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From left to right: Loreen Hamilton, City of Redmond Parks and Recreation Director and Aaron Bert, City of Redmond Public Works Director (Courtesy of City of Redmond)

Redmond appoints new directors of Park and Recreation and Public Works

Loreen Hamilton appointed to Parks and Recreation Director and Aaron Bert Public Works Director.

 

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Boy shoots brother, 9, inside Federal Way apartment

The 9-year-old boy was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center.

 

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King County Council approves creation of Cannabis Safety Taskforce amid rash of dispensary robberies

The multi-agency task force will cooperate to find ways to improve safety in the cash-only industry.

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Early design renderings of Memorial Stadium renovations (Screenshot from March 22 Federal Way School Board presentation)

Here’s how you can get a sneak peek at the new Federal Way Memorial Field

FWPS to host open house showcasing renovations May 19.

Early design renderings of Memorial Stadium renovations (Screenshot from March 22 Federal Way School Board presentation)
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Federal Way man accused of pointing loaded gun at Redmond business owner

The 19-year-old man was charged with first-degree robbery.

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Courtesy of the City of Redmond.

City of Redmond seeks community members for budget team

Letters of interest will be accepted through June 9.

Courtesy of the City of Redmond.
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New ORCA system launches for regional transit across the Puget Sound

Overhaul includes new website, mobile application and digital business account manager.

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Judged by XII: A King County Local Dive podcast. The hands shown here belong to Auburn Police Officer Jeffrey Nelson, who has been charged with homicide in the 2019 death of Jesse Sarey.

JUDGED BY XII (Episode 4): Foster mom wants accountability in Auburn cop’s upcoming murder trial

Special podcast series explores Auburn Police Officer Jeffrey Nelson’s role in the death of Jesse Sarey.

Judged by XII: A King County Local Dive podcast. The hands shown here belong to Auburn Police Officer Jeffrey Nelson, who has been charged with homicide in the 2019 death of Jesse Sarey.

Not your grandmother’s DAR | Guest post

David Douglas Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR), announces the election of Redmond resident Danielle Lyon Carson as Chapter Regent. Lyon Carson… Continue reading

  • May 12, 2022
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Dozens of King County Sheriff’s Office employees left jobs instead of getting vaccinated

This added on to the existing number of vacancies in the department.

FILE PHOTO: King County Sheriff’s Office deputies.
Courtesy of Bellevue Downtown Association

Bellevue Downtown Association to host 15th Annual Bellevue Jazz & Blues Music Series

The event will be from June 1st to 5th and will feature over 25 artists.

Courtesy of Bellevue Downtown Association
Whole Foods Redmond. Courtesy of Google Images.

Suspect on the run after using a boxcutter on victim’s neck

The incident took place at Whole Foods on May 8.

Whole Foods Redmond. Courtesy of Google Images.
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King County audit finds backlog of property tax exemption applications for seniors, people with disabilities, and disabled veterans

The auditors found that program expansions lead to three-times the amount of applications.

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Attorney General Bob Ferguson (Screenshot from video press conference)

AG announces $518 million settlement from pharmaceutical companies over their role in opioid crisis

Most of the settlement money will be used to mitigate the opioid crisis in Washington.

Attorney General Bob Ferguson (Screenshot from video press conference)
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Skeletal remains found in Redmond identified as man who went missing in 1996

Douglas Virgil Priester III was 30 years old when he went missing.

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Houghton Transfer & Recycling Station (Screenshot from Google Images)

County wants community input on plans for Houghton Transfer and Recycling Station

Virtual meeting and Q&A sessions will be hosted on May 12 and 19.

Houghton Transfer & Recycling Station (Screenshot from Google Images)
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WSP looking for witnesses to a shooting on Highway 18

Shots fired at truck April 29 in Auburn

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Courtesy of WA DOH.

Tuberculosis cases on the rise in Washington state

As of April 28, 70 TB cases have been reported, and 17 new cases have connections with each other.

Courtesy of WA DOH.