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- 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.
- Jul 15, 2012 at 9:05PM
The Black Diamond Miners Day celebration was July 7.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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
- 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.
- 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.
- Jul 18, 2012 at 11:28AM
Buckley resident Ryan R. Bogue will be sentenced July 26 for his role in an August traffic fatality.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- Jul 19, 2012 at 4:01PM
Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Department Report July 10-19
- 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.
- Jul 19, 2012 at 6:14PM
The Public Disclosure Commission offers several tools to analyze the money raised by this year’s election campaigns.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.