Kirkland Police Explorers bring home hardware

Law enforcement professionals in training win first place at local competition.

Core Hero hard cider sorbet takes off in Kirkland

A former Kirkland resident is making hard cider sorbet, which was picked up by Whole Foods and PCC.

Kirkland’s Dawson searches for 39 different commute methods

A Kirkland man is challenging himself to commute using a different method for each day of the month.

Photos courtesy of Trooper Rick Johnson

Troopers seek hit and run suspect, call on public for help

The Washington State Patrol asked locals for any information to identify the vehicle and suspect.

Kirkland reopens the city’s oldest fire station

Kirkland’s Fire Station 25 opened 44 years ago and hadn’t been remodeled until October 2017.

Kirkland City Hall. File photo

City’s updates to Rose Hill, Bridle Trails neighborhood plans underway

The updates would consolidate the two Rose Hill neighborhood plans.

Oktoberfest returns to Kirkland September 21 to 23.

Oktoberfest in Kirkland is the Seattle area’s largest authentic German Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest returns to Kirkland, Washington this weekend for three epic days of cold bier (beer), hot sausages and plenty of… Continue reading

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Excited to lead Eastside news coverage | Editorial

Corey Morris takes lead as regional editor of Eastside publications

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Semi-truck pulls down utility poles, closes 84th Avenue Northeast in Kirkland

The truck was caught on cables and pulled down five poles, closing the street for more than 24 hours.

Purohit feels at home in Lake Washington’s top singles spot

Kang senior and partner Suko won 3A state doubles tourney last season

September is Suicide Prevention Month, and Crisis Connections is joining with community partners to help others learn about resources that can help during times of crisis.

In spite of rising rates of suicide, what can you do to help?

According to the Center for Disease Control’s monthly report Vital Signs, suicide rates rose by 25.4% in the US from Continue reading...

Sports

Juanita earns victory over Inglemoor, 28-21 / Football

Juanita beat Inglemoor, 28-21, and Redmond defeated Lake Washington, 10-7, in football action on Sept. 14. The Rebels, who led… Continue reading

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Kangs, Rebels compete on the links

Lake Washington won its second straight boys golf match to start the season, 213-257, over Juanita on Sept. 11 at… Continue reading

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Life

Improving supply helps slow escalating home prices

A look at the regional real estate market.

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One city, one story: Kirkland to launch city-wide reading program

The idea is for Kirklanders to read one book, and to have deep discussions about its themes.

 

Opinion

Their I-940 made the ballot, but not the version they prefer | Letter

A much-divided state Supreme Court blew up an unusual compromise when it concluded that Initiative 940, which would rewrite Washington Continue reading...