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  1. More study needed for Energize Eastside | LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Bellevue Reporter

    It was an impressive showing of about 200 people speaking against the Eastside Energy 's project proposals to build high-powered energy lines above our neighborhoods from Redmond and Kirkland to Renton. This project proposes to answer future energy.

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  2. Richard GrossRead the original story

    Yesterday | Minot Daily News

    ... the second son of Edwin and Cleo (Williams) Gross in Caro, Mich. In 1936 they moved to Seattle, Wash., and later to Kirkland, Wash. He completed his last year of high school in Ventura, Calif., in 1951. Later that year Richard joined the Navy; he ...

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  3. Kirkland community forced out to make room for high-end homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KOMO News

    Families, veterans and seniors living on fixed incomes have all been evicted from a Kirkland mobile home community so developers can build high-end homes. Residents in the Firwood Lane Mobile Home Park have ten months before the land they live on will be cleared to make room for new, more expensive homes.

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  4. 7 Hills of Kirkland expands to honor veterans, include more community eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Kirkland Reporter

    The 7 Hills of Kirkland celebrated its 15th anniversary on Monday with the playing of bag pipes, bubbles, honoring veterans and, of course, the grueling bike ride that winds through Kirkland, Redmond, Kenmore and Woodinivlle. "Originally it was the 11 hills of Kirkland and we had 125 riders that first year," said Chris Fox, who is an original 7 Hills of Kirkland organizer and still attends the event.

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  5. 32 families face eviction with sale of Kirkland mobile-home parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seattle Times

    ... know where they'll go and worry they may lose everything. (MIke Siegel/The Seattle Times) Thirty-two families in Kirkland face eviction after their mobile-home park was sold to a developer who plans to build 19 high-end homes. When Lynn and Bill ...

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  6. Another Scary Example of Driving with ImpunityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | Planetizen

    ... about in 2011 - although this one resulted in the death of a 49-year-old man biking on the shoulder of a road in Kirkland, Wash. Our culture of absolving people of all responsibility when - and only when - they are behind the wheel of a car is the ...

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  7. Lake Washington Schools Foundation and Waste Management team up again during luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Kirkland Reporter

    For the second consecutive year, the Lake Washington Schools Foundation and Waste Management turned waste into a resource for a brighter, more sustainable future for the Kirkland community. Waste Management, a foundation supporter and strategic partner, collaborated with the LWSF board, students and volunteers to transform the annual fundraising event into a zero waste event.

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  8. Kirkland historian to give free tours of city's oldest parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Kirkland Reporter

    Kirkland historian Matt McCauley will give free guided tours of of the Kirkland Cemetery across the street from Lake Washington High School from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday. The cemetery is Kirkland's oldest park and in it rest many of Kirkland's pioneers and veterans including the oldest vet fought in the Mexican/American War and another internee fought in the Civil War for both the Confederacy and the Union.

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  9. Meth user attacks owner of kickboxing club | Kirkland Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Kirkland Reporter

    The blotter feature is both a description of a small selection of police incidents and a statistical round-up of all calls to the Kirkland Police Department that are dispatched to on-duty police officers. The Kirkland Reporter police blotter is not intended to be representative of all police calls originating in Kirkland, which average about 1,000 per week.

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  10. Kirkland woman honors coworker in Race for the CureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Kirkland Reporter

    At this year's Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure Kirkland resident and breast cancer survivor Peggy Maimon's team intends to honor a friend - coworker and fellow breast cancer survivor Char Davis. "She was the glue that held us all together," Maimon said.

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  11. Jane Hague holds campaign kickoff in BellevueRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Kirkland Reporter

    ... Jennifer Robertson and Conrad Lee of Bellevue, Hank Meyers of Redmond, Dorreen Marchione and Penny Sweet of Kirkland along with many others. The group heard testimonials from Eastside mayors, social service advocates and business owners who praised ...

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  12. Leading The Way: Collar, Harness and Leash TrendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Pet Product News

    ... jaws can become caught in the loop." The Voice of the Retailers Starla Carter, manager at Denny's Pet World in Kirkland, Wash., said that when she talks with customers, the most important advice she can give is to make sure the collars and leashes ...

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  13. City inducts Billy and Cory Roeseler into Kirkland's Plaza of Champions for kiteboardingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Kirkland Reporter

    Come celebrate the addition of Billy and Cory Roeseler into Kirkland's Plaza of Champions for their achievements in the sport of kiteboarding. The event will be held at noon on May 24 near Marina Park at 25 Lakeshore Plaza Drive.

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  14. International Ballet Academy students from Kirkland visit RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Kirkland Reporter

    Kirkland-based International Ballet Academy's participation in the International Dance Open Ballet Festival in St. Petersburg showed that regardless of world politics, dancers know how to stay en pointe. IBA students first went to the festival in 2004, in an effort to expose the dancers to not just a different culture but one in which ballet has a long and rich history, according to artistic director Vera Altunina.

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  15. Redmond Police: Car vs Motorcycle Collision with critical injuriesRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Redmond Neighborhood Blog

    ... the victim vehicle. The motorcycle was the same one observed by the Officer earlier. The rider, a 28 year old male Kirkland resident, was ejected from the motorcycle and sustained head injuries. He was transported to Harborview Medical Center where ...

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  16. Kirkland, Bellevue Councils discuss possible joint facility, timing not right for ARCRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Kirkland Reporter

    A joint meeting between the Kirkland and Bellevue City Councils conveyed their mutual hope for a possible partnership on regional community facilities. However, such a partnership is unlikely in regard to Kirkland's plans for the Aquatic Recreational Community Center and its consideration of a metropolitan park district to fund it due to significant differences in planning and site preferences, a problem it has faced with other neighboring cities.

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  17. Motorcycle rider in critical condition after collision in RedmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | PNW Local News

    A 28-year-old Kirkland man was in critical condition at post time after being ejected from his motorcycle and sustaining head injuries on Bear Creek Parkway in Redmond on Tuesday evening. According to a Redmond Police Department press release, the man was transported to Harborview Medical Center after apparently losing control of his motorcycle and striking the rear bumper of the victim vehicle.

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  18. Bothell needs a moratorium on all property rezoning for Waynita Way | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Bothell Reporter

    ... expansion. We're also seeing more and more users avoiding 520 tolls and using this road as a way into and out of Kirkland and Seattle. Developers hold too much sway in the city and have a firm grip within the City Council and the Planning ...

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  19. Wave Broadband Raises $130M To Expand Its Gigabit Broadband Network On The West CoastRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | TechCrunch

    ... across more cities in that footprint, and to launch new services for residential and business customers. The Kirkland, WA-based company is not disclosing its valuation but says that it is profitable and that its assets alone are worth some $2.5 ...

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  20. Motorcycle rider in critical condition after collision in RedmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Kirkland Reporter

    A 28-year-old Kirkland man was in critical condition at post time after being ejected from his motorcycle and sustaining head injuries on Bear Creek Parkway in Redmond on Tuesday evening. According to a Redmond Police Department press release, the man was transported to Harborview Medical Center after apparently losing control of his motorcycle and striking the rear bumper of the victim vehicle.

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