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Ten acres in Black Diamond to be used for state trail system

Originally published in the Voice of the Valley, September 22, 1976

Representative Frances North of North Bend says the purchase of ten acres in the town of Black Diamond’s Green River watershed has been approved by separate state agencies that administer funds for the State Parks and Recreation Commission. 110 more words


Coal found north of Enumclaw in Krain

Originally published in the Enumclaw Courier, September 22, 1911

A sixteen-foot vein of coal has been found by Anton Gortz on his place north of town. 118 more words


The Reichstag and other Monuments Diary

The Brandenburg Gate

On my way to the Reichstag, I stopped to admire the Brandenburg Gate. I noticed the Dunkin Donuts and Starbucks on the Unter der Linden near the monument in what had once been East Berlin. 1,491 more words


Man who is accused of destroying $800 worth of copper fittings for junk is bound over

Originally published in the Seattle Post-Intelligencer, September 22, 1900

John Leski, a Hungarian, who was, last week, detected in an attempt to dispose of a large amount of copper and brass originally composing a part of a steam exhaust pipe, was given a preliminary hearing before… 106 more words


Bologna the Learned

Bologna is called “The Learned” because it was in Bologna that the very first University was founded way back in 1088; that’s 930 years ago! 290 more words


Plans for hatchery stepped up

Originally published in the Voice of the Valley, September 19, 1979

Further plans regarding the expansion of salmon rearing facilities at the Seattle Water Department Park on the Cedar River near Landsburg have been announced by the State Department of Fisheries. 789 more words


Tourist Towns

The shopping centre has been dead for years yet remember when it was a bustling place too. The shops moved in off the high street and took over the great glass fronted units all inside the mock Tudor monstrosity, so the public didn’t have to ruin their hair or get their cunts wet moving the few yards between shops on a sad, slow, sexless Saturday afternoon. 764 more words