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Ginger Passaelli-Senecal of Black Diamond recipient for award for her work with Soup Ladies

  • Apr 17, 2012 at 7:00PM

Ginger Passarelli-Senecal, affectionately known simply as “Mama,” is one of two recipients for the 2012 Frank Kampsen Community Spirit Award for her work with The Soup Ladies.

'I can't be stressed; I'm retired!'

  • Apr 18, 2012 at 3:55PM

While stress is a problem many feel stems from work, those without work-related stress can still be overwhelmed.

Weighing religious emotion, scientific fact | Wally's World

  • Apr 20, 2012 at 6:12PM

Well, class, it's time for a little anthropology, a subject that's always been close to my heart.

Malibu Rum takes Friday feature at Emerald Downs | Horse Racing

  • Apr 21, 2012 at 11:03AM

Malibu Rum upped his lifetime record to 4-for-8 Friday with a convincing 3-½-length victory over Buddy Dave in the featured Johnsonville Purse for older 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.

Red Balloon Rising | Poem by Laurel Blossom

  • Apr 21, 2012 at 6:28PM

E.B. White, one of my favorite writers, used to say, “Simplify, simplify, simplify,” but that doesn’t mean that writing has to be simple, which is a different matter. Here’s a fine poem by Laurel Blossom of South Carolina that’s been simplified into a pure, clean beauty.

Class Included takes the $21,500 Dreyer’s Purse at Emerald Downs | Horse Racing

  • Apr 21, 2012 at 7:17PM

The aptly named Class Included returned in fine style Saturday with a one-length victory over stable mate Sweet Nellie Brown in the $21,500 Dreyer’s Purse for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

Upcoming highlights of the week for King County Council | April 23-27

  • Apr 21, 2012 at 7:24PM

A resolution authorizing the purchase of excess marine liability coverage for the purpose of providing insurance for the King County Ferry District, and authorizing the chair of the Board of Supervisors to take actions necessary to accomplish the purchase of insurance (Resolution No. FD2012-04).

Killing King Coal | Don Brunell

  • Apr 21, 2012 at 7:00PM updated Apr 24, 2012 at 12:52PM

Recently, the EPA proposed new air quality regulations for power plants that activists say will finally kill King Coal.

State Democrats and Libertarians ask U.S. Supreme Court to decide on Top 2 Primary challenge | David Ammons

  • Apr 21, 2012 at 8:06PM

Washington Democrats and Libertarians are asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear yet another challenge of the state’s popular Top 2 Primary. Various appeals have been underway since voters approved the system by a landslide eight years ago.

Six degrees of grocery shopping | Gretchen Leigh

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 2:32PM

Have you ever thought about how much energy goes into the seemingly simple act of grocery shopping? Each degree of grocery shopping is an entity in itself and deserves admiration and respect from the family who benefits.

King County Library system finance and board meetings April 24

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 4:00PM updated at 8:55PM

King County Library system finance and Board of Trustees meetings are April 24.

Can following a vegan diet be appropriate for children? | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 4:39PM

Going totally vegan is becoming increasingly popular among health-conscious adults and many encourage their children to follow suit. But some parents are unsure whether diet restrictions they find healthful for themselves are also a good choice for their kids.

Representatives Chris Hurst and Cathy Dahlquist plan joint community meetings

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 9:00PM

The two State House representatives from the 31st District, Chris Hurst, D-Greenwater and Cathy Dahlquist, R-Enumclaw, have scheduled four events around the district. The meetings are title "Community Connections with your state representatives."

Electrical fire safety tips | State Fire Marshal

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 6:49PM

Each year in the United States, electrical faults are responsible for starting more than 28,000 home fires, killing and injuring hundreds of people, and causing over $700 million in property damage.

Jobs up, unemployment flat in March

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 6:54PM

Washington employers added an estimated 3,300 jobs in March, marking 15 straight months of job growth, according to the Employment Security Department.

Hornets get stung, Lakes washed out | Boys Baseball

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 7:11PM

Friday the 13th was nothing but good luck for Bonney Lake High School's baseball team. On April 13, Bonney Lake scrubbed Lakes High 9-0, then repeated the feat on the Lancers home turf April 16. The Enumclaw Hornets were scrubbed next on April 17, with the Panthers taking them down 9-5.

Trail run series returns to King County’s Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 7:14PM

A Pacific Northwest tradition returns next month to King County's Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park: The 10th-annual SCOTT Cougar Mountain Trail Running Series.

Enumclaw man, 21, dies in early-morning crash; two others hospitalized | Breaking News

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 7:51PM

Enumclaw man, 21, dies is early-morning crash; two others hospitalized.

Hollywood Harbor sets world record at Emerald Downs | Horse Racing

  • Apr 22, 2012 at 7:54PM

Hollywood Harbor put on a torrid display of speed Sunday at Emerald Downs. The 5-year-old Washington-bred son of Harbor the Gold set a world record time of 1:00.87 for 5-½ furlongs, and scored a three-length victory over Aaron the Baron in the $21,625 allowance feature for 3-year-olds and up.

Cathy Dahlquist | This first term was a whirlwind | Plateau People

  • Apr 23, 2012 at 3:04PM

Many of you know that I served as the president of the Enumclaw School Board before running for state office. Education is my passion. I have children in the public school system and know that while our school district is successful, there are areas in our state where school districts are leaving children behind. Every child deserves the opportunity to have a first-class education.

31st District legislators reflect on a long session

  • Apr 23, 2012 at 3:37PM

The 2012 legislative session came to a close April 11 after a regular session, a couple of special sessions and plenty of arm twisting.

Adjustable rates mortgages still a problem | Rich Elfers

  • Apr 23, 2012 at 3:39PM

Recently I received a second offer in the mail to finance the purchase of a house using a low rate adjustable mortgage (ARM). My first reaction was to think, “Déjà vu.”

Ticks: The Summertime Peril! | Pets

  • Apr 24, 2012 at 1:20PM

Learning about ticks and Lyme disease—and taking preventive measures—ensures the pooch's spring fling is a safe one.

Neutered dogs live 40 percent longer than their peers | The Veteran Veterinarian

  • Apr 24, 2012 at 1:36PM

The information in this piece is provided to you in part by Pet Health Network, which is dedicated to the health and well-being of your dogs and cats, as well as the the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.

Baker Street Bookstore owner’s farewell in Black Diamond also a chance to celebrate a new beginning | Slideshow

  • Apr 26, 2012 at 8:00AM updated May 3, 2012 at 10:59AM

Baker Street Bookstore was on the verge of closing when just days before the iconic Black Diamond business was to shut its doors a white knight rode in to save it.

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