Choochokam is off; organizers confirm 2016 event scrubbed for logistical challenges

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There will be no Choochokam Music & Arts Festival this year, organizers announced publicly today. Confirming widespread rumors that the 2016 event had been cancelled or simply wouldn't be able to unfold as planned, Choochokam Foundation board President Celia Black said the decision was made late last week to scrub this year's festival and pick up it up again in 2017.

Renton Reporter

Seahawks training camp tickets sell out in two hours

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Nearly 34,000 fans registered for the 13 practices.

Bonney Lake-Sumner Courier-Herald Opinion

European Union running out of time | Rich Elfers

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To commemorate the World War I Battle of Verdun, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande met recently at the battle site to remember and honor the deaths of 300,000 German and French soldiers in that 10-month battle.

Auburn Reporter

School district to serve up free summer lunches

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It is an inclusive event. That is the message Auburn School District Child Nutrition Director Carol Barker wants parents to get about the free summer lunch program.

Kent Reporter

Kent radio group sharpens emergency skills

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Five members of the Kent Communications Support Team (KCST) recently participated in Field Day, a national amateur radio event, sponsored by the American Radio Relay League (ARRL), which is dedicated to testing amateur radio under simulated emergency conditions.