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State unemployment insurance applications jump 843 percent over previous week

133,464 new claims due to COVID-19 related layoffs

 

Former Kent pro soccer team owner to face Kirkland rape charge

Dion Earl extradited from Arizona while doing time for sexual assault

 

King County COVID-19 deaths increase by 10 to 56

Number of county cases up 44 to 562

City leaders upset at county’s plan for quarantine facility in Kent | Update

King County releases details about purchase of Econo Lodge

Grocery store workers reach tentative agreement with four major chains; strike averted

Grocery workers in the Puget Sound area reached a tentative agreement Monday in contract negotiations with four major chains, just two hours before a scheduled strike.