Martial arts teacher's relationship with victim began when she was 14, according to court documents | UPDATED

  • Aug 26, 2016 at 2:01PM

Robert James Morrison on Friday was officially charged with one count of communicating with a minor for immoral purposes and three counts of rape of a child in the third degree.

Kent Reporter

Police investigating deadly shooting

  • Today at 11:17PM

Kent Police are investigating after a man was found shot to death Friday night.

Covington-Maple Valley Reporter

Westbound SR 18 daytime lane closure in Covington next week, Aug. 29-30

  • Today at 8:00PM

Drivers traveling on westbound State Route 18 through Covington should prepare for possible daytime delays Monday and Tuesday, Aug. 29-30.

South Whidbey Record Letters

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Nothing bad about horse manure on Whidbey

  • Today at 6:00PM

Editor, Oh my gosh, really? Horse manure is natural and a healthy fertilizer composed of grains, grasses and water. There is nothing harmful about it. It is very good for the trees and fauna. This seems especially petty to me. I find that many dog walkers do have poop bags and many may use them, others don’t and yet others will use them and then set them on stumps, the ground along the trails, in parking lots or toss them in the woods.

Covington-Maple Valley Reporter

Citizens vote with their feet, support new ballot drop box locations

  • Today at 5:00PM

King County Elections Director Julie Wise briefed the Metropolitan King County Council’s Government Accountability & Oversight Committee today on the performance of ballot drop boxes in the primary election following their recent expansion. This year’s August primary election saw a record percentage of ballots returned using King County Elections drop boxes. The dramatic increase came in the first election following an effort by the King County Council and Director Wise to significantly expand ballot drop box locations.