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One Table has no clear game plan for tackling regional crisis

Seattle and King County’s joint task force to address the crisis still only has vague strategies.

Sound Transit seeks volunteer to serve on agency oversight panel

Opportunity to serve on the Sound Transit Citizen Oversight Panel representing north King County

  • Aug 10, 2018

Homebuyers encouraged, “but still on edge,” while sellers face reality check

New figures from Northwest MLS show year-over-year improvement in inventory (up 6.5 percent), but modest drops on both pending sales (down slightly more than 7… Continue reading

  • Aug 10, 2018

So Bazaar returns to Redmond

The annual evening festival returns Aug. 16, 23 and 30.

  • Aug 9, 2018

King County Executive proposes discount for low-income solid waste customers

The proposal would help low-income customers better afford the basic costs of living.

  • Aug 9, 2018

Update: Preliminary results roll in for August primary

Incumbents, Democrats lead in initial Aug. 7 election results.

Hopelink’s new Redmond facility opens to clients, community

The center will serve an estimated 5,000 families each year.

Initiatives 1631 and 1634 qualify for the 2018 general election

Secretary of State certified the intiatives for the November election.

  • Aug 8, 2018

Rossi and Schrier lead 8th Congressional District race

Republican Dino Rossi and Democrat Kim Schrier are the top two finishers in the Aug. 7 primary race for U.S. Representative in Washington’s 8th Congressional… Continue reading

Single-payer advocates push for health care reform

A growing number of voices on the left are campaigning for a profit-free health system.

Public invited to review draft transportation plan for 2040 and beyond

Statewide policy plan offers public to review and comment by Sept. 20.

  • Aug 7, 2018
Washington State Department of Health. Courtesy photo.

Washington joins Undetectable = Untransmittable HIV prevention campaign

Washington is the sixth state health department to join the campaign along with 18 other states.

  • Aug 7, 2018
Washington State Department of Health. Courtesy photo.

Minuteman Press earns Envirostars Certification

Redmond’s Minuteman Press is the only franchise in the PNW to earn the Envirostars Certification.

  • Aug 6, 2018
A salmon. File photo

State Fish and Wildlife seeks $60 million in funding

The department is facing a $33 million shortfall and also hopes to secure future funding.

A salmon. File photo

Microsoft Imagine World Cup hosts 49 finalists

Canada-based smartARM won this year’s Imagine Cup with their prosthetic robotic hand.

New Hopelink facility to open in Redmond

The facility will house Hopelink’s administrative team, Redmond client services staff and food bank.

A look back at first year of E-DUI

Redmond ranks the third lowest distracted driving crash rate on the Eastside over the past decade.

Microsoft president receives outstanding cross border leadership award

Brad Smith has been a key leader in the Cascadia Innovation Corridor efforts.

  • Aug 2, 2018

AG Ferguson sues Trump administration for giving dangerous people access to 3-D printed firearms

Ferguson argues downloadable guns make weapons easier for people to obtain.

  • Jul 31, 2018

City council seeks volunteers for salary commission

The deadline for submissions is August 6.

  • Jul 31, 2018