Katie Metzger

Young environmentalists urge plastic straw ban

Kirkland students hope to take their message across the Eastside, then statewide.

 

Candidates file for state, federal offices

Twenty-nine candidates are challenging incumbent U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell.

 

Kirkland proclaims Affordable Housing Week

Council reviews housing strategy, encourages opportunities for people with a “variety of incomes.”

 

Kirkland starts community dialogue on gun safety

Residents, including gun owners, asked the city council to adopt a gun safety resolution on May 1.

Council weighs in on NE 85th Street BRT station

A three-level design would improve access for transit, cars and pedestrians.

Kim Wyman, Washington’s secretary of state and chief elections officer, discusses the importance of election integrity with the Redmond Rotary on April 12. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Wyman prepared to protect elections

Washington’s secretary of state talks hacking, social media and more at Redmond Rotary.

Kim Wyman, Washington’s secretary of state and chief elections officer, discusses the importance of election integrity with the Redmond Rotary on April 12. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Kirkland honors volunteers, including first Founders Award winner

Volunteers gave 33,000 hours to the city in 2017, a contribution valued at $1 million.

Kirkland proclaims April as Sexual Assault Awareness Month

Local resident shares how community resources helped her family heal from abuse.

Rep. DelBene hosts housing roundtable in Kirkland

Participants say inter-government coordination, expanded tax credit are needed.

State Rep. Joan McBride to retire from Legislature

Longtime Eastside leader endorses mayor of Kirkland for her seat.

Kirkland City Council votes to name Marina Park pavilion after Al Locke

The first city manager left a legacy in the community, especially with its waterfront parks.

City celebrates former city manager’s legacy of service

Dave Ramsay helped found the Green Kirkland Partnership and went on to volunteer more than 1,050 recorded hours in seven parks over 13 years.