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Getting people’s attention about the dangers of drowsy driving | Guest Column

Eleven years ago, a drowsy-driving car wreck left me with injuries that still challenge me today. In the accident, my ankle was crushed so bad… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Man convicted of 17 federal felonies for luring women and teens into prostitution

Staff Report Victims’ participation and cooperation with Redmond police was crucial in the conviction of a 51-year-old man for multiple sex crimes against adults and… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

Narcan, the Eastside and how to curb the overdose epidemic

Emergency medical technicians in Redmond have been carrying the opioid overdose-reversing drug Naloxone since the spring of 2016, and last year alone first responders used… Continue reading

Plenty of planting at Green Redmond Day

Residents participated in the Green Redmond Day tree planting event at parks on Oct. 28. The Green Redmond Partnership puts on the event, which is… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017
Friendly Village mobile home park in Redmond was recently bought by the King County Housing Authority and will remain as a park. Aaron Kunkler/Redmond Reporter

Friendly Village to remain mobile home park, affordable

Friendly Village mobile home park will remain both a park and affordable for its residents following King County Housing Authority’s recent purchase of the community.… Continue reading

Friendly Village mobile home park in Redmond was recently bought by the King County Housing Authority and will remain as a park. Aaron Kunkler/Redmond Reporter

It’s bright red hair, Green Gables as Brooks portrays Anne

Would Emily Brooks be up for dyeing her hair bright red? That’s not a question a person gets asked every day, but when it involves… Continue reading

Democrat Manka Dhingra addresses the crowd at her Nov. 7 election night party held in Woodinville. Lincoln Potter/Contributed photo

With a Dhingra victory in the 45th, Washington would join West Coast ‘Blue Wall’

Early voting results from the Nov. 7 election in the Washington state 45th Legislative District are showing Democrat Manka Dhingra with a 10-point lead over… Continue reading

Democrat Manka Dhingra addresses the crowd at her Nov. 7 election night party held in Woodinville. Lincoln Potter/Contributed photo

Camper arrested for trespassing at shopping center | Police blotter for Oct. 31-Nov. 6

Monday, Nov. 6 Fraud: Redmond police took a fraud report at 1:31 p.m. in the 17000 block of Northeast 115th Way. Officers responded to a… Continue reading

  • Nov 10, 2017

County officials introduce legislation, executive order to address juvenile justice issues

Staff report King County Council vice chair Rod Dembowski introduced legislation on Nov. 2 that would ban solitary confinement for minors in detention. According to… Continue reading

  • Nov 9, 2017

Downtown Redmond Link open house set for Nov. 16

Residents are invited to help shape the future of Downtown Redmond Link at an open house from 5-7 p.m. Nov. 16 at the Old Redmond… Continue reading

  • Nov 8, 2017

Sister-in-law purchases groceries without permission | Police Blotter for Oct. 24-30

Monday, Oct. 30 Theft: Redmond police took a report of a theft from a building at 1:54 p.m. in the 16200 block of Northeast 36th… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2017

Kids in King County Jail are punished harshly for pranks and sent to isolation, lawsuit contends

Columbia Legal Services filed a lawsuit against the county, alleging violations of due process. The details of the suit paint a picture of severe punishment for acting out.

Filmmaker to discuss shingle mills, labor and the 1916 Everett Massacre

Like most people, Denise Ohio had never heard of the Northwest’s bloodiest labor battle: The 1916 clash in Everett that left seven men dead and… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Zombies do the creepy dance in Redmond

Redmond Town Center became zombie-fied last Saturday during the annual “Thrill the World” dance party. “Thrill the World” is simultaneously performed to Michael Jackson’s “Thriller”… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

A screaming good time

From left to right, Redmond High volunteer Elaina Barbosa, professional actor Mary (last name withheld) and Redmond High volunteer Anna Hill get their screams on… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Local teens get active in 45th Legislative District race

Local teens get active in 45th Legislative District race

PSE to lower natural gas rates as electricity could get more expensive

Puget Sound Energy (PSE) gas customers began receiving a drop in their rates on Nov. 1. The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission approved multiple requests… Continue reading

  • Nov 1, 2017

Police, fire departments issue public safety notices

Both the Redmond police and fire departments issued statements on scams and carbon-monoxide dangers this week, respectively. Andrea Wolf-Buck, public information officer for the Redmond… Continue reading

Ink is on tap at Redmond’s Eastside Electric

Conor Moore got his first tattoo as a teenager from a somewhat shady Hell’s Angels tattoo shop in California. While the experience wasn’t a great… Continue reading

Make your vote count: Election Day is Nov. 7

As the Nov. 7 Election Day deadline approaches, voters are being asked to consider a range of candidates for various positions in local and state… Continue reading