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Kirkland resident named to Friends of Youth Board of Directors

Friends of Youth has announced that Kirkland resident Dave Padmos joined its…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

 

King County Council remembers 75th anniversary of Exec. Order 9066

The following is a release from King County: The Metropolitan King County…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

 

Rep. Goodman takes on issue of prisoners’ early release, mistakes

By Tim Gruver WNPA Olympia News Bureau OLYMPIA – Sloppy paperwork could…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

 

House passes Rep. Goodman’s bill protecting sexual assault victims

Earlier today, the Washington State House of Representatives passed House Bill 1384…

  • Feb 20th, 2017

Walen announces run for re-election to Kirkland City Council

Mayor Amy Walen has announced her intention to run for re-election to…

  • Feb 20th, 2017

Kirkland street to close for up to eight months starting Feb. 27

The City of Kirkland has granted authorization for 120th Avenue NE in…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

First of three meetings tomorrow on Houghton/Everest Neighborhood Center, Sixth Street corridor study

Those interested in hearing more about the City of Kirkland’s potential land…

Thriving state marijuana market gets potful of legislative attention

By Tim Gruver WNPA Olympia News Bureau OLYMPIA, Feb. 20 – A…

  • Feb 20th, 2017

Kirkland senator seeks to shield Washingtonians from President’s executive orders

By Enrique Pérez de la Rosa WNPA Olympia News Bureau OLYMPIA, Feb.…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

Open space officially named for Bud Homan

An area of open space along the Kirkland-Bothell border has officially been…

Kirkland City Council to hold public hearing on Inclusive City actions tonight

The Kirkland City Council will hold a public hearing tomorrow to consider…

  • Feb 22nd, 2017

What will happen to Juanita High students during the rebuild in 2019? District to give answers on March 1

A vision for a new Juanita High School and the two-year transition…

King County Council approved Eastside Rail Corridor master plan

The Metropolitan King County Council passed the Eastside Rail Corridor’s Trail Master…

King County organizations combat apartment evictions that lead to homelessness

Each year, thousands of low-income individuals go to the Housing Justice Project…

North and East King County cities commit $7 million to human services

The following is a release from Eastside Human Services Forum: Leadership of…

  • Feb 15th, 2017

Woman breaks marble table top during domestic violence incident | Kirkland police blotter

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

King County Council adopts the Eastside Rail Corridor Trail Master Plan

The following is a release from King County: The Metropolitan King County…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Kirkland Salary Commission special meeting Thursday

The City of Kirkland Salary Commission is holding a special meeting at…

  • Feb 14th, 2017

Sweet announces intent to run for re-election to the Kirkland City Council

Kirkland City Council member Penny Sweet has announced her intention to run…

  • Feb 13th, 2017

Senior deputy King County prosecutor to challenge for 45th District senate seat

Senior Deputy King County Prosecutor Manka Dhingra has announced that she will…

  • Feb 13th, 2017

Kirkland CERT 23 starts Feb. 23

If and when the Puget Sound region experiences a disaster such as…

Kirkland pot shop incident caught on video, police seek suspect

Violence erupted at a Kirkland retail marijuana store when an intoxicated customer…

Public comment on Kirkland’s stormwater plan due March 1

Kirkland residents and business owners are encouraged to review the draft 2017…

  • Feb 10th, 2017

Local leaders comment on appellate court immigration-ban ruling

The United States Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, comprised of…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

Kirkland moving forward with new fire station in Juanita

The City of Kirkland has multiple projects in the works to ensure…

Issaquah shelter gives refuge to women, children escaping domestic violence

Editor’s Note: The woman featured in this story is a victim of…

Small amounts of cocaine, meth, heroin discovered during stolen vehicle arrest | Kirkland police blotter

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

‘Pittsburgh of the Pacific’? That was nearly Kirkland’s destiny | Redmond Historical Society Saturday Speaker Series

If not for a shift in economic fortunes, quaint Kirkland might instead…

  • Feb 9th, 2017

City hoping for ‘iconic’ bridge as part of major Totem Lake investments

The City of Kirkland is hoping to build an iconic bridge to…

Washington’s basic driver’s license fails federal REAL ID requirements House, Senate bills could cure the problem

By Tim Gruver WNPA Olympia News Bureau OLYMPIA –– Your driver’s license…

  • Feb 7th, 2017

Kirkland-area schools open Wedesday after snow, ice force closures

Lake Washington School District will be open for business as usual on…

Lake Washington Institute of Technology in Kirkland changes schedule due to weather

The Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWTech) has announced that all classes…

  • Feb 7th, 2017

Trees down on Cross Kirkland Corridor, use caution

The recent snow fall has resulted in some trees falling across the…

  • Feb 6th, 2017

LWSD cancels classes at Kirkland schools for Tuesday due to road conditions | UPDATE

All Kirkland public schools in the Lake Washington School District are closed…

Snow blankets Kirkland and closes schools, causes power outage | UPDATE

All Lake Washington School District schools in Kirkland are closed today, Feb.…

Man arrested after painting anti-Trump messages inside Kingsgate Safeway | Kirkland police blotter

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

Volunteers, former homeless take to streets for point-in-time homeless count

Editor’s note: This is part three in a monthlong series on Eastside…

Kirkland’s Kamiakin Middle School band sets record with selections to 2017 Junior All-State Band

Kamiakin Middle School’s music department set a new school record this year…

  • Feb 2nd, 2017

Daniels Real Estate to host St. Edward Seminary open house

Daniels Real Estate is partnering with the Kenmore Heritage Association, the Association…

  • Feb 7th, 2017