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After Two-Year Gap, Detox Center Will Open on Beacon Hill

The new detox and inpatient treatment center that will open later this year on Beacon Hill doesn’t look like much from the outside. A low-slung institutional building surrounded by a black iron fence and fronted by a small parking lot, it looks somewhat out of place in a residential neighborhood where brightly colored townhouses have sprouted like dandelions in recent years. 795 more words

Homelessness

Preparing for Winter Weather

It may only be early fall, but King County Roads knows that winter is coming. Every year county road crews prepare for the heavy rain, wind, and snow and ice that our region experiences. 275 more words

King County

Families of Opiate Epidemic Victims Reach Different Conclusions on Safe Consumption Sites

This story appeared in Seattle Magazine.

For months, there had been red flags. In the past, 19-year-old Amber Roberts had always made plans with her father, Michael Roberts, for his birthday. 2,223 more words

Addiction

3 Key Players In Drug Distribution Ring Found Guilty

SEATTLE (AP) — Three key players in a drug distribution ring that operated across Washington state were found guilty after a 10-day jury trial.

U.S. Attorney Annette Hayes says 14 others involved in the case pleaded guilty after their arrest in November 2016. 86 more words

News

New director selected for Black Diamond Service Center

Originally published in the Voice of the Valley, October 18, 1978

By George and Dianne Wilson

It’s official—the Black Diamond Community Service Center has a new coordinator. 793 more words

Towns

Valley Cities Behavioral to open new doors

Valley Cities Behavioral Health Care will be holding an open hour on Wednesday, October 18th to celebrate the opening of their new Recovery Place Seattle – Beacon Hill facility. 241 more words

Washington