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State demanded more drop boxes, and now it must pay for them

A King County judge says a law requiring more ballot boxes was an illegal unfunded mandate.

King County 2020 unemployment numbers. Source: Washington State Employment Security Department

Boeing, coronavirus likely to impact King County economy

Unemployment remained high in September.

Courtesy Photo, Immigrant Relief Fund
  • 3 days ago
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Eleven indicted in illegal marijuana trafficking investigation

Allegedly shipped illegal marijuana across the U.S.; locations in six South County cities searched

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U.S. Attorney Brian T. Moran appoints election officer for the Western District of Washington

Assistant U.S. attorney will oversee complaints of election fraud

  • 4 days ago
Lisa Rosenblum is the director of the King County Library System.

Despite COVID-19, King County libraries still put on a show

Guest column from Lisa Rosenblum.

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Firefighters work out a plan to address the fire as quickly as possible. Courtesy photo/Kirkland Fire Department 2018.

Proposition to support Kirkland emergency services on the Nov. 3 ballot

The ballot measure for a Kirkland property tax levy is the first proposal in almost 30 years

  • 1 week ago

 

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State Supreme Court strikes down $30 car-tab initiative

Justices unanimously agreed that voter-approved Initiative 976 is unconstitutional.

 

 

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File photo from September 2016, when hundreds participated in the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s event at Redmond Town Center.

Eastside Walk to End Alzheimer’s Oct. 10

Similar to other walk events in the region, Alzheimer’s Association encourages registered users to walk in a location of their choice

  • 2 weeks ago

 

Forbes Creek Park. Courtesy photo/City of Kirkland

Kirkland reopening playgrounds

The city states there’s been an increase in compliance in masking and social distancing in the city, leading to the reopening

  • 1 month ago

 

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Dr. Kyle Jordan is accepting new patients at Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) Totem Lake, 12910 Totem Lake Blvd. NE. (Photo: A. Michael Cole)

One key to improving medical care: listening

Strong healthcare relationships start with basic courtesies, like using a patient’s preferred name

 

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