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Washington Supreme Court authorizes Redistricting Commission boundaries | Election 2012

  • Mar 17, 2012 at 5:00PM updated at 8:01PM

The Washington Supreme Cour authorized use of the new Redistricting Commission boundaries to run the 2012 elections, even as a citizen challenge to the commission's work continues to proceed.

Childhood obesity, a disease with devastating effects on multiple levels | Timi Gustafson

  • Mar 17, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 8:09PM

The physical health effects of childhood obesity are well researched and documented.

Seahawks make a splash with quarterback signing | Voice of Sports

  • Mar 18, 2012 at 6:00PM updated Mar 19, 2012 at 8:37AM

The Seattle Seahawks made a splash in free agency today, possibly landing its franchise quarterback.

Flu season late but finally arrives – activity on the rise in Washington

  • Mar 18, 2012 at 8:44PM

Flu season has been slow to arrive in our state, but influenza is now increasing in most Washington communities.

Facts about health myths | Healthy Living

  • Mar 18, 2012 at 9:13PM

Well-meaning parents or grandparents often tell children not to do something with the warning that a serious health implication could result. Kids often take their elders at their word. But some of these warnings bear more truth than others. Here's the scoop on some of the more common misconceptions.

TRAFFIC ALERT: Intersection of 214th Avenue East and 120th Street East closed

  • Mar 19, 2012 at 5:00PM updated at 7:17PM

No one was injured in the accident, but a large amount of debris was created when the two vehicles collided just before 5 p.m.

Lake Tapps resident Staff Sgt. Robert Bales suspect in Afghanistan slaughter

  • Mar 19, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Mar 20, 2012 at 3:20PM

The aftermath of the alleged unprovoked slaughter of civilians in the province of Panjwai, Afghanistan took another turn Friday when the accused attacker was revealed to be Staff Sgt. Robert Bales of Lake Tapps.

Editorial | Tuition outpacing the ability to pay | Kevin Hanson

  • Mar 19, 2012 at 7:13PM

Our 32nd president was right on the money with his unique observation about the power that accompanies higher education.

Update | Enumclaw police arrest 39-year-old man for alleged first degree rape of a child | Breaking News

  • Mar 20, 2012 at 4:08PM

The Enumclaw Police made an arrest of a 39-year-old man on the alleged charge of first degree rape of a child.

Jockey Leslie Mawing back in the saddle at Emerald Downs | Horse Racing

  • Mar 20, 2012 at 5:59PM

Leslie Mawing, who captured his first Emerald Downs riding title with 129 wins in 2011, will return from Golden Gate Fields and attempt to win a second straight crown in Auburn.

Sumner nets 3-2 victory over White River | Tennis

  • Mar 21, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 6:26PM

The White River High girls were defeated 3-2 by the Sumner Spartans the afternoon of Monday, March 19.

Enumclaw police identify suspect in child-rape case | Breaking News

  • Mar 21, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Mar 22, 2012 at 11:08AM

Malcolm J. Fraser, 39, was booked into the King County RJC March 21 on charges of Rape of a Child 1st Degree. Fraser will be held without bail pending appearance in front of a District Court Judge.

Malcolm John Fraser, pastor at Enumclaw's Sound Doctrine Church, charged with first-degree rape of a child | King County Prosecutor

  • Mar 22, 2012 at 6:00PM updated Mar 23, 2012 at 10:40AM

Malcolm John Fraser, the pastor of Enumclaw's Sound Doctrine Church, was formally charged Thursday afternoon with first-degree rape of a child.

Enumclaw trainer ready to win at Emerald Downs | Horse Racing

  • Mar 22, 2012 at 7:35PM

Opponents take notice. The soft-spoken and humble conditioner Chris Stenslie is poised to take a sharp bite out of the 2012 win-column at Emerald Downs.

Sara Benincasa talks humor and mental health in her book 'Agorafabulous!' | Behind the Notebook podcast

  • Mar 23, 2012 at 2:00PM updated Mar 24, 2012 at 11:03PM

Sara Benincasa, author of "Agorafabulous!: Dispatches From My Bedroom," calls in to talk about her book, her struggles with agoraphobia, and the state of mental health treatment in the U.S.

Crews begin filling Howard Hanson Dam reservoir

  • Mar 23, 2012 at 4:24PM

Water managers have begun slowly filling the reservoir at Howard Hanson Dam at the headwaters of the Green River.

Drunk driver drives to the jail | Washington State Patrol

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 6:21PM

A driver is investigated for driving under the influence after blocking the marked law enforcement entrance to the King County Jail during Saturday night’s St. Patrick’s Day patro

Extra fishing days on Puget Sound for 2012 halibut seasons | Sport Fishing

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 1:08PM

Sportfishing seasons for halibut will be four days longer in Puget Sound, and more fish will be available for harvest early in the season off the state’s southern coast under catch quotas for 2012 adopted by the International Pacific Halibut Commission.

Tebowmania leaves Denver and lands in New York | Voice of Sports

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 1:15PM

Once all the dust settled Wednesday night Tim Tebow wound up in New York with Rex Ryan and the Jets. Not many would have guessed that before the last few days when reports came out about the Jets being interested in acquiring Tebow.

What has happened to the Republican party | Wally's World

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 6:30PM

Contrary to what you may suspect, some aspects of the Republican party used to appeal to me. On occasion, I even voted for Republican candidates, especially in state elections.

Sysco Seattle recalls16,800 pounds of ground beef patties

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 6:51PM

Sysco Seattle Inc., a Seattle, Wash. firm, is recalling approximately 16,800 pounds of ground beef patties imported from Canada because they may have been contaminated with E. coli O157:H7, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced today.

Washington State Patrol looking for witnesses of fatal motorcycle collision

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 6:57PM

Just before 4 a.m. on Feb. 20, a report of a possible motorcycle collision was reported on the southbound Interstate 5 ramp to eastbound Interstate 90.

Drop in unemployment rate may cause change in benefits eligibility

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 7:03PM

Washington gained an estimated 4,200 jobs in February, adding to the state’s gradual climb up the employment ladder, according to the state’s Employment Security Department.

King County Council meeting highlights | March 26-30

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 7:19PM

Council members will recognize King County Sheriff Sue Rahr for her service to the residents of King County.

A sight to see | Living with Gleigh

  • Mar 25, 2012 at 6:26PM

We have had a Japanese exchange student staying with us for the past week. She’ll be here another four days. She attends high school with my oldest daughter during the week; so much of her time is taken up with school activities.

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