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The egg controversy revisited | Timi Gustafson, R.D

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 5:36PM

Eating eggs can almost be as bad for your health as smoking, according to Canadian researchers whose findings reignited a long-standing controversy over the nutritional benefits and detriments of eggs, or more specifically, egg yolks.

Class Included wins the $65,000 Emerald Distaff | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 5:53PM

Class Included swept past Carrabelle Harbor into the stretch and cruised to a five-length victory Sunday in the $65,000 Emerald Distaff for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

Taylor Said wins the 77th running of the Longacres Mile | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 6:04PM

Taylor Said wins the 77th running of the Longacres Mile after a battle in the stretch with Winning Machine.

Vote Bison coalition want the bison the National Mammal of the United States

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 7:21PM

Who says bison can’t vote? The Vote Bison coalition, which is campaigning to make the bison the National Mammal of the United States, has released a homemade video showing that even the candidate itself can cast a ballot.

Jockey talk for the 77th running of the Longacres Mile

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 7:25PM

JOCKEY MARIO GUTIERREZ, TAYLOR SAID, WINNER: “I had two horses that I could have ridden for The Mile, but I didn’t get to make the decision.

State awards $6.7 million for affordable housing projects

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 7:55PM

Funds will support housing for homeless veterans and underserved communities in Clallam, King, Snohomish and Cowlitz counties,

State patrol focusing on seatbelt complaince

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 8:02PM

It has been over ten years since driving/riding in a vehicle without wearing a seatbelt became a primary traffic offense in Washington State. In that time period, seatbelt compliance in our state has risen to over 97 percent.

Longacres Mile features winning stretch run by Taylor Said | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 8:17PM

Taylor Said and jockey Mario Gutierrez held off Winning Machine and Javier Matias in a furious finish Sunday to capture the 77th running of the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3) by a head before a packed house at Emerald Downs.

Audition notice for 'Scrooge' | Heavier Than Air Family Theater

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 8:28PM

Heavier Than Air Family Theater, Green River Community College’s resident community theater, will hold open auditions for an upcoming production of “Scrooge” the musical by on Tuesday, Sept. 25 and Thursday, Sept. 27, starting at 7 p.m.

Gas prices rise a 9.9 cents |

  • Aug 20, 2012 at 8:20AM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle area have risen 9.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.99/g yesterday.

Attractive option for getting caffeine fix | Wally's World

  • Aug 21, 2012 at 6:25PM

Off the top of my head, without actually driving around to make an accurate count, there are at least 10 espresso bars within the Enumclaw city limits. Some are drive-ins, Like Trina’s. Some are part of larger enterprises, like the bars inside City Perk and Mountain Aire Mercantile. Still others are international corporations,. like Starbucks.

Leaders receive help finding the ‘White River Way’

  • Aug 22, 2012 at 2:16PM

Anything can happen when a group of school district leaders come together for a brainstorming session, but toss a few teenagers into the mix as the teachers and it becomes “The White River Way.”

Judge clears way for Romney-Ryan ticket to appear on state ballot

  • Aug 23, 2012 at 10:38AM

A judge has cleared the way for the Romney-Ryan ticket to appear on the Washington state ballot in the fall.

When nations collide | Rich Elfers' Politics in Focus

  • Aug 23, 2012 at 11:36AM

Henry Kissinger’s book, "Diplomacy," is a fascinating study of two different approaches to foreign policy in the West. These two competing worldviews have deeply affected and are still shaping the history of the modern world.

Buckley rides to Buckley: Cross-country biker makes a pit stop in eponymous city

  • Aug 23, 2012 at 12:17PM

Buckley City Hall was graced with a surprise Wednesday morning when a bicyclist by the name of Ryan Buckley stopped in to say hello to Mayor Pat Johnson and staff. The 24-year-old stopped by near the tail end of a trip that began in Virginia Beach, Va.

Twitter report | East Pierce Firefighters are enroute to car fire south bound state Route 167

  • Aug 23, 2012 at 1:33PM

Twitter report: East Pierce firefighters are enroute to a reported car fire south bound state Route 167 just south of 24th Street East.

Longacres Mile champion Taylor Said doing well after win | Emerlad Downs

  • Aug 23, 2012 at 5:19PM

Owner Glen Todd said Taylor Said is doing well and resting comfortably at Pegasus Thoroughbred Training and Equine Rehabilitation Center in Redmond, since his head victory in Sunday’s 77th Running of the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3).

Have’n a Wild Time wins Thursday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 24, 2012 at 9:29AM

Have’n a Wild Time collared Lonely and Free in the final strides for a neck victory Thursday in the Ashbaugh Beal Claiming Challenge Qualifying Event for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

Consumer Alert: Callers using property tax relief programs to target seniors

  • Aug 24, 2012 at 12:07PM

The Washington State Attorney General’s Office is joining the Washington State Departments of Veterans Affairs and Revenue in warning consumers about phone solicitors posing as state agents for a senior property tax relief program.

Twelve runners nominate for the Portland Mile, including 2011 winner Deacon Speakin’

  • Aug 24, 2012 at 6:45PM

Twelve horses were nominated to the $35,000 Portland Mile which will be run on Labor Day, Monday September 3rd at Portland Meadows.

Sen. Pam Roach elected delegate to the National Republican Convention

  • Aug 24, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 11:03PM

State Sen. Pam Roach, R, Auburn, was recently elected delegate to the National Republican Convention to be held next week in Tampa, Florida.

Rebecca Cameron a finalist in Foster Farms Fresh Chicken Cooking Contest

  • Aug 25, 2012 at 6:00AM updated at 2:44PM

Washingtonians Rebecca Cameron and Sandra Gray today were named winners of the Washington Regional Finals of the Third Annual Foster Farms Fresh Chicken Cooking Contest held at Kathy Casey Food Studios.

Mr. Mad Max battles for win in Friday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 24, 2012 at 10:59PM

Mr. Mad Max capitalized on a pace duel and rolled through the stretch for a head victory Friday in the $11,650 feature race for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.

Collision blocks state Route 410 | Breaking News

  • Aug 25, 2012 at 2:33PM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue and the Bonney Lake Police Department are on the scene of a collision on state Route 410.

King County Council meeting notes Aug. 27-31

  • Aug 25, 2012 at 5:03PM

Council members will recognize the Conservations Futures Program and the Conservation Futures Citizens Committee on the 30th Anniversary of the creation of the program.

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