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September 19, 2013 in Washington Voices
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From left, Kate Burke, Connor Otheim and Josh Allan load a wheelbarrow to move soil at the Northeast Community Center garden on Sept. 12, as part of the United Way Day of Action, a volunteer effort by local businesses and service groups.

Rachae Oscarson, foreground, along with others who work at Premera Blue Cross, paints a cinderblock wall at the Northeast Community Center.