King County Local Dive podcast

King County Local Dive podcast

School district investigates coach; LGBTQ book ban; teen arrested in armed robbery spree | King County Local Dive

A new podcast for King County residents

Welcome to the King County Local Dive, a new weekly podcast that highlights headlines from Sound Publishing newspapers throughout Washington state’s largest and most diverse county.

On this week’s episode, we discuss a former Federal Way High School basketball coach who is on administrative leave pending an investigation into allegations of unprofessional conduct; the banning of an LGBTQ-themed book in the Kent School District; and the arrest of a teen in a local armed robbery spree.

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A new episode is available every Friday. Each episode features original watchdog reporting from our local journalists with a focus on how we hold our public entities and public officials accountable.

Stories for the King County Local Dive are first reported in Sound Publishing’s King County newspapers: Federal Way Mirror, Auburn Reporter, Kent Reporter, Renton Reporter, Enumclaw Courier-Herald, Mercer Island Reporter, Snoqualmie Valley Record, Kirkland Reporter, Issaquah Reporter, Redmond Reporter, Bothell-Kenmore Reporter, Bellevue Reporter and Seattle Weekly.


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