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I-90 rush hour crash victim dies

  • Mar 9, 2010 at 5:24PM

Issaquah Farmer’s Market vendor meeting this Saturday

  • Mar 18, 2010 at 2:51PM

Opening this year on April 10, the Issaquah Farmer’s Market is celebrating its 20th anniversary and is anticipating an array of new vendors to join an extensive variety of organic produce, specialty foods, hand crafted arts and crafts, special events and weekly entertainment.

Sammamish council votes yes on Aldarra/Montaine annexation

  • Mar 24, 2010 at 5:02PM

Amidst allegations of forgery, strong arm-tactics, and coercion, and the fractures of a community divided, six Sammamish councilors voted to annex the 273 homes in Aldarra and Montaine, on either side of Southeast Duthie Hill Road, into the city.

Walk the dog, treat autism at Lake Sammamish pet event

  • Apr 1, 2010 at 5:07PM

Snoqualmie resident Tonya Guinn invites all comers to walk the dog while supporting autism research at the second annual Pet Walk for Autism, 11 a.m. Saturday, April 24, at Lake Sammamish State Park.

I-90 reopened after accident at exit 34

  • Jun 29, 2010 at 9:41AM

A serious injury collision which was blocking all lanes westbound on Interstate 90, at milepost 34 near North Bend has been cleared.

Feds raid North Bend home in Web piracy crackdown

  • Jun 30, 2010 at 4:44PM

The global crackdown on movie piracy hit close to home with an early morning raid by federal agents on a North Bend home.

ID for woman's body found on Snoqualmie Falls cliff ledge

  • Oct 13, 2010 at 9:00AM updated Oct 20, 2010 at 2:33PM

Police recovered the body of a 36-year-old Redmond woman found Tuesday, Oct. 12, on a cliff face at Snoqualmie Falls.

A Park Out of Place: The long-time struggles of Lake Sammamish State Park | Part 1

  • Apr 27, 2011 at 4:00PM updated May 5, 2011 at 11:17AM

BY CELESTE GRACEY Issaquah Reporter This is the first of a two-part series looking at Lake Sammamish State Park and examining its problems. This week’s story focuses on the park’s biggest struggles. Next week will focus on possible solutions.

Firefighters hone skills for river water rescues

  • May 5, 2011 at 10:00AM updated at 1:32PM

BY CELESTE GRACEY ISSAQUAH REPORTER Just before thousands head to rivers to cool off from spring’s first heat, firefighters were waist deep in the frigid Snoqualmie River, freshening up their rescue skills.

Crucial mistakes hurt Rebels in loss to Mount Si | Prep football

  • Oct 14, 2011 at 10:00PM updated Oct 21, 2011 at 3:20PM

Close to tying the game in the fourth quarter, the Juanita football team faced a series of setbacks that eventually ended the game with a loss to Mount Si. The final score was 28-21 for the Wildcats.

Arrested Seattle police officer dies from Rattlesnake Lake gunshot wound

  • Jan 5, 2012 at 3:00PM updated at 5:51PM

A Seattle police officer arrested for felony drug possession, and found wounded by an apparent self-inflicted gunshot near North Bend's Rattlesnake Lake, has died. According to Seattle police and local media reports, Richard F. Nelson, 50, of Issaquah, had been arrested early Thursday morning after an internal investigation.

Mount Si beats Mercer Island | Prep baseball results

  • Apr 5, 2012 at 9:21AM

The Mercer Island baseball team played a close game against the defending 3A state champions Mount Si on Wednesday afternoon, losing 1-0.

Mercer Island ties second straight game | Boys soccer results

  • Apr 11, 2012 at 9:32AM

For the second game in a row, neither team left the pitch at Mount Si High School on Tuesday night with the win. The Mount Si boys soccer team, hosting Mercer Island, finished the game with a 1-1 score.

'Fascination with guns, distaste for authority': Police say reclusive North Bend double murder suspect likely at large in woods

  • Apr 26, 2012 at 3:08PM

As King County officers searched the area for Peter Alex Keller this week, county prosecutors were compiling a case against him, including two first-degree murder charges and a count of first-degree arson. Keller has been missing since Sunday, when a fire at his North Bend rental home at 47227 S.W. 159th St., was reported and firefighters discovered the bodies of his wife, Lynnettee, 41, and daughter, Kaylene, 18 both dead from .22 caliber gunshot wounds to the head, inside.

SWAT team finds suspect's body after blowing roof off Ridge bunker

  • Apr 28, 2012 at 12:09PM

King County Sheriff’s SWAT team found what appears to be murder suspect Peter Keller's body, dead of a self-inflicted gunshot, after breaching a Rattlesnake Ridge bunker Saturday morning. At around 10 a.m., the sheriff's TAC 30 team used an explosive to breach the roof of the heavily fortified hideout, which allowed enough access for the deputies to make their way inside. In the bunker, deputies discovered a body, which they said appeared to be Keller. The Sheriff’s Office will use their bomb disposal unit to clear the bunker, to ensure there are no explosive or booby traps. Once the bunker has been cleared, detectives will enter it to begin a crime scene investigation. The King County Medical Examiner will determine the official cause of death and positively identify the body.

Sen. Pflug drops out, Republicans steamed

  • Jun 7, 2012 at 10:58AM

Washington state Sen. Cheryl Pflug stirred up contention in the Republican party after she accepted a lucrative appointment from Governor Christine Gregoire the Monday after filings closed for her seat.

'Independent Republican' not allowed at WA convention

  • Jun 8, 2012 at 8:00AM

Washington Republicans decided not to allow Rep. Glenn Anderson to speak at its convention after he filed in the lieutenant governor race as a "Independent Republican."

Heroes of Horse Canyon; Locals stepping up to save homes, help victims in massive Eastern Washington wildfire

  • Aug 16, 2012 at 6:00PM updated Aug 22, 2012 at 4:38PM

The trees were twisted and black and the ground was a study of ash and parched scrub and grass. Smoke hung like fog. But as the sun rose Thursday, Aug. 16, on day four of the massive Taylor Bridge wildlife, the heroes of Horse Canyon and their homes were safe. Snoqualmie Valley Record Publisher William Shaw was an eyewitness to the aftermath of nature's devastating power. He experinced the Taylor Bridge fire as an anxious parent, helping his son Liam—a former Fall City and Issaquah resident, Liam's fiance Natalie McGowan, and cousin Patrick Haggerty of North Bend, defend Liam's cattle ranch, located on Bettas Road in Horse Canyon east of Cle Elum.

Mercer Island second at first league meet | Boys prep golf

  • Sep 6, 2012 at 12:59PM

In the first league match of the season, the Mercer Island boys golf team traveled to play Mount Si and Liberty at Maplewood Golf Course, the Patriots home course.

Kenny Loggins brings new band to Snoqualmie

  • Jul 12, 2013 at 10:22AM

Kenny Loggins returns to the Puget Sound with new act, Blue Sky Riders, this weekend.

Bellevue officer charged with DUI

  • Dec 5, 2013 at 12:00PM updated at 4:05PM

Bellevue Police Ofc. Andrew Hanke was charged with DUI this afternoon in Issaquah Municipal Court following a criminal investigation prompted after a traffic stop on I-90 by an on-duty officer who let him go rather than conduct an arrest on Nov. 20.

North Bend man sentenced to 15 months for killing Kirkland native in vehicular homicide

  • Jan 23, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Jan 24, 2014 at 10:17AM

Prosecutors recently sentenced a North Bend man to 15 months of prison time for hitting and killing a former Kirkland resident with his car while on the way home from a 2013 New Year’s party.

Two shot dead, but no arrests yet

  • Jul 19, 2010 at 8:00PM updated Jul 22, 2010 at 3:53PM

Despite a fight involving up to 40 people and "lots of guns," which killed two men and injured four others in front of scores of bystanders, King County Police have not been able to make a single arrest related to the shooting in Lake Sammamish State Park on Saturday night.

Can Lake Sammamish State Park find a future, support in the community? | Part 2

  • May 5, 2011 at 11:10AM

BY CELESTE GRACEY ISSAQUAH REPORTER With declining facilities and a beach filled with weeds, Lake Sammamish State Park is now struggling to attract the picnickers and swimmers it once did. The solution isn’t just more money, he said. It’s in finding people willing to champion Lake Sammamish over the long haul.

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