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Far from glamorous, the day after Election Day can be a real chore for candidates as they pick up their campaign signs from the area’s local byways and main roads.
The future of a downtown building project now before a Superior Court judge could soon be resolved after Kirkland City Council agreed Nov. 4 to review new plans as part of a settlement agreement.
More than 10,000 Kirkland voters registered to vote at over than a dozen local polling places braved sporadic rain showers, a minor oil-spill and registration mix-ups Nov. 4 as the climax to the 2008 Election arrived.
The room rumbled on Tuesday night at the Westin Hotel in Seattle as a crowd of democratic supporters cheered for Gov. Christine Gregoire in unison,… Continue reading
It was 1918 — the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month. The Great War, which had begun in August 1914, had finally come to an end. This “war to end all wars” had dragged on relentlessly and, by the time the US entered the conflict in April 1917; it had already accounted for millions of lives.
In a verdict that came nearly one year after the day Kirkland resident Christopher Chandler was killed at a Mill Valley Halloween party, an Everett jury acquitted Bryce Fortier of murdering him Oct. 27.
More than 3,000 drummers banging their drum sets in sync in an attempt to set a world record.
Hopelink will hold its annual Turkey Trot Fun Walk on Sunday, Nov. 16 to raise money for providing holiday assistance to 2,100 low-income families in east and north King County.
The city of Kirkland will be hosting an Arbor Day event on November 8th, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Carillon Woods Park.
The bulbous tumors that have amassed on 46-year-old James O’Neal’s face since birth will soon be removed.
For a 27th time, the public weighed in on plans to revitalize the Parkplace Shopping Center and continued a spirited discussion over the future vision of the downtown area at an Oct. 23 Planning Commission hearing.
Local resident Timothy Kevin Howell and three others charged with operating an Rose Hill massage parlor as a front for prostitution pleaded not guilty at King County Superior Court Oct. 22.
Between Wednesday, Oct. 22 and Tuesday, Oct. 28, the Kirkland Police Department reported 318 traffic violations, 21 car accidents, 21 alarm calls, 20 thefts, 19 vehicle prowls, 12 assaults and nine acts of vandalism. At least 52 people were arrested.
The financial crisis enveloping the country is now blamed for delaying the public purchase of the BNSF line that runs through Kirkland.
Mud slinging, name calling, deceptive ads – it’s the nature of the campaign beast. But when a negative ad was slung straight into Toby Nixon’s mailbox Oct. 24 likening him to former Republican President Richard Nixon and his alleged involvement in the Watergate Scandals, he said enough is enough.
Local voters are getting ready for the Nov. 4th election like never before, with the number of voters and donations to various political campaigns reaching… Continue reading