Aaron Kunkler

Fake pro-Dhingra ads target the 45th district candidate

Fake pro-Dhingra ads target the 45th district candidate

Redmond Way, Cleveland Street now both two-way thoroughfares

Traffic is now flowing in both directions on both Redmond Way and Cleveland Street after a year of construction and congestion in downtown Redmond. Prior… Continue reading

Chiefs present fire, crime stats to Redmond City Council

Information from Redmond first responders showed little change in fire and police activity over the last year. The chiefs of the Redmond Fire and Police… Continue reading

Cider, apples and produce found at Minea Farm

Nestled in the northeast corner of the Sammamish Valley is a little farm and store called Minea Farm run by the Goff family. The farm… Continue reading

LWSD bond and levies will be on February ballot

The Lake Washington School District (LWSD) is asking for voter approval on a bond and two levies for the February 2018 ballot. The voters are… Continue reading

LifeWire provides assistance in domestic violence cases

Calls for assistance from survivors seeking help dealing with or leaving domestic violence situations is on the rise in King County. LifeWire is the largest… Continue reading

‘Even when things are tough, we are tougher’: Jill Biden speaks at Hopelink luncheon

Dr. Jill Biden spoke at the annual Hopelink luncheon on Oct. 16, which saw the organization raise some $1.17 million toward its fundraising campaign. Biden… Continue reading

Proposition 1 focuses on renewal and expansion of property tax levy

Among a number of candidates and issues that King County voters will be asked to decide on in November, Proposition 1 will ask residents if… Continue reading

45th district candidates go in depth on policy platforms

Democrat Manka Dhingra and Republican Jinyoung Lee Englund squared off at a debate held on the Microsoft campus on Tuesday as moderators from KIRO 7… Continue reading

Dhingra, Murray meet with students in Redmond

U.S. Sen. Patty Murray and 45th District Washington state Senate candidate Manka Dhingra met with students ranging in age from elementary to college at Dhingra’s… Continue reading

Duwamish tribe keeps fighting for federal recognition

Despite a lengthy process that has seen the federal government flop on its position, the Duwamish tribe of Puget Sound is continuing its legal challenge… Continue reading

Redmond City Council candidates share ideas at community forum

Candidates for four local races on November’s ballot met in Redmond on Oct. 5 for a community forum. Position 3 on the Lake Washington School… Continue reading

Dhingra outlines ideas for gun control legislation

Manka Dhingra, candidate for the 45th Legislative District Senate seat, held a press conference on Friday outlining her ideas for gun control legislation she would… Continue reading

Athan welds a career on the farm at Ace Iron Works

When Jim Athan quit school at age 13, he went directly into working in the restaurant and bar business with his family. His family owned… Continue reading

Will Washingtonians be able to grow their own weed?

When Initiative 502, which legalized a recreational market for marijuana, was approved by voters in 2012, it did not include allowances for non-medical patients to… Continue reading

Evidence seems to support safe injection sites

Advocates and opponents of a plan to set up safe drug consumption sites in King County have been trying to sway voters to their sides… Continue reading

Redmond runner heads to Chile for 155-mile desert race

The Atacama Desert is the driest place on the planet outside of the arctic poles. It’s sparsely populated and so inhospitable that scientists use it… Continue reading

Second phase of Redmond Central Connector opens on Willows Road

The second phase of the Redmond Central Connector was opened last Saturday with a celebration and ceremony. This marks the end of construction on the… Continue reading

County doubles down on commitment to Paris Climate Agreement

The King County Council reaffirmed its commitment to upholding the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement through approving an ordinance at Tuesday’s meeting. The county… Continue reading

Pumping out pumpkins by the patch in Redmond

Rows of sunflowers towered over a field full of bright pumpkins beneath a cloudy autumn sky at Serres Farm just outside of Redmond earlier this… Continue reading