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A day in the life of a Black Diamond miner

  • Jul 4, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Jul 5, 2012 at 11:54AM

A typical “day at the office” for the 820 or so men who worked in Mine 11 in Black Diamond at the turn of the century involved darkness, potential disasters and long hours of hard work thousands of feet beneath the surface.

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Department Report June 26 - June 2

  • Jul 4, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 1:29PM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Department Report June 26 - June 2

Enumclaw leading trainer Frank Lucarelli wins three consecutive Tuesday | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 4, 2012 at 11:38AM

Jockey Leslie Mawing and trainer Frank Lucarelli combined to win three straight races*the third, fourth and fifth*and are a combined 15-for 34 this season at Emerald Downs.

White River graduate plays taps at Arlington National Cemetery

  • Jul 4, 2012 at 12:07PM

Kelli Taylor, a graduate of White River High School who earned a degree from Central Washington University this spring, had the honor of playing taps on her bugle at the Arlington National Cemetery. She performed with buglers from throughout the nation, all members of Bugles Across America.

Plateau grads earn Washington State University undergraduate degrees

  • Jul 4, 2012 at 12:10PM

The following Washington State University students have earned undergraduate degrees for the spring 2012 semester.

Keep schools safe from fires on July Fourth

  • Jul 4, 2012 at 1:22PM

State Fire Marshal Charles M. Duffy announced today that in 2011, during July 4th celebrations, there were 3 fireworks-related school fires. From 2007 through 2011 there were 35 fireworks-related school fires that totaled more than $12 million in losses.

Enumclaw Independence Day parade | Slideshow

  • Jul 5, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 3:01PM

The Enumclaw Fourth of July parade began at noon under sunny skies.

Lake Tapps couple earn Coach and Person of the Year awards from U.S. Lacrosse

  • Jul 5, 2012 at 11:16AM

Louis Lucchesi has been named Coach of the Year and Kathi Lucchesi was honored as Person of the Year by the Washington State Chapter of U.S. Lacrosse. Both are with the Lake Tapps lacrosse program.

Sirococcus conigenus fungi could be killing your cedar needles | The Evergreen Arborist

  • Jul 5, 2012 at 11:50AM

I have received calls regarding tree health, pest problems and neighbor’s trees in recent weeks. The following questions represent typical calls.

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Department to host meeting on wildfire preparedness July 10

  • Jul 5, 2012 at 6:00PM

The Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Department will hold an open house from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, July 10 at the Black Diamond Community Center.

How damaging is yo-yo dieting? | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Jul 5, 2012 at 4:45PM

Yo-yo dieting, a.k.a. “weight cycling,” a continuing pattern of losing and regaining weight, can be one of the most frustrating experiences people with weight problems may experience.

Enumclaw financial consultant facing federal charges for fraud

  • Jul 6, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 4:48PM

Aaron Travis Beaird, and Enumclaw financial consultant and insurance broker, is facing federal charges according to news reports.

Black Diamond Library to host Pan-Asian Bedtime Folktales and Myths' presentation July 11

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:00AM updated at 6:22PM

The Black Diamond Library will host a "Pan-Asian Bedtime Folktales and Myths" event at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, July 11.

Enumclaw life insurance salesman facing federal charges for $2 million wire fraud | U.S. District Court

  • Jul 6, 2012 at 6:00PM updated Jul 8, 2012 at 3:31PM

Aaron Travis Beaird, an Enumclaw financial services and life insurance salesman, is in custody and facing a series of federal fraud charges.

Class Included ready for speed in $50,000 Boeing Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 6, 2012 at 7:11PM

Class Included doesn’t need an abundant of speed in front of her to win stakes races at Emerald Downs. But with tactical speed and sharp late kick, it wouldn’t hurt either.

Rezar wins Friday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 9:24AM

Rezar overcame traffic problems and scored a major upset Friday in the $12,700 feature race for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.

The coming week at the King County Counci

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:20PM

A motion making an appointment to fill the vacancy in the 5th legislative district of the Washington state Senate (Motion 2012-0223).

Weekly update of construction closures in King County

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:25PM

Use the list or specified areas below to help plan your commute around construction and maintenance activities in King County. The information updates frequently, so please check back often.

Video Voters’ Guide and voter registration deadlines for the 2012 Primary Election | Office of Secretary of State

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:30PM

We just did this blog post about the upcoming voter registration deadlines for the 2012 Primary Election, which ends Aug. 7. The blog post also provides links to the Video Voters’ Guide produced by our office and TVW, and our office’s Primary Voters’ Guide.

I-1240, charter schools and I-1185, tax and fees vote requirement expected to make November ballot

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:35PM

Backers of two citizen initiatives have submitted signatures far in excess of the 241,000 bare minimum, and appear to be in good position to make the November statewide ballot.

King County executive appoints criminal defense lawyer to head Office of Public Defense

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:38PM

David K. Chapman brings 30 years criminal justice experience to new position as public defense director; County Council must confirm.

Mosquitoes in Franklin Coounty positive for West Nile virus, first in state this year

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:40PM

Prevent West Nile virus infection with simple precautions to avoid mosquito bites.

Health care reform still a work in progress | Don Brunell

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:45PM

The 5-4 U.S. Supreme Court decision to uphold the federal health care law doesn’t close the book on health reform. The court ruled that the individual mandate requiring everyone to purchase health insurance is constitutional because the fines for not purchasing insurance are taxes, not penalties.

Ecology seeks comment on proposed rule for Mercury-Containing Lights Product Stewardship Program

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:49PM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) proposes adopting a rule that is necessary to carry out the law creating the state's Mercury-Containing Lights Product Stewardship Program. Ecology invites the public to comment on the proposed rule.

Tacoma man faces charges after claiming $20,000 for fake dead cat

  • Jul 7, 2012 at 6:51PM

A Tacoma man is facing attempted theft and insurance fraud charges after filing a $20,000 claim for a fictitious dead cat, using pet photos he lifted off the internet.

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