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Walgreens hosts fundraiser for wildfire-fighting efforts NEW — 2 p.m. Aug. 28, 2015 To help victims of the forest fires in the Pacifi
Walgreens hosts fundraiser for wildfire-fighting efforts
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NEW — 2 p.m. Aug. 28, 2015 To help victims of the forest fires in the Pacific Northwest, and aid recovery efforts in the region, shoppers at Walgreens through Sept. 8 can make donations to... Read more
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Help raise money for disaster relief at spaghetti dinner Sept. 3 NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 28, 2015 In light of the recent fires in Eastern Washingto
Help raise money for disaster relief at spaghetti dinner Sept. 3
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NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 28, 2015 In light of the recent fires in Eastern Washington, Village Concepts’ retirement and assisted living communities throughout Washington state are coming... Read more
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Klahanie annexation area ZIP code will remain the same NEW — 5:38 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 Although Klahanie proper and several adjacent
Klahanie annexation area ZIP code will remain the same
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NEW — 5:38 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 Although Klahanie proper and several adjacent neighborhoods are about to leap from unincorporated King County into the city of Sammamish, residents there will make... Read more
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4Culture awards equipment grants NEW — 5:15 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 4Culture’s Cultural Equipment program provided
4Culture awards equipment grants
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NEW — 5:15 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 4Culture’s Cultural Equipment program provided the following grants to local arts, heritage and preservation organizations to purchase equipment they need to do their best... Read more
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New noise protections kick in for unincorporated King County NEW — 5:27 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 New and improved noise guidelines for resident
New noise protections kick in for unincorporated King County
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NEW — 5:27 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 New and improved noise guidelines for residents living in unincorporated King County are in effect. Twelve separate county noise code chapters were... Read more
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Registration is open for citizen’s police academy NEW — 5:25 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 Starting in September, the Issaquah Police Dep
Registration is open for citizen’s police academy
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NEW — 5:25 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 Starting in September, the Issaquah Police Department will hold a free 10-week Citizens’ Police Academy for adults 21 and older who live or work in Issaquah. Meet the... Read more
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Sammamish watershed receives Flood Control District grants NEW — 5:19 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 The King County Flood Control District approve
Sammamish watershed receives Flood Control District grants
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NEW — 5:19 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 The King County Flood Control District approved nearly $4.5 million in grant funding July 13 for a range of projects aimed at improving water quality,... Read more
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Vasa Park beach reopens; officials say water quality is safe for swimming and boating NEW — 3:33 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 Vasa Park beach on Lake Sammamish is again ope
Vasa Park beach reopens; officials say water quality is safe for swimming and boating
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NEW — 3:33 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 Vasa Park beach on Lake Sammamish is again open for swimming and boating after being closed Monday in response to a sewage overflow... Read more
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Angels in wait: Issaquah High School program helps students in need NEW — 3:25 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 It can be unsettling for a high-school student
Angels in wait: Issaquah High School program helps students in need
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NEW — 3:25 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 It can be unsettling for a high-school student who can’t afford functional clothing, prom attire or the fees to participate in certain classes, clubs... Read more
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Snoqualmie hydroelectric museum hosts tours NEW — 2:23 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 The Snoqualmie Falls Hydroelectric Museum is o
Snoqualmie hydroelectric museum hosts tours
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NEW — 2:23 p.m. Aug. 27, 2015 The Snoqualmie Falls Hydroelectric Museum is offering free tours to the public until Sept. 7. The hydroelectric project is the world’s first completely underground power... Read more
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State Route 18 will be closed near Tiger Mountain this weekend NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 27, 2015 Drivers who use state Route 18 near Tiger Mountai
State Route 18 will be closed near Tiger Mountain this weekend
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NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 27, 2015 Drivers who use state Route 18 near Tiger Mountain State Forest should prepare for full closures and detours from 6 a.m. to 3 p.m. Aug. 29 and from 6 a.m. to... Read more
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Future transit plans include bringing light rail to Issaquah NEW — 4:20 p.m. Aug. 26, 2015 Visiting city after city and holding numerous
Future transit plans include bringing light rail to Issaquah
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NEW — 4:20 p.m. Aug. 26, 2015 Visiting city after city and holding numerous public meetings, King County Metro and Sound Transit officials are working on long-range plans that might spell... Read more
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Editorial — Consider volunteering in the classroom On Tuesday, Issaquah parents will whisk their children off to school, symboli
Editorial — Consider volunteering in the classroom
Issaquah Press / Posted 2 days ago
On Tuesday, Issaquah parents will whisk their children off to school, symbolically bringing an end to the long summer nights. A late Labor Day means school starts Sept. 1 this year. After dropping... Read more
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Home Country — The joys of memories great and small Billy’s been a busy guy ever since he became the official town dog here. Sall
Home Country — The joys of memories great and small
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Billy’s been a busy guy ever since he became the official town dog here. Sally had been the town dog until she passed away on Doc’s porch, and then Billy’s owner died just two weeks after that, so... Read more
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Correction Christine Cezar’s graduation notice was incorrect in the Aug. 20 issue. Ceza
Correction
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Christine Cezar’s graduation notice was incorrect in the Aug. 20 issue. Cezar graduated May 28 with a Ph.D. in bioengineering from Harvard University. Copyright © 2015 by Issaquah Press Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be... Read more
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To the Editor — Police can grow their budget and save lives Police Chief Scott Behrbaum, I k
To the Editor —
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Police can grow their budget and save lives Police Chief Scott Behrbaum, I know how you can fund your entire budget. I can personally guarantee it’ll work. Position an officer two blocks west of Zeeks on Northeast Park Drive, the... Read more
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Off The Press — Work with law officers, not against them Let me ask you good readers a question — when did it become acceptable to agg
Off The Press — Work with law officers, not against them
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Let me ask you good readers a question — when did it become acceptable to aggressively ignore authority, especially officers of the law? There have been quite a few truly unfortunate... Read more
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School district embraces the new NEW — Noon Aug. 26, 2015 As students head back to school Sept. 1, many will
School district embraces the new
Issaquah Press / Posted 2 days ago
NEW — Noon Aug. 26, 2015 As students head back to school Sept. 1, many will enter new buildings and utilize new facilities. While this year’s school budget is in place, the future of the Issaquah School District’s... Read more
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School zone speed cameras to be turned back on Sept. 1 NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 26, 2015 The speed cameras along Second Avenue Southeast w
School zone speed cameras to be turned back on Sept. 1
Issaquah Press / Posted 2 days ago
NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 26, 2015 The speed cameras along Second Avenue Southeast will be reactivated Sept. 1. The cameras operate from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. during school days. The cameras monitor both... Read more
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Berry bonanza bodes well for blueberry crumble NEW — 6:08 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 For as long as I can recall, I’ve been a fan o
Berry bonanza bodes well for blueberry crumble
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NEW — 6:08 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 For as long as I can recall, I’ve been a fan of a good berry crumble. Easy to assemble and equally easy to consume, it has stood the test of time in our household. I... Read more
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Ladies Musical Club’s Awards Tour coming to Sammamish NEW — 6:13 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 The Ladies Musical Club of Seattle is bringing
Ladies Musical Club’s Awards Tour coming to Sammamish
Issaquah Press / Posted 3 days ago
NEW — 6:13 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 The Ladies Musical Club of Seattle is bringing its Awards Tour, featuring the 2015 Frances Walton Competition solo and small ensemble winners, to Sammamish at 7... Read more
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A car show thrice as nice Visitors admire a 1955 Chevy Bel Air four-door wagon owned by Joe Gustafson,
A car show thrice as nice
Issaquah Press / Posted 3 days ago
Visitors admire a 1955 Chevy Bel Air four-door wagon owned by Joe Gustafson, of Auburn, during the Northwest Classic Chevy Club’s annual 55-56-57 Chevy Show Aug. 16 at the Triple XXX Rootbeer Drive-in. More than a hundred... Read more
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Amateur musicians enjoy intimate setting of Open Mic Night NEW — 6:15 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Not everyone can walk on-stage before a crowd
Amateur musicians enjoy intimate setting of Open Mic Night
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NEW — 6:15 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Not everyone can walk on-stage before a crowd of thousands to perform their favorite songs. For those musicians who wish to start smaller, limiting their... Read more
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Three schools are failing federal standards NEW — 5:55 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Parents from three Issaquah elementary schools
Three schools are failing federal standards
Issaquah Press / Posted 3 days ago
NEW — 5:55 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Parents from three Issaquah elementary schools received letters last week informing them their schools were failing under federal standards. Briarwood, Clark and Issaquah... Read more
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Master gardener’s corner — Is it fall already? NEW — 6:05 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Are we human beings the only ones who don’t un
Master gardener’s corner — Is it fall already?
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NEW — 6:05 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Are we human beings the only ones who don’t understand the weather, the season or the environment? With the odd frost times, the warm winters, the lack of snow and rain,... Read more
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Remodeled Julius Boehm Pool reopens to public NEW — 1:50 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Copyright © 2015 by Issaquah Press Inc. All ri
Remodeled Julius Boehm Pool reopens to public
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NEW — 1:50 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Copyright © 2015 by Issaquah Press Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, rewritten or redistributed without permission. Email... Read more
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Remodeled Julius Boehm Pool reopens to public NEW — 1:53 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Youngsters cavort in Julius Boehm Pool Aug. 25
Remodeled Julius Boehm Pool reopens to public
Issaquah Press / Posted 3 days ago
NEW — 1:53 p.m. Aug. 25, 2015 Youngsters cavort in Julius Boehm Pool Aug. 25 for the first time at the grand reopening of the remodeled facility. Click the photo for more pictures from the... Read more
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Food bank hosts charity breakfast NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 25, 2015 The Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank presents the Re
Food bank hosts charity breakfast
Issaquah Press / Posted 3 days ago
NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 25, 2015 The Issaquah Food & Clothing Bank presents the Recipe for Hope breakfast from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Sept. 23 at Eastridge Church, 24025 S.E. Issaquah-Fall City Road. Doors open at 7 a.m. The... Read more
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Power failure leads to overflow at county’s Sunset Pump Station NEW — 5:20 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015 Crews with King County’s Wastewater Treatment
Power failure leads to overflow at county’s Sunset Pump Station
Issaquah Press / Posted 4 days ago
NEW — 5:20 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015 Crews with King County’s Wastewater Treatment Division responded quickly to an overflow that occurred shortly after noon on Monday at the Sunset Pump... Read more
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Junior Ranger Program comes to Lake Sammamish State Park NEW — 3:21 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015 Alysa Adams, Lake Sammamish State Park interpr
Junior Ranger Program comes to Lake Sammamish State Park
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NEW — 3:21 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015 Alysa Adams, Lake Sammamish State Park interpretive specialist, shares her enthusiasm for nature with youngsters Aug. 16 during a Junior Ranger class at the new... Read more
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Inexperienced Patriots to rely on ‘grit’ in 2015 NEW — 2:48 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015 Just before the Liberty High School football t
Inexperienced Patriots to rely on ‘grit’ in 2015
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NEW — 2:48 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015 Just before the Liberty High School football team hit the locker rooms after a sun-soaked Aug. 21 practice, they gathered in an end zone and knelt on one knee. “It’s... Read more
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Corner Bakery Cafe to replace Issaquah Denny’s NEW — 1:02 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015 After sitting vacant for nearly a year, plans
Corner Bakery Cafe to replace Issaquah Denny’s
Issaquah Press / Posted 4 days ago
NEW — 1:02 p.m. Aug. 24, 2015 After sitting vacant for nearly a year, plans for the vacated Denny’s property on Northwest Gilman Boulevard are beginning to take shape. Retail Properties of America... Read more
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Issaquah safety traffic study moves forward NEW — Noon Aug. 24, 2015 Already underway and involving more than 20 crosswa
Issaquah safety traffic study moves forward
Issaquah Press / Posted 4 days ago
NEW — Noon Aug. 24, 2015 Already underway and involving more than 20 crosswalks and intersections around Issaquah, the city’s promised and highly publicized traffic safety study will look at any number of... Read more
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Hairstorm closes out Concerts on the Green season NEW – 6 a.m. Aug. 24, 2015 The Concerts on the Green series comes to a close
Hairstorm closes out Concerts on the Green season
Issaquah Press / Posted 4 days ago
NEW – 6 a.m. Aug. 24, 2015 The Concerts on the Green series comes to a close Aug. 25 with 1980s hair rock band Hairstorm. The free, family-friendly concert is from 7-8:30 p.m. on the lawn in front... Read more
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Register now for American Red Cross lifeguard training NEW — 12:35 p.m. Aug. 23, 2015 As the city hires lifeguards for the newly re
Register now for American Red Cross lifeguard training
Issaquah Press / Posted 5 days ago
NEW — 12:35 p.m. Aug. 23, 2015 As the city hires lifeguards for the newly renovated Julius Boehm Pool, it is also offering American Red Cross lifeguard-training classes. Job openings are... Read more
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Henry Carson Hughes , son of Matthew and Susan Hughes, of Issaquah, was born Aug. 13, 2015, at Sw
Henry Carson Hughes
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, son of Matthew and Susan Hughes, of Issaquah, was born Aug. 13, 2015, at Swedish Medical Center in Issaquah. He weighed 7 pounds and 9 ounces and measured 20 1/2 inches. Henry joins siblings Bradley Hughes,... Read more
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Attorneys fire volleys as funding application deadline looms for Issaquah Senior Center NEW — 1:15 p.m. Aug. 23, 2015 An attorney representing people barred from th
Attorneys fire volleys as funding application deadline looms for Issaquah Senior Center
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NEW — 1:15 p.m. Aug. 23, 2015 An attorney representing people barred from the Issaquah Valley Senior Center has demanded a public apology for a letter sent out... Read more
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Dispose of medication safely during Prescription Drug Take-Back day NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 23, 2015 Saving unused or expired medication is a bad idea
Dispose of medication safely during Prescription Drug Take-Back day
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NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 23, 2015 Saving unused or expired medication is a bad idea that can lead to improper and illegal use. However, there is a safe and responsible way to dispose of... Read more
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ArtEAST presents parallel identity exhibits NEW — 10 a.m. Aug. 22, 2015 “I Am,” an exhibit of art quilts by the Pacific
ArtEAST presents parallel identity exhibits
Issaquah Press / Posted 6 days ago
NEW — 10 a.m. Aug. 22, 2015 “I Am,” an exhibit of art quilts by the Pacific Northwest African-American Quilters, will be on display from Sept. 9 through Nov. 18 at Blakely Hall, 2550 N.E. Park... Read more
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Task force tries to answer, ‘What is downtown vitality?’ NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 22, 2015 For months now, they have been billed as the Olde
Task force tries to answer, ‘What is downtown vitality?’
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NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 22, 2015 For months now, they have been billed as the Olde Town Vitality Task Force, a coalition consisting of business owners, residents, community leaders and others... Read more
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Sammamish Symphony announces 2015/2016 concert season NEW — 1:40 p.m. Aug. 21, 2015 The Sammamish Symphony Orchestra will kick off
Sammamish Symphony announces 2015/2016 concert season
Issaquah Press / Posted 7 days ago
NEW — 1:40 p.m. Aug. 21, 2015 The Sammamish Symphony Orchestra will kick off its 24th concert season with a musical romp across the world. “Expanding Horizons,” the first in the group’s... Read more
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With key pieces back, Skyline football tries to take next step Midway through the third quarter, the Skyline Spartans had a three-touchdown
With key pieces back, Skyline football tries to take next step
Issaquah Press / Posted 7 days ago
Midway through the third quarter, the Skyline Spartans had a three-touchdown lead and seemed to be cruising toward their eighth straight appearance in the Class 4A state football... Read more
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Issaquah football has higher hopes in coach’s second season NEW – 12:30 p.m., Aug. 21, 2015 On paper, a 5-5 season for the Issaquah High
Issaquah football has higher hopes in coach’s second season
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NEW – 12:30 p.m., Aug. 21, 2015 On paper, a 5-5 season for the Issaquah High School football team might look rather unremarkable, but the details surrounding the Eagles’ 2014 campaign are... Read more
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State Parks offers free day Aug. 25 NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 21, 2015 The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commiss
State Parks offers free day Aug. 25
Issaquah Press / Posted 7 days ago
NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 21, 2015 The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission is offering a free park day Tuesday, Aug. 25. Day-use visitors will not need a Discover Pass to visit state parks. The free day is... Read more
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Police blotter — Aug. 20, 2015 NEW — 7 p.m. Aug. 20, 2015 Intoxicated man down An officer arrived at 3:57
Police blotter — Aug. 20, 2015
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NEW — 7 p.m. Aug. 20, 2015 Intoxicated man down An officer arrived at 3:57 p.m. Aug. 7 on the scene of an intoxicated elderly man on the ground in the 200 block of Mountain Park Boulevard Southwest. The man had... Read more
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Southeast May Valley Road reopens early NEW — 12:45 p.m. Aug. 20, 2015 Southeast May Valley Road reopened to commute
Southeast May Valley Road reopens early
Issaquah Press / Posted 8 days ago
NEW — 12:45 p.m. Aug. 20, 2015 Southeast May Valley Road reopened to commuters Aug. 19. The King County Department of Transportation completed work to repair the landslide-damaged road more than a week ahead... Read more
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Life Enrichment Options adds Allison Yocum to board of directors NEW — 10 a.m. Aug. 20, 2015 Life Enrichment Options recently appointed Allis
Life Enrichment Options adds Allison Yocum to board of directors
Issaquah Press / Posted 8 days ago
NEW — 10 a.m. Aug. 20, 2015 Life Enrichment Options recently appointed Allison Yocum to its board of directors. Yocum is a licensed pediatric physical therapist and owner of Waypoint... Read more
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Senior Services seeks volunteers for Meals on Wheels program NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 20, 2015 Senior Services is looking for volunteers for its
Senior Services seeks volunteers for Meals on Wheels program
Issaquah Press / Posted 8 days ago
NEW — 6 a.m. Aug. 20, 2015 Senior Services is looking for volunteers for its Meals on Wheels program in Issaquah. The program helps homebound seniors maintain their health and... Read more
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County sends ‘Best Start for Kids’ initiative to voters NEW — 6 p.m. Aug. 19, 2015 The Metropolitan King County Council approved Jul
County sends ‘Best Start for Kids’ initiative to voters
Issaquah Press / Posted 9 days ago
NEW — 6 p.m. Aug. 19, 2015 The Metropolitan King County Council approved July 22 sending to voters in November a six-year property tax levy to fund the Best Starts for Kids initiative. Best... Read more
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Editorial — Legislature must act on funding education NEW — 3:50 p.m. Aug. 19, 2015 Washington state’s school-financing system has
Editorial — Legislature must act on funding education
Issaquah Press / Posted 9 days ago
NEW — 3:50 p.m. Aug. 19, 2015 Washington state’s school-financing system has been inadequate, broken and inequitable for three decades. On Aug. 12, after multiple warnings, the state Supreme... Read more
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