Sammamish murder suspects remain in Canadian custody pending extradition hearings

  • Nov 26, 2014 at 2:37PM

On Sept. 19 Kevin David Patterson, 20, and Christopher John Shade, 18, were charged with first degree murder for the Sept. 10 slaying of Richard Bergesen, 57, of Sammamish. It was the first murder in the history of Sammamish as an incorporated city.


A five-second cure for crime | Reporter's Notebook

  • Today at 8:00AM

While Sammamish thankfully doesn’t have an ongoing stream of murders, beatings and public displays of redneck ignorance to keep me neck deep in police reports, I do read and type up the weekly Sammamish police blotter. In between thinking of my “witty” headlines, I do tend to notice little trends. Trends that make me bring whatever train of thought I am riding on to a screeching halt.


Give thanks for that sweet line position | Editorial Cartoon by Frank Shiers

  • Today at 7:00AM

This week's editorial cartoon by Frank Shiers makes it pretty clear what bargain hunters will be thankful for.

Sammamish networking fair connects people to businesses

  • Today at 4:00AM

More than 15 vendors gathered at Sammamish's Plateau Club for a networking fair during the Sammamish Chamber of Commerce's monthly luncheon Nov. 20.

Executive Development Institute seeks projects to help nonprofits

  • Today at 4:00AM

The Executive Development Institute is seeking projects from nonprofit organizations that will be undertaken by those in the institute’s leadership programs.

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