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Bring your dog to Lake Wilderness for Tails ‘n’ Trails

  • Sep 23, 2016 at 10:00AM

Lake Wilderness Park will be going to the dogs the morning of Oct. 8.

 

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Influenza death a reminder of importance of flu vaccine

  • Today at 1:00PM

A recent influenza-related death of a person in Spokane County is a sad reminder that flu seasons, while unpredictable, are always serious. Flu season is quickly approaching and public health officials are urging people to get a flu vaccine as soon as it is available in your area. Everyone, including pregnant women, can benefit from an annual influenza vaccine, and for many people it is critical.

County Council approves “transformative” implementation plan for Best Starts for Kids

  • Today at 9:00AM

Last year, voters approved funding for a regional plan aimed at supporting the healthy development of children and youth, families and communities across the county. The Metropolitan King County Council on Sept. 19 unanimously approved the plan for funding the programs that will be part of the Best Starts for Kids (BSK) initiative.

Upthegrove delivers on county-wide need for more human services bus passes

  • Sep 24, 2016 at 1:00PM

A plan initiated by Metropolitan King County Councilmember Dave Upthegrove to expand the King County Metro human services bus ticket program was unanimously approved Monday by the County Council.

Fain recognized for work to improve early learning

  • Sep 24, 2016 at 9:00AM

Sen. Joe Fain received the "Crayon Award" from the Early Learning Action Alliance during the Fall Family Child Care Conference held Saturday at Auburn's Green River College. Fain was recognized for his work to expand access to and improve the quality of early learning in Washington state after co-sponsoring the Early Start Act in 2015 and championing opportunities for the state's youngest learners.

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