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City of Kirkland’s new website search tool generates comprehensive property information

Property information just got easier to view on the City of Kirkland…

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

 

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Juanita High School teacher Matt Breysse appointed as Northshore Utility District Commissioner

Newly-appointed Northshore Utility District Commissioner Matt Breysse was sworn into office on Nov. 21.

  • Dec 2nd, 2016

 

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Decomposed body found in Kirkland homeless camp

A decomposed body was discovered in a pile of trash and brush…

 

Lake Washington High School sophomore Veronique Harris is given the ACLU of Washington Youth Activist Award from ACLU-WA Board President Jena Robinson. Contributed photo

Kirkland teen receives ACLU award

Lake Washington High School sophomore Veronique Harris already has multiple years of…

Lake Washington High School sophomore Veronique Harris is given the ACLU of Washington Youth Activist Award from ACLU-WA Board President Jena Robinson. Contributed photo

Intelligent traffic system aims to alleviate congestion on 100th Ave.

The City of Kirkland is in the midst of a $3 million…

Kirklanders can now pay for downtown parking by phone

Anyone who has used a paid parking lot knows the anxiety of…

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Man arrested on warrants by police during search for lost cat | Kirkland Police Blotter

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

  • Dec 1st, 2016
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New fee structure for Kirkland ballfields a curveball for kids, local sports organizations say

The City of Kirkland is in the process of changing the way…

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Chief Harris responds to questions about Kirkland Police policy on immigration status

The following is a release from the Kirkland Police Department: On Nov.…

  • Nov 28th, 2016
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Cross Kirkland Corridor receives award for analysis and planning efforts

In early November, the developers of the Cross Kirkland Corridor (CKC) received…

  • Nov 30th, 2016
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Rep. Roger Goodman (D-Kirkland) and Sen. David Frockt (D-Kenmore) listen to testimony in Olympia. Contributed photo

Rep. Goodman among Joint Task Force on the Use of Deadly Force in Community Policing, sends on 30 recommendations to legislature

After months of meetings where task force members heard from police, prosecutors,…

  • Nov 22nd, 2016
Rep. Roger Goodman (D-Kirkland) and Sen. David Frockt (D-Kenmore) listen to testimony in Olympia. Contributed photo
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Kirkland Councilmember Nixon, Hussey and Rossi chosen as candidates for 45th District Senate seat

The following is a release from the King County Republican Party: Dino…

  • Nov 21st, 2016
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The grand opening of the New Bethlehem Day Center in Kirkland was held on Nov. 16. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Kirkland Reporter

New Bethlehem Day Center opens in Kirkland

Church leaders, local elected officials and volunteers gathered at Salt House Church…

The grand opening of the New Bethlehem Day Center in Kirkland was held on Nov. 16. CATHERINE KRUMMEY/Kirkland Reporter

Juanita High junior collecting winter coats, hats for the homeless

One Juanita High School student is doing her best to make a…

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Female admits claim of sexual assault in Kirkland was fabricated

The following is a release from the Kirkland Police Department: On Nov.…

  • Nov 18th, 2016
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Kiwanis Club of Kirkland Christmas tree lot opens Nov. 25 | Sundberg

With Christmas approaching quickly, the Kiwanis Club of Kirkland (KCK) is gearing…

  • Nov 23rd, 2016
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Kiwanis Club of Kirkland sponsors annual drive for Eastside baby corner

Each year at this time, the Kiwanis Club of Kirkland (KCK) sponsors…

  • Nov 18th, 2016
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NUD responds to water main break on NE 124th Street

At approximately 9:15 a.m. Nov. 18, the Northshore Utility District was notified…

  • Nov 18th, 2016
EvergreenHealth’s Board of Commissioners formally appointed Tim McLaughlin as its newest board member on Nov. 15. Contributed photo

EvergreenHealth’s Board of Commissioners appoints McLaughlin as new member

EvergreenHealth’s Board of Commissioners formally appointed Tim McLaughlin as its newest board…

  • Nov 17th, 2016
EvergreenHealth’s Board of Commissioners formally appointed Tim McLaughlin as its newest board member on Nov. 15. Contributed photo
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Patient throws cup of soup at nurse at EvergreenHealth, no charges filed | Kirkland police blotter

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Kirkland City Council seeks qualified applicants for Position No. 2 vacancy

The Kirkland City Council called for letters of interest and resumes from qualified persons seeking appointment to Council Position No. 2 during its Nov. 15 meeting.

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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Redmond officers arrest woman in Kirkland for robbery

Redmond police arrested a 57-year-old woman at a Kirkland residence for robbery regarding an incident at Trader Joe’s, 15932 Redmond Way, on Tuesday afternoon.

  • Nov 17th, 2016
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King County Republican Party selection meeting to fill 45th District senate seat set for Saturday

The King County Republican Party, pursuant to the Washington State Constitution and…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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Sound Transit to host open house on Thursday for East Link station designs

Sound Transit is hosting a public meeting this from 5-7 p.m. Thursday…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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LWSD honors community partners, celebrates student success during American Education Week

Lake Washington School District (LWSD) recognized the many community partners, business leaders,…

  • Nov 16th, 2016
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Shelley Kloba, Suzan DelBene and Patty Murray pose for a picture with volunteers at the Northshore Education Association office in Bothell on Nov. 8. CATHERINE KRUMMEY / Bothell Reporter

Moving forward: Election winners share their plans

Now that the election is over, the newly elected local politicians are…

Shelley Kloba, Suzan DelBene and Patty Murray pose for a picture with volunteers at the Northshore Education Association office in Bothell on Nov. 8. CATHERINE KRUMMEY / Bothell Reporter
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Kirkland Oktoberfest donates $17,000 to local charities

The Kirkland Oktoberfest planning committee is kicking off the season of giving by donating its $17,000 in proceeds to several charitable organizations based in Kirkland.

  • Nov 15th, 2016
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Sen. McAuliffe receives honorary degree from Lake Washington Institute of Technology

Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe, D-Bothell, who has decided not to seek reelection after representing the 1st Legislative District in the Washington State Senate since 1992, has been awarded an honorary degree in public health by the Lake Washington Institute of Technology (LWIT).

  • Nov 15th, 2016
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One lane of the White River bridge will be closed Sunday, March 13 from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Flaggers will alternate traffic in the remaining open lane.

Street closures and foot traffic Saturday for Turkey Trot in Kirkland

Commuters should expect traffic delays due to the annual Hopelink Turkey Trot…

  • Nov 15th, 2016
One lane of the White River bridge will be closed Sunday, March 13 from 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m. Flaggers will alternate traffic in the remaining open lane.
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Kirkland reps help craft and adopted King County budget

The following is a release from King County: King County Councilmember Claudia…

  • Nov 15th, 2016
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Mama Lynch will be on hand at Liquid Lime in Kirkland on Friday. Contributed photo

Families of Seahawk players to host Toys for Tots event and food drive in Kirkland

The families of Seahawk players will host a Blue Friday Family Circle Toys for Tots and Food Drive on Friday, Nov. 18 in Kirkland.

  • Nov 15th, 2016
Mama Lynch will be on hand at Liquid Lime in Kirkland on Friday. Contributed photo
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Updated local 2016 general election results for Kirkland area

These are the results of the 2016 November general election for local…

  • Nov 15th, 2016
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Andrew Richardson Hill | Obituary

Andrew Richardson Hill Andy Hill of Redmond, Washington was surrounded by loving…

  • Nov 14th, 2016
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Juanita, Lake Washington students walk out of class in protest of election

Several hundred students at Juanita and Lake Washington high schools walked out…

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Sen. Andy Hill’s family exits the St. Jude Parish church this afternoon in Redmond following a memorial funeral mass. Andy Nystrom, Redmond Reporter

Sen. Andy Hill remembered by hundreds during memorial in Redmond

Hundreds of people gathered at the St. Jude Parish church in Redmond…

Sen. Andy Hill’s family exits the St. Jude Parish church this afternoon in Redmond following a memorial funeral mass. Andy Nystrom, Redmond Reporter
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EvergreenHealth offers free counseling for ACA open enrollment

The EvergreenHealth Community Healthcare Access Team (CHAT) is offering free assistance to…

  • Nov 11th, 2016
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Man spits in face of bus driver, arrested for assault | Kirkland Police Blotter

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

  • Nov 11th, 2016
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Washington State Legislature Redmond Sen. Andy Hill says he is battling a recurrence of lung cancer. Contributed photo

King County Executive orders flags lowered in honor of Sen. Andy Hill

King County Executive Dow Constantine has ordered flags lowered to half-staff at…

  • Nov 11th, 2016
Washington State Legislature Redmond Sen. Andy Hill says he is battling a recurrence of lung cancer. Contributed photo
Kirkland Mayor Amy Walen, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene, Lake Washington Institute of Technology President Dr. Amy Morrison Goings and Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success (CEVSS) Coordinator Ahmad Bennett cut the ribbon to officially open the center at LWTech. Submitted photo

LWTech opens veteran student success center

Lake Washington Institute of Technology is a place where veterans feel welcome,…

Kirkland Mayor Amy Walen, Congresswoman Suzan DelBene, Lake Washington Institute of Technology President Dr. Amy Morrison Goings and Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success (CEVSS) Coordinator Ahmad Bennett cut the ribbon to officially open the center at LWTech. Submitted photo
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WSDOT moves forward with fast-tracked improvements to north end of I-405

Much-needed relief is coming soon for northbound Interstate 405 travelers experiencing traffic…

  • Nov 11th, 2016
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