King County Newswire (Page 9)

King County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for King County, WA. (Page 9)

Results 161 - 180 of 5,456 in King County, WA

  1. Popular: Sound Transit 3's big win celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Capitol Hill Blog

    ... and votes. Prop 1 passed despite failing to our south in Pierce County. You can see by the tallies, with King County's strong support, the more far flung "NO" voters didn't have a chance: ST3 will dramatically expand light rail in the region. The ...

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  2. High-speed chase ends with crash in ShorelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2016 | KIRO-TV Seattle

    ... Hawley told us. While the police searched for the suspect - who they said was driving a vehicle stolen in King County - we talked to the driver he hit. "I was sitting at a stoplight and my back end was full of materials and all of a sudden I shot ...

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  3. Puget Sound area sees protests while surprised Trump voters share hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Seattle Times

    ... Washington state, garnering 38 percent of the vote, according to Wednesday's tallies. He got just 21 percent in King County and was losing every county that borders Puget Sound, save one. "I feel like in Seattle I'm in a bubble," said Carly Derrick, ...

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  4. North Thurstona s Lawson-Rivera speeding up for finish to high school swimming careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Olympian

    ... relay and 400 freestyle relay - at the Class 3A state swimming and diving championships, which begins Friday at King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way. "I think I'm swimming pretty well," Lawson-Rivera said. "My times aren't exactly where I want ...

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  5. Clark County Q2 retail sales climb 9.3 percentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... sales tax. According to the report, Clark County boasted the fifth highest taxable retail sales in Washington. King County earned $15.1 billion and grew 11 percent compared with its 2015 second quarter. Spokane, Snohomish and Pierce counties round ...

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  6. Small business owners dismayed over passing of minimum wage initiativeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    ... now I know what I want to be.'" I-1433, which will raise the state minimum wage $4 over four years, passed in King County by a 72-28 margin. Locally, Spokane County denied the measure 54-46. "It just doesn't make a lot of sense here because it's ...

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  7. Sheriff: Kenmore woman led $1M crime ring laundering pot moneyRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Money and marijuana seized by King County Sheriff's Office investigators during a series of searches earlier in November are pictured in a provided photo. Money and marijuana seized by King County Sheriff's Office investigators during a series of searches earlier in November are pictured in a provided photo.

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  8. Scenes from the WA Republicans' Election Night bashRead the original story

    Nov 9, 2016 | Crosscut.com

    ... the numbers, and we have more than 1 million votes left to count, and we think 2/3 of them are from outside King County." The room cheers the news. Bryant notes that he's been at this point in an election before, and when reporters told him to just ...

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  9. ELECTION: ST3 passing in King and Snohomish counties; Pierce rejecting Sound Transit measureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Madison Park Times

    The Puget Sound Region is going to be connected by light rail. / Puget Sound voters narrowly/broadly passed an expansion of Sound Transit services Sound Transit Proposition 1, also known as ST3, was passing in King County with 58 percent of the vote by 8:42 p.m. Tuesday night, Nov. 8. Results were delayed in King County compared to the majority of Washington state.

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  10. Here's where wages will increase the most in WashingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2016 | Seattle Times

    In Seattle, for example, minimum wage is set at $15 an hour - and in King County as a whole, only 7.8 percent of jobs pay below $13.50. But in Yakima County, 30.5 percent of low-wage jobs will get a boost from the new increase.

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  11. The Latest: Incumbent Supreme Court justices winningRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Republic

    ... term to represent Washington state's redrawn 1st Congressional District. The district stretches from eastern King County areas such as the wealthy enclave of Medina all the way to the northern border. The 8th District represents parts of Pierce and ...

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  12. Election 2016: Voters return incumbent state legislators to OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | My Edmonds

    The mood was subdued at the Nile Country Club in Mountlake Terrace on election night as Snohomish and King County Democrats from the 32nd,1st, 21st, 46th and 38th legislative districts gathered to watch both national and local returns. The crowd let out a cheer, above, when it was announced that Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton had won Washington state, but many supporters began leaving as Clinton continued to trail Republican candidate Donald Trump.

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  13. The Latest: Reichert, Smith winRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Gazette

    ... until 2018 to fix the problem The 2nd District spans the northern part of western Washington from north King County to just north of Bellingham, and includes the San Juan Islands. Larsen has represented the district since 2001. The 10th District is ...

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  14. Mothers' nutrition pivotal for healthy child growth: studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Reuters

    ... acute flaccid myelitis, a rare condition that causes weakness or paralysis in children, is being investigated in King County, Washington, the state health department said on Tuesday.

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  15. Cheap cancer measures could save hundreds of thousands of lives in poor countriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Reuters

    ... acute flaccid myelitis, a rare condition that causes weakness or paralysis in children, is being investigated in King County, Washington, the state health department said on Tuesday.

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  16. 45th District State Sen. Andy Hill dies of lung cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Kirkland Reporter

    ... Senate Early Learning and K-12 Education committee. "Our community has lost a tremendous man and leader," said King County Council member Kathy Lambert in a statement. "Whether you knew him professionally, as a friend, or through his vast community ...

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  17. King County Sheriff seeking fallen officers family membersRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | West Seattle Herald

    The King County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help locating family members of all 16 King County Sheriff's deputies who have been killed in the line of duty since the county was created in 1852. The Sheriff's Office will be dedicating a memorial to the deputies at 10am on December 2nd at the King County Courthouse and would like family members of the fallen deputies to be present during the historic unveiling.

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  18. Sheriff's Office seeking public's help locating family members of fallen DeputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Waterland Blog

    The King County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help locating family members of all 16 King County Sheriff's deputies who have been killed in the line of duty since the county was created in 1852. The Sheriff's Office will be dedicating a memorial to the deputies at 10am on Dec. 2 at the King County Courthouse and would like family members of the fallen deputies to be present during the historic unveiling.

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  19. Eastgate residents draw issues with proposed men's shelter in BellevueRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Bellevue Reporter

    ... The proposed shelter would be located next to the Eastgate Park and Ride location, sharing 4.3 acres with a King County Health Department building. The proposal calls for 100 emergency beds and potential affordable housing for 60 more at a cost of ...

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  20. Washington state investigating possible cluster of rare myelitisRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 1, 2016 | Bangor Daily News

    A possible cluster of cases of acute flaccid myelitis, a rare condition that causes weakness or paralysis in children, is being investigated in King County, Washington, the state health department said on Tuesday. An additional possible case of AFM, which affects the central nervous system, brings the total number of confirmed or suspected cases to nine, a spokeswoman for the Washington State Department of Health said in a statement.

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