<p>Laughs Comedy Spot has been a local favorite since it opened in 2007, but the owners are shutting it down on June 4 and heading to Seattle. <em>Aaron Kunkler/Kirkland Reporter</em></p> -

Kirkland loses its Laughs, comedy club moving to Seattle

  • May 27, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 9:13AM

After nearly nine years and countless shows, Kirkland's Laughs Comedy Spot will be closing its doors this weekend as the owners look to open a new club in Seattle's University District.


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Kirkland senior is victim of hit and run | Kirkland police blotter

  • May 27, 2016 at 6:30AM

The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical round-up of all calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Kirkland Reporter police blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Kirkland, which average about 1,000 per week.

Kirkland City Council considers changes to marijuana retail law

  • May 27, 2016 at 6:30AM

Last June the state legislature voted to give cities the authority to reduce buffers around retail marijuana businesses, leading the Kirkland City Council to consider reducing the 1,000-foot buffers around day cares to 100 feet.

EvergreenHealth announces Board of Commissioners expansion workshops

  • May 27, 2016 at 6:30AM

EvergreenHealth's Board of Commissioners recently approved a resolution to expand the King County Public Hospital District No. 2 board from five to seven commissioners. The resolution requests that King County Elections place a proposition on the Aug. 2 primary election ballot to allow the registered voters in EvergreenHealth's district to decide on the expansion.

Antique Mall site in downtown Kirkland could be redeveloped this summer

  • May 26, 2016 at 12:00AM updated at 2:59PM

Construction on a mixed-use development at the site of Kirkland's old Antique Mall could begin this summer, according to the developer.

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