February 12, 2013
Students win chance to play with orchestra
During the Sammamish Symphony Orchestra’s annual Youth Concerto Competition Jan. 26, the following local students were the top three finishers, earning a guest solo with the orchestra June 9:
- First place — Olivia Marckx, of Bellevue, cello
- Second place — Amelia Sie, of Bellevue, violin
- Third place — Karissa Zadinsky, of Issaquah, cello
Overlake Issaquah clinic welcomes new physician
Overlake Medical Clinics recently welcomed primary care physician Sigrid Barnickel, M.D., to its Issaquah primary care clinic.
Barnickel graduated from the University of Washington Medical School. She interned at Sacred Heart Medical Center in Spokane and completed her family medicine residency at Hamot Family Medicine in Erie, Penn. Her areas of interest include family medicine, back and neck injuries, diabetes, arthritis, hypertension, high cholesterol, developmental delay and preventive health.
Photographer takes third in Costco contest
Julie Clegg, an Issaquah photographer who specializes in animals and people, took third place in the 2012 Costco Photo Contest “Give Us Your Best Shot.”
The photo is of Parker, a Great Dane puppy that also was featured on the cover of “City Dog Magazine.” She used a Canon 5DMII camera with a 24-105 mm lens.
Her third-place prize was a $500 Costco cash card.