First District’s Sen. Palumbo steps down from state Senate

He was elected in 2016 and is returning to the private sector to be closer to his home and young family.

  • 9 hours ago
Photo courtesy of city of Kirkland
                                The original Kirkland Northern Pacific Railroad Station stood at the proposed CKC Central Station Picnic Pavilion site between 1912 and 1968. The Rotary Club of Kirkland is sponsoring the potential pavilion project and seeking city funding.

Kirkland council examines several projects

The projects range from pest and vegetation control to a historical CKC pavilion.

More cases of measles confirmed in King County

On the Eastside, cases have been confirmed in Bothell and Issaquah.

Sexual misconduct reports triple following ‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign

Joint effort to curb unwanted harassment proves successful.

Comcast Cares Day comes to Friends of Youth in Kirkland

Employees from the company’s Redmond office volunteered their time at the Eastside nonprofit.

  • 4 days ago

Candidates file for November 2019 election

Locals will vote on a variety of local and county positions.

Shots fired in Finn Hill neighborhood

Police believe gunfire was random.

  • 6 hours ago

Thank you Hiruko | Letter

Ashley Hiruko’s detailed story (“Susan’s quest for justice and the civil legal system dilemma”) in your May17 edition deserves a Continue reading...

  • 7 hours ago

An eye opener | Letter

I was quite taken by the article “Susan’s quest for justice, the civil legal system dilemma” which appeared in the Continue reading...

  • 12 hours ago

Thank you residents | Letter

We would like to thank the residents of Kirkland for their generous support of the new Eastside shelter for women Continue reading...

  • 1 day ago
Sports

Lake Washington trio competes at girls state golf tourney

Lake Washington High’s Morgan Lee, Kaitlyn Uhrich and Karin Yoshida all competed at the 3A state girls golf tournament on… Continue reading

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LW, Juanita athletes honored on all-league squads

3A KingCo all-league baseball Player of the Year Nation Wood, Lake Washington Coach of the Year Derek Bingham, Lake Washington… Continue reading

  • 2 days ago

 

Life

Six LWSD students receive National Merit scholarships

The students are six of 2,500 high school seniors nationwide to win this scholarship.

  • 2 days ago

 

Kirkland Fire Department providing free AEDs through grant program

Businesses and nonprofits in Kirkland can apply for a grant.

  • 2 days ago

 

Marketplace

5 reasons to reface, not replace: Learn to love your kitchen again

Puget Sound countertop and backsplash experts will Transform your living spaces

 

Comcast Uniquely Positioned to Bridge Seattle’s Digital Divide

The City of Seattle Technology Access and Adoption study showed that more Continue reading...

 

Home sweet home: Learn how you can get there faster

You’re a valued member of the team at Procura Mortgage in Everett

 

3 ways to support a loved one living through dementia

The right team brings care, support and active engagement

  • 3 months ago

 

Business
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                                Greater Kirkland Chamber of Commerce celebrates with owner Kimberly Johansen, the Empowered Pregnancy team, friends, and family on the grand opening of Empowered Pregnancy, PLLC on May 9.

Second out-of-hospital birth center comes to Kirkland

Community welcomed Empowered Pregnancy Birth Center and Women’s Wellness Clinic on May 9.