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  1. Rough Rider cadets win at conference in TacomaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Peninsula Daily News

    ... its division this school year before going on to the annual regional competition at Mount Tahoma High School in Covington on March 14. There, they will compete against students at 30 other schools. At the Tacoma contest, the Armed Drill Team and ...

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  2. K-9 officer sniffs out theft suspect in CovingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Covington Reporter

    An alleged car thief saved himself from a potentially painful doggy paddle by surrendering after a pursuit that resulted in him hiding in a retention pond near the Multicare Covington Medical Center. Covington Police pursued and recovered a stolen vehicle at around 6:40 a.m. on Dec. 21. Police said the 39-year-old male who gave a Maple Valley address, fled in the vehicle and then on foot before being caught in the water.

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  3. Juveniles arrested for mail theft | Covington and Maple Valley Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 23 | Covington Reporter

    Police said an unknown suspect approached the alleged victim's car and attempted to bait the victim into a fight. a Police received a trespassing report at 4:05 p.m. on Dec. 22 after an individual allegedly entered a restroom with merchandise at Safeway, 17023 SE 272nd St. a Police received a trespassing report at 11:11 a.m. on Dec. 17 related to tents that were set up on private property on the 18000 block of Southeast 272nd Street.

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  4. Woman pleads not guilty to charges of having sex with teen in exchange for his iPodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 22 | Seattle Times

    ... fingerprinted before being granted a conditional release, jail and court records show. In February, a 15-year-old Covington boy found an online ad for prostitution that Bracy had posted on backpage.com and contacted her, charging papers say. They ...

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  5. It's a Christmas miracle or we just can't count | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Covington Reporter

    ... 5000 people with just a few loaves of bread and a couple fish. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is absolutely finished making almond roca for the year. You can also read more of her writing and her daily blog on her ...

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  6. Child abuse report at KentwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Covington Reporter

    A male Kentwood High School student claimed his head was slammed into a vehicle by a family member outside of school on Dec. 12. Covington police received a child abuse report at 12:30 p.m. that stated an adult male engaged in an argument with his 16-year-old step-son at the school, grabbed the student "by the back of the neck and slammed his head into the side of the truck." Covington Police Chief Kevin Klason said the student did not wish to pursue any charges and "at this stage it is an informational case; not to the point of follow up."

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  7. Area police expect crime increase over holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Covington Reporter

    ... number," Lynch said. "I always tell people you can't identify people over the phone unless you call the agency." A Covington woman was recently bamboozled out of hundreds of dollars in an internet scam, sending money via wire transfer to an ...

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  8. Teen on acid jumps off roof | CovingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Covington Reporter

    Police responded to a report of two teenage females taking acid on the 15800 block of Southeast 254th Place at around 8:20 p.m. on Dec. 12. The female who jumped injured her lower leg, according to Police Chief Kevin Klason. Klason said police kicked down the door to the residence after the female outside informed officers that the teenager inside the house was also under the influence and injured.

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  9. Covington issues permit for prospective pot shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Kent Reporter

    ... I'm not going to sit in moral judgment of anybody." Campbell is working with a company called Crimson Wave, Covington's first prospective recreational marijuana retail store, which was issued a tenant improvement building permit in the city last ...

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  10. Covington boat maker's fraud persists, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | HeraldNet

    Prosecutors and police say the 70-year-old Covington man ripped off customers, landlords, investors, employees and suppliers. He sold people boats that didn't exist and boats made with shoddy, unsafe materials.

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  11. Health forces Councilman Snoey's resignation | CovingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Covington Reporter

    ... sit back and watch. I like to be involved in community." Citing health concerns, Snoey, 63, has resigned from the Covington City Council, effective Dec. 31. He announced his resignation at the Nov. 25 council meeting. Snoey first served on the ...

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  12. Police receive child neglect report | Covington and Maple Valley Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Covington Reporter

    The mom was warned and advised that the case was being sent to Child Protective Services, according to police. a Police reported a DUI arrest at 12:43 a.m. on Dec. 8 on the 23600 block of Witte Road SE.

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  13. Student left in office with handcuffed suspect during lockdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 7 | KOMO News

    A father in Covington is demanding answers after a man, who bolted from police custody, was put in a locked office with his daughter at Kentwood High School. The man was handcuffed when he ran into the school on Friday morning, district administrators said.

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  14. Covington moves past 'drive-thru' appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Covington Reporter

    Covington staff are in discussion with Chick-fil-A officials about the former Burger King location on SE 272nd Street. The city launched a new logo and slogan - "Growing Toward Greatness" - in July they hoped would help make the city more recognizable and to develop the idea that Covington is "a destination."

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  15. Opening on Covington City Council after Wayne Snoey's resignationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Covington Reporter

    The Covington City Council needs to fill a vacant position after councilman Wayne Snoey announced his resignation at the Nov. 25 council meeting. Snoey served the Covington community for more than 12 years.

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  16. Handcuffed man races into Kentwood HS trying to elude policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | KOMO News

    COVINGTON, Wash. -- A handcuffed man escaped an arrest attempt and ended up hiding at a Covington high school before being quickly rearrested, school officials said.

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  17. Kent agency helps teen who strayed get pointed to hopeful futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | Seattle Times

    ... provides professional counseling, education and support services to children, youth and their families in Kent, Covington and South King County. The security guard saw him with his gaze down, hood pulled over his face as he walked into class. Emilio ...

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  18. GOP state senators elect Mark Schoesler majority leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Seattle Times

    ... GOP senators also elected: Sen. Linda Evans Parlette of Wenatchee as chair of the caucus, Sen. Joe Fain of Covington as floor leader, Sen. Jon Braun of Centralia as deputy leader, Sen. Ann Rivers of La Center as whip and Sen. Jan Angel of Port ...

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  19. Memories of gingerbread houses past | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Covington Reporter

    ... put the chair upright without cleaning it off. Memories indeed. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is still reluctant to clean the memories off the bottom of the chair. You can also read more of her writing and her ...

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  20. Covington City Council selects new city managerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Covington Reporter

    ... his enthusiasm. I think he is going to be good." Councilman Wayne Snoey said, "I'm very excited for the city of Covington. I was pleased he had done excellent research (on the city). Regan will bring energy and excitement." Harto said the council ...

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