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Juanita gets back into win column against Mercer Island | Prep girls basketball

Just days after losing its first game of the season, the No. 2 ranked Juanita High School girls basketball team defeated Mercer Island 56-40 to get back into the win column Friday.

Mercer Island defense smothers Juanita | Prep boys basketball

The Mercer Island defense smothered the Juanita High School boys basketball team Friday for a 54-25 victory.

Strong starts lead Kangs past ‘Cats | Prep girls basketball

The Lake Washington High School girls basketball team twice came out strong from the locker room Friday night, defeating Mount Si 47-36.

Geoffrey Castle at The Wilde Rover in Kirkland on Monday

Geoffrey Castle will perform at The Wilde Rover in Kirkland at 8 p.m. on Jan. 20.

Juanita cheer team to attend UCA’s National High School Cheerleading Championship

The Juanita High School cheerleading team will be attending the Universal Cheerleaders Association's National High School Cheerleading Championship for the second year in a row.

Kirkland real estate market shows unusual strength during December

Kirkland home prices in December showed unusual strength, rising 24.3 percent from last year, according to real estate tracker Redfin.

Lake Washington beats Interlake behind big third quarter | Prep girls basketball

The Lake Washington High School girls basketball team defeated Interlake Wednesday, 56-35, after dominating the third quarter in Kirkland.

Kirkland auto theft, burglary suspect arrested in northern California

A man who allegedly attempted to steal cars from Infiniti of Kirkland was arrested in California Wednesday.

Kirkland church hosts community workshop on race and racial justice

The Northlake Unitarian Universalist Church in Kirkland will host a community workshop on race and racial justice from 7-9 p.m. on Jan. 21.

Fred Meyer Fuel Center in Kirkland to open Feb. 14

The Kirkland Fred Meyer Fuel Center will open Feb. 14, making it the 92nd Fred Meyer Fuel Center.

Lake Washington crushes Interlake | Prep boys baskekball

The Lake Washington High School boys basketball team crushed Interlake 75-44 Tuesday night in Kirkland.

Strong second half lifts Juanita over Liberty | Prep boys basketball

The Juanita High School boys basketball team beat Liberty 69-45 Tuesday night in Issaquah.

State Superintendent unveils plan for education funding

Washington state Superintendent Randy Dorn unveiled the draft of a bill that “would move Washington state toward the full funding of basic education in the event that the Legislature fails to do so by Jan. 1, 2018,” according to a release from the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction.

Juanita edges Bellevue | Prep girls basketball

The Juanita High School girls basketball team edged Bellevue Monday 57-51 behind a strong second quarter.

Immediate Clinic to open second location in Kirkland

Immediate Clinic will open a second location in Kirkland on Jan. 24 on Rose Hill. The new clinic will be located at 13131 NE 85th Street.

Kirkland residents on Dean’s List at Eastern Washington University

Two Kirkland residents attending Eastern Washington University are on the Dean's List for fall 2013.

Bayside Spa open house in Kirkland

The Bayside Spa will hold an open house from noon to 4 p.m. on Jan. 26.

Kirkland’s Crème Tangerine plays rooftop concert at Pike Place Market to honor Beatles

Kirkland's Crème Tangerine, a Beatles cover band, will once again climb up on the rooftop balcony of the Copacabana Café at the Pike Place Market in Seattle to celebrate the anniversary of The Beatles last performance famously known as “The Rooftop Concert.”

U11 girls soccer team from Kirkland wins state championship

The Kirkland-based U11 Lake Washington Soccer Association girls soccer team won the U11 Recreation Cup State Championship last weekend by defeating an undefeated team from Brier.

Give back in Kirkland on Martin Luther King Jr.Day

Green Kirkland will give residents a chance to give back to the community on Martin Luther King Jr. Day from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Jan. 20.