King County News
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2 hrs ago | Bellevue Reporter
This photo taken during an investigation into the March 2012 shooting death of Russell Wilson by Bellevue SWAT members shows evidence cards placed where numerous bullet casings were found.
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2 hrs ago | Auburn Reporter
Pacific residents got to sit down and talk with 30th District Rep. Roger Freeman last Saturday as part of the Community Social Gatherings.
5 hrs ago | Real Change
Tacoma may soon have another option for its homeless population: temporary homeless camps.
6 hrs ago | PNW Local News
The King County Sheriff's Office is seeking David Major of Redmond. He has been missing since Tuesday and has Alzheimer's Disease.
8 hrs ago | Covington Reporter
The next step in the future of the Donut Hole, and toward a new Tahoma High School, is for King County to buy out its lease with the Elk Run Golf Course .
11 hrs ago | Seattle Times
As the Washington Legislature nears its March 13 deadline, now is the time to track and review efforts to end sex trafficking.
13 hrs ago | North King County
The King County Metro funding gap and proposed service cuts are of great concern to the entire region and especially to the students, faculty and staff of area colleges.
King County's new homeless youth Initiative puts a premium on organizing providers, bundling services and personalizing delivery for a youthful clientele.
The King County Prosecutor today charged 17-year-old Byron Keith Alonzo White with first degree murder with a firearm enhancement in the death of David Peterson in Greenwood on Feb. 23. White was charged as an adult "under a state law that provides for automatic adult prosecution for 16 and 17-year-old juveniles who commit serious violent ... (more)
According to a report by MyNorthwest.com a Ballard High School senior has been charged as an adult in the February 23 fatal shooting of 54-year-old David Peterson in Greenwood .
A juvenile boy has been identified as sending threatening emails that prompted the lockdown last week at Ridgecrest Elementary School in Shoreline.
The police blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical roundup of all calls to the King County Sheriff's Office that are dispatched to on-duty police officers.
Despite some horrendous transit cuts looming in Seattle, the Washington legislature can't seem to get a transportation budget passed, reports Josh Feit at PubliCola .
Felicia Whitmore, a member of the Washington Conservations Corps, spreads mulch at Raab's Lagoon, one of several county-sponsored conservation projects to improve the health of Quartermaster Harbor.
But wait - first a word on the contest and the 21 finalists, chosen by a panel of local and national education experts.
The Angle Lake Family Resource Center and United Way of King County's Free Tax Campaign are partnering to offer free tax services to SeaTac residents until April 15. Anyone making under $52,000 a year can drop in and have their taxes prepared for them in their own language for no fee.
The King County Flood Control District completed its annual reorganization with the reappointment of Reagan Dunn as Chair of the District's Board of Supervisors.