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Female mayors discuss opportunities in their cities

Emerging leaders focus on diversity, development and deliberate actions.

 

Kirkland firefighters and Puget Sound Energy staff examine the aftermath of a four-hour fire that destroyed the Rose Hill Village and “annihilated” Decks and Spas. Kailan Manandic/staff photo

Locals rally around business incinerated by Rose Hill fire

A GoFundMe campaign for Kirkland’s Decks and Spas has raised over $17,000 to rebuild the business.

 

Lake Washington students continue to score well above state average on state assessments

Work continues to ensure every student is successful.

  • Sep 20, 2018

 

Kirkland Police Explorers bring home hardware

Law enforcement professionals in training win first place at local competition.

Semi-truck pulls down utility poles, closes 84th Avenue Northeast in Kirkland

The truck was caught on cables and pulled down five poles, closing the street for more than 24 hours.

Photos courtesy of Trooper Rick Johnson

Troopers seek hit and run suspect, call on public for help

The Washington State Patrol asked locals for any information to identify the vehicle and suspect.

Photos courtesy of Trooper Rick Johnson

Welcome to Juanita event, Sept. 15

The Juanita Neighborhoods Association is hosting an event from noon to 3 p.m. at Edith Moulton Park.

  • Sep 14, 2018

Kirkland reopens the city’s oldest fire station

Kirkland’s Fire Station 25 opened 44 years ago and hadn’t been remodeled until October 2017.

Kirkland City Hall. File photo

City’s updates to Rose Hill, Bridle Trails neighborhood plans underway

The updates would consolidate the two Rose Hill neighborhood plans.

Kirkland City Hall. File photo

Kirkland fire department responds to early morning fire in Rose Hill

Crews from Bellevue, Redmond, Bothell, Woodinville and Eastside Fire and Rescue also responded to the fire at Rose Hill Village.

  • Sep 12, 2018

Citywide block party ‘Crossing Kirkland’ connects community

Residents got to walk, bike, eat and meet on the Cross Kirkland Corridor.

Kirkland church groups build tiny houses for the homeless

The homes will be donated to villages in Seattle.

LWSF announces campaign to help kids start school year strong

Pantry Packs is a featured beneficiary of Start Strong campaign.

  • Sep 7, 2018

Kirkland Fire Station 25 open house set for Sept. 9

Station 25 is the oldest fire station in Kirkland.

  • Sep 7, 2018

Two projects in the works for Kirkland’s Rose Hill neighborhood

The projects are being proposed as the city works through a neighborhood plan update.

Suspect brandishes folding knife in road rage incident | police blotter

The Kirkland Police blotter for Aug. 17 through 22.

  • Sep 4, 2018

Activists question PSE’s energy plan update at meeting

Puget Sound Energy representatives presented an annual update to their integrated resource plan.

YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner. Photo courtesy of Youth Eastside Services.

Universal mental health screenings to be introduced in local middle schools

YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner.

YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner. Photo courtesy of Youth Eastside Services.

Eastside’s Zangaglia honored for nonprofit work

The HopeFest has served 6,500 low-income or homeless people in King County.

Labor strike delays contractor work on Sixth Street South, 120th Avenue Northeast

Five-day closure of Sixth Street’s intersection with Kirkland Way is also delayed by the strike.

  • Aug 27, 2018