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Bear Creek restoration could improve salmon spawning habitat

Bear Creek restoration from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Seattle District
No bears wander through Bear Creek today, but fish do. The creek produces the greatest number of sockeye salmon in the Sammamish basin.

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People want to use all of Cottage Lake Park

Cottage Lake Park After years of fiddling and fuming, the Army Corps of Engineers finally has a plan from the King County Parks Department on the future usage of Cottage Lake Park.

Maximum public access to public lakefronts

public lakefronts For the record, and before my critics commence their "aha's," I do not advocate domestic pets in public parks, especially waterfront parks.

Impressed by Backlund

Backlund impresses In reference to a letter recently published in the Woodinville Weekly (Sept. 23, 1996), Maxine Keesling is appalled by the anti-Backlund hit mailing.

Questions for the 'Taxpayer's Watchdog'

Taxpayer's Watchdog I recently was reviewing documents from the Fire District and discovered an interesting fact. Commissioner David Callon, "The Taxpayer's Watchdog," made a motion to have Snure Law Offices attend all meetings of the Fire District.

County residents show commitment to recycling

recycling commitment The King County Solid Waste Division wishes to thank the residents of Bothell and the north portion of King County for their participation in the Special Recycling Event which was held at Bothell High School on Sept. 21.

Candidates exaggerate contributions to resolving issues

contributions exaggerated Incumbent Republican legislative candidates for the 39th and 44th Districts greatly exaggerate their contributions to resolving the toll road issue.

Accident witnesses sought

witnesses sought On Wednesday, Oct. 2, at approximately 4:50 p.m., at the intersection of Woodinville-Duvall Rd. and 156th Ave. NE, across from AM/PM, a 1985 blue Ford Tempo was struck by a 1990 Ford 4x4.

Legislators condonining 'murder at breakneck speed'

murder condoned? I want to ask a volatile question. Why do legislators across America condone murder at breakneck speed?

Thanks for a successful benefit

successful benefit We would like to thank everyone who participated in the Matt Hone Benefit.

A birthday poem

birthday poem It's October third. My birthday's today.
Do you know what I have to say?