Northwest NEWS

January 22, 2001

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Safeway grand opening attracts huge crowds

*Duvall Safeway Store Manager Joel Calvert (r) and Mayor Glen Kuntz cut the ribbon at the store's grand opening last week.

Duvall Postmaster Bob Westfall retires

*DUVALL - When Bob Westfall signed on as Duvall's postmaster in 1993, his mail delivering days were supposed to be over. But that was before the town's population took off. The recent rapid growth, combined with a hiring crunch, has left the small post office chronically short of staff.

Crime scene blood may hold clues to Woodinville homicide

*WOODINVILLE The brutal attack that ended the life of forty-year-old real estate agent Mike Emert on Jan. 4 took place in the upstairs exercise room of a Woodinville home in the 19500 block of 157th Place Northeast.