Northwest NEWS

October 18, 1999


Precious gift is a new lease on life for Kingsgate man

organ transplantWhen Andrew Pierce was five, he had strep throat. He was given medication and the infection went away after awhile. Forty years later, Pierce's kidneys suddenly shut down and he was immediately put on dialysis.

Scouts help at 'Race for the Cure'

Girl ScoutsJunior Girl Scout Troop #1726 from Woodmoor Elementary School lent a hand at the "Race for the Cure" event in Seattle on Sept. 12.