Tagged with 'law'

‘Reward and Reminder’ program tests White Center tobacco-selling businesses

‘Reward and Reminder’ program tests White Center tobacco-selling businesses

This Certificate from the Coalition for Drug-Free Youth was given out to White Center businesses which did *not* sell tobacco to underage youths. ‘Reward and Reminder’ is a project undertaken... [Read more]

PODCAST: Marijuana Dispensaries ordered closed; mail thieves & more

PODCAST: Marijuana Dispensaries ordered closed; mail thieves & more

Here’s episode #10 of our SoKing News Podcast, which is sponsored by a generous grant from J-Lab’s Encore Media Entrepreneurs program, supported with funding from the Ethics and Excellence... [Read more]

Prosecutor, Sheriff, State Official insist local medical marijuana shops are ‘illegal’

Prosecutor, Sheriff, State Official insist local medical marijuana shops are ‘illegal’

NOTE: This post was updated at 2:15 p.m. on July 9, 2015: From left, Sheriff John Urquhart, Dan Satterberg, and Russ Hauge of the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board, outside the KCSO Storefront... [Read more]

Firework sales have begun; here are the laws for White Center

Firework sales have begun; here are the laws for White Center

Fireworks sales began in the White Center area on Saturday, June 28, and will continue until 9 p.m. on July 5. State Fire Marshal Chuck Duffy reminds residents to “know the laws before purchasing and... [Read more]

State investigates four area O’Reilly Auto Parts stores for discrimination

State investigates four area O’Reilly Auto Parts stores for discrimination

by Jack Mayne O’Reilly Auto Parts – which runs four auto parts stores in South King County – is being investigated by the Washington State Attorney General’s Office to determine if the company... [Read more]

New King County Sheriff Steven Strachan Says Police Contracts Save Money

New King County Sheriff Steven Strachan Says Police Contracts Save Money

by Jack Mayne In an age of diminishing public finances, new King County Sheriff Steven Strachan sees it as the new normal that cities and counties will never return to the flush years of the past. He... [Read more]

Drink a Cuppa Hot Joe During ‘The DUI Joe Show’ on Lawsuits Thursday

Drink a Cuppa Hot Joe During ‘The DUI Joe Show’ on Lawsuits Thursday

Be sure to recklessly sip a pipin’ hot cup of Joe during this Thursday’s ‘DUI Joe Show‘ on sister site SoKing Internet Radio, as Joe will focus on frivolous lawsuits, including... [Read more]

UPDATE: U.S. Attorney’s Office Releases Statement On ‘Center Of Attention’

UPDATE: U.S. Attorney’s Office Releases Statement On ‘Center Of Attention’

As we’re previously reported (see our coverage here), the recent joint task force anti-crime bust known as ‘Center of Attention’ that resulted in 53 arrests, along with the confiscation... [Read more]

Prosecutor Dan Satterberg To Speak At Rotary Club Lunch Thursday

Prosecutor Dan Satterberg To Speak At Rotary Club Lunch Thursday

This Thursday, Jan. 6th, King County Prosecutor (and area resident) Dan Satterberg will be the guest of the Burien/White Center Rotary Club at their monthly meeting at Angelo’s Restaurant, located... [Read more]