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Department publishes Descriptive Statistics 2012 on certain tax incentive programs

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:55PM

More than 2,000 businesses participated in 32 tax incentive programs during 2011, according to Descriptive Statistics 2012, published online this week by the Washington State Department of Revenue.

Rail partners explore mudslide causes, solutions | WSDOT

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 10:02PM

Four rail partners involved in service and safety in the corridor between Seattle and Everett are putting a new focus on understanding the root causes and potential solutions to mudslides that resulted in a record number of Amtrak Cascades and Sounder passenger-service disruptions this winter.

The long arm of the mom | Living with Gleigh

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 1:38PM

My daughter and I had to leave the house early last Saturday to help with the regional solo/ensemble contest her band director hosted at the high school. I put her flute and my bags in the car and went back in to hurry her along. She had to grab her dress, shoes and music for her contest performance and she had a bagel in her hand.

Jockey Russell Baze reaches another landmark | Horse Racing

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 1:58PM

Multiple Hall of Fame rider Russell Baze will be entering the starting gate for the 50,000th time in his career when he rides the first six races at Golden Gate Fields on Jan. 24.

Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association board Changes

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Jan 29, 2013 at 8:36AM

On Jan. 15, Maple Valley resident Michael Feuerborn formally resigned from his position on the WTBOA board of directors, citing changes in his personal life which would not allow him to remain as active as he deems important to the position.

Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association news and notes

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:06PM

Multiple Grade 1 winner Groupie Doll was named champion female sprinter at the 42nd annual Eclipse Award ceremonies held on Jan. 19 at Gulfstream Park.

Black Diamond City Council special meeting

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:12PM

The Black Diamond City Council will hold a Special City Council meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.29.

Specimen Days [The Inauguration] by Walt Whitman | Poets.org

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:20PM

March 4th.--The President very quietly rode down to the Capitol in his own carriage, by himself,

100 years of women in Washington Legislature

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:24PM

n also marks the centennial of Washington installing the first female legislators.

Trooper honored as Washington’s Most Wanted 2013 January Officer of the Month

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 3:21PM

King County Trooper Evan Bacon has received the Washington’s Most Wanted officer of the month award in recognition of his excellent work for his collision investigation that resulted in taking a child rape suspect into custody on Dec. 27.

2012 general election results by congressional, legislative district

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 8:53PM

The results for the 2012 General Election broken down by congressional and legislative district are now available on the Secretary of State website

Assault investigation leads to roundup of intoxicated minors | Buckley Police Blotter

  • Jan 31, 2013 at 4:53PM

All suspects in the police blotter are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

City resident, 25, charged with rape, kidnapping

  • Feb 1, 2013 at 12:00PM updated at 3:30PM

25 yr-old Travis Lear was arrested for Kidnapping and Child Molestation by Enumclaw Police on January 30, 2013.

Enumclaw girls beat Bonney Lake at home - Hornet boys win on the road | Prep Basketball

  • Feb 1, 2013 at 9:23PM

The Enumclaw girls and boys basketball teams scored a double win Friday night.

Secretary Wyman certifies I-522 to lawmakers

  • Feb 2, 2013 at 7:21PM

The second of two initiatives to the 2013 Legislature has cleared the signature check process. The Secretary of State’s Election Division finished the review of Initiative 522 late Thursday afternoon. The official certification was then signed by Secretary of State Kim Wyman.

Insurance commissioner’s office launches revamped, mobile-friendly website

  • Feb 2, 2013 at 7:29PM

After months of testing and design, the state agency that regulates the insurance industry has launched a revamped website designed to be much easier to use for both consumers and industry professionals.

Washington women’s to men’s earnings ratio among lowest nationwide | Bureau of Labor Statistics

  • Feb 2, 2013 at 7:42PM

In 2011, Washington women had median weekly earnings of $743, or 74.5% of the $997 median weekly earnings of men

Public invited to apply for boards, commissions, and committees | Washington State Department of Health

  • Feb 2, 2013 at 7:51PM

The Washington State Department of Health is looking for people to serve on a variety of health-related boards, commissions, and committees.

SBA Hurricane Sandy Loan approvals surpass $1 billion

  • Feb 2, 2013 at 7:57PM

Less than 90 days after Hurricane Sandy struck, the U.S. Small Business Administration has approved more than $1.1 billion in disaster loans to 16,800 residents and businesses in the federally declared states affected by the storm.

Keeping the illusion intact | Living with Gleigh

  • Feb 3, 2013 at 10:00AM updated at 6:48PM

I have been making progress catching up on my daughters’ personal scrapbooks, like baby albums, school albums, tot to teen albums.

Girls Basketball | Enumclaw Hornet girls take Bonney Lake | Slideshow

  • Feb 3, 2013 at 11:12AM

The girls held on in a tight game at home to take a 44-40 win over the Panthers.

Students ask legislators to support Community College funding | Olympia Bureau

  • Feb 3, 2013 at 5:19PM

More than 250 students from community and technical colleges around Washington gathered Friday (Feb. 1) at the state Capitol to declare their support for increased higher education funding.

Final standings and subdistrict brackets | SPSL Prep Basketball

  • Feb 3, 2013 at 5:33PM

Three Way Co-Champions in 3A Boys (all three get a trophy!), will play off for seeding

House divided on K-12 school funding priority | Olympia News Bureau

  • Feb 3, 2013 at 5:55PM

A showdown on the House floor Friday (Feb. 1) over an amendment offered by Republicans to operating rules for the House of Representatives, which would create a separate budget for K-12 education funding, provoked Enumclaw Rep. Cathy Dahlquist (R-31st District, Enumclaw) to ask, “Where has the majority party been the last 10 years?”

House Democrats block GOP effort requiring two-thirds super-majority to advance legislation

  • Feb 3, 2013 at 6:06PM

Democrats on Friday blocked passage of a Republican amendment to House rules that would have required a super-majority vote to move a bill forward after its introduction for representatives’ consideration.

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