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- Nov 1, 2012 at 1:26PM
While there are no Washington-breds among the 180 horses pre-entered for the Breeders' Cup World Championships set to run at Santa Anita Park on November 2 and 3, there are several horses with ties to the Pacific Northwest.
- Nov 1, 2012 at 2:50PM
Obama more than doubles his lead over Romney.Inslee leads McKenna, still very close.
- Nov 3, 2012 at 10:00AM
Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Oct. 23-29
- Nov 3, 2012 at 6:00AM updated Nov 12, 2013 at 5:25PM
I had planned to write something about the end of the political dodgeball season and something real smarty-like about campaigns, candidates and whackos….but I lost interest.
- Nov 3, 2012 at 6:00AM
Daylight Savings Time ends tomorrow, Sunday Nov. 4, at 2 a.m. That means tonight is the time to "Fall back" and set your clocks backward one hour.
- Nov 2, 2012 at 6:05PM
The competition proved a bit too tough Friday as Emerald Downs’ champion Class Included faded to a seventh-place finish in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Ladies Classic won by defending champion Royal Delta at Santa Anita Park.
- Nov 4, 2012 at 1:57PM
Large parts of the American population are diagnosed as overfed but malnourished, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (http://www.cdc.gov/obesity/data/adult.html) (CDC). It’s called the obesity paradox. While we have easy access to calorie-dense, highly processed foods, a balanced, nutritious diet is much harder to come by.
- Nov 4, 2012 at 3:35PM
Entrance fee waivers on the Veterans Day holiday have been observed since 2006 and apply to all public lands managed by the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture.
- Nov 4, 2012 at 3:47PM
The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates have been posted for next week.
- Nov 4, 2012 at 3:51PM
The Friends of the Buckley Library sponsor this free event and will provide refreshments.
- Nov 4, 2012 at 4:37PM
A Vancouver, Washington man was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to seven years in prison and three years of supervised release for possession and sale of stolen firearms and sale or transfer of firearms to a prohibited person.
- Nov 4, 2012 at 5:14PM
The election of 2012 has called attention to how difficult it is for Americans to talk reasonably with one another about public policy challenges. Our civic dialogue — how we sort through issues and reason with one another — is too often lamentable.
- Nov 5, 2012 at 10:18AM
Seattle, November 4- Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have fallen 15.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.68/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.6 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.51/g, according to gasoline price website SeattleGasPrices.com.
- Nov 5, 2012 at 10:23AM
The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office is hosting a series of online public meetings to get people’s thoughts about the future of outdoor recreation in Washington.
Seattle area employee compensation costs up 3.3 percent over the year | U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics
- Nov 5, 2012 at 11:03AM
The latest BLS News Release showing total compensation costs for private industry workers in the Seattle-Tacoma-Olympia metropolitan area is now available online at http://www.bls.gov/ro9/eciseat.pdf.
- Nov 6, 2012 at 9:11PM
The Black Diamond change of government Proposition No. 1 is going down by nearly 20 percent in early results according to the King County Election website.
- Nov 7, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Nov 8, 2013 at 9:06AM
Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report for Oct. 31 - Nov. 5
- Nov 9, 2012 at 2:00PM updated Nov 13, 2013 at 3:54PM
Have you had enough of slanted political views, slander and stubborn, self-righteous partisanship? I have. I’m glad elections are done for at least a year. It seems what Americans are hungry for is cooperation and compromise between the political parties in the nation’s Congress and the state and local governments for the good of the nation. What most of us really would like to see is a sense of balance and moderation.
- Nov 9, 2012 at 3:15PM
State regulators have fined Puget Sound Energy (PSE) $250,000 for violating a 2010 order that required the utility to review and correct specific customer accounts.
- Nov 10, 2012 at 10:43AM
Near Veterans Day, consumers across the United States contact Better Business Bureau to vet charities and other organizations soliciting on behalf of military members and veterans; however, not all donation requests come from non-profits.
- Nov 10, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 6:32PM
All three performances nearly sold-out, only limited tickets remain
- Nov 10, 2012 at 11:49AM
An ordinance relating to the imposition of a natural resource conservation rate and charge in the King Conservation District and authorizing the executive to enter into a interlocal agreement between the County and the King Conservation District (Ordinance 2012-0432).
- Nov 10, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 6:32PM
King County Elections will post updated general election results on its website at 7:30 p.m. today with a goal of including 75,000 ballots in the report.
- Nov 10, 2012 at 11:55AM
Agreement for 2014-2016 caps costs at below-market rate for two-thirds of County employees, preventing budget swings and helping preserve services to the public.
- Nov 10, 2012 at 12:08PM
The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has boiled down a 300-page report into a new, user-friendly website that explains what we currently know about toxic chemical pollution in the Puget Sound region.