King County

King County

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Health Local
According to U.S. data, older African American adults are twice as likely to have Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias than older white adults. Alzheimer’s is the sixth cause of death in the United States. ...
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Dental Clinic
Health Local
People who struggle to access and/or afford dental, medical and eye care services may receive them free of charge at the largest free health clinic ever organized in the State of Washington, Seattle/King County Clinic, Oct. 26-29, in KeyArena at Seattle Center. ...
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Health Local
The Human Services Department is seeking applications from agencies to provide day services for adults 60 and older with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia condition. ...
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Recovery Cafe
Health Local
The City of Seattle Human Services Department (HSD) and the King County Public Health Department are jointly awarding $7 million for public health investments that will assist local residents in accessing medical and dental services. ...
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Nikkita Oliver speaks at a block party in Seattle
Local Politics
It's been over nine decades since Seattle has had a female mayor, but that dry spell is about to see some rain as two powerhouse politicos take the driver's seat on the November ballot. ...
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Liliane Montevecchi in “Hotel L’Amour,” a popular Teatro ZinZanni production from 2016. Photo: Michael Doucett
Entertainment Local
Teatro ZinZanni this week announced the highly anticipated return of their production of Love, Chaos, and Dinner, the beloved original show combining the best of cirque, cabaret, spectacle, live music, comedy, and fine dining. ...
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Local Politics
To many Washington residents, it’s just another week of waiting for summer. But to a select few, it represents the first step toward a life of public service. Candidate Filing Week in Washington state begins Monday, May 15. ...
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Health Local
King County is one of the first counties in the United States to reach a major milestone set by the World Health Organization to confront the HIV/AIDS epidemic. ...
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King County Elections/Instagram
Local Politics
King County Elections is testing pre-paid postage with the February 14 special elections in the City of Maple Valley and the Shoreline School District. ...
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Local
A $5.4 million grant will be awarded to the King County Department of Community and Human Services to tackle youth homelessness in King County and Seattle. ...
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