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Experience will fuel playoff push for Bothell football | Season preview

A year of experience under their belts, the Cougars are now out to make their mark.

Fresh look on offense, defense has Cedar Park Christian aiming for playoffs | Football preview

The Cedar Park Christian football team will have a new quarterback under center this season, but it won't be due to graduation or injury.

Union, Northshore Schools come to ‘tentative’ contract agreement

The Northshore School District and teachers' union came to a "tentative" contract agreement on Thursday evening, according to a joint release by the two groups, meaning classes should start as scheduled on Sept. 6.

New Northshore superintendent hopes for a smooth transition

Everything from the tiny blades of grass to the rise and fall of Mozart's Requiem has a common thread: there's a pattern to follow for almost all things in life.

Northshore Schools induct 2016 Wall of Honor

Northshore School District inducted the sixth class of the Wall of Fame will take place on Thursday at Pop Keeney Stadium.

Kenmore Park and Ride lot among worst in county for overcrowding

Many park and rides in King County have begun to overcrowd, forcing county officials to look for solutions as traffic continues to worsen.

Northshore district agrees to bargain jointly with unions, takes ‘step forward’

Contract talks between the Northshore School District (NSD) and labor unions made progress on Tuesday, July 26, agreeing to a tentative 2016-17 calendar.

Heroin responsible for 132 King County deaths in 2015, report finds

Heroin overdoses were responsible for 132 King County deaths in 2015, according to data compiled by the University of Washington's Alcohol and Drug Institute.

Paraeducators take center stage in Northshore labor negotiations

A far-lower percentage of Northshore School District support staff are eligible for benefits than in surrounding districts, an analysis by the Reporter shows.

Former Bothell football coach completes fifth book

Following his retirement from Bothell High during the 1991 season, former football coach Dwight "Dee" Hawkes has busied himself with a number of sports-related projects to keep himself in the game.

  • Jul 14, 2016

Fatal truck wreck closes I-405 in Bothell

A fatal wreck closed I-405 in Bothell July 8 from around 9:20 p.m. until the next morning.

  • Jul 11, 2016

Larry Francois, outgoing superintendent, helped give Northshore stability following 2008 recession

For a variety of reasons, Northshore School District was in turmoil in the spring of 2008. An economic recession saw declining enrollment and vast budget shortfalls, and the district was under leadership of an interim superintendent following the loss of Karen Forys to cancer the previous September.

  • Jul 1, 2016

Threatening social media post closes IHS

Inglemoor High School closed on Wednesday, June 15 as a "precautionary" measure after a threatening message was posted on social media. The school will be reopened on Thursday, June 16.

  • Jul 1, 2016

Northshore Junior High students win national awards

History continues to have a place in the present at Northshore Junior High.

Bothell police searching for break in suspect near Canyon Park Jr. High

Bothell police are searching for a white male suspected of breaking into portable classrooms at Canyon Park Junior High on Thursday, June 23.

  • Jun 23, 2016

Northshore selects Dr. Michelle Reid as new district superintendent

With a unanimous vote, the Northshore School District Board of Directors selected Dr. Michelle Reid to succeed Larry Francois as the district superintendent on Thursday afternoon.

  • Jun 16, 2016

Dedicated father, IHS volunteer killed on I-405

A Bothell man, killed in a collision last week on I-405 in Kirkland, is remembered as an involved and committed father, and an outstanding volunteer in connection with Inglemoor High School in Kenmore.

  • Jun 16, 2016

Northshore superintendent candidates speak at public forum

Northshore School District officials expect to have chosen a new superintendent by noon on Thursday, June 16, following the final round of screening.

  • Jun 15, 2016

Finalists announced in Northshore superintendent search

The Northshore School District announced three finalists in the search for a new superintendent on Friday.

  • Jun 10, 2016

Northshore School District teachers, support staff threaten a strike | UPDATE

The Northshore Education Association (NSEA), which represents teachers, nurses and paraeducators in the Northshore School District (NSD), passed a motion to prepare for a strike on Wednesday, June 8 at Inglemoor High School in Kenmore.

  • Jun 9, 2016