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Wooding keeps state final close

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:50PM

Having his grandfather Dick Wooding, a Washington State Hall of Fame coach and former Spartan mentor in the 1980s, place a second-place medal around his neck Saturday night at Mat Classic, the state Class 3A wrestling tournament, was an honor for Tyler Wooding – but being runner-up is still a hard pill to swallow when the goal was a state title.

Tracy captures crown

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:49PM

The only one who appeared calm during Addison Tracy’s overtime victory for the 145-pound Class 3A state wrestling championship Saturday night, seemed to be the Bonney Lake High senior.

Enumclaw wins second-straight state title

  • Feb 23, 2009 at 10:49PM

Back to back.

Enumclaw wrestlers ready to defend title

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 17, 2009 at 9:33AM

Hornets send record 14 to state with seven regional champions

Neighbors were few and far between on farm | Jean Gillespie

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 10:00PM updated Feb 17, 2009 at 9:16AM

One time dad went to “the shack” to work. He went alone with the horses and wagon and took his dinner. Some of us kids usually went with him on these trips but this time we chose to stay home.

Mom puts a face, hers, on Facebook

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:12PM

I love to surprise my kids.

Debating talk radio’s tilt to the right

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:12PM

Let’s start where everyone agrees. There are far more conservative voices on the radio than liberal voices. Most people digest this morsel of information with a shoulder shrug. There are, after all, more than 30 other stations on the dial, along with hundreds of choices on satellite radio, and of course limitless options for what you play on your iPod or the CD player in your car.

Pop some corn, settle in for a date with Oscar

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:12PM

Well, gang, after considerable promotion and the usual display of Vera Wang evening attire worn by a long parade of emotional retards, the Critics’ Choice Awards, People’s Choice Awards and the Golden Globes are finally behind us and – if you can muster any further suspense and interest in the movies and the superstars who make them – we can prepare yet another bowl of popcorn and settle back to watch the most prestigious crapshoot of the bunch, the Oscars.

Heart health book published for February

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:11PM

With February being American Heart Month, there is no better time to take steps toward improving your heart’s health and overall well-being through better diet and exercise.

Alaskan wilderness adventure provides beautiful memories to last a lifetime

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:11PM

It was late in the day and the marshlands stretched for miles, with shallow channels leading in numerous directions, draining away the last of the salt water before low tide. Trudging across the mud flats, my kayak sliding easily behind me on the slick surface, I kept my mind on high alert. I’m tired and alone. Cold and hungry. Can’t make any mistakes here. The Forest Service cabin peeked above the tall grass and after 10 hours of steady paddling through rainsqualls, the cabin, with a woodstove and dry wood, was all I craved for the day’s efforts.

Stroke warning signs are easily detected

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:11PM

Stroke, also called brain attack, occurs when bloodflow to the brain is disrupted. Disruption in bloodflow is caused when either a blood clot or piece of plaque blocks one of the vital blood vessels in the brain (ischemic stroke), or when a blood vessel in the brain bursts, spilling blood into surrounding tissues (hemorrhagic stroke).

Sometimes God’s will gets tested

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:11PM

I’m reading this passage that says “accept all authority – the king as head of state and the officials he has appointed…It is God’s will that your good lives should silence those who make foolish accusations against you” while I’m waiting for the final inspection by the electrical inspector. So when she comes in and starts taking off all the covers, getting out the ladder and climbing up in the crawl space, looking behind the panels and being incredibly thorough, the electrician looks at me with a kind of worried expression on his face and whispers, “man, she’s tough.” And I’m fine with that because I’m not the electrician.

A Happy Valentine’s Day

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:11PM

Heart health supporters seeing red in February

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:10PM

If you watched the news on Channel 4 Feb. 6, you noticed that all the women wore red dresses and the men red ties. They were celebrating “Go Red for Women Day” sponsored by the American Heart Association.

“Amazing Moments” is a hit for sports fans in the family

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:10PM

“A is for Amazing Moments” by Brad Herzog, illustrated by Melanie Rose, c.2008, Sleeping Bear Press, $17.95, 40 pages.

Think about getting cool-season crops in the ground

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:10PM

Marianne Binetti will speak at the Northwest Flower and Garden Show, 10 a.m. Saturday on “New Plants for Old Gardens” and at 2 p.m. Sunday on “Garden Thunder from Down Under.” The show is at the Washington State Convention Center in downtown Seattle. For more information go to

Passing the Gavel

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:10PM


  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:10PM

Five Years Ago

Chocolate Paradise

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:09PM

Black Diamond kicks off golden anniversary

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:09PM

Though Black Diamond has been inhabited since before the days when coal was king at the turn of the 20th century, it has only been incorporated as a town for 50 years.

NASCAR Sprint Cup Fast Facts

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:09PM

That NASCAR is the No. 1 spectator sport as 17 of 20 highest attended U.S. sporting events in 2008 were NASCAR races.


  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:09PM

Date Site

It’s 9 Time

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:08PM

This could be the season it all clicks for NASCAR Sprint Cup hometown hero Kasey Kahne.

WR finishes season with loss

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:08PM

White River High’s boys basketball team expended every ounce of energy toward upsetting its rival on Enumclaw’s home court Friday, but just couldn’t get it done before a noisy and lively partisan Enumclaw crowd, falling 64-55.

League-leading Hornets prepare for postseason

  • Feb 16, 2009 at 11:08PM

The White River High girls wrapped up a perfect South Puget Sound League 3A season with a Friday night victory over Enumclaw and now look forward to postseason play.

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