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$50,000 Kent Handicap jockey talk | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 15, 2012 at 7:27PM

JOCKEY JAVIER MATIAS, CHAMPAGNEANDCAVIAR, WINNER: There really wasn’t a plan going into this race. I wanted to break fast this time, because last time she didn’t break well.

Italian Boy wins the $50,000 Seattle Slew Handicap and Champagneandcaviar takes Kent Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 15, 2012 at 8:16PM

The speedy Italian Boy proved he could route Sunday with a game head victory over D’honorable One in the $50,000 Seattle Slew Handicap for 3-year-old colts and geldings at Emerald Downs.

Black Diamond Miners Day celebration | Slideshow

  • Jul 15, 2012 at 9:05PM

The Black Diamond Miners Day celebration was July 7.

Guest commentary | Open government important to the city of Maple Valley | Christy Todd

  • Jul 16, 2012 at 4:00PM updated at 7:48PM

It appears, after investigating the matter involved in the June 27-28 hearings that one or more city staff misunderstood some legal matters, and may have given incorrect information to reporter TJ Martinell.

Buckley council will select from three candidates to fill vacancy

  • Jul 16, 2012 at 2:23PM

Tomorrow night, Buckley City Council will choose one of three candidates to fill a vacancy until the 2013 election. The vacancy was left by Doug Harple, as he resigned dude to time conflicts with his job. The term for the candidate, once they are selected, will be 16 months in the Council. The three candidates are Brian Gillooly, John Leggett, and Marvin Sundstrom.

Wilkeson’s day to shine with the national handcar races | July 21

  • Jul 16, 2012 at 2:59PM

The public is invited to share in the fun and games Saturday as the historic mining town of Wilkeson celebrates its 37th annual national handcar races.

When sharing our stories, we heal | Church Corner

  • Jul 16, 2012 at 3:43PM

In my work as a hospital chaplain, I often see people in their most vulnerable times of life. I have the privilege of hearing their sacred stories and looking into their often tear-filled eyes as they attempt to make sense of the pain or burden they are experiencing

Army Corps of Engineers to increase flows from Mud Mountain Dam into White River

  • Jul 17, 2012 at 4:01PM

Beginning July 18, Army Corps of Engineers water managers for Mud Mountain Dam on the White River will slowly begin to increase flows in the White River following completion of repairs at the diversion dam near Buckley.

Thursday evening racing begins this week at Emerald Downs

  • Jul 17, 2012 at 6:15PM

Thursday racing begins this week at Emerald Downs and continues thru Aug. 23.

Winning Machine, Hudson Landing and Taylor Said lead nominations to Mt. Rainier Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 17, 2012 at 6:20PM

Of all the lead-ups to the Longacres Mile, the Mt. Rainier Handicap far and away has been the most important race.

Buckley resident to be sentenced for August traffic fatality

  • Jul 18, 2012 at 11:28AM

Buckley resident Ryan R. Bogue will be sentenced July 26 for his role in an August traffic fatality.

Sex offender charged with rape in cold case from 1995

  • Jul 18, 2012 at 1:41PM

Pierce County Prosecutor Mark Lindquist has charged Donald Victor Schneider, 53, with Rape in the First Degree and Rape of a Child in the First Degree for kidnapping and sexually assaulting a nine-year-old girl in 1995.

Lifestyle change will help prevent clogged arteries | Health & Fitness

  • Jul 18, 2012 at 5:45PM

When the blood vessels leading to the heart become clogged, the result is a condition known as coronary artery disease, sometimes called CAD.

Washington State University president’s honor roll

  • Jul 18, 2012 at 5:56PM

The following local students were named to the Washington State University president’s honor roll for the spring semester.

Man charged with rape of 9-year-old Buckley girl to be arraigned today

  • Jul 19, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 5:51PM

For nearly 17 years, police could not pinpoint a suspect who brutalized a young Buckley girl. Now, Pierce County authorities believe they have their man.

John Leggett appointed to Buckley City Council

  • Jul 19, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Jul 20, 2012 at 12:27PM

Leggett was selected after a 90-minute question-and-answer session side-by-side with Marvin Sundstrom, his rival. Third candidate Brian Gilooly dropped out of the running due to increasing work demands.

1948 quote gets me Dewey-eyed | Editorial

  • Jul 19, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Jul 23, 2012 at 2:35PM

The period of time following a war is always a difficult time for a country. It is also intriguing that during the periods following wars there is often an artistic explosion. For example the expatriates in France following World War I that included Ernest Hemingway, T.S. Eliot and F. Scott Fitzgerald. The opening paragraphs of the "The Great Gatsby" are some of my favorites.

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Department Report July 10-19

  • Jul 19, 2012 at 4:01PM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Department Report July 10-19

Winning Machine looking for third straight win in $50,000 Mt. Rainier Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 19, 2012 at 5:56PM

It’s hard to believe that Emerald Downs is only one month away from hosting the 77th edition of the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3), Sunday, Aug. 19. And with The Mile’s final prep this weekend, perhaps it feels even closer.

Public Disclosure Commission offers tools to analyze money in election campaigns

  • Jul 19, 2012 at 6:14PM

The Public Disclosure Commission offers several tools to analyze the money raised by this year’s election campaigns.

Private Fortune bring in the win in first Thursday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 20, 2012 at 9:23AM

The classy Private Fortune took advantage of an early speed duel and rallied for a 1-¼ -length victory Thursday in the $12,700 Ashbaugh Beal Claiming Challenge Qualifying Event for fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

Black Diamond City Council approves resolution for change of government

  • Jul 20, 2012 at 10:10AM

The Black Diamond City Council approved a resolution proposing a change in government from the current strong-mayor form to council-manager.

Owner of Bruce's Roofing pleads guilty to tax charge | U.S. District Court

  • Jul 20, 2012 at 1:59PM

The owner of Bruce’s Roofing in Enumclaw pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to willfully failing to collect and pay over tax, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

Man accused of rape of 9-year-old Buckley girl pleads not guilty

  • Jul 20, 2012 at 4:25PM

Donald Victor Schneider, 53, was arraigned Thursday in Pierce County Superior Court on the charges of first-degree rape and first-degree rape of a child.

Attorney General’s Office and the King County Prosecutor’s Office in court over suit

  • Jul 20, 2012 at 8:09PM

The Washington State Attorney General’s Office and the King County Prosecutor’s Office today argued in defense of a state law to protect kids from being sold for sex.

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