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Noose Beach brother, Noosito, makes strong debut | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 4, 2013 at 10:37AM

Move over Noosa Beach and Music of My Soul, there’s a new kid on the block.

An Exhortation by Percy Bysshe Shelley |

  • Aug 4, 2013 at 10:42AM

Chameleons feed on light and air: Poets' food is love and fame: If in this wide world of care Poets could but find the same

$200,000 Longacres Mile draws 28 nominations | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 6, 2013 at 11:21AM

Director of Racing Bret Anderson has released a star-studded list of 28 nominations for the 78th running of the $200,000 Longacres Mile (G3) on Sunday, Aug. 18.

Plateau baseball club wins three at American Legion Tournament

  • Aug 6, 2013 at 11:03AM

In early June, there were 56 American Legion baseball teams scattered around Washington, all hoping to advance to the state championships in Walla Walla. By late July, only a handful had seen their dreams come true.

Dave Gordon jumps to early lead in Black Diamond primary

  • Aug 6, 2013 at 8:00PM updated Aug 7, 2013 at 8:46AM

Dave Gordon took 66 percent, 567 votes, in the early primary returns in the Black Diamond mayor's race Tuesday evening according to the King County Elections website.

Rock out for a good cause at Rock the Green | Middle Green River Coalition

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 9:05AM

The Middle Green River Coalition presents the Rock the Green 5K/10K Trail Run and Festival Saturday, Aug. 10, at Green River Community College. Proceeds benefit the Green-Duwmaish Watershed and Middle Green River Coalition’s efforts to protect the Middle Green River area.

$65,000 Emerald Distaff brings 18 nominees | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 10:50AM

Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer has nominated a trio of 5-year-old mares to the $65,000 Emerald Distaff on Sunday, August 18.

Reagan Dunn leads primary race for King County Council District No. 9 seat

  • Aug 7, 2013 at 12:53PM

Dunn, who lives just outside Maple Valley, took the lead with 55 percent of the vote in early returns.

Better Business Bureau investigation of airline voucher awards

  • Aug 8, 2013 at 9:11AM

Thousands of Washingtonians have qualified for two round trip airline tickets valued at more than $1,100, according to hand-addressed letters from a company claiming to be “American.” This too-good-to-be-true offer has prompted a Better Business Bureau investigation.

Stopshoppingdebbie looks for winner's circle in Washington Oaks | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 8, 2013 at 5:23PM

Many of the greatest fillies in Northwest racing history have captured the prestigious Washington Oaks, which marks its 34th renewal Saturday when undefeated Stopshoppingdebbie heads a field of five sophomore fillies racing 1 1/8 miles at Emerald Downs.

Wild Rose by Bryher |

  • Aug 10, 2013 at 9:37AM

"Wild Rose" originally appeared as part of a series of poems called Hellenics, in which Bryher touched on Greek mythological subjects ranging from Aphrodite, the goddess of love, to Eos, the goddess of dawn.

Stopshoppingdebbie wins Washington Oaks | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 9:40AM

Using a different tactic than in her previous wins, Stopshoppingdebbie swept past stable mates Blueberry Smoothie and Goin to the Window and rolled to a three-length victory Saturday in the $65,000 Washington Oaks at Emerald Downs

Elders by Louise Bogan |

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 11:00AM

At night the moon shakes the bright dice of the water; And the elders, their flower light as broken snow upon the bush, Repeat the circle of the moon.

Preliminary impaired boating emphasis patrol statistics from Seafair weekend | Washingnton State Patrol

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 10:28AM

The annual Impaired Boating Emphasis Patrol continued to be successful and productive.

Former Social Security employee sentenced to prison for child pornography

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 10:50AM

A former employee of the Social Security Office of Disability Adjudication and Review was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to five years in prison for receipt of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

State sending millions to cities, counties to fight stormwater | Washington Department of Ecology

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 10:18AM

The Washington Department of Ecology (Ecology) is sending millions of dollars across the state to help cities and counties curb the chief threat to urban waters – polluted stormwater runoff.

King County Council meeting highlights | Aug. 12-16

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 11:06AM

A motion accepting the annual progress report on the implementation of the King County Veterans and Human Services Levy Service Improvement Plan (Motion 2013‑0311)

Extra cell phone/distracted driving enforcement in King County

  • Aug 11, 2013 at 11:23AM

The Washington State Patrol and local law enforcement agencies will have extra patrols through Aug. 23 targeting distracted drivers, connected to the use of cellular phones or texting while driving in King County.

Washington State Liquor Control Board staff recommend refiling proposed marijuana rules

  • Aug 13, 2013 at 1:52PM

Staff of the Washington State Liquor Control Board (WSLCB) will recommend the Board re-file the rules necessary to implement Initiative 502 to allow time to consider recent input.

Victim of home invasion and assault in Maple Valley shoots and apparently wounds suspects | Update

  • Aug 13, 2013 at 10:00PM updated Aug 14, 2013 at 9:57AM

More details emerge related to Tuesday night's shooting in Maple Valley after man's home was burglarized

Brush fire near Black Diamond under control | Mountain View Fire & Rescue

  • Aug 14, 2013 at 3:50PM

Mountain View Fire & Rescue responded to a 3 to 5 acre brush fire at 4:20 p.m. AUg. 13 near Black Diamond.

Drive sober or get pulled over patrols start tonight in King County

  • Aug 16, 2013 at 9:39AM

DUI is the leading cause of death on Washington roadways, accountable for nearly half of the 439 fatalities on our roads during 2012. That’s why between August 16 and September 2 extra officers will be looking for drivers under the influence of alcohol, marijuana, or other drugs during the annualDrive Sober or Get Pulled Over campaign.

The Living Beauty by W. B. Yeats |

  • Aug 17, 2013 at 8:43AM

I'll say and maybe dream I have drawn content-- Seeing that time has frozen up the blood, The wick of youth being burned and the oil spent-- From beauty that is cast out of a mould

$50,000 WTBOA Lads notes | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 17, 2013 at 8:50AM

ost Wins Trainer: 4, Bud Klokstad (T.D. Passer, 1989; Time to Pass, 1990; Staff Rider, 1992; Bub, 2002)

$65,000 Emerald Distaff notes and records | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 3:53PM

Track Record: 1:45 2/5, Flying Notes (3), September 2, 2002 Stakes Record: 1:47, Elusive Horizon (4), Aug. 16, 2009

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