Andy Nystrom

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

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

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

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

Pleased with her putt at Special Olympics golf championship

Putts were falling and smiles were beaming. Mandy Demerse celebrated with her caddie Michelle Cundarie after putting out on hole 18 on Wednesday morning at… Continue reading

MacRae wins state DAR Good Citizen award

Mya MacRae feels that a person can truly be a good citizen based on the way they live their everyday life. No dramatic accomplishments are… Continue reading

Police officers arrest two adult male suspects in reported disturbance at apartment complex

Redmond police officers arrested two adult male suspects Wednesday morning after receiving several calls of a disturbance and possible assault at an apartment complex in… Continue reading

Overlake tennis duo nets state title

Overlake added a girls doubles tennis champion to its state list on Saturday. The Owl duo of Amanda Lin/Maria Russinovich beat Okanogan’s team of Shelby… Continue reading

Overlake boys soccer scores state title

Overlake can now be called 1A’s top soccer school for 2016-2017. The girls won the state title in the fall, and the boys secured the… Continue reading