Washington StateKOMO News

Ferry crew helps rescue four divers near Edmonds terminal

EDMONDS, Wash. – Crews aboard the M/V Walla Walla ferry helped rescue four divers Friday night at the Edmonds ferry terminal. A spokesperson with Washington State Ferries says the ferry captain saw a scuba diver drifting under the Edmonds ferry dock just before midnight. The captain says it looked like they were struggling with a strong tidal pull, so supervisors were able to communicate with the diver who told them he needed help.
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Kent, WAkentreporter.com

Man charged with attempting to elude a pursuing Kent Police vehicle

A 26-year-old Spanaway man faces a charge of attempting to elude a pursuing police vehicle after a Feb. 21 street racing incident in Kent. Joseph M. Dillon allegedly sped away from an officer at speeds of 80 to 90 mph in a 35 mph zone eastbound on South 196th Street near 64th Avenue South, according to charging documents.
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Edmonds, WAmyedmondsnews.com

Scene in Edmonds: Car parade honors 2021 EWHS grads

Family and friends of Edmonds-Woodway High School Class of 2021 graduates congratulated this year’s seniors with a car parade on Main Street Friday night. Edmonds-Woodway has its official commencement ceremony at Edmonds District Stadium Saturday. — Photos by Misha Carter.
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Seattle, WAThe Stranger

Seattle Sticker Patrol: The Ballard Buffer

HOT NEW STICKERS!!! 🔥 In the latest installment of our Sticker Patrol video series, I investigate the Ballard Buffer (Thanks, PigBomb!!), the name we call the freak who’s responsible for spray-painting a bunch of the neighborhood’s stickers a gross-ass gray color. What gives!!??!!? Join me in my quest for sticker righteousness, with a surprise appearance from Shakespeare.
Everett, WAmyeverettnews.com

Driver Injured In Single-Car Rollover On 100th SW At 4th Avenue West In South Everett

A driver was sent to Providence Regional Medical Center with injuries not believed to be life-threatening following a one-car rollover on 100th SW just east of 4th Avenue West in south Everett. No other vehicles involved and Everett Police are looking into the caused of the rollover. Firefighters had to use tools from their rescue unit (TR1) to stabilize the car so the driver could be removed. Here are some MyEverettNews.com photos of the scene.
Washington Statewestseattleblog.com

FERRY ALERT UPDATE: Fauntleroy-Vashon-Southworth route crew shortage

5:03 PM: Washington State Ferries says the Triangle Route will be back down to two boats this evening because of a crew shortage. Here’s the WSF alert:. Due to a shortage of Coast Guard-documented Crew, the #2 Sealth will tie up after completing the 4:40 p.m. Fauntleroy to Vashon, and the 5:05 p.m. Vashon to Southworth.
Everett, WAHeraldNet

Need new-to-you bike? It’s time for a sale at Sharing Wheels

Rows of bicycles hang from racks and line the aisles at Sharing Wheels Community Bike Shop. On Wednesday, shop manager Alain Warchilde offered a sneak peak at other bikes stashed in a back room. They’ll be among bargains on sale Saturday at the shop’s garage sale. Sharing Wheels, a nonprofit...
King County, WAEnumclaw Courier Herald

Wilkeson preparing for annual parade, hand car races

The Wilkeson Handcar Races are returning to the sleepy little town at the edge of the Carbon Glacier. Canceled last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, the races will be held on July 31. “This is a different date than our normal third weekend in July because we weren’t sure...
Seattle, WAseattlemet.com

What Is a Houseboat, Really?

Today, it’s hard to imagine Seattle’s iconic Lake Union landscape without houseboats and floating homes bobbing in the vicinity of Gas Works Park and the Fremont Bridge. Aquatic residences exist somewhere between mini-ship and art installation, with very few alike. But few Seattleites know the intricacies of these unique dwellings—and what their residents had to go through to stay afloat.
Burien, WAwestsideseattle.com

Burien's Father's Day Classic Car Show is back this weekend

After last year's cancellation due to the pandemic it's going to be a celebration with some extra oomph this weekend as the Burien Father's Day Classic Car show is set to happen again. This annual event features lean, mean machines and has become a perfect date with dads of all...
Tukwila, WAparentmap.com

Free Car Seat Check

Need help with your car seat? Join us for a free safety check. Child passenger safety experts will check your child in a car seat, booster seat or seat belt and answer any questions you may have. New and expecting parents are welcome. Tukwila Fire Station #52, Safe Kids-Seattle/South King...