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How do you cure a recession? No fantasy football | Sidelines

  • Jul 7, 2011 at 5:47PM

The National Football League’s lockout sucks for a boatload of reasons. Way too many to list.

Kent Police arrest four gang members in connection with car-show shooting

  • Sep 15, 2011 at 1:00PM updated at 6:02PM

Kent Police arrested four gang members and issued warrants for two other men in connection with the July 23 shooting at a West Hill car show that injured 12 people.

Tukwila reopens Southcenter Parkway, Klickitat Drive for better mall access

  • Oct 13, 2011 at 4:05PM

After seven months of Tukwila traffic construction headaches for Westfield Southcenter Mall drivers and businesses, city crews Thursday evening will reopen Southcenter Parkway and Klickitat Drive.

Viaduct in Seattle closes today, sending travelers scurrying for other routes; here's some help

  • Oct 21, 2011 at 10:25AM

The Viaduct carrying Highway 99 over the Seattle waterfront closes today (Friday) at 7:30 p.m. for nine days as part of its replacement project.

Kent-Meridian teacher, coach pleads not guilty to sex crime charge

  • Dec 22, 2011 at 11:47AM

A Kent-Meridian High School teacher and coach pleaded not guilty Thursday morning to a charge of communication with a minor for immoral purposes for allegedly sending sexually explicit text messages to a 16-year-old girl at the school.

Adam Smith faces four challengers for District 9 Congress seat | ELECTION

  • May 22, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Jun 12, 2012 at 10:16AM

The district is Washington's first majority-minority congressional district, and is currently held by Democratic Rep. Adam Smith.

University of Phoenix Western Washington Campus hosts 'Operation Thank You

  • Aug 31, 2012 at 9:44AM

The University of Phoenix Western Washington Campus will host "Operation Thank You," a military appreciation day that will honor all those who have served in uniform.

Total Wine & More to open Tukwila superstore Sept. 20

  • Sep 7, 2012 at 11:05AM

Total Wine & More will open a wine, spirits and beer superstore on Thursday, Sept. 20 in Tukwila across from the Westfield Southcenter Mall at 300 Andover Park West.

Freedom Walk is Saturday in SeaTac

  • Sep 13, 2012 at 12:16PM

The Freedom Walk, a benefit for the Genesis Project, is Saturday in SeaTac. Sign-in and registration begin at 10 a.m. at The Corridor, 2819 S. 208th St., SeaTac.

Boeing engineers, technical workers voting on contract called deplorable

  • Sep 27, 2012 at 2:09PM

The 23,000 Boeing employees who engineer and design the company's airplanes and technical workers are voting on a contract their union leadership is urging them to reject.

Kent Police seek public's help to find missing 14-year-old boy

  • Oct 2, 2012 at 3:53PM

The Kent Police Department is asking the public for their assistance to help locate a missing 14-year-old Kent boy.

Cantwell stops in Auburn, vowing to put more people to work

  • Oct 26, 2012 at 8:10PM

U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell's reelection campaign stopped in Auburn on a soggy Friday morning, joining a spirited rally with union leaders, machinists and aerospace workers huddled at the IAM Local 751 Hall.

Space Shuttle Trainer, exhibit take flight

  • Nov 9, 2012 at 11:15AM

Though it looks similar, there are a few differences between the actual Space Shuttles and the Full Fuselage Trainer about to open to the public at the Museum of Flight in Tukwila.

Gov.-elect Inslee names Renton Supt. Mary Alice Heuschel as his chief of staff

  • Nov 29, 2012 at 11:00AM updated Nov 30, 2012 at 2:20PM

Gov.-elect Jay Inslee has named Renton School District Supt. Mary Alice Heuschel to be his chief of staff.

Pickpockets target elderly shoppers in the region

  • Dec 7, 2012 at 10:39AM

Police believe three or four well-dressed black male suspects are stealing wallets from shoppers at Fred Meyer, Walmart and Walgreens. Similar thefts have been reported in Kent, Mercer Island, Bellevue, Seattle and unincorporated King County between Nov. 26 and Nov. 30, according to police.

Boeing makes an offer to SPEEA Friday | Read the details

  • Jan 11, 2013 at 11:00AM updated at 4:28PM

Today, Boeing presented a revised contract offer to SPEEA featuring increased salary pools for both engineers and technical employees.

Boeing now producing 737s at record 38 a month in Renton

  • Jan 29, 2013 at 4:09PM

About 40 days from now, Boeing will finish building the first 737 that will lead off the historic production rate of 38 737s a month.

Workers at UNFI vote to ratify 5-year contract agreement

  • Feb 7, 2013 at 5:51PM

Warehouse workers and drivers, represented by Teamsters Local 117, overwhelmingly voted to ratify a fully-recommended 5-year contract agreement with United Natural Foods, Inc. (UNFI) on Thursday.

Pilot who crashed plane that killed Kentlake swim coach was intoxicated, NTSB report says

  • Mar 6, 2013 at 9:58AM

The pilot who crashed a Cessna 172 plane last year into Mount Si in North Bend that killed himself and both passengers, including Kentlake High School swim coach Seth Dawson, was intoxicated, according to a factual report issued by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

Renton mayor elected to second term as head of cities association

  • Feb 13, 2013 at 9:15AM

Renton Mayor Denis Law has been elected to a second consecutive term as president of the Sound Cities Association (SCA), which represents 35 cities in King County.

Sikh community comes together to celebrate Vaisakhi 2013

  • May 2, 2013 at 5:00PM

Vaisakhi is a Sikh holy day celebrated by about 24 million Sikhs throughout the world. Washington has about 50,000 Sikhs, with the majority residing in Kent and Renton. The Sikh community celebrates Vaisakhi 2013 Day of Empowerment – a festival filled with music, programs, exhibits and a parade – on Saturday at the ShoWare Center, 625 W. James St. The annual Nagar Kirtan, a Sikh processional custom, is held on behalf of the Gurdwara (place of worship) Singh Sabha of Renton.

Inslee visits Kent to push adoption of state transportation funding package

  • May 17, 2013 at 3:31PM

Gov. Jay Inslee made a quick stop Friday in Kent to pump up South Sound politicians and business leaders about the importance for the Legislature to pass a transportation funding package during the special session that started this week.

Economy is in jeopardy without adequate local, state transportation funding | Commentary

  • Jun 24, 2013 at 5:14PM

Simply put, our transportation system is in crisis, and the Washington State Legislature’s failure to act this year on a transportation package, with a local options component, will put our local, regional, and state economy in jeopardy. A commentary by Denis Law, president of the Sound Cities Association.

Suburban poverty reflects new demographics in King County

  • Jun 26, 2013 at 1:00PM updated Jun 27, 2013 at 4:03PM

South King County serves as a poster child for the nationwide trend in suburban poverty.

WSDOT says Puget Sound Gateway Project would finish 167, 509

  • Oct 3, 2013 at 4:00PM updated Oct 7, 2013 at 6:06PM

Engineers began planning the first phases of State Routes 167 and 509 in the 1950s, and road crews built them in the 1960s — but from the start, the intention was that someday these corridors would connect to I-5.

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