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Stage 1 Burn Ban effective throughout King County

Beginning June 1, residents are prohibited from burning yard debris or for land debris.

By Bailey Jo Josie • June 1, 2023 12:25 pm

King County property values down substantially | King County Assessor

The valuation process is still underway, but expect the market to be cooler than last year.

June 1, 2023 1:30 pm
‘One-person crime wave’ sentenced for ghost gun and fentanyl |...

Also in this episode, a 17-year-old boy is injured while “surfing” on a vehicle.

By Cameron Sheppard • May 23, 2023 1:00 pm
Go early or late to beat Memorial Day weekend traffic

AAA projects busy airports, ferries and roads over the holiday weekend this year, though still below pre-pandemic counts.

By Ben Watanabe • May 22, 2023 3:30 pm
OfferUp co-founder tries to save the planet one podcast at...

Nick Huzar’s “Stuff TV” is a weekly podcast featuring experts in the field of climate change.

May 19, 2023 1:20 pm
Police bust couple behind massage businesses | King County Crime...

In this episode, a pair of King County residents have been charged with promoting prostitution and operating nearly a dozen Washington state massage businesses as fronts; and Renton police have initiated a homicide investigation into the death of a 17-year-old boy.

By Cameron Sheppard • May 15, 2023 6:45 pm
WSP warning against scam calls

“Spoofers” are faking caller IDs to trick people into giving out personal information

May 15, 2023 1:30 am

Drug bust tied to white supremacist prison gang | Podcast

King County Crime Dive podcast.

By Cameron Sheppard • April 5, 2023 5:00 am
Man with IEDs said neighbors tried to ‘microwave’ him |...

King County Crime Dive podcast.

By Cameron Sheppard • March 27, 2023 7:45 pm
Teen brings gun to school; security guard accused of sex...

King County Crime Dive podcast.

By Cameron Sheppard • March 18, 2023 5:11 am

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The Double Bind

Allegations of rape will get you an audience with the King County Prosecutor’s office. But justice is more elusive.

By Sara Bernard • December 7, 2016 1:30 am
The Fear and Resolve of Those Most Threatened by a...

Seattle’s Muslims and Mexican immigrants share their hopes and concerns following the election.

By Jovelle Tamayo • January 18, 2017 1:30 am