Northwest NEWS

October 14, 2002


ElderFriends in need

*Kiersten Seeger Ware decided to start an adopt-a-grandparent program after moving to the Seattle area seven years ago.

Taming of the PC and Mac

*The class ended 10 minutes ago but the students show no inclination toward leaving.

Public Health issues 2002-2003 flu recommendations

*Recently, Public Health - Seattle & King County launched its 2002-3 "flu" (influenza) webpages with information on flu shots, vaccine availablity, Public Health's influenza surveillance, and recommendations for the general public, especially populations at high-risk of flu complications.

Moms and kids add tree to park

*On Oct. 9, a group of about 20 moms and kids braved the threat of rain and planted a new apple tree that they had purchased for McCormick Park in Duvall.

TEST DRIVE - 2003 Saturn Wagon LW 300

*There is nothing like a drive over Highway 2 to Wenatchee and back this time of year to see the fall colors in the mountains. It is beautiful.