Government leaders at summit seek data-driven ways to prevent firearm violence

King County Executive Dow Constantine and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray hosted the Firearm Violence Prevention Leadership Summit Wednesday at Seattle City Hall. - King County
  • Oct 29, 2014 at 4:23PM

The long-planned Firearm Violence Prevention Leadership Summit stems from a February 2013 directive from Executive Constantine to Public Health – Seattle & King County, calling for development of innovative, data-driven local strategies for preventing gun violence.

Lady Bulldogs finish soccer season with recognition of team seniors

  • Oct 29, 2014 at 12:09PM

The Foster High girls lost 8-1 to Renton High School Indians Tuesday night at Neudorf Stadium. The lone goal was scored by junior Elizabeth Reh in the 78th minute, following a goal-keeper deflection of a penalty kick.

Tukwila, neighbors plan joint response to Ebola

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 3:58PM

The effort is similar to the planning done when the potential increased for flooding along the Green River because of a weakened Howard Hanson Dam, according to Marty Grisham, Emergency Manager for the Tukwila Fire Department. "If it's going to impact one of us, it's going to impact all of us," he said.

Valley Medical Center preparing for possibility Ebola comes to South King County

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 3:52PM

Valley Medical Center is screening all patients for potential Ebola exposure coming to its clinics, the emergency room or hospital as it responds to the outbreak of the deadly disease in West Africa.

Here are the November schedules for Foster, Library Connection, Valley View libraries

  • Oct 28, 2014 at 1:49PM

Here's what's happening in November at the King County Library System libraries – Foster, Library Connection @ Southcenter and Valley View – that serve the greater Tukwila area.

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