3 hrs ago
Bus ads don't pass muster
Community Transit has rejected thousands of dollars in bus advertising from a statewide gun control group citing a new policy banning ads on controversial religious, social and political issues.
9 hrs ago
Federal Way Mirror
King County Metro bus service faces 17 percent cut
According to King County Metro's data, about 6,000 people are served on a daily basis in the Federal Way area.
9 hrs ago
Federal Way Mirror
ELECTION 2013: Griffin forgoes re-election to school board
Ben Ries, Kenneth Lance Barton and Medgar Wells were listed on the King County Elections website at the filing deadline May 17.
PNW Local News
Eight file for Kirkland City Council seats; two incumbents to run unopposed
Eight candidates have filed for the five open Kirkland City Council positions this week during the King County candidate filing period.
Fri May 17, 2013
Federal Way Mirror
The transient nature of gangs in South King County
In the early morning hours of June 27, tension escalated among a crowd of gang members outside a Federal Way bar.
The Waterland Blog
Rally to show support for SR-509 extension is Monday at State Capitol
The Southwest King County Chamber of Commerce is reporting on its Facebook page that supporters of SR-509 and SR-167 will stage a rally on the steps of the State Capitol in Olympia on Monday, May 20 at 10 a.m. "Everyone is invited to show support for the Puget Sound Gateway Project, which will complete SR-509 and SR-167 as well as make enhancements ... (more)
North King County
Candidate filing week bring intreague for Kenmore and Bothell councils
This week is the official filing period for the 2013 election. The races for the respective Bothell and Kenmore City Councils are taking shape.
Thu May 16, 2013
Your Take On The News: IRS, NBA And DUI
The White House has received a lot of criticism this week over three issues that have gained national attention.
Police find Shoreline home full of drugs and stolen goods
Six people were arrested from a Shoreline home Thursday morning after deputies discovered drugs and stolen property inside.
Why Won't Representative Cathy McMorris Rogers Represent the Interests of Her District?
Last week I took the state projections of the additional revenue that would be raised should states be allowed to collect sales tax on remote sales under the Marketplace Fairness Act , and estimated that it would bring an additional $63 million a year into various King County coffers by 2017.
The Highline Times
Airport workers, community allies launch employment initiative in SeaTac
Airport workers and community allies are moving forward on a voter initiative to set wages and work conditions for the jobs of thousands of low-wage workers in and around SeaTac Airport.
Wed May 15, 2013
The News Tribune
Plan to finish Routes 167, 509 questioned
Heavy truck traffic often clogs the roads at the end of state Route 167 where it ends at Meridian Street in Puyallup.
Federal Way News
District proposal keeps Highline school security officers armed
A public meeting will be held Monday, May 20, 6-7:30 p.m., at district headquarters , 15675 Ambaum Blvd.
Detectives seek good Samaritan in Cossey murder
Earl "Coss" Cossey, 71, was found murdered in his Woodinville home on Friday, April 26.
Fire damages Kent West Hill home
Fire heavily damaged the attic space and roof of a Kent home at about 2:30 a.m. Tuesday in the 23900 block of 43rd Avenue South on the West Hill.
CPL figure skyrockets 15K in a single month
More than 426,000 active Washington concealed pistol licenses are now in circulation, up a staggering 15,289 in the month since Examiner last checked with the state Department of Licensing , confirming what various sources in law enforcement say about the volume of applications and renewals, and the work overload to process them.
Intruder killed in North Bend home identified by medical examiner's office
The intruder who was killed early Monday during a fight with a couple in a North Bend home has been identified as Kenneth E. Boonstra, 48, according to the King County Medical Examiner's Office.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Daily Troll: Sacramento ready to take victory lap. Lone School...
The Daily Troll: Sacramento ready to take victory lap. Lone School Board candidate, so far.
Trial continued to Oct. 8 for man charged in Kent murder of Devin Topps
Jorge L. Lizarraga faces an Oct. 8 trial date for the 2010 second-degree murder of Devin Topps, a former Kentridge High School student athlete.
14-Year-Old Cottage Lake Girl Missing Since May 5
A 14-year-old Cottage Lake girl is missing, according to King County Sheriff's Office officials.