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Everett exhibition brings tuberculosis out of the shadows
When she was diagnosed at age 22 in 1948, "people were kind of nervous when you said you had TB," she said.
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Sat Mar 15, 2014
United Way of Snohomish Co. holds free income tax clinics
The deadline to file taxes is a month away, but some will decide not to pay. Tax preparers say "tax hiding" is becoming more common because people know they owe.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Seattle cops to get quick new tool: facial-recognition software
Seattle police will soon be able to use facial-recognition technology to compare images of unidentified suspects with an extensive database of jail mug shots.
The Monroe Monitor & Valley News
Monroe City Council Meeting Agenda, March 18, 2014
MONROE CITY COUNCIL AGENDA* Regular Business Meeting Tuesday, March 18, 2014, 7:00 P.M. Council Chamber, City Hall CALL TO ORDER, ROLL CALL, PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE ANNOUNCEMENTS/PRESENTATIONS 1. Evergreen State Fairgrounds and Centennial Trail Presentation COMMENTS FROM CITIZENS [Please sign in prior to the meeting; testimony is limited to 5 minutes ... (more)
Expect increased DUI patrols and bar visits on St. Patty's Day
Don't count on the luck of the Irish to get you home safely if you've had too much to drink over the St. Patrick's holiday.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Monroe's leaders want the Centennial Trail to come to the city.
Monroe's leaders want the Centennial Trail to come to the city. The Monroe City Council approved a motion for Mayor Geoffrey Thomas to sign a letter of support for getting the trail extension at the March 4 meeting.
Get your spririts up at Snohomish on the Rocks distillery festival
Get a sip of the finest vodkas, whiskeys and gins at Snohomish on the Rocks, the annual distillery festival set for Saturday, March 22. The event will be held at Thomas Family Farm, south of downtown Snohomish at 9010 Marsh Rd. Event officials are anticipating more than 1,000 people will come to sample spirits from more than 25 distilleries at the ... (more)
Snohomish utility rates going up, but not sewer bill
Residents can expect steady water and storm water rate increases during the next three years, but there's some relief as the sewage rate will stay flat.
Traffic light at Second and Lincoln may be activated in April
The lights should come on for the traffic signal at Second and Lincoln next month.
North Kitsap Herald
Lottery funds could be the ticket for new classrooms
From Safeco Stadium to the Qwest Field and Exhibition Center in Seattle, lottery revenue has been the winning ticket for various cash-starved state accounts.
Wenatchee will soon have a modern and adequate ice and cold storage plant. Cedargreen Brothers, proprietors of Pleasant Hill Dairy, today purchased a lot on South Wenatchee Avenue directly north of the building formerly occupied by Gagnon's Photo Studio.
Schools locked down as deputies look for suspected car thief
Several Granite Falls schools were locked down for several hours Monday morning as Snohomish County Sheriff's Office deputies searched for a suspected car thief who last seen nearby.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Budget negotiators closing in on agreement, but capital projects may die
Fuse, a left-of-center advocacy group, held a tongue-in-cheek bake sale for schools Monday outside the Legislative Building.
The Bothell Reporter
Snohomish County man on most wanted list for armed robberies
Authorities consider Snohomish County resident Dion Thorne an armed and dangerous felon who won't go down without a fight.
Learning won't stop
Question: We hear you are one of those students who loves school. Not all kids would admit to that.
Drier forecast for Washington for mid-week
Flood warnings for the Snohomish, Snoqualmie, Cowlitz, and Skokomish rivers will be ending as they recede.
Luxury lodge look a winner for Snohomish interior designer
After: Snohomish interior designer Tanna Barnecut worked to create a lodge-like feel for this makeover of a basement.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Flood warning still in effect for Snohomish River
A flood warning remains in effect for the Snohomish River below Snohomish through Tuesday morning following heavy rains overnight Saturday.
Lawmakers have plenty to do before session ends Thursday
Three special sessions in 2013 left them physically exhausted, mentally drained and to some extent tired of seeing each other.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Sans pinks, coho and kings will be angler main course
Being that it's an even year, Puget Sound pink salmon won't be an option for anglers, but if state/tribal 2014 salmon run forecasts are accurate, they'll likely not be missed by most fishers.