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  1. Master Gardener Program accepting applications for 2015 trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Marysville Globe

    You can join more than 350 Snohomish County Master Gardeners in sharing good gardening and environmental stewardship practices with county residents, by becoming a WSU Master Gardener Volunteer Community Educator. Applications are now being accepted for the 2015 Master Gardener training class, which starts in January.

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  2. Marysville Police launch internal investigation after jail escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Marysville Globe

    ... on misdemeanor warrants from the Marysville Municipal Court Sept. 16, and was set to be transferred to the Snohomish County Jail, to be booked for investigation of first-degree robbery. When Vasquez's attorney visited the city jail Sept. 24, jail ...

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  3. Fake pipe bomb found outside Gold Bar Elementary schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KOMO News

    A Gold Bar man got the scare of his life Wednesday afternoon when he found what looked to be a homemade pipe bomb outside Gold Bar Elementary School. Shari L. Ireton with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office said the man found the device in the grass outside of the school at about 3:30 p.m. Fearing for the safety of the children, the man called 911 and then grabbed the device and moved to his car, Ireton said.

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  4. Marysville jail escapee returns after 2 days, unnoticedRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... not discovered until September 24, when his attorney visited the jail. Vasquez was due to be transferred to Snohomish County Jail to be booked on first-degree robbery, in which he allegedly punched an acquaintance and stole his phone, wallet and ...

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  5. Three Tree Point beaches south to Pierce County line closed for shellfish harvestingRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Highline Times

    ... closure for butter clams and varnish clams remains in effect for beaches north of Three Tree Point to the Snohomish County line. Marine biotoxins are not destroyed by cooking or freezing and can be life threatening. People can become ill from eating ...

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  6. Death Rate High, But Unsurprising At Snohomish County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KUOW-FM Seattle

    Ross Reynolds talks with Margaret Noonan, statistician for the Department of Justice, about why the death rate at the Snohomish County Jail is high, but unsurprising.

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  7. Briefs: 1st Security Bank seeking photos of cute dogsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... is effective immediately and expires in June 2018. He will be eligible to serve another four-year term. Snohomish County PUD crew lauded A total of 23 Washington men and women, including a PUD crew from Everett, received the Governor's Lifesaving ...

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  8. Here comes the crowler boomRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... that is filling crowlers (I could be wrong; email me at aswaney@heraldnet.com if you know of a place in Snohomish County). According to the folks at Lowercase, they've been filling crowlers, which they've dubbed LoBoys, for about two months now. ...

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  9. Books For BikesRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Lake Stevens Journal Online

    Winners Hannah and Daniel with representative from the Masons of Snohomish County and Lake Stevens Fire Public Educator Jennye Coop Students Hannah and Daniel claimed their prizes for winning the Explore Summer Reading Program, a program offered by the Lake Stevens Library and other Sno-Isle Libraries around the county.

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  10. Aquafest Royalty Gives BackRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Lake Stevens Journal Online

    ... so that more food can be planted and grown for our local community food banks. Each year, the United Way of Snohomish County Days of Caring brings together volunteers who are committed to creating positive changes in the lives of children, families ...

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  11. Key volunteer for county DUI task force moves onRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... "is frankly a very selfish choice." On Sept. 16, he was honored for years of volunteer service with the Snohomish County DUI & Target Zero Task Force. Swearengin spoke for years to drunken-driving offenders in court-ordered sessions, in prison, and ...

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  12. Voter registration deadline fast approaching for Nov. 4 general electionRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Marysville Globe

    Those who wish to vote in the Nov. 4 general election need to register to vote no later than Monday, Oct. 6. You can register online at www.vote.wa.gov , by mail or in person at the Snohomish County Auditor's Office. Mail-in voter registration forms must be postmarked by Oct. 6, and are available at www.vote.wa.gov , as well as at local libraries, post offices and the Snohomish County Auditor's Office.

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  13. Texting driver leads cops on Snohomish County chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Snohomish County sheriff's deputies arrested a 26-year-old Lynnwood man Wednesday morning after a pursuit through the county in a stolen car. It started with a Sheriff's Office lieutenant spotted a man texting on his phone while driving in the 15500 block of 18th Avenue West in Lynnwood, according to a statement.

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  14. Utility pulls plug on Puget Sound tidal power planRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    A utility has pulled the plug on a project that would have tested generating electricity from tidal waters flowing in and out of Puget Sound. The Snohomish County Public Utility District said Tuesday that it can't move forward with putting two turbines under water off the west shore of Whidbey Island because the U.S. Energy Department decided not to share in the rising costs.

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  15. Police: Texting driver leads officers on chase through EverettRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KOMO News

    A driver who was texting while driving through a school zone led officers on a chase through Everett streets Wednesday morning, police said. The incident unfolded just after 9 a.m. when a Snohomish County deputy spotted the driver exceeding the speed limit in a school zone.

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  16. 3rd recent death at Snohomish County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A woman found hanging in her cell at the Snohomish County Jail is the third death since the end of July at the jail in Everett. The medical examiner's office ruled that Monday's death of 33-year-old Crystal Hollaway of Everett was a suicide.

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  17. 3rd death in 2 months at Snohomish County JailRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | KOMO News

    A woman found hanging in her cell at the Snohomish County Jail is the third death since the end of July at the jail in Everett. The medical examiner's office ruled that Monday's death of 33-year-old Crystal Hollaway of Everett was a suicide.

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  18. Tidal Power Project In Puget Sound Abandoned By UtilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KUOW-FM Seattle

    A crew deploying a "sea spider" in 2011 to collect data from the floor of Puget Sound in Admiralty Inlet. After eight years of testing and permitting processes, the Snohomish County PUD has decided to halt the project.

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  19. Arlington schools: Vote to upgrade aging bus fleetRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... the officers are telling us that our older buses need to be replaced. In fact, we have the oldest fleet in Snohomish County. Feel strongly about something? Share it with the community by writing a letter to the editor. Send letters by e-mail to ...

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  20. In Our View/Transparency and local government: Public Records Act: Hands offRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... spotlighted city and county concerns about work hours dedicated to meeting public records requests. Snohomish County Deputy Prosecuting Attorney Sara Di Vittorio told the committee that the Public Records Act was being used as a "weapon of ...

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