Raechel Dawson

Reporter Raechel Dawson says farewell to journalism career

Eastside journalist moves on after six years in field.

 

Kenmore Community Garden has goals to feed the hungry, connect neighbors

The garden, located at Northlake Lutheran Church, is open to all.

 

Driver intentionally hits pedestrians on drive around Bothell

One victim was taken to EvergreenHealth Medical Center.

 

The Assault Survivor Kit comes with a sweat set, socks, underwear, toiletries and a nice message. Since 1997, the Assistance League of the Eastside has assisted 21,970 assault survivors through the Assault Survivor Kit program. Photo courtesy of Assistance League of the Eastside

Assault kits provide ‘fresh start’ for survivors

April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month.

The Assault Survivor Kit comes with a sweat set, socks, underwear, toiletries and a nice message. Since 1997, the Assistance League of the Eastside has assisted 21,970 assault survivors through the Assault Survivor Kit program. Photo courtesy of Assistance League of the Eastside

Bothell mother sues Harborview Medical Center for neglect that led to daughter’s suicide

The plaintiff’s daughter had been diagnosed with schizophrenia.

Father who kidnapped son in Bothell at gunpoint in custody

The boy was found safe at the suspect’s mother’s house.

Students throughout the region take part in National School Walkout, call for gun control

The March 14 demonstrations marked the one month anniversary of the Parkland school shooting.

Afghanistan refugee shares how Friends of Youth gave him hope at Bellevue event

Hundreds celebrate youth at annual Friends of Youth luncheon.

Fully funding education, passing capital budget top focus this legislative session

Eastside legislators met to discuss issues at annual breakfast

Washington State Auditor Pat McCarthy, Deputy State Auditor Keri Rooney and Program Manager Wendy W. Choy. Katie Metzger, Reporter Newspapers

Washington state auditor: More accountability audits needed for state agencies

Auditor’s office seeking $700,000 from Washington Legislature

Washington State Auditor Pat McCarthy, Deputy State Auditor Keri Rooney and Program Manager Wendy W. Choy. Katie Metzger, Reporter Newspapers

Bellevue police arrest more than 100 in undercover prostitution sting

One of the more than 100 arrested was a Bothell man

Members of Congress, Dreamers call out Trump administration’s end of DACA at Bellevue event

Four members of Congress stood up on Sept. 21 to let President Donald Trump know ending the DACA program is not only cruel, but stupid.… Continue reading

King County executive delivers state of the county address

Bryce Kasota had to duck out early from King County Executive Dow Constantine’s state of the county address on Monday.

Artist to have first show after losing paintings in house fire

About one year after David Tracy lost his life’s work - about 1,000 paintings - in a house fire, the Kirkland resident will have his first art show featuring the new art he’s created since.

Lynnwood man pleads not guilty to hit-and-run accident in Kenmore

A Lynnwood man and Kirkland area caregiver plead not guilty to a charge against him for a hit-and-run that left a Kenmore woman dead on March 14.

Man connected to Bothell bank robberies pleads not guilty

The man believed to be the "cyborg bandit" bank robber pleaded not guilty this morning at King County Superior Court.

“Cyborg bandit” charged, connected to Bothell bank robberies

A once unidentified man with the monikers “Cyborg bandit" and “Elephant man” has been caught, charged and identified after a year-long investigation.

Williams, Hirt vie for EvergreenHealth board seat

Vice chair of the Evergreen Healthcare Foundation Kinnon W. Williams is taking on longtime incumbent Rebecca Hirt for the EvergreenHealth board of commissioners position No. 2 seat this November.

Bothell’s contaminated sites still in cleanup process 2.5 years later

Despite the removal of more than 35,000 tons of toxic soil in 2010, the City of Bothell still has some time before the Department of Ecology deems five parcels of land in downtown Bothell as having reached proper cleanup levels.

Bothell slashes funding for domestic violence program

LifeWire, an Eastside domestic violence program, recently lost city funding after the Bothell City Council adopted the 2013-14 biennial budget on Dec. 11.