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Editorial | Elections bought by rich, powerful | Rich Elfers

  • May 22, 2012 at 10:02AM

In the first decade of the 20th century Teddy Roosevelt came to the presidency by the fluke of an assassin’s bullet. His goal as president was to regulate and control, but not destroy big corporations or “malefactors of great wealth” that had a stranglehold on the nation.

Dogs enjoy hikes too | Buckley Veterinary Hospital

  • May 22, 2012 at 3:23PM

The folks of Buckley Veterinary Hospital explain where you can take your dog for nature walks, and what to bring with you.

Update | 15-year-old girl stabbed on Lake Wilderness trail near Maple Valley | Two suspects at large

  • May 23, 2012 at 9:40PM

The King County Sheriff's Office is reporting a 15-year-old girl was stabbed on the Lake Wilderness trail near Maple Valley at about 8 p.m.

State Fastpitch | Enumclaw v Shadle Park - Bonney Lake v Lake Washington | Live Updates

  • May 25, 2012 at 7:00AM

Enumclaw and Bonney Lake girls fastpitch teams play in the first round of the state championship tournament at 9 a.m. Friday at the Regional Athletic Complex in Lacey.

King County Sheriff's Office releases sketch of suspect in Maple Valley trail stabbing | Breaking news

  • May 25, 2012 at 9:05AM

The King County Sheriff's Office has released a sketch of one of the suspects allegedly involved in the stabbing of a 15-year-old girl in Maple Valley Wednesday evening.

Buckley Council gives Fright Factory one more year of scares on A Street

  • May 25, 2012 at 1:01PM

The chambers were packed with supporters and detractors of the haunted house; both Dennis and Diane Wink and Alice Money presented petitions signed by citizens in the general vicinity of the A Street site.

State Fastpitch Game 2 | Enumclaw and Bonney Lake play in the second round | Live Updates

  • May 25, 2012 at 2:45PM

Enumclaw beat Shadle Park 5-3 and Bonney Lake won 5-2 over Lake Washington.

Chinook Pass is open but snow still in forecast

  • May 25, 2012 at 5:51PM

A spring snowstorm this week made the goal of clearing Chinook Pass a daunting challenge, but crews pushed their snow-clearing and avalanche-blasting skills to the max and reopened State Route 410 over Chinook Pass, (elev. 5,430) at 12:30 p.m. today, Friday, just in time for Memorial Day weekend.

$71,331 record pick 5 pool | Emerald Downs

  • May 26, 2012 at 9:30AM

A record $71,331 was wagered into the $0.50 Pick 5 Pool Friday evening at Emerald Downs, smashing the previous mark of $30,168 set June 26, 2011.

Expect delays on I-90 over holiday weekend | WSDOT

  • May 26, 2012 at 9:40AM

Drivers should expect delays on I-90 over the holiday weekend between Cle Elum and Easton and between Hyak and Keechelus Dam.

Speed limit temporarily reduced on I-90 near North Bend beginning Tuesday

  • May 26, 2012 at 9:47AM

Drivers using westbound I-90 near North Bend will face a temporary speed limit reduction beginning Tuesday.

Italian Boy romps in the $18,000 Coca-Cola Purse | Emerald Downs

  • May 26, 2012 at 9:04PM

The speedy Italian Boy capped a big day for trainer Tim McCanna with a 7-½-length romp in the $18,000 Coca-Cola Purse for 3-year-olds Saturday at Emerald Downs.

Chinook Pass closed due to snow slides

  • May 26, 2012 at 9:22PM

Chinook Pass is closed due to several snow slides over the roadway. Slide removal and avalanche control work are in progress.

Washington No. 1 bicycle-friendly state’ five years running

  • May 26, 2012 at 9:33PM

For the fifth consecutive year, the League of American Bicyclists named Washington No. 1 “Bicycle-Friendly State” in the country. The announcement comes as Washington celebrates National Bike Month in May and encourages bicycling to work, on errands and for recreation.

$50,000 Seattle Handicap notes | Emerald Downs

  • May 27, 2012 at 1:46PM

Tack & World Record: 1:13, Sabertooth (7), May 22, 2005

9 colts-geldings nominated to $50,000 Auburn Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • May 27, 2012 at 4:36PM

Three-year-old colts and gelding take center stage as Emerald Downs presents the $50,000 Auburn Handicap on Sunday, June 3.

Exclusive Diva wins the $50,000 Seattle Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • May 28, 2012 at 1:00AM

Exclusive Diva took the early lead and poured it on late for an 8-½-length victory Sunday in the $50,000 Seattle Handicap for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs.

Enumclaw's Kasey Kahne wins Coca-Cola 600

  • May 28, 2012 at 1:00AM

Enumclaw's Kasey Kahne won the Coca-Cola 600 Saturday, the longest race for NASCAR.

Times are a changin' | Wally's World

  • May 28, 2012 at 1:02AM

As the man once said more than 40 years ago, "The Times They Are A-changin'."

31st District races draw challengers | Elections

  • May 28, 2012 at 1:08AM

Plateau voters will have a choice when heading to the polls during the coming election season.

They didn’t get lost so I just ate it | Living with Gleigh

  • May 28, 2012 at 1:26AM

One day last week I was working in my mom's garden. I was on a roll and didn't want to quit until I was done. So I called my husband and asked him if he'd pick up the kids from their bus stops and figure something out for dinner.

I still can’t get it right | Poem by Kathryn Stripling Byer

  • May 28, 2012 at 1:33AM

The following poem by Kathryn Stripling Byer is the second in a series of related poems calledSouthern Fictions. Despite all the protective barriers we put up between us and the world, there’s always a man with a wink to rip right through. Byer has served as North Carolina’s Poet Laureate.

World Health Organization sets new targets for reducing chronic diseases | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • May 28, 2012 at 9:54AM

The World Health Organization (WHO) has set a number of targets for reducing so called non-communicable diseases (NCDs) by 25 percent by 2025.

Puget Sound Energy offers incentives to switch to natural gas water heating

  • May 28, 2012 at 10:15AM

Puget Sound Energy’s comprehensive fuel conversion program makes it easier for customers to switch from electric to natural gas water heating. Eligible PSE customers who convert from electric to natural gas water heating can receive a $950 incentive and may typically save $200 to $400 annually after making the switch.

Absences | Poem by Mark Vinz

  • May 28, 2012 at 10:22AM

Bill Holm was a Minnesota poet and essayist and a dear friend to many of us who live and write in flyover country. He is much missed. Mark Vinz has written this fine tribute to Bill.

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