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Local SeaGal to enjoy encore performance

  • May 14, 2012 at 4:25PM

Three years ago, Stephanie Stennes went into auditions for the Seattle Seahawks SeaGals not knowing what to expect. No one knows what to expect going in. More than 200 women, many already with years of experience as high school cheerleaders, congregate at CenturyLink Field each year to try for the pros. Stennes, of Buckley, made it that first year, and she’s earned the spot again three seasons since.

Crash on West Tapps sends one to trauma center | East Pierce Fire & Rescue

  • May 16, 2012 at 7:50AM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue firefighters responded to numerous reports of a collision on the 4100 block of West Tapps at 9:22 p.m.

Washington State Public Disclosure Commission adds lobbying data to online database

  • May 17, 2012 at 9:59AM

The Washington State Public Disclosure Commission today added lobbying data to its online searchable database.

Governor's Handicap matches Harbor the Gold against Noosa Beach | Emerald Downs

  • May 17, 2012 at 3:33PM

As it should, the much-anticipated face-off between Harbor the Gold geldings Noosa Beach and Hollywood Harbor has dominated the newswire leading up to Sunday’s $50,000 Governor’s Handicap for older horses.

State Soccer | White River loses in shootout to Bellingham | Slideshow

  • May 17, 2012 at 4:24PM

White River lost 1-0 in a shootout against Bellingham at Sunset Chev Stadium Wednesday, May 16.

White River Fastpitch: Hornets take out Washington in the first round

  • May 18, 2012 at 3:28PM

The team moves on to the next round and will play Sequim High at 6 p.m.

Seventyprcentcocoa wins the Friday feature | Emerald Downs

  • May 19, 2012 at 9:38AM

Seventyprcentcocoa was 100 percent ready for her return to action Friday night at Emerald Downs.

Gas prices in Puget Sound region rise above national average

  • May 19, 2012 at 9:48PM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have risen 13.9 cents per gallon in the past week, ( May 14) averaging $4.21/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 3.3 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.73/g, according to gasoline price website SeattleGasPrices.com.

Taos | Poem by Jillena Rose

  • May 19, 2012 at 9:51PM

The paintings of Georgia O’Keefe taught us a lot about bones in the desert, but there’s more to learn, and more to think our way into. Here’s a fine poem by Jillena Rose, who lives in Michigan.

King County Council meeting highlights | May 21-25

  • May 19, 2012 at 9:57PM

A resolution relating to the King County Ferry District’s 2009 financial statements and adopting the King County Ferry District Financial Statements for the Year Ended December 31, 2011 (Resolution FD2012-06).

Vaccine exemption rates for school entry drop due to new state requirements | State Department of Health

  • May 19, 2012 at 10:04PM

Washington’s rate of exemption from vaccines required for school has dropped significantly in the first year since passage of a law that changed the parental opt-out process. Kindergarten exemption rates for required immunizations dropped to 4.5 percent for the 2011-2012 school year compared to 6.0 percent in 2010-2011 and 6.2 percent in 2009-2010.

West Nile virus: reducing habitat will help you avoid mosquito bites | State Department of Health

  • May 19, 2012 at 10:08PM

Sunny days and warmer temperatures make way for lots of outdoor activities. It’s also mosquito season, which increases the risk for West Nile virus and the need to avoid mosquito bites. The state Department of Health has resumed tracking the virus in our state with the online dead bird reporting system.

Fire safety for recreational vehicles and travel trailers | State Fire Marshal

  • May 19, 2012 at 10:10PM

The sun has finally arrived, school is almost out, and there are many families starting to enjoy the outdoors on camping trips. “Campers are reminded that fire safety needs to be a priority when vacationing in a recreational vehicle (RV) or travel trailer,” says State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy.

McDonald’s is my guilty pleasure | Living with Gleigh

  • May 20, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 9:57PM

I must confess, one of my guilty pleasures is eating at McDonald’s. I like to go inside, get my food and watch the mothers with their toddlers.

13 fillies nominated to $50,000 Seattle Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • May 20, 2012 at 6:09PM

Thirteen sophomore fillies including four stakes winners have been nominated to the $50,000 Seattle Handicap to be run Sunday, May 27.

Day One | White River fastpitch at the West Central District tournament | Slideshow

  • May 20, 2012 at 8:00PM updated May 21, 2012 at 8:19AM

The White River Hornets beat Washington 12-2 and Sequim 5-4 in the first day of the district tournament.

Day Two | White River battles at West Central District tournament | Slideshow

  • May 20, 2012 at 8:00PM updated May 21, 2012 at 8:20AM

White Rive lost a close game 2-1 to Franklin Pierce and Fife on the second day of the district tournament.

Winning Machine wins the $50,000 Governor’s Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • May 20, 2012 at 9:44PM

Winning Machine ruined the 2012 debut of two-time Horse of the Meeting Noosa Beach in Sunday’s $50,000 Governor’s Handicap at Emerald Downs.

Can Diet Sodas Increase Your Risk of Heart Attack and Stroke? | Timi Gustafson RD

  • May 20, 2012 at 9:55PM

A just released study on diet sodas suggests that the no-cal or low-cal versions may be kinder to your waistline but bad for your heart and even your head.

Department of Labor & Industries offering new grants for innovative return-to-work ideas

  • May 20, 2012 at 10:02PM

Do you have an innovative idea for helping injured workers return to work soon after an injury? If so, the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) would like to hear from you and may even help fund your project.

Secret shopper warning from the Better Business Bureau

  • May 20, 2012 at 10:07PM

Secret shopper or mystery shopper scams usually arrive disguised as genuine job offers; recently, Better Business Bureau has been receiving inquiries from consumers who’ve received suspicious emails and letters from alleged “employers.”

Critical information lacking for new ecology regulations | Don Brunell

  • May 20, 2012 at 10:13PM

When the Environmental Protection Agency was formed in 1970, our environmental problems were easy to see: factories belched black smoke, leaded gasoline fouled our air and water and rivers were so polluted they actually caught fire.

'Emergency Medical Services Week' highlights stroke survivors and awareness

  • May 20, 2012 at 10:22PM

Hours, or even minutes, can mean the difference between life and death when someone is having a stroke.

Manufacturing jobs make a comeback | Chris Hurst

  • May 21, 2012 at 1:00PM updated May 22, 2012 at 2:41PM

American consumers are beginning to realize we are losing too many American jobs.

Editorial | Elections bought by rich, powerful | Rich Elfers

  • May 22, 2012 at 10:02AM

In the first decade of the 20th century Teddy Roosevelt came to the presidency by the fluke of an assassin’s bullet. His goal as president was to regulate and control, but not destroy big corporations or “malefactors of great wealth” that had a stranglehold on the nation.

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