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  1. County cornersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | HeraldNet

    Snohomish County has more than 20 historic corners, many named for pioneer families or landmark businesses. The Snohomish County Historic Preservation Commission hired BOLA Architecture & Planning to research the corners, and a website was created.

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  2. Happening nearby: Menorah Lighting ceremony brings community togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    ... came to Wilcox Park in Lynnwood to be part of the Menorah Lighting ceremony. The Chabad Jewish Center of Snohomish County, in collaboration with the Lynnwood Diversity Commission, organized the event. The sound system stopped working before the ...

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  3. Community Transit in 2015: Fare increase, more service, hires and buses but no additional parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    I n welcome news to bus riders, the new $116 million Community Transit budget includes 28,000 more hours of service, a 17 percent increase for 2015. That is the greatest boost for bus customers in Snohomish County since cuts were made in 2010 and 2012.

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  4. A week of commute times from Mountlake Terrace Park-and-Ride to downtown SeattleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    The long commute times from Snohomish County to downtown Seattle have received a bit of press coverage this month . Free parking at the Lynnwood Transit Center and Mountlake Terrace Park & Ride compared to paying $20 a day at garages and lots in downtown Seattle make a $7 trip on Sound Transit or $8 on Community Transit look like a very good deal.

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  5. Reminder: Menorah Lighting Ceremony in Lynnwood Sunday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    T he Chabad Jewish Center of Snohomish County, in collaboration with the Lynnwood Diversity Commission, will celebrate Chanukah with the third annual Menorah Lighting Ceremony. The ceremony is scheduled at 3 p.m. this afternoon at Wilcox Plark, 5215 196th St. S.W., Lynnwood.

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  6. Millions spent after Oso mudslide, but generosity can't be measuredRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    The billings account for most of the $23.5 million Snohomish County spent after the March 22 Oso mudslide devoured a neighborhood and swallowed a mile of state highway. Follow the money and it leads to conversations with loggers in black suspenders over plates of enchiladas.

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  7. Mother, son tried to save Maltby Rd. womanRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... repeatedly. Her husband was holding a box cutter in his right hand, according to search warrant filed in Snohomish County Superior Court. Gina Mangulabnan died two days after the Dec. 4 incident . Her husband also was hospitalized with cuts to his ...

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  8. Boyfriend-stabber spared long sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... saying detectives didn't do enough to explore Star-Cox's claims that she was a battered woman. Snohomish County deputy prosecutor Tobin Darrow defended the police investigation, saying detectives focused on what actually happened on Dec. 26, 2013 . ...

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  9. If these Snohomish County corners could talk ...Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... now known as Perrinville Corner at the intersection of Olympic View Drive and West 76th Avenue in Edmonds. Snohomish County has more than 20 historic corners, many named for pioneer families or landmark businesses. The Snohomish County Historic ...

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  10. The real bottom line: Millions spent in Oso, but generosity can't be measuredRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    The billings account for most of the $23.5 million Snohomish County spent after the March 22 Oso mudslide devoured a neighborhood and swallowed a mile of state highway. Follow the money and it leads to conversations with loggers in black suspenders over plates of enchiladas.

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  11. Stormwater runoff is killing Puget SoundRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... before it hits the Sound. The Legislature allocated $100 million to address stormwater problems statewide. Snohomish County and 14 area cities were able to get $50,000 grants for stormwater-related projects. In his new two-year budget, Gov. Jay ...

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  12. Start new year with an Audubon bird countRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Who needs football when you can start the New Year by joining with other Snohomish County residents for the 115th Audubon Christmas Bird Count? It's the longest running citizen-science survey in the world. This year, tens of thousands of birders from 2,248 groups, 1,739 of them in the United States, will count beaks in specific areas.

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  13. Edmonds artist draws portraits of teens killed in Marysville-Pilchuck High School shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Edmonds

    E dmonds artist Michael Reagan, who has spent the past eight years drawing portraits of fallen soldiers , just completed another project of particular significance to four Snohomish County families: sketching the four teens who were killed at Marysville-Pilchuck High School in October. When the shootings happened at Marysville-Pilchuck Oct. 24, Reagan said, "the only thing I could think of was, I want to do these portraits [of the victims]."

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  14. Lake Stevens' settlement with sergeant: $325KRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | KOMO News

    ... getting $100,000 of the settlement money. Jamison says she has donated some of her share to nonprofits in Snohomish County that serve children, including the Dawson Place Child Advocacy Center, which provides resources for child abuse victims. A ...

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  15. Langley City Council receives pins of excellenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | South Whidbey Record

    ... Langley's newest councilwoman, Robin Black, was praised by McCarthy for her participation in Leadership Snohomish County and business savvy. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for ...

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  16. Homeowner says sewage problem is 'not my fault and Ia m not payingaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | HeraldNet

    Ruth Crompton received a bill from Snohomish County last week for cleaning up nine years' worth of raw sewage that had pooled by her driveway. The $1,491 invoice was lower than the county's original estimate, but the homeowner doesn't see why she should pay anything.

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  17. How To Protect Your Property During Winter Windstorms is Discussed in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | PRWeb

    ... Tree Service : Precision Tree Services is a family-run business that expands throughout Whatcom and the Snohomish County area. They provide a full range of tree services, including tree removal, tree pruning, shrub and bush pruning, hedge trimming, ...

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  18. A gift under the tree: Les Schwab donates truckloads of toys to Christmas HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | HeraldNet

    ... bicycle. It took nine truckloads to deliver the hundreds of bags of toys collected by Les Schwabs around Snohomish County this month. Everything is going to local children through Christmas House , which takes donations from a number of businesses ...

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  19. Lovely La Conner: Town charms visitors with museums, fine diningRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | HeraldNet

    The period just before sunset attracts photographers who wait for that perfect golden light. At this time of year in La Conner, it's a good bet that the rain will stop for a few minutes, too, and the town's iconic Rainbow Bridge will be displayed in that soft glow.

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  20. Snohomish County animal shelters in dire need of moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KOMO News

    Two local animal shelters have hit hard times, and the groups are now banding together this weekend for a "make or break" fundraiser. At the All-Breed Horse Rescue near Marysville, they've already adopted out nearly half of their horses, but they still can't pay their hay bill.

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