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DNR statewide burn ban through Sept. 30

  • Aug 25, 2012 at 6:05PM

In an effort to reduce preventable wildfires, DNR issued a statewide burn ban covering all DNR-protected lands, effective July 1, 2012, through September 30, 2012.

Volunteers needed for annual state bicycle and pedestrian count | WSDOT

  • Aug 25, 2012 at 6:09PM

WSDOT hopes to enlist more than 300 volunteers.

Labor Day travel expected to increase compared to 2011 | AAA

  • Aug 25, 2012 at 6:13PM

AAA projects 33 million Americans will travel 50 miles or more from home during the Labor Day holiday weekend, a 2.9 percent increase from the 32.1 million people who traveled last year.

Man set fire to neighbor's van, surrenders to police | Buckley

  • Aug 25, 2012 at 8:00PM updated Aug 27, 2012 at 4:16PM

The Buckley man alleged to have set fire to a neighbor's box van Saturday night remains hospitalized at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Edge Forward takes Saturday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 25, 2012 at 10:07PM

Edge Forward put it all together Saturday at Emerald Downs and posted a one-length triumph over Tough Road Ahead in the $18,900 feature race for 3-year-olds.

Republican convention revised schedule

  • Aug 26, 2012 at 4:10PM

Republican officials today released a revised convention-week schedule. Changes in the schedule are the result of the convention’s decision postpone the Monday, August 27 sessions due to weather-related concerns.

Freedom of choice includes the right to know | By Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Aug 26, 2012 at 4:36PM

New Yorkers are divided over Mayor Bloomberg’s proposal to limit the size of sodas they can buy, according to a poll conducted by the New York Times.

Name-Your-Price Tack Sale to benefit horses and horse owners

  • Aug 26, 2012 at 5:24PM

Once highly valued, horses are paying for the dire economy. The annual cost of care has risen sharply in recent years, forcing many owners to defer or reduce the level of care their horses receive.

Lady Vivien takes the Sunday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 26, 2012 at 8:16PM

Lady Vivien edged Talk to My Lawyer in a driving finish for a three-quarter-length victory Sunday in the $20,075 feature race for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs.

In praise of originality and trangeness | David White

  • Aug 26, 2012 at 8:53PM

Last week, nearly 400 wine writers gathered in Portland, Oregon, for the fifth annual Wine Bloggers' Conference.

Update| Superior Court Judge Patrick Oishi rules in favor of YarrowBay, denies LUPA appeal

  • Aug 27, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Aug 30, 2012 at 2:16PM

Superior Court Judge Patrick Oishi released his ruling today in favor of YarrowBay and the city of Black Diamond concerning the Land Use Petition Act appeal filed by Toward Responsible Development.

Can the White River Hornets maintain their ascent? | 2012 Football Preview

  • Aug 27, 2012 at 2:29PM

If the White River High football team continues its upward spiral under coach Joe Sprouse, good things are in store for the coming season.

Gas prices jump again | GasBuddy

  • Aug 27, 2012 at 3:31PM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle area have risen 3.1 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.03/g yesterday.

Collision near Wilkeson closed Johns Road | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

  • Aug 27, 2012 at 4:42PM

A collision occurred just before 3 p.m. on state Route 165 and Johns Road at the entrance of Wilkeson.

SHS girls soccer team has great expectations for a fourth trip to state | 2012 Fall Sports Previews

  • Aug 28, 2012 at 11:44AM

After a threepeat of trips to the state tournament in 2009, 2010 and 2011, Sumner's girls soccer team has acquired a taste for high-level play and is hungry to return to the state pitch and possibly ascend beyond the Elite Eight.

Spartan boys tennis ready to harvest new talent from JV squad | 2012 Fall Sports Previews

  • Aug 28, 2012 at 11:47AM

Sumner boys tennis coach Chris Heacox is expecting a competitive fall season in 2012.

Officer wakes driver asleep at stop sign | Buckley Police Blotter

  • Aug 30, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Aug 31, 2012 at 3:20PM

Buckley Police Blotter, Sept. 5, 2012. All suspects in the police blotter are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Enumclaw rallies late to defeat White River 22-13 | FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 12:17PM

The Mark Gunderson Era was launched in exciting fashion Friday night as the new Enumclaw High coach led his team to a 22-13 victory over the visitors from White River.

Heart attack survival rate reaches a record 52 percent in King County

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 12:19PM

While survival rates for heart attacks in most other parts of the nation hover around 10 percent, your chances of surviving cardiac arrest inKing County reached an all-time high of 52 percent this year, according to a new report released today by King County Executive Dow Constantine.

WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 12:25PM

The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates have been posted for next week. You will find all of our construction and maintenance projects arranged on several different pages.

West Nile Virus Rears a danger to the horse population

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 12:30PM

That buzzing sound in your ear might be more than just annoying, it might be the sound of impending danger to yourself or your equine friend, according to equine veterinarian, Dr. Richard Vetter, Foothill Veterinary Hospital in Buckley.

Fatal motorcycle accidents are on the rise

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 12:49PM

Fatal collisions involving motorcycles are on the rise in Washington, and the Washington State Patrol Troopers are urging the public to be more cautious when travelling on the roadways this summer.

Drivers not expected to take a break Labor Day weekend

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 1:00PM

Most statewide construction projects are taking a break this Labor Day weekend, but drivers heading into Seattle might be working overtime behind the wheel to get to their destinations due to several events that will create heavy traffic.

Attorney General sues furniture sellers for failing to deliver

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 1:06PM

After receiving a flood of complaints against a Tacoma furniture store, the Attorney General’s Office today filed a lawsuit against brothers Loren and Joeseph Gill, alleging both engaged in illegal business practices during the sale of home furnishings at Gill’s Furniture.

Rollover accident blocking southbound lane of SR 16 | East Pierce Fire Rescue

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 5:14PM

Emergency crews responding to rollover crash blocking southbound lane of SR 167 between 8th and 24th.

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