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$50,000 Seattle Slew Handicap notes | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 14, 2013 at 3:05PM

Most Wins Trainer: 3, Bud Klokstad (I.M. Bzy, 1998; Jumron Won, 2001; Flying Notes, 2002) Jockey: 4, Gallyn Mitchell (Prefabricate, 1994; Cromarty Bay, 1995; Jumron Won, 2001, Peaceful Reign, 2009)

Travel in a Bottle | David White

  • Jul 14, 2013 at 3:28PM

Now that Independence Day is behind us, the summer is in full swing. Barbeques, hikes, and lazy days at the pool abound. And most of us are itching to leave town -- eager to spend some time away from work, escaping from it all.

Mike Man’s Gold fought off Music of My Soul in $50,000 Seattle Slew Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 15, 2013 at 9:03AM

The photo finish camera was busy Sunday at Emerald Downs.

Three car collision on state Route 410 between Bonney Lake and Buckley - injuries | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

  • Jul 16, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 3:38PM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue responded to a three car collision between Bonney Lake and Buckley just before 8 a.m.

Plateau rugby standout invited to participate in All-American game

  • Jul 16, 2013 at 11:05AM

Hannah Lewandowski has taken her rugby skills from the local level to the national stage.

How to hydrate when water just won’t do | Health and Fitness

  • Jul 16, 2013 at 11:13AM

Water is optimal for quenching your thirst and it’s important for many bodily functions, but many people just get bored with it and yearn for something else.

Immigrants changing American food preferences | Timi Gustafson, RD

  • Jul 17, 2013 at 10:04AM

It is a well-known fact that immigrants to the United States tend to adapt to our eating habits rather quickly, which is not always to their advantage from a health perspective. But it is also true that our established food preferences are being continuously transformed and expanded due to new influences from around the world.

Bowl and scissors ready to get snippy | Dennis Box

  • Jul 17, 2013 at 11:06AM

I saw a report on the Web last week about some guy who did a study correlating recessions to lingerie, whatever that is. I think the study should have correlated haircuts to the economy.

12 horses nominated to $50,000 Mt. Rainier Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 18, 2013 at 9:49AM

Twelve top older handicap runners are nominated to Sunday’s $50,000 Mt. Rainier Handicap at Emerald Downs.

Winning Machine looking for $50,000 Mt. Rainier Handicap victory | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 19, 2013 at 9:30AM

A force in the saddle yet composed under pressure, jockey Javier Matias knows how to play hardball when the big money’s on the line.

Washington State Patrol seeks information on double stabbing

  • Jul 19, 2013 at 1:37PM

The Washington State Patrol is requesting the public’s help in identifying and locating individuals involved in a double stabbing and assault that occurred in and around Sylvester Park, Olympia, on July 16, 2013, approximately 4:10 p.m.

League of Women Voters launches online election resource |

  • Jul 19, 2013 at 1:18PM

The League of Women Voters of Washington today announced the launch of the award-winning nonpartisan election for the August 6th Primary Election. This “one-stop-shop” for statewide election information provides simple, helpful tools to helpWashington voters navigate the voting process.

Distracted driver crashes into Sumner building after coffee spill | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

  • Jul 20, 2013 at 1:00PM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue firefighters and Sumner Police officers responded to a vehicle that had veered off Main Street into a building at the Fred Meyer Shopping Center in the 15000 block of Main Street in Sumner. The incident occurred just after 7 a.m. Saturday.

Kind of Naughty takes $14,800 Ashbaugh Beal Purse | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 20, 2013 at 1:20PM

Kind of Naughty refused to surrender Friday night at Emerald Downs.

Convicted Sound Doctrine pastor seeks new trial, judge denies request

  • Jul 23, 2013 at 9:00AM updated at 1:54PM

Convicted Enumclaw pastor Malcolm Fraser appeared in King County Superior Court again Tuesday morning. Fraser spoke before Judge Lori K. Smith as he and his defense team had filed a formal "motion to arrest judgement" and asked for a new trial. The judge denied the request.

Wilkeson annual handcar races and festivities | Slideshow

  • Jul 24, 2013 at 12:43PM

Wilkeson played host to its annual handcar races and everything that goes with the anticipated event July 13.

King County purchases mobile home park along flood-prone Cedar River

  • Jul 26, 2013 at 11:12AM

As part of an ongoing, long-term project to protect public safety, King County has acquired a mobile home park that lies perilously close to a flood-prone portion of the Cedar River in Maple Valley, and was offered for sale by its owner.

He’s Not Bluffin wins Friday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 27, 2013 at 9:35AM

Owners Ron and Rosalie Warren appear to have an up and coming 3-year-old at Emerald Downs.

Atavism by Elinor Wylie |

  • Jul 28, 2013 at 11:58AM

Elinor Hoyt was born in Somerville, New Jersey, on September 7, 1885. Though also notorious for her numerous romances, including with eventual husband Horace Wylie, she was primarily renowned among her contemporaries for the quality of her poetry and fiction. Wylie died in 1928.

The sweet spot of parenting | Living with Gleigh

  • Jul 28, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 2:36PM

I have been at a sweet place in parenthood for a couple years now. For those of you with older kids you know the spot - it’s when you can drop your kids off at places they want to go without chaperoning them. It actually starts in a small way a few years sooner when you can leave them at home alone for an extended period of time - like long enough to go grocery shopping or enjoy a date with your husband without getting a babysitter.

Jack the Pirate steals the Saturday feature after slow start | Emerald Downs

  • Jul 28, 2013 at 11:33AM

Jack the Pirate overcame a slow start and scored a 3 ¼-length victory over Jade Road in the $11,025 feature race for 3-year-olds and up Saturday at Emerald Downs.

It was a hard thing to undo this knot by Gerard Manley Hopkins |

  • Jul 28, 2013 at 12:10PM

Gerard Manley Hopkins was born on July 28, 1844, near London. A Jesuit priest, he devoted most of his time to his religion, but is best remembered today for the inventive and ingeniously musical verse he wrote in private. Hopkins died in 1889.

Almost half of Washington drownings happen in rivers and streams | Department of Health

  • Jul 28, 2013 at 12:20PM

Enjoying Washington’s waters can be one of the highlights of the summer, yet it can also be dangerous, as recent drowning cases have shown. Analysis by state health officials of recent reported drowning deaths show most in our state happen in summer months, and almost half of the 100 deaths a year occur in rivers and streams.

Dog in Bed - Poem by Joyce Sidman | Ted Kooser

  • Jul 31, 2013 at 9:30AM

Poor Richard’s Almanac said, “He that lieth down with dogs shall rise up with fleas,” but that hasn’t kept some of us from sleeping with our dogs. Here’s a poem about the pleasure of that, by Joyce Sidman, who lives and sleeps in Montana. Her book, Dark Emperor and Other Poems of the Night, won a 2011 Newbery Honor Award.

Reloading scams target previous victims and senior citizens | Better Business Bureau

  • Jul 31, 2013 at 10:31AM

Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington is advising consumers—and especially seniors—to get educated about “reloading” scams to avoid ending up on the “sucker list.”

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