Maple Valley Idol Jr. coming soon

Calling all solo singers ages 7-15 to audition for the 2017 Maple Valley Idol, Jr. Competition

  • Mar 23rd, 2017


47th District town hall covers wide range of topics

It was a hot time to talk in the old town hall.


Gallery Opening at the Creative Arts Center featuring art by Amy Collins

The Maple Valley Creative Arts Council invites everyone to the opening night for Amy Collins

  • Mar 22nd, 2017


Kent Police arrest two juveniles for allegedly making threats toward school bus driver

Two boys were arrested Thursday afternoon after allegedly making verbal threats to a bus driver

Seattle weekly fuel update

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have fallen 0.3 cents per gallon in the past week

  • Mar 20th, 2017

King County Parks, Trails and Open Space Replacement Levy

Park releases report on 2014-2016 activities, is on track to meet levy commitments

  • Mar 20th, 2017

Washington’s wolf population continues to grow

Washington state’s wolf population grew by 28 percent last year and added at least two new packs

  • Mar 20th, 2017

The Washington Fish and Wildlife Commission will take public comment on proposed hunting rules

The Commission will take public comments during a public meeting on March 17-18 in Olympia

  • Mar 18th, 2017

Relay for Life, graduate from military training and more | News and Notes

Cedar Heights Middle School is the home to the Black Diamond-Covington-Maple Valley Relay for Life

Mill Creek Middle School hosts third annual Brain Symposium

Mill Creek Middle School will host its third annual Brain Symposium on March 16, 5:00 to 7:30 p.m

  • Mar 16th, 2017

Explore Lake Wilderness Arboretum’s Gardens

The public is invited to join Lake Wilderness Arboretum’s Garden Manager on a one-hour walk

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Underage drinking, stolen purse and more | Police Blotter

A juvenile female blew a .151 and was arrested for a DUI

Suspended license, lost laptop, trespassing and more | Police Blotter

A driver was pulled over and they were driving with a suspended license, their vehicle was impounded

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Youth Art Month in Covington

Local students can have their art on display throughout the city at participating businesses

Eliminate scams during March Madness

Better Business Bureau warns of ticket scammers during the 2017 NCAA Tournament

  • Mar 17th, 2017

Man found guilty of vehicular homicide for crash that killed four

A Des Moines man was found guilty for the accident that killed four and severely injured a fifth

  • Mar 15th, 2017

Washington State Patrol looking for driver who fled collision Sunday

The hit and run happened around 7 p.m. Sunday on SB I-405 near SR 167 in Renton.

Eastbound I-90 down to one lane this weekend

Another weekend, another eastbound I-90 lane closure

  • Mar 10th, 2017

1-5 north down to two lanes in SeaTac overnight March 13-17

Travelers who use northbound I-5 in SeaTac should prepare for overnight traffic delays

  • Mar 12th, 2017

Kent Police Chief Ken Thomas and FBI special agent release latest information on alleged hate crime | Press Conference Video

Police offering $6,000 reward to find suspect in shooting of man who is a member of Sikh religion.

Puget Sound Fire Authority responds to electrical panel fire in SeaTac

A residential electrical panel caught fire; there were no injuries.

Medicine drop boxes available in Black Diamond, Covington

Unwanted medicine is encouraged to be dropped off to prevent misuse of drugs

Reagan Dunn reappointed to County leadership for 2017

Reagan Dunn joins Councilmember Joe McDermott and will be joined by Rod Dembowski

  • Mar 13th, 2017

New Metro service between Black Diamond, Enumclaw

King County announced that a portion of Route 907 will no longer operate beginning today, March 13

  • Mar 13th, 2017

Change smoke alarm batteries as you spring ahead

There are more homes with nonworking smoke alarms, than homes without any smoke alarms.

  • Mar 12th, 2017

New business

March 17 will mark the one year anniversary since Imbibe Bottle House and Taproom opened

On Friday, Maj. Greg Thomas was chosen to lead the King County Sheriff’s Office southeast precinct in Maple Valley

Maj. Greg Thomas has been working with the Sheriff’s Office for more than 30 years

Unemployment rate holds steady in January

The state’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate held firm in January at 5.1 percent

  • Mar 11th, 2017

Stolen license plates, Trump Bucks, stolen duffel bag and more | Police Blotter

A suspect was arrested on Feb. 26 for stealing a duffel bag from Fred Meyer to try and sell it

  • Mar 11th, 2017

Stolen ATM, reckless driving, unwanted visitors and more | Police Blotter

The slider door at Walgreens was pried open and the bolted down ATM was stolen

Black Diamond City Council approves 2017 budget

Black Diamond residents are probably sighing in relief

Maple Valley to receive county grant

Five community projects in District 9 unincorporated communities will receive county grants

85°C Bakery Cafe opens first Washington location in Tukwila

People lined up around the outside of the Bakery Cafe awaiting the chance to be its first customers

King County Sheriff’s detectives want to hear from victims of unreported assaults

The King County Sheriff’s Office is looking for female victims that may…

Kent teachers claim district owes them $5.5 million in wages

Kent teachers say the school district has shorted them pay for three days of work each year

47th District legislators set town hall in Kent on March 18

Legislators from the 47th District will share the latest news and answer…

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Sikh community calls for hate crime investigation into Kent shooting

Police, FBI conducting manhunt

New Metro service gets you around and between Black Diamond and Enumclaw

The Black Diamond-Enumclaw Community Ride replaces a portion of Route 907

  • Mar 6th, 2017

Construction halts traffic on Roberts Drive in Black Diamond

Water main construction has started in Black Diamond, affecting traffic on Roberts Drive.

  • Mar 6th, 2017