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New turf for Hornets, Panthers

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 4:00PM

Athletes of all ages, shapes and sizes will soon enjoy new playing surfaces at both Bonney Lake and White River high schools. Work crews were at both schools last week. At White River, workers began tearing up the Sprinturf that served Hornet athletes for more than a decade. Soon, a new AstroTurf field will be installed.

Education funding in 57 Seconds, Part 3 | Senator Joe Fain

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 3:30PM

Having a great teacher in every classroom is essential to providing all children with a world-class education.

PSE customers encouraged to be energy efficient as temperatures soar

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 1:00PM

Puget Sound Energy is encouraging its more than 1.1 million electric customers to be even more energy conscious as temperatures jump into the 90s over the next few days.

How can I tell if my fireworks are legal? | Washington State Patrol

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 12:00PM

To ensure that you purchase legal consumer fireworks that are both safe and high quality, visit one of the many fireworks stands operating during the Fourth of July fireworks sales period. By law, fireworks stands may only sell approved and legal fireworks.

Women's workshop offers instruction on fishing, hunting, outdoor skills | Department of Fish and Wildlife

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 11:00AM

Women can learn the basics of fishing, hunting and other outdoor skills at a September weekend workshop that includes sessions led by several Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) experts.

Mutual of Enumclaw donates to Enumclaw Fire Department/King County Fire District No. 28 for ladder truck

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Jun 29, 2015 at 12:14AM

Mutual of Enumclaw donated $32,500 to the Enumclaw Fire Department / King County Fire District No. 28 for the new ladder truck.

Auburn, Covington teenagers injured in early morning crash

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 11:15PM

A crash on state Route 18 at about 3 a.m. Sunday, June 28, resulted in two injured teenagers, was one transported to Harborview and the other was taken from the scene by her parents.

Belle Hill wins $50,000 Irish Day Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 10:49PM

Belle Hill unleashed a powerful wide rally and rolled to a four-length victory over Seeking the Light in Sunday’s $50,000 Irish Day Handicap for 3-year-old fillies at Emerald Downs.

Remembertobreathe wins Saturday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 11:15AM

Canadian invader Remembertobreathe collared Grinder Sparksaglo in the final stride for a head victory Saturday in the $21,500 feature race for 3-year-olds and up at Emerald Downs.

$50,000 Boeing Handicap | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 10:59AM

Trainer Tom Wenzel holds a pair of aces in the $50,000 Boeing Handicap for older fillies and mares at one mile on Sunday, July 5.

Perfect Night makes it to winner's circle | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 11:25AM

Perfect Night refused to lose Friday night at Emerald Downs.

Budget deal reached by state Legislature | Sen. Joe Fain

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 10:50AM

On the 163rd day of the 2015 legislative session lawmakers reached a bipartisan agreement on a new two-year operating budget.

Fatal Crash at Evans Creek off-road vehicle park | East Pierce Fire and Rescue

  • Jun 28, 2015 at 10:21AM

Two people were injured, one fatally, in a single vehicle rollover crash at Evans Creek off-road vehicle park.

Can’t know God without knowing the church | Church Corner

  • Jun 27, 2015 at 2:00PM

There are two things in life you can’t do alone - one is to be married and the other is to be a Christian.

Considering the death of socialism | Rich Elfers

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 3:54PM

Karl Marx’s theory of socialism died in 1991 with the collapse of the Soviet Union. It died in all but name in China after the Tiananmen Square massacre in the summer of 1989.

Nothing quite like bringing in bales | In The Day

  • Jun 27, 2015 at 1:00PM

Driving past the first fields of perfectly-formed, rectangular hay bales evoked many memories for this farm kid. If you’ve never done it before, putting in hay is a grueling, hot, sticky, sweaty mess.

New Black Diamond food bank hours | Black Diamond Community Center

  • Jun 27, 2015 at 11:00AM

The Black Diamond Community Center’s Food Bank hours are Monday thru Thursday, 9am to 4pm.

Toll rates in SR 520 bridge, Tacoma Narrows increase July 1 | Department of Transportation

  • Jun 27, 2015 at 9:00AM

In May 2015, the Washington State Transportation Commission increased tolls on the SR 520 that will go into effect on July 1. SR 520 Bridge toll rates will increase approximately 2.5 percent next week.

Puyallup man sentenced to two years for hash oil blast | US Attorney's Office

  • Jun 27, 2015 at 10:00AM

A Puyallup man making hash oil for an illegal marijuana edible operation was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to 24 months in prison and three years’ supervised release, announced U.S. Attorney Annette L. Hayes.

Grocery Outlet kicks off their 5th annual Independence From Hunger campaign

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 2:00PM

Grocery Outlet will launch its 5th Annual Independence From Hunger® Food Drive on July 1, 2015 to donate food and money throughout July, traditionally a time when food agencies experience the greatest need to serve children who are off from school during the summer.

Breakfast at the Wire returns on Saturdays | Emerald Downs

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 12:47PM

Breakfast at the Wire – where fans can enjoy a leisurely breakfast while watching horses in morning workouts – returns for a second season that started on Saturday, July 18.

Marriage equality: AG Ferguson's statement on Supreme Court decision

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 12:00PM

Today, Washington state Attorney General Bob Ferguson issued the following statement regarding the U.S. Supreme Court's ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges. The court held same-sex marriage is legal nationwide. Attorney General Ferguson joined 15 other states in filing a "friend of the court" brief in the case, supporting marriage equality for same-sex couples.

Celebrate your safety as well as your independence | Enumclaw Fire Department

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 11:00AM

King County Fire District #28, the City of Enumclaw, and the Enumclaw Police Department want to remind residents and visitors that the Fourth of July, while a time to celebrate our Country’s Independence, is also a day of potential injuries and fires.

West Nile virus found in Yakima County mosquitoes | Department of Health

  • Jun 26, 2015 at 10:00AM

The first West Nile virus detection of the season was found in mosquitoes collected in Yakima County this week by Benton County Mosquito Control District. It’s the first sign that the virus is active in our state this summer.

Hot weather warning for Puget Sound | Tacoma - Pierce County Health Department

  • Jun 25, 2015 at 3:37PM

The National Weather Service has issued a special weather statement for hot weather for parts of the Puget Sound area this weekend. Temperatures are expected to be in the upper 80s to mid 90s on Friday through Sunday.

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