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Inslee talks education, carbon tax and opioid crisis

Carbon tax proposal would replenish the state’s reserves for the first year for education spending.

 

Lawmaker unveils ambitious plan to protect Salish Sea

The bill would aim to restore salmon while cutting down on toxins and noise pollution.

 

Alzheimer’s Association recruiting volunteer facilitators for caregiver support groups in Kirkland

The Alzheimer’s Association is currently recruiting local volunteers to facilitate Family Caregiver Support Groups in Kirkland and help make a difference in the life of… Continue reading

  • Jan 11, 2018

Lake Washington Institute of Technology to hold recurring community resource fair

Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) will host a Community Resource Fair on Jan. 11 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The fair is part… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2018

1st District legislators talk priorities for 2018 session

UW Bothell and Cascadia College recently hosted 1st District Sen. Guy Palumbo and Reps. Shelley Kloba and Derek Stanford.

The city’s map of the renovation area. <em>Courtesy of the City of Kirkland</em>

City breaks ground for renovations at Edith Moulton Park

Construction is scheduled to take place through July.

The city’s map of the renovation area. <em>Courtesy of the City of Kirkland</em>

Fully funding education, passing capital budget top focus this legislative session

Eastside legislators met to discuss issues at annual breakfast

Kirkland Municipal Court Judge, Michael Lambo swears in newly elected council member Tom Neir at the Jan. 2 city council meeting. <em>Courtesy of the City of Kirkland. </em>

Kirkland City Council re-elects Walen over Asher for mayor at Jan. 2 meeting.

Asher said he wanted consideration for the position as he is in the last half of his last term on council

Kirkland Municipal Court Judge, Michael Lambo swears in newly elected council member Tom Neir at the Jan. 2 city council meeting. <em>Courtesy of the City of Kirkland. </em>

LWSD places bond, levies on February ballot

Voters in the Lake Washington School District (LWSD) will be asked to approve two levy renewals and a bond on the Feb. 13 special election… Continue reading

Eastside Muslim Safety Forum brings awareness to cultural understanding, crime prevention

Police officers around the Eastside gather with community in Bellevue

Kirkland sailor serves in Indian Ocean

Vongpanya is currently assigned to the USS Pearl Harbor.

  • Jan 5, 2018

45th district Dems give priority preview

At the state 45th Legislative District’s first meeting of 2018 on Wednesday night, Democrats took time to review some issues left unresolved after last year’s… Continue reading

LWTech hosts Board of Trustees meeting

The Board of Trustees for Lake Washington Institute of Technology are scheduled to meet on Jan. 8 from 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. in the… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2018

Local church helps women get off the streets and into homes

The Sophia Way aims to eventually open a permanent emergency shelter in Kirkland.

Fanny Yee (center) stands among the Northshore Utility District Board of Commissioners along with Al Nelson (right), who is the incoming general manager. Courtesy of the Northshore Utility District

Northshore Utility District sends off long-time manager

More than 70,000 residents in parts of Bothell, Kirkland and the entirety of Kenmore recently lost a long-time public servant who quietly helped keep their… Continue reading

Fanny Yee (center) stands among the Northshore Utility District Board of Commissioners along with Al Nelson (right), who is the incoming general manager. Courtesy of the Northshore Utility District

Firefighters extinguish Redmond apartment blaze

There were no reported injuries in a Redmond apartment fire on the afternoon of Dec. 29. Firefighters from the Redmond Fire Department extinguished the blaze… Continue reading

  • Jan 2, 2018

Redmond Fire Department honors Eastside family for life-saving action

It was a seemingly normal day last April as Frank Inman, 76, helped his daughter, her husband and other family members move items at a… Continue reading