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President, governor or retirement — only Inslee knows his plan

What we do know is that he’s off to Iowa in June to deliver the keynote address at a party fundraiser.

Young environmentalists urge plastic straw ban

Kirkland students hope to take their message across the Eastside, then statewide.

Faith, doubt, and Pedro the Lion

How David Bazan’s religious roots set the stage for his band’s very relevant return.

Tips for staying safe around Washington wildlife

In the wake of a deadly cougar attack near North Bend here’s some tips on staying safe.

Shot fired at local pot shop robbery

Unknown suspects shot at an investigating customer during a robbery at Higher Leaf Monday night.

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Roza Irrigation District manager Scott Revell inspects a water gauge in the lower Yakima Valley. If a drought pump is installed in Kachess Lake it would mean a more reliable source of water for crops in the valley. Aaron Kunkler/Staff photo

Puget Sound residents worried about Kachess Lake plan

A pump to supply much-needed water to Eastern Washington during droughts could affect recreation.

Murray introduces new bill to combat child care cost

The bill would ensure families pay no more than seven percent of income toward child care

‘Businesses beware’

Misleading letter calls for annual registration renewals in attempts to fraud local businesses.

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Kirkland seeks youth member for Cultural Arts Commission

The position will be open until filled.

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Juanita Friday Market opens June 1

The market is open every Friday, June 1 to Sept. 28, 3 to 7 p.m.

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Multiple suspects arrested for DUI | Police blotter for May 10-17

The blotter is a small selection of police incidents and calls to the Kirkland Police Department.

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Sports

Lake Washington golfers participate at 3A state tournaments

Lake Washington’s Eric Jessen tied for seventh with a total of 76-70-146 at the 3A state golf tournament on May… Continue reading

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LW’s Gockel wins district javelin competition

Lake Washington’s Brady Gockel set a personal record in winning the 3A District 2 javelin competition on May 16 at… Continue reading

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Opinion

It’s time to make Western Washington coal-free | Guest Column

For Washington to be a true climate leader, PSE needs to get out of the coal business.

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Cleaning up the complex | Guest Column

Solving the multifamily recycling puzzle.

 

Marketplace
From retaining walls to patios and landscapes, Seattle Rockeries will help you create a beautiful, useable space.

Building quality from the ground up

Retaining walls and hardscaping to make the most of your property

 

Connect2Classes Tested: 7 Steps to Better Photography

Take the fear out of using those digital camera functions with Hudson’s Photo Workshops

 

Mary Lee

There is a Better Way to Sell Your Home

5 cutting-edge strategies for ultimate home sale success

 

Medical marijuana? Expert answers some common questions

From avoiding pesticides to skipping the ‘high,’ here’s what you need to know