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Fri, Jan 31, 2014, 12:55 pm  //  John Servais

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A note from the publisher

Sat, Feb 02, 2013, 11:18 am  //  John Servais

The Chuckanut Park District ballot issue has another 10 days to run. A few notes about NWCitizen and this issue.

11 comments; last on Feb 05, 2013

Correction of Error

Wed, Jan 02, 2013, 11:31 am  //  John Servais

A needed correction and apology for an error in a story that has been pulled.

3 comments; last on Jan 03, 2013

NWCitizen upgrade is completed

Mon, Mar 12, 2012, 10:33 am  //  John Servais

Just a short note about nwcitizen past few weeks effort

1 comments; last on Apr 10, 2012

Commenting experience is improved

Tue, Aug 02, 2011, 6:15 pm  //  John Servais

Commenting on NWCitizen has been improved with a floating window.

4 comments; last on Aug 04, 2011

Commenting on Northwest Citizen

Tue, May 04, 2010, 1:25 am  //  John Servais

Some Q&As about password security, using actual names and length of comments.


Northwest Citizen has a Front Page

Fri, Jan 29, 2010, 2:42 am  //  John Servais

NwCitizen adds new design elements to its home page. The publisher explains what and why.

1 comments; last on Jan 30, 2010

A note to readers of NwCitizen

Mon, May 18, 2009, 11:30 am  //  John Servais

Just a short bit about NwCitizen this morning. A few thoughts. Nothing heavy. But some things I'd like the regular readers to know.

The idea of this 'blog',…

3 comments; last on May 20, 2009

NwCitizen down - info

Tue, Mar 10, 2009, 1:04 pm  //  Site Management

To Readers, Commenters and Writers,

NwCitizen was down from Friday evening, March 6 till late Monday night. Our web hosting service had serious router problems that defied repeated attempts…


Commenting Policy

Mon, Nov 10, 2008, 12:48 am  //  Site Management

Last week I removed commenting ability for a person. This is the first time since this site opened for commenting 11 months ago that someone has been removed…

3 comments; last on Nov 11, 2008

the New Northwest Citizen Experience

Tue, Jan 15, 2008, 11:54 pm  //  John Servais

Welcome. At 8:45 pm this evening, this website went live with its transformed design. You are looking at it. Yes, this is the Northwest Citizen that has been…

4 comments; last on Jan 16, 2008

New website and Green Bay Packers

Mon, Jan 14, 2008, 1:18 pm  //  John Servais

Just a couple days more and we should be able to turn on the new NwCitizen website. Programming continues and what free time I have is going into…


New Server is Online

Tue, Jan 08, 2008, 6:52 am  //  John Servais

OK, we are running on the new server. And the design and programming are going well. I have cautious hope the transformed site will be running by early…


My name is Tip Johnson.

Fri, Nov 03, 2006, 4:02 pm  //  Tip Johnson

Gentle readers,

My name is Tip Johnson. The usual editor of this publication has asked me to fill in for a bit while he is busy with other matters.…


Website restructuring

Thu, Nov 02, 2006, 4:06 pm  //  John Servais

After today, a friend will take over writing to this space for a few weeks. I'll let him introduce himself to you. I've some personal things that need…


This “blog” now approaching its 10th anniversary

Sun, May 15, 2005, 4:56 pm  //  Site Management

Well, when my sainted aunt writes asking if I'm feeling OK because nothing has been posted here, then it is time to pay attention to this blog. With…


Posted mid January at bottom of home page

Wed, Jan 14, 2004, 9:12 pm  //  John Servais

About 240 citizens check NwCitizen each day and regular readers check about once a week. Over 4,000 unique - different - citizens check this site every month. Examining…


Election results post - Sep 19, 1995

Tue, Sep 19, 1995, 8:45 pm  //  John Servais

Northwest Citizen started in 1995. This may be the first post - but obviously it started sooner, per witness the political campaign sites.



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