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Redmond defeats Lake Washington, 24-16 | Prep Football

Redmond bolted out to a commanding lead after three quarters and held on for a 24-16 victory over previously undefeated Lake Washington in 3A KingCo… Continue reading

Redmond girls soccer notches big win over Mercer Island

Redmond High’s girls soccer team has some fire on its side, according to coach Stacy Masters, and the Mustangs blazed their way to a 2-1… Continue reading

Musicians fired up about Redmond OFH 25th anniversary shows

Whitney Ballen’s inaugural performance was a strange and liberating experience. Redmond Old Fire House Teen Center (OFH) staff members encouraged the ninth-grader to give it… Continue reading

Redmond Police Department Pro-Act Unit conducts search warrant at Kirkland pawn shop

Following a two-year investigation of illegal business practices at a Kirkland pawn shop, the Redmond Police Department (RPD) Pro-Act Unit conducted a search warrant at… Continue reading

Redmond beats Heritage, 38-20, set for LW this Friday | Prep Football

When game time rolls around, Redmond High’s football players focus on one thing only: do your job. Head coach Jason Rimkus said that’s been the… Continue reading

Defending state champion Overlake possesses talent and a positive attitude

Defending 1A girls soccer state champion Overlake is off to a hot start and the squad is looking forward to seeing how things go the… Continue reading

Cheering for Komen 3-Day walkers at Idylwood Park

Three signs, all lined up in a row, said it all: “Thank you — For Fighting Today — For a Cure Tomorrow.” At Idylwood Park… Continue reading

Bear Creek golf: staying calm, crushing the ball off the tee | Prep Boys Golf

Always keep your cool on the golf course, no matter what happens. The Bear Creek School linksters could only shake their heads and laugh when… Continue reading

Police searching for suspect in theft of $6,300 bike

After test riding a few bikes during a Redmond shop’s busy sale on Sept. 2, a male suspect stole a $6,300 bike, according to the… Continue reading

Small tanker with trailer slide off West Lake Sammamish Parkway offramp

A small tanker with a trailer slid off a West Lake Sammamish Parkway offramp from State Route 520 this morning and into a dry stream… Continue reading

Redmond High volleyball is set to unleash intensity and positivity on the KingCo court

Katie Pangborn described her new head coach Anna Herold as a “firecracker.” And the Redmond High volleyball squad is ready to light a fuse on… Continue reading

Female fatally struck by dump truck near Redmond

A female pedestrian was killed after she was struck by a dump truck traveling eastbound on State Route 202 at 218th Avenue Northeast near Sahalee… Continue reading

Redmond High football is hitting hard and building friendships and trust

From junior players to high-schoolers, everyone snagged a piece of the football action during a combo practice on Aug. 24. As the 7 p.m kickoff… Continue reading

Karasek sentenced to 17 years in prison for murder, weapon violation

More than two and a half years after Zdenek Karasek was shot and killed in his home, his son Mark Karasek was sentenced to 17… Continue reading

DelBene, brewers tap into bipartisan Craft Beverage Modernization and Tax Reform Act

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene joked that she was in a brewery, but everyone was drinking coffee. After all, it was near 11 a.m. on Tuesday. With… Continue reading

Kacharia roller skates her way to gold at national championships

Natasha Kacharia first strapped on a pair of roller skates in the second grade. During a theater production of “The Little Engine That Could” at… Continue reading

Redmond’s ‘Gentle Giant’ shines on local, national and international cricket pitches

As wicket keeper, Sathya Venkatesan is the backbone of his cricket squads. Positioned behind the batter like a baseball catcher, he encourages his teammates, develops… Continue reading

Redmond police, other law-enforcement agencies searching for suspects in rash of apartment burglaries

Redmond Police Department (RPD) officers and detectives, along with members of other King County law-enforcement agencies, are teaming up to help identify the suspects responsible… Continue reading

Redmond High graduate Casto has made an impact on the community

A potential future Redmond mayor has just graduated from high school. Levi Casto, 18, is already participating in local government and even walked in the… Continue reading

Lights, dancing, acting: Redmond-area students honored for theater prowess at 5th Avenue Awards

These are shining moments to remember. Seventeen local high school performers stepped into the spotlight to garner top honors, and one young lighting designer had… Continue reading