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Getting to know new Kirkland Councilmember Neal Black

Getting to know new Kirkland Councilmember Neal Black

Fresh to the Kirkland City Council, Black has roots in law and Houghton Community Council.

Getting to know new Kirkland Councilmember Neal Black

Kirkland will house Woodinville inmates

Woodinville approved the contract in September.

Design plans submitted for upcoming culvert replacement in Kirkland

Construction at 100th Avenue Northeast planned to begin next summer.

Sexual misconduct reports triple following ‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign

Sexual misconduct reports triple following ‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign

Joint effort to curb unwanted harassment proves successful.

Sexual misconduct reports triple following ‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign
A photo of Kirkland Police’s customer service desk that was used to initially promote the animal services program. Photo courtesy of the city of Kirkland

Kirkland Animal Services goes door-to-door for pet license renewals

Kirkland Animal Services took over city-wide licensing in January and is asking locals to renew.

A photo of Kirkland Police’s customer service desk that was used to initially promote the animal services program. Photo courtesy of the city of Kirkland
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
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
Rabid bat found near Woodinville

Rabid bat found near Woodinville

County health officials urge anyone who may have been exposed to the bat to seek treatment.

Rabid bat found near Woodinville
Juanita High students vote to keep ‘Rebels’ mascot

Juanita High students vote to keep ‘Rebels’ mascot

Students voted last June 7 and June 11 to keep the current mascot.

Juanita High students vote to keep ‘Rebels’ mascot
Kirkland police arrest suspect in road rage shooting incident

Kirkland police arrest suspect in road rage shooting incident

There were no injuries as the suspect attacked the victim with a machete and rifle while the victim defended himself with a pistol.

Kirkland police arrest suspect in road rage shooting incident
The Season’s Best Performances, Plays, and Nutcrackers

The Season’s Best Performances, Plays, and Nutcrackers

Holiday stories from stages in Bellevue, Seattle, and throughout King County.

The Season’s Best Performances, Plays, and Nutcrackers
The Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition takes over downtown Seattle on Dec. 1.

A Complete List of Holiday Concerts Throughout King County

Holiday cheer for your ears.

The Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition takes over downtown Seattle on Dec. 1.
Lvl Up Sprites replace pixels with beads. Courtesy of GeekCraft Expo

The Holiday Shopping Guide to Unique Gifts and Memorable Moments

Bazzars, pop-ups, and retail events from Seattle to Bellevue and beyond.

Lvl Up Sprites replace pixels with beads. Courtesy of GeekCraft Expo
The Most Merry Parades and Parties Around Puget Sound

The Most Merry Parades and Parties Around Puget Sound

Lights, boats, and Santas run amok!

The Most Merry Parades and Parties Around Puget Sound
The annual Kirkland Winterfest tree lighting will take place Sunday.

Small Business Saturday, Kirkland Winterfest on Sunday

The Kirkland Winterfest Holiday Tree Lighting and Music Festival will be held from 2-6 p.m. on Sunday at Marin Park in downtown Kirkland. The event is presented by the Kirkland Downtown Association.

The annual Kirkland Winterfest tree lighting will take place Sunday.
Halloween is tomorrow.

Some spooktacular Halloween happenings around Kirkland

Here is a list of a few Halloween events taking place in kirkland this weekend, starting today.

Halloween is tomorrow.

Kirkland man sentenced to ten years in prison for molestation images

A Kirkland resident was sentenced to ten years in prison and ten years of supervised release on March 13 in U.S. District Court in Seattle after being caught with images of children being raped and molested. The collection is believed to be one of the largest ever seized in Western Washington.

Bruce Farr demonstrates fly fishing.

Fly fishing club celebrates 40th anniversary of breakthrough

Check out old photos of fly fishing and you'll see it: a couple of guys by the water casting their lines. After all, it was a man's sport. Forty years ago a group of people in Bellevue changed all that.

Bruce Farr demonstrates fly fishing.
The Public Health clinic in Bothell

King County biennial budget keeps Northshore clinic open through 2015

The Metropolitan King County Council unanimously approved its first biennial budget on Nov. 18, which provides funding to keep the doors open at their public health clinic in Northshore until December 2015.

The Public Health clinic in Bothell
Kirkland residents donated many boxes of food last year during the 2013 Nourishing Network's annual Thanksgiving food drive.

Nourishing Networks’ Thanksgiving food-box project expands, bets on Kirklanders

Kirkland Nourishing Network is expanding to help at seven schools in Kirkland as its third year of providing food boxes to needy elementary school children during school breaks begins.

Kirkland residents donated many boxes of food last year during the 2013 Nourishing Network's annual Thanksgiving food drive.