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.
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Outdoor fires prohibited in King County as Stage 2 burn ban issued
A Stage 2 burn ban was issued by King County and Seattle fire marshals on Friday, prohibiting all recreational outdoor fires. Only approved manufactured gas and charcoal units may be used for outdoor ...
Some King County Metro routes will be reduced or modified starting Sept. 17
SEATTLE - King County Metro bus riders should start checking their bus routes next weekend as some routes will be either reduced or modified. According to the transit agency, the adjusted ...
King County proposes new hotline for victims of hate crimes
Within a two-week span over the summer, three separate hate crimes led to charges from the King County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office. In the most recent incident, a Seattle man assaulted two ...
Farewell to Seattle's greatest professional athlete
And she never has. With four WNBA championships and five Olympic gold medals, the Seattle Storm's Sue Bird is the most decorated professional athlete in Seattle history, not to mention the finest ...
How Can We Fix the King County Jail Crisis?
As the Seattle Times reported last week, a shortage of corrections officers at King County’s jails triggered a mental health crisis among the incarcerated. The officials responsible for ...
Daily Sports Smile: Seattle pays homage to WNBA icon Sue Bird after final game
Sue Bird took her final bow in front of the Seattle Storm faithful on Tuesday night. Fans showed their appreciation by honoring the WNBA icon at Climate Pledge Arena when they came to see No. 10 ...
Coalition of law enforcement guilds emphasizes King County 'public safety crisis'
SEATTLE — Multiple ... estimated that implementing the measure and offering hiring incentives over the next three years will cost more than $5 million. King County’s Department of Adult ...
Seattle, King County police officers guilds address 'crisis engulfing' the area
SEATTLE — The Seattle and King County police officers guilds held a news conference about public safety Wednesday. They were also joined by the King County Corrections Guild and Federal Way ...
Get a flu shot with your updated COVID booster, King County health officials urge
health officer with Public Health – Seattle & King County, said in a briefing Tuesday. “Even if you’ve had a booster in the past, all recommended booster doses are important for maximum ...
Rantz: King County refuses to jail dangerous suspects, still blames COVID
The King County jail is still turning ... the type of quality of life crimes plaguing Seattle — gets a pass from jail time. Suspects arrested for car theft or burglary are let go.
B.B. King’s first guitar, Marilyn Monroe photos, Mantle ring among celeb items on auction block
B.B. King's very first guitar is hitting the auction block, along with several other iconic items from pop culture and history like photos from Marilyn Monroe's first-ever shoot https://t.co ...