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  1. At Large In Ballard: Notice of ViolationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Ballard News-Tribune

    By Peggy Sturdivant I am one of the orange vest volunteers conducting a street survey of property parcels in Ballard. There are over 60 of us working house-to-house and block-to-block to review pre-1965 structures to see what's still standing, and in what condition.

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  2. Are the Eagles being hijacked by local developer?Read the original story

    Monday Jan 25 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Olympic Athletic Club is making moves that members of the Salmon Bay Aerie of the Fraternal Order of Eagles are calling "shady." The Eagles were founded in 1898 here in Seattle and have been accredited with establishing Mother's Day and Social Security.

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  3. SDOT study warrants RPZ in Central BallardRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Department of Transportation has done a new study that qualified an area in Central Ballard to one day be designated as a Restricted Parking Zone. The Central Ballard Residents Association sent Seattle Department of Transportation a letter last September that requested they look into implementing an RPZ after a rise in street-parking congestion.

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  4. 36th District reps climb ranks in OlympiaRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Both 36th District State representatives, Gael Tarleton and Reuven Carlyle , are moving up in the capital and the 36th District. Tarleton was elected as Majority Floor Leader of the State House of Representatives by her colleagues last week.

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  5. 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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  6. Are Ballardites eating slave shrimp?Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Associated Press released a report that revealed most shrimp eating Americans have been consuming a product processed and cleaned by slaves in Thailand. AP reported that slaves are imprisoned by their captors and forced to work up to 16 hours a day deveining, peeling and cleaning shrimp in "shrimp sheds" attached to distributing plants.

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  7. Ballard Senior Center facing funding cuts after United Way changes focusRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Ballard Senior Center is facing a loss in funding after United Way of King County changed their focus from supporting senior services and the disabled to the education of young children and homelessness prevention. United Way of King County is a primary funder of Senior Services, a non-profit devoted to supporting seniors and the disabled.

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  8. Are the Eagles being hijacked by local developer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 25 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Olympic Athletic Club is making moves that members of the Salmon Bay Aerie of the Fraternal Order of Eagles are calling "shady." The Eagles were founded in 1898 here in Seattle and have been accredited with establishing Mother's Day and Social Security.

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  9. 36th District reps climb ranks in OlympiaRead the original story

    Dec 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Both 36th District State representatives, Gael Tarleton and Reuven Carlyle , are moving up in the capital and the 36th District. Tarleton was elected as Majority Floor Leader of the State House of Representatives by her colleagues last week.

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  10. SDOT study warrants RPZ in Central BallardRead the original story

    Dec 15, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Seattle Department of Transportation has done a new study that qualified an area in Central Ballard to one day be designated as a Restricted Parking Zone. The Central Ballard Residents Association sent Seattle Department of Transportation a letter last September that requested they look into implementing an RPZ after a rise in street-parking congestion.

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  11. At Large in Ballard: Second Wednesday of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Ballard News-Tribune

    By Peggy Sturdivant The first Ballard District Council meeting of the year took place on January 13, 2016. If you're unfamiliar with the existence of the Ballard District Council , its members and relationship to the City of Seattle government, well that's a topic for another time.

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  12. Are Ballardites eating slave shrimp?Read the original story

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Associated Press released a report that revealed most shrimp eating Americans have been consuming a product processed and cleaned by slaves in Thailand. AP reported that slaves are imprisoned by their captors and forced to work up to 16 hours a day deveining, peeling and cleaning shrimp in "shrimp sheds" attached to distributing plants.

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  13. At Large in Ballard: Second Wednesday of the monthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Ballard News-Tribune

    By Peggy Sturdivant The first Ballard District Council meeting of the year took place on January 13, 2016. If you're unfamiliar with the existence of the Ballard District Council , its members and relationship to the City of Seattle government, well that's a topic for another time.

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  14. Are Ballardites eating slave shrimp?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Last week the Associated Press released a report that revealed most shrimp eating Americans have been consuming a product processed and cleaned by slaves in Thailand. AP reported that slaves are imprisoned by their captors and forced to work up to 16 hours a day deveining, peeling and cleaning shrimp in "shrimp sheds" attached to distributing plants.

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  15. Ballard Senior Center facing funding cuts after United Way changes focusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    The Ballard Senior Center is facing a loss in funding after United Way of King County changed their focus from supporting senior services and the disabled to the education of young children and homelessness prevention. United Way of King County is a primary funder of Senior Services, a non-profit devoted to supporting seniors and the disabled.

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  16. Film sheds light on years of controversy with Port and Fishermen at Fishermen's TerminalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2015 | Ballard News-Tribune

    West Seattle filmmaker and Antioch University instructor, B. J. Bullert , has made a second film that examines "the news" created during a period when the Port of Seattle was being scrutinized by the media and fishermen for their management and policy decisions. The 23-minute film, "Fishermen's Terminal Revisited: A Story of Survival" is a follow up to "Fishermen's Terminal," a film from 2005 that documents the backlash from fishermen as the Port allowed pleasure boats to moor alongside fishing boats at terminal.

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  17. Licorice - A Nordic Tradition at its TastiestRead the original story

    Jan 11, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    Remember jelly beans, before Harry Potter, when there were maybe 10 flavors? How easy to swap one for two and gather up all the black beans. Licorice - you either love it or hate it! Inquiries to friends show a continuum of taste from "it's the liver of the candy world," to "I take mine black, like my coffee."

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  18. Westside Snow Report 1-11-15Read the original story

    Jan 6, 2016 | Ballard News-Tribune

    It has been a December to remember for the faithful NW ski and snowboard enthusiasts. The best powder in 2 years has fallen during our holiday season, with consecutive snow cycles that lead to 9 inches on 12 inches on another 10 inches falling.

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  19. 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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  20. 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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