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  1. Sheriff: theft suspect flees, killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... injured in the crash. Sheriff's Detective Jason Stanley said the chase started Monday evening when a deputy near Covington, Washington, spotted a vehicle linked to a store theft in Covington. There was a brief pursuit and the officer reportedly lost ...

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  2. 1 killed, 3 injured as police chase ends in violent crashRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A chase started Monday at about 6 p.m. when a King County Sheriff's deputy working in Covington spotted a vehicle wanted in connection with an earlier theft at a local store ended in a deadly crash, according to the King County Sheriff's Office. For the second time in less than a week, a suspected thief was killed in a deadly crash following a police chase.

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  3. Renton among cities receiving flood grant moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Renton Reporter

    ... in the replacement and repair of a failing pipe segment conveying Molasses Creek under the HOA Park. City of Covington-$176,000 : For the City of Covington's Clements/SE 263rd Pl Stormwater Conveyance improvement Project. The project will replace an ...

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  4. We built a bed and we're still married | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Covington Reporter

    ... wasn't his first backwards upside down mistake with that bed. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is looking at the finished bed and wondering when her daughter will move out. You can also read more of her writing and ...

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  5. Walking out of silence for Purple Light NightsRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | PNW Local News

    ... the eve of the Take a Step Against Domestic Violence 5K Walk set for Sept. 27, which she spearheaded through the Covington Rotary Club in conjunction with the city's Purple Light Nights commemoration. Blyth explained the loneliness she felt after ...

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  6. Teeing off to toward the future | Prep GolfRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Covington Reporter

    ... to me," Katelann said. "It is what I do. I wouldn't want to do anything else." The Soth family moved from Kent to Covington so that Katelann could attend school and play golf at Kentwood. As a freshman, Katelann finished 25th in the state tournament ...

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  7. Man charged with unlawful imprisonmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Covington Reporter

    A Covington man has been charged by the King County Prosecutor's Office with unlawful imprisonment and fourth-degree assault following a kidnapping report received at 12:53 a.m. on Sept. 18. The alleged female victim told Covington police that her husband punched her in the eye and held her against her will at their residence on the 17000 block of Southeast 263rd Street.

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  8. King County Council to act on review development in isolated areas near Maple Valley and CovingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Covington Reporter

    ... for the review stems from the potential industrial development of property near the cities of Maple Valley and Covington in unincorporated rural King County. While the parcel is zoned for industrial use, residents have raised concerns about the ...

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  9. Kent garbage taxes could go up to pay for street repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Kent Reporter

    ... other week. The monthly rate in other cities includes Tukwila ($19.13), Renton ($21.12), Maple Valley ($24.76), Covington ($24.84), Burien (26.04), Auburn ($26.37), Des Moines ($26.53) and Federal Way ($28.88). If Kent increased its utility tax to ...

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  10. I have officially become a bad habit | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 21 | Covington Reporter

    ... should have been doing. I have officially become a bad habit. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is currently battling her own bad habits. You can also read more of her writing and her daily blog on her website ...

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  11. Chick-fil-A looking at Covington locationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | Covington Reporter

    The southern fast food chain Chick-fil-A , known for its fried chicken sandwiches, popular ad campaign of enlightened cows pleading for humans to " Eat Mor Chikin " and controversial stance on same-sex marriage, is considering a location in Covington. urant has a diehard following of fried poultry lovers, with more than 1,800 stores in 40 states around the country.

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  12. Kent Regional Fire Authority investigating Covington house fireRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 18 | PNW Local News

    Five adults, two children, and a dog have been displaced by a fire in their home in the 16100 block of SE 256 Place. The fire was reported at about 11:30 pm last night.

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  13. Wesley Homes Lea Hill retirement community breaks ground on health centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | Auburn Reporter

    ... had to raise the last $2 million of the project via philanthropic support from nearby communities such as Kent and Covington. By securing 30 percent of the capital expenses from private and public sources, Wesley Homes has been able to leverage ...

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  14. 7 displaced by fire at Covington homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 18 | KOMO News

    Seven people, including two young children have been displaced by a fire in their Covington home Wednesday night. The fire broke out in the garage just after 11:30 p.m. and spread into the home, Kent Fire officials said.

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  15. Escape from teen parties | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Covington Reporter

    ... is nothing like a teen birthday party, or escaping from one. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is writing this column in peace. You can also read more of her writing and her daily blog on her website ...

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  16. Maple Valley group fights proposed pot wharehousesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Covington Reporter

    ... factor" that must be met or the city would open itself up to a legal fight. Despite the moratorium, Covington Holistic Medicine has remained opened since 2011. Although the business is not technically grandfathered in, Matheson has said there is an ...

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  17. Covington recreational sports program kicks off | SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Covington Reporter

    ... an eager kid from the sidelines to handle the down marker. It's game time, and both Conway and the city of Covington seem ready to take the recreational sports handoff and run. The opening weekend of youth recreational sports , now being managed by ...

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  18. CERT graduates 17 more membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Auburn Reporter

    ... Mary Warden, David Tate and James Tate of Auburn; Steven Eneix of Black Diamond; Penny Green and Beth Guessow of Covington; Gerry Maitland of Federal Way; Pamela Neumann of Kent; Nancy Jones of Lake Tapps; Colton Titus of Pacific; and Meghan Miley ...

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  19. Mom accuses 13-year-old son of stealing car | Covington PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Covington Reporter

    Covington police received an auto theft report Aug. 31 after a 13-year-old boy took his mother's car to drive a friend home. Police Chief Kevin Klason said the teenager's mother reported the vehicle stolen from their home, located on the 26000 block of 175th Avenue Southeast, that afternoon.

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  20. Vandals throw hammers at each other's cars | Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | Covington Reporter

    ... 3:48 p.m. on Sept. 5 about a teenage juvenile who may have sexually abused his under 10-year-old sister at their Covington home. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting ...

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