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Drunk driver drives to the jail | Washington State Patrol

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 6:21PM

A driver is investigated for driving under the influence after blocking the marked law enforcement entrance to the King County Jail during Saturday night’s St. Patrick’s Day patro

Extra fishing days on Puget Sound for 2012 halibut seasons | Sport Fishing

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 1:08PM

Sportfishing seasons for halibut will be four days longer in Puget Sound, and more fish will be available for harvest early in the season off the state’s southern coast under catch quotas for 2012 adopted by the International Pacific Halibut Commission.

Tebowmania leaves Denver and lands in New York | Voice of Sports

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 1:15PM

Once all the dust settled Wednesday night Tim Tebow wound up in New York with Rex Ryan and the Jets. Not many would have guessed that before the last few days when reports came out about the Jets being interested in acquiring Tebow.

What has happened to the Republican party | Wally's World

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 6:30PM

Contrary to what you may suspect, some aspects of the Republican party used to appeal to me. On occasion, I even voted for Republican candidates, especially in state elections.

Sysco Seattle recalls16,800 pounds of ground beef patties

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 6:51PM

Sysco Seattle Inc., a Seattle, Wash. firm, is recalling approximately 16,800 pounds of ground beef patties imported from Canada because they may have been contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

Washington State Patrol looking for witnesses of fatal motorcycle collision

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 6:57PM

Just before 4 a.m. on Feb. 20, a report of a possible motorcycle collision was reported on the southbound Interstate 5 ramp to eastbound Interstate 90.

Drop in unemployment rate may cause change in benefits eligibility

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 7:03PM

Washington gained an estimated 4,200 jobs in February, adding to the state’s gradual climb up the employment ladder, according to the state’s Employment Security Department.

King County Council meeting highlights | March 26-30

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 7:19PM

Council members will recognize King County Sheriff Sue Rahr for her service to the residents of King County.

A sight to see | Living with Gleigh

  • Mar 25, 2012 at 6:26PM

We have had a Japanese exchange student staying with us for the past week. She’ll be here another four days. She attends high school with my oldest daughter during the week; so much of her time is taken up with school activities.

Tuberculosis a global threat with local impact in King County

  • Mar 25, 2012 at 6:49PM

Tuberculosis (TB) remains an ongoing threat in King County, where the first local case of extremely drug resistant TB was identified in 2011. New data released by Public Health – Seattle & King County to mark World TB Day shows that in 2011 more than 100 people in King County were diagnosed with active TB, including the one person with extremely drug resistant TB.

Healthier food options benefits all | King County Health

  • Mar 25, 2012 at 7:02PM

More than 124,000 students in six school districts are benefitting from improved school food and physical activity, 49 stores in low-income neighborhoods are offering healthier options like fruits and vegetables, and 13,000 affordable housing units are now smoke-free – all as a result of a two-year King County partnership with cities, schools, and organizations to create healthier communities.

Inner tubing and snowshoe walks for two more weekends at Mount Rainier's Paradise

  • Mar 25, 2012 at 7:14PM

Mount Rainier Superintendent Randy King advises that the public sledding area at Paradise will be groomed and staffed through Sunday, April 1.

Wine appreciation – it just takes practice | David White

  • Mar 25, 2012 at 7:53PM

"Aromas of cassis and boysenberry are accented by soft black tea and anise notes, while the palate is defined by caramel, vanilla, Baker's chocolate and intriguing layers of toasted bread and pie spices."

The Constitution vs. social media | Our Corner

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Mar 27, 2012 at 8:21AM

Will our Constitution address the Internet world of social media? Does the power of Google and the company’s decisions on what hits the top of search sites trouble us? The collection of information by Facebook and other sites brings up a myriad of privacy problems and the questions once again point back to our Constitution.

'Roundball at the Rock' charity basketball game a slam dunk

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Mar 27, 2012 at 8:27AM

The inaugural Roundball at the Rock charity basketball event for the Rotary First Harvest, staged at Bonney Lake High School Saturday, is officially in the archives. With the help of about 100 people – including, fans, coaches, players, volunteers and financial supporters – the program went off without a hitch and was a success.

White River FFA sets fundraising dinner, preparing for state contest

  • Mar 29, 2012 at 10:38AM

Members of White River FFA traveled March 28 to Yelm to compete in the District II Career Development contest.

Wilkeson open house Thursday, March 29 | Town Hall

  • Mar 29, 2012 at 11:59AM

Wilkeson has scheduled an open house for the town hall center design.

Buckley Fire Station 1 decommissioned after 60 years of service

  • Mar 29, 2012 at 12:12PM

Active and retired firefighters, city politicians, volunteer leaders and Buckley families came out to pack the station garage, watch the Honor Guard give a farewell to the building, and share some final memories of the Volunteer Fire Station 1.

Camacho-Flores returns to jockey colony | Emerald Downs

  • Mar 29, 2012 at 12:52PM

Leonel Camacho-Flores, the Northwest's newest riding sensation, returns to Emerald Downs after posting a career-high 47 wins last season.

Bill aimed at halting the sexual abuse of minors signed into law

  • Mar 30, 2012 at 8:27AM

A bill aimed at halting the sexual abuse of minors sponsored by Sen. Pam Roach, R-31st District, was signed into law Thursday, March 29.

UPDATED: Bonney Lake baseball takes the Enumclaw Hornets in extra innings | Slideshow

  • Mar 30, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Apr 2, 2012 at 2:32PM

The Bonney Lake boys baseball team played a home game on Osborne Field Wednesday and beat the Hornets 2-1 in eight innings.

Fastpitch | Enumclaw Hornets beat Bonney Lake | Slideshow

  • Mar 30, 2012 at 5:41PM

The Enumclaw Hornets beat the Bonney Lake Panthers 8-2 on the road Wednesday.

White River boys race past pair of SPSL 2A foes | Track and Field

  • Mar 30, 2012 at 5:55PM

The White River High boys had an easy time defeating two track and field opponents the afternoon of March 21, whipping the Washington Patriots 81-52 and the Steilacoom Sentinels 92-42.

White River tennis squad defeats Fife, Clover Park | Girls Tennis

  • Mar 30, 2012 at 5:58PM

The White River High girls rolled to a 4-1 victory over the Fife Trojans Thursday afternoon in tennis competition.

99th Washington State Patrol basic training class graduates

  • Mar 31, 2012 at 7:59PM

At a ceremony held in the Capitol Rotunda this afternoon, 44 Washington State Patrol Troopers were sworn in by Retired Washington State Supreme Court Justice Gerry L. Alexander, and presented their commission cards by Governor Christine Gregoire and Chief John R. Batiste, who welcomed them into an organization known and trusted by the citizens of Washington.

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