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One dead after car flips into Patterson Creek

Two others injured in Sunday night accident.

Paul Kramer speaks at a press conference on the one-year anniversary of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. His son Will was a survivor of a gun violence incident in Mukilteo. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo

Repercussions could come to law enforcement who refuse I-1639, AG says

‘State and local law enforcement must uphold Washington law.’

Paul Kramer speaks at a press conference on the one-year anniversary of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting. His son Will was a survivor of a gun violence incident in Mukilteo. Ashley Hiruko/staff photo

It’s official: Inslee is running

Washington’s governor will make climate change a key component of his campaign

Snoqualmie learns from ‘Snowmageddon’, improves communication

The city Parks and Public Works department is working to better communicate private roads and alleys

Valley Center Stage presents “Nunsense.” From left Sister Leo (Holly Madland), Sister Hubert (Julie Lester), Mother Superior (Stacie Hart), Sister Robert Anne (Amelia Medina) and Sister Mary Amnesia (Carrie Sleeper-Bowers). Photo courtesy of René Schuchter

Valley Center Stage restores faith in comedy through “Nunsense”

The off-Braodway musical will continue at the Valley Center Stage through March 9.

  • Mar 1, 2019
Valley Center Stage presents “Nunsense.” From left Sister Leo (Holly Madland), Sister Hubert (Julie Lester), Mother Superior (Stacie Hart), Sister Robert Anne (Amelia Medina) and Sister Mary Amnesia (Carrie Sleeper-Bowers). Photo courtesy of René Schuchter
SVSD bus yard following snowstorm. Photo courtesy of Snoqualmie Valley School District.

Eastside schools contemplate strategies for days lost to snow

Northshore School District will apply for a waiver from the state.

SVSD bus yard following snowstorm. Photo courtesy of Snoqualmie Valley School District.
Rep. Suzan DelBene, who represents Washington’s 1st congressional district, explains how the Land and Water Conservation Fund adds billions in spending and thousands of jobs to the outdoor economy. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Cantwell, DelBene lead rally for recreation program

Past program grants have gone to Bellevue, Kirkland, Kenmore and the North Creek Forest in Bothell.

Rep. Suzan DelBene, who represents Washington’s 1st congressional district, explains how the Land and Water Conservation Fund adds billions in spending and thousands of jobs to the outdoor economy. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Fires, floods, destruction: Washington copes with worsening climate change

From rising sea levels and crop failures to dying forests and fish, Washington state is struggling

One of Seattle Weekly’s “Best of Seattle” issues from Aug. 2016.

Seattle Weekly’s last print edition is Feb. 27

Message to readers from Josh O’Connor, president of Sound Publishing

  • Feb 26, 2019
One of Seattle Weekly’s “Best of Seattle” issues from Aug. 2016.
Photo by Sean Harding, WNPA Olympia News Bureau
 </p>                                Senator Steve O’Ban (R-Tacoma) speaks on the senate floor, last week, in opposition to removing the death penalty.

Senate passes bill to remove the death penalty

Senate passed similar bill in 2018, did not get a vote in House.

  • Feb 26, 2019
Photo by Sean Harding, WNPA Olympia News Bureau
 </p>                                Senator Steve O’Ban (R-Tacoma) speaks on the senate floor, last week, in opposition to removing the death penalty.
Photo courtesy of U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency

Legislature ‘prays’ for Congress to curb president’s ability to launch nukes

Washington has more nuclear weapons than any other state

  • Feb 25, 2019
Photo courtesy of U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency

King County charter update targets police oversight, elections, council size

A commission is reviewing the county’s charter and will make recommendations by May.

Primrose School of West Bellevue saw a second location in Washington open in 2018. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Parents are feeling the pinch of child care costs

A King County report charts ways the county could reduce child care costs and boost access.

Primrose School of West Bellevue saw a second location in Washington open in 2018. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Former Snoqualmie City Council member arrested outside bar

Jay Rodne charged for complicity in minor’s possession of alcohol.

Large fight breaks out on street |Police Blotter

Police blotter for Feb. 2-13.

  • Feb 22, 2019

Snoqualmie’s Sandy Cove Park to receive river bank stabilization and restoration

The Snoqualmie city council will vote on the approval of the park’s restoration project on Feb. 25.

Law would prohibit eye tattoos in Washington state

Canada has already banned this procedure

  • Feb 21, 2019

Split Washington in two? 51st state movement highlights cultural divide

Rep. Matt Shea of Spokane introduces bill to establish state in Eastern Washington called Liberty

  • Feb 21, 2019

Man caught on camera peeking through window | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Feb. 2- Feb 13.

  • Feb 21, 2019

Valley cities work to clear roads and restore access after heavy snow fall

The heavy snowfall may have subsided, but Valley cities are working to clear the way for citizens.