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  1. Chris Hansen says no hockey-first plan in Seattle yetRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | KOMO News

    Throughout the process, Seattle arena investor Chris Hansen has remained open to the idea of a hockey team being the first tenant for a proposed facility in the city's stadium district even if his focus is on basketball. One problem: Even with indications that Seattle could be a viable expansion market for the NHL, no one has come to Hansen's group with a proposal for a hockey franchise to be the initial occupant.

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  2. Tukwila cops go under cover at high school to bust drug dealersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | KOMO News

    Tukwila police went undercover inside Foster High school to track drug activity and the operation led to arrests of two students and an adult the district says had access to a slew of narcotics. Police say drug arrests off campus this winter raised concerns about drug use so they wanted to go inside the school to see how rampant the drug trade had become.

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  3. Environmental review clears the way for new Seattle arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | KOMO News

    Plans for a proposed multipurpose arena in Seattle's stadium district can move forward after a final environmental impact statement released Thursday found no major issues to block the project. The FEIS on investor Chris Hansen's plans for an arena near Safeco Field and CenturyLink Field was released by the city after nearly two years of work.

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  4. Investment group trying to fast-track NHL arena in TukwilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | KOMO News

    An important environmental review for the proposed SoDo arena in Seattle is scheduled to come out next week. But, before that happens, competitors have begun the paperwork on a possible NHL Arena in Tukwila.

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  5. Tukwila police dog dies after being hit by semi-truckRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | KOMO News

    A King County Sheriff's Office police dog died early Saturday after being hit by a semi-truck on SR-599 in South Park, Sergeant B.J. Myers said. Jimmy, a 2-year-old German Shepard, was getting routine exercise with his partner Deputy Travis Brunner around 1 a.m. at Cecil Moses Park.

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  6. Man shot in Tukwila bank parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2015 | KOMO News

    A man has been shot in a bank parking lot in Tukwila. Tukwila fire officials say the shooting happened just before 4:30 at Andover Park East and East Baker Blvd. The man was alive and being treated for wounds, fire officials said, but they didn't give any further details on his condition.

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  7. MLS, players agree in principle to 5-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | KOMO News

    Seattle Sounders defender Andres Correa, left, goes for the ball as midfielder Aaron Long, right, closes in during MLS soccer training Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, in Tukwila, Wash. Major League Soccer and its players' union have agreed in principle to a five-year labor contract, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press, averting a possible strike ahead of Friday's season opener.

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  8. Cop on Monfort arrest: 'He was going to shoot me if I didn't shoot'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | KOMO News

    A Seattle police officer says he nearly died at the hands of Christopher Monfort testified Monday in the accused cop killer's murder trial. Stg. Gary Nelson was filled with emotion Monday when he took the stand to talk about fallen officer Timothy Brenton and the man accused of gunning him down.

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  9. Seattle detective testifies in trial of accused cop killerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | KOMO News

    The Seattle police detective who opened fire on accused cop killer Christopher Monfort testified Thursday in Monfort's murder trial. Detective Rolf Norton thought he was simply following up on leads several days after the 2009 slaying of his college, officer Timothy Brenton.

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  10. Jury: REI didn't break disability rights rules firing paralyzed workerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | KOMO News

    A King County jury ruled Friday that REI didn't ignore protections for disabled workers when outdoor recreation giant laid off an employee who'd been paralyzed riding a house brand bicycle. Having spent three weeks hearing testimony, the 12-person jury took little more than three hours to conclude that REI hadn't violated former employee James Osborne's rights.

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  11. Suspected car thief flees after police chase, crash in TukwilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | KOMO News

    Police are looking for a suspected car thief who fled and remains on the run after leading officers on a high-speed chase overnight. The drama unfolded just before midnight Wednesday when officers spotted a stolen car in SeaTac and attempted to pull over the driver.

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  12. Trial begins for man accused of killing Seattle officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | KOMO News

    Opening arguments are scheduled Tuesday in the trial of a man accused of killing a Seattle police officer on Halloween in 2009. Christopher Monfort has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

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  13. Opening arguments Tuesday in Seattle cop-killing trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | KOMO News

    Opening arguments are scheduled Tuesday in Seattle in the trial of a man accused of killing a Seattle police officer on Halloween in 2009. Christopher Monfort has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity.

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  14. Seahawks fever in full swing: 'It's a sea of blue and green'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KOMO News

    Nearly everyone is excited for Sunday's championship matchup between the Seahawks and the Green Bay Packers, but you'd be hard pressed to find anyone more excited than the students at Kent's Meridian Elementary. Every day for the past two years -- football season or not -- the students gather at lunch to cheer for their beloved Hawks.

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  15. 4 injured in violent head-on crash in TukwilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 | KOMO News

    Tukwila police are investigating whether impairment was a factor in a head-on crash that injured four people Sunday morning. Medics transported two people in critical condition to Harborview Medical Center, Tukwila police said.

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  16. 2 women arrested after police chase up I-5 in South King Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | KOMO News

    Two women were arrested Tuesday after leading deputies on a wild chase up Interstate 5 in a reported stolen car, officials said. The incident began at about 10:30 a.m. when deputies attempted to pull the car over near 170th Street and International Boulevard in SeaTac, said a King County Sheriff's Office spokesperson.

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  17. Firefighter hurt tending to icy crash in TukwilaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 29, 2014 | KOMO News

    Dozens of weather-related calls for help kept firefighters and police officers busy Saturday after an overnight storm brought snow and wind to many parts of the Puget Sound region. Washington state troopers say a Tukwila firefighter was hit while trying to help the victim of a crash near the on-ramp to northbound Interstate 5 from southbound Interstate 405.

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  18. Driver who was drunk, high during fatal crash sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2014 | KOMO News

    A 25-year-old Tukwila man was sentenced on Friday to nearly 11 years in prison for causing a 2013 car crash that killed a 54-year-old woman. Christopher Wittman was drunk and high on marijuana when he crashed his car through a fence and over an embankment onto Highway 509.

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