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• The Bothell Sons of Norway Lodge recently announced the Ray Berg Memorial Scholarship recipients for 2008:

  • Jun 2, 2008

Wacker scores Fulbright award

Bothell’s Russell Wacker, a University of Puget Sound graduating senior, has earned the prestigious Fulbright award for the 2008–09 academic year. The Fulbright is the U.S. Department of State’s premier scholarship program. The full grant covers round-trip transportation, language or orientation courses, tuition, book and research allowances, maintenance funds and supplemental health and accident insurance for the academic year, which for Wacker will be in Niedersachen, Germany.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Students Sami Stratis

Electric vehicles create buzz in Kenmore

Members of the Seattle Electric Vehicle Association (SEVA) paid a visit to Kenmore Junior High May 22 to help locals plug into the idea of clean transportation.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Students Sami Stratis
Bothell native Joe Lia wrote and directed “Sweet Thing

Two Bothell High grads make their mark at SIFF

Bothell native Joe Lia was sure he wanted to be a filmmaker after shooting his first movie for a Skyview Junior High video-production class.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Bothell native Joe Lia wrote and directed “Sweet Thing
Harbormaster Lewis Harder

A greener shade of red

Environmentalist Republicans.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Harbormaster Lewis Harder

Chamber of Commerce set for open house U.S. Census Bureau

The Greater Bothell Chamber of Commerce will host its fifth annual open house from 5-7:30 p.m. June 11 at the Monte Villa Farmhouse (3300 Monte Villa Parkway, Bothell). The event will include a limited number of exhibit tables, as well as several food and drink tables. The cost is $150 per table. To reserve a space, contact Brittany Beck at brittany@bothellchamber.com or (425) 485-4353.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Inslee to host career-exploration event

Area youths have an opportunity to hear from KING 5 Meteorologist Shannon O’Donnell and learn about careers in science, finance, public service, law enforcement, health care and other fields at an event hosted by U.S. Rep. Jay Inslee at the University of Washington, Bothell at 1:15 p.m. May 31.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Bastyr University clinic gets LEED certified

Bastyr University’s Center for Natural Health in Seattle has become the first natural health clinic in the region to receive Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for compliance with high environmental standards with its commercial interior.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Cutuli receives first place in Holocaust art contest

Allison Cutuli, a 10th-grader at Seattle Prep has been awarded first place in the annual Jacob Friedman Holocaust Writing and Art Contest sponsored by the Washington State Holocaust Education Resource Center. The topic of the contest this year was: “What can we learn from Holocaust survivors?”

  • Jun 2, 2008

Clark injured in car wreck, community lending support

Family, local residents and the Girl Scout community are rallying around Bothell resident Kelly Clark, who was critically injured in a car accident May 19.

Physician pleads guilty to unlawful possession of controlled substance

Doctor Lawrence L. Parris of Bothell, a board-certified Washington physician, appeared May 28 in federal district court in Seattle and entered a guilty plea to… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2008

School district bows to public pressure

The Northshore School District says it will no longer ask taxpayers to reimburse principals and administrators for the purchase of personal technology equipment.

  • Jun 2, 2008

POLICE BLOTTER

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  • Jun 2, 2008
Bothell Sons of Norway member Sue Waldrop browses a stamp collection while sitting with a trunk load of used stamps that her club will eventually send to Norway to provide funding for tuberculosis research and assisting handicapped children.

Sons of Norway collects stamps for a cause

Stamps have a new value, and it has nothing to do with a rate increase from the postal service.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Bothell Sons of Norway member Sue Waldrop browses a stamp collection while sitting with a trunk load of used stamps that her club will eventually send to Norway to provide funding for tuberculosis research and assisting handicapped children.

Old radio days take center stage

Curtain Call Theatre will present “The Golden Age of Radio” April 11, 13, 18, 20, 24 and 25 at the Northshore Senior Center, 10201 E. Riverside Drive, Bothell. Times are 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 8 p.m. Fridays and 4:30 p.m. Sundays.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Northshore nurses and parents discuss their concerns about the Northshore School District’s proposal to reduce its number of full-time school nurses during a meeting at the Northshore Education Association office in Kenmore. Pictured are

School district to unveil its revised budget plan

The Northshore School District is expected to announce a new set of budget-reduction measures at its April 22 School Board meeting.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Northshore nurses and parents discuss their concerns about the Northshore School District’s proposal to reduce its number of full-time school nurses during a meeting at the Northshore Education Association office in Kenmore. Pictured are
Kenmore City Council voted against building a sports field at Wallace Swamp Creek Park. Environmental groups are pleased with the decision

Wallace Swamp Creek sports-field plan strikes out

The Kenmore City Council voted April 7 to end plans for building a sports field at Wallace Swamp Creek Park.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Kenmore City Council voted against building a sports field at Wallace Swamp Creek Park. Environmental groups are pleased with the decision
Bothell High students (from left to right) Amanda Nichols

Fighting human trafficking

Bothell High played host to 200 students from 20 different schools during an April 22 forum aimed at confronting human trafficking.

  • Jun 2, 2008
Bothell High students (from left to right) Amanda Nichols

School District proposes new budget-cut plan

The Northshore School District has announced an alternative plan for reducing its expenditures by $700,000 in lieu of closing Woodin Elementary next year.

  • Jun 2, 2008

Swimmers rescued from Kenmore pool

Three members of the Seattle Synchronized Swim Team between the ages of 11 and 14 passed out during a practice at Kenmore’s Carol Ann Wald Memorial Pool April 21.

  • Jun 2, 2008