Story Archives

Archive Results — 15701 thru 15725 of about 16425 items

Enumclaw trainer Blaine Wright tries for win in $50,000 Auburn Handicap

  • May 30, 2013 at 6:10PM

Already jam-packed with several top contenders, the 3-year-old male division added another first class competitor for Sunday’s $50,000 Auburn Handicap at 6 ½ furlongs.

Roarified wins Friday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 1, 2013 at 8:29AM

It was more of the same Friday at Emerald Downs, as Roarified scored her latest victory in the $13,750 Electric League of the Pacific Northwest Purse at Emerald Downs.

Papyrus by Ezra Pound |

  • Jun 1, 2013 at 8:45AM

Ezra Pound was born on October 30, 1885, in what was then Idaho Territory. Pound is renowned not just as a poet, but also as an editor responsible for promoting much of Modernist poetry as we know it. He died in 1972.

Public Invited to Comment on Future of Washington’s Trails

  • Jun 1, 2013 at 9:25AM

The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office (RCO) is asking the public to visit an online town hall and help plan the future of trails in Washington.

Tests show no signs of ISA virus in Washington’s salmon

  • Jun 1, 2013 at 9:21AM

Recent tests of salmon from Washington’s waters show no signs of a fish virus that can be deadly to farm-raised Atlantic salmon, state, tribal and federal resource managers announced today Infectious Salmon Anemia Virus (ISAV) was not detected in tissue samples taken from more than 900 wild and hatchery-produced Pacific chinook, coho, sockeye, chum and steelhead, as well as farm-raised Atlantic salmon.

'Free Love Weekend' at Regional Animal Services of King County

  • Jun 1, 2013 at 9:40AM

The "Summer of Love" gets underway this weekend, when Regional Animal Services of King County (RASKC) will waive pet adoption fees for the first 100 customers as part of the ASPCA/Rachael Ray $100K Challenge.

Early morning garage fire near Enumclaw

  • Jun 1, 2013 at 2:43PM

King County Fire District 44 reported a garage fire near Enumclaw at 7 a.m.

It can only get better | Living with Gleigh

  • Jun 2, 2013 at 1:30PM

My neighborhood girlfriend, who is ten years younger than I, with children still in elementary school, called me the other day to ask my advice about her oldest daughter who must choose a music option next year: How does the program work? What instrument should she play? Band or orchestra? Where to get an instrument? Future music career advice?

$50,000 Auburn Handicap notes | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 2, 2013 at 1:28PM

Most Wins* Trainer: 4, Bud Klokstad (Ropersandwranglers*, 1997 & 1999); Jumron Won, 2001; Beau Maggie, 2005) Jockey: tie-2 Juan Gutierrez (Crimson Design, 2004; Noosa Beach, 2009)

Makors Finale finds the winner's circle | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 2, 2013 at 1:24PM

Makors Finale played his favorite game again Saturday at Emerald Downs.

The High-School Lawn by Thomas Hardy |

  • Jun 2, 2013 at 1:44PM

Thomas Hardy was born on June 2, 1840, in Stinsford, a village on the southern coast of England. Though perhaps best known for his many novels, Hardy abandoned fiction after receiving an increasingly negative reception from critics of the time and turned entirely to poetry. He died in 1928.

A Beach Book for Wine Enthusiasts | David White

  • Jun 2, 2013 at 8:42PM

Rarely do wine enthusiasts have a summertime page-turner. There was Sideways, of course, the Pinot-drenched novel by Rex Pickett that became a blockbuster movie, but that hit bookstores nearly ten years ago.

Finallygotabentley scores upset in $50,000 Auburn Handicap

  • Jun 2, 2013 at 8:13PM

Finallygotabentley, stakes-placed three times as a 2-year-old and runner-up in his last three starts, got a breakthrough victory Sunday in the $50,000 Auburn Handicap for 3-year-old colts and geldings.

Defending champion E Z Kitty nominated to the $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stake | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 2, 2013 at 8:03PM

Defending champion E Z Kitty heads a list of 10 older fillies & mares nominated to the $50,000 Washington State Legislators Stakes on Sunday, June 9.

An inside view of jury deliberations in Enumclaw pastor Malcom Fraser's child rape and molestation trial

  • Jun 3, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Jun 5, 2013 at 4:15PM

A juror from the 12 who decided the fate of Sound Doctrine Church assistant pastor Malcolm Fraser has come forward to tell the story of the deliberations.

White River announces summer program to feed kids

  • Jun 6, 2013 at 11:38AM

The White River School District announces the sponsorship of the Simplified Summer Food Program for Children. Meals will be made available at no charge to children 18 and younger.

Connie Bacon wins 2013 Globe Award for Lifetime Achievement | World Trade Center

  • Jun 6, 2013 at 1:58PM

At the May 31st World Trade Center Tacoma Board Meeting Port of Tacoma Commissioner Connie Bacon was invited to attend and give her perspective on the Globe Awards. Commissioner Bacon was Executive Director of the World Trade Center Tacoma in 1993 when the very first Globe Awards event was launched.

Touch the Sun takes Friday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 8, 2013 at 11:04AM

Touch the Sun reeled in 3-to-5 betting favorite Amazing Legacy and drew clear for a 2 1/4-length victory Friday in the featured Northwest Brewing Company Brewer’s Night Purse at Emerald Downs.

Inland by Edna St. Vincent Millay |

  • Jun 8, 2013 at 11:21AM

Edna St. Vincent Millay was born in Rockland, Maine, on February 22, 1892. She produced a large body of writing, including some of the best-known sonnets of the twentieth century, while pursuing a Bohemian lifestyle in New York City's Greenwich Village. Millay died in 1950.

WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates | June 10

  • Jun 8, 2013 at 11:24AM

The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates have been posted for next week.

Friday evening crash closes Sumner-Buckley Highway | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

  • Jun 8, 2013 at 11:14AM

East Pierce Fire and Rescue firefighters used the “Jaws of Life” to remove a driver from his vehicle after a crash at 6 p.m. Friday, on the 26300 block of Sumner-Buckley Highway. According to witnesses, a full-size pickup truck ran into the back of a silage truck, trapping the driver of the pickup.

Hepatitis A outbreak linked to frozen berries in Washington state

  • Jun 8, 2013 at 11:35AM

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website now lists one hepatitis A illness in Washington that meets the definition as a “probable case” in the outbreak linked to frozen berries sold at Costco.

31 Washington Lottery players match the winning numbers

  • Jun 8, 2013 at 8:59PM

On Wednesday, June 5, a record breaking 31 Washington’s Lottery players matched the winning numbers for the daily Match 4 game.

Carrabelle Harbor wins Saturday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 8, 2013 at 8:38PM

Carrabelle Harbor exerted her class Saturday at Emerald Downs, taking the early lead and holding off betting favorite Royal Moses for a 3 ½-length victory in the $18,900 feature race for older fillies and mares.

Department of Natural Resources files lawsuit to recover Taylor Bridge Fire suppression costs

  • Jun 8, 2013 at 9:06PM

The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has filed a lawsuit to recover the costs of fighting the Taylor Bridge Fire that started August 13, 2012.

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 22 edition online now. Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates