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Warning sign for a road closure. File photo

King County examines options to fund roads and bridges

Shortfall is roughly $250 million each year; county may seek tax from unincorporated voters.

Warning sign for a road closure. File photo
Nurses, physicians and social workers continue their education on proper responses for human trafficking patients. Madeline Coats/staff photo

Health care professionals improve response for human trafficking victims

EvergreenHealth partnered with Seattle Against Slavery in the fight against labor and sex trafficking.

Nurses, physicians and social workers continue their education on proper responses for human trafficking patients. Madeline Coats/staff photo
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                                Corina Pfeil, a Kenmore parent, has spent the past three years to get the law changed to allow naloxone (better known as Narcan or Evzio) in Washington high schools to help prevent on-campus opioid overdose.

Eastside mom gets Narcan in Washington schools

Corina Pfeil has spent the past three years to make Narcan accessible to students who overdose at school.

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                                Corina Pfeil, a Kenmore parent, has spent the past three years to get the law changed to allow naloxone (better known as Narcan or Evzio) in Washington high schools to help prevent on-campus opioid overdose.

Eastside legislators discuss 2019 legislative session in Snoqualmie

Elected officials gave some insight into the legislative session and what to look for in the future.

Burglars hit Ben Franklin and Pharmaca in Redmond

Three single latex gloves were stolen from Ben Franklin craft store.

Attendees of the Drag Queen Story Hour at the Fairwood Library exit the event. A walkway was held open for them by supporters while protesters held signs condemning the event behind them. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Tensions run high at Renton library over Drag Queen Story Hour

Supporters and protesters traded chants at June 27 event.

Attendees of the Drag Queen Story Hour at the Fairwood Library exit the event. A walkway was held open for them by supporters while protesters held signs condemning the event behind them. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Opposition and supporters of Drag Queen Story Hour make showing in Issaquah

A lack of police at a recent county library board meeting led some to feel intimidated.

Among 9 other candidates, Inslee gets his 6 minutes of fame

Here’s what the governor, a longshot presidential candidate, said in Miami Wednesday night.

  • Jun 27, 2019
Mayor John Marchione and Senator Manka Dhingra toured the Redmond Pool on June 21 to kick off the Phase 1 Pool Improvement Project. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Redmond Pool finally under construction

Mayor John Marchione other elected officials and community members gathered for a tour to kick off the phase one improvements.

Mayor John Marchione and Senator Manka Dhingra toured the Redmond Pool on June 21 to kick off the Phase 1 Pool Improvement Project. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo
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King County examines gun violence trends

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

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Police continue investigations of 154th Avenue shooting death

No charges filed yet, suspect released.

  • Jun 26, 2019
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.

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

Woman dies, two children injured in crash near Redmond

The children are 4 months old and 2 years old and have been trasnported to Harborview Medical Center.

  • Jun 25, 2019
Redmond mayor candidates from left: Andew Koeppen, Angela Birney and Steve Fields on June 13. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Redmond mayor candidates share ideas at community forum

Candidates discuss climate change, housing, leadership and more.

Redmond mayor candidates from left: Andew Koeppen, Angela Birney and Steve Fields on June 13. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Second trial in killing of Redmond woman ends with not-guilty verdict

After 11 years, no resolution for family of 24-year-old Arpana Jinaga.

E. coli levels lead to Idylwood Beach closure

It’s hard to know what’s causing the bacteria to thrive.

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                                Redmond signed a Pride Month proclamation that was read and presented at the Council meeting on June 18.

Redmond proclaims June as Pride Month

In honor of Pride month, city staff and council president Angela Birney raised the Pride flag at City Hall.

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                                Redmond signed a Pride Month proclamation that was read and presented at the Council meeting on June 18.