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Pacific mayor arrested for trying to enter clerk's office; Sun later released

  • Jul 19, 2012 at 2:00PM updated at 10:41PM

Pacific police arrested controversial Mayor Cy Sun on Thursday as he tried to get into the sealed City Clerk's office at City Hall.

District 9 Congress candidates attend election forum

  • Jul 23, 2012 at 5:00PM updated at 11:12PM

Congressman Adam Smith faced three out of four challengers in a primary election forum Saturday in Federal Way.

Federal Way man dies in single-car crash in Kent

  • Jul 24, 2012 at 4:54PM

Kent Police continue to investigate the death of a 19-year-old Federal Way man found inside a car that crashed into a tree on the West Hill of Kent.

Mayor Cy Sun plans to fire four officers involved in his arrest

  • Jul 26, 2012 at 6:45PM

Four Pacific Police officers were given letters of Pre-Termination of Employment from Pacific Mayor Cy Sun this week. The four officers, all involved in the arrest of Sun last Thursday, will appear at a Loudermill Hearing at 9 a.m. tomorrow. The hearing is part of the officer's due process and allows them to respond to Sun's reasons for attempting to terminate them.

King County seeks voter approval on fingerprint system

  • Jul 29, 2012 at 1:00AM

The King County Council recently voted to put a levy on the November ballot for the funding of the county's Automated Fingerprint Identification System (AFIS).

Prosecutors charge Kent couple for pimping girls

  • Jul 27, 2012 at 3:55PM

King County prosecutors have charged a 44-year-old Kent woman and her 32-year-old boyfriend with promoting commercial sexual abuse of a minor for allegedly setting up a 15-year-old girl and two other girls to work as prostitutes.

Judge sides with Backpage.com over site's adult section

  • Jul 30, 2012 at 9:37AM

State officials sounded off last week after U.S. District Court Judge Ricardo S. Martinez sided with Backpage.com.

Auburn's Kukors finishes fifth in 200 IM final at London Games

  • Jul 31, 2012 at 1:08PM

Auburn's Ariana Kukors came up short in her bid for an Olympic medal Tuesday.

Group plans statewide initiative drive in 2013 to end marijuana prohibition

  • Aug 1, 2012 at 12:22PM

Seattle-based Sensible Washington announced Tuesday that it will try to get a statewide initiative in 2013 to ask voters to repeal adult marijuana prohibition in the state.

Auburn Regional to lay off 827 employees; MultiCare hopes to hire most of them back in ownership transition

  • Aug 2, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 5:09PM

Auburn Regional Medical Center will lay off 827 employees, effective Sept. 28, but most will be hired back – part of a technical sale process of the local hospital to Tacoma's MultiCare Health System.

Sand sculpting competition returns to Federal Way

  • Aug 2, 2012 at 5:26PM

Federal Way’s sand sculpting competition is back in 2012, with a new name and new location.

Auburn's Learned named captain of Navy's soccer team

  • Aug 3, 2012 at 12:23PM

Auburn's Kelsey Learned, a 5-foot-8 senior defender for the U.S. Naval Academy's soccer team, was selected captain for the fall season.

Season tied for deadliest ever after third drowning on Lake Tapps Sunday

  • Aug 6, 2012 at 10:00AM updated at 1:32PM

Sunday's drowning made this season the deadliest on record for the popular East Pierce County lake. No prior summer has seen more than two deaths on the lake.

Pacific mayor civil suit for alleged sexual abuse

  • Aug 9, 2012 at 4:00PM

A decades old allegation of sexual abuse of a minor has resurfaced to haunt Pacific Mayor Cy Sun.

Drive Hammered Get Nailed Patrols return to King County

  • Aug 9, 2012 at 11:53AM

August is a deadly month on Washington's roadways. More impaired statewide driving deaths occurred in August than any other month, according to statistics.

Controversy over health effects of sodas heats up | Gustafson

  • Aug 9, 2012 at 12:16PM

Are sodas going down the same path as tobacco did a few years ago?

Court hearing starts Monday for Kent boy accused of rapes

  • Aug 13, 2012 at 10:45AM

A hearing started Monday before Judge Barbara Mack in King County Juvenile Court in Seattle to determine whether a 16-year-old Kent boy charged with rape should be tried as an adult.

Offer for King County's Sikh community | Firearms Lawyer

  • Aug 14, 2012 at 10:18AM

The Seattle Times reports 80,000 to 500,000 Sikhs live in the U.S. — possibly 25,000 in Washington, mostly living in nearby Renton and Kent with other concentrations in Seattle, Bellevue, Marysville, Bellingham and Spokane.

Northwest Sand Festival starts this week in Federal Way

  • Aug 14, 2012 at 10:29AM

The event runs Aug. 16 through Sept. 3 in the southwest corner of The Commons Mall parking lot. Hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday to Saturday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday.

Auburn to examine future of municipal airport

  • Aug 15, 2012 at 3:00PM

Auburn Municipal Airport and its owner, the City of Auburn, are struggling in the chains that bind them to the Federal Aviation Administration, Mayor Pete Lewis told members of the Municipal Services Committee on Monday.

Ramp meters target traffic flow from Tukwila to Federal Way

  • Aug 17, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Aug 20, 2012 at 4:33PM

The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) reports that new ramp meters will help smooth traffic flow and ease congestion along 8 miles of Interstate 5 between Tukwila and Federal Way.

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.

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