Nearly 10 years after a former Seattle firefighter was injured in a fall while on duty, the State Supreme Court has upheld a King County jury verdict awarding the man $12.75 million On Dec. 23, 2003, Mark Jones awoke in a dark bunk room at the Seattle Fire Department's Station 33, according to court paperwork.
Seattle Times, Thu, Dec 12 2013 @ 11:54 AM
The Road Map Project's annual results report shows significant progress being made on important education milestones in the South Seattle and South King County region, but more work must be done to help all students succeed.
Kent Reporter, Thu, Dec 12 2013 @ 03:28 PM
The following stories made the news in the Valley 50 and 25 years ago, as found in the Snoqualmie Valley Record archives: a Somebody in the Snoqualmie area doesn't like cottonwood trees.
Snoqualmie Valley Record, Thu, Dec 12 2013 @ 02:20 PM
A King County Superior Court Judge has found that provisions of the state's voter-approved charter school law violate the state constitution, but proponents said the ruling will not affect the implementation of the schools.
The Columbian, Thu, Dec 12 2013 @ 06:45 PM
Nearly three years after a storm which dumped record amounts of rain on the region washed out the bridge in Jenkins Creek Park in Covington , the city received grant funding to pay to replace the span.
Covington Reporter, Thu, Dec 12 2013 @ 03:09 PM
Charter schools are not legally allowed to discriminate against children, but many are setting high expectations of volunteer time from family members as part of their enrollment standards.
KUOW-FM Seattle, Wed, Dec 11 2013 @ 05:30 PM
For people who expect to have health coverage when the new year starts, the deadline to enroll for a health plan is December 23. But signing up through the state's health exchange has been rough for the last several days.
KUOW-FM Seattle, Wed, Dec 11 2013 @ 01:16 PM