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Kirkland announces David Wolbrecht as New Neighborhood Services Coordinator

David Wolbrecht has been tapped to become the City of Kirkland’s new Neighborhood Services Outreach Coordinator. He will serve as the liaison between Kirkland’s 13… Continue reading

  • Nov 17, 2017

 

Couple argues over man’s contact with ex | Police blotter for Nov 10-15

The blotter feature is a description of a small selection of police incidents and calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers.

  • Nov 16, 2017

 

Washington state auditor: More accountability audits needed for state agencies

Auditor’s office seeking $700,000 from Washington Legislature

 

Kenmore Mayor, David Baker, speaks at the grand opening celebration for the new EvergreenHealth location across the street from city hall.

EvergreenHealth opens new location in Kenmore

EvergreenHealth opened its new Kenmore location this month. Just across the street from City Hall in the LINQ at Spencer Square building at 18151 68th… Continue reading

Kenmore Mayor, David Baker, speaks at the grand opening celebration for the new EvergreenHealth location across the street from city hall.

PSE warns customers of scams

PSE participates in national campaign to protect consumers.

  • Nov 16, 2017

Kiwanis Club of Kirkland Christmas tree lot opens Nov. 24

With Christmas approaching quickly, the Kiwanis Club of Kirkland is gearing up for their biggest fundraiser of the year. Since 1971, the club has sold… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2017

Incumbents, Sage and Dhingra continue to lead in election

The latest election results.

  • Nov 14, 2017
An artistic rendering of the central plaza and storefronts at The Village at Totem Lake. Courtesy of CcnterCal.

Construction continues at Totem Lake village with completion set for early 2020

Development and construction continue around the recently opened Trader Joe’s and Nordstrom Rack as The Village at Totem Lake paves the way for Whole Foods,… Continue reading

An artistic rendering of the central plaza and storefronts at The Village at Totem Lake. Courtesy of CcnterCal.

Man found passed out behind the wheel | Police blotter for Nov. 2-6

The blotter feature is a description of a small selection of police incidents and calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers.

  • Nov 14, 2017

Watoto Children’s Choir comes to Kirkland churches

Ugandan group tours to advocate for the 18 million African children currently orphaned by AIDS

Heavy wind storm leads to power outages in Inglewood and Finn Hill neighborhoods

National Weather Service expects up to 60 mph gusts throughout today for the greater Seattle area.

Bellevue police still searching for answers in disappearance of Sky Metalwala 6 years later

Law enforcement has pursued more than 2,500 tips, spent more than 14,000 hours and more than $2 million on the investigation.

  • Nov 13, 2017

Kirkland teacher honored as Elementary Teacher of the Week

On Thursday, Oct. 19 at 10 a.m., STAR 101.5 surprised Henry David Thoreau Elementary teacher, Ms. Casey Conroy, and presented her with the STAR 101.5… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2017

No injuries in two Kirkland house fires Wednesday night

Crews from the Kirkland Fire Department and surrounding agencies responded to two house fires Wednesday night. There were no injuries to civilians or firefighters in… Continue reading

Initial election results in for Kirkland races

Ballots continue to be counted for Tuesday’s election, with the latest numbers in Wednesday afternoon. Results are according to King County Elections. In Kirkland, residents… Continue reading

Notice of Lake Washington Institute of Technology Board of Trustees meeting Nov. 13

The Board of Trustees for Lake Washington Institute of Technology are scheduled to meet on Monday, Nov. 13, from 5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. in… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2017

King County could ban solitary confinement for youth in detention

King County Council Vice Chair Rod Dembowski has been looking for ways to improve the county’s juvenile justice system for a while now. And when,… Continue reading

City and county prepare for onslaught of cold weather

King County and Kirkland are preparing for winter weather conditions as an early snowfall sprinkled the region last weekend. King County Metro warned drivers to… Continue reading

Narcan, the Eastside and how to curb the overdose epidemic

Emergency medical technicians in Redmond have been carrying the opioid overdose-reversing drug Naloxone since the spring of 2016, and last year alone first responders used… Continue reading

Kirkland behavioral therapy center receives national accreditation

A local behavioral therapy center recently received national accreditation, making it one of the three accredited organizations in Washington and one of only 47 in… Continue reading