A voter drops of their ballot at a drop off box in Maple Valley for the November 2017 election. File photo by Kayse Angel

Take two, Tahoma EP&O levy passing

Currently, the TSD levy is passing and the Puget Sound Regional Fire Proposition 1 is failing.

Water District gets new name

The King County Council approved to change the name of Water District No. 111 to Lake Meridian Water District.

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A visual of where to pay your taxes online from the King County website.

Property taxes are due for the first half of 2018

Tax payments can be made online, by mail, at King County Community Service Centers or in person by April 30.

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File photo of Jordan Fong. Photo by Rachel Ciampi

Outstanding teen moves onto Stanford

The Kentlake student has placed first in all three of the track events that she competes in, is a straight-A student and does community service in her spare time.

KCSARC launches campaign to end sexual violence

Maple Valley, Covington and other South King County cities recognized April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

A Canadian safe consumption site in Lethbridge. Photo supplied by ARCHES in Lethbridge

County plans for second safe drug site on hold

Following intense resistance to the proposal from the suburbs, county officials are taking a wait-and-see approach.

Connect2Classes Tested: 7 Steps to Better Photography

Take the fear out of using those digital camera functions with Hudson’s Photo Workshops

Opening day trout derby is this weekend and more community news

Construction artwork More than 30 pieces of artwork were submitted by students throughout the Tahoma School District that will be Continue reading...

Koy Saechao, Renton resident, participates in a parkrun event along the Cedar River Trail. Courtesy photo

Local parkrun has seen success

Nearly 1,000 people have participated in this weekly, free 5K.

Don’t get caught celebrating 4/20 while driving

King County Sheriff’s Office Precinct 3 will conduct an impaired driver emphasis tomorrow.

Feds set slight increase in national park fees

Visitors to Mount Rainier National Park could have been looking at huge increases in entrance fees this summer — some Continue reading...

Sports
Gold Rush Dancer won last year’s Longacre Mile by four and three-quarter lengths, beating out Mach One Rules. Photo Courtesy of Phil Ziegier

Familiar names among expected stars at Emerald Downs

Each year at every track there’s new faces among the horse population with the potential to make an impact in Continue reading...

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Courtesy photo

Indian Relay Racing set to return in early June

Emerald Downs offers some type of promotion for each of its 67 live racing days in 2018. It begins with Continue reading...

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Northwest

Secret agent man

Former double agent Naveed Jamali gives us an inside look at the life of a spy.

 

Life

The Widow: a Review of ‘Love After Love’

The Plot: Following the death of their father, two sons deal with the trials of their own lives while watching… Continue reading

 

Espresso and other loose threads

There are major threads flying loose in the universe. I’m sure you’ve all been waiting with bated breath (snort of… Continue reading

 

Marketplace
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?