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  • Charges against accused Redmond stabber upped to murder

    Initially charged with first- and third-degree assault, King County proseuctors upped the charges against him for the July 18 stabbing after 17-year-old Cara Neil died of her injuries five days after the attack . Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Mon, Jul 28 2014 @ 09:12 PM
  • The havoc of competing for jail contracts

    COMPETITION and the profit motive is the foundation of the American economy, but should it drive the delivery of sensitive government services such as adult detention? For decades, detention policy was pretty simple: Counties operated jails, felons went to county jails, and cities contracted with counties to house their misdemeanants. Seattle Times, Mon, Jul 28 2014 @ 08:31 PM
  • Lehtinen's case setting hearing continued to Aug. 21

    Eric Emil Lehtinen, a 37-year-old Redmond resident who is accused of injecting his 4-year-old son with heroin , had his July 15 case setting hearing continued to Aug. 21, according to the King County Prosecuting Attorney's office press secretary. Redmond Reporter, Mon, Jul 28 2014 @ 07:52 PM
  • Sewer overflow prompts closure of Chism Beach Park swimming areas

    A small sewer overflow near Chism Beach Park prompted the closure of its swimming areas on Monday pending the results of testing by King County Water and Land Resources. Bellevue Reporter, Mon, Jul 28 2014 @ 07:00 PM
  • King County Council meeting highlights July 28-Aug. 1

    An ordinance authorizing a lease agreement with U.S. Bank National Association, as tenant, for the Ninth and Jefferson Building located on the Harborview Medical Center campus in Council District 8 . Covington Reporter, Sun, Jul 27 2014 @ 02:17 PM
  • Register before Tuesday for August primary election

    King County residents not currently registered to vote in Washington can register in person at the King County Elections office or the Voter Registration Annex through 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 28. Register at King County Elections, 919 SW Grady Way, Renton, open 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on weekdays. Snoqualmie Valley Record, Thu, Jul 24 2014 @ 08:57 PM
  • Medina to bill former Costco CEO for Obama visit costs

    The city of Medina says its taxpayers won't be footing the bill for President Obama's visit to former Costco CEO Jim Sinegal's home as part of the president's whirlwind fundraising tour Tuesday afternoon across the Seattle and Eastside areas. KOMO News, Tue, Jul 22 2014 @ 05:44 PM
  • Man charged in Seattle shooting discusses target

    A journal that prosecutors say was written by the man accused in the fatal June 5 shooting at a small Christian university in Seattle indicates the target was chosen largely because it was close and it wasn't a school uniquely identified with his city. KSL-TV, Wed, Jul 23 2014 @ 12:41 AM
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