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2019 Issaquah Highlands Volunteer of the Year Aline Bloch

2019 Volunteer of the Year: Aline Bloch

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Congratulations Aline Bloch, on being named Issaquah Highlands 2019 Volunteer of the Year! This recognition is well-deserved and earned over multiple years of dedication to our community. Highlands Council tapped into Aline’s passion for sustainable décor three years ago and she has become the Highlands Day Décor Designer. Aline approached...
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Viral Goat Video by Mark Svendsen

Goats Gone Viral

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How one Issaquah Highlands couple made viral video fame   Mark Svendsen and Helen Au-Svendsen Issaquah Highlands’ Magnolia Park residents, Mark Svendsen and Helen Au-Svendsen quickly shot to video fame as their footage of the “Great Goat Escape” of July 2019 went viral online and on media channels around the...
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Roger Ulrich Petrified Wood Issaquah Highlands

A 50-Million-Year-Old Find

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Roger Ulrich’s Harrison Street neighborhood property was undergoing excavation in October 2016 when his team discovered something unusual embedded in the bedrock – a large log of petrified wood. This discovery led Roger on an exciting exploration far into Issaquah’s past. What exactly was uncovered? Roger: Petrified wood is a...
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