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  1. CalendarRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Seattle Press

    ... the expected potential of materials, their lifespan, connection to the environment, and resulting outcome. The King County and the State of Washington's 14th Annual Diversity Employment Day and Career Fair is the largest diversity and inclusion ...

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  2. State Sen. Roach pays mileage refund for campaign businessRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The News Tribune

    State Sen. Pam Roach, R-Auburn, agreed Saturday to pay back more than $4,500 to the state for improperly charging taxpayers for mileage to pick up mail at a post-office box where she received both official and campaign mail.

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  3. King County Council meeting highlights | July 28-Aug. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Covington Reporter

    ... of the Seattle Streetcar on behalf of the city of Seattle; adopting an amended and restated agreement between King County and the city of Seattle ( Ordinance 2014-0216 ). An ordinance addressing income inequality through a requirement that a living ...

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  4. Salmon Fishing: South Sound to host 3 derbies in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Olympian

    ... salmon in each derby, you could go home with at least $8,500 in cash. The 13th annual derby run by the South King County chapter of Puget Sound Anglers has the largest payout, with $3,500 going to the winner. Fishing will take place from daylight ...

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  5. 6th annual FREE Ice Cream Social and Concert with Ciscoe will be Aug. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Waterland Blog

    ... Any day is an opportunity to tour the Highline SeaTac Botanical Gardens often called the jewel of Southwest King County. Why not make it August 17th? About Highline Seatac Botanical Gardens The Highline SeaTac Botanical Garden is a 501(c)(3) charity ...

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  6. HUNDTOFTE v. ENCARNACIA"NRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | FindLaw

    Aaron HUNDTOFTE and Kent Alexander, Respondents, v. Ignacio ENCARNACIA'N and Norma Karla FarA as, and all others in possession, Petitioners, King County Superior Court Office of Judicial Administration, Respondent.

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  7. OneRedmond receives $225,000 grant through Chase's Small Business ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Redmond Reporter

    ... business development. WIN builds on the efforts incubated by the Economic Development Council of Seattle and King County and the Innovation Partnership Zone partnered by the City of Redmond. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's ...

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  8. Cold-case killer gets 14½ years in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Times

    ... life in prison. The maximum sentence for the April 23, 1980, strangulation of Susan Barbara Lowe is life, and King County Superior Court Judge Roger Rogoff said that would be his preferred sentence. Halgren, 58, has admitted to raping more than 20 ...

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  9. Here's what all the police activity was about near Trader Joe's Friday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Waterland Blog

    A major police turnout in the Five Corners neighborhood of Burien - near Trader Joe's on SW 160th - was reported to us late Friday afternoon, and Sgt. DB Gates of the King County Sheriff's Office told The B-Town Blog that the action was "to recover a stolen car with a couple of people detained."

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  10. Kirkland firefighter's involvement in prostitution ring leads to arrest of alleged Crips gang memberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | PNW Local News

    ... that he was innocent and called the investigator a racist during questioning. In April, Bray was charged by King County prosecutors for burglary, domestic violence, promoting prostitution, felony harassment, and unlawful possession of a firearm. He ...

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  11. Sounding off about noise levels at Marymoor Park summer concerts | LETTERSRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Redmond Reporter

    ... the kicker at the end "Additional shows WILL be added." Oh, joy. By the way, there is no legal impediment to King County having amplified noise from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., seven days a week. Just contemplate! We encourage an open exchange of ideas on ...

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  12. Arrowsmith program focuses on strengthening students' cognitive abilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Redmond Reporter

    ... second grade, Fay - who lives in the Salish Springs neighborhood off of State Route 202 in unincorporated King County between Redmond and Sammamish - said her son was exhausted from it all and she knew if they kept going, he would begin to hate ...

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  13. Seattle leaders' tax-increase plan to save Metro Transit is a solution looking for a problemRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Washington Policy Center

    ... a 0.1% sales and use tax, both expiring by 12/31/2020, all as proposed in Resolution 12. After voters rejected King County Metro Transit's ballot measure last April, Seattle Mayor Ed Murray said the resulting cuts to Metro bus service constituted a ...

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  14. Bellevue leads Lynnwood for light-rail maintenance yardRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | HeraldNet

    ... planning the area for redevelopment. 'Everyone is unanimous in wanting this facility to be somewhere else,' said King County Executive Dow Constantine, who serves as Sound Transit's board chairman. 'There is not going to be a perfect location.' The ...

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  15. Stabbing Victim Dies of Injuries: Suspect Remains In-CustodyRead the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    ... J. Haggart. The suspect and victim were acquaintances and both are residents of Redmond. Haggart remains held at King County Jail on charges of Attempted Murder. On July 23, 2014 the victim died as a result of her injuries; an autopsy is pending. ...

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  16. WA: Sound Transit Identifies Bellevue Site as Preferred Alternative...Read the original story

    Friday Jul 25 | Mass Transit

    ... track to open more than 30 miles of light-rail extensions within the next decade," said Sound Transit Chair and King County Executive Dow Constantine. "We are also taking action to advance the vision of the Sound Transit narrowed potential locations ...

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  17. Relevant experience runs deep in Thurston PUD District 3 raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | The Olympian

    ... County and a former employee at the state Department of Revenue. He currently is the chief appraiser for the King County Department of Assessments. Pulsipher decided to run because he believes in PUDs, having been exposed to them growing up in ...

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  18. Accessible voting at City HallRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | City of Bellevue

    While most people in King County now vote by mail, voters with disabilities can go to accessible voting centers equipped with assistive audio and visual technology.

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  19. Kirkland hydroplane Miss DiJulio to race in Seafair CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Kirkland Reporter

    ... all profits from its merchandise sales and sponsorships on the Miss DiJulio website to the Boys & Girls Clubs of King County. Brian said that while 5 percent does not seem like a lot, it is for the team as they do not make much money during the ...

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  20. Voter registration deadline is Monday to vote in August primary electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 25 | Kirkland Reporter

    King County residents not currently registered to vote in Washington can register in person at the King County Elections office or the Voter Registration Annex through 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 28. Voters can return their ballots, postmarked no later than Aug. 5, through the mail, or by 8 p.m. Aug. 5 at any of 25 locations without a stamp, ... (more)

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