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Brush fire burns near Kent Des Moines Road & Pac. Highway S. Monday

Brush fire burns near Kent Des Moines Road & Pac. Highway S. Monday

A brush fire burned an area on Kent Des Moines Road near Pacific Highway South on Monday afternoon, June 17. Puget Sound Fire said the blaze burned half an acre, and that there were no injuries or damages... [Read more]

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ (and US Marshal!) this Wednesday, June 19

Have ‘Coffee with a Cop’ (and US Marshal!) this Wednesday, June 19

Join the Des Moines Police Department as they welcome a real U.S. Marshal to their next Coffee with a Cop: The Western District of WA, US Marshal Jacob Green will be in attendance, in addition to Des Moines... [Read more]

Des Moines Memorial Drive closed Friday due to downed power lines

Des Moines Memorial Drive closed Friday due to downed power lines

South King Fire & Rescue reports that downed power lines caused the closing of Des Moines Memorial Drive between 208th and 212th on Friday afternoon, June 14. Two Metro buses were blocked in by the... [Read more]

Former bowling coach sentenced to 25 years for Child Pornography

Former bowling coach sentenced to 25 years for Child Pornography

The former coach of a South King County bowling team was sentenced Tuesday, June 11 in U.S. District Court in Seattle to 25 years in prison and lifetime supervised release for production and possession... [Read more]

Des Moines, other cities, hire consultant to seek ways to control airport noise

Des Moines, other cities, hire consultant to seek ways to control airport noise

By Jack Mayne At Thursday night’s (June 5) Des Moines City Council study session, lawmakers heard from aviation consultants the city has hired to help steer the city through increases in aviation... [Read more]

Des Moines Police seeking public’s help identifying 4 home invasion suspects

Des Moines Police seeking public’s help identifying 4 home invasion suspects

The Des Moines Police Department is seeking the public’s help identifying four suspects alleged to have conducted a home invasion robbery on Monday, June 3, 2019. Police say that on June 3 they responded... [Read more]