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  1. Black Diamond City Council plans to appoint mayor at Monday special meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Covington Reporter

    ... has a mayor-council, sometimes referred to as strong mayor, form of government. Other cities like Maple Valley and Covington have council-manager forms where the mayor is a sitting council member selected by the city council. The office of a mayor ...

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  2. Cedar Heights Middle School locks down after weapon rumorRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Covington Reporter

    Covington police responded to a lockdown at Cedar Heights Middle School Tuesday, which was eventually declared an "unfounded situation," according to Police Chief Kevin Klason. Klason said school officials reported early Tuesday that a student might be bringing a firearm to school.

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  3. Freeing up my schedule to fix congress | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Covington Reporter

    ... I can clear out so I can free up my schedule to fix congress. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She has to do everything around here. You can also read more of her writing and her daily blog on her website ...

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  4. Bonney Lake's Kelly takes Oryx Cup battle; Covington's Shane captures series titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Kent Reporter

    ... finish this season. This time, he shared the honor of the day with U-6 Oberto Beef Jerky driver Jimmy Shane of Covington, who placed second in the heat but reclaimed the series' National High Point championship for the Oberto team. Though he shared ...

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  5. Rainier Youth Choirs to perform holiday concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Covington Reporter

    ... a new composition by Stephen Main entitled "The Darkest Midnight in December" featuring Julia Swienty of Covington on celeste; and Lindbergh High School's Sarah Harkness adds her virtuoso flute to an arrangement of "O Come, O Come Emmanuel" by ...

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  6. Bonney Lake's Kelly takes Tough Oryx Cup battle; Covington's Shane captures series titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Covington Reporter

    ... finish this season. This time, he shared the honor of the day with U-6 Oberto Beef Jerky driver Jimmy Shane of Covington, who placed second in the heat but reclaimed the series' National High Point championship for the Oberto team. Though he shared ...

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  7. Debt haunts young working couple after service in MarinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Seattle Times

    ... the service and joined him three months later. In the months ahead, they got full-time jobs, rented a house in Covington to raise their two young children, borrowed money to buy two cars and ran up some modest credit-card debts. "I was literally, ...

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  8. High winds slam into region for three daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Covington Reporter

    An eastern wind sailed down the west face of the Cascades Nov. 11, slamming into the Puget Sound region knocking down trees, power lines, fences and anything not nailed or weighted down. Maple Valley and Covington were buffeted by sustained winds in the 30 mph range with gusts reaching more than 40 mph.

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  9. Covington Community Tree (kind of) withstands windRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Covington Reporter

    As the blustering winds decimated portions of the Puget Sound, Karla Slate sat at home nursing a broken foot. The Covington marketing and communications manager kept expecting another call about the tree that has never seemed to catch a break.

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  10. At the bottom of the roller coaster | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Covington Reporter

    ... Ave SE, Kent, WA 98055 - $15, online sales only, erwilian.com Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is hoping she's heading up the other side of the roller coaster very soon. You can also read more of her writing and her ...

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  11. Trees down and power outages from Tuesday wind stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 12 | Covington Reporter

    On Tuesday, Puget Sound Energy reported power outages in the Covington and Maple Valley area, affecting thousands of people. As of 11:30 a.m. today, the PSE website said crews had restored power to more than 162,000 Puget Sound Energy customers.

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  12. Happy Veterans Day from The SeaTac Blog! Meet some local, historic VetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | The SeaTac Blog

    ... medals for valor. Jim raised his family in Des Moines while being employed by Bonneville Power Administration in Covington. Following retirement in 1980 he moved to his home in Holly on Hood Canal. He immensely enjoyed his fruit orchard, all aspects ...

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  13. I walk, I pray | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 9 | Covington Reporter

    ... by themselves to the movies, with a friend, in the daylight. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is still walking and praying. You can also read more of her writing and her daily blog on her website livingwithgleigh.com ...

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  14. Shared Work helps employers prevent layoffs in CovingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 8 | Covington Reporter

    Speakers from the Employment Security Department's Shared Work program will join members of the Covington Chamber of Commerce to present information about how the program can prevent layoffs and how employers can take advantage of a special enrollment period to save money over the next year. The program is open to the public and the cost is $10 or $25 .

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  15. From RFD to RFA?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | Kent Reporter

    ... funding source for fire service is something the council needs to consider," said Chief Administrative Officer Jay Covington. Covington said the administration began talking to the council about the idea of an RFA earlier this year and received the ...

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  16. Covington student-athletes suspended from sportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 7 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Forty-one student-athletes from Tahoma High School in Covington have been suspended from sports for attending Halloween parties where drugs or alcohol were present.

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  17. Kent City Council approves garbage tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Kent Reporter

    ... rates for a typical customer similar to Kent include Tukwila ($19.13), Renton ($21.12), Maple Valley ($24.26), Covington ($24.84), Burien ($26.04), Des Moines ($26.53), Auburn ($27.49), Federal Way ($30.34) and unincorporated King County ($41.99). ...

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  18. When pancakes just won't do | Living with GleighRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | Covington Reporter

    ... they really are growing up if pancakes just won't do anymore. Gretchen Leigh is a stay-at-home mom who lives in Covington. She is just living in the moment. You can also read more of her writing and her daily blog on her website livingwithgleigh.com ...

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  19. Covington native rated third in NCAA Dii wrestling preseason rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 30 | Covington Reporter

    Quinn, a Covington native, received a medical redshirt season in 2013-14 and went 27-8 in 2012-13 while earning All-America honors for his third-place finish. He was also an All-American in 2011-12 when he placed seventh while finishing the year with a 23-10 mark.

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  20. John L. Scott Realtor Marti Reeder Celebrates 10 Years in the Business & Other AccoladesRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | 24-7 Press Release

    Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker, CRS for John L. Scott Kent-Covington celebrates 10 years in the real estate business and other accolades this month. KENT, WA, October 29, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Marti Reeder, Realtor, Broker, CRS for John L. Scott in Kent-Covington celebrated 10 years as a Realtor on October 16. Reeder also recently learned that she has been named a "Five Star Real Estate Agent" by Seattle Magazine in 2014 for the fourth time, and she is on track for making John L. Scott's President's Circle this year as the top agent in her office.

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