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Police investigate Rainier Valley shooting

October 23rd, 2014 - Seattle Times

Seattle police are investigating a shooting in the 2700 block of Rainier Avenue South.


Suspected Westlake groper charged with assault

October 23rd, 2014 - Seattle Times

A level 3 sex offender accused of groping a woman near Westlake Park on Oct. 12 was charged Thursday with one count of assault with sexual motivation, a gross misdemeanor.


Homicide investigated near White Center

October 23rd, 2014 - Seattle Times

Detectives are investigating a suspected homicide in the Top Hat neighborhood near White Center, the King County Sheriff's Office said.


Road on Mount Baker closed for winter

October 23rd, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Associated Press


US Rep. Don Young apologizes after suicide comment

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

U.S. Rep. Don Young has apologized after telling students at a high school where a child recently committed suicide that people kill themselves when there's a lack of support from family and friends.


SPD Assistant Chief Nick Metz finalist for Bellevue chief

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

UPDATE 11:10 A.M.| Metz will be up against four other candidates for Bellevue Police Department Chief: Minnesota Police Department Assistant Chief Matthew Clark, Bellevue Police Department Deputy Chief Jim Jolliffe, Simi Valley (California) Police Department Chief Mitch McCann and Austin Police


Complaints mounted against sheriff’s civilian watchdog

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

When Charles Gaither, the former Los Angeles Police Department officer turned police reformer, quit his job as King County’s first law-enforcement oversight director last month, his anger was evident. He alleges harassment; public records indicate others blame him for causing strife.


Gun-rights activist pushes I-591 to curb background checks

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

Gun-rights activist Alan Gottlieb is leading efforts to pass I-591 to bar the state from enacting gun-purchase background-check laws. If it passes along with I-594, which would expand background checks, the issue could go to the courts.


Princess in cockfighting case gets probation

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

A Romanian princess was sentenced Wednesday to probation after apologizing for her role in an Oregon cockfighting enterprise that she said brought shame to her and her family.


Judge: March trial for mentally ill in jails case

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Associated Press


After Oregon shopping trip, little bear to undergo rehab in Lynnwood

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

 


Ex-official may be charged with stealing gun-measure yard signs

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

A former Bellevue City Council woman could face theft charges for taking a yard sign for a pro-gun-rights initiative.


Seattle preschool vote gains national attention

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

Seattle’s competing early childhood-education initiatives are drawing national interest.


5 finalists for Bellevue police chief to meet the public Thursday

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

Of five candidates Bellevue is considering for its next police chief, two are local.


When fear outweighs reality

October 22nd, 2014 - Seattle Times

A new poll finds Americans’ fears don’t always match reality.


Region’s commute times worsen

October 21st, 2014 - Seattle Times

Traffic congestion became much worse from 2011-13, even though the number of miles driven in Washington state barely changed.


Pot finds a place on Lit Crawl Seattle's schedule

October 21st, 2014 - Seattle Times

Love books? Love pot?


Car collides with Oregon log truck; 2 killed

October 21st, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Associated Press


Parents brawl at Seattle-area youth football game

October 21st, 2014 - Seattle Times

The Associated Press


Seattle mayor, councilmembers receive favorable ratings in new poll

October 21st, 2014 - Seattle Times

Seattle Mayor Ed Murray is the city’s most popular elected official by a wide margin and two liberal members of the City Council aren’t doing too shabby either, according to a new poll.


 






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