Locked up and poor

King County courts use money bail to incarcerate defendants before trial. Should the system be reformed?

Tasveer South Asian Film Festival sheds light on underrepresented stories

TSAFF focuses on Pakistan in this year’s film festival.

Bothell detectives investigate the suspicious shooting on Sept. 18. Police remained at the scene for more than six hours. Photos courtesy of the Bothell Police Department

Bothell police arrest shooting suspect, search for rifle

The suspect allegedly used a rifle in the assault, which was described as an AK-47.

Gun control initative set for November ballots

Proponents believe initiative would increase safety; opponents believe it infringes on rights.

Greg McClellan of Kirkland completes his 48-hour long concept album after almost 20 years. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Kirkland man creates 48-hour long concept album

Greg McClellan finishes what may be the world’s longest album in dedication to his lifelong friend.

Bothell man pleads guilty to sex crimes involving 14-year-old

Defendant met and groomed victim online, traveled to California for sex and produced child porn.

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Active minds + active bodies = happy children!

Brand new Kenmore preschool shares value of holistic education

Vote NO on I-1639 | Letter

We have heard repeatedly from the Attorney General Bob Ferguson on his personal agenda to ban or otherwise restrict the Continue reading...

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Bothell rolls past North Creek in rivalry football matchup

Cougars win 31-0 at packed Pop Keeney Stadium.

118 unit townhouse project coming to Canyon Park

MJS Investors are working to build out a townhouse development in Bothell’s Canyon Park neighborhood in a cluster of office Continue reading...

Oktoberfest returns to Kirkland September 21 to 23.

Oktoberfest in Kirkland is the Seattle area’s largest authentic German Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest returns to Kirkland, Washington this weekend for three epic days of cold bier (beer), hot sausages and plenty of Continue reading...

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Sports

Diekema earns running accolade in Michigan

Katie Diekema, a 2015 Inglemoor High graduate, now runs for Calvin College in Grand Rapids, Michigan, and was named women’s Continue reading...

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Life

Orlay to host North Creek tours

Attendees will learn about local salmon varieties in addition to the area’s watershed.

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Rain gardens: Nature’s sponge

A seminar will teach you how to create this natural way to control runoff in your yard

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Opinion

Excited to lead Eastside news coverage | Editorial

Corey Morris takes lead as regional editor of Eastside publications

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Kenmore Planning Commission responds to Reporter article regarding mobile home parks | Guest editorial

On July 20, this paper published an article headlined “Bothell, Kenmore look at affordable housing options.” This letter is written Continue reading...

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Marketplace
September is Suicide Prevention Month, and Crisis Connections is joining with community partners to help others learn about resources that can help during times of crisis.

In spite of rising rates of suicide, what can you do to help?

According to the Center for Disease Control’s monthly report Vital Signs, suicide rates rose by 25.4% in the US from Continue reading...

 

Meet Crisis Connections: The Real Connection between Seattle’s Crisis Clinic and the Community

Stress – many of us are all too familiar with this word. Everyone experiences stress. However, sometimes, what seems like Continue reading...

 

Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence

 

Business

Former Tully’s locations spring back to life

Following the coffee chain’s collapse earlier this year, other Eastside businesses are moving in.