August 17, 1998
Man robs Kingsgate bank
A man who the FBI says is responsible for four other local bank robberies, hit the Kingsgate Washington Mutual last Thursday afternoon.
Shots fired, cars damaged
Two vehicles, parked at two different addresses, sustained over a $1,000 in damage from what's believed to have been "bird" shot fired from a 12-gauge shotgun.
A 30-year-old Tacoma man was arrested for fourth-degree assault after a scuffle at an electronics store in the 15500 block of Wood-Red Rd. with a co-worker. The victim claims he was mortally threatened, hit from behind and tackled to the ground while the suspect maintains it was a mutual wrestling match that the victim started by banging his (the suspect's) phone on his desk.
City approves six-year capital plan
There are eleven "first priority" projects which received funding.
Yoga for moms and moms-to-be
Evergreen Hospital will offer two yoga programs for new moms and moms-to-be in September.
Sexually-oriented business legislation, burn bans and accidents...read all about it.
Baskin-Robbins bandit turns himself in, again
A 27-year-old Kirkland man police say robbed the Woodinville Baskin-Robbins twice turned himself in, again.
City set to begin enforcing sign code
Starting in mid to late August, the City of Woodinville will being sending out letters to property owners with illegal signs.
Tomorrow's tuition at today's prices
Washington State is now prepared to make college education a little more affordable for Washington State children. This fall, the state will introduce a program that allows parents to pre-pay their children's future education at today's rate by purchasing tuition units in advance of their attendance. Read all about it.
County approves LakePointe
LakePointe will be similar to Carillon Point in Kirkland. Plans call for over 200,000 square-feet of office space, 440,000 square-feet of retail and commercial space, including cinemas and a hotel, 1,200 residential dwelling units, a 53-slip boat marina and 4,464 parking spaces.
Evergreen State Fair opens
The Evergreen State Fair rolls into Monroe from Aug. 27--Sept. 7 at the Evergreen Fairgrounds. Learn about some of the highlights.
Hummel - Hunter
Mall Madness, Magic Mystery Trip in Bothell
Read all about this mall trip for teens. You're going to like it.
BCC continues program at Cedarcrest
Continuing education computer classes offered at Cedarcrest High School this last spring were so well received the schedule has been expanded to include other areas of learning.
Discount carnival tickets on sale
Tickets for the Evergreen State Fair's amusement carnival can be purchased at prices up to 50 percent off regular weekend rates.
Garland Edward "Gem" McGrew, Sr.