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September 23, 2015 by Jill Stepp (Register to contact)

Tom Brown reports that on Sept 21, 2015, our friend and classmate, Dave Moffat, passed away from heart attack.

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March 4, 2015 by Jill Stepp (Register to contact)

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Issaquah HS Student Arrested After Social Media Threat  Sammamish, WA Patch

Issaquah HS Student Arrested Over Threat - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - The teen girl posted a threat on Sunday, police said. She was arrested on a felony ...

Dori: Issaquah High School to stop recognizing high-achievers

UPDATE: Issaquah families have started an online petition to reinstate honor cords, stoles, and other adornments at Issaquah High School graduation ...

Arthur: There was a racist incident at my alma mater, Issaquah High, and I have something to say  Seattle PI

On April 1, a disturbing message out of Issaquah High School began circulating on social media. In a picture initially posted to Snapchat, two white students from ...

Issaquah HS Students Circulate Photo With Racist Message  Sammamish, WA Patch

Issaquah HS Students Circulate Racist Post - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - A picture of a student asking another student to an annual dance contained a racist ...

Issaquah High School closed Thursday after possible measles exposure  Seattle PI

Issaquah High School was closed Thursday so staff members' immunization statuses could be confirmed after a person who was infected with measles spent ...

Issaquah High School students, district debate way to handle racist sign

The Issaquah School District and three Issaquah High School students explain their reactions to a student's racist Tolo sign.

Teen in police custody after report of gun at Issaquah High School  The Seattle Times

There were no reports of shots fired and the Wednesday morning lockdowns, which extended to Issaquah Middle and Clark Elementary schools, have been ...

Parents of Issaquah High School girl issue statement on racist photo

The parents of an Issaquah High School girl at the center of a racist social media post have released an official statement to the Dori Monson Show.

US News Best High Schools 2019: Where Issaquah Schools Ranked  Sammamish, WA Patch

WA Schools On Elite US News List - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - See which high schools in Issaquah made the U.S. News 2019 list.

‘We are deeply troubled’: Issaquah School District responds to racist social media post  Q13 News Seattle

The Issaquah School District is investigating after a racist post involving two of its students spread on social media.

Issaquah HS Closed After Measles Exposure  Sammamish, WA Patch

More Measles Cases Found In Puget Sound - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - Two new cases of measles have appeared in King County, including one woman ...

NAACP Partners With Issaquah Schools After Racist Photo Incident  Sammamish, WA Patch

NAACP Partners With Issaquah Schools - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - The district and the local NAACP are working on a pilot education program, the ...

Bothell, Issaquah students ordered home for possible measles exposure

20 students and 11 staff members at Issaquah High School have been ordered to stay home until May 31, after possibly being exposed to a staff member ...

New partnership between Issaquah School District, students, and NAACP after racist poster incident  Q13 News Seattle

ISSAQUAH, Wash. – A high school dance proposal went viral for all the wrong reasons. Now the Issaquah School District, students, and the local chapter of the ...

Three candidates aim to fill an open seat on the Issaquah School Board  Issaquah Reporter

Suzanne Weaver, Joe Robinson and Layna Crofts compete for the Issaquah School District Director District 5 position.

Dori: Does Issaquah school staff going on strike support Trump’s shutdown?

Issaquah School District staff members are going to strike if their salary demands are not met. I told you last week, the chickens are coming home to roost in ...

Issaquah School Should Kick Out Student After Asking Peer To Prom Over A Poster Reading "If I Was Black I'd Be Picking Cotton. But Instead I Pick You."  Pro Sports Extra

While doing some research about what story I wanted to blog, this came across my news-feed. This is absolutely disgusting. A student who attends Issaquah ...

Examining hate crimes on the Eastside  Issaquah Reporter

The Anti-Defamation League has been tracking hate-fueled crimes and incidents to paint a picture of trends in communities.

2 school districts impacted by new measles cases  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE -- A rainy day couldn't stop Brent Bettis from enjoying the park with his little boy. But word that the measles has popped up in his own backyard in ...

NAACP partners with Issaquah schools in wake of racist incident

Seattle King County NAACP is partnering with Issaquah schools to craft an educational pilot following a highly controversial incident at a high school.

How Far Will Measles Spread In King County? Time Will Tell  Sammamish, WA Patch

New Measles Case In King County - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - A sixth case of measles was confirmed in King County Wednesday. It will be weeks before we ...

Sources say Issaquah is “ toxically dysfunctional”  Issaquah Reporter

Issaquah's staffing problems continue as the city's last senior accountant recently announced their resignation. Meanwhile, current and former employees say ...

Issaquah begins long-term planning for the future of parks  Issaquah Reporter

Investing in the future of parks, open space and connections has been a constant theme of the work Issaquah has planned for 2019. Now the city has begun a ...

Issaquah city administrator announces resignation  Issaquah Reporter

City finance department has experienced high turnover.

Issaquah honors soccer star after MS diagnosis; she vows to ‘get my cleats back on’  Q13 News Seattle

ISSAQUAH - Claudia Longo is a gifted young woman, and a force to be reckoned with on the soccer field. But she'll remember the gift she received this week for ...

16 Sick In Issaquah Elementary School Shigella Outbreak  Sammamish, WA Patch

Issaquah Elementary School Shigella Outbreak - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - Students, school staff, and family members are among the sick. One person has ...

Parents killed over plan to sell family home  Issaquah Reporter

Matthew Ficken killed his parents Lorraine and Robert Ficken because he was unwilling to leave his family home, the King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) Major ...

Fire At Issaquah Elementary School: UPDATE  Sammamish, WA Patch

Fire At Issaquah Elementary School - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - The school building was evacuated due to a fire in the restroom.

No Cause Yet In 2-Alarm Tiger Mountain House Fire  Sammamish, WA Patch

Large House Fire In Issaquah - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - Eastside fire crews responded to the blaze around 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Three found dead in Klahanie home in Sammamish  Issaquah Reporter

Three people were found dead during a welfare check on Jan. 15 in Sammamish. At about 1:30 p.m., deputies from the King County Sheriff's Office (KCSO) were ...

Issaquah police reports shed light on Chinese immigrant death lawsuit  Issaquah Reporter

The emergency call came in from a nearby neighbor, living across the hall at the Mine Hill Apartments in Issaquah. He described people yelling at the top of their ...

King County Green Schools Program recognizes 89 schools, 2 districts for resource conservation  King County

The King County Green Schools Program helps schools and school districts engage students and employees in learning about and practicing resource ...

New Food Truck Hub Coming To Issaquah For Winter 2019  Sammamish, WA Patch

ISSAQUAH, WA - A new food truck hub is coming to Issaquah for the winter. Over a dozen food trucks will be stationed at downtown-area office park through ...

Carnation man caught after allegedly fleeing in wake of Issaquah murder  Issaquah Reporter

The man is accused of killing Issaquah native, Christopher Rea, after a wages dispute.

Mount Si boys soccer secures spot in 4A State quarterfinals with incredible go-ahead goal

Wednesday night, May 15, 2019, with a incredible teamwork and an amazing go-ahead goal at the 68 minute mark, Mount Si Boys soccer secured a spot in the.

Issaquah Approves Bergsma Property For Preservation  Sammamish, WA Patch

Issaquah Approves Bergsma Property Acquisition - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - The Issaquah City Council approved a purchase plan for the 46-acre parcel on ...

Issaquah family opens distillery on Bainbridge Island  Issaquah Reporter

Matt Glenn and his parents have been dreaming of starting their own distillery for years.

7th Washington measles case identified as outbreak continues

Health officials have identified yet another measles case in King County, as a recent outbreak continues to spread in Western Washington.

Battle over gun range near Issaquah schools reignited in wake of school shootings  KOMO News

ISSAQUAH, Wash. – Issaquah parents are petitioning for a gun range to relocate from the borders of Issaquah Middle and Issaquah High School.“When you ...

Safest Washington Cities 2019: See Where Issaquah Ranks  Sammamish, WA Patch

See Safest Cities In Washington 2019 - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - A new ranking by the National Council For Home Safety and Security shows how safe ...

6th measles case confirmed in Western Washington this week

A sixth case of measles has been confirmed in Western Washington this week. The most recent case was diagnosed in a King County woman in her 40s.

Opposition and supporters of Drag Queen Story Hour make showing in Issaquah  Issaquah Reporter

Local “Proud Boys” and others opposed to the King County Library System's Drag Queen Story Hours showed up in Issaquah on Wednesday to voice their ...

Tweets prompt hate-crime investigation at Issaquah High School  Q13 FOX

SEATTLE -- Four students from Issaquah High School are facing disciplinary action after a series of racist comments were posted on social media – directed at ...

Garden has been mainstay in Luce’s life  Issaquah Reporter

How 94 year-old Louise Luce gained community and knowledge from the Master Gardeners Foundation.

Sammamish Parents Killed In Dispute With Son Over House: KCSO  Sammamish, WA Patch

Son Kills Parents In Sammamish Over Move To Oregon - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - Lorraine and Robert Ficken were shot last week by their son, police say.

Bill targets sexual health curriculum in Washington schools  Issaquah Reporter

Senate Bill 5395 is co-sponsored by 17 Democratic representatives and introduced by Sen. Claire Wilson, D-Federal Way.

NSD confirms North Creek student one of five confirmed with measles  Bothell-Kenmore Reporter

A student at North Creek High School in Bothell was diagnosed with the measles, the school district has confirmed. The student is one of five new cases of the ...

Community leaders remember Sally and Peter Jarvis  Issaquah Reporter

Community members shared their experiences with the Jarvis' after they died in a collision on May 29.

Issaquah AAUW honors STEM scholars from local high schools  Issaquah Reporter

Nine female students from Skyline, Issaquah, and Liberty high schools were honored on April 19 at Timber Ridge at Talus in Issaquah. Across the state of ...

Deers Rear Gets Caught In Fence, Issaquah Firefighters Free Her  Sammamish, WA Patch

Firefighters Free Trapped Doe In Issaquah - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - A local resident's fence proved too big an obstacle for this deer. See photos of the ...

Challenge Race returns to Issaquah  Issaquah Reporter

The annual event will take place at the Issaquah Community Center on July 27.

State House proposes to invest $26 million to widen section of Highway 18  Issaquah Reporter

The House of Representatives' Transportation Budget proposal, introduced by House Democrats on Monday, makes major investments in transportation ...

Issaquah man steals over $100,000 worth of rings, leaves medical card behind  Issaquah Reporter

It was a fumble of pocket papers that led Bellevue police to the arrest of an Issaquah man after he allegedly stole about 35 rings valued at more than $183,550.

Community Fund program for Issaquah nonprofits open until June 28  Issaquah Reporter

Nonprofits in Issaquah are often able to provide services and functions the city itself does not cover. To support these organizations, the city will once again ...

Issaquah soccer alum won’t let multiple sclerosis block her goal

A former Issaquah High School soccer player is not going to let a multiple sclerosis diagnosis stop her from playing soccer at the University of Washington.

Issaquah Teen Who Drowned In Snoqualmie River Identified

ID Of Drowned Issaquah Teen Released - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - Samuel Kim, 16, died May 21 after falling over a waterfall near Olallie State Park.

Providence Point residents speak out in support for intersection improvements  Issaquah Reporter

Issaquah residents voiced their desire for safety improvements along Southeast 43rd Street at Providence Point at the city's Capital Improvement Plan ...

1 Dead In Crash Near Snoqualmie River  Sammamish, WA Patch

1 Dead In Crash Near Snoqualmie River - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - The crash happened late Sunday night, and left two more people injured, according to ...

Youth suicides are up in WA. Can the state help?  Crosscut

When news of Kurt Cobain's suicide spread in April 1994, public health workers expected the worst. It seemed inevitable that what is now known as “suicide ...

Lawmakers move to prevent youth suicide in schools  Chinook Observer

OLYMPIA — A bipartisan group of 22 representatives is working to improve crisis planning in Washington schools to prevent youth suicides.

Liberty High School Threat: Student Taken Into Custody

RENTON, WA - The student who allegedly made an online threat against Liberty High School has been taken into custody, according to the King County Sheriff's ...

Sammamish Mansion Is Big Enough To Fit 17 Seattle Apartments  Sammamish, WA Patch

M Sammamish Mansion Claims Tuscan Heritage - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - Take a look inside this massive Sammamish mansion made almost entirely of ...

Sammamish Ransomware Attack: Up To 3 Weeks For Full Fix  Sammamish, WA Patch

Up To 3 Weeks Before Sammamish Hack Solved - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - Sammamish released an update Monday on the ongoing ransomware attack ...

1 Dead In I-90 Crash Involving Bus, Car  Sammamish, WA Patch

1 Dead In I-90 Crash Involving Bus, Car - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - The crash was reported just before 6:30 a.m. Friday in the westbound lanes of I-90.

State transportation budget to fund SR 18 widening  Issaquah Reporter

Washington State Democrats recently proposed a transportation budget to the state House that includes investments into the state Route 18 widening from ...

2 New Measles Cases Detected In King County  Seattle, WA Patch

2 New Measles Cases Emerge In King County - Seattle, WA - An infant and a south King County teenager are the latest people to contract measles locally.

Local teen who was bullied online commits suicide  Q13 FOX

ISSAQUAH -- A sophomore at Issaquah High School committed suicide earlier this week and her friends say cyber bullying led her to take that step. The young ...

Issaquah City Council appoints new city administrator  Issaquah Reporter

Interim city administrator Emily Moon was appointed by the mayor to the her position.


David Joseph Kauzlarich, 69, died suddenly on December 4th 2018 at his home in Port Townsend, WA. His funeral *service* will be held at 11am on Friday, ...

Mom wants 'graphic' book pulled from high school library  KIRO Seattle

An Issaquah mother said her son brought home a graphic novel from school that is pornographic. Shirley Lopez said her 14-year-old checked out the book from ...

Dori Monson’s Feedback Friday – what do Dori and Rachel Maddow have in common?

Welcome to Dori's Feedback Friday feature, where we collect a sampling of comments received over email and Facebook on various topics throughout the week.

Front Street traffic study heads to Issaquah city council  Issaquah Reporter

A new traffic study examines traffic congestion on Issaquah's Front Street.

Sammamish Park Up For Award Named For TVs Leslie Knope  Sammamish, WA Patch

Sammamish Park Could Get Leslie Knope Award - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - Fan of the TV show "Parks and Recreation"? Plan a visit to one of Sammamish's ...

Washington’s National Merit Scholarship semifinalists named; Seattle’s Lakeside tops list  The Seattle Times

Washington's semifinalists, along with 16000 others across the nation, had the highest scores on the 2017 PSAT taken by 1.6 million high school juniors last ...

Tips for staying safe around Washington wildlife  Issaquah Reporter

In the wake of a deadly cougar attack near North Bend here's some tips on staying safe.

Washington measles outbreak: What to know before you fly  KIRO Seattle

The state Department of Health says Washington's current measles outbreak most likely started at Sea-Tac Airport.

Issaquah wants feedback on potential dog park location  Issaquah Reporter

Issaquah is looking for citizen feedback on where they would like a new dog park in the city.

3-Car Crash Near Skyline High School

SAMMAMISH, WA - A three-car crash was blocking the intersection in front of Skyline High School early Tuesday morning. The crash was blocking 228th ...

Could regulations for farming tools be coming?

Dori listener Gene warns that the City of Seattle's next regulation could be to limit farm implements. Plus, listener Chad tells a tale of spray paint.

Chick-fil-A Opens In Seattle Before Pride Weekend  Seattle, WA Patch

Seattle Chick-fil-A Opens Before LGBTQ Pride - Seattle, WA - Chick-fil-A, whose ownership has spoken against LGBTQ rights, says it is "looking forward to ...

School district makes move to acquire land in Sammamish  Issaquah Reporter

The school board entered into a purchase and sale agreement for three parcels.

Development is booming in Issaquah  Issaquah Reporter

The Reporter reviewed the City of Issaquah's list of ongoing projects as new commercial and residential projects have been popping up around town.

UPDATE: Motive Unknown In Shooting Near Issaquah School  KHQ Right Now

SEATTLE, Wash. - Authorities on Sunday say they still don't know why an armed Maple Valley man opened fire Saturday near a school in Issaquah east of ...

City of Issaquah begins deliberations on 2019 budget  Issaquah Reporter

The Issaquah City Council has begun deliberations on the 2019 budget.

1 Dead In Crash Near Issaquah High School  Sammamish, WA Patch

1 Dead In Crash Near Squak Mountain - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - The crash happened late Monday night south of downtown Issaquah.

Washington cattlemen hire new leader | Livestock  Capital Press

A man with a background in and a love for cattle and horses has been hired as the new executive vice president of Washington Cattlemen's Association in ...

Schrier Wins WA-8, Dino Rossi Concedes  Sammamish, WA Patch

ISSAQUAH, WA - Democrat Kim Schrier was holding her son the 8th Congressional race Wednesday after Republican t Dino Rossi conceded. Schrier's ...

Issaquah student was doing 102 mph — and didn't get a fine. Should fellow students be the judges?  The Seattle Times

Some teens in the Puget Sound region can arrange for traffic tickets to be diverted to student-run court and those infractions removed from their driving record.

Washington's best public high schools ranked  KOMO News

SEATTLE – With classes starting up again in less than a month, what better way to ring in the school year than knowing what the best public high schools are in ...

Four games set at Battle Ground on Saturday as regional basketball sites are set  The Columbian

Union boys will face Battle Ground on Friday in Longview.

Judge overturns lawsuit settlement, gives Providence Heights new lease on life  Issaquah Reporter

A King County Superior Court judge gave the Providence Heights campus a new lease on life on Friday, just one day before the one-time nuns' college was ...

Issaquah High May Madness Report-Students' Perspective  IssyIVision

Callan and Ramos lead Legislative District 5 races  Issaquah Reporter

Results are preliminary and could change as additional ballots are counted.

Issaquah residents shocked by unusually high water bills | Update  Issaquah Reporter

Update: The city stated on Sept. 22 in a press release that it has completed an investigation into South Cove residents' water and has not found any incorrect ...

King County Green Schools Program recognizes 83 schools, two districts for resource conservation  King County

The King County Green Schools Program helps schools and school districts engage students and employees in learning about and practicing resource ...

Jacksons Fined For Denying Deaf Man Job In Sammamish  Sammamish, WA Patch

Jacksons Fined For Denying Deaf Man Job - Sammamish-Issaquah, WA - The store manager "balked" when he found out the potential employee was deaf, ...

Garfield, Issaquah high schools to team up against racism after tweets  Q13 FOX

SEATTLE -- Instead of lashing out at a series of disturbing tweets, Garfield High School students are reaching out and trying to make a change. "We have ...

Measles concerns: Your questions answered by health officials

The State Health Department said this week there are five new measles cases: two in King County, two in Pierce County and one in Snohomish County.

Snohomish County declares state of emergency ahead of weekend snow

After recovering from an icy blow last weekend, another round of snow is expected to strike Washington over Friday and Saturday. Ahead of the weekend snow, ...

Issaquah man killed in car accident on May Valley Road  Issaquah Reporter

King County Sheriff's Office suspects alcohol was involved.

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