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Local News

New staff members join newspapers

new newspaper staff Andrew Walgamott, a December 1994 graduate in English from Washington State University and a 1990 graduate of Woodinville High School, has joined the reporting staff at the Woodinville Weekly, the Northlake News, and the Valley View. He will assume the position of senior staff reporter Jeff Switzer, who is leaving after a year and a half in the position.
   Walgamott began writing features for the newspapers in July 1996. His responsibilities will include Woodinville and Bothell city business, crime, features, photos, business news, legislative news, community issues, and events.
   Also joining the staff are Madeline Moore, along with the returning Al Hooper. Moore is taking over the prep and local sports beat, and Hooper will be covering the Woodinville fire district.