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KIng County Budget | King County Council

  • Oct 6, 2012 at 7:13PM

Continuing overview of of Operating and Capital Budget Highlights in the Executive 2013 and 2014 Annual and Biennial Proposed Budget (Briefing No. 2012-B0156).

Make Your Voice Heard: VOTE! | Don Brunell

  • Oct 6, 2012 at 7:39PM

Elections are always important, but the stakes are particularly high this year with our economy stuck in neutral and threatening to slip into reverse.

One-hour closures planned for rock blasting next week on Snoqualmie Pass

  • Oct 6, 2012 at 7:44PM

If you’re traveling on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass next week, plan to go before the one-hour rock blasting closure or wait it out.

Taxable retail sales increase 4.7 percent in second quarter of 2012

  • Oct 6, 2012 at 7:50PM

Taxable retail sales increased 4.7 percent to $26.8 billion during the second quarter of 2012 compared to the same period in 2011, the Washington State Department of Revenue reported today.

Dry conditions and extreme wildfire risk lead to burn ban extension by DNR

  • Oct 6, 2012 at 7:55PM

"Once-in-a-lifetime" conditions spur Red Flag Warning for wildfire hazards in counties west of the Cascade Mountains

Enumclaw's Kasey Kahne wins the pole in the Talladega Superspeedway

  • Oct 6, 2012 at 8:41PM

Enumclaw's Kasey Kahne won the pole at the Good Sam Roadside Assistance 500 Sprint Cup Series race at Talladega Superspeedway.

Mother of their universe | Living with Gleigh

  • Oct 7, 2012 at 2:43PM

I remember the days when my husband and I could communicate things we didn’t want the kids to know right away by spelling out the word. When my oldest was in 1st grade and had just gotten to the point of reading by herself, I would still spelling things out.

Gas prices up 7.4 cents | GasBuddy

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 10:40AM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have risen 7.4 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.11/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has increased 0.6 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.80/g, according to gasoline price website SeattleGasPrices.com.

Online voter registration deadline is tonight

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 1:36PM

For those wanting to register to vote in this fall’s huge General Election or update their registration address, another key deadline is hours away.

Gregoire announces state of emergency banning all outdoor burning

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 1:41PM

Gov. Chris Gregoire today announced that an emergency proclamation declaring a State of Emergency and banning all outdoor burning has been extended through midnight Monday, Oct. 15th, and now includes all counties in Washington state.

Media invited to see new, wider I-90 over Snoqualmie Pass before it opens to traffic

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 3:37PM

It’s taken four years, more than 84,000 dump-truck loads of material, 163 full closures for rock blasting and enough concrete to fill over 470,000 wheelbarrows to reach a major milestone on the Interstate 90 Snoqualmie Pass East – Hyak to Keechelus Dam project.

Regional Animal Services of King County hosts open house on October 13

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 3:39PM

Pawsitive Alliance bringing Washington State animal shelters together for first-ever statewide event

Members sought for Master Hunter Advisory Group

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 3:41PM

The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife (WDFW) is accepting letters of interest through Oct. 31 for membership on the department’s Master Hunter Advisory Group.

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Sept. 25- Oct. 1

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 7:00PM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Sept. 25- Oct. 1

The Metropolitan King County Council | Oct. 8

  • Oct 8, 2012 at 8:07PM

Unanimously adopted a motion confirming the appointment of David K. chapman as the Director of the Office of Public Defense (Motion 2012-0260).

Think about your trees before the bad winds blow | The Evergreen Arborist

  • Oct 9, 2012 at 1:47PM

The ice and snow event last January was a dramatic conclusion to a storm season that raised havoc with many of our trees and shrubs.

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Oct. 2-8

  • Oct 12, 2012 at 6:00AM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue - Black Diamond Fire Report Oct. 2-8

Sumner freight train chugs over White River 4-0 | Sumner Girls Soccer

  • Oct 12, 2012 at 1:46PM

The Spartans remain undefeated in South Puget Sound League 2A with a 10-0 conference record.

King County executive presents second-annual countywide Small Business Awards

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 9:54AM

High-energy event honors hard-working business owners who create local jobs and contribute to our regional economy.

Inquest ordered into death of Tukwila man | King County Sheriff

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:01AM

Fact-finding hearing is routine to determine causes and circumstances of any death involving a member of law enforcement while in performance of duties.

Six-day closure on Snoqualmie Pass starts Sunday night

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:04AM

Drivers traveling on Interstate 90 over Snoqualmie Pass next week need to give themselves plenty of time, especially if they need to be somewhere at a specific time. Crews are closing a lane in each direction on the highway for six days starting Sunday night.

Arrest made in “Tour De Banks” robberies | King County Sheriff

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:21AM

A 30 year old Bothell man suspected of numerous bank robberies, and dubbed the “Tour de Banks” robber because he fled the bank robberies on a bicycle, was arrested today near his home in Bothell.

Man sentenced to prison for copyright infringement | U.S. District Court

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:25AM

An Everett man was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Seattle to 40 months in prison, for two counts of criminal copyright infringement, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan. Sang Jin Kim, 37, was indicted in December 2011, and pleaded guilty in July 2012.

Striking it rich in North Dakota | Don Brunell

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 10:46AM

In 1951, if farmer Henry Bakken had told you there was oil under his prairie land in Williston, N.D., you’d have thought he was a few bricks short of a load.

Just Drive | Living with Gleigh

  • Oct 14, 2012 at 11:16AM

Being a stay-at-home mom who works from home, I get rather used to having a reduced schedule. Not to say I don’t do anything during the day, but I get used to working at home, managing the household and just being in one place. So when I have a busy week like I do this week, a sense of panic grows in me and time gets out of proportion in my head.

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