CERT members carry a survivor of a major earthquake to the medical area during a disaster drill in Kirkland City Hall Saturday. Megan Campbell/Kirkland Reporter

Kirkland opens registartion for 26th CERT program

Students will learn basic emergency preparedness among other valuable skills.

Race for King County prosecutor heats up at forum

Former public defender Daron Morris slams incumbent Dan Satterberg for the use of bail in the county justice system.

Summerfest brings weekend of music and art to Kirkland

Diverse lineup of bands, new KidZone entertain festival goers of all ages.

The new Evergreen Point Floating Bridge, on the first weekday of bi-directional traffic. Photographed from the Evergreen Point lid on the east end of the bridge. Photo courtesy of <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:SounderBruce" title="User:SounderBruce">SounderBruce</a> on Wikimedia Commons

Handcuffed Kirkland man dies after jumping off 520 bridge

The 31-year-old Kirkland local resisted arrest after he was in handcuffs and jumped off the bridge.

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The Eastside Lions varsity rugby squad (pictured) earned third place at Nationals in Kansas City this past May. Photo courtesy of Hugh Gladner

Eastside Lions rugby club is thriving on the Eastside

Lions varsity squad earns third place at nationals.

Wildfire smoke causes poor air quality across region

Puget Sound Clean Air Agency urges people to take precautions.

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Meet Crisis Connections: The Real Connection between Seattle’s Crisis Clinic and the Community

Stress – many of us are all too familiar with this word. Everyone experiences stress. However, sometimes, what seems like… Continue reading

Houghton Beach closes due to high fecal coliform bacteria

The beach will be closed until at least Aug. 22.

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The default in our own stories | Editorial

Senior editor Samantha Pak reflects on what representation in media means to her.

No excuse for fake news rhetoric | Editorial

Journalists are being tossed into the anti-media waters being chummed by President Trump and others.

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Kirkland takes fifth at World Series

Kirkland’s all-star majors defeated Canada, 14-4, in five innings in a consolation game on Aug. 15 to place fifth at Continue reading...

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Life

Kirkland fitness instructor receives statewide recognition

Gina Casanova is the 2018 Washington Instructor of the Year for EnhanceFitness.

 

Opinion
MIchelle Metzler

Secrets to a sustainable summer | Guest Column

What can you do to help sustain a healthy recycling system in our community?

 

Marketplace
Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence

 

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

 

Business

Select Gourmet Foods hopes to reopen by summer’s end

The butcher’s shop took damage from a fire last August but the owners are hoping to make a comeback.