Aaron Kunkler

Kirkland Potalla Village appeal dropped, development still in doubt

The developer of Potala Village Kirkland has filed a motion to dismiss an appeal of a previous appellent court's decision regarding a disputed building permit application.

  • Apr 21, 2016

Kenmore mural in the works

Having never lived in a single place for more than eight years, California-based artist Gaul Culley said she's developed an eye for what makes a place unique.

  • Apr 20, 2016

Bothell city leaders break ground, final stage of Multiway Boulevard

City, state and local business leaders broke ground April 14 on the final stage of road improvements along Bothell Way Northeast running through downtown Bothell.

  • Apr 15, 2016

Bothell native to hold book release party May 14

Bothell native Rebecca Demarest is throwing a novel release party for her second novel in Seattle on May 14. Entitled 'Less Than Charming,' Demarest said the basic plot is based around the concept that every time a character is imagined, they appear in a parallel universe where every successive story told about them alters their timeline.

Art awakens Bothell woman

Washington State is home to a wide array of biodiversity and landscapes ranging from the sprawling hills of the Palouse to the rain forest on the Olympic Peninsula.

Bothell Rep. Moscoso to run for Senate, Kloba announces run for House seat

Long-time state Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe, who represents Bothell from the 1st Legislative District, announced earlier this month she will not be seeking reelection in November, prompting Rep. Luis Moscoso to seek her position.

  • Apr 11, 2016

Ruling on Westhill woods development in Bothell coming soon

More than 11 acres of land could be developed in the Westhill neighborhood of Bothell pending a hearings examiner decision.

Bothell native throws novel release party

Bothell native Rebecca Demarest is throwing a novel release party for her second novel in Seattle on May 14.

Kenmore officially blocks 520 bridge deconstruction, for now

The city of Kenmore has officially stated it’s intent to block the deconstruction of the old State Route 520 floating bridge within the city.

Kenmore releases 2015 crime stats

The Kenmore Police Department, staffed by the King County Sheriff’s Office, has released 2015 crime statistics and will be presenting them at the March 28 Kenmore City Council meeting.

Blind Bothell man walks to Canada for water, awareness

On March 22, Raines left Mill Creek and walked to the Canadian border in five days in an attempt to raise $20,000 for the non-profit 'Water is Basic'.

ST3 draft includes bus rapid transit on SR 522 through Northshore

A finalized draft of Sound Transit 3 projects was released last week during an agency board meeting and includes significant transit expansion along Northlake and Eastside corridors.

Kenmore City Council shocked by deconstruction of 520 at Lakepointe

Deconstruction of the old State Route 520 bridge could begin in Kenmore as soon as April 25 after the Washington State Department of Transportation and contractor Kiewit/General/Manson (KGM) announced their plans at a March 14 Kenmore City Council meeting.

Two years on, NSD decision to move ninth-grade sports causing concerns

During the 2013-14 school year, Northshore School District (NSD) began shifting ninth-grade sports from junior high schools to high schools, generating both support and opposition from parents.

Bothell ceramic artist melds humanity with nature

This concentration of ‘life force’ is what drew Michele Yugen Lewis, 40, to Bothell a decade ago. Trained as an emergency veterinarian, Lewis said around three years ago she decided she needed to make a change.

Bothell police search for three fraud suspects caught on camera

Bothell police are looking for two women who are suspected of breaking into a vehicle parked at the Bothell Park and Ride and using a stolen credit card to make purchases.

Code violations way down in Kenmore

Code compliance violation cases in Kenmore have dramatically dropped off since 2013, a phenomena which city staff attributes to a pay off of policy changes.

Residents take a stand to spread cheer

Clad in bright yellow shirts and holding cheery signs some 20 people staked out Thrasher’s Corner last Friday for what the event coordinator called a ‘happiness sprinkling’ event.

Kenmore city manager optimistic about future in State of the City address

Slow and steady was the theme of the day at Wednesday's Kenmore State of the City luncheon as city manager Rob Karlinsey took the stage for the second annual event.

State Transportation Commission repeals I-405 tolls nights, weekends, holidays

Toll lanes on Interstate 405 will only collect tolls weekdays from 5 a.m. to 7 p.m. after a vote by the Washington State Transportation Commission earlier today.