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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.

Federal government shouldn’t make things worse | Don Brunell

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 12:07PM

The U.S. economy added just 69,000 jobs in May, less than half the expected number, and the Bureau of Labor Statistics revised down jobs figures for the two previous months as the unemployment rate rose to 8.2 percent.

Business ethics and golf | Better Business Bureau

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 12:11PM

“Where do you fall on golf’s honesty meter?” In a March 2012 survey of 2,015 golfers, Golf Digest found that the majority says it does not break the rules; and of those who occasionally bend, more than 89 percent believe that others do the same.

King County tests disaster response with regional earthquake exercise

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 12:20PM

King County joined with federal, state, and local agencies this week to test its capacity to respond to and recover from a major earthquake.

10 tips to get your plate in shape in time for summer | MultiCare Center for Healthy Living

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 12:28PM

As you sit down to eat your next meal, take a moment to look at the food on your plate. Do you have a few food groups on there? Is at least half of your plate full of fruits and vegetables?

King County releases 'The Election Connection'

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 12:35PM

King County Elections issued the June edition of The Election Connection, an electronic newsletter with information for voters about how to prepare for the upcoming elections.

Governor’s Industrial Safety and Health Advisory Board looking for real-life heroes and heroines

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 12:39PM

If you know a real-life hero or heroine who saved a life this past year, the Governor’s Industrial Safety and Health Advisory Board would like to hear from you.

Mount Rainier lahar losses could reach $6 billion or more in Puyallup Valley

  • Jun 9, 2012 at 8:49PM

New DNR report examines likely scenarios for a major volcanic mudflow from nation’s most hazardous volcano.

$50,000 Washington State Legislators Stakes notes | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 4:13PM

Track-State-World Record: 1:13 Sabertooth (7), May 22, 2005 Stakes Record: 1:14 3/5*Gadget Queen (5), June 7, 2009

A free pile forgives us our sins | Living with Gleigh

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 4:21PM

My husband and I cleaned out our tool shed last weekend. I call it a tool shed on a very loose level. It's a little wooden shed that was here when we moved in 20 years ago and we have stored tools in it, but it also collects other random items we don't know what to do with.

King County Sheriff now open inside Sammamish City Hall after closing Precinct No. 3 in Maple Valley

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 5:49PM

King County leaders joined today with the city of Sammamish to dedicate a new command center for the King County Sheriff inside Sammamish City Hall, and to launch a new model for service delivery that will increase patrol time on the streets.

Sen. Maria Cantwell calls on FTC to investigate state spike in gas prices

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 5:53PM

New report: “Retail gasoline prices would have fallen to $3.51/gallon this week if prices had followed supply costs…actual prices now are $.77/gallon higher than would have been expected”

Halibut fishery to close off Westport; reopen on north coast for one day | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 5:57PM

The recreational halibut fishery will close in the northern nearshore area of Marine Area 2 at the end of the day Friday (June 8), while marine areas 3 and 4 will reopen for one more day of fishing June 14.

Preserve Marriage Washington submits petition to overturn same-sex marriage law

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 6:02PM

Preserve Marriage Washington, foes of Washington’s new law authorizing civil marriage for same-sex couples, today submitted an estimated 232,000 petition signatures, virtually assuring a public vote this fall on whether to uphold or overturn the marriage measure, Senate Bill 6239. Sponsors planned to bring in at least 9,000 more signatures by day’s end.

Whooping cough epidemic leads more adults to get vaccinated | State Department of Health

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 6:08PM

The ongoing whooping cough epidemic in Washington is driving higher demand for vaccine among adults as people protect themselves and their families from pertussis.

Door-to-door sellers warning | Attorney General’s Consumer Protection Division

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 6:15PM

Guess who is back in town? It’s the door-to-door magazine sellers from out of state who appear on doorsteps claiming outrageously priced subscriptions will help fund “second chance” opportunities for inner city youth. The Washington Attorney General’s Office has issued warnings about such visitors before, and is again alerting consumers to beware of these solicitors and think twice before buying their magazines.

Reports of loan modification rip-offs increasing | Attorney General’s Consumer Resource Center

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 6:53PM

Vianna Engel was determined to hold on to her home. “If I lose my property, my elderly mother loses her home, too,” Engel this week explained to a staff member at the Attorney General’s Office. Her mom’s single-wide mobile home sits on Engel’s property in Rochester. “She took care of me and I’m not going to let this happen to her.”

Collins High School graduation ceremony | Slideshow

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 6:00PM updated Jun 11, 2012 at 4:33PM

Commencement exercises for Collins High students wwa Friday at the White River High auditorium.

White River's Marcus Dickson runs personal best time in Jim Runyon Dream Mile

  • Jun 10, 2012 at 7:42PM

White River High graduate Marcus Dickson ran fifth in the Jim Runyon Dream Mile in New York running a personal best time of 4 minutes, 3.13 seconds.

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