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National Weather Service releases wind advisory for Saturday

  • Nov 1, 2013 at 3:32PM

The National Weather Service has released a wind advisory and forecasts rain heavy enough to cause minor flooding for Saturday.

National Weather Service wind advisory | Gusts to 57 mph

  • Nov 2, 2013 at 1:04PM

A WIND ADVISORY IS ISSUED WHEN SUSTAINED WINDS OF 30 TO 39 MPH AND/OR GUSTS OF 45 TO 57 MPH ARE LIKELY.

Fall back and check fire alarm batteries | Washington State Fire Marshal

  • Nov 2, 2013 at 1:26PM

As the time change approaches on Sunday, November 3rd, the Washington State Fire Marshal’s Office reminds residents that one easy step can help save their lives – changing the batteries in their smoke alarms.

It’s like a date! | Living with Gleigh

  • Nov 3, 2013 at 4:05PM

It’s taken my husband and me a couple years to adjust to having teens around the house. They have opinions of their own, once they are driving they want to go places by themselves, and they may or may not do what we want when we want them to do it.

Breeders' Cup World Championships XXX | Washington Connection Recap

  • Nov 9, 2013 at 6:42PM

eginning with the pre-Breeders' Cup stakes on Friday, Nov. 1, former Washington trainer Mike Harrington and his wife Patricia's homebred two-year-old Better Bet, a California-bred son of Southern Image-Short Sentence, a daughter of Harrington-trained Swiss Yodeler (who would sire the winner, Swiss Lake Yodeler, of the Golden State Juvenile Fillies Stakes one race later), won the Golden State Juvenile Stakes.

There may be chaos still around the world by George Santayana | Poets.org

  • Nov 9, 2013 at 6:48PM

There may be chaos still around the world, This little world that in my thinking lies; For mine own bosom is the paradise Where all my life's fair visions are unfurled.

Investment adviser convicted of wire fraud and money laundering | U.S. District

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 7:04PM

A long-time Seattle investment adviser was convicted today by a federal jury of 32 criminal counts including wire fraud, money laundering and investment advisor fraud, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

Pierce County tax preparer sentenced for filing false returns | U.S. District Court

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 8:04PM

A former tax preparer who enriched himself by filing false tax returns for low income people was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to 30 months in prison, three years of supervised release and $2.4 million in restitution for a false claims conspiracy, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

Violent felon sentenced for attempted assault on federal officer | U.S. District Court

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 7:46PM

A repeat offender who attempted to shoot a U.S. Marshal while handcuffed, was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to 15 years in prison, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

King County Council meeting highlights | Nov. 11-15

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 7:08PM

A resolution adopting the Flood District’s 2014 work program, budget, operating budget for King County, capital budget, six-year capital improvement program, oversight budget and opportunity fund project list, and authorizing improvements (Substitute Resolution FCD2013-14.2).

Hotline to report dead, sick or injured swans available | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 7:50PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) has re-established a hotline to report dead, sick or injured swans in three northwest Washington counties as part of its ongoing effort to assess the impact of lead poisoning on trumpeter swans.

Better Business Bureau accepts entries for 2014 Business of the Year Torch Awards

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 7:54PM

Better Business Bureau announces that it is now accepting entries and nominations for the 2014 Business of the Year Torch Awards.

Relic - Poem by Rachel Richardson | Ted Kooser

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 7:16PM

Most of us will never touch a Klansman’s robe, or want to touch one. Rachel Richardson, who lives in North Carolina, here touches one for us, so that none of us will ever have to.

In the club | Living with Gleigh

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 7:13PM

My husband and I sat down with my oldest daughter last week to help her vote for the first time. I'm not going to go into how I voted and whether I'm for or against this or that, I'm just going to comment on the process.

Time to remove campaign signs | Washington State Department of Transportation

  • Nov 10, 2013 at 7:38PM

Now that the elections are over, it’s time to remove campaign signs from private properties along state highways.

Whether to serve, or be served | Rich Elfers

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 11:31AM

There are two attitudes of elected officials to their jobs: to serve, or to be served. While there are some political office holders who do both, it has been my observation that politicians predominantly do one or the other. Why does it matter, and how can you know which is which? Let me give you my observation on this important issue.

2014 King County budget highlights

  • Nov 12, 2013 at 11:24AM

Inside the Orion Center there are programs providing shelter and critical services to homeless youth. The members of the Metropolitan King County Council’s Budget Leadership Team said today that their proposed 2014 budget enhances services like these and protects housing throughout the County.

Drowsy Driving Prevention Week | Washington State Patrol

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 8:52AM

Washington State Patrol roopers see it and hear it all the time. A driver telling a trooper after a collision, “I don’t know what happened, I must have fallen asleep.”

Diaster fraud hotline followng Typhoon Haiyan | U.S. Justice Department

  • Nov 13, 2013 at 12:32PM

The Department of Justice, the FBI, and the National Center for Disaster Fraud (NCDF) remind the public that there is a potential for disaster fraud in the aftermath of a natural disaster.

Saturday update set for general election results | King County Elections

  • Nov 15, 2013 at 9:27AM

King County Elections will update general election results as scheduled by 4:30 p.m. today andtomorrow, and will add a posting on Saturday, Nov. 16 by 4:30 p.m.

Mother sentenced to 40 years for bleaching child's eyes

  • Nov 16, 2013 at 10:00AM updated at 4:32PM

Jennifer Mothershead, 31, received an exceptional sentence of 40 years in prison after a jury found her guilty on October 4, 2013 of Assault of a Child in the First Degree. The defendant repeatedly put bleach into her daughter's eyes, causing permanent vision loss in the child's right eye.

Come together and share your joy with community | Church Corner

  • Nov 18, 2013 at 4:35PM

A short little giggle and then another. Soon the small boy is caught up in a full-blown laugh attack and a sparkle reflects in the wetness of his eyes. But these are tears of joy and laughter, not of sorrow or pain.

Washington State Department of Revenue received 585 marijuana business license applications

  • Nov 20, 2013 at 2:38PM

The Washington State Department of Revenue announced it has received 585 completed applications submitted online for marijuana business licenses since Monday, Nov. 18, 2013.

Colder temperatures brings spike in vehicle-wildlife collisions | South King County Transportation News

  • Nov 21, 2013 at 1:29PM

This is the time of year we typically see a spike in collisions between vehicles and wildlife.

McCleary fights to unanimous decision in pro boxing debut

  • Nov 22, 2013 at 1:41PM

Jeremy McCleary's professional boxing debut was a successful one, as the White River High product fought his way to a unanimous decision in a four-round bout.

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