Katie Metzger

48th District town hall focuses on education, housing and gun control

48th District town hall focuses on education, housing and gun control

Constituents also worried about proposed sexual educational curriculum, election reforms.

 

Women in law enforcement take the lead

Women in law enforcement take the lead

King County’s female police chiefs outline their career paths.

 

Eastside students travel to Olympia to support plastic straw ban

Eastside students travel to Olympia to support plastic straw ban

Lake Washington High School students and the “Straw Kids” testified for SB 5077.

 

PopUp Storywalk blends books, nature in Redmond, Eastside

PopUp Storywalk blends books, nature in Redmond, Eastside

The program combines the joy of reading with the beauty of the great outdoors.

PopUp Storywalk blends books, nature in Redmond, Eastside
Marchione, Eastside mayors look at potential projects for Microsoft investment

Marchione, Eastside mayors look at potential projects for Microsoft investment

Microsoft recently dedicated $500 million toward creating and preserving affordable housing.

Marchione, Eastside mayors look at potential projects for Microsoft investment
‘Defense Ninjas’ instructor Fauzia Lala and COO Kate Warady demonstrate how to break a wrist grab in a workout room at Redmond’s DaVinci Academy on Jan. 15. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Women become ninjas in local self defense classes

Instructor Fauzia Lala aims to empower, educate women to protect themselves.

‘Defense Ninjas’ instructor Fauzia Lala and COO Kate Warady demonstrate how to break a wrist grab in a workout room at Redmond’s DaVinci Academy on Jan. 15. Katie Metzger/staff photo
48th district senator proposes statewide plastic straw ban

48th district senator proposes statewide plastic straw ban

Patty Kuderer said her bill is a first step to address plastic pollution.

48th district senator proposes statewide plastic straw ban
Eastside Rail Corridor rebranding in 2019

Eastside Rail Corridor rebranding in 2019

Options for a new name for the trail include The Eastway, The 425, The Eastrail and The E.

Eastside Rail Corridor rebranding in 2019
Google, Facebook to pay more than $400,000 to Washington state in campaign finance cases

Google, Facebook to pay more than $400,000 to Washington state in campaign finance cases

Both are in the top 10 largest campaign finance recoveries in Washington state history.

Google, Facebook to pay more than $400,000 to Washington state in campaign finance cases
Washington’s attorney general talks veterans, guns and suing Trump

Washington’s attorney general talks veterans, guns and suing Trump

Bob Ferguson visited the Redmond Rotary Club on Nov. 15.

Washington’s attorney general talks veterans, guns and suing Trump
Democrats lead in 45th Legislative District

Democrats lead in 45th Legislative District

Dhingra, Goodman and Springer earned about two thirds of the vote.

Democrats lead in 45th Legislative District
Hopelink clients, benefactors and advocates share stories at 23rd annual Reaching Out luncheon

Hopelink clients, benefactors and advocates share stories at 23rd annual Reaching Out luncheon

The organization has helped families out of poverty and into more stable situations since 1971.

Hopelink clients, benefactors and advocates share stories at 23rd annual Reaching Out luncheon
‘Technologist and philanthropist’ Paul Allen dies at 65

‘Technologist and philanthropist’ Paul Allen dies at 65

The Microsoft co-founder and Seahawks owner died from cancer on Monday.

‘Technologist and philanthropist’ Paul Allen dies at 65

Redmond aims to make parks, trails more accessible

The city is developing an ADA transition plan, which may extend to all facilities.

Redmond Historical Society marks milestones amid many changes

Redmond Historical Society marks milestones amid many changes

Group celebrates 15 years of walking tours, which give glimpses into community’s colorful past.

Redmond Historical Society marks milestones amid many changes
Redmond’s vision to come to fruition with Downtown Park opening

Redmond’s vision to come to fruition with Downtown Park opening

The area has transformed into an urban center over the past decade.

Redmond’s vision to come to fruition with Downtown Park opening
Indian festival draws thousands to Redmond

Indian festival draws thousands to Redmond

Ninth annual Ananda Mela showcases breadth and depth of Indian arts and culture.

Indian festival draws thousands to Redmond
Update: Preliminary results roll in for August primary

Update: Preliminary results roll in for August primary

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

Update: Preliminary results roll in for August primary
Hopelink’s new Redmond facility opens to clients, community

Hopelink’s new Redmond facility opens to clients, community

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

Hopelink’s new Redmond facility opens to clients, community
New Hopelink facility to open in Redmond

New Hopelink facility to open in Redmond

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

New Hopelink facility to open in Redmond