In addition to the flu, other respiratory illnesses such as COVID and RSV are overloading hospitals.
The workers are owed back benefits – payments in lieu of benefits for temp workers.
The auditors say the county lacks the strategy, coordination and data to measure cost-effectiveness.
Traces of dangerous “forever chemicals” found in Lake Washington, Lake Meridian and Lake Sammamish
Upthegrove has represented District 5, which includes parts of Kent and Renton, since 2014.
The budget earmarks $10 million in affordable housing investments.
The WASPC award certifies that the department is operating under best practices and standards.
The victim, Lorrill Sinclaire, was last seen on Nov. 8, 2011, near Factoria Mall in Bellevue.
It is first time that a firefighter has made their way through the ranks to EF&R Fire Chief.
By Dec. 1, law enforcement agencies must either adopt the model policy or adopt a policy consistent with it.
OLEO said while it supports a body-worn camera policy, the KCSO’s current policy is insufficient.
Leesa Manion and Jim Ferrell vie for the position of King County Prosecuting Attorney.
The last phase will connect trail users to 42 miles of regional trails.