King County Executive Dow Constantine signs an order July 28 to restart inquests into deaths that involved police officers. COURTESY PHOTO, King County

King County to restart inquests into deaths by police officers

Cases include shootings by Kent, Auburn, Federal Way and Kirkland police

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Police arrest major supplier to Federal Way-based drug dealers

A search and arrest warrant was served to the suspect in Tukwila on July 26.

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Federal Way graduate charged with murder in South Seattle homicide

22-year-old Sadiq Aroni is accused of driving two people who allegedly shot a 20-year-old man in June.

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Brief history of rats in the Puget Sound region – and the problem they present

Local exterminator noticed big change in rats over the past 40 years.

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Federal Way agencies to participate in National Night Out Aug. 3

Register your neighborhood for a visit from Federal Way Police, South King Fire and Rescue, or Federal Way City Council members.

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Movies in the Park return to Federal Way

The next free movie feature is Saturday, Aug. 14 at Town Square Park.

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Masks to be required at K-12 schools in Washington state

State Department of Health updates guidance for 2021-2022 school year

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King County to hire recruiter to fill vacant Sheriff’s Office jobs

50 deputies have resigned this year after 69 resigned in 2020

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Keith Livingston is a longtime Federal Way resident and community observer. He can be reached at keithlivingstondesign@gmail.com.

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Decatur softball celebrates first 10-win season in 50 years

NPSL All-League 4A softball honors recently announced.

 

Screenshot of video obtained by Redmond police shows Richard Sherman trying to break into the Redmond home of his in-laws.

Former Seattle Seahawks player Richard Sherman charged with five misdemeanors in King County

Charges were filed following an incident at home of Sherman’s in-laws in Redmond.