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Rossi and Schrier lead 8th Congressional District race

Republican Dino Rossi and Democrat Kim Schrier are the top two finishers in the Aug. 7 primary race for U.S. Representative in Washington’s 8th Congressional… Continue reading

Single-payer advocates push for health care reform

A growing number of voices on the left are campaigning for a profit-free health system.

Public invited to review draft transportation plan for 2040 and beyond

Statewide policy plan offers public to review and comment by Sept. 20.

  • Aug 7, 2018

Inglewood resident appointed as Northshore Utility District Commissioner

Long-time Commissioner Peterson retires; Mortimer sworn in.

  • Aug 7, 2018

Public Works staff inspects 104 structures during 2017

2017 Snohomish County Bridge report now available online.

  • Aug 7, 2018
Washington State Department of Health. Courtesy photo.

Washington joins Undetectable = Untransmittable HIV prevention campaign

Washington is the sixth state health department to join the campaign along with 18 other states.

  • Aug 7, 2018
Washington State Department of Health. Courtesy photo.

New Goddard School opens in Bothell

Owners go from the IT industry to opening a preschool.

  • Aug 6, 2018
Chief Steve Mylett/Reporter File Photo

Bothell police investigating Bellevue police chief following criminal allegations

Chief Steve Mylett was place on leave Thursday after allegations were reported to Bothell Police.

  • Aug 3, 2018
Chief Steve Mylett/Reporter File Photo
A salmon. File photo

State Fish and Wildlife seeks $60 million in funding

The department is facing a $33 million shortfall and also hopes to secure future funding.

A salmon. File photo

Bothell Police encourage residents to participate in National Night Out

National Night Out set for Aug. 7.

  • Aug 2, 2018

Kenmore police department to host National Night Out

National Night Out set for August 7.

  • Aug 1, 2018
Illustration by Joshua Boulet

The deferred dreams of working women on H-4 visas

Thousands of Indian women throughout the country could once again be barred from employment.

Illustration by Joshua Boulet

A look back at first year of E-DUI

Bothell holds second highest distracted driving accident rate on the Eastside, Kenmore ranks fourth.

Pacific Wellness and Lactation clinic opens to serve mothers and infants

The new clinic offers breastfeeding support and perinatal care.

  • Aug 1, 2018

Sowing the seeds of mental health

Suicide is an epidemic amongst agricultural workers; farmers and lawmakers work to find solutions.

AG Ferguson sues Trump administration for giving dangerous people access to 3-D printed firearms

Ferguson argues downloadable guns make weapons easier for people to obtain.

  • Jul 31, 2018

King County youth detention center moves forward despite opposition

As community criticism of the project mounts, King County tries to take a middle road.

While King County Metro has been testing out several trial electric buses since since 2016, the agency aims to have a fully electric bus fleet by 2040. Photo by SounderBruce/Flickr

King County Rolls on With Its Electric Bus Fleet Plans

With an overhaul set by 2040, a new report shows the economic and health benefits of going electric.

While King County Metro has been testing out several trial electric buses since since 2016, the agency aims to have a fully electric bus fleet by 2040. Photo by SounderBruce/Flickr
Kenmore City Hall. File photo

Bothell, Kenmore councils to take a break in August

Before their recess, city leaders review some important topics.

Kenmore City Hall. File photo
King County Council is proposing measures that would impact gun storage and sales. Photo by zaphad1/Flickr

King County council members push safe storage gun regulation

Gun rights groups have threatened legal action over the measure.

King County Council is proposing measures that would impact gun storage and sales. Photo by zaphad1/Flickr