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NorthWest Cable News
King County plans public safety cutsalso proposes funding a behavioral health care urgent walk-in clinic pilot and
King County plans public safety cuts
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 4 hours ago
also proposes funding a behavioral health care urgent walk-in clinic pilot and next-day urgent care for people in crisis. The King County Council hopes to adopt a final budget in November, following a series of public hearings. Copyright 2016... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
King County plans public safety cuts to balance budgetalso proposes funding a behavioral health care urgent walk-in clinic pilot and
King County plans public safety cuts to balance budget
KING5 Seattle / Posted 4 hours ago
also proposes funding a behavioral health care urgent walk-in clinic pilot and next-day urgent care for people in crisis. The King County Council hopes to adopt a final budget in November, following a series of public hearings. Copyright 2016... Read more
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The Seattle Times
King County budget cuts may hit sheriff, prosecutor’s officeare anticipated next year with more possible in 2018, Constantine said in his a
King County budget cuts may hit sheriff, prosecutor’s office
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 hours ago
are anticipated next year with more possible in 2018, Constantine said in his annual budget address to the Metropolitan King County Council, which will take up the budget proposal. The cuts would not affect the county’s 911 response, officials... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Patty Murray touts Senate record, while Chris Vance says she’s part of gridlockshould have been a big Republican wave election,” said Vance, a former state GO
Patty Murray touts Senate record, while Chris Vance says she’s part of gridlock
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
should have been a big Republican wave election,” said Vance, a former state GOP chairman, state legislator and King County Council member. “Well, a whole bunch has changed. … Trump drowns out everything.” As Vance enters the final... Read more
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The Columbian
King County sets guidelines for $400M in new funding for childrenThe Metropolitan King County Council unanimously adopted a plan on Monday that
King County sets guidelines for $400M in new funding for children
The Columbian / Posted 6 days ago
The Metropolitan King County Council unanimously adopted a plan on Monday that sets guidelines for how to spend nearly $400 million in new tax revenue for child-development programs. The money, which will be spent over six years, comes from the Best... Read more
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The Seattle Times
King County sets guidelines for $400M in new funding for childrenThe Metropolitan King County Council unanimously adopted a plan on Monday that
King County sets guidelines for $400M in new funding for children
The Seattle Times / Posted 6 days ago
The Metropolitan King County Council unanimously adopted a plan on Monday that sets guidelines for how to spend nearly $400 million in new tax revenue for child-development programs. The money, which will be spent over six years, comes from the Best... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
Voter Guide: U.S. Senate race — Chris Vance, Republican challengerWe’re going to focus on the Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, Chris Van
Voter Guide: U.S. Senate race — Chris Vance, Republican challenger
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 10 days ago
We’re going to focus on the Republican candidate for the U.S. Senate, Chris Vance. Vance has been a state representative, King County Council member and the chairman of the Washington state Republican Party. And now he wants to replace the... Read more
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Crosscut
How Brady Walkinshaw could win in Novembersqueaked by candidate Joe McDermott, who took 19 percent of the vote. McDermott
How Brady Walkinshaw could win in November
Crosscut / Posted 11 days ago
squeaked by candidate Joe McDermott, who took 19 percent of the vote. McDermott, a West Seattle resident and Chair of King County Council, fought hard on issues like gun violence, campaign finance and climate change. McDermott appealed to... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Debaters of ST3 agree it’s a “moonshot” ... just not for the same reasonplan (ST3) is what is necessary if you don’t want to pave over your entire comm
Debaters of ST3 agree it’s a “moonshot” ... just not for the same reason
The Seattle Times / Posted 12 days ago
plan (ST3) is what is necessary if you don’t want to pave over your entire community,” said Balducci, a Metropolitan King County Council member from Bellevue. “There isn’t another plan that anyone has proposed, and I don’t know what another... Read more
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The Seattle Times
A dedicated unit in the fight against domestic violence in King Countypurport to love is willing to do just about anything.” That knowledge is what
A dedicated unit in the fight against domestic violence in King County
The Seattle Times / Posted 15 days ago
purport to love is willing to do just about anything.” That knowledge is what compelled Urquhart to lobby the Metropolitan King County Council for $872,000 last year to re-establish the DVI unit. The council has already agreed to carry over funds... Read more
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Crosscut
Audio: Remembering Bob Santos in a 2015 interviewtributes and statements from leaders around Seattle and the state. In a statem
Audio: Remembering Bob Santos in a 2015 interview
Crosscut / Posted 28 days ago
tributes and statements from leaders around Seattle and the state. In a statement this morning, Gossett, a member of the King County Council, wrote, “Bob Santos was a pivotal figure in the life of people of King County. The strong and vibrant... Read more
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