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Rains ending - flood warning | National Weather Service

  • Mar 9, 2014 at 9:56PM

The National Weather Service is forecasting showers Monday and mostly sunny skies Tuesday.

Monody to the Sound of Zithers by Kay Boyle |

  • Mar 9, 2014 at 9:08PM

Kay Boyle's first published poem, "Monody to the Sound of Zithers," originally appeared in Poetry: A Magazine of Verse in 1922.

Emerging leaders initiative returns | Small Business Administration

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 10:39AM

A solar company that increased staff by nearly 50 percent, a medical equipment firm that opened a retail division, a trucking company revolutionizing the way truckers are paid in a struggling industry, and a storage company that opened a new location – these are a few examples of the successful, sustainable growth achieved by Seattle-area graduates of the Emerging Leaders initiative.

WSDOT closures on I-5 and I-90

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 10:30AM

Not only do we have very important expansion joint replacement work that will close lanes on the northbound Interstate 5 collector-distributor in downtown Seattle this weekend, we also have several large events taking place.

White River graduate completes U.S. Navy basic training

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 10:24AM

Navy Seaman Wesley K. Deacon, son of Gary L. and Tina Davenport of Clifton Park, N.Y., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.

One arrest for possession of drugs | Enumclaw Police

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 10:21AM

DRUG POSSESSION: Security staff alerted police to a suspicious subject at 10:30 a.m. March 3 at a Battersby Avenue location.

Tanka by Sadakichi Hartmann |

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 10:08AM

"Tanka" was first published in Hartmann's collection of poetryDrifting Flowers of the Sea and Other Poems (1904). A note published with this poem states, "The Tanka (short poem) is the most popular and characteristic of the various forms of Japanese poetry. It consists of five lines of 5, 7, 5, 7, and 7 syllables--31 syllables in all. The addition of the rhyme is original with the author."

Crystal to GreenWater | Weather report March 8

  • Mar 8, 2014 at 10:06AM

Temperature: Not Available Elevation Feet:2600 Elevation Meters:792

White River girls win close game at state | Girls State Basketball Tournament

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 5:27PM

The White River girls took a 52-50 over Lake Washington today, March 7, at the Yakima SunDome.

White River boys lose to Mark Morris | Boys State Basketball Tournament

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 5:32PM

The Hornet boys lost 56-54 to Mark Morris today, March 7, at the Yakima SunDome.

Change your clocks, change your batteries | State Fire Marshal

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 10:48AM

As the time change approaches on Sunday, March 9, 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.

Washington state Legislature approves gun bill for juveniles

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 10:34AM

A bill aimed at providing early treatment to kids found with guns was passed out of the Senate yesterday on a 44-5 vote and will now be delivered to Gov. Inslee for his signature.

Washington State Patrol cites state law for drivers heeding emergency vehicles

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 10:31AM

Washington State Patrol is reminding drivers that state law requires them to slow down, and move left if safe, when passing emergency vehicles stopped beside the roadway.

Joe Dear, a Man of Integrity and Humility | Don Brunell

  • Mar 7, 2014 at 10:23AM

It is rare that someone with deep roots in Washington State has his obituary published in the New York Times, but when Joe Dear died, the newspaper ran an extensive story.

White River boys fall to Anacortes in opening round | STATE BASKETBALL

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 5:37PM

The White River boys found the going mighty rough during the opening round of the Class 2A state boys basketball tournament, falling 77-51 to the Anacortes Seahawks.

Crystal to GreenWater | Weather report March 6

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 5:17PM

Temperature: Not Available Elevation Feet:2600 Elevation Meters:792

Person jumps from moving vehicle | Enumclaw Police

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 1:00PM updated at 5:12PM

Police were told March 2 that someone jumped from a moving vehicle as it traveled on Griffin Avenue in the downtown area.

White River girls open with 80-60 loss | STATE BASKETBALL

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 4:03PM

White River High's Lady Hornets were one of just eight teams tipping off the Class 2A girls state basketball tournament Thursday in Yakima. Playing in the cozy confines of the SunDome, Round One wasn't a pleasant experience for coach Chris Gibson and his troops. The Hornets dropped into the loser's bracket Thursday after suffering an 80-60 loss to the Mark Morris Monarchs.

King County Fire District 28 launches community helper program

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 1:17PM

King County Fire District 28 has launched a "community helper" program, which seeks volunteers to assist the department with non-emergency functions.

Obama administration announcement to extend non-compliant health plans does not apply to Washington state | Insurance Commissioner

  • Mar 6, 2014 at 1:14PM

The announcement today by the Obama administration to allow non-compliant or previously cancelled health plans to continue for another two years does not apply to Washington state.

Protect your business from spring weather threats | Small Business Administration

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 5:08PM

Floods are a threat for areas hit by heavy late-winter snowfalls. Severe storms—sometimes in the form of deadly tornadoes or massive rainfall—often wreak havoc across the U.S. during spring.

Lawyer who fled returns from Taiwan to face charges | Washington State Insurance Commissioner

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 5:03PM

Insurance Commissioner Mike Kreidler’s Special Investigations Unit (SIU) helped apprehend a Seattle attorney who fled the United States when he was charged in December 2013 with five felonies related to the theft of an insurance settlement.

White River Dollars for Scholars seeking donars

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 4:58PM

The White River Dollars for Scholars program awarded nearly $30,000 in scholarships last spring to White River School District graduates.

Families of Brady Carroll thank you for benefit dinner and auction

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 4:55PM

The families of Brady Carroll would like to thank the Buckley community and surrounding areas for the amazing turnout for the Feb. 1 Brady Carroll Benefit Dinner and Auction.

First recreational marijuana license issued by Washington State Liquor Control Board

  • Mar 5, 2014 at 2:28PM

The Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) today issued the state’s first licenses to produce and process recreational marijuana during a Board meeting at its headquarters in Olympia.

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