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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

Blueberries gone bad | Living with Gleigh

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:24PM

Every day I seem to be scrambling to eat fruit before it goes to the great compost bin in the sky (okay, Cedar Grove Composting). But I can only eat so much fruit by myself and it seems my family has quit eating fruit this summer.

Del Rio Harbor wins second straight in $50,000 WTBOA Lads Stakes | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:11PM

Del Rio Harbor held off Mebossman and heralded stable mate Noosito and scored 1 ½ -length victory Saturday in the $50,000 WTBOA Lads Stakes for 2-year-old colts and geldings at Emerald Downs.

Mother Night by James Weldon Johnson |

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 4:27PM

Johnson wrote this poem, among others, while stationed in Puerto Cabello, Venezuela, where he was then serving as American consul--a position to which he was appointed by Theodore Roosevelt.

What you need to know about Congress | Lee H. Hamilton

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:40PM

Deeply unpopular and flagrantly unproductive, Congress is on its August recess right now. It won’t return until Sept. 9, after a five-week recess, leaving itself just a few days to settle issues like raising the debt ceiling and passing a federal budget.

Western Washington University to Host Weekend MBA Information Sessions

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:06PM

Western Washington University's Everett-based Weekend MBA program will host two upcoming information sessions at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug.29 and Thursday, Sept. 26 in Gray Wolf Hall at the University Center of North Puget Sound on the campus of Everett Community College.

Members of Internet fraud ring indicted | U. S. District Attorney

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:04PM

More than $1 Million Stolen from Victims –Conspirators use Well-known Internet Company Names to Lull their Victims

'Somm' captivates viewers with wine evaluation | David White

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:17PM

"Wine one is a white wine. It's clear, star-bright, and there's no evidence of gas or flocculation."

2013 Corporations for Communities Award nominations open | Secretary of State

  • Aug 18, 2013 at 5:08PM

Time is running out for the public to offer nominations for a 2013 Corporations for Communities Award. The nomination deadline is August 31.

Conflict needs healthy resolution | Rich Elfers

  • Aug 20, 2013 at 9:37AM

I bet I can predict how you deal with conflict. How can I do that? Because there are only five possible ways: avoidance, accommodation, compromise, competition and collaboration.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson warns about lottery scams

  • Aug 20, 2013 at 10:49AM

Attorney General Bob Ferguson and Officials from Washington's Lottery are bringing attention to lottery scams. Individuals and groups are calling and emailing victims on a more regular basis with the goal of tricking people into thinking they’ve won a lottery prize.

Longacres Mile winner back at Hastings | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 23, 2013 at 9:20AM

Herbie D, back home at Hastings Racecourse, “came out of the race very well,” according to trainer Rob Gilker. Herbie D has already been on the track this week, but Gilker said he’s still looking at options for the British Columbia-bred gelding’s next start.

To Electra by Robert Herrick |

  • Aug 24, 2013 at 10:48AM

I dare not ask to kiss, I dare not beg a smile,

The agony of summer homework | Living with Gleigh

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:14AM

Oh the agony of summer homework! My daughters just hate having summer homework. They feel it interferes with their busy summer schedules: playing video games all night in the family room, hanging out in their rooms all day playing video games, watching whatever their latest movie obsession is over and over, and complaining to their friends on Skype about summer homework.

'My True Love Hath My Heart and I Have His' by Mary Elizabeth Coleridge |

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:29AM

None ever was in love with me but grief. She wooed my from the day that I was born; She stole my playthings first, the jealous thief, And left me there forlorn.

The Gang and I wins $15,850 Coca-Cola Purse | Emerald Downs

  • Aug 25, 2013 at 9:51AM

The Gang and I got a rail-skimming ride from Eliska Kubinova and edged clear for a 2 ½-length victory Saturday in the $15,850 Coca-Cola Purse for older fillies and mares at Emerald Downs.

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