Burlington Newswire (Page 3)

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  1. Inland Northwest Bank in Wash. Names CEORead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | American Banker

    The $447 million-asset Inland Northwest said Russell Lee will take over as CEO on June 29. Lee previously was chief operating officer of $832 million-asset Skagit Bank in Burlington, Wash., and of $1.4 billion-asset Peoples Bank in Bellingham, Wash. Lee will succeed Randall Fewel, who had been CEO for the past 14 years.

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  2. Police: 17-year-old boy killed in Burlington park shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Police say a 17-year-old boy is dead following a shooting at a park in the Skagit County city of Burlington. KIRO-TV reports that neighbors reported about a half-dozen shots at Maiben Park at about 9 p.m. Monday.

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  3. Police: 17-year-old boy killed in shooting at Skagit County parkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | KOMO News

    A 17-year-old boy is dead after an overnight shooting at a park in the Skagit County city of Burlington, and now a manhunt is under way for the gunman who pulled the trigger. The incident unfolded at about 9 p.m. Monday at Maiben Park - in the middle of a residential neighborhood - when neighbors heard several shots then saw people running for their lives.

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  4. WSP swears in local troopersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2015 | Central Kitsap Reporter

    Among the 32 was Nessa N. Nawrocki of Bremerton who was assigned to work at District 8 Bremerton, and Gavin N. Schuster of Seabeck who was assigned to work at District 7 Burlington. Nicholas F. Schureman of Port Orchard also graduated.

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  5. Boycott Driscoll's BerriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Lawyers, Guns, and Money

    ... as quick to act to resolve a dispute that escalated while the San Quintin protests raged: a bitter labor fight in Burlington, Washington. Familias Unidas por la Justicia (FUJ), which says it represents over 400 berry pickers, has been locked in a ...

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  6. Crowds Watch as Wash. Crews Battle Restaurant FireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | FireHouse.com

    ... moke was all that could be seen, and the blaze seemed mostly under control. City fire crews from Mount Vernon and Burlington responded, along volunteer crews from stations at McLean Road, Big Lake, Clear Lake, Conway and Cedardale, Bergsma said.

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  7. Crews stop fire from spreading in downtown Mount VernonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | KOMO News

    ... downtown its charm. The fire started around 6 p.m. Thursday and required units from six agencies: Mount Vernon, Burlington, and four stations in Skagit County. By nightfall, it was largely put out. There were no injuries, but the building, housing a ...

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  8. Washington pilots among "fighter aces" being honoredRead the original story

    May 20, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... up the bill, including Capt. Clayton Kelly Gross of Vancouver, Col. Arthur Jeffrey of Yakima, Capt. Joe McGraw of Burlington and Lt. Mike Wolf of Hansville. Jeffrey died in April.

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  9. Seattle Archdiocese paying $1.2M to settle abuse caseRead the original story

    May 18, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    The Seattle Archdiocese has agreed to pay $1.2 million to settle a lawsuit brought by a woman who said she was molested by a priest in the 1960s and '70s. Jeri Hubbard, a 63-year-old from Sedro Woolley, sued in Whatcom County Superior Court in 2012, alleging she was abused by former priest Michael Cody, who was pastor of St. Charles Parish in Burlington and Assumption Parish in Bellingham.

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  10. Surrendered German shepherd pup is 'scared out of her mind'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2015 | Examiner.com

    On Thursday afternoon, the Humane Society of Skagit County in Burlington, Washington, reached out to their Facebook followers with a request for help for a German shepherd puppy who was recently surrendered to their shelter. The 10-month-old pup named "Linda," is so frightened and confused over the loss of her family, that the shelter hopes to see her adopted sooner than later.

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  11. Farmworkers' rights abused in WARead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | The Falcon

    Familias Unidas por la Justicia , an independent farmworker union in Burlington, Washington, is asking consumers to boycott products that contain Sakuma Bros. Farm's berries.

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  12. Driscoll's Berry Boycott and Labor Dispute IntensifiesRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | Indybay.org

    Farmworkers at Sakuma Brothers Berry Farm in Burlington, Washington have been locked in a years-long struggle for a fair contract and dignified working conditions. Today, leading fair trade advocacy organization Fair World Project organized and sent a letter signed by nearly 10,000 consumers to Driscoll's, the biggest buyer of Sakuma Brothers berries, asking it to suspend purchases from the farm until this dispute is resolved, and pledging to not purchase any berries under the Driscoll's brand until that time.

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  13. Homer Lupton dies at 88Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Mercer Island Reporter

    He was born on March 8, 1927 in Burlington Wash., and grew up in Port Townsend. Mr. Lupton served in the US Navy during WWII before attending the University of Washington, where he graduated with a degree in Mechanical Engineering.

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  14. Sakuma Brothers Farm issues pay plan for berry pickersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... on the number of pounds picked, replacing the old rate per pound picked. Sakuma CEO Danny Weeden, who joined the Burlington, Skagit County, farm in March, said in a statement, "We've been paying pretty good under a piece-rate program. This is even a ...

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  15. Highway 410 accident victims rememberd during Sunday church serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | KOMO News

    ... d memorial service will be held Saturday, April 25, at the His Place Community Church. It's located at 1480 South Burlington Boulevard in Burlington. The service begins at 3 P.M.

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  16. Highway abuzz with millions of bees after big truck tipsRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... man from Idaho, was not hurt. The company that owns the insects, Belleville Honey and Beekeeping Supply of Burlington, sent beekeepers to recover as many as possible, and bees covered their protective suits as they worked. The bees became more ...

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  17. Beenado: Millions of angry bees spilled over interstate near SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... across the highway unleashing bees in the millions. Workers from Belleville Honey and Beekeeping Supply from Burlington, Wash. -- the owners of the bees and their hives -- rushed to the scene to try to contain the bees by sunrise, but failed. Bees ...

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  18. Highway abuzz with millions of bees after semitruck tipsRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2015 | KHQ-TV Spokane

    ... man from Idaho, was not hurt. The company that owns the insects, Belleville Honey and Beekeeping Supply of Burlington, sent beekeepers to recover as many as possible, and bees covered their protective suits as they worked. The bees became more ...

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  19. More than 13 million honeybees spill on I-5 in LynnwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | HeraldNet

    ... dealt with the traffic and safety issues. They consulted with Belleville Honey and Beekeeping Supply of Burlington, which owns the bees, Leary said. The decision was made to spray foam on the boxes that housed the hives. Meanwhile, people worked to ...

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  20. How One Tribe Could Slow the Rate of 'Bomb Trains' Through SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | The Stranger

    ... run across Swinomish property on their way to a refinery near Anacortes (after running beneath Seattle and up to Burlington). "No authority for railroad to cross Swinomish reservation present," the message reads. The telegram, and railway ...

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