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With shutdown concluded, Mount Rainier again open for visitors

  • Oct 17, 2013 at 12:58PM

Mount Rainier National Park is open! Main access roads are now open with limited services while operations are brought back on-line. Services such as food and lodging are available in communities outside the park.

I-517 allows the public to be heard | Sen. Pam Roach

  • Oct 22, 2013 at 4:00PM updated at 7:57PM

Last year, Washington’s initiative process celebrated its 100-year anniversary. During that time, people from across the political spectrum have presented their reform ideas to the voters.

Dahlquist-Hurst legislation to address juvenile liquor theft signed into law

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 1:45PM

With the passage of Initiative 1183 privatizing liquor sales in the state, the number of locations where alcohol is available has increased as has the theft of alcoholic beverages by underage drinkers.

King County Elections to mail Special Election ballots

  • Apr 1, 2014 at 1:15PM

King County Elections will mail ballots April 2 for the April 22 Special Election.

It’s a Mistake to Rely on Russia’s Space Shuttle | Don Brunell

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 8:00AM

When President Obama permanently grounded America’s space shuttles a couple of years ago, he made a huge mistake. He gave Russia carte blanche over the International Space Station and we now pay $70 million each for our astronauts to hitch a ride.

The snacks were great too | Living with Gleigh

  • Apr 6, 2014 at 3:41PM

I remember when my youngest daughter began to enjoy seeing movies in theaters. As a pastime my husband and I have always loved, it was even more fun when we had our daughters as a front to see animated movies.

King County Council meeting highlights | April 7-11

  • Apr 6, 2014 at 4:00PM

A motion acknowledging receipt of the report “Creating Connections: Recommendations on the Eastside Rail Corridor” From the Regional Advisory Council (Motion 2014-0103).

Black Diamond Mayor Dave Gordon and City Council collide

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Apr 15, 2014 at 11:59AM

The honeymoon between Black Diamond Mayor Dave Gordon and the City Council officially came crashing down amid a flurry of public allegations, accusation and acrimony.

Total Compensation is Key in Minimum Wage Debate | Don Brunell

  • Apr 11, 2014 at 10:48AM

One of the problems with the minimum wage debate is the name itself. If we want to ensure that we don’t hurt lower-income workers, we should consider total compensation, not just wages.

Lighting the way | Living with Gleigh

  • Apr 13, 2014 at 2:37PM

When my husband and I bought our house I was in my late twenties. I used to turn all the lights on in the house in the evening because I hated the dark. My husband used to complain about it and turn all the lights off. When I went back into a room later, I’d turn them on again.

Weeklong razor clam dig starts Monday, April 14 | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Apr 13, 2014 at 5:39PM

State shellfish managers today approved a series of morning razor-clam digs starting Monday, April 14, at Twin Harbors and expanding to include three other ocean beaches over the next week.

Annual beer tasting grows, undergoes changes

  • Nov 8, 2013 at 4:07PM

The formally known Enumclaw Oktoberfest underwent a name change this year to go along with the many other evolutionary steps it has taken.

King County Propositon No. 1 failing | Special Election

  • Apr 22, 2014 at 9:19PM

King County Transportation District Proposition No. 1 Sales and Use Tax

Sumner coach leads perfect season

  • Nov 18, 2013 at 2:05PM

Enumclaw native Keith Ross is the head football coach for the Sumner Spartans, and for the first time ever, he has coached his team to a perfect season.

19th annual Fantasy Lights begins Nov. 28

  • Nov 19, 2013 at 11:27AM

The 19th annual Fantasy Lights display will again dazzle viewers with new themes and yearly additions to the largest drive-through display of lights in the Northwest.

White River beats Orting and jumps into state’s Elite Eight | Slideshow

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 10:48AM

The White River Hornets have blazed into the state’s Elite Eight and will be looking for a berth in the state quarterfinals when they line up Saturday afternoon against powerful Tumwater.

Jacoby Miles and the day for miracles at Bonney Lake Lowe's | Slideshow

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 11:31AM

A large gathering came together at Lowe's in Bonney Lake to run a 5k as a fundraising event for 16-year-old Jacoby Miles, who suffered a spinal injury last year during a gymnastics practice.

Recalling the universal gasp when Kennedy was shot | Carol Weedman Reed

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 12:59PM

Awash in adrenaline, my heart beat like an out of control train, and my stomach seized into itself. I sat stiffly in the molded plastic chair on the stage of my high school in a Maryland suburb of Washington, D.C.

Cayuse closed for the season; Chinook Pass reopened | Washington State Department of Transportation

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 12:28PM

A challenging combination of harsh weather and hazardous conditions led the Washington State Department of Transportation and the National Park Service to determine that State Route 123 Cayuse Pass will remain closed for the season.

King County Council meeting highlights | Apri 28-May 2

  • Apr 27, 2014 at 3:49PM

Council members will hear public testimony during their monthly public comment period. Speakers will have two minutes to address Council members on matters relating to county government.

Man sentenced after robbing Maple Valley marijuana distributor | U.S. District Court

  • Apr 27, 2014 at 3:45PM

A federal felon who was still under court supervision when he committed an armed robbery of a marijuana distributor was sentenced today to 14 years in prison, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

Two suspects arrested in Bonney Lake High bomb-threat case

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 10:00AM updated Nov 22, 2013 at 1:31PM

Two juvenile suspects were arrested the afternoon of Nov. 20 for allegedly making a bomb threat at Bonney Lake High School. Students and staff were evacuated the morning before when the note was discovered.

Burn ban elevated to Stage 2 in Pierce County

  • Nov 23, 2013 at 11:20AM

The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency is elevating Pierce County to a Stage 2 burn ban to protect residents from worsening air quality, effective at 2:00 p.m. November 23, 2013. This ban remains in effect until further notice.

King and Pierce counties burn ban | Puget Sound Clean Air Agency

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 1:41PM

There is a stage 1 burn ban has been called for King and Snohomish counties, effective today at 2 p.m.

White River ends state run | State Football

  • Nov 24, 2013 at 2:05PM

Members of this year’s White River High football team will remember posting eight victories, a district win and a triumph in the opening round of the state playoffs that propelled them into the Class 2A’s Elite Eight.

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