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Snohomish food bank volunteer grateful for her blessings
Judy Bebout surveys the groceries at the Snohomish Food Bank while shopping Tuesday evening in Snohomish.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Capitol Hill Times Police Blotter
$42 million investment could aid return of local salmon
How important are salmon to Northwest culture? Native American tribes have relied on them for generations, settlers reaped the benefits of massive salmon runs and commercial fishing operations have turned them into a common menu option.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Little apartments cause big row in Portland
Apparently, strong coffee and grey skies aren't the only commonality between Seattle and Portland.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Around the County
Cities and fire districts between Everett and the Snohomish-King counties line spent years in talks before most dropped out of the plan.
Police still searching for guns stolen from Fred Meyer
A man who stole 29 handguns from the Snohomish Fred Meyer, most of which are yet to be recovered, was probably fueling his heroin habit, Snohomish Police Chief John Flood said last week.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
City won't force homeowners to pay for its mistake
The city reversed course last week on pursuing thousands of dollars from agitated homeowners for unpaid development fees the city never collected from the developer.
Snohomish boy raising money for Tillicum Kiwanis Park
A young man is following his father's footsteps into a family tradition of giving back to the community.
Burn ban lifted for King, Snohomish and Pierce counties
The Puget Sound Clean Air Agency lifted a burn ban in King, Snohomish and Pierce counties Monday morning.
South Whidbey Record
Missing man sparks search of Langley marina
Allen Fletcher, 30, went missing near the marina in Langley on Nov. 18. Divers searched the area and recovered a jacket believed to belong to Fletcher, but did not find any other clues as to his whereabouts.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Capell will become the next Camas city administrator
Camas Mayor Scott Higgins said Peter S. Capell, current Clark County public works director, has been given a conditional offer of employement, pending reference and background checks.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Everett homeowners file lawsuit over landslides
The owners of five homes threatened by landslides in the Valley View neighborhood filed a lawsuit Wednesday, blaming a city public works project for eroding the hillside below them.
Gay Weddings 17 pct. Of WA Marriages In First Year
Gay weddings made up 17 percent of marriages in Washington this past year, the first year gay marriages were legal in the state.
Snohomish homeowners won't have to pay fees
City officials are now saying a group of homeowners will not be held responsible for thousands of dollars in outstanding building fees that the city neglected to collect.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Monroe author's journalism 'really made a difference'
Nellie Robertson wasn't born in Monroe, but with writing and a love of history she made that community her own.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
3 Camas administrator finalists named
Finalists for the position are Pete Capell, Clark County Public Works director; Joe Hannan, city administrator for Mukilteo; and Peter Mayer, deputy director for Snohomish Health District in Everett, who is the former director of Vancouver-Clark Parks & Recreation.
The Monroe Monitor & Valley News
Skykomish Valley Indian Education holds annual meeting
The public is invited to attend an open forum to discuss the Skykomish Valley Indian Education program on Saturday, December 7 from 11 a.m. to noon in the Park Place Middle School Commons at 1408 W. Main St., in Monroe.
Maple Avenue fire station roof may need to be replaced
Snohomish Fire District 4 is waiting on roof repair estimates for Station 41 on Maple Avenue before determining whether to fix or replace the roof.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Heavy rain Sunday; snow showers possible Monday
Sunday will be a stormy day in Western Washington, with heavy rain and gusty winds.
Viewpoints: U.S. help vital to fight against AIDS, TB, malaria
This past year, my family had the honor of hosting a woman who is alive today because of our government's action in responding to the HIV/AIDS epidemic around the globe.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Flooding possible on county rivers
Wet and windy weather is being predicted and flooding is possible along stretches of rivers in Snohomish County late Sunday and Monday.