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Online calculator sums up aviation benefits in Washington

  • Oct 28, 2012 at 6:56PM

A new online tool will help decision makers at the state’s airports make more strategic investment choices to support local communities and the state’s economy.

Gas prices fall 13.4 cents | GasBuddy

  • Oct 29, 2012 at 9:27AM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have fallen 13.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.84/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 9.6 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.56/g, according to gasoline price website

Have a fire safe Halloween | State Fire Marshal

  • Oct 29, 2012 at 3:19PM

To make the most of your Halloween this season, there are several ways to help you and your family stay fire safe. “Taking simple fire safety precautions, like making sure fabrics for costumes and decorative materials are flame-resistant, can prevent fires,” says State Fire Marshal Charles Duffy.

Metropolitan King County Council | Oct. 29

  • Oct 29, 2012 at 4:41PM

A motion requesting the executive, in collaboration with the departments of public health and community and human services, and a community stakeholder panel informed by local and national expertise, to develop and submit for council review and approval a plan for an accountable and integrated system of health, human services and community‑based prevention in King County (Motion 2012-0420).

Buckley OKs early retirement for longtime police officer

  • Oct 29, 2012 at 5:23PM

The move is part of a budget-cutting effort by the city council.

Plateau voters asked to make a House call | GENERAL ELECTION

  • Oct 30, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 3:26PM

Plateau voters will decide who represents them in the state House of Representatives during the general election season that culminates Tuesday, making a choice between two incumbent legislators and two challengers.

Sympathy for the Undead

  • Oct 31, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 2:31PM

An evening with Maris Farms' Monster Safari actors to find out what it's like to be shot for a living.

Last minute tips for a safe Halloween

  • Oct 31, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 2:40PM

It's Halloween, and tonight marks the one time of year kids can dress up as their (or their parents) favorite characters and be rewarded for it in sweet, sweet candy.

Frank Lucarelli and Michael and Amy Feuerborn' among Breeders' Cup pre-entries

  • Nov 1, 2012 at 1:26PM

While there are no Washington-breds among the 180 horses pre-entered for the Breeders' Cup World Championships set to run at Santa Anita Park on November 2 and 3, there are several horses with ties to the Pacific Northwest.

Washington state poll results | KCTS 9

  • Nov 1, 2012 at 2:50PM

Obama more than doubles his lead over Romney.Inslee leads McKenna, still very close.

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Oct. 23-29

  • Nov 3, 2012 at 10:00AM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Oct. 23-29

Dennis Box | Where's the father's first right of refusal? | Our Corner

  • Nov 3, 2012 at 6:00AM updated Nov 12, 2012 at 5:25PM

I had planned to write something about the end of the political dodgeball season and something real smarty-like about campaigns, candidates and whackos….but I lost interest.

Don't Forget: Daylight Savings Time ends 2 a.m. Sunday

  • Nov 3, 2012 at 6:00AM

Daylight Savings Time ends tomorrow, Sunday Nov. 4, at 2 a.m. That means tonight is the time to "Fall back" and set your clocks backward one hour.

Class Included runs seventh in $2 million Breeders’ Cup Ladies Classic | Horse Racing

  • Nov 2, 2012 at 6:05PM

The competition proved a bit too tough Friday as Emerald Downs’ champion Class Included faded to a seventh-place finish in the $2 million Breeders’ Cup Ladies Classic won by defending champion Royal Delta at Santa Anita Park.

Chronic malnutrition may cause dire consequences later in life | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Nov 4, 2012 at 1:57PM

Large parts of the American population are diagnosed as overfed but malnourished, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ( (CDC). It’s called the obesity paradox. While we have easy access to calorie-dense, highly processed foods, a balanced, nutritious diet is much harder to come by.

Mount Rainier National Park entrance fees waived for Veterans Day weekend

  • Nov 4, 2012 at 3:35PM

Entrance fee waivers on the Veterans Day holiday have been observed since 2006 and apply to all public lands managed by the Department of the Interior and the Department of Agriculture.

WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates

  • Nov 4, 2012 at 3:47PM

The WSDOT Northwest Region construction updates have been posted for next week.

Buckley Library hosts Jane Austen event

  • Nov 4, 2012 at 3:51PM

The Friends of the Buckley Library sponsor this free event and will provide refreshments.

Felon sentenced to seven years for trafficking stolen guns | U.S. District Court

  • Nov 4, 2012 at 4:37PM

A Vancouver, Washington man was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Tacoma to seven years in prison and three years of supervised release for possession and sale of stolen firearms and sale or transfer of firearms to a prohibited person.

Civil discourse and the clash of ideas | Lee Hamilton

  • Nov 4, 2012 at 5:14PM

The election of 2012 has called attention to how difficult it is for Americans to talk reasonably with one another about public policy challenges. Our civic dialogue — how we sort through issues and reason with one another — is too often lamentable.

Gas prices fall 15.2 cents | GasBuddy

  • Nov 5, 2012 at 10:18AM

Seattle, November 4- Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have fallen 15.2 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.68/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 5.6 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.51/g, according to gasoline price website

State wants citizen thoughts about recreation in Washington

  • Nov 5, 2012 at 10:23AM

The Washington State Recreation and Conservation Office is hosting a series of online public meetings to get people’s thoughts about the future of outdoor recreation in Washington.

Seattle area employee compensation costs up 3.3 percent over the year | U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

  • Nov 5, 2012 at 11:03AM

The latest BLS News Release showing total compensation costs for private industry workers in the Seattle-Tacoma-Olympia metropolitan area is now available online at

Black Diamond change of government proposition losing | Election Results

  • Nov 6, 2012 at 9:11PM

The Black Diamond change of government Proposition No. 1 is going down by nearly 20 percent in early results according to the King County Election website.

Resident's dryer catches fire | Black Diamond Fire Report

  • Nov 7, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Nov 8, 2012 at 9:06AM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report for Oct. 31 - Nov. 5

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