Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkan says the city will file a lawsuit to block the car tab initiative passed by Washington voters in Tuesday’s general election.
More info on I-976: Seattle, King County will sue to block car tab measure
Seattle Public Schools Sue Social-Media Platforms for Intentionally Harming Children
according to a new lawsuit by Seattle public-school leaders that accuses the tech companies of creating a youth mental-health crisis in the state of Washington and elsewhere. The 92-page lawsuit ...
Man charged for King County crime spree that included multiple carjackings, 1 shooting
A Seattle man was charged in federal court Thursday for a crime spree across different King County cities that included multiple ... where he allegedly threatened a woman with a gun and stole her car.
Data shows decrease in juvenile crime in King County despite recent high-profile cases
SEATTLE — Despite recent, high-profile cases, data from the King County Prosecuting Attorney's Office (KCPAO) shows crimes committed by juveniles have been steadily declining for over two decades.
King County Councilmember: ‘The future is cashless’
“You can sue somebody if they won’t accept cash and it just goes too far.” Dunn went on say the law would make more sense if it included urban portions of King County like downtown Seattle ...
King County Councilmember introduces legislation banning cashless businesses
SEATTLE, January 10, 2023 - King County Councilmember Jeanne Kohl-Welles introduced a legislation requiring retailers in unincorporated King County to accept cash payments. Kohl-Welles has been ...
Leesa Manion sworn in as King County prosecuting attorney
Advertising Satterberg, Seattle Police Chief Adrian Diaz and King County Executive Dow Constantine were among the attorneys, judges, faith leaders, social-service providers, elected officials and ...
Seattle voters to decide on 'social housing' proposal in upcoming election
SEATTLE — In just a few weeks, the King County Election Department will mail ... If passed, the proposed ballot measure would create a "Seattle Social Housing Developer" to obtain and operate ...
Man faces felony charges after planting pipe bomb in Seattle parking garage
He is being held on $350,000 bail because King County prosecutors believe ... Officers answered a call on the 900 block of South Horton Street Around 8 a.m. in Seattle's SODO neighborhood ...
How to get rid of your Christmas tree in Seattle, King County
King County and the city of Seattle offer several options to dispose ... Up to three trees per car are free; all must be unflocked and free of decorations. Transfer stations also accept taller ...
King County seeing increasing ‘white powder’ fentanyl
Ahead of what is traditionally one of the biggest party weekends of the year, Seattle-King County Public Health is issuing a warning about an alarming trend. Fentanyl, a dangerous and powerful ...
King County encourages folks to recycle their old holiday lights
West Seattle Recycling drop-off center. These programs are generally free unless otherwise noted in the listing. According to the King County Solid Waste Division, it’s best to call the drop-off ...
What Seattle, King County are doing to prevent future flooding in South Seattle
(The Center Square) – As people in Seattle’s South Park neighborhood deal with the impact of a recent flooding, the city and King County have several projects ongoing to help cut down on ...