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- Dec 15, 2012 at 10:40PM
King County will fund three water-quality improvement projects, complete stormwater monitoring and pay a state penalty under an agreed order with the Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology).
- Dec 15, 2012 at 10:51PM
As temperatures begin to dip, 135 new emergency winter shelter beds are opening for homeless men and women in King County to offer a nightly respite from the cold and wet weather. King County, United Way of King County and several King County cities have joined together to devote additional resources to create safe shelter options for homeless people around the region.
- Dec 15, 2012 at 10:55PM
A man that led police on a high speed chase and then ran into the woods to hide was arrested today after being spotted by the King County Sheriff’s Office Guardian1 helicopter.
- Dec 15, 2012 at 10:58PM
Washington state is taking part in the 2013 Teen Video Challenge, a national competition with the aim of getting teens involved with reading and their public library’s summer reading program.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Dec 17, 2013 at 11:13AM
One man is dead and three more are wounded following an apparent shooting at the Sumner Motor Inn early Sunday morning.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 5:17PM
I was joy deficient the other day as I was attempting to decorate the house for Christmas. My husband was at work, my kids at school. I put lights on the tree, got out the Nativity scene village, then stalled.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 5:37PM
The National weather service reports high wind watch no longer in effect, but wind advisory issued to 4 p.m. Monday.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 5:42PM
In principle, I guess, one can get addicted to anything. I’m not just talking about drugs, alcohol, caffeine, nicotine or food.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 5:49PM
Red slippers in a shop-window; and outside in the street, flaws of gray, windy sleet!
- Dec 16, 2012 at 5:57PM
A Swedish credit card payment processor was sentenced today to 48 months in prison for his role in an international cybercrime ring that netted $71 million by infecting victims’ computers with “scareware” and selling rogue antivirus software that was supposed to secure victims’ computers.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 6:01PM
The recent deaths of three Washington teens—a 14-year-old Bellingham girl, a 17-year-old boy in Shoreline, and an 18-year-old Washington State University student —remind us just how dangerous alcohol is for minors.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 6:09PM
In response to a court order, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) today finalized an update to its national air quality standards for harmful fine particle pollution (PM2.5), including soot, setting the annual health standard at 12 micrograms per cubic meter.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 6:16PM
The U.S. Small Business Administration and the U.S. Department of Labor today jointly announced a new website to support state workforce and unemployment agencies in implementing or enhancing Self-Employment Assistance programs.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 6:21PM
“Walking with Dinosaurs – The Live Experience” Creator, Bruce Mactaggart returns to his beloved Tacoma, this December with a new production which will recreate one of America’s, and indeed, history’s greatest survival stories.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 6:39PM
As spawning salmon become accessible along the rivers and streams of the Pacific Northwest, Veterinary Poison Emergency Treatment Services (VET PETS) wants to remind you that ingesting the raw, undercooked, and smoked fish can be fatal to your dog.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 7:06PM
Washington State Attorney General Rob McKenna today announced that he and 33 other state attorneys general reached a $42.9 million settlement with Pfizer Inc. to resolve allegations that the company unlawfully promoted its drugs, Zyvox and Lyrica.
- Dec 16, 2012 at 7:11PM
About 16 percent of tobacco retailers illegally sold to minors in 2012.
- Dec 17, 2012 at 3:30PM
Deck the halls with airborne flu germs, hack-hack-hack-hack-cough, hack-hack-hack-phlegm.
- Dec 17, 2012 at 3:38PM
A major reason President Obama won the elections of 2008 and 2012 was because he and his advisers harnessed the power of the data-mining capacities of the computer and the mass appeal of the Internet. Obama for America polled, communicated with, organized and milked supporters for donations more effectively than any other candidate in American history.
- Dec 17, 2012 at 4:21PM
The Enumclaw and Sumner girls squared off Saturday on the Enumclaw basketball court with EHS winning 40-30.
- Dec 18, 2012 at 12:23PM
Maple Valley Youth Symphony Orchestra Not So Silent Night - Holiday Concert Dec. 14.
- Dec 18, 2012 at 12:35PM
Many Washington TV aficionados have fond memories of the 1980s and ‘90s. New York and Los Angeles may have had Saturday Night Live and the rest of prime time, respectively, but Seattle had “Almost Live!,” a locally produced sketch show that proved nationally influential, launching the careers of entertainers such as Joel McHale and Bill Nye the Science Guy.
- Dec 18, 2012 at 1:41PM
First up was Lakes, who bested the Panthers 105-76 on Dec. 12. It is the closest the Panthers gave come to beating the Lancers during his tenure, coach Jay Paulsen said in an email.
- Dec 19, 2012 at 1:36PM
The Panthers more than doubled the Seahawks' efforts in the first three quarters, finishing 13-6, 17-8 and 10-4, respectively. Only in the fourth quarter did they come up short… by one. The fourth was 16-15 in the Seahawks' favor.
- Dec 19, 2012 at 1:49PM
The Bonney Lake boys basketball team broke an early season losing streak Tuesday night, and pulled out a 55-49 conference win against the Seahawks at Peninsula High School.