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Kirkland,

city (1990 pop. 40,052), King co., W Wash., a suburb of Seattle on Lake Washington; inc. 1905. The city produces semiconductors, transformers, prefabricated metal buildings, heating and navigation equipment, computer peripherals, motor vehicles, apparel, aircraft parts, and plywood. In the 1980s and early 1990s, Kirkland was marked by rapid development along with the expanding Seattle metropolitan area. It is the seat of Northwest College.
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Several of the audience, not being much interested in the missionary's narrative, here left the car; but Elder Hitch, continuing his lecture, related how Smith, junior, with his father, two brothers, and a few disciples, founded the church of the "Latter Day Saints," which, adopted not only in America, but in England, Norway and Sweden, and Germany, counts many artisans, as well as men engaged in the liberal professions, among its members; how a colony was established in Ohio, a temple erected there at a cost of two hundred thousand dollars, and a town built at Kirkland; how Smith became an enterprising banker, and received from a simple mummy showman a papyrus scroll written by Abraham and several famous Egyptians.
Hugo Rodallega's injury-time header in a 1-0 win over relegation rivals Burnley at the DW Stadium played a part in helping England international Kirkland forget about a shocking incident.
SUNDERLAND boss Steve Bruce is ready to anger his old club Wigan with a new bid for goalkeeper Chris Kirkland at the end of the season.
Mike Kirkland, executive director of Whatcom Hospice Foundation, said the foundation is currently in the "quiet phase" of their capital campaign working to raise half of the $5.3 million, which is the total cost of property acquisition, design and renovation/ construction.
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CHRIS KIRKLAND is hoping to convince new England manager Fabio Capello he has what it takes to become his new long-term number one.
With only a yearlong appointment, Kirkland is examining policies he thought were the most important to address before his successor comes, one of them being tenure.
Canadian writer Gordon Kirkland has ended his self-syndicated humor column after 13 years.
DAVID KIRKLAND led home a 1,000-strong field to win the 28th Northumberland Coastal Run yesterday.
Ever since 1969, when at tire age of 17 she danced her first Sugar Plum Fairy with New York City Ballet, Celsey Kirkland seemed destined for stardom.
KEEPER Chris Kirkland hopes Steve McClaren doesn't plan to hand him his second England cap in next month's friendly against Holland.
BLACK ENTERPRISE asked Gwendolyn Kirkland, a certified financial planner with Kirkland, Turnbo & Associates in Matteson, Illinois, to review Bogar's financial situation.