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Kirkland City Council offers 120th Street extension to public with celebration event

Mayor Amy Walen, third from left, chats with a young attendee of the Nov. 19 road-opening ceremony for Northeast 120th Street. Council Members Dave Asher, far left, Toby Nixon, second from left, and Jay Arnold, far right, also participated in the event. - Christian Knight/City of Kirkland
  • Nov 20, 2014 at 5:11PM

Northeast 120th Street is performing “remarkably well,” said Chuck Morrison, a Kirkland transportation engineer who has been closely monitoring Totem Lake traffic since the city brought the 900-foot extension onto its street network Wednesday afternoon.

 

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Going to Sea-Tac Airport this Thanksgiving holiday? So are 599,999 others

  • Nov 22, 2014 at 7:00AM

More than 600,000 travelers will go through Seattle-Tacoma International Airport during the Thanksgiving holiday week, with the busiest traffic days when everyone is headed home. It’s not the busiest time of the year (the summer is) but it may feel like it for travelers, so here are tips and some numbers for a little context.

Kirkland firefighter Bill Hoover receives award for improving training standards

  • Nov 21, 2014 at 9:00AM

Kirkland Fire Cpt. Bill Hoover has received the American Professional Management Services Meritorious Award for his efforts to improve firefighter training standards, as well as safety while responding to fires.

Kirkland Police Department offers free, anonymous disposal program for unwanted prescription drugs

  • Nov 21, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Kirkland Police Department now offers an ongoing program that allows citizens to dispose of unwanted prescription drugs into a secured receptacle in the Police Department lobby, located at the Kirkland Justice Center, 11750 NE 118th Street. Citizens can anonymously dispose of their unused prescription drugs Monday through Friday between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m.

Bothell man ignores lucky numbers, wins $1 million at Kirkland gas station

  • Nov 21, 2014 at 7:00AM

An anonymous Bothell man was in complete disbelief about winning a $1 million Powerball prize until the moment he walked into the Everett Lottery office to claim his prize a few days later.

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