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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 $260,000 which is roughly $173/per square foot. More Des Moines information.

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3 hrs ago | The Waterland Blog

REMINDER: Benefit screening of UFO film for Discover Burien is Friday, Aug. 1

The film - which was shot in Burien , Des Moines, Tukwila and off the shores of Maury Island during the summer of 2013 - had its world premiere at the Big Island Film Festival in May, and its North American premiere at the Seattle International Film Festival.

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10 hrs ago | The Waterland Blog

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: Great 5-bedroom Des Moines view home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest's Open House - set for this Sunday, July 27 - is a fabulous 5-bedroom Des Moines view home! Not only is this home in an excellent location, it boasts wonderful views of Puget Sound and the Mountains, and there is plenty of room for everyone and everything.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Charge: Burien man stabbed wife more than 25 times

The investigation into a 39-year-old woman's death in Kent Sunday indicates her husband stabbed her at least 25 times before leaving her in her SUV and turning himself in to police.

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Seattle Times

Wyoming cave with fossil secrets to be excavated

For the first time in more than 30 years, paleontologists are about to revisit one of North America's most remarkable troves of late Pleistocene fossils: The bones of tens of thousands of animals piled at least 30 feet deep at the bottom of a sinkhole-type cave.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Kent Reporter

Sound Transit to host light rail open house July 31 about Kent extension

Sound Transit will have an open house on Thursday, July 31 about extending light rail to Kent/Des Moines by 2023 with plans to reach Federal Way when more funding is secured.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Police: Burien man killed wife, left her in her SUV

Police believe a 41-year-old Burien man killed his wife at the Kent-Des Moines Park and Ride Sunday and left her for dead, only to confess to cops about it later that night in Seattle.

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The Waterland Blog

Council approves City Manager evaluation process; agreement to build public trail

Burien's new City Manager will be evaluated by the Council next month, then twice more during his first year under a new process adopted by the lawmakers Monday night.

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The Waterland Blog

Outdoor Family Movie Night returns to Des Moines Beach Park Friday, Aug. 8

Beat the heat and come to the Des Moines Beach Park for spectacular family movie nights on the big screen, with the film 'Despicable Me 2' kicking the fun off on Friday, Aug. 8. Special thanks to Des Moines Orthodontics and Law Offices of Gehrke, Baker, Doull, and Kelly for sponsoring this community event.

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The Waterland Blog

Here's the schedule for August's FREE Master Gardening Clinics

Wednesdays: August 6, August 13, August 20, August 27 Burien Master Gardener Clinic: 5 p.m.-8 p.m. at Burien Library 400 SW 152nd St., Burien Get answers to general gardening questions, learn about proper plant selection, bring a sample of a diseased plant for diagnosis and treatment recommendations, and have an insect or plant identified.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Waterland Blog

PHOTOS: Wheels & Keels Brings Classics in Wood and Metal to Des Moines Marina

It was a little gray and cool compared to our recent weather, but that didn't stop folks from making their way to Des Moines today.

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The Waterland Blog

PHOTOS: 55th Annual Waterland Parade celebrates Summer in Des Moines

This past Saturday, July 19, 2014 the Waterland Parade took over downtown Des Moines in what has become a favorite summertime tradition.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

The Waterland Blog

REMINDER: Benefit screening of local UFO film for Discover Burien will be Aug. 1

The film - which was shot in Burien , Des Moines, Tukwila and off the shores of Maury Island during the summer of 2013 - had its world premiere at the Big Island Film Festival in May, and its North American premiere at the Seattle International Film Festival.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

The Highline Times

Police Looking For Knife-Wielding Carjacker

Do you know where detectives can find Cyrus Davis? Police are searching for Davis after he carjacked a woman at knifepoint in Seattle's Brighton neighborhood earlier this month and then used the woman's Toyota as a getaway car when he held up a Des Moines pharmacy.

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The Waterland Blog

Warren Bonus selected as Honorary Grand Marshal for Waterland Parade

In recognition of his many years of service to the Des Moines Community, Warren Bonus has been selected as the 2014 Waterland Parade Honorary Grand Marshal.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Waterland Blog

Odd Fellows Hall will serve as a cooling center during Waterland Festival

With temperatures forecast to be in the 80s during the upcoming Waterland Festival Weekend, the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Des Moines Lodge #305, is going to have an air-conditioned cooling center open for all who need or want to get relief from the sun and heat.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Kent Reporter

Thomas, Gregerson receive 'good' ratings in Kent legislative race

It could be a showdown between Kent's Les Thomas and SeaTac's Mia Gregerson for a House seat in the Legislature if the Municipal League of King County rankings prove accurate in the Aug. 5 primary race.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

The Waterland Blog

PHOTOS: Mid-Sound Summer Social Kicks Off Six Weeks of "Relaxed Racing"

The Three Tree Point Yacht Club kicked off their 2014 Mid-Sound Summer Social racing series this past Thursday evening under beautiful blue skies just outside of the Des Moines Marina.

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The Waterland Blog

King Co. Councilmember Upthegrove delivers 'retired' van to Des Moines Parks

On Thursday , Metropolitan King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove handed over the keys of an eight-passenger van to the City of Des Moines Parks, Recreation & Senior Services Office to transport low income residents, children and seniors to local and county wide activities.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Waterland Blog

Berkshire Hathaway Open House: great 5-bedroom Des Moines view home

BTB Real Estate Sponsor Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Northwest's Open House - set for both this Saturday and Sunday - is a fabulous 5-bedroom Des Moines view home! Not only is this home in an excellent location, it boasts wonderful views of Puget Sound and the Mountains, and there is plenty of room for everyone and everything.

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The Waterland Blog

Advertiser Waterland CrossFit introduces 'GOOB!!' Program for Teens

Designed as a fun resource for kids aged 12-15 to "do something" besides lay in bed playing vids or watching stupid youtube cartoons, this program aspires to simply give kids a spot to gather, play and move for a couple of hours a day.

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