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Suspect ruined victim’s lunch break with knife | Police blotter

The Kirkland police blotter for Aug. 9 through 14.

  • Aug 27, 2018

Reykdal: Washington State will not arm its teachers

State Superintendent responds to Betsy Devos’ consideration to arm teachers.

  • Aug 25, 2018
Outdoor recreation activities have resumed in Kirkland. Reporter file photo

City outdoor recreation activities resume regular schedule today

Outdoor activities were cancelled earlier in the week due to poor air quality.

  • Aug 24, 2018
Outdoor recreation activities have resumed in Kirkland. Reporter file photo

Kirkland man convicted for 20-year tax evasion scheme

The man used multiple methods to evade taxes, lived in Kirkland and owned a local business.

Three students receive scholarships through the BECU Foundation

BECU invests in student financial health through BECU Foundation scholarship and internship program.

  • Aug 22, 2018

City cancels outdoor activities due to poor air quality

All outdoor recreation activites are canceled for Aug. 21 and Aug. 22.

  • Aug 22, 2018
Kirkland City Hall - Reporter file photo

City Hall for All event welcomes Kirkland residents to connect with city, community resources

Kirkland to host City Hall for All event on Saturday, Oct. 6.

  • Aug 22, 2018
Kirkland City Hall - Reporter file photo

Victim catches car prowler red-handed | Police blotter

The Kirkland police blotter for Aug. 2 through 6.

  • Aug 22, 2018
Photo by SounderBruce/Wikipedia Commons

King County suspends detective for attacking Uber driver

The sheriff’s discipline comes as the result of violent off-duty behavior.

Photo by SounderBruce/Wikipedia Commons

Houghton Beach closes due to high fecal coliform bacteria

The beach will be closed until at least Aug. 22.

  • Aug 20, 2018

Race for King County prosecutor heats up at forum

Former public defender Daron Morris slams incumbent Dan Satterberg for the use of bail in the county justice system.

The new Evergreen Point Floating Bridge, on the first weekday of bi-directional traffic. Photographed from the Evergreen Point lid on the east end of the bridge. Photo courtesy of <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:SounderBruce" title="User:SounderBruce">SounderBruce</a> on Wikimedia Commons

Handcuffed Kirkland man dies after jumping off 520 bridge

The 31-year-old Kirkland local resisted arrest after he was in handcuffs and jumped off the bridge.

  • Aug 17, 2018
The new Evergreen Point Floating Bridge, on the first weekday of bi-directional traffic. Photographed from the Evergreen Point lid on the east end of the bridge. Photo courtesy of <a href="https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:SounderBruce" title="User:SounderBruce">SounderBruce</a> on Wikimedia Commons

Grocery Outlet Bargain Market to open store in Bridle Trails

Grand opening will donate funds to HopeLink.

  • Aug 17, 2018

Wildfire smoke causes poor air quality across region

Puget Sound Clean Air Agency urges people to take precautions.

  • Aug 16, 2018

Peter Kirk Golf Classic returns for its 24th year

The annual event will be at Inglewood Golf Club Sept. 17.

  • Aug 16, 2018

DennyFest promises family fun in Kirkland

The annual neighborhood festival will be held Aug. 19 at O.O. Denny Park.

Secretary Wyman calls for nominations for Medals of Merit and Valor

Awards are given to civilians for courageous acts of service.

  • Aug 16, 2018

Kirkland puts community safety, police services on ballot

Resolution R-5324 will use a 0.1 percent sales tax increase to fund new community safety programs.

City of Kirkland outdoor recreation activities canceled due to poor air quality

All outdoor recreation activities for today, Aug. 15 are canceled.

  • Aug 15, 2018

King County law enforcement agencies deploy emphasis patrols for Labor Day weekend

The emphasis patrols will be from Aug. 17-Sept. 3.

  • Aug 15, 2018