The criminal law is unenforceable if no shelter is open within 35 miles. The City Council approved it over public outcry.
This weekend and next weekend overnight travelers will need to find a new route.
Councilmembers tried to address public concerns at a meeting Thursday. Meanwhile, officials weighed in from nearby cities.
“I don’t want it to be accepted anymore,” said a teen who organized an installation of the Red Dress Project at an Edmonds church.
Council members heard a stream of comments from people opposed to the ban Tuesday, then adjourned the meeting without a vote.
Garry, Crystal and Michael Larson started a scholarship to help Black students and students who have been in foster care.
The city has lost at least five department heads since 2019. Staffers say there is a general “lack of civility.”
The two relatives, ages 14 and 2, were hit while crossing a street Friday afternoon. The driver will be cited for negligent driving.
Under the ordinance, backed by two council members, unhoused people who don’t accept services could be fined — or arrested.
Rebecca Miner will step in when Gustavo Balderas leaves this summer for new job in Oregon.
After the overdose of his stepson, David Nieuwenhuis was furious at Candice Black, 29. A jury convicted him of murder.
It was a domestic-violence call. Another police officer first tried to subdue him with a stun gun.
The younger patient was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
The wounded person was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
The state Supreme Court ruled Thursday the city law — requiring gun owners to keep firearms locked up — can’t go into effect.
The Warriors’ baseball team enjoys the rare opportunity to play in a major league ballpark.
A 26-year-old Auburn woman was booked into jail Wednesday in connection with the fatal shooting of Nagendiram Kandasamy.
The port will pay over $3,522 to a customer after the U.S. Attorney’s Office found accessibility violations.
Freddy Allen faces a murder charge for the March 26 stabbing death of officer Tyler Steffins.
More than 40 started classes here in March. For many, it’s their first school since fleeing the Taliban takeover.