Northwest NEWS

August 3, 1998

Valley Special

Duvall City Council news

 Among the council there was some discussion about the problem of double taxing--an owner paying taxes for years on his property, then subdividing and building and paying taxes again on the new property.

Valley Calendar

 Meetings, meetings, meetings

Sno-Valley Seniors

 Have you seen the Bremerton Naval Undersea Museum? Refer to the Saturday, Aug. 8 entry.

Fish and farmers gain by Council's decision

 Another step was made last week to protect Puget Sound salmon, as the Metropolitan King County Council voted to allow limited excavation and dredging in roadside and agricultural ditches that feed into salmon-bearing streams.

Duvall receives waste management grant

 The city of Duvall is one of 20 cities in King County which have received grant money from the Washington State Department of Ecology to support innovative waste reduction and recycling programs throughout the county. How much money will Duvall receive? Read on.

Around the Valley

 Upcoming events around the valley