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  1. Student starts GoFundMe to pay tuition: 'People will help me'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KOMO News

    KIRKLAND, Wash. -- He has already proven he's got what it takes to succeed at college.

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  2. Personal luxury - Greenpoint to make their first 777 flying yachtRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Now it's possible to own a personal Boeing 777, the jet that is becoming the flagship of the Boeing commercial fleet. Kirkland-based Greenpoint Technologies has landed a contract to install a luxury interior in a Boeing 777-200LR, the first time the company will convert Boeing's largest twinjet for a private buyer.

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  3. Kirkland to receive Flood Control District grant to reduce Totem Lake floodingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Kirkland Reporter

    The occasional flooding that impacts Totem Lake Boulevard and a nearby wetland are of the focus of a project that received a grant from the King County flood Control District . The city of Kirkland will make improvements with the grant given by the FCD for projects that focuses on both flood prevention and flood mitigation.

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  4. Kenworth's T880 Gets New Sleeper CabRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Truck News

    Last week I visited Seattle and had the opportunity to drive the Kenworth T880 from Kirkland, Wash to the Paccar Technical Center in Mount Vernon, Wash. This is a nice drive with some decent grades.

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  5. Seattle landlords give discounts to tech workersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... normally include discounting deposits and fees and vary widely depending on the community. Luna Sol apartments in Kirkland, Wash., has a Craigslist ad that spells it out. It says Google and Microsoft workers, as well as those who work for some other ...

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  6. Kirkland Kiddie Academy honoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kirkland Reporter

    The Kiddie Academy of Kirkland was recently honored with the prestigious Life Essentials Technology award by Kiddie Academy, a national leader in educational childcare. Life Essentials is Kiddie Academy's proprietary curriculum and overarching educational philosophy.

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  7. WSDOT opens braided ramps on northbound I-405 just north of KirklandRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kirkland Reporter

    Road crews put the finishing touched on the new ramps for the SR 522 and I-405 inter change last week. Crews re-opened northbound Interstate 405 lanes and several ramps this morning after completing the final work on the new braided ramp system between Northeast 160th Street and State Route 522.

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  8. Fire in Kingsgate neighborhood in Kirkland displaces eightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Kirkland Reporter

    Four adults and four children were reportedly displaced from their homes following a fire Saturday in the Kingsgate neighborhood, according to the American Red Cross. The fire was on the 12600 block of NE 145th Street.

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  9. Real estate developer Dargey's company confident fraud allegations will be disprovedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Business Journal

    ... market project in downtown Everett . The money was allegedly diverted to proposed projects in Shoreline and Kirkland, the SEC claims. In its statement, Path America said it had no notice the SEC was investigating the company until the day the SEC ...

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  10. Driving Kenworth's ever-evolving T880Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Truck News

    ... with the T880 now representing 65-70% of the T800/T880 combined build. On a recent visit to Kenworth's home base in Kirkland, Wash., I had the chance to drive a T880 up to the Paccar Technical Center in Mount Vernon, Wash., to see what it is about ...

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  11. Storm knocks out power to 238,000 Puget Sound Energy customersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | PNW Local News

    The powerful wind storm that blew down trees, telephone poles and littered local roads with debris also knocked out power to 238,000 residents in western Washington, according to Puget Sound Energy. Approximately 50,000 resident remain without power as of 7 p.m. on Sunday, including approximately 1,500 in Kirkland according to PSE.com.

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  12. Onetime Microsoft exec Blake Irving is expanding GoDaddy's Seattle officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Business Journal

    Scottsdale-based GoDaddy Inc. is expanding in Seattle, almost tripling its Kirkland, Wash., engineering office, according to a report in the Seattle Times.

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  13. Traffic delays growing, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Toledo Blade

    ... methodology uses actual speed data from vehicles and mobile devices participating in data collection by INRIX, a Kirkland, Wash., firm that measures traffic globally, then extrapolates that data based on traffic volumes. "It's a sign people are ...

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  14. A Snohomish family, not named McCleary, part of school-funding lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | HeraldNet

    ... are listed first in what's best known as the McCleary case . She was a student at Lake Washington High School in Kirkland in 1978 when the state Supreme Court ruled the state was not adequately funding schools in a case won by the Seattle School ...

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  15. Snohomish family is part of school funding lawsuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | HeraldNet

    ... are listed first in what's best known as the McCleary case . She was a student at Lake Washington High School in Kirkland in 1978 when the state Supreme Court ruled the state was not adequately funding schools in a case won by the Seattle School ...

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  16. Northwest University falls to No. 8 Lions | College men's soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | North King County

    ... Brandon Gomez earned the shutout as the Lion's keeper making one save for the game. Northwest University returns to Kirkland and will travel to Spokane, Wash., next weekend for two non-league games with Pacific and Whitworth University from the NCAA ...

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  17. Northbound I-405 reduced to one lane from Kirkland to Bothell this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Kirkland Reporter

    Drivers who use northbound Interstate 405 through Kirkland and Bothell should prepare for major delays and plan on using alternate routes tonight, Aug. 28, through Monday morning, Aug. 31. Contractor crews working for the Washington State Department of Transportation will reduce northbound I-405 to one lane approaching State Route 522 and close several ramps in the area. The closures are needed to open new braided ramps , which are a major step toward completing the I-405 - NE 6th to I-5 Widening and Express Toll Lanes project.

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  18. Couple with gin drives car into Lake Washington | Kirkland Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | 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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  19. Paving project on 100th Avenue Northeast in Kirkland postponedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Kirkland Reporter

    City of Kirkland crews were to begin extensive roadway restoration on 100th Avenue Northeast near the intersection of Northeast 120th Street in the Juanita neighborhood today but inclement weather has pushed the project back to sometime next week. The work will necessitate the closure of 100th Avenue Northeast to southbound through traffic.

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  20. Kenworth's Feight Defends Trucking's Safety RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Transport Topics

    KIRKLAND, Wash. - During a media event at Kenworth Truck Co.' s headquarters here Aug. 26, I asked General Manager Preston Feight a question: "Is trucking safe?" Feight also is a vice president of Paccar Inc., which is the corporate parent of Kenworth and Peterbilt Motors Co.

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