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3 hrs ago | Kent Reporter
A 24-year-old Tacoma woman pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to first-degree attempted murder in connection with the Kent man shot in the face outside of a Panther Lake Starbucks.
5 hrs ago | Snoqualmie Valley Record
Uprooted trees lay flattened in the glare of the sun on the north bank of the Snoqualmie River.
5 hrs ago | Highline Times
Burien man charged with second-degree murder after police locate body of ex-wife According to the King County Prosecutors Office, 41-year-old Telesforo Hernandez-Roa of Burien was charged with "Murder in the Second Degree" after the body of his ex-wife, Ruth Castillo-Yanez, was located by police at the Kent Park and Ride on July 20th.
5 hrs ago | The Highline Times
Triangle Properties Development has issued a writ of Mandamus in King County Superior Court to force the Seattle Police Department to take action against the Barton family, who are back in their home after an attempted eviction by the King County Sheriff's office on July 18, and arrest them for trespassing.
6 hrs ago | Snoqualmie Valley Record
Since the fall of 2009 when King County completed a levee removal project in Tolt Mac-Donald Park, Carnation, the Tolt River hasn't seen significant flooding.
7 hrs ago | Kent Reporter
A former Kentridge High School teacher faces an Aug. 18 trial in King County Superior Court for attempted commercial sexual abuse of a minor.
8 hrs ago | KOMO News
SEATAC, Wash. -- A burglary suspect has been wounded by a King County Sheriff's deputy and a second suspected burglar is now on the run, deputies said.
8 hrs ago | The Waterland Blog
That's the question from Burien In Motion , a King County Metro program running this summer in partnership with WABI Burien , Discover Burien , and The B-Town Blog.
11 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer
A recently released ex-con shot a Seattle bank guard and himself during a fight Thursday, King County prosecutors now claim.
15 hrs ago | KING-TV Seattle
With one week before the deadline for the August primary in Washington state, elections officials are reminding voters to get their ballots in on time.
A small sewer overflow near Chism Beach Park prompted the closure of its swimming areas on Monday pending the results of testing by King County Water and Land Resources.
Initially charged with first- and third-degree assault, King County proseuctors upped the charges against him for the July 18 stabbing after 17-year-old Cara Neil died of her injuries five days after the attack .
Eric Emil Lehtinen, a 37-year-old Redmond resident who is accused of injecting his 4-year-old son with heroin , had his July 15 case setting hearing continued to Aug. 21, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney's office press secretary.
A 14-year-old Kent boy received a prison sentence of eight years and could serve a life sentence for the first-degree rape of an 8-year-old girl last November in a wooded area near a Kent hotel.
A trio of part-time judges is competing to fill an open seat on King County District Court.
The new facility is needed to store, service and deploy the expanding light rail train fleet as the system expands from 16 to 50 miles by 2023.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 07:11 pm
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