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Pick your preferred bully, then vote | Rich Elfers

  • May 6, 2016 at 1:30PM

"That government is best which governs least."

Firefighters earn their compensation, benefits | Letter to the Editor

  • May 7, 2016 at 10:04AM

I wasn't going to respond to Mr. DeVol's comments on the law enforcement officers and firefighters (LEOFF) retirement benefits because I'm confident our history of service justifies them. But as John Calvin once said, "A dog barks when his master is attacked."

300 pounds of unused prescription drugs collected | King County

  • May 7, 2016 at 12:34PM

On April 30th, 2016, Deputies from the King County Sheriff's Office and members of its contract cities participated in a special prescription drug take back and disposal program sponsored by the Drug Enforcement Agency.

So much to be thankful for | Church Corner

  • May 8, 2016 at 9:03AM

"Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray the Lord my soul to keep…etc, etc, etc." Many of us learn that bedtime prayer early on in life. Some of us learn as well the Lord's Prayer, "Our Father, who art in heaven, hallowed be thy name…"

First Zika case reported in King County | King County Public Health

  • May 8, 2016 at 10:27AM

King County's first case of Zika infection was reported today by Public Health – Seattle & King County.

What is the Kuiper Belt? | Ask Dr. Universe

  • May 8, 2016 at 11:46AM

What is the Kuiper Belt? -Zaara, 7, Deep Bay, Australia

East Pierce thanks voters | Thank You

  • May 9, 2016 at 4:30PM

I would like to take this opportunity to thank you, the voters, for approving the EMS Levy Lid Lift on April 26th. Resetting the collection rate back to the previously approved 50 cents per $1,000 of assessed property value will allow us to continue delivering the quality service you expect and deserve.

Six decades of raising funds and giving by the Ida Marge guild

  • May 11, 2016 at 9:57AM

Buckley's Ida Marge Guild is turning 60.

Lawdawgs and Smoke Eaters square off for kids | Boots and Badges 2016

  • May 11, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 1:42PM

It's red versus blue. Police versus fighters. The Lawdawgs versus the Smoke Eaters. That's right, the annual Boots and Badges basketball showdown is coming to town, and is looking to be bigger than ever.

Deadline for voter registration this Monday | King County Elections

  • May 11, 2016 at 1:45PM

Citizens not yet registered to vote in Washington state have until Monday, May 16 at 4:30 p.m. to register in person at the King County Elections office to vote in the May Presidential Primary Election.

King County resource center works to bring sexual assault awareness year round

  • May 12, 2016 at 10:30AM

For Kent resident Kneishia Vinson sexual assault is "taboo."

Hornet Madison Eaton takes top alto in state title

  • May 12, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 10:50AM

Enumclaw High School senior Madison Eaton competed in the state choir competition this year knowing she already made it farther than she ever had before.

Zika in King County: What it means and who should be concerned | Public Health Insider

  • May 12, 2016 at 11:34AM

The following is written by Meredith Li-Vollmer for Public Health Insider:

State EMS and Trauma Care System seek volunteers | Department of Health

  • May 12, 2016 at 12:01PM

The Department of Health recognizes first responders during the 42nd Annual National Emergency Services Week, May 15-21, and calls on more volunteers to serve.

Tourney time for prep sports

  • May 12, 2016 at 2:04PM

The regular season has ended for most sports in the South Puget Sound League's 2A and 3A ranks, with postseason play in full swing.

What you should know about your blood pressure | TRICARE

  • May 13, 2016 at 9:50AM

Each May, the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) encourages everyone to actively learn about preventing and controlling high blood pressure.

Some make it clear they ‘feel the Bern’ | Jerry Cornfield

  • May 13, 2016 at 10:30AM

With all the attention given the heated contest for the Republican Party presidential nomination, it's easy to forget the battle to become the Democratic nominee isn't over.

Most aren’t sure where the power sits | Rich Elfers

  • May 13, 2016 at 11:03AM

What do voters want to know about the November elections? This was my question to a retired political science teacher friend recently (I will be teaching a Green River College continuing education course on the 2016 elections next week and was looking for ideas). His response was, "What do voters need to know about what the Constitution actually says about the powers of the president and Congress?"

Voter’s voices will be heard | Secretary of State

  • May 14, 2016 at 10:04AM

The goal of Washington's elections community is civic engagement of our electorate. We work to make voting and participating in the political process accessible, accurate and secure. It has been sad to hear the stories of so many caucus participants who say "never again" after recently enduring caucuses that lasted until after midnight in some cases.

LDS creates website, encourages all to serve | Church Corner

  • May 15, 2016 at 9:01AM

The scriptures tell us to serve one another. Jesus Christ taught this commandment through his doctrine and by his example. Serving our fellowmen is part of being a disciple of Christ and following him.

SR 410 over Chinook Pass will reopen May 17 | Department of Transportation

  • May 16, 2016 at 9:03AM

A snowy winter didn't stop crews from plowing through State Route 410 over Chinook Pass and reopening the highway a week ahead of the Memorial Day weekend.

Local athletes rolling into postseason; state baseball awaits Enumclaw, Bonney Lake and Sumner

  • May 17, 2016 at 11:17AM

The Class 3A state baseball tournament will have great representation from the local area, as all three area clubs qualified for the 16-team field.

Buckley looks to fill vacant council seat

  • May 17, 2016 at 3:30PM

Buckley residents with a desire to serve their community now have the perfect opportunity. Due to a resignation from the City Council, a vacancy must be filled on the city's governing body.

Black Diamond hires interim city attorney; payment over council attorney still disputed

  • May 17, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 3:50PM

Cooler heads and calmer voices marked a major shift in tone at the May 5 Black Diamond City Council meeting.

Enumclaw family celebrates volunteer firefighters as state recognizes 42nd Emergency Services Week

  • May 18, 2016 at 10:01AM

James Peet has a very simple reason for celebrating volunteer firefighters and emergency medical services volunteers – they saved the life of his wife.

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