As PSE moves away from coal, one community scrambles to build a new economy

Lewis County has long relied on the energy needs of consumers throughout the region. That’s all about to change.


Kirkland police investigate possible mass shooting threats at Lake Washington Institute of Technology

The man said he was having thoughts of suicide and is currently at a mental health hospital.

  • Mar 15, 2018


Students throughout the region take part in National School Walkout, call for gun control

The March 14 demonstrations marked the one month anniversary of the Parkland school shooting.


Kirkland-area students walk out of class to commemorate Parkland victims | Photos

The students walked out in solidarity with students nationwide who are protesting gun violence and pushing for change.

Large Kirkland Urban development opens this October

The 12-acre development broke ground September 2017 and its first building goes on-line in October.

A pro-immigrant sign at the 2018 Women’s March in Seattle. Photo by David Lee/Flickr

Can immigration issues be fixed at the county level?

King County establishes new commission to support immigrant and refugee communities.

A pro-immigrant sign at the 2018 Women’s March in Seattle. Photo by David Lee/Flickr

LWSF annual luncheon set for March 27

The event will be at the Seattle Marriott Redmond and feature keynote speaker Lt. Gov. Cyrus Habib.

  • Mar 12, 2018

‘School is a place to learn’

Juanita students speak out about gun control and school safety

Impending homeless shelter to serve the Eastside 24/7

The facility will be the first of its kind on the Eastside.

Afghanistan refugee shares how Friends of Youth gave him hope at Bellevue event

Hundreds celebrate youth at annual Friends of Youth luncheon.

Shoe shiner keeps beaming with regular dialysis

World Kidney Day was March 8.

Legislature approves transportation budget, investments in infrastructure projects

The budget will support new and ongoing projects.

  • Mar 9, 2018

A real living wage is still out of reach for low-paid workers

As the wealth inequality continues to increase in America and Puget Sound, those making minimum wage or close to it are increasingly pinched in the… Continue reading

1st Street closure in Norwick to continue

Work on a sewer and water main upgrade has continued.

  • Mar 9, 2018
Juanita High School. LWSD/Courtesy photo

Juanita resumes routine after rumors of school shooting

Police investigated a school shooting rumor at Juanita High School Thursday morning.

Juanita High School. LWSD/Courtesy photo

Senior housing property opens in Totem Lake

Athene offers 91 apartments, 20 of which are reserved for seniors exiting homelessness

Future Voter bill aims to improve young voter turnout

The bill was passed last month.

  • Mar 7, 2018

Shamrock Run 5K expected to cause traffic delays

The event is on March 17.

  • Mar 6, 2018