Andy Nystrom

Checkmate: Redmond High’s chess team wins state championship

Redmond High’s chess team was finally crowned king of the state. The five-member squad — Anshul Ahluwalia, Sam Deng, Daniel He, Samuel He and Noah… Continue reading

Mustang Graham swims to third in butterfly, fifth in breaststroke at state

Redmond’s Ivan Graham placed third in the 100-yard butterfly and fifth in the 100-yard breaststroke at Saturday’s 3A state swim meet at the King County… Continue reading

Redmond High gymnasts compete at state meet

Redmond’s Miyeko Johnson tied for 11th on floor at the 3A state gymnastics meet individual finals on Friday at the Tacoma Dome Exhibition Hall. She… Continue reading

Sticky situation: Truck spills roofing glue on Redmond roadway

Drivers were stuck in traffic on Tuesday morning when a truck spilled 40-50 gallons of roofing glue on westbound Redmond Way at Northeast 76th Street.… Continue reading

Redmond’s Medvinsky grapples to second place at state meet

When Nadia Medvinsky’s father came over following the final match, the Redmond High wrestler grasped him and the two embraced. The Mustang senior wiped away… Continue reading

Man charged with first-degree assault in Marymoor attack

Nearly seven months after a woman was violently attacked on the Marymoor Park Trail, a man has been charged with first-degree assault. The King County… Continue reading

Verizon names STEM High app team a Best in Nation winner

A seven-member Tesla STEM High School squad received a surprise on Wednesday morning during a school assembly. Verizon representative Scott Charlston named the ninth-graders at… Continue reading

Always Greener Downtown marijuana retail store rolls into Redmond, now open

Redmond’s first marijuana retail shop, Always Greener Downtown, lit up its open sign on Feb. 2 at 15937 Redmond Way. Store manager Jenny Carbon said… Continue reading

King County detectives have suspect in custody in Marymoor assault case

King County Sheriff’s Office detectives revealed on Tuesday that a DNA hit has led to the identification of a male suspect in a violent assault… Continue reading

Redmond boys wrestling grabs 3A KingCo tourney title; Mustang girls win sub-regional

One step, one takedown at a time. Redmond High’s wrestlers are always prepared for what’s on tap, and coach Robert Kaneko said he can’t compliment… Continue reading

Redmond boys, girls roll into the 3A KingCo basketball playoffs

Redmond High’s basketball teams are 3A KingCo playoff bound this weekend and they shifted into high gear with wins over Interlake High to close out… Continue reading

Redmond squads to battle Bellevue in basketball playoffs

Andrea Dang and Meghan Egberg tallied 13 points each in Redmond’s 62-48 girls basketball victory over Juanita in a 3A KingCo playoff seeding game on… Continue reading

Large protests, including one in Seattle, target Trump’s immigration and refugee executive orders

Attorney General Bob Ferguson files lawsuit in federal court against Trump, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and high-ranking Trump administration officials.

Redmond’s Graham notches state time in 100 fly

As Redmond’s Ivan Graham and Eastlake’s Brandon Yue took their spots poolside for the start of the 100-yard butterfly, some of their teammates inched closer… Continue reading

Redmond police officers arrest car prowler

An alert Redmond resident witnessed a 20-year-old male trying to open car doors at about 8 a.m. Wednesday in the Grass Lawn area and called… Continue reading

Marine unit rescues kayakers stranded on Sammamish River island

Redmond firefighters assisted the King County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO) Marine Rescue Dive Unit in rescuing a pair of young males after one of their kayaks… Continue reading

Redmond area school boundary process begins; three new schools on tap for 2018-19

A Lake Washington School District (LWSD) committee is beginning the process of determining boundaries for three new Redmond area schools — two elementaries and one… Continue reading

DelBene discusses No Religious Registry Act and more with interfaith leaders

Congresswoman Suzan DelBene glanced around the table on Tuesday afternoon at the Muslim Association of Puget Sound (MAPS) and told the eight interfaith leaders that… Continue reading

Redmond police searching for suspect in fatal shooting at party

The Redmond Police Department (RPD) has analyzed video footage and conducted multiple witness interviews regarding the shooting death of a 20-year-old male at The Trails… Continue reading

Police chiefs meet with community members at Eastside Muslim Safety Forum

As Eastside police chiefs and others gathered at the Muslim Association of Puget Sound (MAPS) on Tuesday night, something was missing. The sign at the… Continue reading