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Development, transportation dominate Issaquah mayor’s State of the City

Pauly became mayor of Issaquah at the beginning of the year.

 

Two State of Mind conferences set for March at Gibson Ek High School

The 2018 State of Mind Conferences will be held at Gibson Ek High School on March 3 and 24. Sponsored by Swedish Hospital and organized… Continue reading

  • Feb 21, 2018

 

Seattle Humane’s new facility houses more animals, cleaner environment

The $28.5 million facility is 57,000 square feet.

 

The “Angela House” is the third and latest house added to Life Enrichment Options and is located in the Issaquah Highlands. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

The Issaquah independent living program for adults with disabilities plans a home in the Snoqualmie Valley

The non-profit Life Enrichment Options is working to bring one of its biggest projects in Issaquah to the Snoqualmie Valley. LEO has purchased a property… Continue reading

The “Angela House” is the third and latest house added to Life Enrichment Options and is located in the Issaquah Highlands. (Evan Pappas/Staff Photo)

Man flips neighbor off while holding a sword | Sammamish Police Blotter, Feb. 1 – 10

Police calls in Sammamish between Feb. 1 and Feb. 10.

  • Feb 20, 2018

Orthodontist Rooz Khosravi blends old and new at his Sammamish office

Porth (Personalized Orthodontics) opened up in Sammamish last year.

Local businesses participate in Seattle Home Show

Show kicks off Feb. 17.

  • Feb 16, 2018

Boots, Barrels and Brews returns March 23

Time to get out the cowboy boots and spurs.

  • Feb 16, 2018
Washington State Capitol. Photo by Nicole Jennings

Washington may soon teach sexual abuse prevention in schools

The State Legislature is considering training aimed at improving child safety.

Washington State Capitol. Photo by Nicole Jennings

Downtown Issaquah Association selects artist for Olde Town mural

Artist Nick Goettling has created artwork throughout the Puget Sound and in Chicago.

  • Feb 14, 2018

DIA Wine and Art Walk begins March 3

Front Street shops stay open late for the evening event.

  • Feb 14, 2018

Issaquah levies, two Lake Washington levies passing | UPDATE

Ballot measures will pay for new school buses, construction of new schools and technology improvements.

Beaver Lake Killer sentenced to four-and-a-half years in jail

Ka’Deidre Rials fatally ran over the son of a Seattle police officer at Beaver Lake Park before fleeing the scene.

New inclusive Girl Scouts troop welcomes girls of all abilities

Local Girl Scouts troop aims to give equal opportunities to girls with special needs.

  • Feb 9, 2018

Canadian facility offers answers on supervised consumption sites

As Issaquah debates a ban, Vancouver’s Insite sheds light on the real impact of giving people a place to safely take drugs.

A map of the Eastlake Sammamish Trail plans. The South Sammamish A segment was recently completed and a grand opening was held in January. (Image courtesy of King County)

King County to appeal denial of permit for Eastlake Sammamish Trail development

After several public hearings, a hearing examiner denied King County’s permit application to complete the final leg of the Eastlake Sammamish Trail. However, King County… Continue reading

A map of the Eastlake Sammamish Trail plans. The South Sammamish A segment was recently completed and a grand opening was held in January. (Image courtesy of King County)

Issaquah Council fills vacant position

New Councilmember Victoria Hunt has a background in ecology, land management and urban planning.

Join the city of Sammamish in celebrating the Year of the Dog

Chinese New Year Cultural Celebration Feb. 10 at CWU.

  • Feb 6, 2018

Governor lauds green energy development in Issaquah

zHome houses use solar panels and other green energy strategies to replace all the energy they consume.