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The dump truck was engulfed in flames when first responders arrived on the scene. Photos courtesy of Washington State Patrol Trooper Rick Johnson

Woman dies in crash near Sammamish and Fall City

Two vehicles crashed near Tolt Hill Road along Redmond-Fall City Road, incinerating a dump truck.

The dump truck was engulfed in flames when first responders arrived on the scene. Photos courtesy of Washington State Patrol Trooper Rick Johnson

Issaquah works on long-term solution for senior center operations

The Issaquah city council received a report on operation models for the future of the senior center.

LWSF announces campaign to help kids start school year strong

Pantry Packs is a featured beneficiary of Start Strong campaign.

  • Sep 7, 2018

Activists question PSE’s energy plan update at meeting

Puget Sound Energy representatives presented an annual update to their integrated resource plan.

Eastside Fire & Rescue team up with Bothell and Redmond Firefighters to extinguish a house fire in Sammamish. Photo courtesy of Eastside Fire & Rescue

House fire quelled in Sammamish

Firefighters extinguished a non-injury house fire in the Audubon Park neighborhood of Sammamish.

  • Sep 5, 2018
Eastside Fire & Rescue team up with Bothell and Redmond Firefighters to extinguish a house fire in Sammamish. Photo courtesy of Eastside Fire & Rescue
Major Edward “Flip” Klein receives specially made smart home in Issaquah. Madison Miller/staff photo.

Injured Army vet receives first smart home in Washington

Major Edward “Flip” Klein receives specially made smart home in Issaquah.

Major Edward “Flip” Klein receives specially made smart home in Issaquah. Madison Miller/staff photo.
YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner. Photo courtesy of Youth Eastside Services.

Universal mental health screenings to be introduced in local middle schools

YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner.

YES partners with LWSD and BSD to address mental health and substance use issues in students sooner. Photo courtesy of Youth Eastside Services.

Sammamish council appoints interim city manager; begins search for replacement

Larry Patterson began his role Aug. 28 and brings more than 40 years of experience in municipal government in Oregon.

Eastside’s Zangaglia honored for nonprofit work

The HopeFest has served 6,500 low-income or homeless people in King County.

Reykdal: Washington State will not arm its teachers

State Superintendent responds to Betsy Devos’ consideration to arm teachers.

  • Aug 25, 2018

Sammamish council appoints Patterson as interim city manager

Patterson has 40-plus years of municipal experience, including 15 years as city manager and interim city manager for various cities in Oregon.

  • Aug 24, 2018

Evergreen Academy students donatee 294 school supplies to benefit local children

Evergreen Academy Elementary School and Preschools donated supplies to Hopelink.

  • Aug 24, 2018

Sammamish looks for citizen feedback on quality of life through survey

Sammamish is conudcting a survey in order to gather feedback on the quality of life in the city.

  • Aug 23, 2018
Photo courtesy of the city of Issaquah Twitter account

Unarmed suspect robs Issaquah bank, still at large

The suspect fled on foot and police are investigating the area.

Photo courtesy of the city of Issaquah Twitter account

Three students receive scholarships through BECU Foundation

BECU invests in student financial health through scholarship and internship program.

  • Aug 22, 2018
The children’s language program opens new location in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of spongeschool.com

Sponge opens new location in Issaquah

The children’s language program opens new location in Issaquah.

  • Aug 22, 2018
The children’s language program opens new location in Issaquah. Photo courtesy of spongeschool.com
Photo by SounderBruce/Wikipedia Commons

King County suspends detective for attacking Uber driver

The sheriff’s discipline comes as the result of violent off-duty behavior.

Photo by SounderBruce/Wikipedia Commons

Issaquah city council votes to pursue Cougar Mountain acquisition

The council will now try and buy the 46-acre property from the landowners.

Race for King County prosecutor heats up at forum

Former public defender Daron Morris slams incumbent Dan Satterberg for the use of bail in the county justice system.

Wildfire smoke causes poor air quality across region

Puget Sound Clean Air Agency urges people to take precautions.

  • Aug 16, 2018