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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DennyFest promises family fun in Kirkland

The annual neighborhood festival will be held Aug. 19 at O.O. Denny Park.

Kirkland puts community safety, police services on ballot

Resolution R-5324 will use a 0.1 percent sales tax increase to fund new community safety programs.

Thunder Sports Network takes the sports world by storm

Rich Hallstrom and Chris Brown co-authored Thunder Sports Network, but it’s friendship that counts.

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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City of Kirkland outdoor recreation activities canceled due to poor air quality

All outdoor recreation activities for today, Aug. 15 are canceled.

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Opinion

The default in our own stories | Editorial

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

 

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.