Kirkland City Manager Kurt Triplett wins WCMA 2016 Award for Excellence

  • Aug 29, 2016 at 12:00AM updated Aug 30, 2016 at 7:41AM

Kirkland City Manager Kurt Triplett won the 2016 Award for Excellence, the Washington City/County Management Association's (WCMA) top award that recognizes an outstanding administrator or manager who has enhanced the effectiveness of local elected officials and consistently initiated creative and successful programs. The award was presented Aug. 18, at the WCMA Summer Conference in Walla Walla, Wash.

LWSD now offering tuition-free full-day kindergarten

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 4:58PM

Beginning this upcoming school year, the Lake Washington School District (LWSD) will now be able to provide full-day kindergarten at no extra cost for families.

Registration available for Kirkland Kids Triathlon

  • Aug 29, 2016 at 12:00AM updated Aug 30, 2016 at 9:46AM

The Kirkland Kids Triathlon at Juanita Beach Park gives youth, ages 3-12, a chance to participate in a triathlon at 11 a.m. on Sept. 10 at Juanita Beach Park.

Kirkland city officials seek public input on land-use, zoning designations for neighborhood center

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 7:39AM

The city of Kirkland is conducting an online survey that will help identify community-preferred land-use and zoning designations to the Houghton/Everest Neighborhood Center, as well as improvements to 6th Street South.

Letters

The time is now for comprehensive immigration reform | Letter

  • Aug 30, 2016 at 7:30AM

This Labor Day, let's honor the hardworking men and women who keep America running. But let's also remember the millions of aspiring Americans who are forced to work and live in the shadows due to our broken immigration system.

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Are you satisfied with the level and standards of policing in Kirkland?

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