Northwest NEWS

December 24, 2001


2002 city budget approved by Woodinville City Council<

*WOODINVILLE The Woodinville City Council adopted the Year 2002 budget at its Dec. 3 regular meeting. The budget was adopted via City Ordinance No. 301 and became effective Dec. 15 for the calendar year beginning January 1, 2002.

Recycle your Christmas tree

*Do you keep your Christmas tree until there are more needles on the floor than on the tree because you are searching for an easy way to dispose of it?

Evergreen Hospital hosts blood drive

*Although the holiday season typically leads to a decrease in blood donations, the demand remains stable. In an effort to combat this annual dilemma, Evergreen Hospital Medical Center will host a Puget Sound Blood Drive on Friday, Dec. 28, from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

TEST DRIVE - 2001 Passat GLS 1.8T Sedan

*>/td>Volkswagen has a long tradition of producing people-friendly vehicles. I recently drove the 2001 Passat GLX wagon and the 2001 Passat GLS 1.81T sedan.

Carnation Police Beat

*Sept. 30 At about 11:30 p.m., officers spotted two juveniles in the alley behind a house that was being used to host a juvenile drinking party.