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- Dec 25, 2012 at 7:53PM
Green River Community College has been awarded a grant to launch the South King County College Access Network with a goal to increase college enrollment and completion among South King County students. SKC-CAN expects to serve more than 45,000 students in 27 high schools and 25 middle schools in the Auburn, Federal Way, Highline, Kent, Renton and Tukwila school districts.
- Dec 25, 2012 at 8:04PM
That four-letter word that all Washington drivers hate to hear *SNOW* has been mentioned in weather forecast this week, and with the holidays right around the corner, many Washingtonians will be crossing our mountain passes.
- Dec 25, 2012 at 8:09PM
King County marked a milestone with the 1,000th and 1,001st marriage licenses issued since a new marriage equality law took effect in Washington state on Dec. 6.
- Dec 25, 2012 at 9:01PM
Bending trees shed their excess snow naturally due to a change in weather
- Dec 27, 2012 at 11:22AM
The Pierce County child was a boy under 12 years old. In King County, a man in his 80s and a woman in her 70s were lab-confirmed as flu deaths earlier this month.
- Dec 27, 2012 at 1:39PM
All suspects in the police blotter are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
- Dec 28, 2012 at 2:00PM updated at 6:15PM
My grandfather Elfers loved to argue, and on one occasion when I was about 10 years old, I saw him get a glint in his eye, and raise his voice as he talked about politics. I, too, became interested in politics and later ran for public office. I, too, love to argue and discuss what’s going on in the world. That’s partly why I write this column.
- Dec 28, 2012 at 2:00PM updated at 6:15PM
As 2013 approaches I like to clear mental notebook, which is very short, of all my crabby scribbling. Here are a few news and notes from all over the place.
- Dec 29, 2012 at 9:56PM
The start of the new year is prime time for Washingtonians to hunt for ducks and geese, fish for hatchery-reared steelhead and enjoy the annual spectacle of bald eagles, snow geese, elk, big-horn sheep and other wintering wildlife.
- Dec 29, 2012 at 9:59PM
Washington's minimum wage increases 15 cents to $9.19 an hour beginning Jan. 1.
- Dec 29, 2012 at 10:07PM
As we look ahead in 2013, the cost and availability of electricity will become more important to our families, farmers, merchants and factories.
- Dec 29, 2012 at 10:13PM
The holidays are a time for families and friends to get together, but that also means you may be at greater risk for fire.
- Dec 29, 2012 at 10:17PM
The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates have been posted for next week.
- Dec 30, 2012 at 10:21AM
“We always meant to get married,” said the Senior Legal Helpline caller. “But something always got in the way.”
- Dec 30, 2012 at 12:42PM
Federal Way 136, Rogers 110, White River 109, Franklin Pierce 89, Emerald Ridge 85, Todd Beamer 78.5, Puyallup 77.5, Lakes 77, Kentwood 69, Enumclaw 64,
- Dec 31, 2012 at 10:06AM
Another winter is upon us, and Barton Sutter, a poet who lives in Duluth, knows all about cold and snow. Here’s a preview to get us thinking about what’s in store for us. Another winter is upon us, and Barton Sutter, a poet who lives in Duluth, knows all about cold and snow. Here’s a preview to get us thinking about what’s in store for us.
- Dec 31, 2012 at 10:39AM
Our songs went up and out the chimney, And roused the home-gone husbandmen; Our allemands, our heys, poussettings,
- Dec 31, 2012 at 11:25AM
Here are results and team scores from the South Puget Sound League girls wrestling tournament on Dec 27.
- Dec 31, 2012 at 12:18PM
Much has been reported on changing food and nutrition trends in recent years and 2012 was no exception. Analysts agree: Americans want to eat more healthily.
- Dec 31, 2012 at 12:34PM
State Sen. Pam Roach will host five 31st Distirct town hall meetings prior to the upcoming legislative session.
- Dec 31, 2012 at 12:57PM
The holidays are a time for families and friends to get together, but that also means you may be at greater risk for fire. Whether you are getting ready to do some holiday entertaining at home or headed out to ring in the New Year, the State Fire Marshal’s Office suggests following these simple tips to ensure a celebration that is both festive and fire-safe.
- Dec 31, 2012 at 1:12PM
Contrary to the belief that it’s only the most obnoxious or annoying songs that get stuck in our heads, Western Washington University psychology professor Ira Hyman has found that it’s the songs people know and like that most often become intrusive.
- Jan 1, 2013 at 3:24PM
King County Sheriff's Office detectives Need Help locating suspect/vehicle
- Jan 1, 2013 at 3:41PM
With just hours left in 2012, Regional Animal Services of King County (RASKC) capped off a very successful year with the adoption of its 2,500th pet
- Jan 1, 2013 at 3:49PM
A man was pepper sprayed by a robbery suspect early this morning during a residential robbery in unincorporated King County near Redmond.