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A construction crew set up shop at the old Anderson School building last week and began breaking down the brick facade to set the stage for Bothell’s downtown revitalization project.
A construction crew set up shop at the old Anderson School building last week and began breaking down the brick facade to set the stage for Bothell’s downtown revitalization project.
Friends and neighbors placed flowers and notes at Walter King’s apple tree in Bothell last week. King died July 18.

Friends, neighbors remember Wally

The gifts keep arriving at Walter “Wally” King’s apple tree in Bothell.

  • Aug 4, 2008
Friends and neighbors placed flowers and notes at Walter King’s apple tree in Bothell last week. King died July 18.

Bothell goes seven years without any audit findings

The city of Bothell has received notice from the Washington State Auditor’s Office that it has achieved a seventh-consecutive year with zero audit findings.

  • Aug 4, 2008
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Locals pipe up during world championships in Scotland

Listen up, and the music of Scotland is with ye.

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Bothell names Beck new city attorney

Bothell City Manager Bob Stowe has selected Joe Beck as Bothell’s new city attorney with a start date of Sept. 2. Beck comes to the city of Bothell with more than 12 years of municipal law experience, with the last five years as assistant city attorney for the city of Auburn. He will report directly to the city manager.

  • Aug 4, 2008
This is an artist’s rendering of the city’s recommended site for the new city hall at the Beta Bothell property near the Park at Bothell Landing.

Bothell officials take flak for city-hall recommendation

Concerned residents packed a Bothell City Council meeting July 29 to provide testimony on the location of a new city hall facility that is due to open by 2012.

  • Aug 4, 2008
This is an artist’s rendering of the city’s recommended site for the new city hall at the Beta Bothell property near the Park at Bothell Landing.
Inglemoor High graduate Alyssa London

Tlingit tribe’s Alyssa London prepares for life at Stanford

The secret to Alyssa London’s destiny lies somewhere between her passion for pow-wows, her desire to practice law and her ability to set track records.

  • Jul 23, 2008
Inglemoor High graduate Alyssa London

Bothell reels in Kenmore’s city manager Bothell reels in Kenmore’s city manager

Kenmore City Manager Steve Anderson will be leaving his post Aug. 11 to serve as Bothell’s new deputy manager.

  • Jul 23, 2008

Taylor appears as Fastrada in ‘Pippin’

Christina Taylor of Bothell will star in Bellevue Community College’s production of the musical “Pippin” July 24-26.

  • Jul 23, 2008

UW-Bothell to create tech institute

The University of Washington, Bothell announced the creation of the Biotechnology and Biomedical Technology Institute (BBTI).

  • Jul 21, 2008

RECREATION CALENDAR

• The Cougar Soccer Camp, serving Northshore since 2004, will have week-long sessions this summer, July 28 and Aug. 4, at the Pop Keeney Field grass pitch. For information, visit www.cougarsoccercamp.com or contact coaching director Alex Zahajko at cougarcamp@comcast.net.

  • Jul 21, 2008

Backpacks for Kids campaign under way

The Northshore School District’s ninth annual Backpacks for Kids donation drive will run through Aug. 8. It will benefit Northshore families who are unable to send their children to school with necessary school supplies.

  • Jul 21, 2008

Business.gov unveils local and state search features

Business.gov, the official business link to the U.S. government, has launched new search features and expanded content that make it easier for small-business owners to find essential information they need to run their operations, including forms, licenses, permits and regulatory information from federal, state and local governments.

  • Jul 21, 2008
Bob Hagin will open Northwest Liberty School this fall. He works as a homeschool teacher and summer-school principal for the Northshore School District.

Longtime educator launches new private school

Bob Hagin is working on a modern-day version of the one-room schoolhouse. It starts with a cavernous rental space and countless stacks of disassembled furniture pieces.

  • Jul 21, 2008
Bob Hagin will open Northwest Liberty School this fall. He works as a homeschool teacher and summer-school principal for the Northshore School District.
Anita Miller

Miller stays strong at 103 years old

For Anita Miller, making it to 103 years old seems like a piece of cake.

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Wacky Wheelays brings fun in the sun to everyone

Northshore Baptist Church held its eighth annual Wacky Wheelays event July 20, bringing together participants of varying abilities for a field day at Bothell High.

  • Jul 21, 2008
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Dancing and rocking Hawaiian style in Kenmore
Dancing and rocking Hawaiian style in Kenmore

POLICE BLOTTER

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  • Jul 21, 2008
Here’s an artist’s rendering of what the new Kenmore City Hall should look like.

Kenmore makes move on building new City Hall

The city of Kenmore has filed for permits to build its new $19 million City Hall near the center of town.

  • Jul 21, 2008
Here’s an artist’s rendering of what the new Kenmore City Hall should look like.

Kenmore’s City Manager will leave post for job with neighboring Bothell

Kenmore’s first-ever city manager, Steve Anderson, will resign from his current position to become the Bothell Deputy City Manager beginning Aug. 11.

  • Jul 16, 2008