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Cat Attack Phobia | Living with Gleigh

  • Jun 3, 2012 at 6:51PM

I was watching the Anderson Cooper talk show the other day on NBC and they were talking about weird phobias. One woman was terrified of cats. I don’t remember if she had a basis for her fear, but she thought every domestic cat was just waiting to stage an attack.

Class Included and Elusive Noise line up for $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stakes | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 3, 2012 at 7:01PM

Older fillies and mares get the spotlight Sunday, June 10 in the $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stakes at 6-½ furlongs.

4 indicted for mortgage fraud scheme | U.S. District Court

  • Jun 3, 2012 at 7:26PM

Defendants allegedly exploited immigrant straw buyers to defraud multiple banks.

South King County family sentenced to prison for disability fraud | U.S. District Court

  • Jun 3, 2012 at 7:32PM

Four members of one family defrauded SSI for more than 30 years and $300,000.

David Reich appointed as King County’s chief economist

  • Jun 3, 2012 at 7:36PM

The King County Forecast Council gave its unanimous support to the appointment of David Reich as the County’s new Chief Economist.

The problem with government isn’t a few bad apples | Lee Hamilton

  • Jun 3, 2012 at 7:47PM

Americans get angry when they learn of government bureaucrats spending lavishly at a Las Vegas hotel or Secret Service agents consorting with prostitutes. As well they should. Such conduct wastes money and drains Americans’ respect for their government.

Dead heat in Auburn Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 3, 2012 at 8:33PM

For only the second time in 17 seasons and 571 races, a stakes event at Emerald Downs wound up in a dead-heat for first place.

Gas prices rise again in Puget Sound region as prices fall nationally | GasBuddy

  • Jun 4, 2012 at 7:16AM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have risen 0.3 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.30/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.5 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.61/g, according to gasoline price website SeattleGasPrices.com.

Marriage | Poem by Dan Gerber

  • Jun 4, 2012 at 8:13AM

Though most of us are not formally known as diplomats, many of us learn to be experts at domestic diplomacy, and the sorts of complex negotiations we find ourselves in can require a lot of patience. Here’s Dan Gerber, who lives in California, showing us some of that patience.

Gonzaga graduates provide hope for the future | Dennis Box

  • Jun 5, 2012 at 9:40AM

I took a Friday off a couple of weeks ago and drove to Spokane. I am not supposed to tell you why I was there, based on orders from my daughter, Katy, who has decided running my life with a remote control from Spokane is a good idea.

All your hydrangea questions are answered | Marianne Binetti

  • Jun 5, 2012 at 9:00AM updated Jun 6, 2012 at 4:27PM

When June arrives you may notice your vegetable seedlings and annual plants experiencing a growth spurt. Just like a teenager, they now have a huge appetite so this is your reminder to fertilize. Roses and perennials also benefit from a feeding this month and if you still have not fertilized the lawn, make sure you do so early in the month before the hot weather arrives.

White River's Marcus Dickson off to New York and the Jim Ryun Dream Mile

  • Jun 5, 2012 at 3:00PM updated at 5:50PM

Marcus Dickson has been flying around local tracks for years, establishing himself as one of the best distance runners in the state.

The uncertain criminal mind | Editorial

  • Jun 6, 2012 at 7:00AM updated at 10:04AM

Last week provided one of the greatest contrast of outcomes due to pro-active citizens I’ve ever seen.

Stabbing victim found on SR 410 | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

  • Jun 6, 2012 at 8:22AM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue crews treated and transported a man who had been stabbed and thrown from a moving vehicle onto state Route 410 East, Tuesday night. The firefighters responded to reports of an injured man on the shoulder of the eastbound lanes between Traffic and Valley Avenues, just before 11 p.m.

SBA and AARP pool resources to train entrepreneurs age 50 and older

  • Jun 7, 2012 at 9:08AM

The U.S. Small Business Administration and AARP are launching a strategic alliance to provide counseling and training to entrepreneurs over the age of 50 who want to start or grow a small business. Through SBA’s online training courses and its nationwide network of business mentors and counselors, the two organizations expect to train 100,000 “encore entrepreneurs,” men and women 50 or older who are starting or running a small business.

Former Enumclaw police lieutenant appealing termination

  • Jun 7, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 5:35PM

Eric Sortland, once a high-ranking member of the Enumclaw Police Department, is battling to get his job back.

Class Included one of favorites heading into Washington State Legislators Stakes | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 7, 2012 at 5:25PM

Perhaps the most consistent racehorse at Emerald Downs the past two years, Class Included looks to continue her success on Sunday in the $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stakes at 6-½ furlongs.

Trainer Doug O’Neill to scratch I'll Have Another from Belmont | Horse Racing

  • Jun 8, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 6:04PM

The Daily Racing Form is reporting trainer Doug O'Neil will scratch I'll Have Another from the third leg of the Triple Crown, Saturday’s Belmont Stakes.

White River School District elementary track meet | Slideshow

  • Jun 8, 2012 at 1:00PM updated at 6:04PM

The first White River School District elementary track meet was June 2 at the High School. J

White River High commencement for the class of 2012 | Slideshow

  • Jun 8, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Jun 11, 2012 at 4:32PM

The White River High class of 2012 crossed the stage of the White River Amphitheatre for commencement exercises Thursday.

Free Beer flys to the winner's circle in Friday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 11:13AM

A horse with a popular name*Free Beer*flew home for a thrilling 1-¼-length victory over Shamundi in the $11,100 feature race for 3-year-olds-and-up Friday night at Emerald Downs.

King County Council meeting highlights | June 11-15

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 11:21AM

Representatives from King County’s labor community will meet with members at the Council's annual Labor Summit.

Retail fireworks stand licenses issued down in 2012 | State Fire Marshal

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 11:28AM

State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy announced today that the number of retail fireworks stand licenses issued in 2012 is down 4.2%, or 39 licenses, from 2011. A state license is required before a city or county can issue a permit to operate a fireworks stand in Washington.

Regional Animal Services of King County team up to find homes for Chihuahuas

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 11:54AM

Regional Animal Services of King County (RASKC) and the Seattle Animal Shelter are teaming up to find homes for a number of Chihuahuas. The dogs were seized in October after investigators found them living in deplorable conditions in a home in Issaquah. The dogs have been in RASKC custody since then, and were living in foster homes pending the outcome of the case.

King County felon sentenced to seven years in prison for dealing guns and drugs | U.S. District Court

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 12:02PM

An Auburn resident who sold multiple guns and methamphetamine to a person working with law enforcement was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to seven years in prison and three years of supervised release announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

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