Matt Phelps

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Kirkland Rotary, Boys & Girls Club hosting 13th annual Miracle League

Some people have physical attributes that give them an advantage when it…

  • Apr 26th, 2017 9:27am

Tom Neir announces run for Kirkland City Council

Candidates for Kirkland City Council are beginning to come forward as the…

  • Apr 25th, 2017 11:19am

Fire at Kirkland apartment sends one to the hospital, nine families displaced

An apartment fire sent one Kirkland resident to the hospital and killed…

  • Apr 24th, 2017 8:37am

Police called to Kirkland home for apparent murder-suicide incident

The Kirkland Police Department is investigating a possible murder and suicide incident…

  • Apr 17th, 2017 10:22am

Woodinville resident enters 45th District Senate race as an independent

Woodinville resident Parker Harris has announced his candidacy for the 45th District…

  • Apr 17th, 2017 8:11am

Drunk man arrested after driving car backwards down median | Kirkland Police Blotter

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  • Apr 7th, 2017 1:30am

Senate seat election draws candidate from outside 45th District

The race for the 45th District State Senate seat is garnering attention…

  • Apr 7th, 2017 3:18pm

Man records couple having sex in Juanita Beach bathroom | Kirkland Police Blotter

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  • Mar 31st, 2017 1:30am

Woman, two dogs rescued from burning home on Finn Hill in Kirkland

Kirkland firefighters rescued a woman and two dogs from a burning house…

  • Mar 30th, 2017 2:11pm

Kirkland Arts Center announces new executive director

The Kirkland Arts Center (KAC) has hired Kelly Dylla as its new…

  • Mar 30th, 2017 3:47pm

Organizers say Eastside March for Justice in Kirkland continues momentum of movement

Hundreds of people lined the Kirkland waterfront early Saturday morning for the…

  • Mar 28th, 2017 8:37am

Woman claims attempted dog napping | Kirkland Police Blotter

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  • Mar 24th, 2017 1:30am

We all scream for free ice cream at Ben & Jerry’s in Kirkland

If the old saying “I scream, you scream, we all scream for…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 8:20am

Two-alarm fire at Brown Bag Cafe in Kirkland believed to be an accident, investigation continues

The Kirkland Fire Department was called to the Brown Bag Cafe in…

  • Mar 20th, 2017 3:53pm

Free gardening classes at the Northshore Utility District building

The Northshore Utility District and the Saving Water Partnership are sponsoring free…

  • Mar 16th, 2017 8:32am

Studio East, StoryBook Theater in Kirkland present three new shows this spring

Studio East and StoryBook Theater have announced three new shows for this…

  • Mar 14th, 2017 8:27am

Kirkland Downtown Association memberships bring community together, fund events

The Kirkland Downtown Association’s (KDA) new membership program is aimed at connecting…

  • Mar 7th, 2017 11:02am

Kirkland man dies in avalanche in Kittitas County

A Kirkland man who was caught in a large avalanche died Saturday…

  • Mar 6th, 2017 3:25pm

Kirkland-based Sibling House to hold 15th annual auction fundraiser

The bond between siblings is unique and can last a lifetime. However,…

  • Mar 3rd, 2017 8:58am

Kirkland Chamber of Commerce names new executive director

Samantha St. John has been named the executive director for the Greater…

  • Feb 28th, 2017 9:18am

Discover Burien hires former Kirkland Chamber director

Former Kirkland Chamber of Commerce executive director Bruce Wynn has found a…

  • Feb 17th, 2017 9:00am

Kirkland pot shop incident caught on video, police seek suspect

Violence erupted at a Kirkland retail marijuana store when an intoxicated customer…

  • Feb 13th, 2017 8:44am

LWSD cancels classes at Kirkland schools for Tuesday due to road conditions | UPDATE

All Kirkland public schools in the Lake Washington School District are closed…

  • Feb 7th, 2017 6:21am

Kirkland Google employees protest Trump’s executive order on immigration

Employees at the Google campus in Kirkland held a demonstration on Monday…

  • Feb 1st, 2017 11:34am

iHeart Strings concert fills the Juanita field house in Kirkland with music | Photos

More than 300 kids participated in the Lake Washington School District’s annual…

  • Jan 30th, 2017 10:19am

Kirkland Fire, PSE evacutate five homes for gas leak on Finn Hill in Kirkland

The Kirkland Fire Department and Puget Sound Energy (PSE) were forced to…

  • Jan 18th, 2017 2:09pm

Kirkland Police file charges in homicide case, seek public information

Kirkland Police Department detectives are actively searching for a man for who…

  • Jan 11th, 2017 1:03pm

Bruce Wynn steps down as director of the Kirkland Chamber of Commerce

Following a busy holiday season with many local Greater Kirkland Chamber of…

  • Jan 5th, 2017 7:50am

Driver in Juanita Drive accident could face vehicular assault charge

Two men in their late 20s or 30s were sent to the…

  • Dec 30th, 2016 11:31am

Husky tradition is in Kirkland and my DNA | Editorial

The University of Washington football team returns to the national stage tomorrow…

  • Dec 29th, 2016 1:30am

Homeless man arrested after causing $5,000 in damage to coffee shop | Kirkland Police Blotter

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  • Dec 16th, 2016 1:30am

Kirkland disturbance call results in the bust of a major identity theft suspect

A domestic violence call on Dec. 14 has resulted in the arrest…

  • Dec 16th, 2016 1:51pm

Snow, road conditions force many Kirkland-area schools to close

The Kirkland area was blanketed with snow Thursday evening and into Friday morning, making the morning commute a challenge.

  • Dec 9th, 2016 8:10am

Election day is here, many important issues on the ballot in Kirkland

The 2016 general election day is finally here.

  • Nov 8th, 2016 7:11am

Kirkland Reporter honored during WNPA awards gala

The Kirkland Reporter was honored with multiple journalism awards during the annual Washington Newspaper Publisher Association awards gala on Friday in Wenatchee, Wash. The journalism contest honors reporters and editor from across Washington state at weekly newspapers.

  • Oct 17th, 2016 5:12pm

Tree damages cars in Juanita thanks to high winds, power outages reported on Finn Hill, Rose Hill

The first qualifiable damage from the fall windstrom in Kirkland occrued Friday afternoon as a tree fell on some cars in the Juanita Neighborhood.

  • Oct 14th, 2016 11:02pm

Kirkland police seek public’s help to identify assault suspect

The Kirkland Police Department is seeking the public's help to find a man in connection with an assault that took place at 1:20 a.m. on Sept. 19 near the intersection of Lake Street and Kirkland Avenue in downtown Kirkland.

  • Oct 6th, 2016 9:24am

Police arrest Kirkland man for illegal marijuana grow house

Police detectives arrested a Kirkland man after seizing 370 marijuana plants in a drug raid on his Kirkland home on Sept. 22.

  • Sep 26th, 2016 9:57pm

Kirkland City Council votes to reduce marijuana retail buffer, ticket bike-lane violators

Marijuana buffer reduction and bike lane parking enforcement were front and center at Tuesday night's Kirkland City Council meeting.

  • Sep 8th, 2016 8:19pm

Cushman receives 23 years for murder of Kirkland resident Amy Hargrove

Former Kirkland resident Amy Hargrove predicted her own death.

  • Sep 6th, 2016 8:46pm