Northwest NEWS

July 17, 2000

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All creatures great and gargantuan

tortoises & turtlesBonnie, Clyde, and Big Bertha are African spurred tortoises. With shells nearly two feet wide, these giants can tip the scales up to as much as 100 pounds. The tortoises live with Jerry Novak and his wife, Elizabeth, in Kenmore.

Cedarcrest weightlifter qualifies for Junior Olympics

weightlifterWeightlifting. For many athletes, it is a means to improve their performance in other sports. For Colin Guthrie, it is that means, and it is also a competitive sport in which he excels.

Chris Loutsis was always willing to help others

Chris LoutsisChris Loutsis was a very giving person, always willing to help others. He died July 11 at Overlake Hospital after a long battle with cancer.