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Redmond teacher charged for sexting a 13-year-old

The charges against the man were brought after an undercover police investigation.

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Pedro Miola inspects the panel to ensure the bees are healthy. (Photo by Cameron Sheppard)

Eye of the bee-holder: Urban beekeeping buzzes in the Pacific Northwest

How a young man on-track to become a doctor found his calling in an ancient trade.

Pedro Miola inspects the panel to ensure the bees are healthy. (Photo by Cameron Sheppard)
Graphic rendering of ADU design used for Renton’s Permit Ready Accessory Dwelling Unit program (courtesy of City of Renton)

Backyard cottages might offer a partial solution to King County’s housing problem

Some cities are embracing the solution better than others.

Graphic rendering of ADU design used for Renton’s Permit Ready Accessory Dwelling Unit program (courtesy of City of Renton)
Images of dishes from Issaquah’s Umi Cafe posted on the SMORS page. (Photo courtesy of Kristen Ho)

Facebook page promotes minority-owned restaurants across Puget Sound region

Miya Nazzaro used to be a member of Facebook pages that were intended for people to promote and support restaurants around the Seattle area by… Continue reading

Images of dishes from Issaquah’s Umi Cafe posted on the SMORS page. (Photo courtesy of Kristen Ho)
Photos of Kaloni Bolton. (Courtesy of Kristina Williams)

She couldn’t breathe: Child dies from asthma attack at Renton medical clinic

Family of Kaloni Bolton, 12, seeks answers as to why staff couldn’t treat her.

Photos of Kaloni Bolton. (Courtesy of Kristina Williams)
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As rates of stoned drivers increase, law enforcement face challenges

WSP trooper said a THC breathalyzer would be a “game changer” for law enforcement and courts.

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The Moe Vegan food truck serves meals at the city of Kent’s annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Nov. 21, 2020. Sound Publishing file photo

King County fire marshals offer regulatory relief to food trucks

39 fire authorities have reportedly agreed to standardize fire codes and inspections.

The Moe Vegan food truck serves meals at the city of Kent’s annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner on Nov. 21, 2020. Sound Publishing file photo
Screenshot taken from Chief Darrell Lowe's video announcement (photo credit: Redmond WA Police Youtube Channel)

Redmond Police Chief assures complete investigation of police shooting that killed a mother at her own home

Chief Darrell Lowe said he has “no reason,” to expect criminal charges against officers involved.

Screenshot taken from Chief Darrell Lowe's video announcement (photo credit: Redmond WA Police Youtube Channel)
Iron Robots team, left: Manu Hariganesh, middle left: Sarayu Sekaran, middle right: Diya Kowshik, right: Suhasini Prakash (photo credit: Prakash Narayanan)

LWSD fifth-graders to compete in STEM state championship this weekend

The young team designed a website to help promote fitness and health during the pandemic.

Iron Robots team, left: Manu Hariganesh, middle left: Sarayu Sekaran, middle right: Diya Kowshik, right: Suhasini Prakash (photo credit: Prakash Narayanan)

King County prosecutor, council member propose hate crimes task force

County leaders say the proposal will give better resouces to prosecute and investigate hate crimes.

Guns seized during April 7 arrests (photo credit: Dept. of Justice)

More than 20 arrested across the Puget Sound in drug distribution conspiracy

DOJ says law enforcement agencies seized over 70 guns and hundreds of thousands in cash.

Guns seized during April 7 arrests (photo credit: Dept. of Justice)
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King County municipal courts offer limited time warrant amnesty program

The program is intended to mitigate court backlog of warrants during pandemic.

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Study finds drastic increase in WA properties deemed at-risk of flooding

Analyst suggests climate change is responsible for increased flood risks.

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Cash Cards Unlimited partners, left: Nick Nugwynne, right: Cassius Marsh (photo credit: Cash Cards Unlimited)

Former Seahawks player Cassius Marsh cashes in on trading cards

Marsh and his friend open physical and online trading card store as collectibles boom amid pandemic.

Cash Cards Unlimited partners, left: Nick Nugwynne, right: Cassius Marsh (photo credit: Cash Cards Unlimited)
Mayuri International Foods partners, left: Mahidhar Reddy center: Neeraj Poudyal right: Ramesh Bachala (photo credit: Cameron Sheppard)

Mayuri International Foods grocery store to open in Redmond Town Center

The store will include a unique produce selection and an extensive menu of prepared hot foods.

Mayuri International Foods partners, left: Mahidhar Reddy center: Neeraj Poudyal right: Ramesh Bachala (photo credit: Cameron Sheppard)
“You stay, we pay,” promotion (photo credit: Bullseye Creative)

The city of Redmond wants to pay you to stay there

New tourism promotion will give $100 gift certificates for local businesses to guests at 8 hotels.

“You stay, we pay,” promotion (photo credit: Bullseye Creative)
Rendered design for Together Center complex (Photo credit: Together Strong)

Ground broken on unprecedented model for affordable housing, health and social services in Redmond

Together Center promises 280 affordable housing units and over 20 service providers on-site.

Rendered design for Together Center complex (Photo credit: Together Strong)
Pacific Science Center sign (photo credit: University of Washington)

Male advocacy group files legal complaint against Pacific Science Center for girl-specific programs

Complaint claims the museum is violating equal protections clause by excluding boys

Pacific Science Center sign (photo credit: University of Washington)
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Proposed bill aims to trade handcuffs for help when it comes to drug use

Supreme Court decision to strike down drug possesion law leaves oppurtunity to shift paradigm

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