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Articles from the November 5, 2009 edition

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 By Kristin Ching, Naval Station Everett Public Affairs    News    November 5, 2009

Navy Child Development Center gets extension

Children of military families will wield shovels tomorrow at a groundbreaking ceremony for an extension of the Naval Station Everett Child Development Center (CDC) held at 2:30 p.m. on the base. This is the first project in the Northwest to be...

 
 Entertainment    November 5, 2009

Beautiful Me

Seattle Theatre Group (STG) presents Beautiful Me by internationally renown South African choreographer and dancer Gregory Maqoma/Vuyani Dance Theatre on Friday, November 13 and Saturday, November 14 at 8:00pm at Falls Theatre at ACT. In Beautiful...

 
 Entertainment    November 5, 2009

Annual production of A Christmas Carol

The holidays are upon us! And so is ACT’s 34th Annual production of A Christmas Carol, November 27-December 27. Kurt Beattie returns to the role of Scrooge – the first time in more than 10 years! Alternating in the role is R. Hamilton Wright....

 
 By Laura Snyder    Columns    November 5, 2009

Video Game Virus

A warning to new parents: Once you allow the video game virus to enter your house, it will never, ever leave. In fact, it will become the main focus of your household, from dad to the youngest child, for the rest of your days. If you are a non-vidiot...

 
 By Murray Press Office    News    November 5, 2009

Whatcom County Law Enforcement Funding Passes Full Senate

Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) announced that the $800,000 she included in a 2010 spending bill for Whatcom County law enforcement has passed the full Senate. The bill includes $500,000 to support Whatcom County prosecutions, $200,000 to...

 
 News    November 5, 2009

Senator Murray, Representatives Yarmuth, Polis Introduce Landmark Federal Literacy Bill

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), and Representatives John Yarmuth (D-KY 3rd) and Jared Polis (D-CO 2nd) announced they would introduce major legislation to fund comprehensive literacy programs in states across the...

 
 News    November 5, 2009

All November H1N1 clinics cancelled

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash. – Local health officials have cancelled all mass vaccination clinics scheduled for Saturdays in November. Instead, limited supplies of vaccine will be directed to Snohomish County medical providers whose patients are at...

 
 By Murray Press Office    News    November 5, 2009

Pacific Salmon Restoration Program Included by Murray Passes Full Senate

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA), a senior member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, announced that the $80 million she included for the Pacific Coastal Salmon Recovery Fund (PCSRF) in the fiscal year 2010 Senate...

 
 By Murray Press Office    News    November 5, 2009

Northwest Straits Conservation Funding Passes Full Senate

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) announced that the $1.6 million she included in a 2010 spending bill for the Northwest Straits Marine Conservation Initiative has passed the full Senate. The funding will help protect...

 
 News    November 5, 2009

Murray Applauds Passage of Homebuyer’s Tax Credit, Unemployment Benefits Extension

(Washington, D.C.) – Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray applauded the passage of the Worker, Homeownership, and Business Assistance Act of 2009. The bill, which Murray co-sponsored, passed the full Senate today by a vote of 98-0. “Working families...

 
 By John Flood, Lieutenant [on Duty Pio] (425) 339-5700 Pager    News    November 5, 2009

MISSING HIKER

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office received a report of an overdue hiker on November 03, 2009 at 12:29 AM. The hiker is 59 year old Gregory Keller of Seattle and he was reported missing by his...

 
 By Meghan Soptich Pembroke, Wsdot Communications    News    November 5, 2009

Local officials and the community help dedicate the SR 529 Yellow Ribbon Highway in Everett

EVERETT – Drivers on State Route 529 today will notice new signs designating the corridor as the “Yellow Ribbon Highway.” WSDOT joined elected officials, Naval Station Everett and community members this morning to officially dedicate the...

 
 By Chris Thomas    News    November 5, 2009

House Health Care Vote: In WA, Who's on Board?

Today is a "Day of Action" for union members around the country to push for U.S. House approval of HR 3962, the "Affordable Health Care for America Act." The House version of health care reform may come up for a vote as early as Friday. A spokesman...

 
 News    November 5, 2009

Get the Jump on Winter Storms!

Everett, WA – Snohomish County Public Utility District reminds customers about several things they can do this fall to be better prepared in case Mother Nature strikes in the coming months. Create an Emergency Kit A simple emergency kit can help...

 
 News    November 5, 2009

Funding for Washington State Meth Prevention Passes Full Senate

(Washington D.C.) – Today, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) announced that the $2.2 million she included in a 2010 spending bill for Washington state’s methamphetamine prevention has passed the full Senate. The bill provides $900,000 for the...