Largest salmonella outbreak linked to live poultry

Nationally, 2017 had more Salmonella cases linked to backyard poultry than ever recorded by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

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Effects of seasonal affective disorder can last up to six months

The disorder is generally more common in women and in those older than 20 years old, according to Dr. Shannon Markegard.

Covington Mayor earns advanced certificate of municipal leadership

Covington Mayor Jeff Wagner has earned the core Certificate of Municipal Leadership and the Advanced Certificate of Municipal Leadership from the Association of Washington Cities (AWC).

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What’s in a game?

Inside the growing community of pinball-playing women making a scene in Seattle.

Police determine no shots fired at Highline College | UPDATE

Des Moines Police issue media release

Screenshot of a post from Highline College Facebook page at 9:25 a.m. Feb. 16, 2018.

Highline College on lockdown; gunfire reported | UPDATE: No shots fired

Highline College has been placed on lockdown Friday morning following reports of gunfire on campus.

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

Now accepting applications for Rampathon and more community news

Neighborhoods receive area grants Community Service Area grants were announced Feb. 7 by the Metropolitan King County Council Vice Chair Continue reading...

Kentwood swimmer breaks school records

Swimming was never his plan from the beginning, but by the end of his senior year this Kentwood student has broken two school swim records.

Read the first two books before tackling ‘Banished’

Well, look at you. And you do — ten times a day, there in the mirror, brushing your teeth, doing Continue reading...

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

Sports

Nine athletes sign letters of intent

A number of high school athletes nation wide signed their letters of intent Feb. 7 to play at the collegiate… Continue reading

 

The following athletes are the Tahoma students that qualified for state.
                                Left to right: Elsie Rochleau, Hayley Rayburn, Emma Rochleau, Mira Kaufman and coaches left to right: Randi Schorzman, Erica Bonthuis. Submitted Photo

Bears, Conks and Falcons are going to state tournament

Each gymnastics team has a few athletes that will be competing in the state tournament this weekend.

 

 

Northwest

The other Robert E. Lee

Some people in Kent thought their police station was named for the Confederate general. They were wrong.

 

Meet the producer

We turn the tables on our host and ask her a few questions in this bonus episode. Chiefly, what are you doing? And why?!

 

Marketplace

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.

 

Brand Websites in the Mobile, Cross-Device Era

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

 

Programmatic Buying is Changing Digital Advertising for Local Advertisers

Programmatic provides advertisers more options for controlling their spend and who sees their ads.

 

Boeing has announced a $5 million, multi-year donation to help expand United Service Organizations Pathfinder.

Boeing makes $5 million commitment to USO based upon success of Washington state pilot project

Investment is a large-scale replication of piloted program

 

Business

SBA emerging leaders initiative returns to Seattle

For the eighth year in a row, the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Seattle District Office is offering the Emerging Continue reading...

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Seattle Home Show to feature all that’s trendy for the northwest home

The following is a press release from the Seattle Home Show. From Tiny Homes to Outdoor Living, Seattle Home Show Continue reading...

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