Aaron Kunkler

Six-decade-old dry streak record broken this week

A record-breaking dry streak continued this week, easily blowing past a 1951 record for the most consecutive days without rain in the greater Seattle area.… Continue reading

National Night Out prompts 61 block parties across Redmond

Tuesday was National Night Out Against Crime, a nationwide event where locals throw block parties and law enforcement and first responders visit neighborhoods to help… Continue reading

‘The status quo is highly problematic:’ Debate over drug consumption sites continues at local forum

Representatives on both sides of the safe consumption site debate took questions at a recent forum.

Election results: Dhingra and Kuderer favorites heading into November campaign season

Preliminary city, county and state election results are in for the August primary.

Hot, dry streak could break 1951 record

Hot and dry conditions continued in western Washington and across the state this week as higher temperatures prompted the National Weather Service (NWS) to issue… Continue reading

Padhye runs for election to defend appointed position

Tanika Padhye is running against Eugene Zakhareyev for the position 4 seat on the Redmond City Council, and it is the only two-way race on… Continue reading

Zakhareyev running for council position 4

Eugene Zakhareyev is running for position 4 of the Redmond City Council against Tanika Padhye on a position of representing residents on the council. Zakhareyev… Continue reading

Sen. Kuderer, others discuss Washington state health care

As the health care debate continues nationally with Congressional Republicans attempting to repeal the Affordable Care Act, discussions about the future of health care in… Continue reading

Stay phone free behind the wheel or risk a $136 fine

New driving laws went into effect on Sunday that bar drivers from holding their phone or other electronic devices while they are behind the wheel.… Continue reading

Firefighters knock down brush fire on Redmond-Duvall-Woodinville border

Firefighters from three cities moved quickly to extinguish a brush fire in the 13300 block of 242nd Avenue Northeast on Tuesday afternoon before the blaze… Continue reading

Fields vies for position 2 council seat

Steve Fields is running for position 2 on the Redmond City Council with the goal of improving the quality of life in the city. As… Continue reading

Shutz seeks re-election for position 2

Byron Shutz is running for re-election against two challengers to retain his Redmond City Council position 2 seat in November’s election. Shutz was elected to… Continue reading

Antonelli focuses on transportation in position 6 race

Jason Antonelli is running for the position 6 seat on the Redmond City Council with an eye toward fixing the city’s transportation issues. Antonelli has… Continue reading

District candidates garner copious campaign contributions

Campaigns for seats in the Washington state 45th and 48th district House of Representatives and Senate are in full swing, but where are the candidates… Continue reading

Engineer Jeralee Anderson seeks office to fix transportation woes

Jeralee Anderson is running for position 6 of the Redmond City Council on a platform largely centered around addressing the city’s transportation issues. Anderson is… Continue reading

Hamdan focuses on transportation, housing in position 2 race

In his bid for the Redmond City Council position 2 seat, Osama Hamdan said he will apply his knowledge of working at Microsoft to tackling… Continue reading

Roy Captain hopes to build bridges if elected to city council

Roy Captain is running for position 6 on the Redmond City Council, a position he said he’s seeking because of his past experience in city… Continue reading

City of Redmond releases 2016 crime overview

Overall arrests in Redmond fell last year as many categories of crime in the city also saw reduction. The 2016 crime overview for Redmond was… Continue reading

Moonie Icy Tunes brings the ice cream to customers

After nearly a decade operating out of Snohomish, Redmond residents Sharon and her daughter Melissa “Moonie” Crosetto were finally able to move their business to… Continue reading

Redmond City Council candidates discuss homelessness, growth management and more at forum

Redmond City Council candidates for positions 2, 4 and 6 attended a forum on July 6 at the First Baptist Church. The forum was held… Continue reading