Samantha Pak

Sound Transit holds open house for public input on East Link

With the 2008 passing of Sound Transit 2 (ST2) and this month’s passing of Sound Transit 3 (ST3), light rail is coming to the Eastside… Continue reading

Pizza company’s Spreading MODness campaign benefits local nonprofits

Since the first MOD Pizza store opened eight years ago, one of the company’s focuses has been community. With the opening of each new store,… Continue reading

Facing our fears: Time to come together to build each other up | Reporter’s Notebook

Well, the results are in and much to many people’s surprise, Donald Trump will be the next president of the United States. Reactions to the… Continue reading

Motley Zoo is tuned in to rescuing animals, placing them in homes

Animal rescues are not always the most cheerful places. Working with animals in need of homes, some of whom have medical or behavioral issues, can… Continue reading

Redmond-area high schoolers walk out of class in protest of presidential election results

Dozens of Redmond High School (RHS) students walked out of class Monday afternoon to express their feelings about the results of last week’s presidential election.… Continue reading

Police recover stolen custom-built bike of athlete, auto-immune disorder survivor

Being the victim of a robbery is not easy but for Navin Singh, having one of his bicycles stolen was more than just a financial… Continue reading

IronTribe in Redmond to host Workout for Water event Nov. 19

Every year, IronTribe Fitness gyms across the country hold events to raise money to help people in other parts of the world access clean water.… Continue reading

Having their say: Young MAPS members vote for the first time

The right to vote is one that comes to Americans when they turn 18. To mark the occasion, the Muslim Association of Puget Sound (MAPS)… Continue reading

Costco unveils new membership warehouse Friday in Redmond

After about 20 years of on-and-off discussions, Costco has now opened a membership warehouse in Redmond. The 155,000-square-foot warehouse is located at 7725 188th Ave.… Continue reading

Volunteers attend planting events to help restore three parks on Green Redmond Day

Wet weather was not enough to deter about 100 people from planting more than 700 trees, shrubs and other plants at three Redmond parks on… Continue reading

Nair inspires others to enjoy science through STEM for Fun workshops

As a kid, Milan Nair enjoyed science, but he noticed that not many of his peers felt the same way. Now as a senior at… Continue reading

Employee giving program furthers Microsoft workers’ philanthropic impact

Part of Microsoft Corp’s mission is to help the world do more. For Iris Childress, a senior program manager for Enterprise Commerce at the Redmond-based… Continue reading

A middle school by any other name: Shakespeare reflects students’ lives at Rose Hill, other schools

This year marks the 400th anniversary of William Shakespeare’s death. And while it has been more than four centuries since The Bard first wrote his… Continue reading

Cardiac arrest survivor ‘pays it back’ 10 years later on Redmond soccer field

Alan Langman, Marc Goyette and Tim Dewhurst have been playing soccer together recreationally for more than 10 years.

Candidates vying for seats in 45th and 48th districts are focused on transportation, education funding, affordable housing and more

With less than two weeks until election day, there has been much talk about the presidential race. But there are also a few local races in and around Redmond that are on the upcoming ballot. Here is a recap of the candidates who are running.

Redmond officials discuss the pros and cons of Sound Transit 3

In next month’s election, voters will be asked to approve a ballot measure that could expand mass transit throughout the Puget Sound area, including Redmond.

Working smoke detectors help firefighters contain Redmond house fire and prevent major damage

There were no injuries from a townhome fire near the the 6400 block of 156th Place Northeast in Redmond Thursday night.

DelBene forms advisory board to help improve veterans’ quality of life

For veterans, transitioning back to civilian life is not easy. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is supposed to help with this but that is not always the case.

Candidates are focused on transportation, education funding and more

With less than two weeks until election day, there has been much talk about the presidential race.

Working smoke detectors help firefighters contain Redmond house fire and prevent major damage

Firefighters from Redmond, Kirkland and Bellevue responded to a 911 call at about 7:40 p.m. Thursday for a multi-family house fire near the 6400 block of 156th Place Northeast in Redmond.