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

Black Diamond staff seeks cost of living increases after stagnant decade

For the past 10 years, city employees have received one or two 1 percent COLAs, had three dozen furloughed work days, and had hours or positions cut, increasing their workload.

As proposed by King County Public Health, safe drug consumption sites would feature medical personnel with naloxone to prevent overdose deaths and sterile needles for drug users to prevent the spread of disease. Photo by Todd Huffman/Wikipedia Commons

Safe drug site challenge heads to state Supreme Court

The case will determine if an initiative banning the project in King County can go to the ballot.

As proposed by King County Public Health, safe drug consumption sites would feature medical personnel with naloxone to prevent overdose deaths and sterile needles for drug users to prevent the spread of disease. Photo by Todd Huffman/Wikipedia Commons

Prepaid ballot postage comes to King County | King County Council

No more having to find a drop-box — just put your ballot straight back into your mailbox.

  • May 8, 2018

New audit highlights the shortcomings of King County’s regional homelessness plan

The stats don’t lie—the system isn’t working.

South Prairie voters make EMS levy permanent

The measure received 44 “yes” votes, more than enough to pass.