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Three miles of color | Slideshow

  • Aug 5, 2015 at 10:28AM

More than 2000 runners braved the heat last Saturday and signed up for the Win Me 5K Color Run at the Expo Center.

Pierce County primary election results | Carbonado, Charter Review, Port

  • Aug 4, 2015 at 9:07PM

The Pierce County Auditor's primary election night results show Carbonado's Emily Jones and Roberta Kyllonen will be moving forward to the general election.

Helping King County’s animals, from lost dogs to injured horses

  • Aug 4, 2015 at 4:00PM

When our animal friends need a helping hand, who’s there to help them? King County TV recently rode along with employees from King County Animal Control Services as they responded to reports of injured or escaped animals.

Full weekend SR 167 closure across Puyallup River begins Aug. 7 | Department of Transportation

  • Aug 4, 2015 at 3:13PM

Drivers who rely on the State Route 167 Puyallup River Bridges (Meridian) are encouraged to plan for delays and alternate routes during the weekend of Aug. 7. Both the northbound and southbound SR 167 bridges that span the Puyallup River will be closed to traffic while crews relocate an obsolete steel truss bridge.

Breastfeeding-friendly hospitals help create “Healthiest Next Generation” | Department of Health

  • Aug 4, 2015 at 1:00PM

Breastfeeding can give babies a healthy start in life. Hospitals play an important role in helping mothers start and continue breastfeeding. A new state program, Breastfeeding Friendly Washington Hospitals, recognizes hospitals that are taking steps to support breastfeeding.

Driver arrested | Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • Aug 9, 2015 at 9:00AM

An officer on patrol shortly before 2 a.m. July 26 spotted a vehicle being driven recklessly on 284th Avenue Southeast. The vehicle was stopped and the driver was taken into custody, booked and later released on charges of reckless driving and driving under the influence. The vehicle was impounded.

Two drivers intoxicated | Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • Aug 8, 2015 at 9:00AM

A two-car collision occured at 11 p.m. July 24 in the vicinity of 244th Avenue Southeast and Southeast 440th Street. Police responded and took both motorists into custody for driving under the influence. Each was booked and later released after posting cash bail. Both vehicles were impounded.

Stolen liquor, fighting | Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • Aug 6, 2015 at 9:00AM

An officer responded the afternoon of July 28 to the vicinity of Railroad Street and Griffin Avenue after hearing of a possible fight in progress. Contact was made with a victim and it was determined there was probably cause for the arrest of a suspect.

Officer bitten | Enumclaw Police Blotter

  • Aug 5, 2015 at 9:00AM

A city officer was bitten by a dog the afternoon of July 28 while investigation a possible forgery. Information was forwarded to King County Animal Control.

Keith Banks departs after 41 years with district

  • Aug 4, 2015 at 11:00AM

In 1967, the Beatles released “Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band.” That’s how Keith Banks opened his retirement letter to the White River School District’s board of directors and Superintendent Janel Keating.

West Nile virus horse cases confirmed in several new counties | Department of Agriculture

  • Aug 3, 2015 at 5:00PM

The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) has confirmed five new cases of West Nile virus in horses, bringing to six the number of cases so far this year and now surpassing the total number in the state for all of 2014.

Toll-dispute program helps thousands of customers | Department of Transportation

  • Aug 3, 2015 at 4:00PM

More than 2,200 drivers had approximately 27,000 civil penalty fees for unpaid tolls waived through a new program introduced last week by the Washington State Department of Transportation.

Commission to consider waterfowl seasons, discuss steelhead management | Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Aug 3, 2015 at 2:52PM

The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will conduct a public hearing and take action on proposed 2015-16 migratory waterfowl hunting seasons during a public meeting Aug. 7-8 in Olympia.

More teen boys getting vaccinated against cancer causing disease | Department of Health

  • Aug 3, 2015 at 1:00PM

Significantly more teen boys in Washington are getting vaccinated against HPV, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Data for teen immunizations were released this week by the CDC in the 2014 National Immunization Survey. Washington immunization rates for teens rose for every vaccine and dose, except for the third dose of HPV for teen girls. The HPV vaccines protect against human papilloma virus strains that cause 75 percent of cervical cancers; the vaccine is the best tool for HPV-related cancers.

Help count Washington’s cyclists and walkers this fall | Department of Transportation

  • Aug 3, 2015 at 12:00PM

More than 72,000 bicyclists and pedestrians were counted by volunteers across Washington during a three-day survey in 2014. As another survey cycle nears, about 400 volunteers will again be needed this fall to count the number of people who ride bike or walk to their destinations. Volunteer registration is starting now.

Green River levee maintenance work resumes in early August | King County

  • Aug 3, 2015 at 11:38AM

Maintenance work by King County continues along a dozen miles of levees that protect the cities of Renton, Tukwila and Kent from Green River flooding. This work requires temporary, intermittent closures of sections of the Green River Trail, which sits atop the levee system through the Green River Valley.

Salmonella illness outbreak may be linked to pork

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 11:17PM

The outbreak of Salmonella infections that may be linked to pork products has grown to 90 cases in several counties around the state.

Five day westbound lane closure east of Snoqualmie Pass next week

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 11:48PM

Drivers traveling westbound on Interstate 90, will experience delays due to a major lane closure next wee

Washington State Patrol seeks information on hit and run

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 11:08PM

The Washington State Patrol is seeking information regarding a hit and run injury collision involving a car and pedestrian.

Stryker Phd to run for second consecutive win picture in $200,000 Longacres Mile

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 10:34PM

Pending late mail, 23 horses have been nominated to the 80th running of the $200,000 Longacres Mile on Sunday, August 16.

Washington Oaks and Emerald Downs Derby draws strong field | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 10:45PM

It’s championship time for 3-year-olds at Emerald Downs.

Enumclaw jockey Gallyn Mitchell rides Sunday feature winner | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 9:14PM

Among the Stars took the early lead and rolled to a powerful 6 ¼-length victory Sunday in the $18,800 feature race for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

Seadrifter takes lead early for win | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 10:51PM

Seadrifter raced to an early lead and held off all challengers for a 1 ¼-length victory Friday in the Stella Artois Purse for older fillies and mares.

Tribal Waters takes Saturday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 10:48PM

Tribal Waters surged late and scored a three-length victory Saturday in the $13,600 Muckleshoot Casino Purse for 3-year-olds and up.

In my husband’s world, all is well | Living with Gleigh

  • Aug 2, 2015 at 9:20PM

My whole house has been turned on end as we prepare to welcome my youngest daughter’s best friend into our home to live with us during their senior year.

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