King County Newswire (Page 10)

King County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for King County, WA. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 5,098 in King County, WA

  1. Working ports provide good-paying jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Bellingham Herald

    ... by the respected Seattle research firm Community Attributes for the Economic Development Council of Seattle and King County, the Workforce Development Council of Seattle-King County and the Puget Sound Regional Council. Entitled the Washington State ...


  2. Metro launches Community Van ride share program in DuvallRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Bellevue Reporter

    King County Metro Transit is teaming up with the city of Duvall to offer local residents a new way of sharing a ride. Duvall Community Van is a pilot project that will allow residents to share a ride around town, whether it's to the grocery store or a special local event.


  3. Pollution restricts shellfish harvest in five areas, threatens othersRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2016 | Washington State Department of Health

    ... the department will place only portions of the following five locations on restriction this summer: Poverty Bay (King County), Bay Center (Pacific County), Rocky Bay (Pierce County), Vaughn Bay (Pierce County), and Portage Bay (Whatcom County). The ...


  4. First-ever state review of racist geographic namesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... in 2016, we still have dozens of racist and offensive place names on record in our state." A "Coon Creek" in King County will be the first to be addressed for a change. An immediate focus will also turn to other places around the state containing ...


  5. Huskies lose to Syracuse 80-59 in Final FourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2016 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... UConn, from winning a fourth straight national title and finishing another perfect season. Earlier this week, King County Executive Dow Constantine honored the team -- proclaiming April 3, 2016 as "UW Husky Women's Basketball Day." This game marked ...


  6. Symetra Heroes in the Classroom Celebrates 10th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 |

    With a new school year underway, Symetra and the Seattle Seahawks are once again looking for nominations for the Symetra Heroes in the Classroom teacher recognition program. Bellevue-based Symetra, a national provider of employee benefits, annuities and life insurance, and the Seattle Seahawks have honored 200 educators around King County since the program's inception in 2006.


  7. Section 8 Housing List Open For The First Time In YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 |

    Wait list for Section 8 housing to open for first time in four years Shoreline Area News King County Housing Authority is opening its Section 8 voucher waitlist on January 28, 2015 from 6am on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 through 4pm on Tuesday, February 10, 2015.A random lottery drawing will be used to select 2,500 of these applications for the Section 8 waiting list.


  8. Authorities: Washington inmate impales leg while fleeingRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2016 | KLTV Tyler

    Authorities say a jail inmate is back in custody after he bolted from law enforcement in downtown Seattle and then impaled his thigh on a fence while running away. King County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Cindi West says detectives checked the man out of jail Friday to do an interview with them in a county administration building.


  9. Car stolen with 7-year-old girl sleeping insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... asleep in it was quickly recovered after being stolen in Burien early Saturday morning. The girl's mother told King County sheriff's deputies that she left the car running when she dashed into a convenience store at South 116th Street and Des Moines ...


  10. 7-year old girl left inside car stolen in Burien found safe Saturday morningRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | The Waterland Blog

    A 7-year old girl was found safe after the car in which she was a passenger was stolen from near S. 116th and Des Moines Memorial Drive early Saturday morning , according to the King County Sheriff's Office. The stolen car was found around an hour later - with the girl safe, fast asleep inside - at S. 136th and 12th Ave S. .


  11. Sound Generations seeks nominations for Inspire Positive Aging AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Federal Way Mirror

    ... state, is accepting nominations for the 2016 Inspire Positive Aging Awards. Anyone age 60 and over who lives in King County is eligible for nomination, and nominations may be submitted by anyone who wishes to participate. King County is filled with ...


  12. Property-tax break for needy seniors granted to some pretty pricey homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | Seattle Times

    Many lower-income homeowners 61 and older haven't tried to take advantage of a King County program for property-tax relief. But some better-off homeowners have.


  13. GPS device used to track man who robbed Bothell bankRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2016 | HeraldNet

    ... with a lengthy criminal history, including 56 misdemeanors. He was last in prison in 2013 for property crimes in King County.


  14. Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe announces she will not seek re-election to the Washington State SenateRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Bothell Reporter

    ... to make college more accessible to all families, the expansion of higher education opportunities in North King County with the creation of the University of Washington Bothell and Cascadia Community College, and more recently working with Senate and ...


  15. Toppenish man charged in slaying of Renton man in apartment stairwellRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Seattle Times

    King County prosecutors have charged a 24-year-old Toppenish man with second-degree murder in the fatal shooting of a man in a Renton apartment-complex stairwell last month. Omar Avecedo, a felon who is also charged with first-degree unlawful possession of a firearm, was arrested by Yakima County sheriff's deputies four days after he allegedly killed Shiraz Al-Shamarrai, also 24, on March 26, according to charging papers.


  16. News Minute: Here is the latest Washington news from The Associated Press at 3:40 p.m. PDTRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2016 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Officials with King County Sheriff's Office say they've apprehended a man who bolted from law enforcement as he was being walked back to the jail from an interview in downtown Seattle. SEATTLE - A violent ex-felon who escaped from an embattled Washington state psychiatric hospital continues to elude authorities.


  17. Teen gang member pleads not guilty to Kent murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Kent Reporter

    ... Apartments, in the 25200 block of 109th Court Southeast, on the East Hill. Smith is scheduled to return to King County Superior Court on April 20 in Kent when a trial date could be set or attorneys could ask for more time to prepare the case. If ...


  18. Escaping prisoner impaled on fence in downtown SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A prisoner in chains impaled himself on a fence Friday in downtown Seattle while trying to run way from deputies, officials said. The incident unfolded after the inmate, who is a suspect in a Monday carjacking in SeaTac, had finished up an interview with investigators at the Administration Building, said Cindi West of the King County Sheriff's Office.


  19. Substantial consensus behind LWSD bond recommendations | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Redmond Reporter

    ... to include enrollment projections based on a robust set of data, including demographic information such as the King County birth rate. Facilities management is the responsibility of Forrest Miller, the director of support services. Mr. Miller has ...


  20. Repeat sex offender gets 30 years for creating video of his rape of a childRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2016 | Auburn Reporter

    ... against Williams in October of 2014, and Williams pleaded guilty on Dec. 17, 2015. He will be transferred to King County to face charges for the rape of the child in this case. The Auburn Police Department and U.S. Immigration and Customs ...