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Why such a polarized process? | Rich Elfers

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 3:58PM

“While American politics has always been a shrill, partisan, and ugly business going back to the Founding Fathers, we have rarely been so polarized and so unable to execute even the basic functions of the government, much less tackle the most difficult and divisive problems facing the country.”

City leaders too willing to spend citizen money | Letters

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 3:59PM

Our city officials seem to have problems agreeing on anything except spending money. Now they have hired a survey company to ask its citizens for their opinions on the best way to pay for repairs to our roads.

Traffic alert: City expects congestion, delays for Friday's concert at Amphitheatre

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 10:00AM updated Aug 29, 2014 at 10:55AM

Friday's NIN/Soundgarden concert at the White River Amphitheatre is expected to create traffic delays on Auburn Way South and other parts of the city.

Stryker Phd come out of Longacres Mile in good shape | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 10:46AM

Assistant trainer Sharon Ross said Stryker Phd emerged from the Longacres Mile in great shape and returned to the track Thursday morning for exercise.

Preserve the Harvest for Winter Meals and Holiday Gifts | Melinda Myers

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 3:35PM

The cucumbers have filled the vegetable drawer, you’ve run out of cabbage recipes and your family is refusing to eat one more BLT.

Help tally Washington’s cyclists and walkers this fall | WSDOT

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 3:31PM

During a three-day survey last year, volunteers counted nearly 66,000 bicyclists and pedestrians across Washington

Immunization rates forWashington youths improve

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 3:27PM

Immunization rates for Washington toddlers increased from last year, according to the latest Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) National Immunization Survey.

Washington Healthplanfinder to provide more health plan options

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 1:53PM

The Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board today provided final certification of Qualified Health Plans to be offered through Washington Healthplanfinderduring the second open enrollment period.

Suspicious person hanging around | Enumclaw Police

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 9:24AM

Staff at a Roosevelt Avenue coffee stand called police the morning of Aug. 19, asking for extra patrol due to a suspicious person hanging around the stand.

Frequently asked questions about marijuana advertising | Washington State Liquor Control Board

  • Aug 28, 2014 at 9:21AM

he board limits each retail licensed premises to one sign identifying the retail outlet by the licensee's business name or trade name that is affixed or hanging in the windows or on the outside of the premises that is visible to the general public from the public right of way. The size of the sign is limited to 1,600 square inches.

Human food often causes problem in pets | All About Pets

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 5:48PM

Many pet owners do their best to ensure optimal health for their companion animals. Veterinary visits, exercise and diet play an integral role in pet health.

Healthier food choices for student returning to class | King County Public Health

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 4:02PM

Students across King County will have more options for healthy food this school year. From healthier choices in vending machines to more local produce in the lunch line, schools are rapidly becoming better places to nurture learning and good health.

State Route 99 reopens on time | WSDOT

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 12:51PM

Commuters, bus riders and bicyclists welcomed back their normal weekday commutes Wednesday after crews reopened State Route 99 near South Lake Union at 4 a.m.

90 health plans approved for 2015 Washington’s Exchange

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 11:06AM

The Office of the Insurance Commissioner has approved 10 health insurers to sell 90 individual health plans inside Washington’s Exchange, Washington Healthplanfinder next year.

Buckley's Griffin Place filly earns top price in summer sale | Washington Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 10:16AM

The first foal out of Washington champion Zenovit, a colt, also sired by Tribal Rule – one of the great Storm Cat’s many top-siring sons – was bred and raised.

Most Puget Sound closing to crabbing | Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 10:32AM

Most areas of Puget Sound will close to recreational crab fishing at sunset on Labor Day (Sept. 1), with summer catch reports due by midnight Oct. 1.

Make time in your day to talk to, listen to God | Church Corner

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 4:17PM

How many times do you say, “I am just too busy?” Or “I don’t have enough time in my day to do...”

'Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War' | Rich Elfers

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 4:14PM

In his memoir, “Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War,” former secretary of defense under both Bush and Obama, Robert M. Gates, states that he fought four wars at the same time

Thanks to Reichert for solving issue with IRS | Letter

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 4:06PM

How often can you say that your elected officials have personally been a big help to you?

Heavy congestion expected Tuesday afternoon as work on SR 99 nears completion

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 4:00PM

Construction work on State Route 99 is on schedule and nearing completion, but drivers will need to plan ahead to avoid the congestion experienced during Monday evening’s commute.

Frank Osborne: A life of teaching and baseball | Dennis Box

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 3:15PM

A baseball life. If one incomplete sentence can sum up Frank Osborne’s life, those three words may come close, while still falling short.

Enumclaw and White River school districts struggle with ‘fail’ label

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 3:08PM

The state of Washington and the U.S. Department of Education are playing a game of chicken that puts Washington state students in the middle.

Spend summer’s last holiday weekend having fun, not stuck in traffic

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 4:37PM

With Washingtonians gearing up to celebrate the last, long holiday weekend of the summer, travelers are advised to plan ahead for heavy traffic on the state’s major highways.

Cumberland hot spot still packs ‘em in | Wally's World

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 4:35PM

I’m not sure when Fred Nolte, of Deep Lake fame, originally built the Cumberland saloon. Suffice to say, he opened it as a hotel sometime before 190

Enumclaw High School club hosts outdoor movie for good cause

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 4:31PM

Community members are invited to grab a blanket or lawn chair and head to Pete’s Pool in Enumclaw Sept. 13 and watch a family-friendly film on a gigantic movie screen.

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