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Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Club president Zach Nelson explains to a pair of students how the currency works while handing out free cryptocurrency at the University of Washington Bothell on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Cryptocurrency interest grows with UW Bothell student club

They recently handed out free “wallets” of the Dogecoin currency, and 88 new members signed up.

Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Club president Zach Nelson explains to a pair of students how the currency works while handing out free cryptocurrency at the University of Washington Bothell on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Board approves 12 percent service increase

This October, local bus and paratransit fares will go up 25 cents; vanpool fares will rise

  • May 11, 2018

Lake Forest Park Rotary Club hosts speakers

The club recently announced their speaker line-up for the month of May.

  • May 9, 2018
Photos courtesy of Two Men and a Truck

Local movers’ campaign benefits domestic violence survivors on Mother’s Day

The Eastside’s Two Men and a Truck franchise celebrates mothers with the Movers for Moms campaign.

Photos courtesy of Two Men and a Truck

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

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

Bothell Firefighters install a smoke alarm. Photo courtesy of the Bothell Fire Department

Bothell firefighters install free smoke alarms for locals

Firefighters teamed up with the American Red Cross volunteers to install 74 alarms in 32 homes.

  • May 8, 2018
Bothell Firefighters install a smoke alarm. Photo courtesy of the Bothell Fire Department

Snohomish executive approves contract for solid waste services

The Solid Waste Division will leverage significant annual savings to offset cost increases.

  • May 4, 2018
(Left to Right) Kristine Kenney, Kelly Snyder, Julie Blakeslee and Amy Van Dyke. Photo courtesy of UW Bothell

Team wins UW Distinguished Staff Award

The team was recognized for their work on UW Bothell Cascadia College Comprehensive Master Plan.

  • May 3, 2018
(Left to Right) Kristine Kenney, Kelly Snyder, Julie Blakeslee and Amy Van Dyke. Photo courtesy of UW Bothell

Bothell High School FBLA students win at state conference

The FBLA won 26 awards and six students won first place.

  • May 2, 2018

Applicants sought for housing projects in Snohomish County

Applications for funds to develop affordable rental housing will be accepted through May 31.

  • May 2, 2018

Seattle Foundation presents GIVEBIG

The eighth annual giving day returns on May 9 to help make an impact in Bothell.

  • May 1, 2018

VAP offers free vaccines and $5 microchips

The clinic will be hosted at U Dirty Dog for pets of valley residents.

  • May 1, 2018
Photos courtesy of Ann Slothower Photography

Komen Puget Sound awards more than $600,000 to local breast health providers

Washington’s Department of Health, Cancer Lifeline and the Korean Women’s Association were awarded.

  • Apr 30, 2018
Photos courtesy of Ann Slothower Photography
Photo courtesy of mass communication specialist first class, Jesse Hawthorne

Bothell native serves in Pearl Harbor

A Bothell native and 2010 Bothell High School graduate is serving in the U.S. Navy at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam. Petty Officer 1st Class Caleb… Continue reading

  • Apr 26, 2018
Photo courtesy of mass communication specialist first class, Jesse Hawthorne

Freestone Capital Management announces new scholarship

The firm committed to providing $100,000 in financial support to 20 college students.

  • Apr 25, 2018
Screenshot of the Kanopy website.

King County brings the silver screen to local libraries

County library members will now have free access to an expansive film streaming service.

  • Apr 25, 2018
Screenshot of the Kanopy website.
Poster courtesy of the Sammamish Valley Alliance

Sammamish Valley Spring Celebration

The celebration and its numerous events will take place from May 4 to 6.

  • Apr 24, 2018
Poster courtesy of the Sammamish Valley Alliance

Washington Supreme Court Justice Mary Yu to speak at UW Bothell commencement

The commencement will take place on June 10.

  • Apr 23, 2018

Local students among top 10 at state Geographic Bee

A Bellevue student won first place while a Bothell student won sixth place.

  • Apr 20, 2018

Bothell celebrates Main St. on April 28

The celebration recognizes the completion of the Main Street Enhancement Project.

  • Apr 19, 2018