Aaron Kunkler

Kristina Valiani

Bothell business hopes to put a dent in modern slavery

Kristina Valiani's Beauty of Hope opened last Saturday in Country Village with a unique sense of calling.

Kristina Valiani
Bothell citizens are concerned that the Shelton View Woods could be developed.

Bothell citizens worry about potential development in Shelton View Woods

Miles of footpath winds through thickets of blackberries and groves of cedars and pine, up steep inclines and over ridges. The clamor of traffic is quickly weeded out by old growth vegetation and steep hills filled with the sounds of bird calls and creaking wood inside Bothell's Shelton View Woods.

Bothell citizens are concerned that the Shelton View Woods could be developed.
Ethan Savaglio is the co-owner of Nine Yards Brewing in Kenmore. The business is one of three breweries that have or will set up shop just off the Burke-Gilman Trail as part of an initiative set up by the city a few years ago.

Kenmore, Burke-Gilman Trail becoming destination for craft beer lovers

The Northshore area has a long history of thirsty patrons and entrepreneurs willing to roll the dice to try and satisfy them, a tradition which dates back to prohibition.

Ethan Savaglio is the co-owner of Nine Yards Brewing in Kenmore. The business is one of three breweries that have or will set up shop just off the Burke-Gilman Trail as part of an initiative set up by the city a few years ago.
A bartender pours a beer for one of the first customers at the Anderson School McMenamin’s in downtown Bothell during a pre-opening party on Tuesday. The event was through invitation only but the new business will hold a full grand opening celebration tonight with live music from the Young Fresh Fellows.

McMenamin’s opens this weekend in Bothell with live music

After five years of preparation, construction and anticipation, the McMenamin’s Anderson School in Bothell held a pre-opening Tuesday night and will open its doors to the public this weekend.

A bartender pours a beer for one of the first customers at the Anderson School McMenamin’s in downtown Bothell during a pre-opening party on Tuesday. The event was through invitation only but the new business will hold a full grand opening celebration tonight with live music from the Young Fresh Fellows.
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Haunted Trails is a labor of love for those at Bastyr University in Kenmore

Bastyr University in Kenmore is preparing to serve up the scares again with their annual Haunted Trails event starting tonight.

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King County Sheriff

Four suspects vandalize new houses, set fire to garage in Kenmore

They face felony charges after police say they entered the houses and lit one on fire.

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Former Bothell resident Nicholas Madrazo

New athletic park in Bothell fitting for namesake 1st Lt. Nicholas Madrazo

Soccer was a big part of Nicholas Madrazo’s life, so with construction tentatively scheduled to begin this fall on the long-awaited park bearing his name, his family says they’re happy it will be filled with sports fields and courts.

Former Bothell resident Nicholas Madrazo
Firefighters work to extinguish the mulch blaze.

Mulch fire continues to burn in Bothell | Video

Firefighters are monitoring the blaze, which could take days to fully burn out.

Firefighters work to extinguish the mulch blaze.
King County Sheriff

Kenmore Sheriff’s Blotter: Driving without licenses, stolen guns and criminal warrants.

A summary of police responses between Oct. 5 and Oct. 13 in Kenmore.

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Woodinville Fire and Rescue new hires practice lowering fire victims from flaming buildings at the Northshore Fire Department Station 51 training center.

Northshore facility provides firefighters valuable training space | Slideshow

Station 51 provides Northshore, Bothell, Woodinville and Shoreline firefighters a place to prepare.

Woodinville Fire and Rescue new hires practice lowering fire victims from flaming buildings at the Northshore Fire Department Station 51 training center.
Bothell community members take part in the ninth annual Chilifest at Evergreen Washelli in Bothell.

Bothell Chilifest raises more food, money for Hopelink than in 2014

Fourteen teams of chili cooks and community members took part in the annual Chilifest and raised nearly $600 for local food bank Hopelink on Thursday night at the Evergreen Washelli Funeral Home in Bothell.

Bothell community members take part in the ninth annual Chilifest at Evergreen Washelli in Bothell.
Members of the UW Bothell and Cascadia College student governments can work in their new offices located in the student activities and recreation center.

UW Bothell, Cascadia open new student Activities and Recreation center

University of Washington Bothell and Cascadia College opened a new student Activities and Recreation center on their joint campus Wednesday morning, culminating a six-year process between students, faculty and outside contractors.

Members of the UW Bothell and Cascadia College student governments can work in their new offices located in the student activities and recreation center.

Discussions about a regional fire authority continue despite set-backs

Negotiations between four area fire agencies regarding the formation of a Northlake Regional Fire Authority (RFA) continues despite set-backs.

King County Courts

Trial of Bothell police officer accused of having sex with minor begins tomorrow

Dione Thompson faces three charges of first-degree sexual misconduct with a minor.

King County Courts
King County Sheriff

Vehicle prowls, heroin and driving without licenses | King County Sheriff’s Blotter

King County Sheriff's Office reports for Kenmore between Sept. 25 to Oct. 5.

King County Sheriff
Bothell resident Annie Carl is opening her own book store in downtown.

Cancer survivor, sci-fi junkie opens used bookstore in downtown Bothell

After winning a six-and-a-half year battle with cancer, Bothell resident Annie Carl is taking another leap of faith and opening her own book store.

Bothell resident Annie Carl is opening her own book store in downtown.
University of Washington Bothell

University of Washington Bothell to raise minimum wage to $15 an hour

The University of Washington Bothell announced a plan Monday evening to raise its minimum wage to $15 an hour for all campus employees by 2017, a plan which has excited university administration and students.

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King County Sheriff

Kenmore man pistol whipped, robbed Sunday

Police seek five suspects after a robbery and assault which sent one man to Harborview.

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