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Kenmore solidifies task force charter for financial sustainability plan

The task force is intended to assist the city in addressing a probable operating budget deficit.

Exterior of Fire Station 42. Evan Pappas/staff photo

Bothell Fire Stations 42, 45 move closer to remodel

The city recently approved a design-build agreement.

Exterior of Fire Station 42. Evan Pappas/staff photo

July’s Monroe earthquake is informing plans for future danger

Gathered by lucky accident, data from the 4.6-magnitude quake could help assess bigger hazards.

Bothell mobile home residents protest ‘substandard living conditions’

They cite unfair rent increases and rat infestations.

Courtesy of Washington Secretary of State’s Office
Courtesy of Washington Secretary of State’s Office
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                                UW Medical and the Nick of Time Foundation administered 567 free heart screenings at Bothell High School on Nov. 6.

Record number of students turn out for free heart screenings at Bothell High School

UW Medical and the Nick of Time Foundation administered 567 free heart screenings.

  • Nov 18, 2019
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                                UW Medical and the Nick of Time Foundation administered 567 free heart screenings at Bothell High School on Nov. 6.
KCLS libraries are boycotting Macmillan eBooks. KCLS is no longer buying Macmillan eBooks as of Nov. 1. Photo courtesy of KCLS Facebook

King County Library System boycotts Macmillan eBooks

The KCLS boycott began Nov. 1.

KCLS libraries are boycotting Macmillan eBooks. KCLS is no longer buying Macmillan eBooks as of Nov. 1. Photo courtesy of KCLS Facebook

Bothell, Kenmore police departments awarded grant alongside other Eastside cities

The North Sound RADAR Navigator program received $80,000 for mental health professional services.

Washington students running out of time to meet MMR requirements

Students have limited time to show compliance with new MMR vaccination law before being barred from school.

Political activist Tim Eyman campaigns for Initiative 976 on Nov. 5 in downtown Bellevue. The initiative promised $30 car tabs while functionally eliminating the ability of agencies like Sound Transit to raise taxes for its projects. Photo by Aaron Kunkler

Election analysis: Eastside cities largely voted against I-976

Most Eastside cities weren’t swayed by I-976, though more voters approved it than the county average.

Political activist Tim Eyman campaigns for Initiative 976 on Nov. 5 in downtown Bellevue. The initiative promised $30 car tabs while functionally eliminating the ability of agencies like Sound Transit to raise taxes for its projects. Photo by Aaron Kunkler

Bothell firefighters return home after battling California blaze

They saw community gratitude among all the devastation.

Mazda driver allegedly traveling 100 mph and drunk | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Oct. 22-26.

  • Nov 12, 2019

King County will challenge legality of I-976

County Executive Dow Constantine: ‘We must clean up another mess that Tim Eyman has created for our state, our region, and our economy’

Vehicles passing through flooded street. File photo

King County Flood Control District to vote on 2020 budget

The budget will fund a variety of programs across the county.

Vehicles passing through flooded street. File photo
A King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity. Photo courtesy of the state Attorney General’s office

Judge rules Value Village deceived customers

The King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity.

  • Nov 8, 2019
A King County judge found the company misled customers into thinking it was a charity. Photo courtesy of the state Attorney General’s office

Someone steals kid’s bike from Westhill Elementary | Police Blotter

Bothell police blotter for Oct. 15-20.

  • Nov 8, 2019

‘It shows true friendship’

Inglemoor students stand strong for their classmate with metastatic liver cancer.

Construction on new Park at Bothell Landing Bridge beginning soon

Talks on the project started in 2015.

Henderson, McNeal, Duerr leading in Bothell City Council race

Three positions were up for grabs.

  • Nov 5, 2019

I-976 is passing, worrying transit advocates

The initiative promises $30 car tabs, but opponents say it will destroy state transit infrastructure.