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Talks will continue on combining Northshore Fire Department with others

Plan will be formulated for joining Woodinville, Shoreline and Northshore fire departments.

Bothell City Hall. Katie Metzger/staff photo

Bothell recognizes Pride for the first time

The city joins several other Eastside cities in recognizing the month.

Bothell City Hall. Katie Metzger/staff photo
In a 2015 report from the Washington State Department of Ecology, King County’s Cedar Hills Regional Landfill received 53,739 tons of of plastic bags and wrap from housing and commercial sources alone. File photo/Sound Publishing

No good solution to the plastics problem

Plastic is piling up everywhere from King County to ocean floors, and humans keep making more.

In a 2015 report from the Washington State Department of Ecology, King County’s Cedar Hills Regional Landfill received 53,739 tons of of plastic bags and wrap from housing and commercial sources alone. File photo/Sound Publishing
NSD held a dedication ceremony for the district’s newly installed Veterans Memorial on May 27. Madison Miller / staff photo

NSD unveils Veterans Memorial at dedication ceremony

The Veterans Memorial honors alumni who died while serving in the military.

NSD held a dedication ceremony for the district’s newly installed Veterans Memorial on May 27. Madison Miller / staff photo
Photo courtesy of Payne’s family
                                Photo from a Mariner’s game where Heather Moran surprised Ryan after coming home from a deployment.

Community mourns loss of Kenmore Middle School student

Ryan Payne died by drowning on Memorial Day.

Photo courtesy of Payne’s family
                                Photo from a Mariner’s game where Heather Moran surprised Ryan after coming home from a deployment.
NSD issued “cease and desist” letter from FCDF. Photo courtesy of mrehan

NSD issued lawsuit threat from FCDF

NSD is the second school district asked to withdraw its Ramadan guidelines by FCDF.

NSD issued “cease and desist” letter from FCDF. Photo courtesy of mrehan

Judge lowers bail for suspect in 1972 killing of Bothell-area woman

But there are stricter release conditions for Terrence Miller, who is accused of killing Jody Loomis.

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King County homelessness count shows 17 percent decrease overall

Decreases are not even among different demographics.

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NSD responds to lawsuit threat

NSD says it will continue to support its Muslim students and families in light of FCDF lawsuit threat.

Person of interest located following discovery of body buried in Bothell yard

Law enforcement located Richard “Rick” Nelson within hours of a public alert.

The co-responder way: mental health professionals and officers team up

Local departments are making the push for permanent funding.

Northshore fire chief retires early, others express interest in merger

Things are up in air after early departure.

Boeing says decision on new airplane will come this year

With the 737 Max crisis far from over, there was speculation that a 797 decision might be delayed.

Kenmore youth dies after near drowning on Memorial Day

The youth was confirmed deceased Tuesday morning.

Ouch: Dog bites woman on the backside | Police Blotter

Police blotter for may 14-19

  • May 27, 2019

First District’s Sen. Palumbo steps down from state Senate

He was elected in 2016 and is returning to the private sector to be closer to his home and young family.

  • May 24, 2019

Sexual misconduct reports triple following ‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign

Joint effort to curb unwanted harassment proves successful.