Deadlock vote on fireworks ban keeps status quo for at least another year

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 9:53PM

Maple Valley City Council voted 3-3 on an amendment to the city's fireworks ordinance, which made the motion fail

King County renews commitment to community sheriff’s office in Fairwood

  • Today at 9:18AM

The King County Council today unanimously approved a lease extension for the Sheriff’s Fairwood community storefront office. The contract extends the lease by three years, with three additional one-year options.

A guide to legal and illegal fireworks | Office of the State Fire Marshal

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 10:27PM

How can I tell if my fireworks are illegal? By law, fireworks stands may only sell approved and legal fireworks.

Local gas prices on the rise |

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 10:04PM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have risen 2.0 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $3.23/g yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 775 gas outlets in Seattle

Maple Valley City Council to discuss potential fireworks ban at special meeting

  • Jun 29, 2015 at 4:03PM

A special meeting of the Maple Valley City Council will be at 6:30 p.m., Monday, June 29 at Lake Wilderness Lodge

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