Northwest NEWS

February 5, 2001

Front Page

County proposes widening of NE Novelty Hill Road

*Taxpayers may have to pay the majority of the $43 million cost of widening NE Novelty Hill Road, with the remainder coming from mitigation fees, King County Road Services Division officials said at a Jan. 23 open house on the proposal.

Will Evergreen opt out of Medic One system?

*Not many know that Medic One units in northeast King County are manned by Evergreen Hospital Medical Center employees.

The better to see them with

*Carnation Elementary Safety Patrol members Chad Soptich (l) and Josh Stark wear new reflective vests and carry brighter orange flags as part of the Washington Traffic Safety Commission's effort to make young school crossing guards more visible to motorists.