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Kent Police arrest two after car chase reaches 100 mph on Highway 167

  • May 9, 2012 at 10:49AM

Two men were taken into custody Wednesday by Kent Police following an early morning theft and car chase that exceeded speeds of 100 mph and was captured on Washington State Department of Transportation traffic cameras.

Breath of inspiration: Auburn woman, nation's longest-living lung-transplant patient, passes away

  • May 17, 2012 at 4:00PM updated May 21, 2012 at 11:06AM

Breathe deeper, laugh more. Mother and daughter often shared that familiar bit of advice – to remind each other how gentle life could be.

Congestion fee begins for car tabs | King County offers free bus rides

  • May 17, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 4:35PM

According to the county, residents will begin seeing the fee with June car tab renewals. The fee will be applied through May 2014.

Kent man charged with animal cruelty for shooting dachshund in leg

  • May 17, 2012 at 3:42PM

A 49-year-old Kent man has been charged with first-degree animal cruelty by King County prosecutors for allegedly shooting a neighbor's dachshund in the leg with a pellet gun for reportedly "crapping" on his property.

Adderall remains popular ‘study drug’ for students

  • May 17, 2012 at 4:39PM

For years, high school and college students have abused Adderall as an all-night study aid, putting themselves at an increased risk for heart attacks and seizures.

Thomas Jefferson High School on lockdown

  • May 18, 2012 at 7:47AM

Thomas Jefferson High School has been placed in an external lockdown due to police activity in the area.

Kent Police fail to find warrant suspect after eight-hour standoff | Update

  • May 18, 2012 at 10:47AM

Kent Police continue to follow leads in their efforts to locate Blake B. Bellecourt, 26, of Kent, who eluded officers after an eight-hour Friday morning standoff at a West Auburn home.

Crime Stoppers tip leads to arrest in Auburn of fugitive who prompted Jefferson lockdown

  • May 29, 2012 at 7:10PM

Auburn police on Tuesday morning arrested 27-year-old Kent resident Blake B. Bellecourt, the fugitive responsible for the May 18 lockdown of Thomas Jefferson High School in Auburn. Police – acting on tip turned into Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound by a Q13 Fox "Washington's Most Wanted" viewer – surrounded an apartment building at 207 D. St. SE in Auburn, where Bellecourt, who is also known as "Little Nutzo," was holed up.

Auburn's Supermall to get a new look, name

  • May 31, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Jun 6, 2012 at 6:54AM

The Supermall is about to get a makeover — and a new name, referencing not Auburn but a certain big city with a Space Needle 30 miles to the north.

Spirits hit the shelves in Washington

  • Jun 1, 2012 at 4:51PM

Amid massive fanfare, and fear over price changes, spirits hit the shelves of thousands of Washington grocery stores Friday morning. Most who strolled through the newly built liquor aisles were simply curious about what the changeover would do to their pocketbooks. But price changes to a lot of common brands didn't scare away a steady stream of buyers.

Top 3 tips for moms who don't feel sexy | Amy Johnson

  • Jun 6, 2012 at 1:34PM

Moms who find themselves over-scheduled and under-nurtured don’t find themselves with a lot of leftover time and energy to feel sexy. Here are my top three tips to take charge of your self-care and your sexuality.

Theft trial date set for Kent businessman Mark Owen

  • Jun 11, 2012 at 1:18PM

An Aug. 27 trial date has been set for a Kent businessman charged with four counts of first-degree theft and one count of forgery for allegedly receiving $19,459 from the state for a job injury claim even though he had returned to work.

Fire displaces families at Riverstone Apartments | UPDATE

  • Jun 12, 2012 at 10:00PM updated Jun 14, 2012 at 4:36PM

A fire was reported Tuesday at the Riverstone Apartments, 27314 24th Ave. S., Federal Way. A dog was killed and nine residents were displaced.

Microsoft CEO joins investment group for proposed Seattle arena

  • Jun 13, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 9:08PM

Steve Ballmer, the CEO of Redmond-based technology giant Microsoft, Corp., is part of an investment group looking to build a new sports arena and bring an NBA franchise back to Seattle, San Francisco hedge fund manager Chris Hansen announced Wednesday morning.

Man rescued off Green River after spending night naked on island

  • Jun 13, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Jun 14, 2012 at 4:28PM

Mountain View Fire and Rescue and the King County Sheriff’s Office plucked a shivering, 51-year-old man and his dog safely off an island in the Green River early Wednesday morning.

Gone but not forgotten: King County buries indigents

  • Jun 13, 2012 at 6:13PM

The King County Indigent Remains Program handles the burial of people who died poor and destitute.

Highline receives sculpture for 50th anniversary

  • Jun 19, 2012 at 1:04PM

Highline Community College received a generous gift to commemorate its 50th anniversary and to conclude the year of celebrations. Highline alumni, Junki and Linda Yoshida, of Yoshida's Gourmet Sauce, donated the bronze sculpture entitled Spirits Will Protect Me.

Kent man arrested for investigation of fraudulent Veterans Affairs claims

  • Jun 19, 2012 at 4:20PM

A Kent man was one of two Veterans Affairs employees arrested Tuesday at work following an investigation of more than $110,000 in fraudulent claims in a program designed to reimburse veterans for their travel to medical appointments.

SIDELINES: Beat the Miami Heat? This Seattle fan doesn't want the Thunder to do it

  • Jun 20, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 11:47AM

Like most people outside of the tan and tattooed bodies that litter South Beach, it made me sick when LeBron James announced a couple years ago that he was taking his talents to Miami.

Kent Police seek help to find man in connection with West Hill shooting

  • Jun 21, 2012 at 3:00PM updated Jun 22, 2012 at 11:58AM

Kent Police are seeking the public's help to find a 27-year-old Seattle man wanted in a connection with a drive-by shooting early Sunday morning on the West Hill.

LITTLE LEAGUE: Federal Way National wins District 10 title for second year in a row

  • Jun 22, 2012 at 8:00AM updated Jun 28, 2012 at 4:22PM

For the second year in a row, the Federal Way National Little League 9- and 10-year-old all-star team did things the hard way.

Lawsuit: State failed to protect kids from 'sadistic' woman

  • Jun 26, 2012 at 12:38PM

Attorneys filed a lawsuit against the state Department of Social and Health Services over a case involving "sadistic acts of torture and abuse" of six children.

One dead, six wounded after gun fight at Federal Way bar

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 8:00AM updated Jun 29, 2012 at 3:02PM

A shooting at a local bar has left one dead, and six others wounded. According to the Federal Way Police Department, at approximately 2 a.m. on June 27, chaos erupted at Johnny's Bar and Grill when at least one man started firing shots at another man.

Justin McLeod found not guilty of shooting Josh Deraitus

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 1:42PM

To audible gasps and tears from Josh Deraitus’ family, a King County Superior Court judge found Justin McLeod not guilty Monday of all charges related to a road-rage shooting in Federal Way two years ago that cost Deraitus his left eye. “The issue of this case and the evidence that must be viewed through the lens of the law is identity,” Judge Hollis Hill said in her decision. “Does the admissable evidence establish the defendant’s guilt beyond a reasonable doubt? Or does the admissable evidence leave room for one, or several reasonable doubts of the truth of the charge that this man, Justin McLeod committed this crime?” Prosecutors accused McLeod of shooting Deraitus in a road-rage incident at South 304th Street and Military Road South in Federal Way on Jan. 2, 2010.

PowellsWood Storytelling Festival coming to Federal Way

  • Jul 1, 2012 at 1:00AM updated Jul 3, 2012 at 11:50AM

Some of the world’s top storytellers will converge in Federal Way at the first PowellsWood Storytelling Festival.

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