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  1. Out of the Past: Fire districts feud over 3.5 miles; Amphitheater to...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Snoqualmie Valley Record

    ... in the wastewater facility-planning project. Both Carnation and Fall City are in the midst of planning with King County's community development office for future sewer systems. Carnation is approximately three weeks ahead of Fall City in the ...


  2. Editorial: Geographic range would improve Washington high court - Sat, 31 Jan 2015 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    ... the three Courts of Appeal. Because populations within those districts are unequal, District 1, which includes King County, would be allotted four seats. District 2, encompassing much of the rest of Western Washington, would get three seats Members ...


  3. 520 toll payers’ lawsuit not exactly a surpriseRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... government cannot take from its citizens without due process of law," Barbara Linde, who was then chief judge of King County's District Court system but who is now in Superior Court, scolded legislators at a 2010 hearing. "In my view, it will only ...


  4. Prosecutor: Seattle firefighter beat estranged wife in front of childRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KOMO News

    ... had placed Soper to "an administrative assignment." His next court appearance is scheduled for February 10 in King County Court. Lovely.A Someday he'll be sitting alone in a nursing home (or prison cell) wondering why none of his kids or grandkids ...


  5. United Way to assist locals with free tax preparationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Viewing Feed

    United Way of King County is offering free tax help to local families making under $60,000 a year at Phinney Neighborhood Center . Volunteers will prepare taxes for attendees and help connnect them with one-on-one financial counseling, healthcare enrollment, and other public benefits.


  6. Dog bite reported on Harding Street | Enumclaw Police NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PNW Local News

    DOG BITE: After hearing of a vicious dog at large in the Harding Street neighborhood, an officer responded the morning of Jan. 23. He found a victim who had been attacked and bitten by the dog. Police contacted the dog's owner, then notified King County Animal Control.


  7. Snoqualmie making ice cream again after listeria problems resolvedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    Snoqualmie Gourmet Ice Cream Inc. has resumed operations more than a month after a listeria food-poisoning problem that sickened two King County men and forced a voluntary recall of a year's worth of ice cream, gelato and other products. The problem was traced to an "external source" Barry Bettinger, the Snohomish firm's chief executive and owner said in a statement Friday.


  8. McAuliffe opposes change to initiative processRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... areas of Snohomish County north and east of Bothell, part of Kirkland, and unincorporated areas of King County between Bothell and Kirkland. SJR 8201 came as a reaction to an initiative that voters approved at the recent election requiring state ...


  9. United Way of King County can take tax stress away - they'll do yours for freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Waterland Blog

    United Way of King County is offering free tax preparation services in 25 locations to qualifying families throughout King County from now until April 18th. Households making under $60,000 can have their taxes prepared, plus, they can get connected to one-on-one financial counseling, healthcare enrollment, and other public benefits.


  10. MainVue Homes Unveils Contemporary Home Designs and Oversized Custom...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    The Estates at Sugarloaf Mountain, the latest new home community from Seattle homebuilder MainVue Homes, is offering homebuyers something they haven't been able to find before in King County - large hillside home sites paired with the architectural appeal of the company's modern aesthetic. Any MainVue floor plan can be built at The Estates at Sugarloaf Mountain along with opportunities for buyers to purchase home sites for their own custom builds.


  11. Luberto's Makes Seahawk Bet a RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Revere Journal

    Luberto's Bakery owner Danny Luberto and Suffolk County Sheriff Steven Tompkins at Luberto's Bakery on Monday to promote the friendly wager between Sheriff Tompkins and King County Sheriff John Urquhart. If the Patriots happen to lose the Super Bowl, Tompkins will have to ship one dozen Luberto's lobster tail pastries to the King County Department.


  12. VRFA fire and rescue blotter | Jan. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Auburn Reporter

    ... displaced four residents. Aid call: 12:32 p.m., (Pacific). Firefighters evaluated a woman in distress and asked King County Medics to provide more treatment. Medics transported her to a local hospital. Aid call: 10:35 p.m., (Lakeland Hills). ...


  13. Charge: Canadian hoped to make girl his 'sexy wife'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Having traveled from Ontario to a Covington gas station on Jan.23, Beavis expected to meet a 14-year-old girl he hoped to make his "sexy wife," King County prosecutors claim. Instead, he was greeted by sheriff's deputies and arrested.


  14. Legionella at UW prompts state investigationRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    ... milliliter. "There have to be enough of the bacteria present to generate a threat," said Jeff Duchin with the King County Health Department. Duchin says legionella is a water-borne bacteria that is very common. It spreads through mist, ingestion and ...


  15. New LWSD boundary raises concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Redmond Reporter

    ... the same could not be said about the community. A group of parents from east Redmond and unincorporated King County near Redmond said they feel the new boundaries continue to negatively impact their part of the district as schools remain ...


  16. Wales seeks a second council term, Osborne will notRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Auburn Reporter

    ... Wales continued, was the decision to scrap the municipal court system in favor of contracting with King County District Court. "That has turned out to be an incredible move," Wales said. "Moving all those jail-type activities has allowed us to save ...


  17. Kirkland police conducting extra DUI patrols Superbowl weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Kirkland Reporter

    ... (MIDU) on Saturday night to assist Troopers and Officers with the processing of drivers arrested for DUI. The King County Target Zero Task Force and the Washington Traffic Safety Commission support participating police agencies in these efforts. All ...


  18. Kenmore mother guilty of abusing daughter with medical careRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... reports she had been facing tougher charges that could have resulted in a three-year prison sentence. King County prosecutors say she took her two daughters to the hospital when they were toddlers insisting they had a host of medical problems ...


  19. Arson fire burns vacant home in RentonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Renton Fire and Emergency Services Deputy Chief Chad Michael says a King County fire marshal found that the fire was set in a mattress. Michael says it was the third fire in two months on the property that has three dilapidated homes.


  20. Olympia disarms open carriers in hearings; 'smart gun' event misfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    ... symposium, and Boinus acknowledged that it is premature to market his product right now. They got no help from King County Sheriff John Urquhart, either. He indicated that it does not appear "smart gun" technology is ready for the marketplace, and ...