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Inglemoor grads climb 12 mountains in 30 days

  • Written by Emily Hamann

Zeos Greene was at school in Minnesota when he got a call from his high school friend Daniel Briggs.

“He just told me, ‘Do you wanna climb 12 volcanoes over the summer?’” Greene said. “I was like, ‘Yep.’”

In June, Briggs, Greene and their friends Logan Heine and Chris Dymek set out in their cars loaded with food and climbing gear and spent 30 days climbing 12 of the Cascades’ most notable volcanoes. They met up with their friend Kyle McCrohan for the last two. He couldn’t get out of work for the whole journey.

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Radio Duvall 103.1 informational meeting

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

Radio Duvall is having an informational meeting open to the public on Thursday, Sept. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Duvall Fire Station. Everyone is welcome to attend. The purpose of the meeting is to provide a short history of the station, explain the current status, share plans for the future and ask for support from the community.

Radio Duvall is at an important decision-making point about its future and needs the community’s input. Anyone who wants to support the station or who has an interest in having a radio station in Duvall should attend this meeting.

A current immediate need is someone to oversee fundraising and underwriting activities. If you or someone you know is interested in this position, please come to the meeting or call the station at 425-788-5734 and leave a message.

Alexa’s Cafe celebrates 20th anniversary

  • Written by Emily Hamann

Before it was Alexa’s Cafe, it was a five and dime run by Beverly and David Johns. Their kids spent a lot of time in the store, including their daughter — the future Senator Patty Murray.

When the building became available in 1995, Leigh Henderson built her cafe there, and it too joined the pages of Bothell history.

In September, Alexa’s Cafe will celebrate its 20th anniversary. On Sept. 9 there will be a party at Alexa’s at 4 p.m., with food and live music.

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John Howie’s Beardslee Public House opens in Bothell

  • Written by Emily Hamann

Years in the making, and after months of delay, it is finally here: John Howie’s Beardslee Public House opened in Bothell last week. After all the buzz about the building, the food and the spirits, guests will get to try it for the first time.
The restaurant, at 19116 112th Ave. NE., is right off I-405 and just a stone’s throw away from the University of Washington Bothell campus.

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WHS student plans summer activities for students with special needs

  • Written by Emily Hamann

Trips to the movies, hanging out in the park, getting ice cream. Those are the kind of activities that seem to erupt, almost spontaneously, among most young adult friends in the summertime.

For some people, however, those kinds of trips take a lot of planning. This summer, Woodinville High School student Emily Gerhardt has been organizing get-togethers for special needs students in the Northshore School District.

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