Aaron Kunkler

Kirkland restaurant George’s turns 40

George's in Kirkland will be celebrating 40 years serving up eats, drinks and keeping their customers happy this August.

Preliminary election results: Wirth, Langston, Stanford way ahead

Preliminary results from today's state-wide primary election have been posted by King and Snohomish Counties. Contests include 1st District House and Senate Legislative seats and Proposition No. 1 which, if passed, would increase the number of board members in the Public Hospital District No. 2 from five to seven.

City officials working to identify all plots, burial locations in Kirkland Cemetery

Following a mix-up at the city-owned cemetery last year, Kirkland officials have been working to update their records and procedures on how plots are registered and recorded.

Man with fake gun draws police response in Kirkland

Reports of a man with a gun at the Rite Aid along Northwest 132nd Street prompted a police response yesterday around 9:20 p.m.

Bryant draws volunteers, protesters in Bothell

Washington State gubernatorial candidate Bill Bryant met with supporters today at the McMenamins Anderson School in Bothell.

New ballot box installed at Kirkland City Hall

A new ballot drop box was opened last Friday at Kirkland City Hall. The box will serve area residents, providing a more accessible and convenient location to drop off ballots.

City of Kirkland to sell off used vehicles

Five Kirkland vehicles will soon be removed from the city motor pool and classified as surplus following a consent agenda item on last Tuesday's City Council meeting agenda.

Kirkland police, U.S. Marshalls arrest suspect in domestic violence standoff

Matthew Gordon as arrested around 11:30 a.m. by Kirkland police and the U.S. Marshalls in Sammamish after last Friday's standoff in a Kirkland neighborhood.

MV Kirkland ferry boat finds new life after devastating fire

After 50 years of service, a 92-year-old ferry will be returning home to Astoria and returned to service.

Cushman guilty of second-degree murder charge in Kirkland woman’s death

Burrell Michael Cushman was convicted of second-degree murder in the death of Kirkland resident Amy Hargrove and a felony violation of a court order charge today in King County Superior Court.

Nine candidates vie for two positions in 1st District | Vote 2016

Nine candidates are running for one of two 1st Legislative District House of Representative seats. The Reporter has compiled their platforms from campaign websites and articles from the Everett Daily Herald and Reporter files.

Palumbo running for senate to be a new voice, break gridlock | Vote 2016

Guy Palumbo is running for the 1st District Senate seat left vacant after long-time state Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe decided not to run in November's election.

Wirth wants to fund education without an increased burden on tax payers | Vote 2016

Mindie Wirth is running as a Republican for the 1st Legislative Senate seat in this November's election.

Moscoso running for state Senate foucsing on equal rights, trasnportation and education | Vote 2016

Luis Moscoso is running for the 1st District Senate seat left vacant after long-time state Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe decided not to run in November's election.

Reporter’s Notes: Kirkland’s gotta catch ‘em all

I'll admit it. When "Pokemon Go" came out I was a bit skeptical of it despite playing the old Gameboy Color games to death as a kid.

Kirkland police receive outpouring of support in wake of Dallas shootings

Following the attack on police officers in Dallas last week, in which five members of the force were killed, departments around the country have reacted to the violence in different ways.

Kirkland police search home for domestic violence suspect

Kirkland police have issued a felony warrant for Matthew Gordon for first-degree domestic violence assault and unlawful possession of a firearm following a standoff which began late last night.

Kirkland woman competes on Jeopardy

When Kirkland resident Liz Hedreen filled out her first screening quiz for the trivia game show Jeopardy in the spring of 2015 she wasn't expecting much.

  • Jul 8, 2016

Rep. Springer, running unopposed, says he will work on public safety, mental health care access and affordable housing | Vote 2016

Incumbent Larry Springer is running unopposed as the Democratic party's 45th Legislative House District Position Two candidate after 12 years in office. The Reporter caught up with him to discuss his platforms and policies.

  • Jul 7, 2016

ST3 will include light rail to South Kirkland Park and Ride

Light rail to the South Kirkland Park and Ride has been included in a Sound Transit 3 (ST3) update, which if approved in November would authorize a station to be constructed by 2041.

  • Jul 1, 2016