News

Bothell teenager dies in Kenmore car accident

Bothell resident Nicole Lehtinen died Aug. 2 as the result of injuries sustained during a car accident on 61st Avenue Northeast in Kenmore.

  • Aug 13, 2008

Kirkland decision complicates Bothell’s annexation questions

King County’s push to rid itself of unincorporated land could torpedo the efforts of a local group seeking annexation by the city of Bothell.

  • Aug 13, 2008

Washington Parks Commission denies Kenmore’s St. Edward ball-field plan

The Washington State Parks Commission on Aug. 7 denied a city of Kenmore request to use Saint Edward State Park for new sports fields.

  • Aug 12, 2008

Northshore YMCA offers teen program

The Northshore YMCA of Greater Seattle will offer Strong Kids Strong Teens for youths age 8-11 from 6:30-8 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays starting Aug. 18 through Dec. 17 at the YMCA Kenmore Clubhouse located at 15036 70th Ave. N.E. in Kenmore.

  • Aug 11, 2008

Daryl Allen named Western scholar

Western Washington University honored student Daryl Allen of Bothell as a Presidential Scholar for the 2007-2008 academic year for the College of Business and Economics at the June 14 commencement.

  • Aug 11, 2008

Cascadia awarded $50,000 grant

Cascadia Community College recently received a $50,000 grant from Washington Campus Compact (WACC) and Learn and Serve America to promote and expand service learning on campus. As part of the grant, Cascadia will partner with University of Washington, Bothell on events and projects. This is the third Learn and Serve grant awarded to Cascadia.

  • Aug 11, 2008

YWCA helps children in need with supplies

The YWCA’s School Days program is ready to roll one month before school starts.

  • Aug 11, 2008

Locals help raise funds for children

Bothell area resident Vincent DiGiulio and his fellow Royal Arch Masons are men on a mission: help the children.

  • Aug 11, 2008

Viking Classic tees off for schools

Dinner and golf — Jim Carey feels it’s an ideal way to bring the Kenmore community together. In other words, it’s a hole-in-one.

  • Aug 11, 2008

Butaud recognized as science scholar

The Intercollegiate Studies Institute (ISI), a national educational organization headquartered in Wilmington, Del., recently selected Bothell’s Carter Butaud as a Richard and Karna Bodman Scholar in Science.

  • Aug 11, 2008

Briefs Back to School Fair on tap for Aug. 20

A Northshore Back to School Fair will take place from 4-6:30 p.m. Aug. 20 at Maywood Hills Elementary, 19510 104th Ave. N.E., Bothell.

  • Aug 11, 2008

POLICE BLOTTER

BOTHELL

  • Aug 11, 2008

Bothell bridge, lane closures set for Aug. 14

On Aug. 14, the city of Bothell alerts commuters that there will be lane closures on the 102nd Avenue Northeast bridge/State Route 522 and the Sammamish River bridge (vehicular bridge near Wayne Golf Course) due to scheduled structural bridge inspections. Citizens are asked to plan accordingly and take alternate routes, if possible.

  • Aug 11, 2008

Kenmore turns 10 years old Aug. 30

The city of Kenmore will present its 10th anniversary celebration from 4-10 p.m. Aug. 30 at Log Boom Park, rain or shine. The free, all-ages event will celebrate the past, present and future of the city.

  • Aug 11, 2008

RiverFest is on the way

The city of Bothell will present its eighth annual RiverFest: “Family Fun and Then Some” event from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 24 between Main and Northeast 185th streets.

  • Aug 11, 2008

BRIEFLY

Implementing this plan would provide an extra $5 million for local roads improvements over the next 14 years.

  • Aug 11, 2008

MDRNA terminates 23 employees, 3 execs

Bothell-based MDRNA announced Aug. 4 that it would lay off 23 employees, including three chief executives from its intranasal programs, President Gordon Brandt, Chief Business Officer Timothy Duffy and Chief Scientific Officer — Delivery Henry Constantino. The three executives will work through Sept. 30 while most of the others will stay on board through Aug. 31.

  • Aug 11, 2008