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Public hearing set on Pierce Transit boundary changes

  • Feb 9, 2012 at 2:00PM updated Feb 10, 2012 at 12:20PM

The public hearing will take place at 6 p.m. March 8 at the Pierce Transit Training Center, 3720 96th Street SW, Lakewood, Wash. The PTIC will accept public comment on the new proposed boundary for Pierce Transit.

PREP BASKETBALL: Thursday results, weekend schedule

  • Feb 10, 2012 at 9:32AM

THURSDAY RESULTS – GIRLS Sumner 46, Lindbergh 42 White River 60, Port Angeles 41 Bremeerton 61, Enumclaw 49 Bonney Lake 43, Hazen 31 THURSDAY RESULTS – BOYS Enumclaw 76, Bremerton 64 FRIDAY GAMES – BOYS White River vs. Lindbergh, 6 p.m. at Foster High Sumner vs. Port Angeles, 8 p.m. at Foster High SATURDAY GAMES – GIRLS Enumclaw vs. Decatur, 4:15 p.m at Lakes High Bonney Lake vs. Lakes, 12:30 p.m at Lakes High White River vs. Renton, 6 p.m. at Clover Park High School Sumner vs. Eatonville, 4 p.m. at Clover Park (CHANGE FROM ORIGINAL SCHEDULE) SATURDAY GAMES – BOYS White River vs Port Angeles or Sumner at Foster, 4:15 or 6 p.m. Sumner vs. Liindbergh or White River at Foster, 4:15 or 6 p.m. Enumclaw vs. Lakes, 2:15 p.m. at Lakes Bonney Lake vs Hazen, 6 p.m. at Lakes

Republican caucuses planned for March 3 at Auburn High and Lake Tapps Middle School

  • Feb 17, 2012 at 6:00AM updated at 4:45PM

The political season continues to gain steam and, locally, that means it’s time for precinct caucuses.

Local teams in final AP state basketball poll

  • Feb 16, 2012 at 12:03PM

A trio of local teams were listed when the Associated Press issued its final, regular-season basketball poll.


  • Feb 16, 2012 at 12:27PM

WEDNESDAY GiRLS RESULTS North Kitsap 46, Sumner 41 Camas 57, Enumclaw 56: Enumclaw is done for season. UPCOMING White River had first-round bye, plays at 8 p.m. Friday at Lakes High School vs. Interlake. Sumner plays again at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Lakes High School vs. loser of Friday's game between Eatonville and Kingston. TUESDAY BOYS RESULTS Mountain View 75, Bonney Lake 59. Bonney Lake is done for season. Sumner 57, Eatonville 53 White River 55, Renton 49 UPCOMING Sumner vs. Kingston, 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, at Foss High School. White River vs. Sequim, 6 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, at Lakes High School.

Charity hoop contest still looking for responses from players

  • Feb 18, 2012 at 6:00PM

Just a quick note to those student athletes who were invited to play in the March 24 charity basketball game at Bonney Lake High School, commencing at 6 p.m.

PREP BASKETBALL: Saturday results, upcoming games

  • Feb 19, 2012 at 12:19AM

white River and Sumner remain alive in both boys and girls tournaments, all will play again Monday

FRIDAY NIGHT BASKETBALL: White River boys win, headed to Yakima

  • Feb 24, 2012 at 10:31PM

BOYS BASKETBALL White River 56, North Thurston 37. Game was played at Mount Tahoma High in Tacoma. Hornets advance to round of Elite Eight in state Class 2A tournament. Will next play Thursday at Yakima SunDome. Opponent is to be determined.

OPINION: HB 2801 limits citizens freedom to government information

  • Feb 27, 2012 at 4:06PM

Citizens should be aware of – and opposed to – House Bill 2801 and the provisions that would allow local governments to cease publishing public notices in their local newspapers.

Dahlquist applauds passage of bipartisan Senate budget | Legislature

  • Mar 6, 2012 at 3:11PM

On March 2, even those of you who wouldn’t normally follow the legislative process tuned in online at to watch history being made. A bipartisan coalition of senators came together to change the direction of our state.

Rails-to-Trails group will meet March 22 in Sumner

  • Mar 8, 2012 at 2:00PM updated at 7:45PM

The next meeting of the Foothills Rails-to-Trails Coalition is planned for 7 to 9 p.m., March 22, at Heritage Quest Library, 1007 Main St. in Sumner.

Crews push through deep snow to clear Cayuse Pass | Chinook Pass clearing efforts begin in April

  • Mar 8, 2012 at 8:18PM

With snow blowers and a bulldozer working together, the annual State Route 410 clearing effort is under way. From the northwest entry to Mount Rainier National Park to the Cayuse Pass summit (elev. 4,675 ft.), it’s a race against nature to open State Route 410 in time for early spring and summer travel.

Jockey Eliska Kubinova bring home six winners at Portland Meadows | Horse Racing

  • Mar 8, 2012 at 8:28PM

Jockey Eliska Kubinova had a career day last Wednesday when she booted home five winners on the program. Well she was back at it again today, only this time she won six times on the Wednesday card at Portland Meadows. Kubinova is now clearly into second place in the Thoroughbred riding standings with 58 wins, 10 behind Javier Matias who leads the standings with just two racing days left.

Weekly roll call report | State Legislature

  • Mar 9, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 6:00PM

The 2012 legislative session wrapped yesterday with the passage of many disputed bills in both chambers. A special session is scheduled to begin on Monday to consider the operating budget and any bills necessary to implement it.

Washington state Legislature passes transportation budget

  • Mar 9, 2012 at 10:03PM

The Washington State Legislature passed a transportation budget in the final minutes of the regular session that includes $57 million in new spending this biennium for roads and highways, public transit, the ferry system, freight mobility and public safety.

Woman and two children injured in ATV accident near Selleck | King County Sheriff

  • Mar 10, 2012 at 1:39PM

A 31 year old woman and two children ages 8 and 10 were injured when the ATV they were riding struck a tree.

Man dies in hiking accident at Rattlesnake Ledge | King County Sheriff's Office

  • Mar 10, 2012 at 1:00PM updated at 6:27PM

A 32 year old man was killed Friday night when he fell down a cliff while hiking on the Rattlesnake Ledge hiking trail.

Emergency repairs will continue on SR 520 floating bridge | WSDOT

  • Mar 10, 2012 at 1:51PM

Emergency underwater repairs will continue Saturday, March 10, as divers replace a second damaged state Route 520 floating bridge cable connection found on Friday.

National Weather Service warns of possible high winds Sunday

  • Mar 10, 2012 at 2:12PM

The National Weather Service is warning of the possibility of winds reaching 40 mph with gust up to 60 in the east Puget Sound lowlands late Sunday.

Questions and answers about colonoscopies

  • Mar 10, 2012 at 5:34PM

Few health care interventions can reduce the risk of dying from a disease by more than 50 percent.

Jay Inslee resigns from U.S. House | David Ammons

  • Mar 10, 2012 at 5:54PM

Jay Inslee has announced he will resign from his U.S. House seat, effective March 20, and will devote full time to his bid for Washington governor. State Elections Co-Director Katie Blinn said that under the state law dealing with congressional vacancies, there will be no special election, since Inlee’s departure comes after the March 6 deadline for that to occur.

Senate rewrites state parks funding measure | State Legislature

  • Mar 10, 2012 at 6:07PM

The future of Washington’s state parks’ financial viability may depend on a legislative agreement to expand an access pass program first implemented last July.

Field of 12 set to go in the Route Claiming Series Finals | Horse Racing

  • Mar 11, 2012 at 4:56PM

Twelve runners will line up in the gate to compete over the one mile and one quarter distance in the $25,000 Route Claiming Series Final on Wednesday March 14, which is closing day at Portland Meadows.

Snow and hail pelt the Plateau | Slideshow

  • Mar 11, 2012 at 6:14PM

Winter is not over yet. Snow, hail and cold temperatures swept across the Plateau Sunday, March 11, at about 5:30 p.m..

Police seek information on rape suspect | King County Sheriff's Office

  • Mar 11, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 9:42PM

A Shoreline woman was raped and robbed last night when she returned home from work and was attacked by a man as she walked towards her garage.

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