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- Nov 23, 2012 at 4:00PM
The new taxing entity—comprised of council members—will meet for the first time in early 2013.
- Nov 24, 2012 at 1:03PM
The next evening razor clam dig will get under way Monday (Nov. 26) at Twin Harbors beach, then expand to include openings at Long Beach, Copalis and Mocrocks later in the week.
- Nov 24, 2012 at 1:18PM
Thousands of vehicles damaged by the recent hurricane-related flooding on the east coast may find their way into the garages of unsuspecting consumers all across the nation in coming months.
- Nov 24, 2012 at 2:30PM
Never leave your cooking unattended. Always keep your stove company. Especially if you’re frying something—that’s when things can cross the line in mere seconds. It's one of the simplest fire safety tips, but it's also the leading cause of kitchen fires.
- Nov 24, 2012 at 5:49PM
An ordinance adopting the 2012 King County Countywide Planning Policies and ratifying the 2012 King County Countywide Planning Policies for unincorporated King County (Ordinance 2012-0282).
- Nov 24, 2012 at 5:51PM
U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel Clay Mountcastle, professor and chair of the University of WashingtonDepartment of Military Science, will discuss the famous World War I Christmas Truce of 1914 in a free lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, in Room 120 of Smith Hall on the UW campus.
Don’t be tempted to abuse parking spaces for the disabled | Washington State Department of Licensing
- Nov 24, 2012 at 5:53PM
The busy holiday shopping season makes finding good parking spots near retailers tough, but don’t be tempted to illegally park in a spot reserved for a person with a disability—even if you only plan on being in a store for a minute.
- Nov 24, 2012 at 5:57PM
Public’s opportunity to comment before final action in December.
- Nov 24, 2012 at 6:00PM
The rigors of the campaign are still fresh, but for newly elected House members and senators, the hard part is just beginning. Already, they’re inundated with advice on the issues they’ll be facing: the fiscal cliff, crises overseas, how to behave in a highly partisan Congress.
- Nov 24, 2012 at 6:11PM
Heavy snow, avalanches mean temporary closure is now permanent.
- Nov 24, 2012 at 6:15PM
While we can’t help you with an antidote for toxic relatives, the Washington Poison Center can help you keep from accidentally poisoning each other this holiday season.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 12:56PM
Candidates must apply by 5 p.m. on Monday, Dec. 3; advisory committee to evaluate for qualifications and knowledge of issues.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 1:01PM
Federal government, 38 states accuse GlaxoSmithKline of illegally marketing Avandia.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 1:04PM
A new report examining high school outcomes for youth served by the state Department of Social and Health Services is now available online.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 1:15PM
Many students are influenced or inspired by a book they’ve read. An annual contest sponsored by the Washington State Library encourages students to put their thoughts about a book into words.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 1:35PM
Best art party in the city... 50 artists, live bands, holiday shopping, refreshments.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 2:02PM
We just did a blog post (link is below) about our State Library’s involvement with the National Digital Newspaper Program.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 2:50PM
Enjoying delicious food is at the center of nearly all holiday celebrations, regardless of social, cultural or religious background.
- Nov 25, 2012 at 4:25PM
Due to stagnant weather conditions and rising air pollution, the Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is issuing a Stage 1 burn ban for Pierce County, effective at 1 p.m.
- Nov 27, 2012 at 4:13PM
As of 12:10 p.m. today, Pierce County completed its final tabulation of ballots in the November election, allowing them to be certified by the county auditor. The election saw a 78.89 percent turnout among registered Pierce County voters.
- Nov 28, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Nov 29, 2013 at 2:02PM
With the start of another basketball season just around the corner, White River High girls coach Chris Gibson offers a traditional refrain. “We’re just hoping to win a game,” he says. That’s a huge understatement, of course, coming from a coach who has led the Lady Hornets to 11 trips to the state hoop tournament in the past 13 seasons.
- Nov 28, 2012 at 2:41PM
Buckley City Council voted Tuesday night to purchase emergency dispatch services from the city of Fife.
- Nov 28, 2012 at 2:46PM
Cascade Regional Blood Services will be conducting the following mobile blood drives in December:
- Nov 29, 2012 at 2:29PM
There were a total of 8,924,125 Powerball winners across the country last night, and 155,703 of those winning tickets were sold in Washington. These winning tickets are worth a total of more than $868,000.
- Nov 29, 2012 at 4:35PM
Failed to pay more than $1 million in employment taxes and income tax withholding.