Police exercise educates drivers and pedestrians on safety

Bellevue police increase emphasis on collision causes.

Nancy Kartes and Bill Willard were both original event planners of the garden light show that opened in 1994. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Twenty-five years of Garden d’Lights

Garden d’Lights runs through December 31.

Bellevue skyline. Aaron Kunkler/staff photo

Bellevue changing logo for the first time since 1969

New logo to reflect diversity, development.

Changing systems doesn’t happen overnight | Windows and Mirrors

It’s been a year since the Menchie’s incident and here is what the city of Kirkland has been working on since then.

Two pedestrian crashes in November result in deaths

Drivers and pedestrians asked to proceed with caution.

Suspect wanted after multiple robberies

Public’s help sought in identifying a man caught on security footage.

Airport Winter Weather 101

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King County’s current climate action plan was adopted in 2015 and has provided a blueprint for reducing emissions and preparing for climate change. File photo

King County approves environmental justice provision

An update to the King County climate action plan should include an environmental justice framing as it’s developed over the Continue reading...

Homelessness authority approved by King County, awaits Seattle vote

The agreement would consolidate emergency services for people experiencing homelessness.

The King County Courthouse is located at 516 Third Ave. in downtown Seattle. Photo courtesy of King County

Council approves $600,000 to increase security at King County Courthouse

The funding will be split evenly between increasing deputies, security and social services.

Bulletin Board

Train Derailment Results in Urgent Plea for Blood Donors

Emergency making huge demands on community supply.

 

AG Ferguson, Amazon sue over “get rich quick” scam

Customers promised easy income, but got empty promises instead.

 

WSDOT releases Gray Notebook 67

WSDOT highlights its strategic direction in this edition of the agency’s quarterly Continue reading...

 

New phone scam targets Washington businesses

The Washington Department of Revenue is warning businesses to be aware of Continue reading...

 

Sports

Saints fall short in 53-42 loss to Lake Washington

The Kangaroos pulled away in the fourth quarter to hand the Saints their fourth straight loss.

 

 

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Business

Business alliance serves women of African diaspora in King County

Nourah Yonous launched the African Women Business Alliance in 2017 to find ways to lift women up.

 

Life

Boy Scout Troop 626 kicks off Christmas tree sale

The fundraiser began on Nov. 29 and ends on Dec. 20.

 

Nancy Kartes and Bill Willard were both original event planners of the garden light show that opened in 1994. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Twenty-five years of Garden d’Lights

Garden d’Lights runs through December 31.

 

Marketplace

Airport Winter Weather 101

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Savor the Season at SEA!

SEA Airport is bustling during the holiday travel season! In the midst Continue reading...

 

Four reasons you’re waiting on the plane at SEA

You’ve just landed at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (SEA) after flying for what Continue reading...

 

5 reasons to get excited about what’s coming to the heart of Redmond

The amenities at the brand-new Hilton Garden Inn will appeal to locals and visitors alike

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Opinion

Changing systems doesn’t happen overnight | Windows and Mirrors

It’s been a year since the Menchie’s incident and here is what the city of Kirkland has been working on since then.