Aaron Kunkler

Proposal for name change, plaque to honor fallen Bothell’s fallen soldiers gain traction

Pop Keeney Stadium and Blyth Park in Bothell could be renamed if one Bothell veteran's proposal is approved by the school district and the city.

  • Jun 20, 2016

New Bothell ethics officer receives first complaints against Council members

The Bothell City Council voted to implement an ethics code late last year as well as created the position of Ethics Officer to investigate complaints.

  • Jun 16, 2016

Bothell City Council hires ethics officer

The Bothell City Council has hired Wayne Tanaka of Ogden, Murphy and Wallace as the city's Ethics Officer, a position which he will serve in for a minimum of one year.

  • Jun 15, 2016

Kenmore Junior High hosts Cascadia Rising drill for emergency response

Around 20 Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) volunteers clad in bright yellow vests and green hardhats converged on Kenmore Junior High on the evening of June 7 to get hands-on experience setting up an emergency water purification system.

  • Jun 13, 2016

Master Builders help Kenmore couple as a part of Rampathon

Thirty-seven families in King and Snohomish Counties received newly constructed ramps for their homes on May 21 during the 23rd annual Master Builders Association Rampathon.

Forterra buys last piece of Wayne Golf Course, Bothell raising money to secure land

Nearly 50 acres known as the Front Nine of the Wayne Golf Course in Bothell were purchased on May 31, bringing the entire 89-acre course under control of the conservation group Forterra.

  • Jun 3, 2016

Kenmore Art Show will feature nearly 300 regional artists

The 18th annual Kenmore Art Show run from June 22-26 at Bastyr University and will feature the works of nearly 300 regional artists.

Challenge courses to be retained for Northshore middle school students

Challenge courses will be retained for Northshore School District middle school students after the School Board voted to preserve a modified version of the program.

  • Jun 2, 2016

Kenmore’s Cozy Inn, where everyone still knows your name

"Sometimes you want to go where everybody knows your name," is the famous chorus to the Cheers theme song and as the Northshore continues to grow, finding that place can be harder than ever.

  • Jun 1, 2016

Local Baha’i community rallies to raise awareness about education discrimination in Iran

For more than 160 years, Iranian Baha’i have faced religious persecution for their beliefs, facing expulsion from civil, government and educational institutions.

Caretaker accused of groping NSD special needs student, held on bail

A 63-year-old man is being held on $100,000 bail after he was accused of groping a 17-year-old girl with special needs on a Northshore School District bus.

  • May 26, 2016

Election season officially begins for local races

May 20 was the final day to file for public offices up for election on November's ballot. Races with more than two candidates will have a primary in August, where the top two candidates will advance to the general election.

  • May 25, 2016

Kenmore, KGM reach agreement on deconstruction of 520 bridge, avoid legal battle

A potentially lengthy legal battle between Kenmore and contractors Kiewet/General/Manson (KGM) was avoided on May 23 after the City Council agreed to a settlement over the fate of the old State Route 520 bridge.

  • May 24, 2016

King County Search and Rescue on the chopping block

A rhythmic thumping pulse reverberates through the trees, bouncing off the walls of the pristine valley where the Bandera State Airport sits, some 11 miles west of the Summit at Snoqualmie pass.

  • May 23, 2016

Reporter Notes: Capps Club puts on a killer show

Like most everyone whose paid attention to what's happening north or east of Lake Washington during the past few months, I was curious to see what Kenmore's newest venue, Capps Club, was all about.

  • May 23, 2016

KGM and Kenmore propose settlement at tonight’s council meeting

The Kenmore City Council could approve a settlement agreement with Kiewit/General/Manson (KGM), Lakepointe, INC. and Pioneer Towing, Co. to prevent the old State Route 520 bridge from being demolished in Kenmore, while still allowing around 25 percent of the bridge to pass through the city.

  • May 23, 2016

Squeeze box helps Bothell man to see the world around him

When asking musicians what instrument they play, the accordion isn't high on the list of likely answers.

  • May 19, 2016

County Search and Rescue on the chopping block

A rhythmic thumping pulse reverberates through the trees, bouncing off the walls of the pristine valley where the Bandera State Airport sits, some 11 miles east of the Summit at Snoqualmie pass.

  • May 19, 2016