Snohomish County Newswire

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  1. Signs seized by city, legality of removal questionedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... Wirta is no fan of Sultan Mayor Carolyn Eslick, nor does he support her idea of running for the office of Snohomish County Executive. And he doesn't try to keep his feelings a secret. So when Eslick's campaign installed a large-sized temporary ...

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  2. Gold Dust Days "best one ever"Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... August 17 at Kenmore Lanes. The event will benefit U.S. veterans. Copple couldn't have been happier with Snohomish County Fire District 26 volunteers who helped to facilitate the children's activities such as gunny-sack races, fire hose races, a ...

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  3. Second Street update: Closure west of Avenue DRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mukilteo Tribune

    ... coordinators. In late spring, the city switched from using the state Department of Transportation to Snohomish County's traffic division to run the city's traffic lights. "Snohomish County Public Works Traffic Division helps a number of cities in ...

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  4. Distinct voices in 10th District House contestRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... of their priorities and how they hope to provide services while cutting costs. Hayes, a sergeant with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office, said his focus in Olympia has largely been public safety. Outside of public safety, he tries to keep his ...

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  5. Distinct voices in House contestRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... of their priorities and how they hope to provide services while cutting costs. Hayes, a sergeant with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office, said his focus in Olympia has largely been public safety. Outside of public safety, he tries to keep his ...

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  6. Critters zap selves, your lights: Animals blamed for 17% of PUD outagesRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... other wildlife account for about 17 percent - or 270 - of the nearly 1,600 power outages reported to the Snohomish County Public Utility District. In comparison, car crashes account for about 4 percent, or roughly 60 outages a year. Downed trees and ...

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  7. Edmonds Senior Center honors members of '90-plus club'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Edmonds

    ... with several members of this 90-plus club. Linda Whitesell, a retired nurse who is a member of the Snohomish County Council on Aging, offered her own "top 10" list of tips for aging well, including staying up on current events, getting exercise and ...

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  8. Vehicular homicide charged in 2013 crash on Highway 529Read the original story

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... and rolled several times. The Ford Explorer eventually slid down an embankment and crashed into some trees. Snohomish County's medical examiner, Dr. Norman Thiersch, concluded that Finch died from head injuries sustained in the crash. The forensic ...

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  9. Guest: The havoc of competing for jail contractsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Seattle Times

    ... have gone to one of King County's two adult jails have ended up in the Fife Jail, the Kirkland Jail, the Snohomish County Jail, the Yakima County Jail, and, now, the South Correctional Entity jail (SCORE), in Des Moines. SCORE is, in many ways, the ...

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  10. Scientists point to rain, logging, history, lack of monitoring in record mudslide that killed 43Read the original story

    20 hrs ago | ABA Journal

    ... the effects of forest practices - if there are any - to be most manifest? On the least stable slopes." Snohomish County and the state are expected to face litigation over the slide, and initial claims argue that residents weren't warned of the slide ...

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  11. M'ville mayor wants to bridge gap if coal trains come through townRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Marysville Globe

    ... alone, the report says. "The beauty of this is it brings attention to our railroad problems outside of Snohomish County," Nehring said of the publicity surrounding the survey. Currently the only routes that bypass the train tracks to get in and out ...

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  12. M'ville looks to force landowners to sell to widen State from 3 to 5 lanesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | North Sound

    ... for expansion of the jail and Public Safety Building. It's getting tougher to get prisoners into the packed Snohomish County Jail, Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring said. Cost for the consultant would be $89,500. The council also will discuss the ...

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  13. Guest Commentary / City policies: Don't confuse criminals and homelessRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... While Arlington doesn't appear to budget any public funds for human services, it works with United Way of Snohomish County and the State Department of Social and Health Services. That's a good start. As we said in our June 28 commentary, " The ...

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  14. 3 vie for District Court judgeshipRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Sammamish Review

    ... North Bend in the south to the county line in the north. The district also includes the part of Bothell in Snohomish County. Jacke's courtroom is in Redmond, though there's no guarantee the new judge would sit there. The three running for the seat ...

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  15. Ex-Arlington police chief new bureau chief for sheriffRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Marysville Globe

    The embattled former police chief in Arlington has accepted a new position as the bureau chief of the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office.

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  16. Phone scammers rely on new trick - posing as deputiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    Scammers call potential victims, posing as Snohomish County sheriff's deputies. They demand money and threaten to arrest victims with a warrant.

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  17. Nelson Beazley joins Snohomish County Sheriff's Office command staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | North King County

    The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office is pleased to announce that Nelson Beazley has accepted the position of Bureau Chief.

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  18. $1.3M settlement for county workers over health benefitsRead the original story

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    Leaders from the union that represents most Snohomish County employees say they received their largest-ever settlement this month for $1.3 million.

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  19. Motive in deadly attack on couple remains unknownRead the original story

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... to Mukilteo. In that city, he reportedly crashed and drew the gun on police, and was shot by officers. The Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response Team, or SMART team, is investigating the Mukilteo shooting, a standard procedure when police use ...

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  20. Single lane closure on York and Jewell RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | North King County

    The Snohomish County of Public Works is shutting down traffic on the maltby area on York and Jewell Road to install water, sewer and storm facilities for the Carter Estates Project.

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