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- Feb 27, 2012 at 4:06PM
Citizens should be aware of – and opposed to – House Bill 2801 and the provisions that would allow local governments to cease publishing public notices in their local newspapers.
- Mar 6, 2012 at 3:11PM
On March 2, even those of you who wouldn’t normally follow the legislative process tuned in online at tvw.org to watch history being made. A bipartisan coalition of senators came together to change the direction of our state.
- Mar 8, 2012 at 2:00PM updated at 7:45PM
The next meeting of the Foothills Rails-to-Trails Coalition is planned for 7 to 9 p.m., March 22, at Heritage Quest Library, 1007 Main St. in Sumner.
- Mar 8, 2012 at 8:18PM
With snow blowers and a bulldozer working together, the annual State Route 410 clearing effort is under way. From the northwest entry to Mount Rainier National Park to the Cayuse Pass summit (elev. 4,675 ft.), it’s a race against nature to open State Route 410 in time for early spring and summer travel.
- Mar 8, 2012 at 8:28PM
Jockey Eliska Kubinova had a career day last Wednesday when she booted home five winners on the program. Well she was back at it again today, only this time she won six times on the Wednesday card at Portland Meadows. Kubinova is now clearly into second place in the Thoroughbred riding standings with 58 wins, 10 behind Javier Matias who leads the standings with just two racing days left.
- Mar 9, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 6:00PM
The 2012 legislative session wrapped yesterday with the passage of many disputed bills in both chambers. A special session is scheduled to begin on Monday to consider the operating budget and any bills necessary to implement it.
- Mar 9, 2012 at 10:03PM
The Washington State Legislature passed a transportation budget in the final minutes of the regular session that includes $57 million in new spending this biennium for roads and highways, public transit, the ferry system, freight mobility and public safety.
- Mar 10, 2012 at 1:39PM
A 31 year old woman and two children ages 8 and 10 were injured when the ATV they were riding struck a tree.
- Mar 10, 2012 at 1:00PM updated at 6:27PM
A 32 year old man was killed Friday night when he fell down a cliff while hiking on the Rattlesnake Ledge hiking trail.
- Mar 10, 2012 at 1:51PM
Emergency underwater repairs will continue Saturday, March 10, as divers replace a second damaged state Route 520 floating bridge cable connection found on Friday.
- Mar 10, 2012 at 2:12PM
The National Weather Service is warning of the possibility of winds reaching 40 mph with gust up to 60 in the east Puget Sound lowlands late Sunday.
- Mar 10, 2012 at 5:34PM
Few health care interventions can reduce the risk of dying from a disease by more than 50 percent.
- Mar 10, 2012 at 5:54PM
Jay Inslee has announced he will resign from his U.S. House seat, effective March 20, and will devote full time to his bid for Washington governor. State Elections Co-Director Katie Blinn said that under the state law dealing with congressional vacancies, there will be no special election, since Inlee’s departure comes after the March 6 deadline for that to occur.
- Mar 10, 2012 at 6:07PM
The future of Washington’s state parks’ financial viability may depend on a legislative agreement to expand an access pass program first implemented last July.
- Mar 11, 2012 at 4:56PM
Twelve runners will line up in the gate to compete over the one mile and one quarter distance in the $25,000 Route Claiming Series Final on Wednesday March 14, which is closing day at Portland Meadows.
- Mar 11, 2012 at 6:14PM
Winter is not over yet. Snow, hail and cold temperatures swept across the Plateau Sunday, March 11, at about 5:30 p.m..
- Mar 11, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 9:42PM
A Shoreline woman was raped and robbed last night when she returned home from work and was attacked by a man as she walked towards her garage.
- Mar 11, 2012 at 7:35PM
For drinking drivers, it will take more than a four-leaf clover to avoid a DUI this St. Patrick's Day.
- Mar 11, 2012 at 7:47PM
A former insurance agent who stole more than $1 million from elderly clients has been sentenced to 75 months in prison.
- Mar 11, 2012 at 7:59PM
The second week of March is a good time for lawn renovation, pruning and garden cleanup. If your soil is dry and your grass is high you can start your motors and get mowing. Better yet, consider a new landscape design that shrinks your lawn so you can downsize to a lightweight, super-quiet push mower.
- Mar 12, 2012 at 6:02PM
It’s “do over” time in Olympia. Gov. Chris Gregoire called a special session that began Monday after the two chambers could not come up with a supplemental budget.
- Mar 15, 2012 at 9:49AM
Two developments this week have rocked the world of prep football of the Plateau.
- Mar 15, 2012 at 5:11PM
The altered municipal code stipulates that no dog owner will be charged a fee to appeal a dangerous animal declaration, and that the animal control officer must provide a preponderance of evidence that the dog is a danger to the community.
- Mar 16, 2012 at 6:26PM
An Army soldier suspected in the massacre of 16 Afghan has been identified according to Tacoma News Tribune as Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, who owns a home on Lake Tapps.
- Mar 17, 2012 at 4:47PM
A California man who submitted false tax forms and promoted a tax fraud scheme in the U.S. and Canada was convicted today of conspiracy and wire fraud following a two-day jury trial in U.S. District Court in Seattle.