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Artist to have first show after losing paintings in house fire

About one year after David Tracy lost his life’s work - about 1,000 paintings - in a house fire, the Kirkland resident will have his first art show featuring the new art he’s created since.

Kirkland’s first French Macaron parlor Lady Yum to open this June

Striking a similar resemblance to the CBS comedy “2 Broke Girls,” Lady Yum owners Megan Gordon and Shan S. Foisy are raising funds to turn the former downtown Kirkland Cefiore space into the home of their popular macarons.

Man arrested for threatening to kill neighbor’s girls | Kirkland Police Blotter

The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical round-up of all calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Kirkland Reporter police blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Kirkland, which average about 1,000 per week.

Kirklander’s Night Out for a Cure raises $185,000

Kirkland native and Lake Washington High School graduate John Fiala has done a lot with his life.

Kirkland’s marijuana retail applicants cut in recent lottery | UPDATE

The Washington State Liquor Control Board recently trimmed the 30-plus marijuana retail license applicants for Kirkland to 11 in a lottery held at the end of April.

Kirkland man, woman celebrate Easter with drugs, alcohol and slashed tires | Kirkland Police Blotter

The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical round-up of all calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers.

Former soldier sentenced to 20 years in Paxton, Kirkland stabbing | Update

A former Joint Base Lewis-McChord soldier was sentenced to 244 months today for fatally stabbing a Kirkland woman back in 2011.

Elected officials participate in Women’s Equal Pay forum at Kirkland City Hall

Adriana Hutchings spent her college years at Western Washington University like many college students - studying, working part-time, and fairly broke.

FlyCaster Brewing to be first brewery in Kirkland this spring

Bonefish Blonde, Hopper Pale Ale, Yakima River Red and Rocky Ford IPA.

Kirkland Housing Dialogue sparks discussion on job, housing imbalance

Council members Penny Sweet, Jay Arnold, Dave Asher and Rep. Larry Springer were among the 60 who attended the first Kirkland Housing Dialogue meeting on an early Tuesday morning.

10-year-old boy threatens to break mother’s neck | Kirkland Police Blotter

The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical round-up of all calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Kirkland Reporter police blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Kirkland, which average about 1,000 per week.

Lake Washington Schools Foundation luncheon surpasses fundraising goal of $225,000

It was another record year for the 9th annual Lake Washington Schools Foundation’s Legacy for Learning luncheon, which generated $237,023 -- the highest amount yet.

Second garage fire in one week strikes Kirkland home

Kirkland firefighters responded to the second Kirkland garage fire in four days Sunday night.

Rep. Cyrus Habib, former Kirkland mayor Joan McBride switch candidacy spots for legislature | Update

Rep. Cyrus Habib with the 48th Legislative District and former Kirkland mayor Joan McBride have switched which legislative positions for the 2014 Washington state election.

Friends of Youth celebrates new homes in Kirkland with local elected officials

As First Lady Trudi Inslee addressed the crowd at a Friends of Youth event, she called on legislators, who were also present, to get more organizations like Friend of Youth implemented statewide.

Eggciting Kirkland Easter events of 2014

Whether families celebrate Easter with Jesus or simply enjoy Easter bunny photos and a good egg hunt, there are plenty of ways to celebrate this spring holiday in Kirkland. Kirklanders only need now wish for sun. Here are just a few of the events taking place this weekend.

Police investigate possible prostitution group | Kirkland Police Blotter

The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical round-up of all calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Kirkland Reporter police blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Kirkland, which average about 1,000 per week.

Car totaled in Kirkland garage fire

Kirkland firefighters quickly responded to a one-story house fire last evening that left car and garage charred.

City cuts 70 feet off tree, Kirkland residents upset

A large cottonwood in the middle of the Kirkland Highlands neighborhood was hacked by 70 feet on Tuesday. Now standing 20-feet-tall, one Kirkland resident is extremely frustrated the tree, estimated to be 60-80 years old, had to be pruned down in the first place.

Montana man sentenced to 41 months for 1996 murder of Kirkland mom

A Montana man was sentenced to 41 months in the murder of a Kirkland mother at King County Superior Court this afternoon.