| Jan 24, 2012
| 6:19 AM
Eatonville is the childhood home of author Zora Neale Hurston and was the first incorporated African-American community in the nation. This year’s Zora Neale Hurston festival in Eatonville will include a tour of the gardens and yards of the small...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 6:49 PM
After more than 40 years as a photojournalist, I still find it really tough at times to freeze a raw moment that crystallizes the emotions of someone. The subject could either want me there or they don’t. I never take it personal if I’m...
| Jan 17, 2012
| 12:19 PM
Frisia Dairy and Creamery of Tenino, Wash., located about 15 miles southeast of Olympia, has recalled its retail raw milk products because they may be contiminated withE. coli. There have been no reported illnesses.
The unpasteurized milk products, which...
| Jul 17, 2012
| 2:54 PM
James L. Erickson, 52, of Pierce County, was arraigned in an Okanogan County court July 13 after facing 43 counts for the illegal baiting and black bear killing he conducted over the past two years at his Central Washington cabin.
He pleaded guilty to...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 7:13 PM
A Pierce County prosecuting attorney has filed charges against a 53-year-old manin a 1995 child rape case.
Donald Victor Schneider is charged with one count of first-degree rape and one count of first-degree rape of a child. At the time of the incident,...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 7:00 PM
Donald Victor Schneider, a convicted rapist already serving life in prison, pleaded not guilty Thursday to the rape of a fourth-grade girl in Buckley in 1995. He was charged in the cold case after a stain from the girl’s clothes allegedly matched...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 6:54 PM
In the heart of Sanford's poorest and largest black enclave — a stone's throw from decaying homes, broken sidewalks and vacant lots — stands the city's new, state-of-the-art public-safety complex.
For a while, some residents saw the modern,...
| Nov 25, 2012
| 5:14 AM
It just may take a village to combat childhood obesity.
That's why institutions as diverse as Nemours Children's Hospital, Rollins College, Winter Park Health Foundation, "Sesame Street" and nearly two dozen local child-care centers have joined to...
| Nov 9, 2012
| 4:55 PM
The Seattle Seahawks, CenturyLink and Q13 announced Friday that Lexi McKibben of Eatonville High School is the 10th and final CenturyLink High School Athlete of the Week for 2012.
Lexi will be recognized on the field at CenturyLink Field during Sunday&...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 9:29 AM
A car and a pickup collided with a pickup truck Tuesday on State Route 161 near Cedar Lake, killing the female driver of the car, the State Patrol said.
Susan L. Adams, 47, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The driver of the pickup, an 87-year-old man,...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:40 PM
TALLAHASSEE – One of the highest-profile Florida House races this year pits a two-term Republican with the advantages of incumbency against a Democrat school teacher with a prime political pedigree.
For the newly drawn House District 30, Rep. Scott...