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New Kirkland Arts Center Gallery exhibit explores time through ceramics

The Kirkland Arts Center Gallery premiered its new exhibition for the summer…

 

District candidates garner copious campaign contributions

Campaigns for seats in the Washington state 45th and 48th district House…

 

Phishing scam targeting Washington businesses

The Washington Department of Revenue is warning businesses to be aware of…

  • Jul 26th, 2017

 

A tiny home for the homeless

LWTech course to construct 120-square foot home for homeless family

Man escapes community custody and found with expensive bike | Police blotter for July 7-13

The blotter feature is a description of a small selection of police…

  • Jul 25th, 2017

Kirkland Waste Management truck drivers preserve deep ties with community

The City of Kirkland’s decision to extend their contract with Waste Management…

Lt. Governor Habib to Visit Kirkland to Talk about Civil Discourse

Lt. Governor Cyrus Habib will visit Kirkland City Hall on Saturday, July…

  • Jul 24th, 2017

Detectives uncover car prowl ring linked to 150 incidents around the region

The Bellevue Police Department has arrested more than 10 people allegedly part…

Local Girl Scouts educate younger peers in Global Action Team

Menstruation. Child birth. Mental health. They are topics that many people are…

18-year-old Kirkland man dies in collision on I-405

An 18-year-old man died in a crash on southbound Interstate 405 in…

State Legislature candidates talk shop at community forum

Four candidates running for state Legislature seats in the 45th and 48th…

Construction on Juanita High School begins

Construction crews have begun tearing down portions of Juanita High School (JHS)…

  • Jul 17th, 2017

Walen signs Mayor’s National Climate Action Agenda

The Kirkland City Council authorized Mayor Amy Walen to sign the Mayor’s…

  • Jul 13th, 2017

Municipal League rates 48th District candidates

The Municipal League of King County recently rated nearly 50 candidates running…

Winkler-Schor’s time on Kirkland Youth Council leads to public activism

Since the time she was a little girl, 23-year-old Lilith Winkler-Schor, formerly…

Man arrested for stealing watermelon, a page protector, toys and more | Police blotter for July 1-4

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  • Jul 12th, 2017

Kirkland Uncorked returns for 11th year

Enjoying a refreshing Riesling in the sun and helping cats and dogs…

Man arrested for punching bouncer at pub | Police blotter for June 23-29

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  • Jul 7th, 2017

Candidates for school board seat come with teaching experience

The race for district three director on the Lake Washington School District…

Kirkland church joins refugee hosting program

“Jesus was a refugee.” So reads a banner outside of Holy Spirit…

Three candidates running for city council Pos. 7

Three candidates have filed for the open Position 7 on the Kirkland…

Kirkland-area Eagle Scout projects benefit local and international communities

Five Lake Washington School District students have received recognition for achieving the…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

Celebrate Kirkland event brings thousands to downtown

The Kirkland community was out in full force for its annual Celebrate…

  • Jul 5th, 2017

City of Kirkland launches online survey on housing issues

The City of Kirkland has launched an online survey to collect public…

  • Jun 28th, 2017

Kirkland City Council approves 2017-2022 Transportation Improvement Program

The Kirkland City Council has approved the 2017-22 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP).…

Food truck operating in Kirkland closed by health inspector

Taqueria Guadalajara, a mobile food truck found operating at 9800 N.E. 116th…

  • Jun 28th, 2017

Heritage Park rally urges state lawmakers to pass budget

On a sunny summer day, it’s not unusual to find groups of…

LWTech receives grant for automotive student scholarships

The RPM Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to cultivating the next generation of…

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Woman arrested for DUI after dragging street sign under car | Police blotter for June 11-21

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  • Jun 27th, 2017

New HomeStreet Bank in Redmond to be managed by Kirkland resident

HomeStreet Bank opened a new retail branch this month in Redmond at…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

56 students graduate from ICS

On June 19, the International Community School (ICS) in Kirkland graduated 56…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

Kirkland Cultural Arts Commission announces two calls for artists to create public art

The City of Kirkland and the Kirkland Cultural Arts Commission (KCAC) are…

  • Jun 27th, 2017

Kirkland police’s Hamilton graduates from F.B.I. National Academy

On June 7, Kirkland police Capt. Bill Hamilton graduated alongside 227 other…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

Kirkland to participate in National Night Out Against Crime

The Kirkland Police and Fire departments are encouraging Kirkland neighborhoods to participate…

  • Jun 26th, 2017

Eastside Prep graduates headed to schools all over the country

The graduation ceremony for Kirkland’s Eastside Preparatory School was held June 10…

  • Jun 24th, 2017

City of Kirkland hires new neighborhood services coordinator

Doreen Booth has joined the City of Kirkland staff as the new…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

City of Kirkland reminds residents of fireworks ban

The City of Kirkland’s year-round fireworks ban prohibits the sale and use…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

LWSD students place at ‘Math is Cool’ state contest

Nearly 500 students from around the state competed in the Math Is…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017

Heat advisory in effect this weekend

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory, in effect through…

  • Jun 23rd, 2017