<p>Due to the discovery of high levels of Fecal Coliform Bacteria in Lake Washington at Marina Park Beach in Kirkland, humans and animals should not go in the water. <em>Reporter file photo </em></p> -

Kirkland’s Marina Park beach closed due to fecal contamination

  • Jun 27, 2016 at 7:40AM

Due to the discovery of high levels of Fecal Coliform Bacteria in Lake Washington at Marina Park Beach in Kirkland, humans and animals should not go in the water. Advisory signs warning about the high levels of "Fecal Coliform Bacteria" have been posted at the beach which is located at 25 Lakeshore Plaza. The beach will be closed for at least a week as testing is done to determine the source of the bacteria.

Habib calls for a gun free state capitol

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The following is a release from Sen. Cyrus Habib:

Lake Washington School District 2016-17 budget proposed

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The Lake Washington School District Board of Directors reviewed a draft budget for the 2016-17 school year that enables the district to introduce All Day kindergarten for all students, reduce class sizes in grades K-3 and make other investments toward achieving the district's strategic goals during its June 20 meeting.

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“The Trumpitier” | Letter

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This is the fourth installment in the continuing sag of Donald J. Trump.

Kirkland’s LWTech program ranks No. 1 in Washington for student performance

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Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech), the only public institute of technology in Washington state, was ranked No. 1 on the Top 10 Providers Achieving Level Gains in Washington state for its Adult Basic Education program by the Washington State Board for Community and Technical Colleges' Winter Quarter Performance report for 2015-2016.

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