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Des Moines, Washington is located in King County. Zip codes in Des Moines, WA include 98198, and 98148. The median home price in Des Moines is $240,000 which is roughly $170/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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4 hrs ago | The Waterland Blog

Will YOUR first 5k be the Waterland Sun Fun Run on Saturday, July 19?

That morning at 8:30 a.m., an event will begin. In scenic Des Moines Beach Park friends and neighbors will gather and start to move their bodies.

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8 hrs ago | Seattle Times

Editorial: The Times recommends Mia Gregerson for the House in the 33rd District

Democrat Mia Su-Ling Gregerson, a lawmaker whose career is just beginning, shows promise.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Federal Way Mirror

First marijuana retailer licenses issued; Federal Way moratorium continues

The Washington State Liquor Control Board issued the state's first 24 marijuana retailer licenses this week, which were granted to businesses from Bellingham to Wenatchee to Seattle to Spokane.

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Auburn Reporter

Highline College Foundation receives donations for marine science camp

Highline College's Marine Science and Technology Center recently received two generous donations to support its annual "Summer on the Sound" Marine Science Camp.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

The Waterland Blog

Here's what's blasting off in Des Moines this 4th of July weekend

Stay in town this 4th of July weekend and enjoy a great time of family, food, music, fun, and FIREWORKS courtesy Destination Des Moines.

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The Waterland Blog

Wanolitto's Musings for this Saturday's Des Moines Farmers Market

With the first month of the season behind us the market continues on a record breaking year with sales up 35% over last year.

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The Waterland Blog

No marijuana store will open in Des Moines - at least for now

There will be no immediate retail marijuana store opening in Des Moines because the top-ranking applicant has not sought any of the necessary city permits for tenant improvements or for a business license, said City Manager Tony Piasecki on Thursday .

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Waterland Blog

PODCAST: Learn about Blues & Brews band James King & The Southsiders

The 5th annual Poverty Bay Blues & Brews Festival is coming up on Saturday, Aug. 23, with a day filled with local blues together with a variety of fine brews from local breweries.

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The Waterland Blog

REMINDER: Fireworks are illegal in the City of Des Moines

The Des Moines Police Department would like to remind everyone that as outlined by Des Moines Municipal Code the possession and use of "Fireworks" within the City limits of Des Moines is prohibited: 9.42.030 Fireworks Prohibited Except as authorized by a permit for the public display of fireworks, as defined in RCW 70.77.160, or for religious ... (more)

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

The Waterland Blog

Now's the time for roof work and Bergin Roofing is the One to Choose

The weather is picking up nicely, so now's a good time to get that roof looked at.

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The Columbian

Story Lead Image

Marie Bruin kept this childhood photo of herself and her adoptive father on her desk at work.

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Sat Jun 28, 2014

The Waterland Blog

Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Friday, Aug. 1

A benefit screening of the locally-produced UFO film " The Maury Island Incident " for Discover Burien will take place on Friday night, Aug. 1 at the Tin Theater, starting at 7 p.m. "The Maury Island Incident" is a 30-minute film that tells the forgotten, tragic story - taken directly from declassified FBI documents - of Harold Dahl's June 21, 1947 ... (more)

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Seattle Times

For adoptees, a new chance to learn their stories

Kirkland insurance broker Mark Brandeberry, who was adopted, was inspired to look for his birth mother after his wife, Griffin, gave birth to their son, Wake, now 6 months old.

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KOMO News

FBI hopes to put the 'Summertime Heat Robber' on ice

The FBI and Seattle Safe Streets Task Force are looking for a man suspected to be behind at least two bank robberies in the past week.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Bothell Reporter

Sound Transit Board appoints Mike Harbour as acting CEO

The Sound Transit Board today officially designated Sound Transit Deputy CEO Mike Harbour as Acting CEO as Joni Earl continues her medical leave.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

KOMO News

Teen hit by gunfire as Des Moines street party turns violent

A teen was shot as a large outdoor gathering of young people turned violent late Monday in Des Moines, police said.

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Mon Jun 23, 2014

The Waterland Blog

Historic MV Lotus yacht will be docked at Marina for Waterland Festival July 17-20

In celebration of the upcoming Waterland Festival, the historic MV Lotus yacht will be docked at the Des Moines Marina July 17-20, offering Dockside Tours from 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Lotus has been a familiar sight in Puget Sound and North to Glacier Bay in Southeast Alaska for nearly 100 years.

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The Highline Times

Des Moines, Wash., Resident Wins Contest for the Best Hometown Peanut Butter Recipes in America

CANTON, Ga. From Carolina Dreaming Appetizer Meatballs in the Southeast to Easy PB&J Breakfast Tarts in the West, our nation is filled with diverse, delicious peanut butter-packed dishes that reflect regional palates.

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The Highline Times

Highline School Board set to approve $228 million operating budget

By Eric Mathison The Highline School Board is expected to approve July 9 a $227.5 million general operating fund budget for the 2014-2015 school year.

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Fri Jun 20, 2014

Highline Times

Port of Seattle Approves Lease for 87-Acre a Des Moines Creek Business Park

The Port of Seattle Commission today gave final approval to a lease for developing the 87-acre Des Moines Creek Business Park, which is projected to create over 1,600 new jobs.

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