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LifeWire provides assistance in domestic violence cases

Calls for assistance from survivors seeking help dealing with or leaving domestic violence situations is on the rise in King County. LifeWire is the largest… Continue reading

‘Even when things are tough, we are tougher’: Jill Biden speaks at Hopelink luncheon

Dr. Jill Biden spoke at the annual Hopelink luncheon on Oct. 16, which saw the organization raise some $1.17 million toward its fundraising campaign. Biden… Continue reading

Proposition 1 focuses on renewal and expansion of property tax levy

Among a number of candidates and issues that King County voters will be asked to decide on in November, Proposition 1 will ask residents if… Continue reading

Green Redmond Day coming Oct. 28

The Green Redmond Day tree planting event will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 28 at various parks throughout the city. Locations and… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017

Officers arrest belligerent bar patron for refusing to pay tab | Police Blotter for Oct. 10-16

Monday, Oct. 16 ID theft: Redmond police took an ID theft report at 9:43 a.m. in the 7800 block of 170th Place Northeast. A woman… Continue reading

  • Oct 18, 2017

Police searching for suspect in Redmond carjacking

A male suspect carjacked a couple on their first date at about 10:55 p.m. Oct. 13 in a Redmond Town Center parking lot. Redmond police… Continue reading

Judge blocks I-27, saves supervised consumption sites

By Casey Jaywork Seattle Weekly A ballot petition designed to obstruct King County’s public health response to the heroin crisis was struck down by King… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2017

Betsy DeVos’ Bellevue visit on education reform draws hundreds of protesters

Hundreds of protesters filled Bellevue Way as Betsy DeVos, President Donald Trump’s secretary of education, came to Bellevue to address the Washington Policy Center’s annual… Continue reading

Male suspect arrested on suspicion of assault after reportedly hitting man with stick | Police Blotter for Oct. 4-9

Monday, Oct. 9 Weapon offense: Redmond police took a weapon-offense report at 1:33 p.m. at the intersection of Northeast 51st Street and eastbound State Route… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2017

Counter-rallies planned for Betsy DeVos’ visit to Bellevue

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos is coming to Bellevue today. And her anticipated presence has sparked hundreds to plan their protest on Facebook. DeVos… Continue reading

Old Fire House 25th anniversary shows are a blazing success

Greg Cypher said he and F is H, who form the hip-hop duo Kung Foo Grip, “go just as hard as the rock bands.” The… Continue reading

Marymoor event kicks off county tree-planting season

Volunteers helped plant trees at Marymoor Park on Oct. 10 as part of the King County goal of planting 1 million trees by the end… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2017

Christianson’s case-setting hearing continued to Oct. 31

Tami Annett Christianson, who pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder charges of her 16-month-old son a year ago, had her case-setting hearing continued to Oct.… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2017

45th district candidates go in depth on policy platforms

Democrat Manka Dhingra and Republican Jinyoung Lee Englund squared off at a debate held on the Microsoft campus on Tuesday as moderators from KIRO 7… Continue reading

Teatro ZinZanni serves up high-flying ‘Love, Chaos and Dinner’ at Marymoor

Teatro ZinZanni takes the dinner-and-a-movie concept and literally turns it upside down, lifting the experience way into the stratosphere. There’s a four-course meal on tap,… Continue reading

Dhingra, Murray meet with students in Redmond

U.S. Sen. Patty Murray and 45th District Washington state Senate candidate Manka Dhingra met with students ranging in age from elementary to college at Dhingra’s… Continue reading

Bridle Trails Community Club to host Bellevue City Council candidates forum

The Bridle Trails Community Club will hold an evening forum for residents to meet the Bellevue City Council candidates. The community is invited to attend… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Duwamish tribe keeps fighting for federal recognition

Despite a lengthy process that has seen the federal government flop on its position, the Duwamish tribe of Puget Sound is continuing its legal challenge… Continue reading

Redmond City Council candidates share ideas at community forum

Candidates for four local races on November’s ballot met in Redmond on Oct. 5 for a community forum. Position 3 on the Lake Washington School… Continue reading

Dhingra outlines ideas for gun control legislation

Manka Dhingra, candidate for the 45th Legislative District Senate seat, held a press conference on Friday outlining her ideas for gun control legislation she would… Continue reading