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11 horse field will run in the Longacres Mile - Awesome Gem the favorite | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 15, 2012 at 4:20PM

West Point Thoroughbreds’ 9-year-old Awesome Gem seeks to become the oldest horse to win the Longacres Mile when Emerald Downs presents the 77th running of the Grade 3, $200,000 classic on Sunday, August 19.

Longacres Mile notes and records | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 16, 2012 at 4:02PM

The richest field in Longacres Mile history*an aggregate $5,641,505*blasts off Sunday in the 77th renewal of Emerald Downs’ premier event. Post time has been moved up slightly to 5:32 pm.

90 degree temperatures forecast for Friday and Saturday | Tips to keep cool

  • Aug 16, 2012 at 4:35PM

Hot weather is forecast to continue through Friday according to The National Weather Service.

Ideological lenses obscure rationality | Rich Elfers' Politics in Focus

  • Aug 17, 2012 at 6:00AM updated Aug 22, 2012 at 2:05PM

Today the nation is divided politically into major camps based upon classes: Republicans and Democrats. The field of battle is the November presidential election. Each side frames its perceptions to convince voters their viewpoint is correct and the other is wrong.

The Gang and I takes the Thursday feature | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 17, 2012 at 9:21AM

Trainer Jim Penney and jockey Juan Gutierrez began Longacres Mile week in style Thursday evening.

Driver ignores warning about suspended license | Buckley Police Blotter

  • Aug 17, 2012 at 3:34PM

All suspects in the police blotter are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

Awesome Gem and Gladding arrive at Emerald Downs | Longacres Mile

  • Aug 17, 2012 at 5:17PM

Last year's Longacres Mile champ Awesome Gem has arrived at Emerald Downs.

WTBOA Lad Stakes notes and records | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 7:02PM

Track & World Record: 1:13, Sabertooth (7), May 22, 2005

Mike Man's Gold wins Lads Stakes | Jockey talk

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 7:05PM

JOCKEY JAVIER MATIAS, MIKE MAN’S GOLD, WINNER: “He didn’t break that sharp today. I got worried when I saw (Finallygotabentley) break sharp because I knew he’d be the horse to beat.

Gladding scratched from Longacres Mile | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 7:17PM

Gladding has a fever and is officially scratched from The Longacres Mile, trainer John Sadler said.

Poland and America heading in opposite directions | Don Brunell

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 8:23PM

Poland broke the shackles of Soviet domination two decades ago with the rise of Lech Walesa and the Solidarity labor movement. Free for the first time since World War II, Poland cast off its yoke of government control and central planning in favor of an American-style free enterprise system.

Goldmark announces new members of executive team | Washington State Department of Natural Resources

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 8:30PM

Commissioner of Public Lands Peter Goldmark today announced new appointments to his executive team managing operations of the state Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

Ecology seeks comments on proposed changes to standards for cleaning up in-water sediments

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 8:37PM

The public is invited to review and comment on draft rule changes to the state’s Sediment Management Standards (SMS) for cleaning up contaminated in-water sediments.

Bacteria close some shellfish areas for remainder of summer

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 8:41PM

Several illnesses reported; make sure shellfish are well cooked

First-ever report documents inequities of place, race and income across King County

  • Aug 18, 2012 at 8:51PM

County government aligned to integrate Equity and Social Justice into fabric of daily work; Executive calls on governments, businesses, non-profits and others to join in doing the same

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

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 1:04PM

Track Record: 1:45 2/5, Flying Notes (3), September 2, 2002.

Reinventing our relationship | Living with Gleigh

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 1:19PM

I had a friend and her daughter visit from Florida this summer after not seeing them for a couple years. My daughters get along very well with her daughter who is 11. We were all glad to see each other and reestablish our relationship.

King County Council meeting highlights Aug. 20-24

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 1:41PM

A motion confirming the appointment of David K. chapman as the Director of the Office of Public Defense (Motion 2012-0260

Class Included takes the Emerald Distaff | Jockey talk

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 5:24PM

JOCKEY JUAN GUTIERREZ, CLASS INCLUDED, WINNER: “She’s a really nice filly. I feel like she’s one of the best I’ve ridden in my life.

The egg controversy revisited | Timi Gustafson, R.D

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 5:36PM

Eating eggs can almost be as bad for your health as smoking, according to Canadian researchers whose findings reignited a long-standing controversy over the nutritional benefits and detriments of eggs, or more specifically, egg yolks.

Class Included wins the $65,000 Emerald Distaff | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 5:53PM

Class Included swept past Carrabelle Harbor into the stretch and cruised to a five-length victory Sunday in the $65,000 Emerald Distaff for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

Taylor Said wins the 77th running of the Longacres Mile | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 6:04PM

Taylor Said wins the 77th running of the Longacres Mile after a battle in the stretch with Winning Machine.

Vote Bison coalition want the bison the National Mammal of the United States

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 7:21PM

Who says bison can’t vote? The Vote Bison coalition, which is campaigning to make the bison the National Mammal of the United States, has released a homemade video showing that even the candidate itself can cast a ballot.

Jockey talk for the 77th running of the Longacres Mile

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 7:25PM

JOCKEY MARIO GUTIERREZ, TAYLOR SAID, WINNER: “I had two horses that I could have ridden for The Mile, but I didn’t get to make the decision.

State awards $6.7 million for affordable housing projects

  • Aug 19, 2012 at 7:55PM

Funds will support housing for homeless veterans and underserved communities in Clallam, King, Snohomish and Cowlitz counties,

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