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King and Snohomish County councils listen to brief statements from the three candidates running for the vacant Senate seat. Madeline Coats/staff photo

Bothell’s Stanford unanimously appointed to vacant Senate seat

King and Snohomish County councils vote for Senate and House vacancies on July 1.

King and Snohomish County councils listen to brief statements from the three candidates running for the vacant Senate seat. Madeline Coats/staff photo
The updated plan intends to improve parks and recreational facilities, such as baseball fields. Madeline Coats/staff photo

Kenmore residents seek restoration for parks and recreation facilities

The park, recreation and open space plan will be updated for the first time since 2013.

The updated plan intends to improve parks and recreational facilities, such as baseball fields. Madeline Coats/staff photo
Inglewood East Shores is one of the six manufactured housing communities in Kenmore. Photo courtesy of city of Kenmore

Kenmore prepares for long-term affordable housing options

The city arranges for future rezoning in manufactured housing communities.

Inglewood East Shores is one of the six manufactured housing communities in Kenmore. Photo courtesy of city of Kenmore
Attendees of the Drag Queen Story Hour at the Fairwood Library exit the event. A walkway was held open for them by supporters while protesters held signs condemning the event behind them. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Tensions run high at Renton library over Drag Queen Story Hour

Supporters and protesters traded chants at June 27 event.

Attendees of the Drag Queen Story Hour at the Fairwood Library exit the event. A walkway was held open for them by supporters while protesters held signs condemning the event behind them. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Opposition and supporters of Drag Queen Story Hour make showing in Issaquah

A lack of police at a recent county library board meeting led some to feel intimidated.

Man burns paper on overpass over highway | Police Blotter

Police blotter for June 4-10.

  • Jun 28, 2019

Among 9 other candidates, Inslee gets his 6 minutes of fame

Here’s what the governor, a longshot presidential candidate, said in Miami Wednesday night.

  • Jun 27, 2019
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King County examines gun violence trends

Nearly 77 percent of shooting victims so far this year in county have been people of color.

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Public’s help needed in locating missing Bothell man

Namig Bekirov last seen on June 7.

  • Jun 26, 2019

King County could waive Metro fares during snowstorms

The fee waiver would only be allowed when the county’s Emergency Snow Network was activated.

In this file photo, marchers make their way from Trinity Episcopal Church in Everett on Feb. 26, 2017. Muslim refugees’ admissions into the U.S. have declined by 85 percent since the Trump administration came into power in 2017, according to the International Rescue Committee. Sound Publishing file photo

Report: Fewer refugees settling in U.S. and Washington state

Admissions are on pace to only reach around one-fifth of their limit in 2019.

In this file photo, marchers make their way from Trinity Episcopal Church in Everett on Feb. 26, 2017. Muslim refugees’ admissions into the U.S. have declined by 85 percent since the Trump administration came into power in 2017, according to the International Rescue Committee. Sound Publishing file photo
PSE workers rebuild circuit 27 in North Kenmore. Photo courtesy of Puget Sound Energy.

Kenmore council approves new agreement with PSE; power may finally be reliable again

A new agreement with PSE will help avoid future power outages for Kenmore businesses and residents.

PSE workers rebuild circuit 27 in North Kenmore. Photo courtesy of Puget Sound Energy.

Summer activities to enjoy on Kenmore’s 21st birthday

Two decades ago, the city was unrecognizable.

A high tide at Raymond’s Willapa Landing Park in Grays Harbor County, Washington. Sound Publishing file photo

On the West Coast, Washington is most prone to sea level rise damage

Report by the Center for Climate Integrity shows multibillion-dollar cost of battling back the sea.

A high tide at Raymond’s Willapa Landing Park in Grays Harbor County, Washington. Sound Publishing file photo

Lynnwood purse robbery ends in Bothell collision

Two had minor injuries.

Edmonds man recently arrested for 1972 murder out on bail

Terrence Miller, 77, posted a bond of $750,000. He’s accused of killing 20-year-old Jody Loomis.

What’s next for Washington’s 2045 green energy goal?

The Legislature set the goal, but how does the state actually get there?

Family of Edmonds man shot by deputy sues sheriff’s office

They argue that deadly force should not have been used against Nickolas Peters, 24, last October.

Driver who intentionally hit Bothell pedestrians given jail time

Striking two with Camry leads to 14-year sentence.

Tasting room proposal could redefine alcohol production in King County

Pilot program would benefit wineries, breweries and distilleries. Several farmers are concerned.