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  1. 2 dead, 3 injured in suburban Seattle crashRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    A King County sheriff's spokeswoman says two people were killed and three others were injured in a two-car collision Friday evening in the east Seattle suburb of Redmond. Sgt. DB Gates says the head-on collision killed the driver and a passenger in an Acura Integra.

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  2. 2 dead in Redmond crashRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Two people are dead after a car crash in the Redmond area, according to the King County Sheriff's Office. Details aren't yet available, but two cars were reportedly involved in the crash, which occurred about 6 p.m. in the 18400 block of Northeast 128th Way.

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  3. Jurors selected for first trial in 2007 Carnation killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    With the seventh anniversary of the Christmas Eve killings of six family members in Carnation drawing near, the death-penalty case against one of the defendants reached an important milestone on Friday with the selection of a 16-member jury. King County Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Ramsdell said in court earlier this week that jury selection has been a rigorous, grueling process in the case against Joseph McEnroe.

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  4. Heavy rain and flood watch for Saturday through Sunday in King and Pierce countiesRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | King County Journal

    ... SUNDAY BUT KEEP HEAVY RAIN GOING IN THE CASCADES THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT...ESPECIALLY OVER THE CASCADES FROM ABOUT KING COUNTY SOUTH. THE TOTAL MODEL RAINFALL OVER ABOUT 48 HOURS FROM SATURDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT AMOUNTS TO AROUND THREE TO SIX ...

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  5. 2 killed, 3 injured in collision near Cottage LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    Two people are dead and three others, including a child, are injured following an accident near the intersection of Northeast 128th Way and Avondale Road Northeast near Cottage Lake, according to the King County Sheriff's Office. Roads in the area will remain closed for hours and traffic has been severely impacted, the sheriff's office said.

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  6. Spokane Police review has national implicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... police chiefs, directors of non profits, researchers who study criminal justice reform and Sue Rahr, the former King County Sheriff who is now director of the state's Criminal Justice Training Commission. There's little doubt the implementation of ...

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  7. Prosecutors weigh sexual assault charges against indoor soccer-team ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    King County prosecutors are reviewing whether to bring sexual assault charges against Seattle Impact FC owner Dion Earl now that police have completed their investigation of the case. Dan Donohoe, a spokesman for the King County prosecutors' office, said information from a county sheriff's department investigation has been turned over to the office and is being evaluated to see whether charges should be brought.

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  8. (New) Issaquah school closes for 3rd day over threat; $1,000 reward offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KVI-AM Seattle

    ... for a third day. About 1,000 students in the 6th through 8th grades attend Pacific Cascade Middle School. A King County sheriff's spokesperson says a teacher found the threatening note hanging in a common area outside a classroom on Wednesday ...

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  9. Redmond Cycle riding high with customers' giving spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Redmond Reporter

    ... to 4 years old. Originally, Estrin said he wanted to keep the bikes local and donate to an organization in King County, but after thinking about it, he just wanted to make sure the bikes went to kids who might not normally receive a bike as a gift. ...

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  10. Obama to use executive order to launch task force on policingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    ... Initiative Bryan Stevenson; executive director of Teach For America in St. Louis Brittany Packnett; former King County, Wash., Sheriff Susan Rahr; Yale Law School professor Tracey Meares; civil rights activist Constance Rice; Tucson Police Chief ...

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  11. Jury finds Bowman guilty of first-degree murder - Former child...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northwest Asian Weekly

    Thomasdinh "Dinh" Bowman was found guilty of first-degree murder by a King County jury on Thursday, December 11th. The jury determined that Bowman had set out to kill when he shot Yancy Noll in August 2012.

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  12. Sen. McAuliffe retains position as ranking member of K-12 committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kirkland Reporter

    Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe, D-Bothell, will remain the ranking Democrat on the Senate Early Learning and K-12 Education committee when the 2015 Legislature convenes in January. McAuliffe represents the 1st Legislative District which straddles both King and Snohomish counties.

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  13. Metro reduces service for holidaysRead the original story

    Yesterday | Madison Park Times

    King County Metro Transit buses will operate on Sunday and reduced weekday schedules during the holidays, including the final week of the year. Reduced weekday service offers more service than on weekends but somewhat less service than on normal weekdays.

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  14. E-cig and vape tax could be coming to WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    ... different. "There's no tobacco in our product. There's no combustion created in our product," she said. King County and the state say the health effects of the products aren't fully known and that nicotine is still highly addictive, even in this ...

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  15. 120 struggling Federal Way families get gift of Christmas | SlideshowRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Federal Way Mirror

    ... Federal Way Lieutenant's Association, Kiwanis, Cash America, Temple Fitness, Life and Health Chiropractic, King County Motor Sports, and donations from residents. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow ...

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  16. Algona is top contender for transfer station site, but two Auburn sites still on the listRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Auburn Reporter

    Planning may now be focused on 35101 W. Valley Highway S. in Algona, but as the year winds down, two sites in Auburn stubbornly cling to the list of possible locales for King County's new recycling and transfer station. They are at 901 C St. SW, near the City's Maintenance and Operations yard east of The Outlet Collection Mall, and at 28721 W. Valley Highway S. in north Auburn.

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  17. VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Dec. 19Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Auburn Reporter

    ... him to Valley Medical Center in Renton for evaluation. CPR: 1:01 p.m.(South Auburn). When firefighters and King County Medics got to a woman who had fallen and hit her head, she was not breathing and had no pulse. Firefighters began CPR and restored ...

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  18. Out of the Past: 27 years at North Bend's famous Tift Haus; Way cleared for Snoqualmie RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Snoqualmie Valley Record

    ... over the restaurant stove will be Dec. 29. a Late last week, a draft interlocal agreement was transmitted to the King County Council, Snoqualmie City Council and Weyehaeuser, signaling a possible end to differences on the Snoqualmie Ridge proposal. ...

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  19. Supreme Court: Some closed drug court meetings OKRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... the procedures that followed. She had been arrested on three drug charges and was allowed to participate in the King County adult drug diversion court. But when Sykes was unable to comply with the court's requirements, the state moved to remove her ...

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  20. And the worst commute in King County is aRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Click through for a look at how King County's towns and cities compare when it comes to three key commute measures -- travel time, percent of commuters using public transportation and percent of commuters traveling alone. The statistics used here were drawn from American Community Survey results collected by the Census Bureau between 2008 and 2013.

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