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  1. Military record of man inurned at Tahoma National Cemetery questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Auburn Reporter

    Shortly after 1 p.m. on a misty, gray Thursday afternoon, a clutch of motorcycles driven by members of American Legion Post 78, until that point behind a police escort, roared through the gates of Tahoma Military Cemetery in Covington.

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  2. Covington names interim city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Covington Reporter

    ... Matheson, who accepted a role as the city of Kent's Chief Administrative Officer after seven years at his post in Covington, had his last day in the office on July 25. He is technically on vacation for two weeks and is expected to take over in Kent ...

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  3. Applicants vie for open Maple Valley City Council positionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Covington Reporter

    ... just don't want to see the city become too commercializeda . I just don't want to see Maple Valley become another Covington." He also spoke about the importance of public safety and maintaing or even growing what the city is currently doing and ...

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  4. Juggling pets | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Covington Reporter

    ... to act as her bodyguard to the food dish in the family room. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She continues to juggle animals. You can also read more of her writing and her daily blog on her website livingwithgleigh.com ...

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  5. Large, fast field set for HAPO Columbia Cup | HydrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Covington Reporter

    ... showed tremendous speed and reliability in the first two events of the season. New Oberto driver Jimmy Shane, of Covington, posted some of the fastest speeds in the history of the APBA Gold Cup in putting his name on one of the most prestigious ...

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  6. Higher education is overrated for mothers | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Covington Reporter

    ... are just getting started, they are ready. The question is, am I? Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is committed to writing about the humor amidst the chaos of a family. You can also read more of her writing and her ...

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  7. More thefts reported at Soos Creek Trailhead | Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Covington Reporter

    ... at a park on the 17000 block of Southeast 261st Street. a Homeless subjects camping in a wooded area behind the Covington Post Office, 17300 SE 270th Place, were arrested at 7:50 a.m. on July 16 on a theft warrant issued by the Kent Police ...

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  8. Overhaul of Bainbridge Island Comprehensive Plan starts with kickoff meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Bainbridge Island Review

    ... amendments to the GMA. Tovar has also served as planning director for the cities of Shoreline, Kirkland and Covington. He is currently an associate adjunct professor at the University of Washington. Following his presentation, attendees will have ...

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  9. New pastor takes over at Cornerstone ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Covington Reporter

    Cornerstone Church of Covington celebrated the arrival of their new senior pastor Rev.

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  10. Covington seeks funding for LED lightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Covington Reporter

    In step with multiple other cities in the state, Covington is hoping to replace hundreds of its street lights with more energy efficient light-emitting diode lights.

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  11. William BirdRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | The Garden City Telegram

    Survivors include five children, Sherri Bowring of Frisco, Texas, William S. Bird of Marquette, Clint Bird of Covington, Wash., Cristopher C. Bird of Smithville, and Beau Bird of Manhattan; five grandchildren; a brother, Leonard Bird of Federal Way, Wash.; a sister, Jackie Jenkins of Auburn, Wash.; and his significant other, Kat Martin of ... (more)

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  12. Covington emergency department wins patient care awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Covington Reporter

    ... held next month. "We are honored to receive this award," said Linda Dean, emergency services clinical director at Covington and MultiCare Auburn Medical Center, said in a statement. "Our team of nurses and physicians is focused on providing the ...

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  13. Public hearing for Kent's par 3 property rezone on July 28Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 17 | Kent Reporter

    ... allowed as well as outdoor storage. "Burien is looking at a senior citizen development," Jones said. "The city of Covington near Costco is doing a huge medical development. It's coming to Kent, Black Diamond, Maple Valley, Auburn, Enumclaw. If we ...

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  14. Jimmy Shane and Oberto get first Gold CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | Detroit Free Press

    ... that J. Michael had a 1-minute penalty, I let him go. I wanted to bring back the boat in one piece." Shane, from Covington, Wash., almost didn't. On the fourth lap of five, his vertical rear stabilizer bar collapsed, got caught in the propeller ...

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  15. Jimmy Shane of Covington continues to hold command at the Detroit Gold CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Seattle Times

    Jimmy Shane of Covington, driving the U-6 Oberto boat, kept his command during the heat races in the Detroit Gold Cup hydroplane races Saturday.

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  16. Dunn to present keys of retired county vans to Maple Valley and Covington area organizationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 12 | Covington Reporter

    King County councilman Reagan Dunn will hand over the keys to three "retired" King County Metro vans on Tuesday to Vine Maple Place , the Tahoma School District Transitions Program, and Real Life Church of Covington.

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  17. Covington's Matheson moves to bigger role as Kent chief administrative officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Kent Reporter

    Derek Matheson will resign as the Covington city manager to take on a larger role as the city of Kent chief administrative officer.

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  18. Kent School District studies options in wake of growthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Kent Reporter

    ... Academy would consolidate to create a seventh elementary school. Construction of a new elementary school in Covington would also help assuage class sizes, but is expected to cost $38.8 million and would require a bond referendum, the report said. ...

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  19. Gold Cup: Spacecraft engineer Jimmy Shane would rather fly hydros than rocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | Detroit Free Press

    ... want to win the Gold Cup. It's the epitome of any boat-racing trophy or achievement," said Shane, who is from Covington, Wash., and was the H1 Unlimited Series champion in 2013. "It would be pretty amazing if we could win on Sunday." Last year, ...

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  20. Softball stars swing up to CanadaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Covington Reporter

    Covington's Absolute Blast U18 Gold softball team will be participating in the Canadian Open Fastpitch Championship July 11-21 in Surrey, British Columbia.

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