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Hastings Handicap notes and records | Emerald Downs

  • May 13, 2012 at 6:52PM

Track Record: 1:07, Atta Boy Roy (4), Sept. 13, 2009 & Noosa Beach (4), May 16, 2010 Stakes Record: 1:08-1/5, No Flies On Doodle, May 2, 2010

Governor's Handicap features return of Noosa Beach | Emerald Downs

  • May 13, 2012 at 6:57PM

The track’s all-time leader in stakes wins returns to action when Noosa Beach defends his title in the $50,000 Governor’s Handicap at Emerald Downs on Sunday, May 20.

Summer burn ban to take place on all Department of Natural Resources-protected lands

  • May 13, 2012 at 7:08PM

The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) today announced there will be a statewide burn ban on all DNR-protected lands July 1, 2012, through September 30, 2012. This means all forestlands in Washington under DNR fire protection; the burn ban does not apply to federal lands.

More Americans suffer from asthma | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • May 13, 2012 at 7:17PM

Asthma rates in the United States have been on the rise over the past decade and are now at an all-time high, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Class Included takes the top prize in $50,000 Hastings Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • May 13, 2012 at 7:54PM

Class Included showed why she is a champion Sunday at Emerald Downs.

King County Medical Examiner determines man died of drowning Saturday near Black Diamond

  • May 14, 2012 at 3:56PM

A rafting accident on the Green River near Black Diamond took the life of 61-year-old Drew Nielsen Saturday afternoon.

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.

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