Paul Allen, shown in 2015. Courtesy of the Herald

Paul Allen dead at 65

Microsoft co-founder, developer, and philanthropist struggled with cancer for decades

Rape allegation against Sen. Joe Fain divides King County Council

In a recent interview, Councilmember Kathy Lambert blamed Fain’s accuser for the alleged rape. Then Lambert’s colleagues distanced themselves from her comments.

Metro revises timeline for RapidRide bus expansion

After originally aiming to build 20 additional fast-service bus lines on high demand routes by 2040, King County Metro has changed its construction timelines and put 13 of those projects on hold.

Carnation man caught after allegedly fleeing in wake of Issaquah murder

The man is accused of killing Issaquah native, Christopher Rea, after a wages dispute.

State Supreme Court strikes down death penalty

All nine justices found the use of capital punishment in Washington state unconstitutional and racially biased.

Two Eastside killers see sentences changed

Death penalty ruled unconstitutional, death row sentences changed to life without parole

The Deadly Truth About Isolation and how You can Stay Connected

New technology campaign helps keep people connected

Issaquah Eagles senior setter Claire Hyun sets up a perfect pass to one of her teammates against the Woodinville Falcons on Oct. 17. Issaquah cruised to a 3-0 (25-10, 25-17, 25-13) victory on senior night. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles dominate Falcons on senior night

Issaquah senior Liz Gorski was unstoppable against Woodinville.

Where to pick up a pumpkin this October

The Eastside has a few options for seasonal squash hunters.

Issaquah players mob Sarah Kim, right, after she scored a goal in the 52nd minute, giving Issaquah a 2-1 lead against the Eastlake Wolves. Issaquah earned a 3-1 win against Eastlake on Oct. 11 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Eagles soar past Wolves in rivalry matchup

Issaquah girls soccer team captures eighth victory of the 2018 season.

Building community at Crossroads Bellevue

From spa treatments supporting cancer research to Halloween fun for kids, find it at the Crossroads!

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Train Derailment Results in Urgent Plea for Blood Donors

Emergency making huge demands on community supply.

 

AG Ferguson, Amazon sue over “get rich quick” scam

Customers promised easy income, but got empty promises instead.

 

WSDOT releases Gray Notebook 67

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New phone scam targets Washington businesses

The Washington Department of Revenue is warning businesses to be aware of Continue reading...

 

Sports

Issaquah volleyball team continues to dominate

Eagles sweep Jaguars.

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Issaquah Eagles quarterback Trevor Morine, center, unleashes a pass while being pressured by Mount Si defensive player Carlos Ortiz in the first half of play. Mount Si defeated Issaquah 38-6 on Oct. 5 at Gary Moore Stadium in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Wildcats defeat Eagles in 4A KingCo football matchup

Issaquah’s offense struggles in loss to Mount Si.

 

Marketplace

Everybody wins in Boeing’s energy-reduction battle

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Global luxury real estate brand takes Mercer Island by storm

Gottesman Chapin brokerage lends solid track record to Engel & Volkers

 

Boeing inspires the next generation of engineers and technologists

Thousands of young students benefit from company volunteers’ teaching in STEM subjects

 

Boeing’s 737 MAX 7 takes center stage in 2018

Aircraft to be produced at Boeing’s Renton factory on the shores of Lake Washington