Kirkland Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Kirkland, WA.

Results 1 - 20 of 1,128 in Kirkland, WA

  1. Neighbors witness man strangle girlfriend from balcony | Kirkland Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | 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.

    Comment?

  2. Hope Solo's dismissed domestic violence case could be appealedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Oregonian

    Chris Daniels, a reporter for Seattle TV station KING-5, reported this week that prosecutors in Kirkland, Washington plan to appeal a judge's decision to dismiss domestic violence charges against Solo. The U.S. Women's National Team goalkeeper was charged with two counts of fourth-degree domestic violence last year after allegedly assaulting her sister and nephew at a family gathering last June.

    Comment?

  3. Kirkland home sales rise nearly 31 percent in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Kirkland Reporter

    Home sales in Kirkland for January were up 30.6 percent but prices were down .8 percent compared to the same time in 2014, according to the Redfin Real-Time Home Price Tracker . "Much like the rest of the Eastside, Kirkland is grappling with a shortage of available homes for sale," said Redfin spokesperson Kafia Hosh.

    Comment?

  4. Prosecutors reportedly plan to appeal dismissed case against Hope SoloRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... troubles are not over. Chris Daniels of Seattle TV station KING-5 reported earlier this week that prosecutors in Kirkland, Wash., plan to appeal a judge's decision to dismiss two charges of fourth-degree domestic violence against Solo, a two-time ...

    Comment?

  5. USC to use fact-gathering mouthguardsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Pickens Sentinel

    ... football program to adopt the Vector MouthGuard and the Impact Intelligence System from i1 Biometrics, based in Kirkland, Wash. Louisiana State University wore the sensing devices in 2014 and the University of Kansas announced earlier this month ...

    Comment?

  6. Beverly Darnell WashburnRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

    ... Roberta Brett Scharf of Potsdam; and four grandchildren, Wendy (Andy) Scharf Corcione of Albany; Eric Scharf of Kirkland, WA, Lindsey Washburn of New York City, and Blake Washburn of Albany. Beverly Washburn was born on Jan. 11, 1931 in Rushville ...

    Comment?

  7. Google celebrates Lunar New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... Chinese candies were available that all that wanted to partake. It was the second straight year that the Kirkland campus for Google put on a Lunar New Year Celebration. One of the co-organizers for the event, Ken Lin, indicated that the event ...

    Comment?

  8. Kirkland massage therapist charged with rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Kirkland Reporter

    A 31-year-old Kirkland massage therapist has been charged with second degree rape for allegedly sexually assaulting a 26-year-old woman late last year. Benjamin Adam Fesler of Lynnwood is accused of improper conduct with a patient on Oct. 23, 2014 during a scheduled full-body massage at the Kirkland Massage Envy.

    Comment?

  9. C-Tran should be more accountable to votersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Policy Center

    ... or's degree in economics. Bob serves on his church's annual audit committee and is also an avid golfer. He lives in Kirkland.

    Comment?

  10. Kirkland's Heathman Hotel sells for more than $17.4 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kirkland Reporter

    The Heathman Hotel in downtown Kirkland has gone through some changes during the past few years. The hotel had a major remodel and changed general managers in 2012.

    Comment?

  11. Cities should use the Golden Rule when dealing with homelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Times

    ... at St. Jude Catholic Church in Redmond was charged a permit fee of $2,600 - 10 times the amount of more-welcoming Kirkland. An effort by a coalition of 26 churches to site a 24-hour homeless shelter in downtown Kent has been met with opposition from ...

    Comment?

  12. Stunning photos show inside of customized Boeing 747-8 VIPRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | New York Daily News

    ... million - before the interior decorations seen provided by luxury aviation designer Greenpoint Technologies , of Kirkland, Wash. Deemed worthy of a president, the Boeing 747-8 was chosen last month to replace the current fleet of two Air Force One ... 1 comment

  13. Kirkland business community reacts to bag banRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kirkland Reporter

    The Kirkland City Council voted to approve a proposed ban on most plastic bags at city businesses, despite a 2013 survey of residents that showed overwhelming opposition. The ban prohibits single-use plastic bags while allowing exemptions for plastic bags such as those used for transporting bulk food, hardware items, frozen foods, meats and newspapers.

    Comment?

  14. of the first Boeing 747-8 finished for a VIP client, by Greenpoint Technologies, of Kirkland, Wash.Read the original story

    Wednesday | News Times

    ... it's a big step up from your standard private jet to a personalized Boeing 747-8. Greenpoint Technologies, of Kirkland, recently fitted out the industry's first VIP 747-8 for a private, undisclosed client. The 747-8 is the world's second-largest ...

    Comment?

  15. Park Board conflict reveals Park Department bias | LetterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Kirkland Reporter

    Conflict emerged during the last monthly Kirkland Park Board meeting in February over the location of the new Aquatic and Recreation Center . At the meeting, Park Department Director Jennifer Schroeder reported on the on-line survey that is being conducted and passed out ARC brochures developed by the Parks Department, which has been sent to all residents of Kirkland.

    Comment?

  16. USC to use mouthguards with fact-gathering abilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Herald Independent

    ... football program to adopt the Vector MouthGuard and the Impact Intelligence System from i1 Biometrics, based in Kirkland, Wash. Louisiana State University wore the sensing devices in 2014 and the University of Kansas announced earlier this month ...

    Comment?

  17. Unanswered questions about oil trainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Crosscut.com

    ... of whom could answer. The other question at the House Finance Committee hearing came from Rep. Larry Springer, D-Kirkland. He asked: If an oil train wrecked in an area crisscrossed by the jurisdictions of several local and state agencies, how long ...

    Comment?

  18. Solo still has chance to prove people wrongRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Soccer America

    ... The federation opted not to discipline Solo last June in the wake of assault charges filed by her half-sister after Kirkland, Wash. police responded to a 911 call regarding a domestic dispute. Police arrested Solo after the half-sister and Solo's ...

    Comment?

  19. New York State Sheriffs' Association Rapid Responder Program...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PRWeb

    ... to emergencies using the latest in digital technology. NYSSA has partnered with Prepared Response, Inc., based in Kirkland, WA, to provide the Rapid Responder Emergency Preparedness and Crisis Management System to schools, hospitals and other ...

    Comment?

  20. Valve joins Oculus, Microsoft in recruiting virtual reality experts for Puget Sound regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Business Journal

    ... itself as a leader in the field. Valve joins companies such as Envelope VR in Bellevue, Uber Entertainment in Kirkland, and Atomic VR and VRcade, both in Seattle, which have been raising money and working on projects throughout the region for years. ...

    Comment?

Kirkland Job Listings
View or post Kirkland job listings on Topix.
Kirkland Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Kirkland from Topix.
Kirkland Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Kirkland on Topix.