Hannah Saunders

Courtesy of BCAN.

Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park to host walk to end bladder cancer

The walk will take place on May 7 from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Courtesy of BCAN.
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Eastside Catholic School hosts first indoor performance since start of pandemic

The students will be performing “The Drowsy Chaperone” with opening night taking place on April 6.

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Body found in a creek in Confluence Park

At this time, the death is not considered suspicious.

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Eastside Fire and Rescue (file photo).

Eastside Fire & Rescue to host six open houses this month

Fire department is seeking community feedback while creating strategic plan.

Eastside Fire and Rescue (file photo).
A photo showing the development of salmon eggs. Courtesy of Issaquah Salmon Hatchery Facebook.

After a two-year pandemic closure, the Issaquah Salmon Hatchery reopens

This spring the hatchery will be releasing about 4 million small salmon.

A photo showing the development of salmon eggs. Courtesy of Issaquah Salmon Hatchery Facebook.
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Car prowl leads to law enforcement vehicles getting rammed

The defendant is facing charges of Assault in the Third Degree, among others.

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Courtesy of Issaquah History Museums.

Issaquah History Museums head towards a new vision

The organization will refrain from hiring a new Executive Director and instead form a task force.

Courtesy of Issaquah History Museums.
Courtesy of Issaquah Police Department.

Community survey results relating to Police Chief position are released

The goal is to have the Police Chief position filled by this spring.

Courtesy of Issaquah Police Department.
Courtesy of Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park.

Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park host Shamrock Stroll

Attendees can learn how to catch a leprechaun, what leprechauns look like, Irish legends, and more.

Courtesy of Friends of Lake Sammamish State Park.
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Local officials and organizations looking to reinstate greenhouse gas emission reduction targets

An amendment to HB 1099 removed greenhouse gas emissions and vehicle miles traveled reductions.

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Courtesy of Issaquah Highlands.

Issaquah Highland’s monthly eco-market to be hosted on March 5

Special features for March’s eco-market include a student art quilt exhibition.

Courtesy of Issaquah Highlands.
Igor Soloydenko, who said he identifies as Russian, holds a sign urging “Peace for Ukraine” at a ceremony Feb. 25 in Federal Way. Soloydenko said: “There’s just so much shame. I feel helpless in the way I cannot change anything in my home country. It was unimaginable that Russia would do such a thing.” Olivia Sullivan/Sound Publishing

Ukrainian Honorary Consul speaks out about Russian invasion of Ukraine

“As long as we breathe, as long as our hearts beat, we’re going to protect our land,” said Valeriy Goloborodko.

Igor Soloydenko, who said he identifies as Russian, holds a sign urging “Peace for Ukraine” at a ceremony Feb. 25 in Federal Way. Soloydenko said: “There’s just so much shame. I feel helpless in the way I cannot change anything in my home country. It was unimaginable that Russia would do such a thing.” Olivia Sullivan/Sound Publishing
The Big Picture's new location in Issaquah on 35 W Sunset Way. Courtesy of Big Picture Facebook.

The Big Picture relocates to Issaquah’s Old Town

The movie theatre will show “The Batman” for their grand opening.

The Big Picture's new location in Issaquah on 35 W Sunset Way. Courtesy of Big Picture Facebook.
Abby Delorey, Claire Murawski, Kate Millis. Courtesy of Eastside Catholic.

Eastside Catholic School’s The Cru recognized for outstanding School-Based Enterprise

The student-run store was 1 of 461 SBE’s that received a gold certificate.

Abby Delorey, Claire Murawski, Kate Millis. Courtesy of Eastside Catholic.
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World’s longest surviving kidney patient dies

Mercer Island resident Nancy Spaeth went on dialysis at age 18 and received four kidney transplants.

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Ellie Sampson. Courtesy of Eastside Catholic School.

Eastside Catholic School student selected for College Board’s National Hispanic Recognition Program

Ellie Sampson wishes to pursue a degree in mechanical or industrial engineering.

Ellie Sampson. Courtesy of Eastside Catholic School.
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All businesses encouraged to attend Business Solutions Webinar with interim Police Chief

Attendees will learn how to assist with curbing theft amongst businesses.

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Common themes from Eastside communities regarding ways to improve transit service. Courtesy of King County Metro.

King County Metro and Sound Transit seek feedback from Eastside residents

2 Line light rail link to serve 10 new stations by 2023.

Common themes from Eastside communities regarding ways to improve transit service. Courtesy of King County Metro.
In King County, fentanyl is most commonly seen in blue, greenish, or pale colored counterfeit pills. Photo courtesy of King County.

County files homicide charges in Kirkland fentanyl overdose case

Defendant accused of selling blue M30 fentanyl pills to clients after victim died in his apartment.

In King County, fentanyl is most commonly seen in blue, greenish, or pale colored counterfeit pills. Photo courtesy of King County.
Erica Maniez. Courtesy of Issaquah History Museum.

After 22 years, Issaquah History Museum’s first employee embarks on a new journey

Erica Maniez started her new job at 4Culture on Feb. 1.

Erica Maniez. Courtesy of Issaquah History Museum.