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New sidewalk in Covington will be built next year

The new sidewalk will make 164th Avenue more accessible for the public.

Councilmembers and other city staff members stand in front of the old beach house at Lake Wilderness Park. Photo by Kayse Angel

Maple Valley holds Beach House Bash

Construction for the beach house at Lake Wilderness Park will start soon.

Boarders vs. bureaucracy

How a common need for dry land, an unconventional perspective on property rights, and 25 tons of cement brought a community of skateboarders together in Renton.

Megan Sheridan resigns from her spot on council

The Maple Valley Council are currently looking for applicants for the recently opened position.

Photos by Kayse Angel

Gov. Jay Inslee signs package of bills at Foster High School

These bills are intended to improve participation and representation in the Washington elections.

Puget Sound Fire tips to avoid train accidents

Each year approximately a dozen people die after being struck by a train in Washington State. In 2015 that number spiked to 27 people killed.

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Kanani Vidal performs a Hawaiian dance using pui’ili, an instrument made of bamboo that is used to accompany a song and complement the hula dance’s visual appeal, during practice at the Federal Way hulau, a school of hula and Hawaiian culture. Vidal will be competing at the Merrie Monarch Festival in Hilo, Hawaii, in early April, along with her sister and other members of the hulau. JESSICA KELLER, the Mirror

Keeping the spirit of aloha: Local hula school gains recognition by teaching Hawaiian culture

Hulau invited to participate in the Merrie Monarch Festival in Hilo, Hawaii.

Kent School District announces reductions, reorganization

Latest cuts necessary to close budget gap

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The black 1998 Acura, left, crossed the center median on Highway 18 late Wednesday and was hit by the pickup. WSP is looking for anyone who may have information on the collision. Courtesy photo

27 year old in custody due to fatal collision on SR 18

Washington State Patrol responded around 11:40 p.m. March 21 to reports of a serious collision on westbound state Route 18 Continue reading...

Scam warning from Sheriff’s Office and more community news

Kentlake culinary team places among best in state The culinary team from Kentlake placed second in state following the Washington Continue reading...

Tukwila man pleads guilty to child pornography

The man faces at least 15 years in prison


Falcons lose four in a row | Kentlake Softball

The Kentridge Chargers come to town today for a 4 p.m. game




Amendments have changed constitutional values

Do you know why we have the electoral college to vote for the president?


Why Republicans voted against a property tax cut

One of the bigger surprises of the just-completed legislative session occurred in the final hours when a Democrat-sponsored bill cutting… Continue reading

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Black Lives Matter meets #MeToo

Columnist Marcus Harrison Green tells us about a troubling rift and the resulting rebirth in the local arm of the social movement.


Legislators come to agreement on deadly force reform

The agreement between lawmakers, activists, and police amends the upcoming I-940 ballot initiative.



What all fathers want for their daughters

I don’t often brag about my daughters, though my youngest disagrees. She told me I’m quick to tell everyone about… Continue reading


If you could turn back time, would you?

If you could, would you take it all back? Every misunderstanding, cross word, and cold shoulder, erased. Time wasted, retrieved.… Continue reading


In addition to being a key employer, Boeing also works to protect the environment, educate students, support veterans and military families, and more.

Boeing releases Community and Economic Benefits Report

Company’s wide-ranging influence includes employment, education, environment and charitable giving


Search Advertising Remains One of the Best Ways to Reach Customers

Every search can be considered a signal of intent, giving advertisers a massive opportunity.


Boeing’s six-week Fabrication internship has hosted about 120 high school interns over the last five years.

Fabrication internship emphasizes STEM education among Puget Sound high schoolers

‘One-of-a-kind opportunity’ lets students explore manufacturing and engineering techniques


Brand Websites in the Mobile, Cross-Device Era

What does the distributed, multi-device reality mean for the original channel — the brand website?



Annastina Beauty Lounge is open for business in Maple Valley

A new beauty lounge has opened its doors in Maple Valley — the Annastina Beauty Lounge is now open for Continue reading...

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