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  1. Nordic Heritage Museum receives $4 million grant from across the AtlanticRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle has received a major grant from one of Denmark's most established foundations, the A.P. MA ller and Chastine Mc-Kinney MA ller Foundation, which brings them even closer to narrowing the funds needed to building a new museum facility on N.W. Market Street in Ballard. "We are extremely honored that the A.P. MA ller Foundation has decided to support this important project," says CEO of the Nordic Heritage Museum, Eric Nelson.

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  2. Westside Snow Report 12-20-15Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The faithful are being rewarded for being prepared for a return of winter to the Northwest. All Washington ski areas are OPEN for business, and we are off to a fantastic start for what the NW needs and thrives on, a healthy snowpack in our majestic mountains.

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  3. Jeanne Kohl-Welles looks back at her life in politicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    By the time you read this, I already will have resigned from the state Senate and taken office as an elected member of the King County Council for District 4, succeeding my dear friend, Council Chair Larry Phillips, who retired as of Dec. 31st and who so graciously supported my candidacy. It's been a very challenging transition for me as I cherished serving my 36th Leg.

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  4. A Boy, a Girl, and The 'Jewel'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Twelve year old Ruth Andersen skimmed across the frosty surface at the Ballard Ice Arena wearing the hockey skates that her mother bought for her at the Goodwill store. Ruth loved figure skating with her girlfriends, and she learned to skate quite well.

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  5. Walter Blom ChristensenRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Born August 22, 1952 in Vancouver BC to Olaf and Solveig Christensen, the family later moved to Ballard. Walter graduated from Ballard High School in 1970.

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  6. Seahawk player Kevin Smith visits St. Alphonsus in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Seahawk player Kevin Smith stopped by St. Alphonsus Parish School last Tuesday as part of a one-day food drive to support the University District Food Bank. St. Alphonsus students and parents donated canned food and gathered in the auditorium to listen to encouraging words from Smith.

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  7. At Large In Ballard: A Tenor Walks InRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    There are magicians who gather at work on Monday nights in Ballard. Their magic includes focusing otherwise twitchy teenage boys on the conductor's baton and music on stands in front of them.

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  8. At Large In Ballard: Going forwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 2, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Less than 24 hours after polls closed on the general election in November Catherine Weatbrook took her usual place at the monthly Ballard District Council meeting. Her seven-month campaign to represent Seattle City Council in the newly formed District 6 was over.

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  9. Two Ballard organizations awarded Small and Simple GrantsRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week Mayor Ed Murray announced that 24 community groups will receive matching funds to support neighborhood-initiated projects and among them are two Ballard organizations: Friends of Ballard Avenue and Ballard Civic Orchestra. 24 Seattle groups were allotted $464,823 total from the Department of Neighborhoods Neighborhood Matching Fund, which allocates grants for improvements in cultural festivals, physical improvements and events.

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  10. City of Seattle awards $464,000 in matching funds for neighborhood projectsRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Today Seattle Mayor Ed Murray announced the 24 community groups receiving matching funds to support neighborhood-initiated projects across the city. Totaling $464,823, the awards are from the Neighborhood Matching Fund for a variety of physical improvements, cultural festivals, and events.

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  11. 'Buildings in a bag' a fast and cheap a solution for homelessness?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Now that much of the West Coast and other parts of the country have declared a state of emergency for homelessness, a new look at housing people is warranted. Cities across the country all have different strategies for housing the homeless and elevating them to stability.

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  12. Community CalendarRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2011 | Ballard News-Tribune

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

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  13. Seattle Turkey Trot set for Thanksgiving morning in BallardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Ballardites and gobblers alike are trimming their feathers and training their trots for the ninth annual Seattle Turkey Trot set for Thanksgiving morning . The event is a 5K run/walk devoted to raising awareness and funds for the Ballard Food Bank.

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  14. At Large in Ballard: Flock to the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    My husband can't hear birdsong anymore, but he can hear the sirens that are increasingly the soundtrack of Ballard life. His early years of working with heavy machinery damaged his hearing.

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  15. Seattle offers homeless solution worse than Hoovervilles; Should we be creating Murrayvilles?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The issue of what to do with the homeless in Seattle is a fundamental problem that dates back to well before the 1930s. It's been with us longer than black berry thickets.

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  16. Krista's Baking Company in the running for Martha Stewart's American Made AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Krista's Baking Company is a finalist in the 2015 Martha Stewart American Made Audience Choice Awards. The baking company in the running for an award in the food category.

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  17. Superintendent Listening Tour set for Ballard Oct. 14 and Loyal Heights Oct. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    My name is JesAos Aguirre, and I am delighted to introduce myself as the Superintendent of Seattle Parks and Recreation. My family and I relocated to Seattle from Washington DC, and we are thrilled to make the Emerald City our new home.

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  18. At Large in Ballard: Corner of past and futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    At 10:40 a.m. on the Saturday morning of the last weekend of summer at the corner of Ballard Avenue NW and NW Vernon two walking tours of Ballard almost shared the same corner. One group crossed to the west side of the street and moved north.

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  19. At Large In Ballard: Come Out and PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    By Peggy Sturdivant This is an open letter to all of my friends and communities in Ballard, the writers, artists, teachers, parents, children, readers, gardeners, dog-walkers, cat-lovers, okay, everybody. Come out and play on Friday, September 18, 2015 .

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  20. Teachers continue to strike in Ballard and across SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Over 5,000 Seattle teachers and paraprofessionals picketed through the day yesterday in front of the 97 schools in the Seattle School District on what should have been the first day of class. The strike continues today, and teachers have said they will demonstrate until a satisfactory resolution is met in their contract dispute with Seattle School District.

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