College athletes get preseason recognition

February 12, 2013

Two collegiate athletes with local roots received preseason honors ahead of their spring sports seasons.

Former Liberty High School star Chandler Tracy, a Saint Martin’s University catcher, was named to the National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association’s preseason first team all-west region. Tracy was the only sophomore named to the first team.

Last year, Tracy led the Saints with a .329 batting average, 53 hits and 40 runs scored, earning the Great Northwest Athletic Conference’s Freshman of the Year Award.

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Police & Fire

February 12, 2013

Smooth

Hair gel was stolen from a business in the 100 block of Front Street South at 12:35 p.m. Jan. 29. Police arrested the juvenile thief and returned the item to the business. The estimated loss is $7.99. Officers forwarded the case to the juvenile section at the King County Prosecutor’s Office.

 

On the map

See the Issaquah Police Department’s reported activity from the previous 72 hours at a crime map created by the city at http://bit.ly/ZPHFbA. Addresses contained in the map have been rounded to the nearest hundred block. The address displayed reflects the location where the officer responded to the incident — not necessarily where the incident occurred.

Not prescribed

Medication was stolen in the 200 block of Southwest Clark Street before 10:12 a.m. Jan. 30. The estimated loss is $75.

 

Open-and-shut case

A garage door opener was stolen from a vehicle parked in the 800 block of Front Street South before 1:12 p.m. Jan. 30. The estimated loss is $30.

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New 5th District Sen. Mark Mullet / Jan. 31, 2013

February 12, 2013

Community Alliance for Global Justice hosts workshop

February 11, 2013

NEW — 2:40 p.m. Feb. 11, 2013

The Community Alliance for Global Justice will host an upcoming workshop focused on building a movement for food justice and citizens’ right to healthy, sustainable food.

Through discussion and information, participants will get the opportunity to explore how to change the food system to one that supports the rights of everyone to grow, distribute and eat good, clean, fair food.

The workshop begins at 7 p.m. Feb. 12 at the Issaquah Library, 10 W. Sunset Way. The group will hold a second workshop at 7 p.m. May 29 at the Sammamish Library, 825 228th Ave. S.E.

The Community Alliance for Global Justice is a grassroots organization committed to organizing and building solidarity across diverse movements. Learn more at the group’s website, www.seattleglobaljustice.org.

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