Sarah Brenden

Public hearing about park property and more community news

Public hearing regarding park property The Covington City Council will be holding a public hearing Tuesday, Dec. 12 for consideration to surplus the city’s Cedar… Continue reading


Attempted break-in at Ulta Beauty in Covington|Police Blotter

BURGLARY • On Nov. 16 it was reported the front door of the Hacienda Del Mar restaurant was broken. The police report stated the cash… Continue reading


Holiday celebration in Maple Valley and more community news

Holiday celebration comes to Maple Valley Maple Valley Hometown Holidays will be held from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7 at the Northeast corner… Continue reading


School board approves two resolutions and more community news

School board approves two resolutions The Kent School District Board passed two resolutions, 1528 and 1529, calling for a special election in February, a release… Continue reading

Holiday show at the new Tahoma High School and more community news

Holiday show at the new Tahoma High School Miracle on 34th Street directed and performed by the Tahoma Drama and Tahoma Performing Arts Boosters will… Continue reading

Two shot, one killed at party in Burien

A Maple Valley man was killed, a Newcastle man was injured after exchanging gunfire.

Maple Valley resident to serve on Civil Rights Commission and more community news

Maple Valley resident to serve on Civil Rights Commission Shontrana Gates-Wertman was appointed and on Oct. 30 she was confirmed by the Metropolitan King County… Continue reading

Suspect violates cour order|Police Blotter

ASSAULT • On Oct. 30 officers were contacted regarding reports a mother had slapped her 21-year-old disabled daughter. The police report stated this incident happened… Continue reading

Upcoming November shows and more community news

Inspection notice for Maple Valley residents The King County Department of Assessments will be conducting property inspections in Maple Valley now through summer 2018. The… Continue reading

Student made threatening comments at middle school|Police Blotter

THREATS • It was reported to officers on Oct. 20 that a student at Mattson Middle School made a threatening comment as he stepped off… Continue reading

One crazy night in Las Vegas

Local couple recount story of the Las Vegas shooting that occurred Oct. 1.

Blood drives scheduled for November and more community news

Blood drives scheduled for November Cascade Regional Blood Services announced three drives for next month. The first blood drive will run from 8 a.m. until… Continue reading

Conks, Falcons battle for city crown

A new trophy is up for grabs tonight. The rivalry between Kentwood and Kentlake will have new meaning as a Covington Crown Trophy will be… Continue reading

Save the date for Hometown Holidays in Maple Valley and more community news

Library guild fall sale From Oct. 25 through Oct. 29 the Maple Valley Library Guild will hold its fall book and media sale. Donated books,… Continue reading

Unknown suspect forces their way into the Covington Animal Hospital|Police Blotter

LARCENY • On Sept. 29 it was reported an unknown suspect had reportedly stolen a package from a community mailbox. • On Oct. 2 it… Continue reading

Spooktacular Halloween House of Lights in Covington and more community news

Computer help offered at community center The Greater Maple Valley Community Center’s 50 and older program is offering a computer assistance and education course. Volunteers… Continue reading

Officers were contacted for drug activity at the Dollar Tree in Covington|Police Blotter

TRESPASS • A homeless man was trespassed from the Covington Library parking lot after he was found camping there. The police report stated he was… Continue reading

The Elk Run Farm is currently looking for fall gardening assistance and more community news

Fall recycling event The 2017 fall recycling collection event is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 28 at Rock Creek Elementary School… Continue reading

Storehouse to receive donations from credit union grand opening

The Storehouse, a faith-based foodbank in Covington, has been serving the community since 1999. This year, the foodbank has seen some changes including a new… Continue reading

There will be a public hearing about recreational marijuana home grows and more community news

Retired Metro van donated to community center The Black Diamond Community Center was the recipient of a surplus Metro Transit Vanpool van. Metropolitan King County… Continue reading