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Sheriff’s Department Releases Rebuttal To King County Executive’s Proposed Budget Cuts

Sheriff’s Department Releases Rebuttal To King County Executive’s Proposed Budget Cuts

Sgt. John Urquhart of the King County Sheriff’s Department sent us the following article Friday afternoon (Oct. 2nd), where he attempts to clarify budget cuts that will affect police officers, as... [Read more]

Kurt Triplett Appointed As King County Executive

Kurt Triplett Appointed As King County Executive

The King County Council Monday announced that they’ve unanimously appointed Kurt Triplett as King County Executive, with members citing “his professionalism and knowledge of the issues.”

Triplett was unanimously approved by the council to serve in the role which he took on in early May in an interim capacity after Executive Ron Sims stepped down to join the Obama administration.

Triplett will serve until the results of the November general election for County Executive are certified…