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- Jul 10, 2013 at 8:36AM
No one was injured in a fire that broke out around 11:30 p.m. last night at a home on the 26000 block of Johns Road East, between the towns of South Prairie and Wilkeson. Firefighters from East Pierce Fire and Rescue and Orting Valley Fire and Rescue responded to the single-wide mobile home fire.
- Jul 11, 2013 at 11:47AM
Over the past 15 years, our team of supporters has sponsored and given the voters the opportunity to vote on our tax limiting initiatives.
- Jul 11, 2013 at 12:35PM
Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray, Chairman of the Senate Housing Appropriations Subcommittee and senior member of the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee, announced that nine state non-profit community agencies will receive more than $7 million in federal funding to provide homelessness prevention and rapid re-housing assistance to veterans in Washington state.
- Jul 12, 2013 at 8:47AM
Trainer Blaine Wright has left his mark on the Seattle Slew Handicap.
- Jul 13, 2013 at 10:47AM
22 horses were in the barn when the fire started. 1 horse went to an emergency vet. Local vet is checking on the other horses.
- Jul 13, 2013 at 11:03AM
Still are there wonders of the dark and day; The muted shrillings of shy things at night, So small beneath the stars and moon;
- Jul 13, 2013 at 11:12AM
He’s a Cruiser, nicely rated by jockey Leonel Camacho-Flores held off Leadership for a one-length victory Friday in the $11,025 Ashbaugh Beal Purse for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.
- Jul 13, 2013 at 11:44AM
As the weather continues to improve, more and more people will be working outside clearing debris and yard waste. The Washington State Patrol would like to remind the public of how important it is to make sure your load is secured.
- Jul 14, 2013 at 1:53PM
The Washington State Department of Transportation and contractor crews plan to close I-90 in both directions starting at 7:30 p.m., Monday, July 15 and Wednesday, July 17.
- Jul 14, 2013 at 1:14PM
Most Wins Trainer: 3, Tim McCanna (One Number Short, 1999; Dolly’s Hit Lady, 2002; Gins Majesty, 2005); Doris Harwood (Shampoo, 2007; Elusive Horizon,
- Jul 14, 2013 at 1:19PM
Riches I hold in light esteem, And Love I laugh to scorn;
- Jul 14, 2013 at 2:28PM
A Tacoma man was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to 23 years in prison and five years of supervised release for seven counts related to the sex trafficking of juveniles and adult women, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.
- Jul 14, 2013 at 2:13PM
One horse dies following Saturday barn fire according to Twitter post from Tim Perciful, public information officer for King County Fire District No. 44
- Jul 14, 2013 at 2:18PM
National Park Service Director Jonathan B. Jarvis today announced more than $1.3 million in grants to help preserve and interpret the sites where more than 120,000 Japanese Americans – two-thirds of them U.S. citizens – were imprisoned during World War II.
- Jul 14, 2013 at 3:05PM
Most Wins Trainer: 3, Bud Klokstad (I.M. Bzy, 1998; Jumron Won, 2001; Flying Notes, 2002) Jockey: 4, Gallyn Mitchell (Prefabricate, 1994; Cromarty Bay, 1995; Jumron Won, 2001, Peaceful Reign, 2009)
- Jul 14, 2013 at 3:28PM
Now that Independence Day is behind us, the summer is in full swing. Barbeques, hikes, and lazy days at the pool abound. And most of us are itching to leave town -- eager to spend some time away from work, escaping from it all.
- Jul 15, 2013 at 9:03AM
The photo finish camera was busy Sunday at Emerald Downs.
Three car collision on state Route 410 between Bonney Lake and Buckley - injuries | East Pierce Fire and Rescue
- Jul 16, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 3:38PM
East Pierce Fire and Rescue responded to a three car collision between Bonney Lake and Buckley just before 8 a.m.
- Jul 16, 2013 at 11:05AM
Hannah Lewandowski has taken her rugby skills from the local level to the national stage.
- Jul 16, 2013 at 11:13AM
Water is optimal for quenching your thirst and it’s important for many bodily functions, but many people just get bored with it and yearn for something else.
- Jul 17, 2013 at 10:04AM
It is a well-known fact that immigrants to the United States tend to adapt to our eating habits rather quickly, which is not always to their advantage from a health perspective. But it is also true that our established food preferences are being continuously transformed and expanded due to new influences from around the world.
- Jul 17, 2013 at 11:06AM
I saw a report on the Web last week about some guy who did a study correlating recessions to lingerie, whatever that is. I think the study should have correlated haircuts to the economy.
- Jul 18, 2013 at 9:49AM
Twelve top older handicap runners are nominated to Sunday’s $50,000 Mt. Rainier Handicap at Emerald Downs.
- Jul 19, 2013 at 9:30AM
A force in the saddle yet composed under pressure, jockey Javier Matias knows how to play hardball when the big money’s on the line.
- Jul 19, 2013 at 1:37PM
The Washington State Patrol is requesting the public’s help in identifying and locating individuals involved in a double stabbing and assault that occurred in and around Sylvester Park, Olympia, on July 16, 2013, approximately 4:10 p.m.