December 21, 1998
Cottage Lake 'drug house' to be leveled
People living at a condemned mobile home were given three days to move their gear out by King County officials who say the structure will be taken down because of longstanding code violations.
Man freed; county unspecific if still considered suspect from Woodinville robbery and sexual assault
Last week, police freed a 31-year-old Bellevue man they had arrested as a suspect in a Woodinville armed robbery and sexual assault from Dec. 8 while investigators continue to search for evidence that links him to the scene, or clears him of suspicion.
City: require 'stringent' measures on pipeline
The Woodinville City Council called on state officials to "require the most stringent mitigations, standards, and inspections neccesary to protect the environment" if a proposed petroleum pipeline is built.
Council approves '99 budget
The Woodinville City Council passed a $25.7 million budget for 1999 early last week that squirrels away more money for a city hall/civic center, hires more employees, and holds the line on property tax rates.
Snow, cold temps hit area
Snow and cold temperatures hit Northshore and the Lower Snoqualmie Valley last weekend, and are expected to continue early this week.
LakePointe hearing calls for document approval
The appeal of the LakePointe project filed by Kenmore resident Dan Olsen focusing on traffic impacts was partially granted in finds released last week.
Money from trees will go back to parks
A grove of tall trees in Kingsgate that had become hazardous will be cut down, but proceeds from their sale will benefit local parks.
SR-522 would be widened under governor's budget
Widening State Route 522 is a top priority under Gov. Gary Locke's proposed $2.9 billion, two-year transportation budget.