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Washington minimum wage to top $16 an hour next year

Meanwhile, some salaried workers and rideshare drivers could see their earnings rise from other state-required adjustments.

October 4, 2023 11:40 am

Gov. Jay Inslee tests positive for COVID-19

‘He is experiencing very mild symptoms, including a mild cough’ governor’s office says

By Steve Hunter • September 28, 2023 11:36 am
Sound Transit seeks feedback to light rail fare changes, parking...

Online open house available through Oct. 22

By Steve Hunter • September 25, 2023 2:55 pm
King County Councilmember calls for audit of juvenile diversion programs

Reagan Dunn says the program lacks transparency and accountability measures.

By Cameron Sheppard • October 2, 2023 1:08 pm
Dept. of Commerce awards $35.4 million for solar power projects...

Projects across King County were awarded millions in collective funding.

By Cameron Sheppard • September 29, 2023 8:00 am
King County Library System receives grant to develop a climate...

The National Endowment for the Humanities gave a $133,252 grant to help develop climate initiatives.

September 28, 2023 3:40 pm
King County Council members encourage people to not drive for...

The Week Without Driving is meant to put policy makers, elected leaders and transportation professionals in the place of those who don’t have the option to drive.

By Cameron Sheppard • September 27, 2023 8:40 am

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August 28, 2023 1:30 am
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April 3, 2023 6:00 am
Dani Rice was paralyzed in a routine medical procedure: “Now thanks to WA Cares, we have more options. We both put in a little from our paychecks now, and WA Cares will pay for a home care aide, when we need one.” Sponsored
January 30, 2023 6:00 am