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$65,000 Emerald Distaff brings 18 nominees | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 10:50AM

Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer has nominated a trio of 5-year-old mares to the $65,000 Emerald Distaff on Sunday, August 18.

Reagan Dunn leads primary race for King County Council District No. 9 seat

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 12:53PM

Dunn, who lives just outside Maple Valley, took the lead with 55 percent of the vote in early returns.

Better Business Bureau investigation of airline voucher awards

  • Aug 8, 2013 at 9:11AM

Thousands of Washingtonians have qualified for two round trip airline tickets valued at more than $1,100, according to hand-addressed letters from a company claiming to be “American.” This too-good-to-be-true offer has prompted a Better Business Bureau investigation.

Stopshoppingdebbie looks for winner's circle in Washington Oaks | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 8, 2013 at 5:23PM

Many of the greatest fillies in Northwest racing history have captured the prestigious Washington Oaks, which marks its 34th renewal Saturday when undefeated Stopshoppingdebbie heads a field of five sophomore fillies racing 1 1/8 miles at Emerald Downs.

Wild Rose by Bryher | Poets.org

  • Aug 10, 2013 at 9:37AM

"Wild Rose" originally appeared as part of a series of poems called Hellenics, in which Bryher touched on Greek mythological subjects ranging from Aphrodite, the goddess of love, to Eos, the goddess of dawn.

Stopshoppingdebbie wins Washington Oaks | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 9:40AM

Using a different tactic than in her previous wins, Stopshoppingdebbie swept past stable mates Blueberry Smoothie and Goin to the Window and rolled to a three-length victory Saturday in the $65,000 Washington Oaks at Emerald Downs

Elders by Louise Bogan | Poets.org

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 11:00AM

At night the moon shakes the bright dice of the water; And the elders, their flower light as broken snow upon the bush, Repeat the circle of the moon.

Preliminary impaired boating emphasis patrol statistics from Seafair weekend | Washingnton State Patrol

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 10:28AM

The annual Impaired Boating Emphasis Patrol continued to be successful and productive.

Former Social Security employee sentenced to prison for child pornography

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 10:50AM

A former employee of the Social Security Office of Disability Adjudication and Review was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to five years in prison for receipt of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

State sending millions to cities, counties to fight stormwater | Washington Department of Ecology

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 10:18AM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) is sending millions of dollars across the state to help cities and counties curb the chief threat to urban waters – polluted stormwater runoff.

King County Council meeting highlights | Aug. 12-16

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 11:06AM

A motion accepting the annual progress report on the implementation of the King County Veterans and Human Services Levy Service Improvement Plan (Motion 2013‑0311)

Extra cell phone/distracted driving enforcement in King County

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 11:23AM

The Washington State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will have extra patrols through Aug. 23 targeting distracted drivers, connected to the use of cellular phones or texting while driving in King County.

Washington State Liquor Control Board staff recommend refiling proposed marijuana rules

  • Aug 13, 2013 at 1:52PM

Staff of the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) will recommend the Board re-file the rules necessary to implement Initiative 502 to allow time to consider recent input.

Victim of home invasion and assault in Maple Valley shoots and apparently wounds suspects | Update

  • Aug 13, 2013 at 10:00PM updated Aug 14, 2013 at 9:57AM

More details emerge related to Tuesday night's shooting in Maple Valley after man's home was burglarized

Brush fire near Black Diamond under control | Mountain View Fire & Rescue

  • Aug 14, 2013 at 3:50PM

Mountain View Fire & Rescue responded to a 3 to 5 acre brush fire at 4:20 p.m. AUg. 13 near Black Diamond.

Drive sober or get pulled over patrols start tonight in King County

  • Aug 16, 2013 at 9:39AM

DUI is the leading cause of death on Washington roadways, accountable for nearly half of the 439 fatalities on our roads during 2012. That’s why between August 16 and September 2 extra officers will be looking for drivers under the influence of alcohol, marijuana, or other drugs during the annualDrive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign.

The Living Beauty by W. B. Yeats | Poets.org

  • Aug 17, 2013 at 8:43AM

I'll say and maybe dream I have drawn content-- Seeing that time has frozen up the blood, The wick of youth being burned and the oil spent-- From beauty that is cast out of a mould

$50,000 WTBOA Lads notes | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 17, 2013 at 8:50AM

ost Wins Trainer: 4, Bud Klokstad (T.D. Passer, 1989; Time to Pass, 1990; Staff Rider, 1992; Bub, 2002)

$65,000 Emerald Distaff notes and records | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 3:53PM

Track Record: 1:45 2/5, Flying Notes (3), September 2, 2002 Stakes Record: 1:47, Elusive Horizon (4), Aug. 16, 2009

Blueberries gone bad | Living with Gleigh

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:24PM

Every day I seem to be scrambling to eat fruit before it goes to the great compost bin in the sky (okay, Cedar Grove Composting). But I can only eat so much fruit by myself and it seems my family has quit eating fruit this summer.

Del Rio Harbor wins second straight in $50,000 WTBOA Lads Stakes | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:11PM

Del Rio Harbor held off Mebossman and heralded stable mate Noosito and scored 1 ½ -length victory Saturday in the $50,000 WTBOA Lads Stakes for 2-year-old colts and geldings at Emerald Downs.

Mother Night by James Weldon Johnson | Poets.org

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:27PM

Johnson wrote this poem, among others, while stationed in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela, where he was then serving as American consul--a position to which he was appointed by Theodore Roosevelt.

What you need to know about Congress | Lee H. Hamilton

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:40PM

Deeply unpopular and flagrantly unproductive, Congress is on its August recess right now. It won’t return until Sept. 9, after a five-week recess, leaving itself just a few days to settle issues like raising the debt ceiling and passing a federal budget.

Western Washington University to Host Weekend MBA Information Sessions

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:06PM

Western Washington University's Everett-based Weekend MBA program will host two upcoming information sessions at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug.29 and Thursday, Sept. 26 in Gray Wolf Hall at the University Center of North Puget Sound on the campus of Everett Community College.

Members of Internet fraud ring indicted | U. S. District Attorney

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:04PM

More than $1 Million Stolen from Victims –Conspirators use Well-known Internet Company Names to Lull their Victims

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