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Missing dog last spotted in west Green Lake: Have you seen Arlee?

Arlee, a small dog that looks like a Pomeranian, was lost in Ballard on Friday, March 9, 2012. She was recently seen crossing Aurora Ave N toward Green Lake. Have you see her? Please call (206) 384-1290 or (206) 240-5823.   Update, Friday May 11, 2012: Ingrid Gordon shares the following: Arlee was found floating in Greenlake yesterday by some kayakers. I paddled out and retrieved her body. She was by the island….

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seattlepi.com: Murder charge filed in Woodland Park killing

The following comes via our news partner seattlepi.com: Murder charge filed in Green Lake killing By LEVI PULKKINEN A 33-year-old man suspected in a deadly shooting last month near Green Lake has been charged with second-degree murder. Arrested Tuesday afternoon, Michael Bienhoff is accused of killing Precious Reed Jr., who was shot to death on Feb. 20 in Woodland Park. Reed, 31, died at Harborview Medical Center of a gunshot wound to the head. In charging documents, King County prosecutors contend Bienhoff is eligible for a life sentence under the state’s “three-strikes” law. “The defendant has, as demonstrated by his record, a propensity for committing…

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PCC offers 50-cent organic drip coffee through the month of March

PCC Natural Markets launched a coffee promotion today (March 1, 2012) that will run through the end of March. Eight-ounce cups of organic drip coffee are being offered for 50 cents. And, each Foursquare, Yelp or FaceBook check-in to a PCC store in March will net a free 8-ounce drip coffee. The deal highlights the coffee offerings at PCC’s delis, including three new blends from Tony’s Coffee & Teas.   PCC is a My Green Lake advertiser. The Greenlake PCC is located at 7504 Aurora Ave N.

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UPDATE: Police say Woodland Park shooting victim was attempting to buy several pounds of marijuana at time of death

The following information has been added to the seattlepi.com story that we shared earlier today: According to a short statement from investigators, [the shooting victim, Precious Reed Jr.] was attempting to buy several pounds of marijuana from his killer. Police contend the man admitted to meeting Reed at the park to conduct the drug deal. According to police statements, the man said he had planned to sell Reed the marijuana but shot him after a struggle. Investigators claim the man’s phone records and an eye witness account also implicate the man in Reed’s slaying.  

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seattlepi.com: Felon arrested in deadly shooting near Woodland Park

The following comes via our news partner seattlepi.com: Felon arrested in deadly shooting near Woodland Park By LEVI PULKKINEN Seattle police have arrested a 33-year-old man suspected in a deadly shooting earlier this month near Green Lake. Arrested Tuesday afternoon, the man is suspected of killing Precious Reed Jr., who was shot to death on Feb. 21 in Woodland Park, a King County Prosecutor’s Office spokesman said. Reed, 31, died at Harborview Medical Center of a gunshot wound to the head. Like his victim, the man suspected in his slaying has a significant criminal history. He is expected to appear in court…

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