Organizers Debbie Lacy and Nura Adam give a brief speech about the purpose of Welcoming Week before the question and answer discussions begin. Evan Pappas/Staff Photo

Welcoming Week brings together community for education and conversation

Eastside cities are joining the regional Welcoming Week program to support their diverse communties.

Former Tully’s locations spring back to life

Following the coffee chain’s collapse earlier this year, other Eastside businesses are moving in.

Eastside Fire and Rescue receives donation of $35,000 drone

Eastside Fire and Rescue held a test flight of their new drone donated by supporter Barbara Hamer

Anglers wrangle in yellow perch at Lake Sammamish

The first annual fishing derby netted 636 pounds of yellow perch.

Female mayors discuss opportunities in their cities

Emerging leaders focus on diversity, development and deliberate actions.

Photos courtesy of Trooper Rick Johnson

Troopers seek hit and run suspect, call on public for help

The Washington State Patrol asked locals for any information to identify the vehicle and suspect.

September is Suicide Prevention Month, and Crisis Connections is joining with community partners to help others learn about resources that can help during times of crisis.

In spite of rising rates of suicide, what can you do to help?

According to the Center for Disease Control’s monthly report Vital Signs, suicide rates rose by 25.4% in the US from… Continue reading

The Issaquah Eagles earned a 1-0 victory against the Skyline Spartans in a 4A KingCo soccer contest between rivals on Sept. 22. Issaquah improved its overall record to 4-0-1 with the victory. Skyline dropped to 3-4-1 with the loss. Skyline sophomore Brooke Mayes, left, and Issaquah defender Riley Larson, right, battle for possession of a 50/50 ball during the game. Photo courtesy of Rick Edelman/Rick Edelman Photography

Eagles capture win against Spartans in rivalry soccer contest

Issaquah still hasn’t lost a game during the 2018 season thus far.

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Skyline Spartans junior receiver Luke Rohleder (pictured) had two receiving touchdowns against the Newport Knights on Sept. 21 at Newport High School in Factoria. Skyline defeated Newport 50-21. Photo courtesy of Jim Nicholson

Skyline cruises to victory against Newport on the gridiron

Spartan offense gets on track against the Knights.

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Issaquah Eagles senior cross country runner Sam Griffith captured first place with a time of 16:23.18 in a meet featuring the Mount Si Wildcats, Newport Knights and Issaquah squads on Sept. 12 at Kelsey Creek Park in Bellevue. Photo courtesy of Don Borin/Stop Action Photography

Griffith earns first place in early season cross country meet

Issaquah senior dominates against rivals.

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Issaquah, Sammamish mayors support Welcoming Week

Welcoming Week is an annual celebration that brings newcomers and longtime residents together.

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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

WSDOT highlights its strategic direction in this edition of the agency’s quarterly Continue reading...

 

New phone scam targets Washington businesses

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

 

Marketplace

Supply and demand will determine future home values

What’s happening in the market, where are prices headed

 

Are Seattle Eastside Home Prices Headed Down?

What’s happening in the market, where are prices headed