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Owners of 5 Seattle medical marijuana dispensaries plead guilty to drug trafficking

  • Aug 20, 2012 at 4:45PM

The owners of two different marijuana distribution enterprises in Seattle pleaded guilty Monday in federal court to drug trafficking, admitting they were selling large quantities of marijuana for profit, in violation of federal and state law.

Money Magazine: Bellevue among top small cities to live in the country

  • Aug 21, 2012 at 11:00AM updated at 2:52PM

Money Magazine has named Bellevue one of America’s best small cities for 2012, ranking it number 40 on its top 100 list. It’s the fourth straight time Bellevue has cracked the magazine’s list of top small cities.

Federal Way man arrested for alleged threat to Obama | UPDATE

  • Aug 21, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Aug 23, 2012 at 4:43PM

The U.S. Secret Service arrested a Federal Way resident today after he allegedly made threats to President Obama.

Kent motorcyclist killed after collision with car in Panther Lake area; medical examiner identifies man | Update

  • Aug 22, 2012 at 10:00AM updated Aug 23, 2012 at 4:02PM

A 56-year-old Kent man was killed Wednesday morning after a car collided with his motorcycle at about 6:44 a.m. in the 12200 block of Southeast 223rd Drive in the Panther Lake area.

Arson arrest made in Auburn storage facility fire

  • Aug 27, 2012 at 10:41AM

Fire investigators from the South King Fire Investigation Task Force, working with several law enforcement agencies, have made an arrest in connection with the July 11 arson fire at Auburn Way Storage.

King County may cut 40 positions at jails in Kent, Seattle

  • Aug 31, 2012 at 11:54AM

As many as 40 positions could be cut at King County jails at the Norm Maleng Regional Justice Center in Kent and the King County Correctional Facility in Seattle.

Live Updates | Kentlake vs Thomas Jefferson | Prep Football

  • Aug 31, 2012 at 6:22PM

Kentlake hosts Thomas Jefferson at French Field. Game time 7 p.m.

Republican congressional candidate has flight scare

  • Sep 3, 2012 at 10:00PM updated Sep 4, 2012 at 11:38AM

Ninth District Republican candidate Jim Postma escaped without injury after his plane had a rough landing near the Spanaway Airport in Pierce County.

Republican vice presidential nominee coming to Bellevue

  • Sep 4, 2012 at 2:55PM

Republican vice-presidential nominee Paul Ryan will be in Bellevue for a pair of fundraisers Monday, Sept. 10

Investigation under way of possible political violations at FAA headquarters

  • Sep 6, 2012 at 11:05AM

A Washington D.C.-based advocacy group has asked for an investigation into possible violations of the federal Hatch Act at the regional headquarters of the Federal Aviation Administration in Renton.

Gas prices in Seattle area continue their rise

  • Sep 10, 2012 at 10:46AM

Average retail gasoline prices in Seattle have risen 1.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $4.07 a gallon Sunday. This compares with the national average that has increased 1.3 cents per gallon in the last week to $3.81/g, according to gasoline price website SeattleGasPrices.com

Drive Hammered, Get Nailed Campaign makes 364 arrests in King County

  • Sep 10, 2012 at 11:14AM

A total of 364 motorists were stopped and arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs (DUI) and statewide, law enforcement officers arrested 1,603 drivers for DUI.

Jet Cities Chorus 50th Anniversary Show: Fall Into Harmony visits Auburn

  • Sep 11, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Sep 20, 2012 at 3:59PM

Jet Cities Chorus a member of the Sweet Adelines International celebrates its 50th anniversary with a special program called: Fall Into Harmony.

Picture of the Week: Show of pride

  • Sep 13, 2012 at 10:15AM

Mayor Suzette Cooke introduces her mom, Virginia Allen, left, to Wade “Mama Moan Alot” Schwartz during the inaugural Kent Pride 2012 rally at Burlington Green Park last Sunday.

Whooping cough spreads as kids go back to school

  • Sep 14, 2012 at 10:18AM

With more than 4,000 confirmed cases of whooping cough, mostly among children, state health officials warn that the start of the school year means the state's worst outbreak in decades will continue to grow.

Two Federal Way teens die while hiking near North Bend

  • Sep 17, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 4:13PM

The teens have been identified as Andrew Lusink, 16, and Ben Skagen, 18. Both boys attended Christian Faith School, with Skagen recently graduating. The school honored the students with a prayer assembly this morning.

Kent trial date for alleged pimp continued to March 2013

  • Sep 17, 2012 at 11:09AM

A man who allegedly made at least $192,000 as a pimp in Kent and Seattle had been scheduled to go to trial Sept. 18.

PSE offers tips about identifying natural gas leaks

  • Sep 17, 2012 at 11:48AM

The Puget Sound Energy bills now reaching more than 1.5 million homes and businesses through October include a scratch and sniff pamphlet to remind customers of the odorant used to help identify natural gas leaks.

Legislative candidates to participate in Kent forum Sept. 19

  • Sep 18, 2012 at 10:33AM

Candidates for the State Legislature from the 30th, 31st, 33rd and 47th districts will participate in a forum from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 19 at Kent Lutheran Church, 336 Second Ave. S.

Armed robbers hit gas stations in Federal Way, Kent, Renton

  • Sep 19, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 3:04PM

Federal Way police report that two gas stations were robbed early Wednesday morning.

Auburn on list for transfer site; City officials say 2 locations are stinkers

  • Sep 20, 2012 at 5:00PM updated Sep 21, 2012 at 1:18PM

King County plans to replace the outdated Algona solid waste transfer station by 2018 and is looking at two sites in Auburn among five to build a new transfer station.

County may build garbage transfer station in Federal Way

  • Sep 21, 2012 at 12:30PM

The old transfer station in Algona is being shut down. The county is eyeing new locations, including one that would be located just east of I-5 on South 320th Street in Federal Way.

Federal Way police arrest 3 suspects in armed robberies

  • Sep 21, 2012 at 2:06PM

Federal Way police report that three suspects have been arrested in connection with a recent string of armed robberies.

Federal Way's first indoor shooting range opens for business

  • Sep 25, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Sep 26, 2012 at 11:30AM

Federal Way Discount Guns opened the long-awaited range on Monday on South 324th Street. The indoor range features top-notch ventilation and soundproofing, with more than a dozen lanes for target practice.

Reach Out breakfast raises more than $50,000 to help provide meals, shelters, help for homeless adults

  • Sep 26, 2012 at 10:54AM

More than 400 people joined KOMO News Chief Weathercaster Steve Pool at the Christian Faith Center in Federal Way on Tuesday for the second annual Reach Out breakfast. The event raised more than $50,000, almost doubling the $26,000 in donations from last year's breakfast.

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