King County Newswire (Page 2)

King County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for King County, WA. (Page 2)

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  1. Crisis pregnancy centers must post disclaimers stating 'Not a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    Facilities commonly referred to as "crisis pregnancy centers," many of which are faith-based, will be required to post a sign telling patients they are not health-care facilities, under a new rule approved Thursday by the King County Board of Health. After emotional public testimony, mostly against the signs, nine of 10 board members voted for the rule saying their action was meant to bring transparency and accurate information to pregnant women.

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  2. Family, community gather to talk about justice for Tommy LeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... Last month, officers responded to call about "a man with a knife" in a Burien neighborhood. A report from the King County Sheriff's Office said the man, later recognized as Le, shouted in the streets, trying to stab people. Officers used Tasers that ...

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  3. Pregnancy centers face new regulation in King CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Thursday the King County Board of Health approved a new regulation for pregnancy resource centers, otherwise known as limited service pregnancy centers. The networks are often run by conservative Christian groups that oppose abortion rights.

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  4. King County's 'Crisis Pregnancy Centers' Can No Longer Say They're Health ClinicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Stranger

    Members of the King County Board of Health voted to pass a proposal today to require limited service pregnancy centers to post signs notifying consumers that they are not health care facilities. King County Council member Kathy Lambert was the only member to vote "no."

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  5. More petition signatures delivered to City of Burien to repeal Ordinance 651Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Waterland Blog

    ... on file with the County Election office, and of those, 3,119 were determined to be registered voters of King County in the City of Burien. Because that number did not meet the requirement of 3,643 valid signatures to certify, on July 15 the County ...

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  6. Veterans and Human Services levy sent to November ballot: twice as...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Times

    On Monday, May 21, 2017, King County Executive Dow Constantine, center, held a press conference to push for his proposal to renew the Veterans and Human Services Levy, which will now expire Dec. 31. He's surrounded by supporters and veterans. The King County County Council votes to put a larger Veterans and Human Services levy on the November ballot, but dials back the amount recommended by Executive Dow Constantine.

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  7. Sheriff asks for FBI investigation fatal shooting by deputy - Thu, 20 Jul 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Spokesman-Review

    TV reported King County Sheriff John Urquhart asked for their help at a town hall where he met with the family and friends of 20-year-old Tommy Le of Burien. Le died after he was shot by deputy Cesar Molina in June.

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  8. Congressman Adam Smith holding Town Hall Meeting in Tukwila Sat., July 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Normandy Park Blog

    Congressman Adam Smith is hosting a Town Hall event where constituents can meet and interact with the Congressman and voice concerns on the issues before Congress. TRANSIT: 5 minute bus ride via King County Metro #128 from Tukwila International Blvd Link Station.

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  9. Nearly Five Million Youth Are Out of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Nation's Cities Weekly

    ... of Community Center for Education Results, focuses on creating opportunity for youth in South Seattle and South King County, Washington - an underserved area with high rates of childhood poverty and disconnection. The Road Map Project brings ...

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  10. BLOG: 2017 is a year of awakening for Asian AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northwest Asian Weekly

    What seemed to be a dull and highly predictable election has now transformed to be a colorful and uncertain one, not only for the city, but also other parts of King County. The number of Asian candidates running for high-profile offices is unbelievable.

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  11. API candidates on the ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... in November. The following are candidates of Asian and/or Pacific Islander heritage in state races and also in King County races. Manka Dhingra (Prefers Democratic Party) - A King County prosecutor since 2000, Dhingra supports women's and ...

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  12. 'There Is No Pain Like Losing My Son': Family of Tommy Le, Police...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Stranger

    That's how Dieu Ho described her son, Tommy Le, the 20-year-old Vietnamese American student who was fatally shot by a King County sheriff's deputy last month. Le's older brother, Quoc Ngyuen, recalled that he and Tommy went suit shopping two weeks before the police killing.

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  13. SAVOR...Selected as Food And Beverage Provider at the Federal Way Performing Arts and Event CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Exhibitor Online

    ... conference and meeting facility conveniently located just 20 minutes from SeaTac airport. This beautiful south King County location is perfect for business, educational, and private events. This is an ideal event venue for full-service trade shows, ...

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  14. Forget Trump - the real meat this election is at the local levelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Seattle Times

    ... against the needs of cities, a phenomenon ratcheted up by the result of the last national election. Seattle and King County are often out front on striking a different path, and that's because of the people we elect. We took a lead on raising the ...

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  15. Family tries to fathom young man's killing by deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Kim Le, grandmother of Tommy Le, cries during a public forum held by the family of Le, a 20-year-old high school student who was shot and killed by King County Sheriff's deputies in June, Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at the Asian Counseling and Referral Service. Family members say Tommy lived with his grandmother for several years.

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  16. Public forum held on deputy's fatal shooting of Burien manRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Seattle area residents and family members of Tommy Le demanded answers from King County officials during a public forum about his fatal shooting by a deputy in June. King County Sheriff John Urquhart , County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg and County Office of Law Enforcement Oversight Director Deborah Jacobs were among those who attended the forum Wednesday evening at the Asian Counseling and Referral Service in Seattle.

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  17. News Minute: Here is the latest Washington news from The Associated Press at 9:41 p.m. PDTRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    Seattle area residents and family members of Tommy Le sought answers and change from King County officials during a public forum about his fatal shooting by a deputy in June. King County Sheriff John Urquhart, County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg and County Office of Law Enforcement Oversight Director Deborah Jacobs were among those who attended the forum Wednesday evening at the Asian Counseling and Referral Service in Seattle OLYMPIA, Wash.

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  18. Brother of Burien deputy-shooting victim Tommy Le: 'He wanted to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Seattle Times

    ... building. About 150 people attended the forum to hear from and address a panel of public official, including King County Sheriff John Urquhart, County Prosecutor Dan Satterberg and County Office of Law Enforcement Oversight Director Deborah Jacobs. ...

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  19. Fourth person charged in King County shooting campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A fourth person was charged last week with involvement in a series of shootings this spring that hit multiple cars and homes in South Seattle and South King County. A fourth person was charged last week with involvement in a series of shootings this spring that hit multiple cars and homes in South Seattle and South King County.

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  20. Highline Forum on July 26 will focus on economic development, 509 & airplanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | The Waterland Blog

    The next Highline Forum will be on Wednesday, July 26, from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. at the City of SeaTac's City Hall Council Chambers . The Highline Forum membership includes the southwest King County communities of Des Moines, Burien, Normandy Park, SeaTac, Tukwila and Federal Way and Highline Public Schools, Highline College and the Port of Seattle.

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