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Second garage fire in one week strikes Kirkland home

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

Kirkland firefighters douse Finn Hill attic fire caused by cigarette

Kirkland firefighters extinguished a house fire caused by a discarded cigarette in the Finn Hill neighborhood early this morning.

Woman jumps from car on I-405 in Kirkland

A woman jumped from a moving car on Interstate 405 in Kirkland this morning, according to the Washington State Patrol.

McDonald withdraws from Kirkland race; Kloba runs unopposed

Dave McDonald withdrew his candidacy for Position 2 of the Kirkland City Council last week, according to Kirkland Views.

Kirkland girl kicked in the head by a horse takes back her life

After more than 40 days of recovering from a traumatic brain injury, Alexa Clark, 11, is ready to begin her first year at Kirkland Middle School.

Police searching for man in clown mask who robbed Kirkland Key Bank

Several Kirkland police officers responded to a bank robbery at the Finn Hill Key Bank on Tuesday.

Meet your Kirkland Council candidate Shelley Kloba

After Bob Sternoff resigned from his Position 2 seat on the Kirkland City Council in March, the council was forced to make a quick decision to appoint a new council member by April 16.

Man pushes, punches and pokes wife after she hides his alcohol | 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.

Local legislators help Kirkland catering business, gets bill passed to law in bipartisan effort

In the past, John Bagge, president of Twelve Baskets Catering in Kirkland, has lost a $40,000 catering event for a local software company because his business couldn’t serve alcohol.

Car crashes into Kirkland home, misses two residents inside

A car drove into a house, missing two residents inside the Finn Hill home on Wednesday afternoon.At about 3:30 p.m. a woman and her 9-year-old daughter crashed into the home located in the 14100 block of 84th Ave. N.E. due to "faulty brakes," the woman claims.

Teen arrested for stabbing father in back | 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.

Former Houghton and Kirkland City Councilman Joe Martineau dies at 91

At 21 years old, Joseph Armand Martineau lost his eye after being hit by flak, or antiaircraft fire, while flying a B24 aircraft during a World War II in Germany.

Totem Lake Malls’ redevelopment rumors avert new business | Part 3

While business activity at the Totem Lake Malls has fluctuated throughout the years, key anchors such as My Home Furniture have kept the mall hanging by a thread.

Man arrested for punching police officer, fleeing | Kirkland Police Blotter

Between April 5-11, the Kirkland Police Department reported 487 traffic violations (seven DUIs), two school zone traffic violations, 43 alarm calls, 12 noise complaints, eight calls of disturbance, 19 thefts,

Friends of Youth new youth center opens in Kirkland | SLIDESHOW

A crowd of about 50 people gathered at Friends of Youth’s new Youth Service Center in the Evergreen Hill neighborhood on Friday. They were there to celebrate the two-year long transformation of the former Grace Chapel into a modern building fit to serve troubled and homeless youth on the Eastside as part of the Kirkland campus.

Kirkland community reacts to marijuana shop temporary ban on Market Street

It seems Kirklanders can’t have their weed brownies and eat them too -- at least not for now.

Woman reports car was hit, police determine she crashed into tree while intoxicated

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.

Go Daddy chooses Kirkland over Bellevue for new location | Update

Go Daddy is expanding again with a permanent office in Kirkland, officials announced June 12.

Kirkland schools locked down during pursuit of car thieves

Kirkland schools went into lockdown Friday after Kirkland police informed school officials that two suspects of a stolen vehicle were loose.

Hose malfunction causes oil spill at Kirkland’s Kamiakin Middle School

When a neighbor of the Kamiakin Middle School noticed strings hanging down into storm drains and smelled “something chemically” as she stood over vaults on Northeast 140th St., she decided to investigate.