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Protecting water pipes during freezing weather

  • Jan 19, 2013 at 2:28PM

The weather has turned in the Puget Sound, and this week marks the one year anniversary of the area’s 2012 crippling snow and ice storm – another good reminder that Western Washingtonians need to be prepared now for freezing temperatures.

King County Board of Health calls for action to address gun violence

  • Jan 19, 2013 at 2:40PM

Adopted resolution also urges support for mental health services

Lack of photography skill adds to children’s future counseling | Living with Gleigh

  • Jan 20, 2013 at 12:41PM

For the past several days I've been working on my older daughter's Tot to Teen photo album. I've been a scrapbooker for about 16 years and I am current on our family albums, but not my daughters' personal albums: baby album, school albums.

Washington State Patrol seek witnesses to shooting

  • Jan 20, 2013 at 8:26PM

The Washington State Patrol asks fro help to locate any possible witnesses for two incidents that occurred this morning in Pierce County.

Flu in Washington is widespread, continues increasing in many communities

  • Jan 20, 2013 at 8:35PM

More people catching and spreading the illness throughout the state.

King County shoreline plan approved

  • Jan 20, 2013 at 8:52PM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has approved King County’s updated shoreline master program.

Updated state hatchery genetic management plans available for review | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Jan 20, 2013 at 8:56PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) will accept public comments through Feb. 15 on several updated draft management plans designed to guide state hatchery operations in portions of Puget Sound.

Burn ban lifted in King County, Pierce remains Stage 1

  • Jan 21, 2013 at 12:17PM

It is OK to use natural gas, propane, pellet and EPA-certified wood stoves or inserts during a Stage 1 burn ban

Different tactics expanded U.S. | Rich Elfers

  • Jan 25, 2013 at 3:02PM

When I teach American history to international students, I want to make sure they learn how the United States spread out across this continent and expanded overseas. Understanding this tells them a lot about America’s national character and personality. There are definite patterns to our expansion westward.

AARP Foundation offering free tax help

  • Jan 25, 2013 at 3:04PM

The AARP Foundation is offering free preparation of 2012 income tax forms, with e-filing available for quicker and more accurate returns.

Pending abortion legislation reignites pro-choice, pro-life debate in Olympia

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:02PM

Roe v. Wade, the 1973 U.S. Supreme Court decision that affirmed a woman's right to an abortion, turned 40 years old Jan. 22.

Assault by deadly disease may get expanded definition in state's criminal laws

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:09PM

A Washington state law that criminalizes intentionally infecting other persons with HIV without their consent may be expanded to include any disease that is dangerous or deadly.

Case of measles in person traveling through Sea-Tac airport

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:17PM

Possible public exposures to measles on January 18

Atta Boy Roy retires to stud at Blue Ribbon Farm in Buckley | Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:29PM

Three-time Washington champion and Grade 2 stakes winner Atta Boy Roy will be retiring to stud at Rick and Debbie Pabst's Blue Ribbon Farm in Buckley after his final start in the Swift Stakes at Turf Paradise on Saturday, Jan. 26.

Horse harmonics call for artists for Bow Horse Festival | Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:39PM

Horse Harmonics - Alchemy of Attunement, the Pacific Northwest's first-ever holistic horse fair and festival, is scheduled to be held in Bow, Washington, on February 23 and 24. They are currently searching for local artists to exhibit and sell their work throughout the weekend event.

Man charged with prostituting minor on | Pierce County Prosecutor

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:47PM

Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist charged Alfred Anthony Clark, 29, with two counts of Commercial Sexual Abuse of a Minor for prostituting a 16-year-old girl and 17-year-old girl. The defendant was arraigned yesterday and bail was set at $100,000.

The coming week at the KingnCounty Council | Jan. 28 - Feb. 1

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:52PM

A motion confirming the appointment of Linh Thai as a representative of the Vietnamese-speaking community to the King County Citizen’s Election Oversight Committee (Motion 2013-0038).

Department publishes Descriptive Statistics 2012 on certain tax incentive programs

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 9:55PM

More than 2,000 businesses participated in 32 tax incentive programs during 2011, according to Descriptive Statistics 2012, published online this week by the Washington State Department of Revenue.

Rail partners explore mudslide causes, solutions | WSDOT

  • Jan 26, 2013 at 10:02PM

Four rail partners involved in service and safety in the corridor between Seattle and Everett are putting a new focus on understanding the root causes and potential solutions to mudslides that resulted in a record number of Amtrak Cascades and Sounder passenger-service disruptions this winter.

The long arm of the mom | Living with Gleigh

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 1:38PM

My daughter and I had to leave the house early last Saturday to help with the regional solo/ensemble contest her band director hosted at the high school. I put her flute and my bags in the car and went back in to hurry her along. She had to grab her dress, shoes and music for her contest performance and she had a bagel in her hand.

Jockey Russell Baze reaches another landmark | Horse Racing

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 1:58PM

Multiple Hall of Fame rider Russell Baze will be entering the starting gate for the 50,000th time in his career when he rides the first six races at Golden Gate Fields on Jan. 24.

Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association board Changes

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:00PM updated Jan 29, 2013 at 8:36AM

On Jan. 15, Maple Valley resident Michael Feuerborn formally resigned from his position on the WTBOA board of directors, citing changes in his personal life which would not allow him to remain as active as he deems important to the position.

Washington Thoroughbred Breeders & Owners Association news and notes

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:06PM

Multiple Grade 1 winner Groupie Doll was named champion female sprinter at the 42nd annual Eclipse Award ceremonies held on Jan. 19 at Gulfstream Park.

Black Diamond City Council special meeting

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:12PM

The Black Diamond City Council will hold a Special City Council meeting at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.29.

Specimen Days [The Inauguration] by Walt Whitman |

  • Jan 27, 2013 at 2:20PM

March 4th.--The President very quietly rode down to the Capitol in his own carriage, by himself,

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