| Mar 15, 2011
UPDATE: The U.S. Marshals Pacific Northwest Fugitive Apprehension Task Force arrested Yakima County fugitive Andrew Lively this afternoon in Burien.
Sgt. Mark Lewis with the Moxee Police Department got a tip on Lively’s location after he was...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 8:56 AM
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Eating healthier food can add almost 10 percent to the average American's food bill -- and that is just to boost a single nutrient like potassium.
Researchers from the University of Washington looked at the economic impact of...
| Aug 4, 2011
| 6:51 PM
According to a survey conducted by University of Washington’s Center for Public Health Nutrition, in order to meet the federal guidelines for a healthy diet, King County residents may have to spend nearly $400 dollars more a year on food.
| May 11, 2011
Chances are pretty good you pass one every day — a homeless convicted sex offender.
There are 368 roaming the streets in King County alone.
"The problem with homeless sex offenders is pretty obvious," said Sgt. John Urquhart with the King County...
| May 12, 2011
Timothy Dampier had the perfect cover, a trusted church singer who also spent time with a lot of kids in several organizations, including the Bellevue Boys and Girls Club.
Police believe he could have victims all over the Northwest.
"Since our initial...
| May 16, 2011
| 9:42 PM
It was meant to be a show of support for breast cancer awareness, but nearly 150 high school referees in King County are reportedly facing consequences for "wearing pink" during the month of October.
It is being reported that the refs will have some of...
| May 17, 2011
It will probably come as no surprise that there are thousands of dangerous mentally ill offenders living in our communities.
They have done their time and are back on the street. While most are under Department of Corrections supervision, keeping track...
| May 18, 2011
| 5:08 PM
The Seattle Times reports that top officials in Seattle and King County have submitted a letter asking the legislature to address the issues related to the marijuana medical bill.
The letter, submitted by Mayor Mike McGinn, Seattle City Attorney Peter...
| May 20, 2011
| 4:22 PM
UPDATE: King County Superior Court Judge Laura Middaugh ruled Friday that the City of Seattle and the State of Washington could continue with agreements to relocate utilities and complete other work related to the slated deep-bore tunnel.
| May 23, 2011
| 5:41 PM
In a recent poll of the 100 largest cities in the country, Seattle was ranked the 11th best city in the nation for summer jobs for young people ages 16 to 24. Also, during the month of April, Washington's unemployment rate went down from 9.2 to 9.1...
| May 24, 2011
| 11:44 AM
A Federal Way homeless man is facing four felony charges after he allegedly posed as an attorney and scammed victims seeking legal help out of thousands of dollars.
Arnold Newman Jr., 55, was charged earlier this month in King County Superior Court...
| May 31, 2011
| 9:43 PM
Many people think of child sex trafficking as a rare crime that doesn't happen in their hometown, let alone their neighborhood.
But, experts say not only is it becoming more prevalent, Seattle is considered a hub for the child sex trade.
A 2008 study...