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By Tim Raetzloff
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Railroad beginnings would eventually reach Edmonds


Last updated 5/20/2021 at 9:27am

May is a significant month in Washington history. May 1871, 150 years ago, the Northern Pacific Railway drove its first spike in Kalama, Washington. Northern Pacific intended to link the Pacific Coast with Minnesota’s Twin Cities.

Kalama wasn...

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