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LWTech students awarded scholarships by Washington State Hot Rod Hall of Fame

Ten Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) students were recently honored by…

  • Apr 27th, 2017

 

Rep. DelBene meets with Veterans Advisory Board

Before heading back to Washington, D.C., to address the nation’s budget, First…

 

Housing forum held at Kirkland City Hall

Housing, both in quantity and affordability, is undoubtedly an issue for Kirkland…

 

Planning commission to make Houghton/Everest zoning recommendations to Kirkland City Council

The Kirkland Planning Commission will finalize its recommendations to the Kirkland City…

Man arrested for doing meth in Totem Lake Malls parking lot

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  • Apr 28th, 2017

LW baseball to sponsor Hopelink food drive on senior night this Friday

The Lake Washington High baseball program will begin a new tradition this…

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Tom Neir announces run for Kirkland City Council

Candidates for Kirkland City Council are beginning to come forward as the…

Message from the city of Kirkland: Keep dogs leashed

The spring bloom draws many residents outside to enjoy the numerous parks and trails throughout Kirkland.

  • Apr 25th, 2017

Fire at Kirkland apartment sends one to the hospital, nine families displaced

An apartment fire sent one Kirkland resident to the hospital and killed…

Inslee signs bill allowing technical college high school grads to receive diplomas before age 21

On April 20, Gov. Jay Inslee signed Senate Bill 5640, which allows…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Kirkland college students’ games to be showcased at Power Play conference

Two games created by Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) students will…

  • Apr 21st, 2017

Three strangers honored by the Kirkland City Council for saving man’s life

When three strangers emerged from a grocery store just after noon on…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Unemployment rate drops in Washington to near-record low in March

Washington’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell from 4.9 to 4.7 percent in…

  • Apr 20th, 2017

Design options for Totem Lake Connector Bridge narrowed down to four

The Kirkland City Council, with help from citizen input, has narrowed down…

Suspect dents man’s vehicle with fists during road rage incident | Kirkland Police Blotter

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  • Apr 21st, 2017

Thirty LWSD schools receive 2016 Washington Achievement Awards

The Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) and the State Board…

  • Apr 19th, 2017

Congresswoman DelBene hosts town hall event

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene’s return to Washington State’s 1st District from Washington, D.C.…

King County Council approves blueprint for civilian oversight of law enforcement

The Metropolitan King County Council adopted legislation expanding the authorities and functions of the Office of Law Enforcement Oversight (OLEO) on Monday.

  • Apr 18th, 2017

Police called to Kirkland home for apparent murder-suicide incident

The Kirkland Police Department is investigating a possible murder and suicide incident…

King County property taxes due for first half of 2017

Property owners in King County have until May 1 to pay the…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Kirkland open house concerning bicycling on the 100th Avenue NE corridor

The team of engineers and landscape architects currently re-designing 100th Avenue NE…

  • Apr 24th, 2017

AT&T employees give back at Hopelink in Kirkland

AT&T employees volunteered at the Kirkland branch of Hopelink on Friday, working…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Lake Washington School District wins budget award

The Association of School Business Officials International (ASBO) has awarded Lake Washington…

  • Apr 17th, 2017

Police find meth while breaking up food fight at KFC | Kirkland Police Blotter

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  • Apr 14th, 2017

Woodinville resident enters 45th District Senate race as an independent

Woodinville resident Parker Harris has announced his candidacy for the 45th District…

LWSD seeks volunteers for District Equity Team

As part of the Lake Washington’s ongoing strategic improvement efforts, the district is forming a District Equity Team to help develop an equity plan focused on closing achievement and opportunity gaps for students.

  • Apr 13th, 2017

King County Elections to host candidate workshops

King County Elections will host two candidate workshops at the end of…

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Rossi endorses Republican 45th District candidate from Woodinville

Jinyoung Lee Englund of Woodinville has announced her candidacy for the 45th…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

EvergreenHealth named one of America’s 100 Top Hospitals by Truven Health Analytics

Truven Health AnalyticsTM has named EvergreenHealth one of the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals in the “Large Community Hospitals” category for the second straight year.

  • Apr 13th, 2017

Kirkland residents invited to apply to new Human Services Commission

The City of Kirkland has adult and youth vacancies on the newly…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

EvergreenHealth names first quarter Health Heroes for 2017

EvergreenHealth has announced the recipients of its Health Hero award for the…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

Kirkland to host interactive panel discussion on cycling in the city

Scores of Kirkland residents will be on their bicycles and in the…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

45th District Democrats, DelBene, Ferguson and more endorse Dhingra for state Senate seat

On April 5, the membership of the 45th District Democrats unanimously voted…

  • Apr 12th, 2017

Doreen Marchione, ‘legendary’ housing advocate, to retire from city council in December

Retiring Kirkland City Councilmember Doreen Marchione typically chooses to focus on the…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Drunk man arrested after driving car backwards down median | Kirkland Police Blotter

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Wind advisory in effect today

The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the Puget…

  • Apr 11th, 2017

School districts share homeless students’ struggles

By Grace Swanson WNPA Olympia News Bureau OLYMPIA — High school years:…

  • Apr 7th, 2017

Adjustment coming to I-405 express toll lane access point in Bothell

Interstate 405 drivers and bus riders use the express toll lanes for…

  • Apr 6th, 2017

Senate seat election draws candidate from outside 45th District

The race for the 45th District State Senate seat is garnering attention…

Senate passes Sen. Rossi’s state parks bill

The following is a release from Sen. Dino Rossi’s office: The Washington…

  • Apr 6th, 2017