Andy Nystrom

Redmond High students win National Science Bowl regionals, secure spot in finals

Five Redmond High students with a love of science and learning will take their skills to a higher level this April in the nation’s capital.… Continue reading

A search of the suspect’s residence yielded nearly a pound of meth, almost 20 grams of heroin and a large amount of cash. Police also found a loaded handgun in his vehicle. Courtesy of the Redmond Police Department

Redmond police Pro-Act Unit nabs major Eastside drug dealer

After what the Redmond Police Department (RPD) noted as a lengthy investigation, the RPD Pro-Act Unit arrested a 39-year-old Kirkland man who police said was… Continue reading

A search of the suspect’s residence yielded nearly a pound of meth, almost 20 grams of heroin and a large amount of cash. Police also found a loaded handgun in his vehicle. Courtesy of the Redmond Police Department

Redmond’s Hernandez snags second at Mat Classic

It was hard, but it was worth it. That’s how Redmond High’s Jeremy Hernandez characterized his 145-pound 3A state championship wrestling match on Saturday at… Continue reading

Ahrens set to coach Redmond High football program

Mickey Ahrens will soon hit the gridiron as Redmond High’s new head football coach. He takes the reins from Jason Rimkus, who helmed the team… Continue reading

Redmond’s Teagyn Ohrt maintains control of the ball during a recent game. Courtesy of Matt Campbell Photography

Redmond to face Bishop Blanchet at districts

Redmond’s girls basketball squad is still standing. Teagyn Ohrt tallied 26 points for Redmond in the Mustangs’ 63-55 loss to Garfield on Feb. 13 in… Continue reading

Redmond’s Teagyn Ohrt maintains control of the ball during a recent game. Courtesy of Matt Campbell Photography

‘We’re not done:’ RHS wrestlers are focused on the postseason

Redmond High’s wrestlers may have locked up their second straight 3A KingCo dual-meet championship, but the upcoming postseason will bring some of the most intense… Continue reading

Overlake, Bear Creek friendly rivalry continues on the court

Let the games begin. Overlake athletic director John Wiley’s voice raises with excitement when he predicts that Friday’s varsity basketball matchups against Bear Creek will… Continue reading

Redmond sports a small but strong gymnastics squad

“Nice flip!” Those words echoed throughout the gym from the mouth of a Redmond High gymnast during an evening training session on Tuesday at Emerald… Continue reading

Teamwork is tops for Redmond High’s boys swim and dive squad

As coach Julie Barashkoff stood nearby while two of her Redmond High swimmers discussed their squad, she smiled and beamed with pride. Practice was done… Continue reading

Redmond High girls notch Phoenix Cactus Jam championship

Redmond High’s girls took their basketball winning streak on the road and racked up three more victories and a championship. The Mustangs closed out the… Continue reading

Redmond 2017 sports year in review

In another thrilling year for prep sports, Redmond area athletes scored four state crowns in May. Here’s a recap: Redmond High softball Haley Hanson said… Continue reading

Redmond girls off to hot hoops start

Redmond High’s girls basketball team keeps pouring on the wins. Kiki Milloy tallied 21 points in each of the team’s recent wins, a 71-18 nonleague… Continue reading

Redmond High wrestlers bring mental and physical toughness to the mat

Jeremy Hernandez literally bolted right off the football field and into the wrestling room. The Redmond High junior rusher had a stellar season for the… Continue reading

Police apprehend suspect in Redmond burglaries; Seattle man has long list of arrests

Clear webcam footage helped police identify a suspect who was tied to at least two Redmond residential break-ins last month. On Dec. 5, police located… Continue reading

Overlake and Bear Creek basketball squads jump into seasons

Nets are being bombarded with basketballs, sneakers are squeaking up and down the court and deft hands are whipping passes to teammates and snatching rebounds.… Continue reading

Police K-9 unit tracks down suspect who threatens mother with gun

Redmond police arrested a male suspect who threatened his mother with a gun after being denied money last night near her home in the 8900… Continue reading

Redmond High boys and girls bounce into basketball seasons

In their foray into 3A KingCo basketball last season, Redmond High’s boys and girls squads both leaped into the postseason playoffs. The Mustangs lost some… Continue reading

Overlake girls soccer, volleyball lose at 1A state tournaments

Overlake’s fall sports season has ended after the Owls’ girls soccer and volleyball teams lost at state. In the 1A soccer tournament, Cascade defeated the… Continue reading

Redmond’s Rimkus resigns from football coaching helm

After five years at the helm of the Redmond High varsity football program, head coach Jason Rimkus resigned last Friday citing personal reasons, namely aiming… Continue reading

Overlake girls soccer and volleyball squads are headed to state

It’s an Overlake two-fer to state as both the Owls volleyball and girls soccer squads qualified for the 1A tournaments this week. On Nov. 1,… Continue reading