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  1. Ballard Crime Watch: Bus stop goon punches manRead the original story

    Wednesday | Ballard News-Tribune

    On Feb. 10, Seattle police officers responded to an assault at the 5400 block of Leary Avenue Northwest. Officers found a man with a bloody nose and a swollen face.

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  2. At Large in Ballard: HomesteadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last spring a local writer asked if there was a space in Ballard similar to Hugo House; a writer's center on Capitol Hill that provides classes, workshops and overall support for writers. She also said, "If nothing exists, then maybe we can talk about creating such a thing?" She has powerful ideas.

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  3. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2011 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Deadline for receiving items for Calendar is Noon Friday for the following week's Tribune. Events are published based on timeliness and space availability.

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  4. Murray, Godden announce Paid Parental Leave program for City of Seattle EmployeesRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today, Mayor Ed Murray and Councilmember Jean Godden announced a new paid parental leave benefit for City of Seattle employees. Murray and Godden will introduce legislation that will provide employees access to four weeks per year of paid parental leave for the birth, adoption or foster placement of a minor child or children.

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  5. Police on watch for man in golden van after child luring attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle police are on the lookout for a man driving a gold colored van after the driver reportedly posed as a school transportation official and tried to convince a mother to let her child ride with him. According to Seattle Police, dispatchers received a 911 call around 8:20 a.m. from a woman in Magnolia who said a man posed as a school transportation official in order to give her child a ride to school.

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  6. It's time to stop walking and start running to complete the Burke-Gilman TrailRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Burke-Gilman Trail is the crown jewel of our regional trail system. Every day, thousands of people walk, run, bike and inline skate this multi-use trail connecting Bothell to Golden Gardens-well, everywhere on the trail except in one notable place.

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  7. Neighbors invited to University District 'Find It, Fix It' Community WalkRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Mayor Ed Murray's 'Find It, Fix It' Community Walks, focused on Seattle crime hotspots, are starting again in 2015. This first walk of the year will be held in Seattle's University District on Saturday, Feb. 21 beginning at 11 a.m. At the walk, community leaders and residents, police, and city officials will gather together to identify physical disorder and solve it.

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  8. New activities offered at Ballard Boy's and Girl's ClubRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | Ballard News-Tribune

    This Spring will offer many new activities at the Ballard Boy's and Girl's Club. For more information visit .

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  9. UW Medicine and local therapy groups open new medical facility in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The University of Washington opened their new UW Neighborhood Clinic location on February 2 at Leary Way in Ballard . In addition, The Sports Medicine Clinic and its physical therapy division, Advanced Manual Therapy, opened new clinics in the building.

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  10. At Large in Ballard: Find your inner PixieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 11 | Ballard News-Tribune

    I overheard those words at Sunset Hill Green Market and immediately looked around. I'm not sure I'd heard anyone speak those words before.

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  11. Ballard's first recreational cannabis store now serving North SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 9 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Herbs House is Ballard's first recreational cannabis shop, and they held their grand opening over the weekend. At noon on Saturday Feb. 7, Ballardites were not thronging the store waiting to get in like at the opening of Seattle's fist recreational pot shop last year, but there was a solid showing of people eager to have a look at the new shop and take home a few treats.

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  12. Ballardites weigh in on SPD body camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    At the end of 2014 Seattle Police department announced they will be conducting a yearlong pilot study to test body cameras worn by officers. A dozen East Precinct officers wear the cameras, and what the study finds could set the standard for camera use.

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  13. Hamilton International School students visit Kohl-Welles at the CapitolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Eighth grade students from Seattle's Hamilton International School toured the state Capitol on Feb. 2 as guests of Sen. Jeanne Kohl-Welles, D-Belltown, Sen. David Frockt, D-Seattle, Sen. Jamie Pedersen, D-Seattle, Rep. Jessyn Farrell, D-Seattle, Rep. Gael Tarleton, D-Seattle and Rep. Brady Walkinshaw, D-Seattle. "It is always great to meet young people who are excited to learn about civic engagement and our state's political process," said Kohl-Welles.

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  14. Man rescued after being trapped headfirst for 18 hoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Update: Feb. 4, 4:51 p.m. Kyle Moore with Seattle Fire Department told the Ballard News-Tribune that once the man was out from the container he said very little about why or how he managed to lodge himself in the space. The man sustained no visible injuries.

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  15. At Large in Ballard: The New Old Ballard - Spelled Like PeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | Ballard News-Tribune

    "Those folks are all gone," a friend still working with the Nordic Heritage Museum's Oral History project told me recently. Evidently "Voices of Ballard: Immigrant Stories from the Vanishing Generation" was aptly titled.

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  16. Community invited to check out Seattle's newest and most sustainable fire stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Seattle Fire Department and the Seattle Fire Fighters Union, Local 27, invite the community to check out Seattle's brand new Fire Station 20, located at 2800 15th Ave. W. in the west Queen Anne neighborhood during an open house from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31. "The new station allows for an improved and safer work facility for the firefighters," said Interim Fire Chief Michael E. Walsh. "We welcome the community to stop by and check out the features of this new fire station and also learn more about the public safety protection the firefighters provide on a daily basis.

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  17. Wiggen & Sons Funeral Home considered for Seattle landmark statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Seattle Landmarks Preservation Board announced they would consider nomination of the Wiggen & Sons Funeral Home . Since 1973, the Seattle's Landmarks Preservation Board has designated more than 450 individual sites, buildings, vehicles, vessels, and street clocks as landmarks.

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  18. Ballard Crime Watch: Woman strikes man with shovel and thief takes jewelsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Jan. 16, Seattle police officers responded to a burglary at an apartment on the 6100 block of 8th Avenue Northwest. The complainant told officers that he returned from work to find his apartment in disarray.

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  19. One Night Count reveals 21 percent more people sleeping unsheltered...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The annual one night count was conducted in the early morning hours on Jan. 23. King County officials and volunteers counted the individuals exposed to the elements and sleeping on the streets on a single night in King County. The annual count is organized by the Seattle/King County Coalition on Homelessness.

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  20. New bill aims to give neighbors a voice in developmentRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    State lawmakers will have a chance to address land use notification this legislative session, answering what many neighborhoods have been calling a major problem with development. Citizens have all seen those big land use signs in front of construction sites; House Bill 1084 would require something like that for nearly all development projects.

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