Northwest NEWS

July 26, 1999

Front Page

Gas leak on 228th SE causes evacuation

gas leakA six-inch natural gas main broken by a private contractor's track-hoe led to evacuation of local homes for almost 10 hours last Thursday, July 22, at about 10 a.m.

Lemonade stand benefits foundation

lemonade standFive Wellington Elementary students set up a lemonade stand in their Woodinville Heights neighborhood. But instead of pocketing the proceeds for themselves, the girls are putting the money toward a good cause.

Level-three sex offender released to Northshore

sex offenderThomas W. Irby will move from Twin Rivers Correctional Facility in Monroe to the 12800 block of NE 199th St. in Bothell on July 26. Irby was convicted for the attempted rape of a female real estate agent in November 1990.

'Oklahoma!' by WHS, 'Bell, Book and Candle' by WRT

local theatreThe Woodinville High School drama department will perform Oklahoma! on July 30 and 31, and Bell, Book and Candle will be performed by the Woodinville Repertory Theatre at Leota Jr. High in August.