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'Somm' captivates viewers with wine evaluation | David White

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:17PM

"Wine one is a white wine. It's clear, star-bright, and there's no evidence of gas or flocculation."

2013 Corporations for Communities Award nominations open | Secretary of State

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:08PM

Time is running out for the public to offer nominations for a 2013 Corporations for Communities Award. The nomination deadline is August 31.

Conflict needs healthy resolution | Rich Elfers

  • Aug 20, 2013 at 9:37AM

I bet I can predict how you deal with conflict. How can I do that? Because there are only five possible ways: avoidance, accommodation, compromise, competition and collaboration.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson warns about lottery scams

  • Aug 20, 2013 at 10:49AM

Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Officials from Washington's Lottery are bringing attention to lottery scams. Individuals and groups are calling and emailing victims on a more regular basis with the goal of tricking people into thinking they’ve won a lottery prize.

Longacres Mile winner back at Hastings | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 23, 2013 at 9:20AM

Herbie D, back home at Hastings Racecourse, “came out of the race very well,” according to trainer Rob Gilker. Herbie D has already been on the track this week, but Gilker said he’s still looking at options for the British Columbia-bred gelding’s next start.

To Electra by Robert Herrick | Poets.org

  • Aug 24, 2013 at 10:48AM

I dare not ask to kiss, I dare not beg a smile,

The agony of summer homework | Living with Gleigh

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:14AM

Oh the agony of summer homework! My daughters just hate having summer homework. They feel it interferes with their busy summer schedules: playing video games all night in the family room, hanging out in their rooms all day playing video games, watching whatever their latest movie obsession is over and over, and complaining to their friends on Skype about summer homework.

'My True Love Hath My Heart and I Have His' by Mary Elizabeth Coleridge | Poets.org

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:29AM

None ever was in love with me but grief. She wooed my from the day that I was born; She stole my playthings first, the jealous thief, And left me there forlorn.

The Gang and I wins $15,850 Coca-Cola Purse | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:51AM

The Gang and I got a rail-skimming ride from Eliska Kubinova and edged clear for a 2 ½-length victory Saturday in the $15,850 Coca-Cola Purse for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

King County Council meeting highlights | Aug. 26-30

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 10:20AM

Councilmembers will hear public testimony during their monthly public comment period. Speakers will have two minutes to address Councilmembers on matters relating to county government.

Lasting Rose wins $12,700 Ashbaugh Beal Claiming Challenge Qualifying Event | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 31, 2013 at 9:31AM

Lasting Rose showed no respect for her elders Friday night at Emerald Downs.

Renouncement by Alice Meynell | Poets.org

  • Aug 31, 2013 at 9:35AM

I must not think of thee; and, tired yet strong, I shun the thought that lurks in all delight-- The thought of thee--and in the blue heaven's height, And in the sweetest passage of a song.

Song of Quietness by Robinson Jeffers | Poets.org

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 9:58AM

Drink deep, drink deep of quietness, And on the margins of the sea Remember not thine old distress Nor all the miseries to be.

I think I’ll stick with writing | Living with Gleigh

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 9:51AM

My youngest daughter is at it again. She’s making yet another costume for another anime convention. I believe it has long ago quit being about the anime (Japanese cartoons), but more about the costume.

Biography of Nisqually tribal leader Billy Frank Jr. now available

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 10:23AM

The Legacy Project’s acclaimed biography of Nisqually tribal leader Billy Frank Jr. is now available in paperback.

Come Away Home wins Saturday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 10:12AM

Come Away Home edged Bleu Tarp and Edge Forward in a frantic finish Saturday in the featured Carl’s Jr. Purse for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.

Vodka With Ice win $60,000 Bank of America Emerald Downs Championship Challenge

  • Sep 1, 2013 at 8:07PM

Vodka With Ice, an 8-year-old Texas-bred, apparently adheres to one of life’s oldest proverbs.

$300,000 Washington Cup XI nominations | Emerald Downs

  • Sep 2, 2013 at 2:11PM

With five new title sponsors on board, a rejuvenated Washington Cup XI feature six stakes races*each worth $50,000*on Sunday, September 8, at Emerald Downs.

Dog Bite, poem by April Lindner | Ted Kooser

  • Sep 2, 2013 at 2:16PM

April Lindner is a poet living in Pennsylvania who has written a number of fine poems about parenting. Here’s an example that shows us just one of the many hazards of raising a child.

Black Diamond Labor Day parade | Slideshow

  • Sep 2, 2013 at 3:15PM

The Labor Day parade in Black Diamond took to the street at 10 a.m.

King County Council meeting highlights | Sept. 9-13

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 9:59AM

• A resolution relating to the operations and finances of the King County Flood Control Zone District; authorizing the expenditure of District funds for projects and activities in Water Resource Inventory Areas 8, 9, the Snoqualmie watershed and the King County portions of WRIA 10 (Resolution No. FCD2013-13)

Get on the job train | Living with Gleigh

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 9:52AM

I feel like I’ve entered a new dimension and I don’t really like it. I have to get up early to get my youngest off to school, but my oldest is still in bed sleeping because college hasn’t started yet. The urge to kick her out of bed is not as strong as my need to have my house to myself.

Rock blasting planned to close Snoqualmie Pass four days

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 10:03AM

Drivers planning a trip on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass need to plan for an hour or more of added travel time next week due to closures for rock blasting.

South King County transportation news

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 10:13AM

Some changes are in store for folks who use the Sunset Way on-ramp to southbound I-405.

Ghost Riders motorcycle gang leader pleads guilty to weapons charges | U.S. District Court

  • Sep 8, 2013 at 10:42AM

A leader of the Ghost Riders motorcycle gang in Pierce County pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to possession of an unregistered short-barreled shotgun and being a felon in possession of explosives, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

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