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- Jan 12, 2013 at 8:16PM
Governor Chris Gregoire has declared Sunday as AMBER Alert Day, and the Washington State Patrol is urging everyone to honor the day by getting ready to do their part if an abduction occurs.
- Jan 12, 2013 at 8:48PM
The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has updated its assessment of the health of Washington’s marine waters and sediment quality, and the U.S Environmental Protection Agency has given its nod of approval.
- Jan 14, 2013 at 3:47PM
When I look back on 2012, it will be one of the best years of my life. Despite the terrible mass shootings, the most vapid and nauseating presidential and gubernatorial campaigns I have ever seen and the Great K-Pop Invasion that conquered the entire internet with an oddly charismatic horsey dance that sent most people to the brink, the year was actually quite good for me personally as I got engaged and married and was able to mostly avoid the ongoing train wreck that is Honey Boo Boo.
- Jan 15, 2013 at 12:02PM
It is OK to use natural gas, propane, pellet and EPA-certified wood stoves or inserts during a Stage 1 burn ban.
- Jan 16, 2013 at 1:20PM
Park visitors are reminded that all vehicles are required to carry tire chains when traveling in the park during the winter season (Nov 1 - May 1).
- Jan 17, 2013 at 11:24AM
106 Double Forfeit 113 Mason Hamilton (WR) pinned Martin Espino (FP) 120 Garrett Ryan (WR) pinned Colton Lawrence (FP) 126 Austin Olson(FP) dec. Cody Schwab (WR) 4-3 (3 OT) 132 Tanner Bloom (FP) dec. Bryce Thompson (WR) 8-4 138 Trevor Kurtz (WR) pinned Logan Foster (FP) 145 Caleb Maurseth (WR) dec. Max Henry Nelson 4-3 152 Brandon Short (WR) pinned Zach Meyers (FP) 160 Garret Severson (WR) dec. Jerritt Miles (FP) 15-11 170 Gavin Severson (WR) pinned Tanner Kalac (FP) 182 Garrett Robertson (WR) pinned Marco Bennett (FP) 195 Chris Skinner (WR) forfeit 220 Travis Paxton (FP) forfeit 285 Mason Reddy (FP) pinned Justin Nale (WR)
- Jan 17, 2013 at 11:33AM
All suspects in the police blotter are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
- Jan 17, 2013 at 3:00PM updated Jan 18, 2013 at 12:48PM
State Sen. Pam Roach, R-Auburn, held a news conference in Olympia today, Jan. 17, to address a leaked subcommittee report concerning her treatment of a staff member.
- Jan 18, 2013 at 2:38PM
An Enumclaw financial adviser whose crimes were uncovered when he tried to collect a half million dollar death benefit on a client who was still living, was sentenced today to seven years in prison, three years of supervised release, and restitution in the amount of $5,705,023.24, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
- Jan 18, 2013 at 3:54PM
During a Stage 2 burn ban no burning is allowed in any wood-burning fireplaces, wood stoves or fireplace inserts (certified or uncertified) or pellet stoves. Natural Gas and propane still OK.
- Jan 19, 2013 at 10:58AM
Elizabeth it is in vain you say "Love not" -- thou sayest it in so sweet a way: In vain those words from thee or L.E.L.
- Jan 19, 2013 at 12:42PM
A relaunch of the previously authorized Washington State Heritage Center and election improvements are the centerpieces of new Secretary of State Kim Wyman’s legislative package.
- Jan 19, 2013 at 12:59PM
At its regular meeting next week in Ocean Shores, the Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission will consider changes to agency fee policies, including establishment of new fee programs and changes in policies around rate adjustments, so they may be based more on market conditions and cost of service.
- Jan 19, 2013 at 1:10PM
Defendant with 1991 Texas conviction possessed more than 30,000 images of child pornography.
- Jan 19, 2013 at 2:28PM
The weather has turned in the Puget Sound, and this week marks the one year anniversary of the area’s 2012 crippling snow and ice storm – another good reminder that Western Washingtonians need to be prepared now for freezing temperatures.
- Jan 19, 2013 at 2:40PM
Adopted resolution also urges support for mental health services
- Jan 20, 2013 at 12:41PM
For the past several days I've been working on my older daughter's Tot to Teen photo album. I've been a scrapbooker for about 16 years and I am current on our family albums, but not my daughters' personal albums: baby album, school albums.
- Jan 20, 2013 at 8:26PM
The Washington State Patrol asks fro help to locate any possible witnesses for two incidents that occurred this morning in Pierce County.
- Jan 20, 2013 at 8:35PM
More people catching and spreading the illness throughout the state.
- Jan 20, 2013 at 8:52PM
The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has approved King County’s updated shoreline master program.
Updated state hatchery genetic management plans available for review | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife
- Jan 20, 2013 at 8:56PM
The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will accept public comments through Feb. 15 on several updated draft management plans designed to guide state hatchery operations in portions of Puget Sound.
- Jan 21, 2013 at 12:17PM
It is OK to use natural gas, propane, pellet and EPA-certified wood stoves or inserts during a Stage 1 burn ban
- Jan 25, 2013 at 3:02PM
When I teach American history to international students, I want to make sure they learn how the United States spread out across this continent and expanded overseas. Understanding this tells them a lot about America’s national character and personality. There are definite patterns to our expansion westward.
- Jan 25, 2013 at 3:04PM
The AARP Foundation is offering free preparation of 2012 income tax forms, with e-filing available for quicker and more accurate returns.
- Jan 26, 2013 at 9:02PM
Roe v. Wade, the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision that affirmed a woman's right to an abortion, turned 40 years old Jan. 22.