From Olympia to Bellingham: Tiny home villages offer a path toward permanent housing

Beginning talks happening on Eastside village partnership.

Initiative and Referendum campaign collects more than 1,000 signatures

The campaign for direct democracy policies in Snoqualmie is halfway to its goal.

Kelly Finnigan will perform at Carnation’s Timber! Outdoor Music Festival on July 12. Photo by Whitney Pelfrey

Kelly Finnigan to perform at Carnation music festival

Monophonics singer will make a stop in the PNW as part of his debut solo album tour.

A high tide at Raymond’s Willapa Landing Park in Grays Harbor County, Washington. Sound Publishing file photo

On the West Coast, Washington is most prone to sea level rise damage

Report by the Center for Climate Integrity shows multibillion-dollar cost of battling back the sea.

Local Thomas fan, Otto L., greets his hero as the tank engine arrives in North Bend prior to the July events at the Northwest Railway Museum. Northwest Railway Museum / courtesy photo

Thomas the Train tour returning to the Valley

Events planned for several dates in July.

North Bend City Council. Courtesy photo

North Bend changes public records policies

City council approves updates due to increased number of requests.

Apps for When You’re Hungry and in a Hurry

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AR-15 rifle seized by Seattle police. File photo

King County examines gun violence trends

Nearly 77 percent of shooting victims this so far year in county have been people of color.

In this file photo, marchers make their way from Trinity Episcopal Church in Everett on Feb. 26, 2017. Muslim refugees’ admissions into the U.S. have declined by 85 percent since the Trump administration came into power in 2017, according to the International Rescue Committee. Sound Publishing file photo

Report: Fewer refugees settling in U.S. and Washington state

Admissions are on pace to only reach around one-fifth of their limit in 2019.

Mount Si Wildcats 2019 graduate Jared Davies carries the ball up the field in the 4A state championship game against the Puyallup Vikings. Davies will continue his soccer career at Pacific Lutheran University in Parkland. Photo courtesy of Calder Productions

Davies is a dominant force on the soccer pitch

Pacific Lutheran University men’s soccer team lands stalwart Wildcat midfielder.

Get ACTIVE, stay HEALTHY, have FUN with Issaquah Sports Medicine Combine

Free July 13 event welcomes the community to Lake Sammamish State Park

Business

Rates, inventory bring opportunities for buyers

A monthly real estate snap shot by John L. Scott Real Estate.

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Life
Local Thomas fan, Otto L., greets his hero as the tank engine arrives in North Bend prior to the July events at the Northwest Railway Museum. Northwest Railway Museum / courtesy photo

Thomas the Train tour returning to the Valley

Events planned for several dates in July.

 

Marketplace

Apps for When You’re Hungry and in a Hurry

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Get ACTIVE, stay HEALTHY, have FUN with Issaquah Sports Medicine Combine

Free July 13 event welcomes the community to Lake Sammamish State Park

 

How Sea-Tac Airport Helps You Plan for Summer Travel

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Pedal power: Expand your cycling horizons on an e-bike!

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Opinion

Governor’s watch: timing is everything

Inslee, possible candidates eye 2020 race

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Northwest

What’s next for Washington’s 2045 green energy goal?

The Legislature set the goal, but how does the state actually get there?

 

Tasting room proposal could redefine alcohol production in King County

Pilot program would benefit wineries, breweries and distilleries. Several farmers are concerned.