Kirkland in program to offer commuter bicycles

The city of Kirkland is participating in a bicycle commuting program that could give participants a new bike.

  • Aug 26, 2008

Brazilian grocer shut down for a day by County Health Dept.

A local Brazilian grocery and luncheonette was closed Aug. 21 for public safety concerns.

  • Aug 26, 2008

Kirkland treasurer receives award

City of Kirkland Treasury Manager Michael Olson has received the prestigious “Professional Finance Officer” award for 2008.

  • Aug 26, 2008

Local man, vessel held in Marina cocaine bust

Starting as a complaint from a tour boat operator Aug. 7, a local man was arrested and his sailboat seized in Moss Bay for allegedly trafficking “a small amount” of cocaine.

  • Aug 21, 2008

Kirkland teen takes keys from reckless driver; police not so sure it’s a good idea

Duke Keltner was driving his girlfriend to lunch on 132nd Street on Aug. 9 when he said he spotted a green Pontiac mini-van pull out in front of him, headed the wrong way and straight at his Jeep Cherokee.

  • Aug 20, 2008


Calendar Submissions

  • Aug 18, 2008

Two earn Eagle Scout

Two members of Kirkland Boy Scout troops have become Eagle Scouts.

  • Aug 18, 2008

Summer concert at Marina Park

The Beatles were at Marina Park on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Well, OK, it just sounded like them thanks to the cover band, Creme Tangerine.

  • Aug 18, 2008

School daze

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  • Aug 18, 2008

Can kids solve the mystery of the hanging shoes?

A friend of mine was driving

  • Aug 18, 2008

PSE foundation awards grants

The Puget Sound Energy Foundation has awarded grants totaling almost $130,000 to more than 30 charitable organizations throughout Washington.

  • Aug 18, 2008

Kirkland resident arrested for prostitution

Another vice sting involving federal and local authorities Aug. 8 swept up a Kirkland woman allegedly working as a prostitute.

  • Aug 18, 2008

Goats help clear weeds, teach science

Juanita High School will have few invasive blackberry plants on campus this school year, thanks to a little help from some four-legged weed eaters.

  • Aug 18, 2008

McBride to stay on board

Redmond-based Family Resource Center recently announced the addition of three community leaders to its board of directors.

  • Aug 18, 2008

Kirkland firm to work on firefighter recruitment

Kirkland-based Compelling Technologies has announced a new partnership with the Washington State Fire Fighters Association to redesign the statewide volunteer firefighter recruiting program.

  • Aug 18, 2008

Police Blotter

July 30 - August 5

  • Aug 18, 2008

Rep. Inslee to discuss his book on energy

U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee will discuss his new book, Apollo’s Fire at 7 p.m. at Parkplace Books in Kirkland on Aug. 21.

  • Aug 18, 2008