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Repeat offender convicted of possession and distribution of child pornography | U.S. District Court

  • Sep 29, 2012 at 8:49PM

An Algona, Washington man was convicted late yesterday in U.S. District Court in Seattle of possession and distribution of child pornography, announced U.S. Attorney Jenny A. Durkan.

Local governments can get help to restore urban forests | Washington State Department of Natural Resources

  • Sep 29, 2012 at 8:54PM

The Washington State Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is providing assistance to local governments starting in Clark, King, and Pierce counties that want to improve the health of their urban forests. Other cities or counties may apply for the same type of projects.

Man arrested for assaulting boy in grocery store bathroom in Burien | King County Sheriff's Office

  • Sep 29, 2012 at 9:39PM

A 32 year old man was arrested today after assaulting an 11 year old boy in a grocery store bathroom.

DEA National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day in King County

  • Sep 29, 2012 at 9:44PM

King County residents can dispose of their unwanted and expired medicines anonymously and at no cost at a nationwide drug "take-back" day on Saturday, Sept. 29 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Beware of donating cash to storefront solicitors | Office of Secretary of State

  • Sep 29, 2012 at 9:48PM

The Office of Secretary of State’s Charities Program urges donors to avoid giving cash to charities to reduce fraud, discourage impulse contributions and increase transparency.

Oct. 1 is first commute with Metro Transit changes

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 6:57PM

Route information, tools online; riders now pay when boarding

Man stabbed in Burien - King County Sheriff's deputies search for knife along I-5

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 7:02PM

A 20 year old man was found stabbed this weekend and police searched an area next to I-5 for the knife used in the stabbing.

Operator of the wastewater treatment at Mount Rainier National Park pleads guilty | U.S. District Court

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 7:16PM

The operator of the wastewater treatment plant at Paradise in Mount Rainier National Park pleaded guilty today to violating the Clean Water Act in August 2011, when he allowed hundreds of thousands of gallons of sewage to run into the Nisqually River.

Department of Justice award $101 million for tribal justice and safety

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 7:20PM

The Department of Justice today announced more than 200 grants to more than 110 American Indian and Alaska Native nations.

Two-time Guinness World Record holder Alex Zerbe at Buckley County Library

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 7:33PM

Comic juggling will amaze and amuse the whole family during free events at Pierce County Libraries on Saturday, Oct. 13.

Click! Classic photographs from Washington | Washington State History Museum

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 7:38PM

In Click! over 40 images from the Historical Society’s vast photographic holdings tell the story of how Washington was represented, packaged, and sold to outsiders.

Creepshow: Terror in Tacoma | Washington Historical Museum

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 7:41PM

Not for the faint of heart, this history of horror will chill you to the bone. A fund-raiser for the History Museum, ever dollar helps fund educational programming at the museum. So bring your friends and bring yourself, but forget your greatest fear…we have that covered.

The new great divide: longevity | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 7:48PM

The United States of America have often been called a divided nation, separated by race, class, political affiliation, values, you name it.

King County hosts Oct. 9 meeting on managing wood in rivers

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 7:52PM

River safety and guidelines for County use of wood in flood-risk reduction projects part of County’s presentation

Driver testing to be conducted outside DOL in King County

  • Sep 30, 2012 at 8:00PM

The Department of Licensing is partnering with several driver training schools and school district driver training programs in King County to provide driver knowledge and skills testing for individuals applying for a Washington driver license, beginning October 1.

Gas price jump 6 cents | GasBuddy

  • Oct 1, 2012 at 7:43AM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have risen 0.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.02/g yesterday. This compares with the national average that has fallen 2.4 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.79/g, according to gasoline price website

U.S. Supreme Court will not hear challenge of Top 2 Primary | Secretary of State

  • Oct 1, 2012 at 11:06AM

The U.S. Supreme Court announced Monday morning that it will not hear the challenge by the Washington Democratic and Libertarian parties on the Top 2 Primary. This blog post (link is below) focuses on the high court’s refusal to hear the appeal.

Crawling through the mud of Tough Mudder in Black Diamond | Slideshow

  • Oct 1, 2012 at 3:00PM

Over 10,000 people got to crawl through mud and freezing cold water as part of the Tough Mudder obstacle course event Saturday in Black Diamond.

Making the leap from crib to bed | Family Matters

  • Oct 1, 2012 at 3:32PM

Much of a young child’s life revolves around adapting to new situations. Even when a routine is established, things can change and new skills must be learned. From moving from bottle to cup, to giving up a pacifier, to no longer using diapers or training pants, young children must tackle a lot of transitions.

Voter registration deadline approaching for general election | Oct. 6

  • Oct 2, 2012 at 11:37AM

Two important deadlines are fast approaching for anyone wanting to register to vote in this fall’s important General Election. Ballots go in the mail by Oct. 19, and you don’t want to be left out, Secretary of State Sam Reed said today.

Shining the flashback at the Buckley car show | Slideshow

  • Oct 3, 2012 at 5:19PM

The Flashback Car Show was presented by the Buckley Firefighters Association Sept. 15.

Alpaca Farm Days on the Plateau | Slideshow

  • Oct 4, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Oct 5, 2012 at 6:03PM

The National Alpaca Farm Days tours on the Plateau was Sept. 22-23.

Officer witnesses one accident while directing traffic for another | Buckley Police Blotter

  • Oct 5, 2012 at 1:04PM

All suspects in the police blotter are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.

The coming week at the King County Council | Oct. 8-12

  • Oct 6, 2012 at 7:02PM

# A motion confirming the appointment of David K. Chapman as the Director of the Office of Public Defense (Motion 2012-0260).

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).

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