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Two WSP trooper cars hit near Bothell, one injured

Vehicles were hit by alleged impaired driver at the scene of a three-car collision.

Former Bothell mayor, real estate developer announces gubernatorial run

If Joshua Freed were elected governor, he would be the first Republican since 1980 to hold the office.

More than 100 horses are being hoarded by a nonprofit in Puget Sound

Under guise of nonprofit caring for rescued horses, allegations of animal cruelty arose.

Explosion reports lead police to trash bin on its side | Police Blotter

Bothell police blotter for Aug. 13-16.

  • Sep 6, 2019

Kenmore provides update on Arrowhead Elementary construction project

The renovations began on June 25 and will run through October.

New MMR immunization requirements before school starts

All K-12 students need to have received the MMR vaccine before first day of school.

Northshore educators overwhelmingly approve new three-year contract

On Sept. 9, the Northshore School Board will decide whether to ratify the tentative agreement.

  • Sep 2, 2019

A second chance, a brighter outlook

After spending 24 years in prison for a Bothell-area murder, he said, he didn’t commit, Kent man is getting on with his life.

In this January 2019 photo, Gov. Jay Inslee visited the new Children’s Home Society of Washington Highline Early Learning Center in Des Moines to applaud the benefits of early education programs and promote his funding proposal to continue to fund programs like it. Sound Publishing file photo

King County allocates $318 million for education

Money will go toward early education and postsecondary support.

In this January 2019 photo, Gov. Jay Inslee visited the new Children’s Home Society of Washington Highline Early Learning Center in Des Moines to applaud the benefits of early education programs and promote his funding proposal to continue to fund programs like it. Sound Publishing file photo

King County pushes back report on for-hire driver trafficking training

The report was originally due in October but has been extended until next spring.

The King County Courthouse. File photo

King County set to bring in tax-free housing funding

It’s set to reap $100 million over the next 20 years from state coffers.

The King County Courthouse. File photo

Dino damage: Head ripped from dinosaur skeleton | Police Blotter

Police blotter for Aug. 6-12.

  • Aug 28, 2019
Due to a new 24-credit graduation requirement, NSD high schools will be adding a seventh period. This addition will result in new start/dismissal times for all NSD schools. File photo

NSD finalizes school start and dismissal times

Due to a new 24-credit graduation requirement, NSD high schools will be adding a seventh period. This addition will result in new start/dismissal times for all NSD schools.

Due to a new 24-credit graduation requirement, NSD high schools will be adding a seventh period. This addition will result in new start/dismissal times for all NSD schools. File photo

Fate of Yakima Fruit Market remains point of contention at Bothell council meeting

One of the proposed projects under the Sound Transit 3 plan might undermine the Bothell staple.

District Court Judge Peter Nault dies after 25 years on the bench

The county council will appoint a judge to fill the open spot.

Local project gives small farmers a big boost

SnoValley Tilth’s Experience Farming Project gives new farmers a chance to muddy their boots.

Kenmore discusses Saint Edward ball field renovations

The state Parks and Recreation Commission is beginning the EIS process for the proposed project.

Woman suspects her ex-boyfriend slashed her tires | Police Blotter

Police blotter for July 30 - Aug. 4.

  • Aug 20, 2019
Courtesy photo 
                                Cameron Devine (left) and Bryce Devine (right) of Troop 61 are receiving their Eagle Scout rank on Aug. 16.

Two Bothell Boy Scouts earn Eagle Scout rank

Cameron and Bryce Devine of Troop 61 are receiving their Eagle Scout rank on Aug. 16.

Courtesy photo 
                                Cameron Devine (left) and Bryce Devine (right) of Troop 61 are receiving their Eagle Scout rank on Aug. 16.