FEBRUARY 24, 1997

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Oscar Roloff: Richard McCloskey--a knowledgeable character

Oscar Roloff Though Richard McCloskey has since crossed the Great Divide, I'll never forget him. He had a unique sense of humor. One day, his Seattle paper didn't arrive. He walked one mile to Bothell and bought a new one.

Troop 909 'threepeats' at Derby

Klondike Derby For the third year in a row, Boy Scout Troop 909's Raccoon Patrol took top honors at the Northlakes District Klondike Derby at the Ensign Ranch in eastern Washington.

Scouts head for snow

snow outing The first snow outing of the new year for Boy Scout Troop 420 was a trip to Paradise on Mt. Rainier. Because igloos are warmer than tents when the temperature falls to zero, the boys built one igloo for every four boys on the trip.

Wedding: Mandel - Northcutt

Mandel-Northcutt Marla Andrea Mandel and Todd Oliver Northcutt were married Dec. 29, 1996 at the Hollywood Schoolhouse. Their wedding took place at the height of last year's post-Christmas snowstorm.

Group adopts street

Neighbor Appreciation Day Rose Greenwood (left) helps son Jonathon, both of Woodinville, as he sweeps. They and other members of the Scientology Environmental Task Force have been active in projects designed to beautify the community and help keep it clean.