Anniversary of Everest climb commemorated with renamed trails
On the 50th anniversary of the summiting of Mt. Everest by the first American, King County Executive Dow Constantine honored fellow West Seattle
native and legendary climber Jim Whittaker by announcing the renaming of trails in Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park for Mr. Whittaker and his climbing
partner, Sherpa Nawang Gombu.
5/31/2012 - King County Executive Dow Constantine and award program sponsors KeyBank and Microsoft Corporation joined together at Molly
Moon's Homemade Ice Cream, the 2011 Small Business of the Year winner, to announce the start of the 2012 awards nomination period.
4/21/2012 -King County Executive Dow Constantine and other members of the Lake Sammamish Kokanee Work Group released hundreds juvenile
kokanee salmon as part of an ongoing effort to return the declining native salmon population to robust health.