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Sexual misconduct reports triple following ‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign

Sexual misconduct reports triple following ‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign

Joint effort to curb unwanted harassment proves successful.

Sexual misconduct reports triple following ‘Report it to Stop it’ campaign
State House proposes to invest $26 million to widen section of Highway 18

State House proposes to invest $26 million to widen section of Highway 18

The House of Representatives’ Transportation Budget proposal, introduced by House Democrats on Monday, makes major investments in transportation infrastructure in east and south King County.… Continue reading

State House proposes to invest $26 million to widen section of Highway 18
WSDOT contractor crews chipped away the high spots on the EB I-90 Winery Road Bridge after hydro-milling. Photo courtesy of the <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/wsdot/" target="_blank">WSDOT Flickr account </a>

WSDOT work crews prepare for around-the-clock I-90 closures

The single-lane closures will run throughout the first two weeks of October with a two-day break.

WSDOT contractor crews chipped away the high spots on the EB I-90 Winery Road Bridge after hydro-milling. Photo courtesy of the <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/wsdot/" target="_blank">WSDOT Flickr account </a>
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.

Photos courtesy of Trooper Rick Johnson
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
A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services biologist holds a little brown bat. Ann Froschauer/USFWS

Rabid bat found near Woodinville

County health officials urge anyone who may have been exposed to the bat to seek treatment.

A U.S. Fish and Wildlife Services biologist holds a little brown bat. Ann Froschauer/USFWS
The Season’s Best Performances, Plays, and Nutcrackers

The Season’s Best Performances, Plays, and Nutcrackers

Holiday stories from stages in Bellevue, Seattle, and throughout King County.

The Season’s Best Performances, Plays, and Nutcrackers
The Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition takes over downtown Seattle on Dec. 1.

A Complete List of Holiday Concerts Throughout King County

Holiday cheer for your ears.

The Figgy Pudding Caroling Competition takes over downtown Seattle on Dec. 1.
Lvl Up Sprites replace pixels with beads. Courtesy of GeekCraft Expo

The Holiday Shopping Guide to Unique Gifts and Memorable Moments

Bazzars, pop-ups, and retail events from Seattle to Bellevue and beyond.

Lvl Up Sprites replace pixels with beads. Courtesy of GeekCraft Expo
The Most Merry Parades and Parties Around Puget Sound

The Most Merry Parades and Parties Around Puget Sound

Lights, boats, and Santas run amok!

The Most Merry Parades and Parties Around Puget Sound
The city of Sammamish debuted its redesigned website last Friday.

City of Sammamish debuts redesigned website

City calls website's debut a "soft launch," continues to transition content and functionality from old website.

The city of Sammamish debuted its redesigned website last Friday.

Sammamish Council retreat set for Tacoma | City briefs

Council retreat will take place Jan. 19 through Jan. 21.

Sammamish Council retreat set for Tacoma | City briefs

Council retreat will take place Jan. 19 through Jan. 21.

Sammamish passes emergency ordinance for Tamarack neighborhood | City briefs

The ordinance is similar to a previous ordinance passed for the Inglewood Hill area in 2014.

Sammamish passes emergency ordinance for Tamarack neighborhood | City briefs

The ordinance is similar to a previous ordinance passed for the Inglewood Hill area in 2014.

Sammamish resident Ramu Iyer shared his thoughts on racism March 30 in Sammamish.

Sammamish participates in traveling anti-racism event | Slideshow

On March 30, the city of Sammamish hosted an art project speaking out against racism. Responding to an incident at a minority-owned consignment store in Redmond, the project asks communities to stand in solidarity against racism on the Eastside.

Sammamish resident Ramu Iyer shared his thoughts on racism March 30 in Sammamish.
Barbara de Michele was inducted into the Issaquah Hall of Fame in 2012. That year

City opens nominations process for Issaquah Hall of Fame

The award recognizes “exemplary individuals with records of inspiration, leadership and service,” according to an announcement from the city.

Barbara de Michele was inducted into the Issaquah Hall of Fame in 2012. That year

GIbson Ek High School lottery to be held Thursday night

Gibson Ek High will hold its lottery to accept incoming freshman 4 p.m. Thursday in the Issaquah High School library.

King County Council approves $1 million to expand Cougar/Squak corridor

The money will be used to purchase additional land adjacent to the 730-acre public park.

This is the 12th year in a row Duke University has been one of the top producers of Fulbright scholars

Duke University student from Sammamish earns Fulbright scholarship

Anand Krishna Raghuraman is a 2015 Duke graduate. Raghuraman will study in Turkey as an English teaching assistant this year.

This is the 12th year in a row Duke University has been one of the top producers of Fulbright scholars