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Community network awards grants for family health and safety

grants awarded The Board of the Northshore/Shoreline Community Network approved grants last month totaling $60,000 for six projects supporting healthy, safe communities.

Backlund earns party leadership role

party leadership Rep. Bill Backlund of the 45th District has been appointed vice chairman of the House Republican caucus by House Speaker Clyde Ballard.

More public hearings set on Public-Private Initiatives

toll roads Citizens will have another chance to voice their opinions on a proposed Washington Administrative Code (WAC) rule relating to the Washington State Department of Transportation's Public Private Initiatives in Transportation program.

Woodinville Civic Center Committee sets public hearing Jan. 9

Civic Center A public meeting on Jan. 9 will be the last opportunity for residents living in the Woodinville 98072 zip code to comment on a civic center proposed for the Sorenson School site.

Hazardous Wastemobile at Lake Forest Park

Wastemobile The King County Solid Waste Division's traveling Household Hazardous Wastemobile will visit Lake Forest Park for a two-week period beginning Jan. 4.

Otis: Home at last

lost dog Santa Claus came early for the McLaughlin family of Spokane. Their Christmas wish was granted with the safe return of their dog, Otis.

News from the Metro/King County Council

county council The last two weeks of 1995 have kept the council extremely busy completing the annual update to the Comprehensive Plan. Several amendments were passed which impact District 3 in particular.

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