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Enumclaw rallies late to defeat White River 22-13 | FRIDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 12:17PM

The Mark Gunderson Era was launched in exciting fashion Friday night as the new Enumclaw High coach led his team to a 22-13 victory over the visitors from White River.

Heart attack survival rate reaches a record 52 percent in King County

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 12:19PM

While survival rates for heart attacks in most other parts of the nation hover around 10 percent, your chances of surviving cardiac arrest inKing County reached an all-time high of 52 percent this year, according to a new report released today by King County Executive Dow Constantine.

WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 12:25PM

The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates have been posted for next week. You will find all of our construction and maintenance projects arranged on several different pages.

West Nile Virus Rears a danger to the horse population

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 12:30PM

That buzzing sound in your ear might be more than just annoying, it might be the sound of impending danger to yourself or your equine friend, according to equine veterinarian, Dr. Richard Vetter, Foothill Veterinary Hospital in Buckley.

Fatal motorcycle accidents are on the rise

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 12:49PM

Fatal collisions involving motorcycles are on the rise in Washington, and the Washington State Patrol Troopers are urging the public to be more cautious when travelling on the roadways this summer.

Drivers not expected to take a break Labor Day weekend

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 1:00PM

Most statewide construction projects are taking a break this Labor Day weekend, but drivers heading into Seattle might be working overtime behind the wheel to get to their destinations due to several events that will create heavy traffic.

Attorney General sues furniture sellers for failing to deliver

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 1:06PM

After receiving a flood of complaints against a Tacoma furniture store, the Attorney General’s Office today filed a lawsuit against brothers Loren and Joeseph Gill, alleging both engaged in illegal business practices during the sale of home furnishings at Gill’s Furniture.

Rollover accident blocking southbound lane of SR 16 | East Pierce Fire Rescue

  • Sep 1, 2012 at 5:14PM

Emergency crews responding to rollover crash blocking southbound lane of SR 167 between 8th and 24th.

Just Have’n Fun takes the feature Saturday | Emerald Downs

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 4:14PM

Just Have’n Fun and jockey Jennifer Whitaker combined for a gate-to-wire, 3-½ length victory Saturday in the $12,075 feature race for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

$215,000 Washington Cup X nominations | Emerald Downs

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 4:19PM

Fifty-seven Washington-bred runners*an average of 9.5 horses per race*have been nominated to Washington Cup X, to be run Sunday, September 9 at Emerald Downs.

$67,320 Bank of American Emerald Downs Challenge notes | Emerald Downs

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 4:26PM

Track & Stakes Record: 21.82, Devon Dat Cash, September 4, 2011 World Record: 20.274, First Moonflash, December 28, 2009, Sunland Park

Super 6 Handicappers picks for Bank America Emerald Challenge Emerald Downs

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 4:31PM

Joe Withee (EmD1): Follys Fast, A Royal Dervish, Devon Dat Cash (8-21*$222.00)

Buckley man injured riding motorcycle on Wilkeson Carbonado Road

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 4:42PM

A 59-year-old Buckley man was injured at about 6 p.m. Saturday when he failed to negotiate a turn on state Route 165 on the Wilkeson Carbonado Road.

U.S. Department of Justice awards $1 million for sex offender monitoring

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 5:13PM

U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan announced today more than $1 million in grant assistance to five Native American Tribes in the Western District of Washington for use in creating and/or enhancing sex offender registry and notification programs on tribal lands.

Action speaks louder than words | Don Brunell

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 5:17PM

Barack Obama and Mitt Romney tell voters they want manufacturers to stay in America and create new jobs. The president even promised an audience in New Hampshire that he’d create 4.5 million new jobs, half of those in manufacturing.

Cut by state in use of local jail beds means $9.4 million less for King County next year

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 5:19PM

The reduction by the state of Washington in its use of local jail beds will mean fewer inmates in County jails and contribute to a projected $13 million drop next year in revenues that support King County jail operations, requiring 40 or more positions anticipated to be reduced in the proposed jail budget for 2013.

Ecology releases updated document on fish consumption data

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 5:23PM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) has released an update to a technical document that evaluates available data on fish consumption by Washington residents.

Attorney General’s Office shutters rental-referral business

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 5:25PM

Rentpad NW referred renters to apartments that were “unavailable, uninhabitable, or unsuitable”

Department of Justice grants focus on youth violence prevention

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 5:27PM

National Institute of Justice Grants Fund Needed Research by the University of Washington

At the top of the hierarchy | Living with Gleigh

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 5:31PM

The other evening I was in my bedroom watching TV and getting ready for bed. Just as I got settled, my youngest daughter burst into my room and exclaimed, “There’s something sizzling in the kitchen!”

Teen immunization rates a mixed bag; more to do to protect kids in our state

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 5:34PM

Rates improve for some vaccines, decrease for others

A Royal Dervish wins Emerald Challenge | Jockey Quotes

  • Sep 2, 2012 at 7:23PM

JOCKEY NEVER MARIN, A ROYAL DERVISH, WINNER: “He’s a strong horse. I was very confident that he’d run well. He got bumped pretty hard at the start, but he just pinned his ears back and kept going.

High-speed motorcycle crash in the northbound lane of state Route 167 | East Pierce Fire Report

  • Sep 3, 2012 at 12:41PM

high-speed motorcycle crash in the northbound lane of state Route 167. East Pierce transported the driver to a local trauma center.

A Royal Dervish tops the challenge | Emerald Downs

  • Sep 3, 2012 at 1:00PM

A Royal Dervish out-finished defending champion Devon Dat Cash and scored a half-length victory Sunday in the $67,320 Bank of America Emerald Downs Championship Challenge for older Quarter Horses.

Temporary Job | Poem by Minnie Bruce Pratt

  • Sep 3, 2012 at 1:04PM

Perhaps by the time this column appears, our economy will have improved and people who want to work can find good work. Minnie Bruce Pratt, who lives in Syracuse, N.Y., has a new book, mentioned below, in which there are a number of poems about the difficulties of finding work and holding on to it.

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