King County continues ongoing dialogue with landfill neighbors at April 23 meeting
King County King County has been meeting with the neighbors of its Cedar Hills Regional Landfill since the mid-1980s in order to keep them up to date with landfill activities, provide citizens with an opportunity to offer feedback, and to share ideas for improving operations.
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Last weekend to ride entire East Lake Sammamish Trail before construction
This weekend will be your last chance for about a year to ride the entire length of the 11-mile-long East Lake Sammamish Trail that links the communities of Redmond, Sammamish and Issaquah.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Local schools win Academic Achievement Awards
The Issaquah School District announced that 10 of its schools received Washington Academic Achievement Awards, the top honor for schools in the state.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Gatens named Regional Advertising Sales Manager for Reporter
Jim Gatens has joined the Bellevue Reporter as Regional Advertising Sales Manager.
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Sammamish approves Klahanie interlocal agreement
The Sammamish City Council unanimously approved a resolution April 15, authorizing the execution of an interlocal agreement with the city of Issaquah regarding the Klahanie potential annexation area.
Another community meeting set on Cedar Hills landfill
King County has been meeting with the neighbors of its Cedar Hills Regional Landfill since the mid-1980s in order to keep them up to date with landfill activities, provide citizens with an opportunity to offer feedback, and to share ideas for improving operations.
Bellevue cop fired after failing to arrest fellow officer
A Bellevue police officer was fired Wednesday after failing to arrest a fellow officer he had pulled over for an alleged DUI.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Mercer Island Reporter
Island police to test new patrol schedule
The Mercer Island Police Department began a trial period for a new scheduling experiment that will extend patrol shifts from an 8-and-a-half to a 12-hour day, earlier this month.
Council hears about Central Issaquah Plan
Before it agrees to support it, the Sammamish City Council wanted to hear about Issaquah's plan to develop more than 1,000 acres straddling Interstate 90. Sammamish is agreeing to support the Central Issaquah Plan, which is Issaquah's bid to be named a regional growth center as part of a deal to expedite the transfer of the Klahanie annexation area ... (more)
Mon Apr 14, 2014
New trails add to fun as Tiger Mountain biking opens for season
Mountain-biking season opened over the weekend on Tiger Mountain, southeast of Issaquah, with a new 3-mile trail link extending the east Tiger Mountain trail system to 12 miles.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
City facing potential $8 million budget hole by 2018
Despite positive signs that the city is coming out of the Great Recession, there's even larger financial troubles ahead on the horizon unless something is done now.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Issaquah police tracing man's movements before his death
Issaquah Police are seeking the public's help in determining what happened to a man whose body was found between the time he left a hospital on March 20 and his death.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Medford Mail Tribune
Costco eyes 10 acres at Northgate
Although it's not yet going public with its plans, warehouse retailer Costco is apparently getting serious about opening a store in the Northgate Centre Marketplace, between the center's current businesses and East McAndrews Road.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Science fair a chance for young minds to shine
Spring is typically a time when students in the Issaquah and Lake Washington school districts have a chance to let their scientific flowers blossom.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Sammamish and Issaquah hash out Klahanie deal
Leaders from Sammamish and Issaquah announced a deal April 4 that will provide for the transfer of Klahanie to Sammamish.
BHS student musician to play at Benaroya Hall
Shelby Sundquist of Bainbridge High will perform in Seattle's Benaroya Hall as part of the seventh annual Ten Grands Seattle "Concert for a Cause" musical variety showcase.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
The News Tribune
Outdoor pros pack agenda for second Everett Gear Up Expo
Cycling guide Brad Barnard and adventurer Helen Thayer will be among the presenters at the Gear Up Expo April 26-27 at Everett's Comcast Arena.
Sammamish, Northeast Sammamish Water and Sewer District at odds over study
Sammamish has been approaching the two water districts within city limits, with an eye toward studying if they should be dissolved.
Art installation recalls Cougar Mountain's coal mining past
Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park is now home to a unique land-art installation that pays tribute to the area's coal mining past.