Katie Metzger

Female mayors discuss opportunities in their cities

Emerging leaders focus on diversity, development and deliberate actions.


Kirkland Police Explorers bring home hardware

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


Citywide block party ‘Crossing Kirkland’ connects community

Residents got to walk, bike, eat and meet on the Cross Kirkland Corridor.


Kirkland church groups build tiny houses for the homeless

The homes will be donated to villages in Seattle.

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.

Summerfest brings weekend of music and art to Kirkland

Diverse lineup of bands, new KidZone entertain festival goers of all ages.

DennyFest promises family fun in Kirkland

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

Update: Preliminary results roll in for August primary

Kirkland mayor leads her race for 48th district rep., according to early returns.

Kirkland fitness instructor receives statewide recognition

Gina Casanova is the 2018 Washington Instructor of the Year for EnhanceFitness.

Kirkland continues gun safety discussion

The city’s sales tax measure would address some ideas raised by the community.

Juanita Friday Market offers a taste of summer

Farmers, musicians, beach-goers and more come together for weekly community event in Kirkland.

Kirkland reopens Edith Moulton Park to public after renovation

Boardwalks, off-leash dog trails, a picnic pavilion, a play structure and a restroom were added.

Kirkland hosts inaugural Pet-a-Palooza

Community event encouraged pet health and safety with fun activities.

Kirkland to experiment with bike share

The program would provide new opportunities for transportation and recreation.

Kirkland, Houghton communities to celebrate 50 years together

The two cities merged in 1968.

A connected corridor

Local officials, transit representatives discuss construction, funding progress on I-405 projects.

Finn Hill Neighborhood Association to host party in park

Recent acquisitions expanded Juanita Heights Park in Kirkland.

Kirkland Council discusses tax increase for public safety

City considers sales tax measure and potential levy to fund police, fire services.

Historic Kirkland home reaches ‘landmark’ status

The Buchanan, formerly Trueblood, House is protected from demolition

Kirkland to host community parks workshops

Public input will help the city decide how to fund future programs.