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Gregoire announces state of emergency banning all outdoor burning

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 1:41PM

Gov. Chris Gregoire today announced that an emergency proclamation declaring a State of Emergency and banning all outdoor burning has been extended through midnight Monday, Oct. 15th, and now includes all counties in Washington state.

Media invited to see new, wider I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass before it opens to traffic

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 3:37PM

It’s taken four years, more than 84,000 dump-truck loads of material, 163 full closures for rock blasting and enough concrete to fill over 470,000 wheelbarrows to reach a major milestone on the Interstate 90 Snoqualmie Pass East – Hyak to Keechelus Dam project.

Regional Animal Services of King County hosts open house on October 13

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 3:39PM

Pawsitive Alliance bringing Washington State animal shelters together for first-ever statewide event

Members sought for Master Hunter Advisory Group

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 3:41PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is accepting letters of interest through Oct. 31 for membership on the department’s Master Hunter Advisory Group.

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Sept. 25- Oct. 1

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 7:00PM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Sept. 25- Oct. 1

The Metropolitan King County Council | Oct. 8

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 8:07PM

Unanimously adopted a motion confirming the appointment of David K. chapman as the Director of the Office of Public Defense (Motion 2012-0260).

Think about your trees before the bad winds blow | The Evergreen Arborist

  • Oct 9, 2012 at 1:47PM

The ice and snow event last January was a dramatic conclusion to a storm season that raised havoc with many of our trees and shrubs.

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Oct. 2-8

  • Oct 12, 2012 at 6:00AM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Oct. 2-8

Sumner freight train chugs over White River 4-0 | Sumner Girls Soccer

  • Oct 12, 2012 at 1:46PM

The Spartans remain undefeated in South Puget Sound League 2A with a 10-0 conference record.

King County executive presents second-annual countywide Small Business Awards

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 9:54AM

High-energy event honors hard-working business owners who create local jobs and contribute to our regional economy.

Inquest ordered into death of Tukwila man | King County Sheriff

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:01AM

Fact-finding hearing is routine to determine causes and circumstances of any death involving a member of law enforcement while in performance of duties.

Six-day closure on Snoqualmie Pass starts Sunday night

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:04AM

Drivers traveling on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass next week need to give themselves plenty of time, especially if they need to be somewhere at a specific time. Crews are closing a lane in each direction on the highway for six days starting Sunday night.

Arrest made in “Tour De Banks” robberies | King County Sheriff

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:21AM

A 30 year old Bothell man suspected of numerous bank robberies, and dubbed the “Tour de Banks” robber because he fled the bank robberies on a bicycle, was arrested today near his home in Bothell.

Man sentenced to prison for copyright infringement | U.S. District Court

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:25AM

An Everett man was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to 40 months in prison, for two counts of criminal copyright infringement, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan. Sang Jin Kim, 37, was indicted in December 2011, and pleaded guilty in July 2012.

Striking it rich in North Dakota | Don Brunell

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:46AM

In 1951, if farmer Henry Bakken had told you there was oil under his prairie land in Williston, N.D., you’d have thought he was a few bricks short of a load.

Just Drive | Living with Gleigh

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 11:16AM

Being a stay-at-home mom who works from home, I get rather used to having a reduced schedule. Not to say I don’t do anything during the day, but I get used to working at home, managing the household and just being in one place. So when I have a busy week like I do this week, a sense of panic grows in me and time gets out of proportion in my head.

The Big Day of Serving changes Enumclaw | Slideshow

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 9:00PM updated at 11:43PM

The Big Day of Serving – a nationwide, faith-based outreach program – made a big splash in Enumclaw Saturday.

Ecology is updating its ‘clean car’ standards

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:27PM

The public is invited to review and comment on proposed routine updates to Washington’s rule for low emission vehicle (“clean car”) standards. A public hearing is scheduled for Nov. 7, 2012, in Lacey.

Washington State troopers to change radio systems

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:28PM

Washington State Patrol troopers all over the state will switch over to a new digital radio system developed because of a change in rules by the Federal Communications Commission.

PSE prepares for wind and rain

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:37PM

With fall’s first weather system predicted to hit Western Washington this weekend, Puget Sound Energy crews and emergency responders are ready if forecasted high winds and heavy rain batter the regio

For maximum diet and exercise benefits, timing is everything | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:53PM

Diet and exercise are the two main pillars of a healthy lifestyle. For both weight management and physical fitness, they are equally important and go hand in hand. But how do they relate to one another? Scientists suggest that coordinating your eating and workout schedules can improve results.

Centrifugal | Poem by Douglas S. Jones

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 9:24AM

Here’s a delightful poem by Douglas S. Jones about a bicycle rider sharing his bike with a spider. Jones lives in Michigan and spiders live just about everywhere

Gas price fall 2 cents | GasBuddy

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 9:30AM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have fallen 2.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.11/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.8 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.77/g, according to gasoline price website

Washington Board of Education looks at performance indicators | Oct. 17 meeting

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 2:25PM

The Washington State Board of Education’s October 17 meeting, hosted via webinar, will include a discussion of possible performance indicators for Washington’s revised Achievement Index.

Association of Washington Business to look at health care | Oct. 23

  • Oct 15, 2012 at 3:01PM

The Association of Washington Business will host a special one-day forum dedicated to the impact of the new federal Affordable Care Act and the state Health Benefit Exchange on employers and employee health care offerings.

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