Northwest NEWS

January 4, 1999

Front Page

Y2K: risks & solutions

Y2KWith only 51 weeks left before the turn of the century, Y2K (the year 2000) is one of the primary concerns facing the world this year.

Northshore family welcomes first baby of 1999

first babyBranigan James Given wasn't in any great hurry to enter this world, but he did make it in time to be the first Woodinville baby born in 1999 at Evergreen Hospital.

Navigating around the waters

floodingHeavy rain last week, coupled with a high freezing level in the Cascades, caused the Snoqualmie and Tolt Rivers to go over their banks for the fourth time in the last two months.

Report: Disneyland worker misjudged speed of ride

accidentAn accident at Disneyland that killed a Duvall man and injured his wife was caused when a dock worker secured a line to a cleat of a ship that was moving too fast, a report said last week.