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SAATWA Board President Aseem Chipalkatti gives an opening speech to those who were in attendance Sunday afternoon. Hanson Lee/staff photo.

South Asian organizations look to take political action and advocacy to the next level

SAATWA and SAPAC are planning to push for political involvement and the political values of Washington’s South Asian community.

SAATWA Board President Aseem Chipalkatti gives an opening speech to those who were in attendance Sunday afternoon. Hanson Lee/staff photo.

Suspect breaks into home, steals purse, keys and car | Police blotter

The Redmond police blotter for June 25 through July 1.

  • Jul 12, 2018

Barrier that protects Eastside water to be repaired

The barrier protects a pipeline that delivers water to various Eastside cities and Seattle.

Activists turn in carbon fee signatures for November ballot

The carbon fee I-1631 has gathered enough signatures to be placed on the November ballot.

Safe consumption part 3: The opposite of addiction

Final episode of our three-part series on controversial supervised consumption sites

Redmond commits to customer service

A $3 million program is helping citizens navigate City Hall, in person and online.

Girl Scouts help install Little Free Library in Redmond’s Grass Lawn Park

It is the first Little Free Library in the city’s parks system.

AG Ferguson takes on Trump’s immigrant family separation

Washington’s Attorney General plans to sue the federal government over the “zero tolerance” policy.

LWSD elects new superintendent

District welcomes Dr. Jane Stavem after two and a half month search.

Judge throws out class action petition in Microsoft lawsuit

A lawsuit filed against Microsoft sought to unite more than 8,600 women in a discrimination case.

Safe Consumption Part 2: The Site

Lots of people in the Seattle area look to Vancouver for an example of what works, or what doesn’t.

King County Council passes sexual harassment reform policy

Specifics of each agency’s protocols and funding for training still need to be sorted out.

A connected corridor

Local officials, transit representatives discuss construction, funding progress on I-405 projects.

FBI recognizes Redmond police detective for devotion to duty in sex trafficking case.

FBI recognizes Redmond detective for devotion to duty in sex trafficking case.

  • Jun 26, 2018
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Housing is still a problem in America

A Harvard report shows the housing market is still hard on low and moderate income residents.

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Wyman addresses accusations of deceptive signature-gathering

Washington secretary of state, Kim Wyman, outlines the rights and limitations of petitioners.

  • Jun 26, 2018

The many hurdles from farm to table

From environmental regulations to expensive land, local farmers have a lot on their plate

Suspect killed by Redmond police in Kirkland identified

Marcelo Castellano was fatally shot by Redmond police after failing to comply with arrest orders.

After Seattle’s controversial employee head tax was repealed, King County Executive Dow Constantine wants to bond against existing tax revenues to generate $100 million for affordable housing. Photo by Joe Mabel/Wikipedia Commons

County executive proposes $100 million affordable housing bond

The money was already coming, but Constantine wants to speed up the process.

After Seattle’s controversial employee head tax was repealed, King County Executive Dow Constantine wants to bond against existing tax revenues to generate $100 million for affordable housing. Photo by Joe Mabel/Wikipedia Commons
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Unknown suspect steals eight-foot obelisk | Police blotter

This is not a complete list of all incidents that occurred in Redmond during this time period.

  • Jun 21, 2018
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