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Police blotter for Dec. 10-16.

  • Dec 26, 2019

Bothell man dies in I-5 crash in Mountlake Terrace

The man, 28, reportedly was not wearing a seatbelt when the vehicle struck a bridge abutment.

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                                The interim site is located at 6532 Northeast Bothell Way.

Kenmore still looking for a permanent public works shop location

The city council recently approved the continued use of the interim site.

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                                The interim site is located at 6532 Northeast Bothell Way.
A train route that would shuttle people between Eastern and Western Washington could tie in with the proposed ultra-high-speed rail between B.C. and Portland. Photo courtesy RobertStafford/Pixabay.com

Catch a train: WA considers an Auburn to Spokane rail line

An east-west route could tie in with the proposed ultra-high-speed rail between B.C. and Portland.

A train route that would shuttle people between Eastern and Western Washington could tie in with the proposed ultra-high-speed rail between B.C. and Portland. Photo courtesy RobertStafford/Pixabay.com
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                                The parks department is responsible for about 400 acres’ worth of parks in Bothell.

Parks department: Bothell almost completely pesticide, herbicide-free

The department updated the council on chemical use at a recent council meeting.

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                                The parks department is responsible for about 400 acres’ worth of parks in Bothell.

Kenmore approves ARCH work program, budget

The city council unanimously approved both at its Dec. 9 meeting.

Regional homelessness authority approved by King County, Seattle

The authority will consolidate crisis response and services into one entity.

Boeing Renton plant to halt 737 Max production

Suspension expected to begin in January

Kenmore Middle School closed Monday for police investigation

One student brought bullets to school Friday; rumors of hidden firearms on campus.

Lawmakers aim to act on guns and pot, taxes and apples

There’s a wide range of subjects they hope to address when the 2020 session begins next month.

Media day at OMF to show off the first Siemens Link light rail vehicle June 19, 2019. File photo

King, Pierce county officials want answers on Sound Transit fare enforcement disparities

The transit agency reported in October that black riders were more likely than others to get fined.

Media day at OMF to show off the first Siemens Link light rail vehicle June 19, 2019. File photo
One of the vans in King County Metro’s Community Connections project. Photo courtesy of city of Kirkland

New carpooling program for Kenmore and Kirkland solidifies

The rideshare pilot is part of King County Metro’s Community Connections project.

One of the vans in King County Metro’s Community Connections project. Photo courtesy of city of Kirkland
NSD buses. File photo

Bothell increases school impact fees

Fees benefit the Northshore School District.

NSD buses. File photo

Despite concerns, homelessness authority moves toward final Seattle vote

Seattle’s homelessness committee aligned the city’s plan with King County’s.

King County’s current climate action plan was adopted in 2015 and has provided a blueprint for reducing emissions and preparing for climate change. File photo

King County approves environmental justice provision

An update to the King County climate action plan should include an environmental justice framing as it’s developed over the coming months. The King County… Continue reading

King County’s current climate action plan was adopted in 2015 and has provided a blueprint for reducing emissions and preparing for climate change. File photo
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                                Exterior of Bothell City Hall.

Bothell officials address Parr Creek channel flooding

The city council approved an agreement aiming to prevent flooding at its Nov. 19 meeting.

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                                Exterior of Bothell City Hall.

Homelessness authority approved by King County, awaits Seattle vote

The agreement would consolidate emergency services for people experiencing homelessness.

The King County Courthouse is located at 516 Third Ave. in downtown Seattle. Photo courtesy of King County

Council approves $600,000 to increase security at King County Courthouse

The funding will be split evenly between increasing deputies, security and social services.

The King County Courthouse is located at 516 Third Ave. in downtown Seattle. Photo courtesy of King County

Thompson beats Henderson by five votes in Bothell City Council race

Recount results from Snohomish County came in earlier this week.

  • Dec 11, 2019