Aaron Kunkler

Rep. Springer, running unopposed, says he will work on public safety, mental health care access and affordable housing

Incumbent Larry Springer is running unopposed as the Democratic party's 45th Legislative House District Position 2 candidate after 12 years in office. The Reporter caught up with him to discuss his platforms and policies.


Recession gave Darnell new perspective as she runs for state House seat

Michelle Darnell is running for the 48th District's House Position 1 as a Libertarian against Democratic incumbent Patty Kuderer. The Reporter caught up with Darnell to talk about her platform and what inspired her to run for office.


School funding and affordable housing fuel Kuderer in race for House seat

Patty Kuderer is running as the incumbent for the 48th District House of Representatives Position 1 as a Democrat. The Reporter caught up with her to discuss her policies, platforms and experience.

Redmond resident to temporarily close Capps Club in Kenmore

Capps Club in Kenmore announced today that it will be closing down for at least three months.

Redmond’s Capps family to open music venue in Kenmore

Capps Club in Kenmore is opening May 13 and owner Dawna Capps of Redmond is hoping to impress.

  • May 4, 2016

Salmon runs in Lake Washington on the decline

Salmon runs have been steadily declining in Lake Washington for nearly 40 years, a phenomenon which has not escaped researchers, ecologists and environmentalists.

ARCH addresses county affordable-housing concerns

Housing in King County is in high demand, and low- to moderate-income residents are feeling the crunch. East King County, stretching from Kenmore to Issaquah to Bellevue, has seen a dramatic increase in living costs during the past decade, according to 2015 data from A Regional Coalition for Housing (ARCH). This increase is due largely to an increase in those looking for housing, as the area emerged from the Great Recession, a housing deficit and stagnant wages for many working people.