68th Avenue Northeast bridge closed in Kenmore

The closure occurred because of a road failure as a result of construction for the city’s bridge replacement project.

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Cole Quinn of Mount Si High School won first place in the camera phone category. Courtesy photo.

Inglemoor students selected as winners in state photography competition

The exhibit of 33 photographs are currently at the Seattle Art Museum.

A woman works on a drawing next to an unused viewing scope as a smoky haze obscures the Space Needle and downtown Seattle last August as smoke from wildfires moved across the region. (Photo courtesy of The Herald/Elaine Thompson/Associated Press)

Why do Washington voters struggle with climate change policies?

Despite environmental awareness and the public’s apparent desire for reform, statewide initiatives keep failing

County set to test long-range electric buses

The buses would be able to travel more than 140 miles without recharging.

Bothell buys time to preserve Shelton View Forest

Citizens encouraged the council to renew its commitment to preserving green space in the city.

Bothell City Hall. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Bothell council unanimously passes city budget

City faces financial challenges in meeting demand for, and cost of, services with current revenues.

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Best practices help prevent workplace injury

Unknown suspect steals wallet from YMCA | Police blotter

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High hopes and a strong work ethic

North Creek’s Kendrick is gunning to return to state.

UW Bothell pursuing state funds to boost STEM enrollment

The biomedical industry is looking for graduates and the university is seeking $1.5M to produce more of them.

As 2018 real estate market wraps up, buyers and sellers prepare for the year ahead

To list or not to list during the holidays? That is the question.

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Sports

North Creek volleyballers notch first-team all-state honors

North Creek libero Alisa Kim, left, and outside hitter Gabby Kepley, far right, were named to the Washington State Volleyball Continue reading...

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Boys, girls teams are rolling on the hardwood

Spotlight on Kenmore and Bothell basketball squads.

 

Opinion

Washington State Stadium | Letter

“Washington State Stadium” — a publicly named stadium — will promote local and international industries from the state of Washington Continue reading...

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Northwest

Safeco Field funding referendum withdrawn

The mysterious backers of the initiative won’t say why, but some think it’s because they couldn’t get funding to gather the necessary signatures.

 

Shortest ever ‘Obamacare’ enrollment period starts Nov. 1

The Trump administration slashes the time frame to sign up for insurance.

 

Marketplace

Crossroads celebrates the giving season with community

Bellevue center launches month of special events and opportunities to give back

 

Productive meetings start with nutritious snacks and room to move!

Boost employee wellness and productivity with a few simple steps

 

Not everyone feels celebratory at the holidays. Remember, it’s okay to take some time and space for yourself, or to ask for help.

Are the Holidays too Much? Tips to Manage Stress this Holiday Season

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