Hundreds of candidates filed for the Aug. 2 Washington primary ballot this week, setting up midterm election battles over inflation, abortion and Donald Trump.
The conservation proposal, which requires the approval of the Metropolitan King County Council and county voters, aims to preserve 65,000 acres of open space over...
The seeming about-face comes as Dunn is running for Congress, facing three other anti-abortion Republicans for Washington’s competitive 8th Congressional District.
King County homeowners who applied for property tax exemptions in 2020 waited a median of eight months to get a decision, an audit found.
Supporters want to move county elections to even years, when more people vote. Opponents worry local races will be drowned out by high-profile national ones.
The appeal, filed in King County Superior Court, cites environmental and quality of life concerns in seeking to block the permit.
The speaker of the house assailed the draft opinion for "the violence it does to the Constitution" and said it "mocked" Roe v. Wade, privacy...
Washington's leaders, all Democrats, raged at the U.S. Supreme Court, as they promised that abortion would remain legal in the state.
County Executive Dow Constantine stressed the positive reviews Cole-Tindall, 57, received from rank-and-file officers and her nontraditional career, spent largely outside of law enforcement.
The Seattle City Council and King County Council continue to meet remotely, one of the few pandemic restrictions still in effect.