Stories tagged: Redmond
Sat., Sept. 8, 2018, 12:41 p.m.
A Cirque du Soleil performance in Washington state ended abruptly when a hose on a hydraulic system broke and sprayed audience members with what the theatrical company says was vegetable-based …
Fri., Aug. 31, 2018, 12:44 p.m.
The U.S. Department of Justice has charged a Redmond, Washington, CEO with visa fraud.
Sat., June 23, 2018, 10:15 a.m.
Five Redmond police detectives have been placed on administrative leave after the shooting death of a man at a Safeway gas station in Kirkland last week.
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 11:28 a.m.
Microsoft is overhauling its longtime headquarters with an 18-building construction project that will make room for another 8,000 workers.
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 5, 2017, 10:22 p.m.
The International Insight Meditation Center of Oregon is a quiet, peaceful retreat center located on 12.5 acres off state Highway 126. The center is open for daytime use and hosted …
UPDATED: Tue., July 25, 2017, 11:57 a.m.
The end is near for Microsoft Paint. The simple graphics application that has been included with Windows for more than 30 years could be phased out of future versions of …
Thu., April 13, 2017, 9:45 a.m.
Microsoft has struck a deal with Washington state’s largest energy utility allowing the software giant to buy its own power on the open market.
Wed., April 12, 2017, 12:56 p.m.
Drive along the Pilot Butte Canal in Redmond in the spring and you’ll see ground squirrels scurry frantically back and forth across the road. Chubby rock chucks sprint from rock …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 8:37 a.m.
Microsoft’s venture capital arm has joined a $4.6 million investment round in Pickit, a Swedish software startup that builds a tool that curates images for use in documents.
Sun., Feb. 26, 2017, 8:46 p.m.
State wildlife researchers have stepped up efforts to protect the safety of animals they study after a Redmond man killed a cougar in a trap and tried to pass it …
Thu., Feb. 23, 2017, 9:44 a.m.
Police say a Central Oregon woman suffered a small bump when a stray bullet crashed into her home and bounced off her head.
Sun., Jan. 1, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Police are investigating after a man was shot and killed at a large New Year’s Eve party at an apartment complex in Redmond.
Sat., Nov. 19, 2016, 7:35 a.m.
At Microsoft, about one of every four employees is female. The latest data on the diversity of the Redmond software giant’s workforce, released this week, showed a second consecutive annual …
Tue., Nov. 1, 2016, 4:24 p.m.
Sen. Andy Hill, the key budget writer for the Washington state Senate, has died of lung cancer. He was 54.
Thu., April 21, 2016, 9:20 a.m.
A Redmond, Washington, company has won a $67 million contract with NASA to build a propulsion system that will help explore deep space and Mars.
Wed., Nov. 13, 2013
Football games on television continue to haunt former Whitworth University great Michael Allan. The worst comes when he sees players he tested against in the 2007 NFL scouting combine or …
Sat., Sept. 28, 2013, 4:16 p.m.
A Redmond man tried to kill his 4-year-old son with heroin on the day his divorce was supposed to be finalized, court documents say.
Fri., April 27, 2012
The filing deadline is still a couple of weeks away, but candidates barked at each other Thursday night in their bid to become the state’s top watchdog. State Rep. Mark …
Tue., May 10, 2011
Spokane’s Kimmel Athletic Supply has acquired a Redmond, Wash., sports gear firm and will use that location for its West Side base, company president Bill Davis said. The company has …