Siri Bliesner, Susan Wilkins and John Towers compete for Lake Washington School District Director District 5 position. Courtesy photos

Three candidates aim to fill an open seat on the Lake Washington School Board

Siri Bliesner, John Towers and Susan Wilkins compete for Lake Washington School District Director District 5 position.

A crash between a semi truck and another vehicle occurred around 4:45 a.m. on July 16 on State Route 202. Photo courtesy of Rick Johnson/Washington State Patrol

Renton man killed in head-on crash along Redmond-Fall City Road

The driver’s name has not been released.

PSE’s battery storage project could help the clean energy roll-out

The tiny pilot project in Glacier could eventually be expanded.

Photo courtesy of Redmond Senior Center Facebook 
                                Redmond Senior Center will use the funds to expand a SAIL program, hire a new fitness specialist, purchase equipment, and to add more classes.

Redmond organizations receive Get Active Stay Active grants

Redmond Senior Center was among the recipients.

An aerial photo shows the locations of two earthquakes and five aftershocks in and near Monroe, which rattled the Puget Sound region early Friday. The first was the magnitude 4.6 quake at upper right, 13 miles under the intersection of U.S. 2 and Fryelands Boulevard SE at 2:51 a.m. The second, magnitude 3.5, occurred 18 miles under the Old Snohomish-Monroe Road at 2:53 a.m. The aftershocks followed during the ensuing two hours. This image depicts an area about 3 miles wide. (Herald staff and the Pacific Northwest Seismic Network)

Early wake-up call: Twin quakes under Monroe rattle region

Thousands of people felt them. They were magnitude 4.6 and 3.5 and hit minutes apart.

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Clockwise from top left, Redmond City Council Pos. 7 candidates David Carson, Osama Hamdan, Shad Ansari and Carlos Jimenez. Courtesy photos

Meet the candidates for Redmond council Pos. 7

There are four people running for the position.

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Cruise Industry Buoys the Statewide Economy

Every spring and summer, travelers from around the country and across the world flock to the Seattle waterfront to board… Continue reading

‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ screening at Marymoor Park rescheduled due to cool, wet weather

“Bohemian Rhapsody” has been rescheduled from tonight to July 30 due to weather.

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Redmond Juniors snag state championship

The Redmond Juniors softball team recently won the state championship. Pictured are: Tatum Wood, Abigail Lew, Karli Kostoff, Hannah Robarge, Continue reading...

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VoteWA is a $9.5 million program that came online last May and is meant to unify all 39 county voting systems in the state into a single entity. Courtesy image

WA’s new voting system concerns county elections officials

VoteWA has run into some problems in recent months as the Aug. 6 primary election draws closer.

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King County Sheriff’s Office has been giving ICE unredacted information

Both the office and jail have supplied the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency.

Life

LWSF announces Reach for Success Grant recipients

Funded grants ranging from social-emotional learning to bilingual activity classes.

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Reggae-influenced alternative rock band Iration comes to Marymoor Park on Aug. 21. Courtesy photo

Iration grooves into Marymoor Park on Aug. 21

Reggae-influenced alternative rock band Iration will bring its “Live From Paradise!” tour to Marymoor Park on Aug. 21 alongside special… Continue reading

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Opinion

Birney: Ready day one | Letter

Birney: Ready day one I support Angela Birney for our next mayor of Redmond. She has the relationships, experience and Continue reading...

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Marketplace

Get ACTIVE, stay HEALTHY, have FUN with Issaquah Sports Medicine Combine

Free July 13 event welcomes the community to Lake Sammamish State Park

 

Apps for When You’re Hungry and in a Hurry

There’s nothing worse than being hungry and pressed for time at the Continue reading...

 

How Sea-Tac Airport Helps You Plan for Summer Travel

The summer months between Memorial Day and Labor Day form the busiest Continue reading...

 

Comcast honors Kirkland student

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students

 

Business

Selection and steady sales characterize local market

Buyers can enjoy additional selection this summer as they look for the home of their choice.

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