As a young man, Chuck Tarbox seemed to predict his own future as a legendary high school football coach.
A Kirkland firefighter became entangled with a prostitution ring in February that resulted in the arrest of an alleged member of the infamous Los Angeles Crips gang, according to a Kirkland Police Department investigation.
Camp Unity Eastside encampment for homeless residents will return to Kirkland on Friday at the Kirkland Congregational Church. The group will return to Holy Spirit Lutheran church on Nov. 1.
Dogs, just like humans, like to frolic in the waters of Lake Washington. But just like their best friends, they are susceptible to the dangers of going too far from shore.
Pilots with the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, will fly over Lake Washington today and all this week.
Commuters should expect traffic delays due to French-inspired flea market to be held on Park Lane in downtown Kirkland on Aug. 2.
King County Executive Dow Constantine and Seattle Mayor Ed Murray today said they will begin the search for a new director of Public Health – Seattle & King County, after being notified by Dr. David Fleming that he is stepping down as Director of Public Health effective Aug. 11. Fleming has agreed to stay on during the transition on an interim basis as County Health Officer.
Anyone who wishes to reach Seattle via State Route 520 this week should prepare for multiple overnight closures of the highway’s westbound lanes across Lake Washington.
Nighttime drivers on southbound Interstate 405 near downtown Kirkland should plan ahead for possible delays through the weekend. Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will reduce the roadway to a single lane and close some nearby ramps to complete electrical, paving and restriping work for a traffic shift as part of the I-405 Bellevue to Lynnwood Widening and Express Toll Lanes project.
The Washington State Patrol (WSP) and cooperating agencies are preparing for the annual Impaired Boating Emphasis on Aug. 1-3, as part of the Seafair activities on Lake Washington. City, county, state and federal law enforcement agencies will converge in an effort to improve water safety through impaired boating enforcement.
Each year Kirkland residents hear the thunder of the Blue Angels flight team during Seafair and know a big party is going on at the other end of Lake Washington.
EvergreenHealth is pleased to announce that Marcia Long, director of volunteer services, has been awarded the Certified in Volunteer Administration (CVA) credential by the Council for Certification in Volunteer Administration.
Drivers traveling on northbound Interstate 405 near downtown Kirkland Saturday night and Sunday morning should consider alternate routes, as contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will close up to three lanes and some nearby ramps overnight.
Voters who get their ballots in early not only help the Elections Department process faster, they also help identify any unusual issues during an election. About 260 voters contacted Elections during the first week of voting to alert the department that some ballot return envelopes were already sealed shut.
A Kirkland man is among seven people charged in connection with explosions tied to the practice of extracting has oil from marijuana.
All lanes of westbound I-90 between I-405 and East Mercer Way are now open, along with the I-405 and Bellevue Way general purpose and HOV ramps.
Anyone who wishes to reach the Eastside via State Route 520 early Sunday into Monday morning should prepare for a closure of one of the highway’s two eastbound lanes.
The King County Council has approved the first 161,000 hours of Metro transit reductions that cuts five bus routes and revises many others serving the Kirkland area. The dates for when the service will end varies depending on the route.
King County residents not currently registered to vote in Washington can register in person at the King County Elections office or the Voter Registration Annex through 4:30 p.m. on Monday, July 28.
The city of Kirkland has proposed the idea of a boardwalk for downtown.