueberry Smoothie and Goin to the Window and rolled to a three-length victory Saturday in the $65,000 Washington Oaks at Emerald Downs
- posted Aug 11, 2013 at 11:00 AM
At night the moon shakes the bright dice of the water; And the elders, their flower light as broken snow upon the bush, Repeat the circle of the moon.
Preliminary impaired boating emphasis patrol statistics from Seafair weekend | Washingnton State Patrol
- posted Aug 11, 2013 at 10:28 AM
The annual Impaired Boating Emphasis Patrol continued to be successful and productive.
- posted Aug 11, 2013 at 10:50 AM
A former employee of the Social Security Office of Disability Adjudication and Review was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to five years in prison for receipt of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
- posted Aug 11, 2013 at 10:18 AM
The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) is sending millions of dollars across the state to help cities and counties curb the chief threat to urban waters – polluted stormwater runoff.
- posted Aug 11, 2013 at 11:06 AM
A motion accepting the annual progress report on the implementation of the King County Veterans and Human Services Levy Service Improvement Plan (Motion 2013‑0311)
- posted Aug 11, 2013 at 11:23 AM
The Washington State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will have extra patrols through Aug. 23 targeting distracted drivers, connected to the use of cellular phones or texting while driving in King County.
- posted Aug 13, 2013 at 11:07 AM
When the White River School District welcomes students Sept. 3, those students will include kindergartners, attending all day, for free.
- posted Aug 13, 2013 at 1:52 PM
Staff of the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) will recommend the Board re-file the rules necessary to implement Initiative 502 to allow time to consider recent input.
- posted Aug 13, 2013 at 10:33 PM— updated Aug 14, 2013 at 9:57 AM
More details emerge related to Tuesday night's shooting in Maple Valley after man's home was burglarized
- posted Aug 14, 2013 at 3:50 PM
Mountain View Fire & Rescue responded to a 3 to 5 acre brush fire at 4:20 p.m. AUg. 13 near Black Diamond.
- posted Aug 16, 2013 at 9:39 AM
DUI is the leading cause of death on Washington roadways, accountable for nearly half of the 439 fatalities on our roads during 2012. That’s why between August 16 and September 2 extra officers will be looking for drivers under the influence of alcohol, marijuana, or other drugs during the annualDrive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign.
- posted Aug 17, 2013 at 8:43 AM
I'll say and maybe dream I have drawn content-- Seeing that time has frozen up the blood, The wick of youth being burned and the oil spent-- From beauty that is cast out of a mould
- posted Aug 17, 2013 at 8:50 AM
ost Wins Trainer: 4, Bud Klokstad (T.D. Passer, 1989; Time to Pass, 1990; Staff Rider, 1992; Bub, 2002)
- posted Aug 18, 2013 at 3:53 PM
Track Record: 1:45 2/5, Flying Notes (3), September 2, 2002 Stakes Record: 1:47, Elusive Horizon (4), Aug. 16, 2009
- posted Aug 18, 2013 at 4:24 PM
Every day I seem to be scrambling to eat fruit before it goes to the great compost bin in the sky (okay, Cedar Grove Composting). But I can only eat so much fruit by myself and it seems my family has quit eating fruit this summer.
- posted Aug 18, 2013 at 4:11 PM
Del Rio Harbor held off Mebossman and heralded stable mate Noosito and scored 1 ½ -length victory Saturday in the $50,000 WTBOA Lads Stakes for 2-year-old colts and geldings at Emerald Downs.