This petroleum refinery in Anacortes is run by Shell, one of the defendants in the suit brought by King County. Photo by Walter Siegmund/Wikipedia Commons

Can King County win its lawsuit against Big Oil?

Legal experts think past lawsuits against the tobacco industry increase the odds of a favorable outcome.

This petroleum refinery in Anacortes is run by Shell, one of the defendants in the suit brought by King County. Photo by Walter Siegmund/Wikipedia Commons

Sexually transmitted disease rates rising | Department of Health

Chlamydia is the most commonly reported STD; the rates are highest in 20 to 24-year-old women.

  • May 17, 2018

New study verifies financial benefit Rainier holds for gateway communities

More than $50 million was spent in communities surrounding the national park.

Police seek runaway Bonney Lake girl

Lily was last seen on May 9.

Cannabis Saves Lives tour, slated for May 19 at the Chalet, cancelled | UPDATE

Local artist Tim-Me, who organized the second tour, said one of his fellow performers backed out at the last minute.

Local artist creates book for her love of Kazakh kids

Glory Cancro wants to showcase the Kazakh culture in her new children’s book.

Bonney Lake officer recognized for actions during kidnapping, car chase

His use of a Stop Stick, the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office said, saved at least two lives.

Governor and Secretary of State to fund statewide prepaid ballot postage

King County, however, won’t get any of that money.

Gallery features works by Shoreline artist Lena Leitzke

Leitzke’s works are bright and colorful, from her landscapes to paintings of farm animals.

Filing for fall election season continues through Friday

Phil Fortunato, Drew Stokesbary and Morgan Irwin’s seats will be on the future ballots.

‘Click it or Ticket’ returns | Washington Traffic Safety Commission

Over the last three decades, unrestrained fatality rates dropped from 64 percent to 18 percent.

  • May 14, 2018

New overdose data suggest epidemic outpacing response | Public Health Insider

Heroin, meth and fentanyl use is increasing.

  • May 11, 2018

White Cane Days in Enumclaw | Lions Club

Come help the international service group and give someone the gift of sight.

Enumclaw’s Gray honored for ‘leadership and dedication’ in helping King County Fair

Scott Gray has helped breathe new life into the annual fair, and hopes to bring in 25,000 people this year.

King County adopts prepaid ballot postage

Designed to improve voter turnout, the measure was approved in time for the 2018 midterm elections.

Drug overdose deaths continue to increase | King County Public Health

379 King County residents died of overdose in 2017.

  • May 10, 2018

Jury duty scam returns | King County Sheriff’s Office

Police will never call you and ask for money.

  • May 10, 2018

Costco set to open at end of May

Come to the grand opening at 7:40 a.m. on May 30.

Local residents indicted, arrested in drug trafficking bust | Department of Justice

Danny Avila of Enumclaw and Trinidad Ramirez Ramirez of Black Diamond were two of 12 people arrested.

True crime show features Nicole White murder | Investigation Discovery

Re-visit the murder that shook the Plateau two years ago.

  • May 9, 2018