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Ballard High School teacher’s aide charged with sex abuse of student  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE -- A Ballard High School teacher's aide has been placed on leave amid charges she sexually abused a teenage student. Meghan B. Miller, 35, was ...



Prosecutors: 18-year-old student sexually assaulted another student in Ballard High School restroom  The Seattle Times

An 18-year-old female student at Ballard High School was sexually assaulted in a school restroom in March, according to Seattle police. The suspect, also an ...



Ballard High student charged with on-campus rape | KIRO-TV  KIRO Seattle

Demonte Rigney was a stand-out football player for Ballard High School. On Tuesday, he was charged with sexually assaulting a female student during class ...



Gov. Inslee to attend Ballard High walkout  My Ballard

We're posting updates from the Ballard High School walkout here. Update: Governor Jay Inslee will be attending Ballard High's walkout this morning ...



Help ease the social and financial pressure on high school students in need  The Seattle Times

Help make back-to-school season a positive experience for children in financially struggling families with a donation to The Seattle Times editorial board's ...



Dozens of LimeBikes left in Seattle school parking lot as senior prank  KING5.com

Dozens of LimeBike bicycles were spread out across the parking lot of Ballard High School in Seattle on Friday morning in an apparent senior prank. A Honey ...



Seattle Schools considers boundary changes for north end high schools  KING5.com

Big changes are coming to our state's largest school district. Seattle Public Schools is considering shifting boundaries of its high schools in the north end, ...



Ballard Film Festival  My Ballard

The community is invited to a screening of new work by students in the Ballard High School Digital Filmmaking Program. The Ballard Film Festival (BFF) will be ...



What will smoky, unhealthy air conditions mean for high school football  Q13 News Seattle

High School football season is fast approaching and many wonder how the unhealthy smoky conditions our area has been covered in over the last couple ...



Magnolia lawyer suggests going to court over Ballard High  My Ballard

Updated: The lawyer and Magnolia parent featured in the KING 5 story, Margaret Cerrato-Blue, contacted us and said her comment about possible legal action ...



BHS Vocal Jazz Night  My Ballard

Join us for Vocal Jazz Solo Night featuring all Vocal Jazz students singing solo jazz standards. Once again, we will be joined by the incomparable Ev Stern Jazz ...



Ballard High jazz band arrives in NYC for prestigious competition  My Ballard

In February we reported that Ballard High School's jazz band is one of only 15 schools in the country to make the cut to compete in the Essentially Ellington ...



Seattle teachers increase pressure with strike vote  KUOW News and Information

Seattle teachers voted Tuesday night to strike if they can't reach a contract deal with the district by Sept. 5. Money is a key sticking point. The Seattle school ...



New book spotlights 19 Ballard High School grads killed during Vietnam War  KING5.com

Jerry Edward Smith, author of The Ballard Nineteen, as well as Duvall Fire Commissioner, Vietnam veteran, and Ballard High School graduate, shared more ...



Ballard High School team wins world robotics title  KING5.com

A team from Ballard High School rocked the 2017 FIRST Robotics competition in Houston, beating more than 400 teams from dozens of countries to win a world ...



Ballard High wind ensemble invited to state event, to hold preview performance  My Ballard

Last year Ballard High School's wind ensemble performed at Carnegie Hall in NYC (video). Next month they'll be the first Seattle Public School invited to perform ...



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 ...



2 boundary plans for north Seattle high schools  KING5.com

The task force has narrowed it down to two proposals based on feedback from the school board which would draw new high school boundaries for the Fall of ...



City moving ahead with plans to reopen Webster School, meeting planned for March 19  My Ballard

Now that the Nordic Heritage Museum has moved out of its old facility at 3014 NW 67th St., the city is working on plans to reopen Webster Elementary School at ...



Ballard High wins state cheer competition  My Ballard

For the second year in a row, Ballard High School took home the hardware at the state cheerleading championship. The girls won in the “2A/3A Medium” ...



Man sentenced 2nd time for 1994 shooting at Ballard High School  The Seattle Times

A 36-year-old man who fatally shot a student outside Ballard High School in 1994 was sentenced for a second time in the drive-by slaying, again to slightly more ...



'We want change:' Thousands of Washington students walk out of class protesting gun violence  Q13 FOX

Thousands of students in Western Washington joined youth across the country in walking out of class to protest gun violence.



Top High Schools In Washington 2018: U.S. News & World Report  Seattle, WA Patch

Washington Has 3 U.S. News Best Schools - Seattle, WA - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how ...



Ballard Performing Arts 1st Ever Mattress Fundraiser  My Ballard

PLEASE SHARE —> The Ballard Performing Arts, Sponsored By The Ballard Performing Arts Booster Club, is hosting their 1st Ever Mattress Fundraiser on ...



Ballard Chef Brings Aviation-Themed Seaplane Kitchen and Bar to Kenmore  Eater Seattle

With the opening of stunning Seaplane Kitchen and Bar in Kenmore today, the Weimann/Maclise Family of Restaurants adds a promising new restaurant to its ...



The Kids Are in Charge: Meet Two Seattle Students Leading Today's Walkout  TheStranger.com

Rhiannon Rasaretnam, 17, power-walked up 2nd Ave with her Sierra Club backpack, clutching prepared remarks for a speech she would give to the political ...



High school seniors from across Washington state commit to STEM by signing letters of intent  GeekWire

Top athletes may get much of the attention when it comes to signing days and committing to a university to continue playing a particular sport. But in Seattle on ...



Student Walkouts Planned Friday On 19th Anniversary Of Columbine  Seattle, WA Patch

Friday Student Walkouts Will Protest Gun Violence - Seattle, WA - Students at schools around Puget Sound will stage a walkout at 10 a.m., part of a nationwide ...



Cascade High School students collect thousands of donations for community  Q13 News Seattle

EVERETT, WA - Students at Cascade High School are collecting donations over the next couple weeks to donate to families in need. For 57 years, the students ...



Man in serious condition after being stabbed in Ballard  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE – A good Samaritan was stabbed in Ballard after chasing down two people reportedly seen slashing tires Friday night, according to Seattle police.



Black Friday bargain hunters dodge the crowds, shop local in Ballard  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE - - People who want to avoid crowded malls and jam-packed parking lots on the biggest shopping weekend of the year are choosing another way to ...



Bellevue Schools Ranked Among Best In Nation: U.S. News  Bellevue, WA Patch

Washington Has 3 U.S. News Best Schools - Bellevue, WA - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how ...



Mercer Island HS Ranked Among Best In WA: U.S. News  Mercer Island, WA Patch

Washington Has 3 U.S. News Best Schools - Mercer Island, WA - U.S. News & World Report released its annual list of best high schools in the country. See how ...



How it unfolded: Seattle's March For Our Lives  The Seattle Times

Thousands of people marched through downtown Seattle in a student-led protest demanding stricter gun laws in Washington and across the country.



After Seattle Gets Sued for Its Newest Gun Regulation, King County Proposes Similar Law  TheStranger.com

Just a few days after the National Rifle Association and other gun advocates sued the City of Seattle over a law requiring safe storage of firearms, King County ...



Stephen Leonard Dyrnes | Obituaries  Tillamook Headlight-Herald

Stephen Leonard Dyrnes was born in Seattle, Washington on December 14, 1931. He attended Adams Grade School, James Monroe Junior High and ...



Bold coyotes follow man walking dogs  My Ballard

While it's not uncommon to see coyotes in Ballard, it is less common to be followed by one, much less two. Early this morning, Ballard resident Arne Snevoll was ...



'Totally meant to be'  Fred Hutch News Service

Seattle teacher Kristin Storey's personal connection to cancer inspired her to help Fred Hutch high school interns last summer.



Despite threats from feds, Seattle forges ahead on safe injection site  KUOW News and Information

Seattle mayor Jenny Durkan confirmed Thursday that her administration continues to plan for a so-called “safe injection” site for drug users, despite threats from ...



14,000 King County youths lack high school credentials  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE -- Here's a number that may surprise you. Right now in King County, there are an estimated 14000 young adults, ages 16 to 24, who didn't graduate ...



Announcing The 23rd Essentially Ellington High School Jazz Band Competition And Festival Winners  Broadway World

Jazz at Lincoln Center proudly announces the three top-placing high school jazz bands in the nation that took the highest honors tonight at the prestigious 23rd ...



Daniel’s Broiler Opens in the New Hyatt Regency Downtown  Eater Seattle

The Northwest's largest hotel, the Hyatt Regency, has two restaurants under its roof, including a Daniel's Broiler.



Ballard residents urge O'Brien to help increase police presence  My Ballard

Homelessness and the lack of police presence in Ballard were central issues at Councilmember Mike O'Brien's budget meeting at the Phinney Neighborhood ...



New restaurant Sawyer opens today in Ballard  My Ballard

Americana chic is coming to Ballard, with the newest eatery Sawyer opening its doors in the former Kickin' Boot location at 22nd Ave NW and Shilshole. Created ...



Caras de Flamenco: Flamenco Show and Photography Exhibit  My Ballard

In Caras de Flamenco (Faces of Flamenco), you'll be ignited by an evening of live flamenco music and dance — the pure flamenco energy, haunting music, and ...



Ballard High wins first-ever WIAA state unified soccer title  My Ballard

Members of the Ballard High School Red Unified Soccer Team have been feeling golden this past week, after the team took home first place at the Division 2 ...



When lockdowns are 'normal,' teens say it's time to march  Crosscut

For Rhiannon Rasaretnam, it's the future of her little sister, Dylan. For Emilia Allard, it's the life of her four younger sisters, and one in particular: Charlotte.



A look at shootings at Washington schools  The Spokesman-Review

More than a dozen shootings have taken place on school grounds in Washington in the past 23 years. The most deadly was the 2014 shooting at Marysville ...



Here’s what to expect at Saturday’s ‘March For Our Lives Seattle’ student protest  The B-Town Blog

By Katalia Alexander. This Saturday, March 24, a coalition of students from throughout Washington State will gather for 'March for Our Lives Seattle' to show ...



How racially diverse is your school? Use our interactive to find out  The Seattle Times

Using a common calculation to measure diversity, Sanislo Elementary in West Seattle turns out to be the most racially mixed public school in the state.



Area Students will join ‘March for Our Lives’ protest in Seattle March 24  The B-Town Blog

A group of local high school students are organizing the Seattle branch of the nationwide 'March for Our Lives' protest, which will take place on Saturday,



Bike Everywhere Day Event at Rad Power Bikes  My Ballard

On your way to work, between 6am and 9am, stop by our flagship store for a free LED tail light that fits any and all bikes (while supplies last). We'll also have test ...



High school football player accused of killing pregnant classmate, leaving body in dumpster  Q13 News Seattle

MISHAWAKA, Ind. – A 16-year-old high school football player is accused of killing a 17-year-old student who was pregnant with his child and leaving her body in ...



Washington’s 2018 state test scores still show large gaps between student groups  The Seattle Times

Students in Washington showed slight improvement on English exams but still performed poorly in math.



Gun Control May Be Headed to the Ballot Box Again  Seattle Weekly

A ballot initiative could restrict semi-automatic weapon sales, including raising the purchase age to 21.



Obituaries — Sept. 19, 2018  Sequim Gazette

Donna Jean Litzau. Donna Jean Litzau of Sequim died Sept. 8, 2018, of dementia at age 81 at Olympic Medical Center. A funeral is set for 11 a.m. Friday, Oct.5, ...



Fatal house fire in North Beach  My Ballard

Tuesday update: Seattle Fire says a 77-year-old woman perished in the fire, and investigators ruled it was accidental. Updated: The Seattle Fire Department ...



Whom Is the DSA Reaching? The Teens.  The Nation.

Since Ocasio-Cortez's win, a surge of YDSA members from high schools around the country want to organize chapters at their schools.



Man arrested in Ballard murder of youth football coach Robert Baker  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE – A 25-year-old man was arrested Monday in the Ballard murder of 29-year-old Robert Baker last week. Homicide detectives and a SWAT team ...



Seahawks News 11/28: Seahawks Look Ahead to the 49ers  Field Gulls

Seahawks vs. 49ers: Staff predictions see a Seattle win. Seahawks vs. 49ers: Staff predictions for week 13. Will Russell Wilson defeat Richard Sherman on ...



95% of Garfield juniors refuse to take new high-school tests  The Seattle Times

The number of high-school juniors in Seattle declining to take a new state test keeps growing, with 80 percent or more at five high schools exercising their right ...



16-year-old girl stabbed to death at Michigan high school; former friend arrested  Q13 News Seattle

WARREN, Mich. – A 17-year-old girl is in custody after police say she stabbed another student at a Michigan high school, killing her. The deadly fight happened ...



Seattle schools confiscate marijuana edibles, pot lemonade from students  Q13 FOX

SEATTLE -- Teachers are catching more and more kids with marijuana in schools. “If we caught someone under the influence, it's nine times out of 10 going to ...



Capitol Hill, Central District students speak out against gun violence for #NationalWalkoutDay  CHS Blog

With reporting from Michelle MacKinnon and Alex Garland. Students and supporters walked out of their schools across Capitol Hill, the Central District, and ...



Last-Minute Plans: 106 Free, Cheap & Easy Things To Do In Seattle This Weekend: Dec 14-16, 2018  TheStranger.com

Panicking because you haven't yet made plans for the weekend and you're short on cash? Don't worry—below, find all of your options for last-minute ...



Police: Girls who planned to kill ‘at least 15’ middle school classmates found with knives, map  Q13 News Seattle

BARTOW, Fla. -- Two middle school girls in Florida planned to go on a stabbing spree and kill several students Tuesday, according to WTVT. Bartow police said ...



Students Look Beyond Gun Control Laws to Prevent Violence—and It's Working  YES! Magazine

As lawmakers argue over how best to address school shootings, student clubs are focused on reducing youth violence at schools and in their communities.



City testing bikeshare parking areas in Ballard  My Ballard

Update: SDOT has published a blog post on the test project. “We've selected five 'sidewalk furniture zone' locations along NW Market St in Ballard where we're ...



Daniel J. Organ  Yakima Herald-Republic

Daniel J. Organ, beloved husband, father, grandfather, and respected educator passed away August 8, 2018. He was born in Everett, Washington on January 17 ...



Ballard Winter Concert Series (Orchestra)  My Ballard

The Chamber Orchestra, together with the Concert Choir, will perform What Sweeter Music, composed by John Rutter, one of the best-known choral composers ...



Mom headed to jail over child’s excessive school absences  Q13 News Seattle

MUSKEGON COUNTY, Mich. – A Michigan mother has been ordered to spend five days in jail after she did nothing to keep her child from missing school, ...



Furry 5K Fun Run & Walk  My Ballard

Join Seattle Animal Shelter's annual Furry 5K! Every year, over 1,500 dog lovers come to Seward Park to walk and run with their dogs to raise money for the ...



Essentially Ellington Final Concert Live Stream on Now  The Syncopated Times

15 exceptional High School Bands compete in the final phase of the prestigious Essentially Ellington competition. You can watch the final performances of the ...



Crown Hill Market  My Ballard

Chat with your neighbors and support your local maker and artisans. Hyper local veggies and honey, a rotating roster of makers and artisans, tamales, and live ...



Whistles from the Ballard Terminal Railroad  My Ballard

For many in Ballard, the early-morning train whistles are just part of the sonic fabric of the neighborhood, echoing through the fog. For a few others, they're a bit ...



Warriors sport fresh look | Boys basketball - By David Pan  Edmonds Beacon

The Edmonds-Woodway boys basketball team will have a new look. The Warriors graduated five seniors from last season's district playoff squad. The turnover is ...



Youth soccer coach charged with groping girl, 16, taking private lessons  Q13 News Seattle

TACOMA, Wash. – One of the top goalkeeper coaches in the state was charged on Monday with kissing and groping a 16-year-old girl who was taking private ...



Halphen, Jenkins And Stoddard Participate In Boeing STEM Letter Of Intent Signing Day - The Seattle Medium  Seattle Medium

Chandler Jenkins, a senior at Tri-Cities Prep in Pasco, poses with family members after signing his STEM Letter of Intent to attend Georgia Institute of ...



Six homes for sale along the Rapidride D Line  Curbed Seattle

The King County Metro Rapidride D is a bus rapid transit line connecting Ballard and its adjacent neighborhoods to downtown. Starting up in Crown Hill, it winds ...



Queen Anne View  Queen Anne View

Seattle Public Schools owns two property parcels at the Seattle Center, and SPS has now signed a letter with the City of Seattle for a new Memorial Stadium and ...



Photo of Wisconsin students posing in apparent Nazi salute sparks outrage, investigation  Q13 News Seattle

A photo showing a group of male, mostly white Wisconsin high school students with their arms raised in what appear to be Nazi salutes has sparked a district ...



Former longtime Seattle police sergeant convicted of child rape  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — A jury has found a former longtime Seattle Police Department sergeant guilty of four counts related to the rape and molestation of two young ...



Garfield HS football coach didn't violate recruiting rules, investigation finds  KING5.com

A third-party investigation found no evidence that Garfield High School or head football coach Joey Thomas violated WIAA and district recruiting rules. “Based on ...



H.S. Helps Teen Skip Class for Abortion  ABC News

A Seattle 15-year-old got an abortion with help from her high school health center, which helped her get a cab to go to a nearby clinic for the procedure.



‘Bus helper’ accused of raping 6-year-old on Ohio school bus  Q13 News Seattle

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio – A 15-year-old Ohio student is accused of raping a 6-year-old girl on the school bus last Wednesday, according to the Logan County ...



Teacher accused of trying to hypnotize students, forcing them to call him ‘Master’  Q13 News Seattle

HUMMELSTOWN, Pa. – A 39-year-old Pennsylvania elementary school teacher has been charged after he allegedly had inappropriate contact with five female ...



Former Seattle cop sentenced to 23 years to life for child rape  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle police sergeant who resigned in 2016 after his arrest for child rape has been sentenced to more than 23 years in prison.



After a dozen years of work, 14th Ave. finally getting a park this spring  My Ballard

As far back as we can remember, neighbors and business owners along 14th Ave. — the stretch with the middle parking area — have dreamed of converting ...



Sounders FC signs Handwalla Bwana as Homegrown Player  SoundersFC.com

SEATTLE, WASH. - Sounders FC today announced that it has signed midfielder Handwalla Bwana as a Homegrown Player. Bwana comes to the Rave Green ...



How to Get Light Rail to Ballard Faster - Slog  TheStranger.com

In the $50 billion list of projects that make up Sound Transit 3, the line to Ballard is the big one. Running through a new downtown tunnel before heading north, ...



Seattle area Olympic swim coach banned from sport in sex misconduct case  Q13 News Seattle

SEATTLE (AP) — The former U.S. Olympic swim team coach alleged to have sexually abused a swimmer in a years-long relationship that began when the ...



Three Edmonds players help Seattle Junior team to state title | Boys hockey - Edmonds Beacon  Edmonds Beacon

Three Edmonds players helped lead the Seattle Junior Hockey Association's 14U A1 Junior Admirals to a victory over the Wenatchee Wolverines to clinch the ...



15-year-old stabbed in neck at Fife middle school  Q13 News Seattle

A 15-year-old from Columbia Junior High School was booked with assault Tuesday after he allegedly stabbed a fellow student in the neck during a fight.



City seeks advisory committee for Webster School zoning recommendations  My Ballard

The city is looking for community members to help advise on the upcoming renovation and reopening of Webster School. Currently housing the Nordic Heritage ...



I Toured a Barge* With a Veteran Mariner, And It Was Amazing  TheStranger.com

After spending over two hours on a Friday evening touring a container ship, I now understand why I was wrong to call container ships "barges*" in my post about ...



Seattle's Best Areas For Affordable Homes Near Quality Schools  Curbed Seattle

One of the most important questions a family asks before buying a new home is "What are the local schools like?" Most real estate search sites offer a school ...



Ballard Terminal Railroad – Seattle, Washington  Atlas Obscura

When the Burlington Northern and Santa Fe rail line cancelled *service* through industrial Ballard, the local businesses that relied on the spur teamed up, bought ...



Sounders using tuition incentive as development tool  Sounder At Heart

Down in the USL with Sounders FC 2, Sam Rogers had a rather remarkable year. He committed to Villanova, broke into the squad as a regular centerback after ...



Last-Minute Plans: 93 Cheap & Easy Things To Do in Seattle This Weekend: Oct 26-28, 2018  TheStranger.com

No advance planning required for these cheap events.



With a year under his belt, an interview with Ballard High's new principal  My Ballard

When Keven Wynkoop graduated from Ballard High School in 1994, he had no idea he's be running the school one day. After getting his teaching degree, ...



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