Samantha Pak

Local women travel to Syrian refugee camps in Lebanon

With so much hardship around the world, Esther Filip, Rachel Hile and Jessica Dahl wanted to do their part to help those in need. For… Continue reading

Bothell firefighters lend a hand across the state and across state lines

While local first responders’ jobs focus on their local communities, there are times when they reach out beyond their city limits to help those in… Continue reading

Courts, schools, other agencies address school-to-prison pipeline

As the trend for students to come into contact with the juvenile and adult criminal justice systems continues to rise, the First District Democrats recently… Continue reading

Kenmore council candidates discuss Lakepointe, Seminary and more at forum

Recreation, the Lakepointe development, the St. Edward Seminary and waterfront accessibility were just a few of the topics touched upon at the Kenmore City Council… Continue reading

Tasveer South Asian Film Festival comes to Bothell next month | VIDEO

For about 15 and a half years, Tasveer has worked to provide a platform for South Asians to voice concerns and share their stories and… Continue reading

‘We’re human beings’ UW Bothell student speaks out to uplift undocumented voices

From the time she arrived in the United States at the age of 12, to when she was a senior in high school, Daniela Murguia… Continue reading

Fire at Kenmore business shows owner the strength of community

For many business owners, it might be difficult to see the positive side of a devastating fire. But for Mohamed Souaiaia, a fire at his… Continue reading

Kenmore native creates album featuring Broadway stars for a good cause

Ryan Armstrong first began performing onstage in grade school. The Kenmore native started in the Northwest Boychoir at the age of 6. By the age… Continue reading

Teamsters at CalPortland in Kenmore go on labor strike Friday morning

At 7 a.m. on Friday, Teamsters Local 174 members at concrete company CalPortland began an unfair labor practice strike, with picket lines held at locations… Continue reading

Bothell teen who died in crash was ‘adventurous and free-spirited’

Bothell resident Mikayla Sorenson was 15 years old when she and two other teens were killed in a collision in the early morning on July… Continue reading

Reporter welcomes Campbell into the fold | Editorial

Change. There are a few cliches I can say about it being the only constant in life, but I won’t. What I will say is,… Continue reading

Bothell teen among three who died in crash near Lynnwood

A Bothell teen was among three teenagers who died in a collision around 4 a.m. Wednesday morning in Lynnwood. Mikayla Sorenson, 15, was in a… Continue reading

North county cities use demographics to better serve community

As the population throughout the greater Puget Sound region continues to grow, cities in North King County are looking beyond the numbers to see not… Continue reading

UW Bothell honors community partners

Just as it takes a village to raise a child, it takes a community to educate a University of Washington Bothell (UW Bothell) student. On… Continue reading

Two males injured in stabbing in Kenmore

A 16-year-old male from Kenmore has claimed self defense after he stabbed two other teens on May 26. According to Sgt. Cindi West with the… Continue reading

Investigators return to Kenmore home in search of missing mother of two

After receiving a new tip, investigators from the King County Sheriff’s Office returned Thursday morning to a property along the Kenmore-Kirkland boundary to search for… Continue reading

Herb and Food Fair brings Bastyr community together

When Bastyr University’s Herb and Food Fair started nearly two decades ago, it was the idea of a single, herbally minded student who organized and… Continue reading

Telling our community’s story

My first inkling of wanting to become a journalist was in middle school. Students representing various extracurricular activities from the high school were visiting one… Continue reading

Speakers from Muslim, Japanese American and Jewish communities take part in ‘Vigilance Against Injustice’ event

On Sunday, members of various communities came together in Redmond in an effort to educate people on historical events so as to not repeat the… Continue reading

The Landing offers overnight shelter for young adults in Redmond

Editor’s note: This is part two in a monthlong series on Eastside homelessness. Just as tackling homelessness means more than just giving people a place… Continue reading