Samantha Pak

Young Kenmore author includes adventures and lessons in her stories

9-year-old Amy Zhao has published four books by the time she reached fourth grade.

20-year-old woman dies in collision in Bothell

A single-car collision over the weekend in Bothell resulted in the death of a 20-year-old woman. Hannah Rising of Mukilteo died after her car veered… Continue reading

Two-time cancer survivor runs to raise awareness and funds for breast cancer research

When she was 24 years old, Janae Smith and her husband were at a friend’s house when she felt stabbing pains in her breast. She… Continue reading

Manandic goes from intern to reporter | Editorial

If you’ve been reading the Bothell/Kenmore Reporter online in the last week or so, you may have seen a familiar name. That name is Kailan… Continue reading

Bothell police conduct K-9 search in downtown

After conducting a K-9 search near downtown, Bothell police believe two warrant suspects have left the area. Capt. Mike Johnson with the Bothell Police Department… Continue reading

Mural goes up around CalPortland silos in Kenmore

After about two and a half years since its inception, the mural is now up around the silos at the CalPortland concrete plant along Highway… Continue reading

Bothell’s Sirmon to be honored for Under Armour All-America selection

Bothell High School senior and quarterback Jacob Sirmon will be honored on Thursday for his selection to play in the 2018 Under Armour All-America High… Continue reading

Local women travel to Syrian refugee camps in Lebanon

With so much hardship around the world, Esther Filip, Rachel Hile and Jessica Dahl wanted to do their part to help those in need. For… Continue reading

Bothell firefighters lend a hand across the state and across state lines

While local first responders’ jobs focus on their local communities, there are times when they reach out beyond their city limits to help those in… Continue reading

Courts, schools, other agencies address school-to-prison pipeline

As the trend for students to come into contact with the juvenile and adult criminal justice systems continues to rise, the First District Democrats recently… Continue reading

Kenmore council candidates discuss Lakepointe, Seminary and more at forum

Recreation, the Lakepointe development, the St. Edward Seminary and waterfront accessibility were just a few of the topics touched upon at the Kenmore City Council… Continue reading

Tasveer South Asian Film Festival comes to Bothell next month | VIDEO

For about 15 and a half years, Tasveer has worked to provide a platform for South Asians to voice concerns and share their stories and… Continue reading

‘We’re human beings’ UW Bothell student speaks out to uplift undocumented voices

From the time she arrived in the United States at the age of 12, to when she was a senior in high school, Daniela Murguia… Continue reading

Fire at Kenmore business shows owner the strength of community

For many business owners, it might be difficult to see the positive side of a devastating fire. But for Mohamed Souaiaia, a fire at his… Continue reading

Kenmore native creates album featuring Broadway stars for a good cause

Ryan Armstrong first began performing onstage in grade school. The Kenmore native started in the Northwest Boychoir at the age of 6. By the age… Continue reading

Teamsters at CalPortland in Kenmore go on labor strike Friday morning

At 7 a.m. on Friday, Teamsters Local 174 members at concrete company CalPortland began an unfair labor practice strike, with picket lines held at locations… Continue reading

Bothell teen who died in crash was ‘adventurous and free-spirited’

Bothell resident Mikayla Sorenson was 15 years old when she and two other teens were killed in a collision in the early morning on July… Continue reading

Reporter welcomes Campbell into the fold | Editorial

Change. There are a few cliches I can say about it being the only constant in life, but I won’t. What I will say is,… Continue reading

Bothell teen among three who died in crash near Lynnwood

A Bothell teen was among three teenagers who died in a collision around 4 a.m. Wednesday morning in Lynnwood. Mikayla Sorenson, 15, was in a… Continue reading

North county cities use demographics to better serve community

As the population throughout the greater Puget Sound region continues to grow, cities in North King County are looking beyond the numbers to see not… Continue reading