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4 Seattle High Schools Ranked Among 20 Best In Washington  Seattle, WA Patch

WA Schools On Elite US News List - Seattle, WA - The annual U.S. News & World Report best high school rankings are out. See where local high schools ...



Ballard High assistant soccer coach accused of child molestation  Seattle PI

The assistant coach of the varsity girls' soccer team at Ballard High School was hit with a child molestation charge Friday as prosecutors accused her of carrying ...



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 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 ...



Jessica Campbell Holliday: 1935-2019 - Edmonds, WA  Edmonds Beacon

Our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend, Jessica Holliday, 83, died on April 8, 2019, of age-related causes. She was born ...



West Seattle and Ballard Link Light Rail Extension Ballard/Interbay Scoping Open House  My Ballard

The West Seattle and Ballard Link Extensions will provide fast, reliable light rail connections to dense residential and job centers throughout the region and add ...



Public comment period and open houses for Ballard Light Rail  My Ballard

For the next month, Sound Transit will be collecting public feedback on West Seattle and Ballard light rail extension options. Sound Transit will host three ...



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, ...



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

A porta-potty was also placed in the parking spot for the principal at Ballard High School in Seattle.



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 ...



School board approves draft boundary map, but makes 2 changes for Ballard High  My Ballard

Friday update: The district has shared the official Ballard High School map, which reflects our earlier reporting below. And here's the citywide high school map.



Seattle's all-female high school jazz band heads for national stage  Crosscut

Jahnvi Madan went to band and jazz band practice Thursday morning at Bellevue's Newport High School. Afterward, she practiced the baritone sax at home all ...



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 wins $100000 for improved library technology  My Ballard

Thanks in part to the community's votes, Ballard High School has won a $100,000 grant from Farmers Insurance “Thank Americas Teachers” program. Applying ...



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 ...



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 ...



Public comment period for West Seattle, Ballard light rail project begins, open houses scheduled  Westside Seattle

Sound Transit and the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) invite public and agency comment on route and station alternatives for the West Seattle and Ballard ...



Epic prank by seniors at Seattle high school fills parking lot with bike-share bicycles  GeekWire

Updated, June 8, 12:05 p.m. PT: More details from LimeBike have been added to the story below. If you need a LimeBike in North Seattle today, your best bet ...



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 ...



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 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 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 ...



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 ...



Residents weigh in on Sound Transit light rail extension  Queen Anne and Mangolia News

More than 100 Ballard, Magnolia, Queen Anne and West Seattle residents came to discuss the future possibilities of Sound Transit's ST3 Light Rail project.



Live Blog: Seattle Students to Walk Out of Class to Call for Stricter Gun Laws  TheStranger.com

This morning at 10 am local time, students across Seattle and the nation are walking out of class for 17 minutes—one minute to mark each person murdered in a ...



Are measles a risk at your kid’s school? Explore vaccination-exemption data with our new tool  Seattle Times

Dozens of people are sick with measles after an outbreak in Clark County, Wash. Use our tool to look up vaccination rates in your kids' school.



Parents challenge Seattle school boundary changes  KING5.com

Editor's note: This article has been updated to clarify the position of a parent who threatened legal action against the school district. Plans to change the high ...



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 ...



Seattle high school robotics team brings home world championship by beating 400 other groups  GeekWire

A robotics team from Seattle's Ballard High School accomplished what no program from the Pacific Northwest has ever done. The Viking Robotics team took ...



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 ...



2 Seattle High Schools To Compete In National Jazz Competition  Patch.com

2 Seattle HS To Compete In National Jazz Comp - Seattle, WA - Competition events will take place beginning on Thursday, May 10th and will continue through ...



Steven Boyd Charles  Bainbridge Island Review

Steve Charles (Haida, Tlingit, and Tsimshian tribes) passed away December 7, 2018. Born in Ketchikan, Alaska on December 11, 1960, he grew up in Seattle ...



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” ...



Last-Minute Plans: 99 Free, Cheap & Easy Things To Do in Seattle This Weekend: March 1-3, 2019  TheStranger.com

Panicking because you don't know what to do this weekend and you're short on cash? Don't worry—below, find all of your options for last-minute entertainment ...



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 ...



This entrepreneur went from selling cookie dough to running one of Seattle’s fastest-growing startups  GeekWire

It was a normal day for Cole Morgan. The former collegiate quarterback was making the rounds, visiting different high schools as a salesman for cookie dough ...



Slog PM: Microsoft Tries to Shape up after Discrimination Claims, Notre Dame Interior Mostly Intact (For Now)  TheStranger.com

Microsoft unveils new Employee Advocacy Team: Satya Nadella, Microsoft's CEO, sent a letter to the company today to address recent complaints that Microsoft ...



Community calendar: Norwegian Cultural and Heritage Day, Holi celebration, French Fest, Washington Cask Beer Festival  Seattle Times

A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, March 22-28, 2019.



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 ...



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 ...



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.



Is Seattle ‘dying’? Crime rates tell a different story  The Spokesman-Review

Is Seattle a city in its final throes of life? By now, you've probably watched, or at least heard about, last month's special report “Seattle Is Dying,” produced by ...



WA Supreme Court could take over for "struggling" bar association  KUOW News and Information

The Washington State Bar Association (WSBA) could soon be dissolved or remade amid internal turmoil and possible legal challenges. Washington State Bar ...



Ballard is one of the 14 'coolest hipster neighborhoods' in the U.S. – but is it?  Seattle PI

Travel sites have been known to make some odd pronouncements about Seattle. But the latest one might be a step too far. According to a Trip Advisor, Ballard is ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



'Totally meant to be' Why this Seattle teacher was motivated to serve the Fred Hutch high  Fred Hutch News Service

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



'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.



Snowstorm hits Seattle region as governor declares state of emergency  The Seattle Times

Meteorologists predict 4 to 6 inches of accumulation through Saturday morning, and cold temperatures ensure it'll stick around for days.



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.



Community calendar: Daffodil Festival Parade, Prince exhibit at MoPOP, vintage train rides  The Seattle Times

A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, April 5-11, 2019.



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 ...



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, ...



Former Ballard High student gets nearly 30 years for killing Greenwood man over cellphone  The Seattle Times

Byron White, of Seattle, was sentenced to 28½ years in prison Monday for killing a man to steal his cellphone in February 2014. David L. Peterson, 54, was on ...



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 ...



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 ...



Community calendar: Lunar New Year celebrations, MOHAI’s WWI exhibit, SAM Kids Saturday  Seattle Times

A detailed, categorized calendar of events all over Seattle and Western Washington, Feb. 8-14.



Who am I? Grave exhumed in 40-year mystery of Lynnwood bones  The Daily Herald

A skull was found in January 1978. This month, key developments breathed new life into a cold case.



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.



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 ...



Double feature: Seattle youth film festival NFFTY teams with Oculus to give event a VR boost  GeekWire

Back in 2007, three Seattle teens who grew up with a love for making films decided to help others share their work with a wider audience, creating the National ...



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.



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 ...



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 ...



Stephen Leonard Dyrnes  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 ...



Early Amazon investor Tom Alberg to leave board, 23 years after betting on Jeff Bezos’ little startup  GeekWire

When it started, I don't think Jeff or any of us had any idea of what Amazon would grow to,” Alberg said. “We thought selling books on the internet had some real ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



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.



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 ...



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.



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.



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



Development Update Sept. 14: design meeting for six-story apartment building across from BHS  My Ballard

Several applications and approvals in today's development update, including one notice of a design review board meeting for the site at the corner of NW 65th St ...



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 ...



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 ...



Governor declares state of emergency as storm hits westside  Yakima Herald-Republic

Gov. Jay Inslee has declared a state of emergency throughout Washington in response to the snowstorm. The state military department has activated the state ...



STG Announces HOT JAVA COOL JAZZ 2018  Broadway World

The stage is set for Starbucks 23nd Annual Hot Java Cool Jazz to once again delight Seattle-area jazz fans as the region's top young musicians come together ...



The Top 10 Cinco de Mayo 2017 Events in Seattle  TheStranger.com

The biggest block parties, Mexican restaurant celebrations, cultural gatherings, and more.



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

For one week in February, students at D'lberville High School in Mississippi roamed the hallways before and between classes, greeting fellow students with a ...



2017's best pictures by our photography pros  The Daily Herald

Every year, Herald photographers Dan Bates, Kevin Clark, Ian Terry and Andy Bronson take hundreds of photos. They chose their favorite images taken in 2017 ...



Seattle's Ballard neighborhood through the years  seattlepi.com

Ballard stands as both a bastion of old Seattle and the epitome of new Seattle. There's the Alaskan fishing boats, and the Pacific Northwest's premier industry as ...



3 die after car hits pole on Market St.  My Ballard

Updated: Friends gathered in the rain Sunday evening to pay their respects to three young lives lost in a tragic accident. Spenser Millard, 19, and Kellen Jones ...



New Seattle school boundary maps approved  My Ballard

Just after 11 p.m., the Seattle School Board unanimously approved the new boundary maps assigning which schools Seattle children will attend for years to ...



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 ...



Washington state students hold steady on state tests, making 'little progress'  Seattle Times

Across the state, only seventh-grade students improved from 2016 on the reading tests, and sixth- and seventh-graders improved slightly in math.



Personal property theft is a serious problem in Seattle, and we're not sure how to stop it  The Seattle Times

STEVE O'BRIEN-SUNDGREN was confused. Though he looked in all the usual places at his home in Maple Leaf, he couldn't find his cellphone anywhere.



Fred Couples heads our list of the top 10 male golfers born in Washington  The Seattle Times

Seattle native Fred Couples, a Hall of Famer, ranks No. 1 on the list of male golfers who were born in Washington. Filling out the top 10 isn't an easy...



Recipients Announced for 5th Avenue Awards Honoring High School Musical Theater  Broadway World

It was the most anticipated night of the year by high school theater programs across the state of Washington: The 15th Annual 5th Avenue Awards Honoring High ...



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 ...



Blue Heron School's principal resigns  Port Townsend Leader

The Port Townsend School District is hiring after Blue Heron School's principal announced her resignation April 10, effective at school year's end. “This has been ...



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