Northwest NEWS

July 16, 2001


Community college tuition to increase by 6.2 percent

*The rate for full-time resident students at most community colleges will increase from $547 per quarter to $581 per quarter.

YWCA School Days

*Many homeless and low-income children dread the beginning of school. They feel embarrassed and scared about returning to school in old clothes or hand-me-downs without the necessary notebooks, pencils, and other school supplies.o

WHS student wins at national FBLA competition

*James Dooley, a junior at Woodinville High School, took part in the Future Business Leaders of America (FBLA) National Conference in Orlando, Fla June 26-July 3.

Eastside Fire and Rescue awards scholarships to local students

*Eastside Fire and Rescue awarded $3,000 worth of scholarships to graduating seniors at six local high schools.