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Russian hackers targeted Washington election systems, Homeland Security confirms

Washington Secretary of State Kim Wyman said when her office discovered suspicious…

 

Rail Safety Week reminds us to See Tracks, Think Train

The following is a press release from the Washington Utilities and Transportation…

  • Sep 24th, 2017

 

Dunn presents retired Metro Van to Black Diamond Community Center

The following is a press release from the King County Council. In…

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

 

Two October blood drives scheduled and more community news

Cedar Heights librarian nominated to library board At the Sept. 11 Metropolitan…

Detectives seek good samaritan

Last Thursday, Sept. 14 at around 5 p.m., a 56-year-old Maple Valley…

  • Sep 19th, 2017

Maple Valley Fire respond to mobile home fire

Maple Valley firefighters were called to a house fire in the 21600…

  • Sep 18th, 2017

Dunn delivers retired Metro Van to Tahoma School District’s Transition program

The following is a press release from the King County Council. Independence,…

  • Sep 16th, 2017

Flood Control District aids in purchase of sheriff rescue boat

The following is a press release from King County Flood Control District.…

  • Sep 17th, 2017

Painting a new picture on battling addiction

August 25, 2017 - There are many sides to battling addiction, as…

There’s a new Falcon joining Kentlake High

Kentlake High School welcomed many new faces when the 2017-2018 school year…

Suspect under the influence of drugs approached by police|Police Blotter

NEIGHBOR DISPUTE • On Aug. 23 officers were contacted by the reporting…

Hit and run collision

On Sept. 9 at around 6 p.m., the Washington State Patrol (WSP)…

  • Sep 12th, 2017

New grant opportunities for unincorporated area projects

The following is a press release from King County Executive. A total…

  • Sep 10th, 2017

Trooper helped save motorist’s life with newly issued NARCAN

The following is a press release from the Washington State Patrol. A…

  • Sep 9th, 2017

Fire Chief Jim Schneider remembers a four-decade career of service

Time is a moving thing, and time has brought to an end…

Vice Chair Reagan Dunn introduced legislation to the Metropolitan King County Council

Maple Valley resident appointed to commission On Aug. 23 Council Vice Chair…

UPDATE | Sheriff’s Office responds to reports of a shooting in Covington

Deputies have arrested the shooter after he sought care for an injury

Reichert announces he will not run in 2018

Seven-term Congressman to step away, devote more time to family

Money stolen from Covington Home Depot|Police Blotter

LARCENY • On Aug. 16 officers responded to the Covington Home Depot…

  • Sep 6th, 2017

King County Sheriff’s Office seeks this suspect who allegedly robbed a KeyBank in Maple Valley |View Video

The crime occurred Aug. 25 at about 5 p.m. There appeared to be no accomplices.

Free, weekly 5Ks coming soon along the Cedar River

A second trial run is scheduled for Sept. 9

Woman robs bank in Maple Valley

On Friday, Aug. 25 at about 5 p.m., a female suspect entered…

  • Sep 1st, 2017

Budget woes: Kent School District addresses deficit to balance finances

While the Kent School District ends the fiscal year with a nearly…

Kent School District, teachers reach contract agreement as new school year begins

The Kent Education Association (KEA), the union which represents teachers in the…

Black Diamond council hires lawyer to investigate mayor

After spending nine months playing defense against an Open Public Meetings Act…

Covington passes $100 fee for DUIs

Getting a DUI will get someone into a lot of trouble and…

Home burglarized while owners on vacation|Police Blotter

BURGLARY • On Aug. 10 officers responded to reports of a home…

Black Diamond Labor Days this weekend

Black Diamond organizers are gearing up for the 102nd year of the…

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Harvey pushes gas prices up

The following is a press release by GasBuddy. Gasoline prices are expected…

  • Aug 28th, 2017

Brush fire south of Tahoma High School

Maple Valley Fire and Life Safety on scene of blaze.

Attorney Bob Ferguson proposes update to Public Records Act

The following is a press release by the Washington State Office of…

  • Aug 27th, 2017

Groundbreaking ceremony for phase 2 of Covington Community Park

The following is a press release from the Covington Communications manager. The…

  • Aug 26th, 2017

Volunteer firefighter resigns following social media comments inquiry

Fire chief suspends man over allegations of racists statements, resigns the next day

September trial date set for martial arts studio owner

Before the September court date, an omnibus hearing is scheduled for Aug. 25

Kent School District looks to fill vacant board seat

The Kent School District is seeking candidates to fill a vacancy for…

New principal at Kentlake and more community news

Blood drive scheduled for September Cascade Regional Blood Services has one blood…

Thousands flock to Museum of Flight to view eclipse

Cheers and applause erupted from a crowd of a few thousand of…

Small porch fire in Maple Valley

The following is a press release from Maple Valley Fire and Life…

  • Aug 21st, 2017

Eclipse eye protection scam

The following is a press release from Maple Valley Fire and Life…

  • Aug 19th, 2017

Ride transit to Seattle area for weekend events

The following is a press release from King County Metro. King County…

  • Aug 18th, 2017