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Palumbo, Stanford and Kloba to host town hall meeting March 23 in Bothell

The meeting will provide constituents with updates on the 2019 legislative session and a chance to ask their lawmakers questions.

  • Mar 12, 2019

Man acts inappropriately at local coffee stand | Police Blotter

Police Blotter for Feb. 21-25.

  • Mar 11, 2019

Eastside church sues state on International Women’s Day to overturn abortion coverage

The lawsuit was filed by the Alliance Defending Freedom, which is classified as a hate group by Southern Poverty Law Center

Women in law enforcement take the lead

King County’s female police chiefs outline their career paths.

Saint Edward Seminary restoration effort in full force

Icy conditions posed minor challenges for construction crews.

King County murder suspect found after months long search

Mical Roberts arrested in Tacoma.

Dr. Michelle Reid leads the NSD student board through an open discussion at the second annual State of Our Schools event. From left: James Johnson (Bothell High School), Audrey Tacey (North Creek High School), Dr. Michelle Reid (superintendent), Cynthia Davis (Woodinville High School), Anisha Chowdhry (Inglemoor High School), Esh Sathiamoorthy (Woodinville High School), TJ Ingersoll (North Creek High School) and Stephanie Clear (Northshore Networks). Madison Miller/staff photo

NSD holds second annual State of Our Schools event

Dr. Michelle Reid updates community on what the district has accomplished over the past year and what’s on the horizon.

Dr. Michelle Reid leads the NSD student board through an open discussion at the second annual State of Our Schools event. From left: James Johnson (Bothell High School), Audrey Tacey (North Creek High School), Dr. Michelle Reid (superintendent), Cynthia Davis (Woodinville High School), Anisha Chowdhry (Inglemoor High School), Esh Sathiamoorthy (Woodinville High School), TJ Ingersoll (North Creek High School) and Stephanie Clear (Northshore Networks). Madison Miller/staff photo

Former Kenmore resident charged with child rape of daughter

Suspect faces two first-degree counts.

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Ferguson contacts WA sheriffs about enforcing gun control measure

Letter addresses points of confusion over Initiative 1639

  • Mar 4, 2019
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A wildfire near Darrington in 2017. Photo courtesy of Northwest Washington Incident Management Team

National Guard could see pay bump for wildfire response

House passes bill with 94-0 vote

  • Mar 4, 2019
A wildfire near Darrington in 2017. Photo courtesy of Northwest Washington Incident Management Team
Protest in Caracas, Venezuela, on Jan. 23, 2019. wikimedia/Voice of America

Local activists push back against intervention in Venezuelan crisis

Anti-war group Answer Coalition plans protest March 16 at Seattle Central College

Protest in Caracas, Venezuela, on Jan. 23, 2019. wikimedia/Voice of America

Pollet introduces two education bills

Rep’s legislation addresses lead in school water and special education funding.

It’s official: Inslee is running

Washington’s governor will make climate change a key component of his campaign

Fires, floods, destruction: Washington copes with worsening climate change

From rising sea levels and crop failures to dying forests and fish, Washington state is struggling

One of Seattle Weekly’s “Best of Seattle” issues from Aug. 2016.

Seattle Weekly’s last print edition is Feb. 27

Message to readers from Josh O’Connor, president of Sound Publishing

  • Feb 26, 2019
One of Seattle Weekly’s “Best of Seattle” issues from Aug. 2016.
Photo courtesy of U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency

Legislature ‘prays’ for Congress to curb president’s ability to launch nukes

Washington has more nuclear weapons than any other state

  • Feb 25, 2019
Photo courtesy of U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency

Repercussions could come to law enforcement who refuse I-1639, AG says

‘State and local law enforcement must uphold Washington law.’

King County charter update targets police oversight, elections, council size

A commission is reviewing the county’s charter and will make recommendations by May.

Primrose School of West Bellevue saw a second location in Washington open in 2018. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Parents are feeling the pinch of child care costs

A King County report charts ways the county could reduce child care costs and boost access.

Primrose School of West Bellevue saw a second location in Washington open in 2018. Madison Miller/staff photo.