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State health experts: Flu vaccine should be considered ‘essential’ this year

Presence of COVID-19, flu viruses could put more people in the hospital

 

King County Metro bus fares resume Oct. 1

Fares were suspended in March due to COVID-19

 

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Union files charges against QFC, Fred Meyer over Black Lives Matter button ban

Grocery store workers condemn ban; QFC spokesperson says wristband options available to employees

 

State Patrol reports multiple agency racer emphasis successful

Crackdown in South King County over Labor Day weekend

Constantine announces King County climate action plan

Plots an example of decreased stormwater pollution, urban flooding prevention, immigrant connections

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LA Fitness to reopen all locations Aug. 10

Gyms will follow state guidelines

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Kent, Federal Way men arrested in drug trafficking bust

Reportedly part of 12-member group distributing fentanyl, heroin, meth and cocaine

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Federal Way teacher pleads not guilty to child rape charges

A Tacoma man pleaded not guilty to three charges of second-degree child rape for reportedly having sexual intercourse with a then-13-year-old Totem Middle School student… Continue reading

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Federal Way teacher charged with raping 13-year-old student

Taught math at Totem Middle School on West Hill in Kent

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Kent, Federal Way men charged in 2017 murder of Seattle woman

Prosecutors say three gang members fired up to 16 shots at vehicle

AG Ferguson wants to require law enforcement statewide to report all uses of deadly force

Report to Legislature recommends centralized, easily accessible statewide website on incidents

County executive wants cities to drop opposition to revised officer-involved shooting inquests

Kent, Auburn, Federal Way mayors say they won’t back down

24 Hour Fitness to close clubs in Kent, Auburn, Renton

Panther Lake Kent location scheduled to reopen next month

Emerald Downs changes opening day to June 24

Live racing to return at Auburn track but without fans

Looters break into 26 Tukwila businesses Sunday night; 9 arrests made

‘What happened in Tukwila was not a protest, it was coordinated looting,’ police say

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Emerald Downs announces revised 2020 stakes schedule

Racing starts June 22; first featured race Aug. 2

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Des Moines Police rescue ducklings from storm drain

Mother duck appreciates effort

Muckleshoot Casino in Auburn to reopen May 26

Face masks to be required of guests and employees