Vashon Relief: Senators Secure $4.8M to Revitalize Ferries, Easing Isolation in Western WashingtonVipul SharmaNewsBreak Contributor
More job cuts in Washington! Another place is letting people go, making everyone worried about jobsAnthony's CornerNewsBreak Contributor
Fly Fishing Lake Fenwick WashingtonSteve B HowardNewsBreak Contributor
Empowering Communities: Pierce County's $2.5M Micro-Home Village InitiativeKR NewsNewsBreak Contributor
Snoqualmie Juvenile Detention Center Inmates Recaptured: Testing Community SafetyAdam TabrizNewsBreak Contributor
Weekly Safety Report: Shootings and Gunfire Incidents Impact Auburn, Washington
This week in Auburn, Washington, there were four incidents that impacted the safety of the community. These incidents included a shooting near Auburn resulting in one fatality, a fatal shooting of a man in his 20s, shots fired at a retired couple's home, and a fatal gas station shooting possibly linked to road rage. Law enforcement agencies responded to each incident and investigations are ongoing.
Weekly Safety Report: Random Highway Shooting, Mall Shooting, and Hit and Run in Tukwila, Washington
In Tukwila, Washington, several incidents occurred this week, highlighting safety concerns in the area. These incidents include a random highway shooting, a shooting at Southcenter Mall, and a hit and run on I-5.
Employee recovering from severe burns after car crashes into popular Puyallup restaurant
On Tuesday, shortly after 1:30 p.m., Puyallup police said a man crashed his car into the restaurant, which caused a large fryer full of oil to fall on the employee.
Weekly Safety Report: Car Theft Frustration and Murder Charges Shake Federal Way
This week in Federal Way, Washington, two incidents occurred that impacted the safety of the community. In the first incident, a frustrated Kia owner returned his stolen car to the dealership after it was vandalized. The second incident involved two Kent men who pleaded not guilty to the murder of a man at an auto parts store. These incidents highlight the need for increased safety measures in the area.
Teenagers flee after firing more than 15 shots at a Tacoma home, police say
Two adults and one child were in the home at the time.
Body camera footage shows Pierce County deputies chase, tase man wielding sword
Deputies with the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department arrested a man on Nov. 16 after he allegedly threatened a security guard with a sword.
Thieves rampage though Tukwila Marriott parking lot, break into several cars
Officers with the Tukwila Police Department arrived at the Courtyard by Marriott in the 16000 block of West Valley Highway Friday morning after hearing about several car break-ins.
Tragic End to Manhunt: James Salanoa Jr.'s Fatal Encounter with Law Enforcement
James Salanoa Jr., a 22-year-old man with a history of criminal activities, faced a tragic demise on November 28, 2022, in an encounter with Pierce County Sheriff's deputies near South Hill Mall in Puyallup. The events leading up to his death began on November 18, when he allegedly kidnapped and sexually assaulted a woman at gunpoint outside Tacoma Mall. The Tacoma Police Department initiated a manhunt and issued an arrest warrant for Salanoa, who had prior charges including armed robbery and unlawful possession of a firearm.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Kittens Up for Adoption in kent, WA
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near kent.
Man charged with murder for allegedly killing Ravensdale father, husband pleads not guilty
Andrew Ralph Baim has been charged with second-degree murder, second-degree arson and two counts of possession of a stolen vehicle.
Experience Auburn: Discover 3 Delis That You Can't Miss
In this article, we're exploring three delightful delicatessens in Auburn. Have you had the chance to visit any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts. Please feel free to share your experiences in the comments section below.
Weekly Safety Report: Vandals Cut Cable, Bicyclist Fatally Injured, Rollover Crash Causes Delays in Kent, Washington
This week in Kent, Washington, several incidents occurred that impacted the safety and well-being of the community. Vandals cut cable wires, leaving some Xfinity and Comcast customers without cable and internet service. A bicyclist was tragically killed in a collision with a vehicle. Additionally, a rollover crash caused major backups for those traveling north to Seattle.
WWGR: Filipino food joint draws criticism in Tacoma over worker protection rights
When Filipino food joint ‘Jollibee’ recently opened its doors in Tacoma, it was met with dozens of people advocating for worker protection rights.
Washington Schools on High Alert as 'Kia Boyz' Menace Spreads
In Tacoma, Washington, schools are on high alert as a teenage gang called the 'Kia Boyz' terrorizes the community with stolen vehicles and dangerous driving. Known for their high-speed antics and instances of weapon brandishing, these adolescents have caused multiple lockdowns at Hilltop Heritage Middle School. Their activities are not confined to one school, as the nearby Stadium High School has also faced similar disruptions.
Seattle weather: Breezy wind, lowland rain, and heavy mountain snow
Seattle - Western Washington will see several rounds of heavy rain over the next seven days with mountain snow in the forecast through Sunday morning. Heavy rain and mountain snow hit the area early Friday morning, but the rest of the daylight hours will feature on and off showers and breezy wind at times. High temperatures will remain cool, in the upper 40s.
2 Renton teens arrested after joyride in stolen Kia ends in collision
RENTON, Wash. — Renton Police Department (RPD) officers arrested two teenage boys, a 13 and 14-year-old, after stealing and driving a Kia vehicle Friday afternoon. Renton police said around 4:25 p.m., officers were working surveillance on an unrelated case in the Renton Highlands when they spotted a stolen Kia. Officers said they attempted to contain the vehicle, but it escaped, which is when they began to track it.
Weekly Safety Report: Fatal Shooting, Drive-by Shooting, and Escape Attempt hit Renton
Renton, Washington experienced several incidents this week that raised concerns for public safety. These incidents include a fatal shooting where a man in his 20s was dropped off at a hospital with a gunshot wound, a drive-by shooting near a high school that prompted a temporary lockdown, and an attempted escape by a teenager who had previously admitted to two separate murders.
North Bend Resident Arrested for Internet Crimes Against Children: No Ongoing Threat to Community
The Snoqualmie/North Bend Police Department, supported by the ICAC (Internet Crimes Against Children) Task Force, arrested a 72-year-old man from North Bend, WA. The arrest occurred after a search warrant was executed on the 400 block of Stow Ave S in North Bend.
Drive-by shooting | Auburn police blotter
Auburn police were dispatched on Nov. 26 after receiving a report at approximately 7:14 p.m. regarding an assault with a firearm in the 1700 block of I Place Northeast. According to the department’s public information log, a fight involving firearms occurred in the city. The log listed four victims in the incident. Multiple additional individuals were listed as involved in the incident.
Possible hope on the horizon for Issaquah's beloved Triple XXX Drive-In
ISSAQUAH, Wash. - Heartfelt appreciation has been pouring out all throughout Thursday for Triple XXX Rootbeer Drive-in in Issaquah. The landmark drive-in has been home to great burgers and great memories for decades, but it closed its doors suddenly Wednesday night. Now the community has been left hungry for answers about what could come next.