If you’ve had fries at McDonald’s, you’ve likely eaten a relative of a Luther Burbank creation, a Russet potato he invented in the 1870’s. He was also working on another large scale project—the thornless blackberry. 449 more words
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August 25, 2016 – Even as temperatures soar into the mid-90s, Roads Services crews are busy completing important repairs on the 78-year-old Berrydale Overcrossing on Kent-Black Diamond Road south of Highway 18 near Covington, Auburn, Kent and Black Diamond. 133 more words
This weekend, King County is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the founding of the Fairwood community, near Renton in south King County.
This all-day, family-friendly event kicks off with a 5k run and walk. 65 more words
King County is planning to reduce the speed limit on a two-mile segment of Vashon Highway SW in the near future. After receiving public comments about unsafe speeding on Vashon Highway SW and requests to reduce the area’s speed limit, the County decided to conduct a speed limit evaluation to analyze the issue. 138 more words