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  1. Monroe police, fire report to school childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Chris Hendrickson: Community Service Officer Gaby Escalante and Officer Tim Walker visited with a group of 4- and 5-year-olds in the developmental preschool class at Frank Wagner Elementary School last week, answering questions and passing out stickers. As is tradition during Monroe's Police and Fire Appreciation Week, police officers and firefighters spent time in Monroe School District classrooms last week, engaging with kids and answering their questions.

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  2. Monroe fitness center giving homeless a helping spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... to the public, but open to members of the homeless community. Anyone in need is welcome to stop by the downtown Monroe facility between 4 and 8 p.m., when Thrive will offer free showers, the chance to do laundry, hot meals, haircut vouchers and ...

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  3. Mayor makes Police and Fire Appreciation Week officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo by Chris Hendrickson: From left, Councilmembers Ed Davis, Kevin Hanford and Patsy Cudaback, Police Chief Tim Quenzer, Councilmember Kirk Scarboro, Mayor Geoffrey Thomas and Councilmember Jim Kamp. Monroe Mayor Geoffrey Thomas presented Police Chief Tim Quenzer with the annual Police and Fire Appreciation Week Proclamation during the regular business meeting of the Monroe City Council on Tuesday, Nov. 15. Created by Monroe Police and Fire Chaplains Pastor Michael Hanford and Sister Barbara Geib, Monroe Police and Fire Appreciation Week takes place every year during the week before Thanksgiving.

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  4. Monroe School Board Director Jim Scott passes away over the weekend; district respondsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Monroe School District Superintendent Dr. Fredrika Smith expressed deep sorrow over the unexpected passing of Monroe School Board Director Jim Scott over the weekend. Scott, a tireless advocate for the Monroe School District, was in his 11th year of service on the Monroe School Board, elected to his third four-year term in 2013.

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  5. NEWSRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2016 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    BDS Planning & Urban Design founder Brian Scott presented his strategy for downtown Monroe during the Monroe City Council meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 1. BDS was hired by the city in April and has been working on a strategy since May. Photo by Chris Hendrickson The Monroe City Council was given an overview of Monroe's new Downtown Revitalization Strategy last week, presented by BDS Planning & Urban Design principal Brian Scott with support from the Downtown Monroe Association . The 2016 Monroe Police Department Citizens Academy took place over the course of 11 weeks, offering attendees a crash course in everything the police department does.

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  6. Taking people back in timeRead the original story

    Nov 1, 2016 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    If a person pays attention, Monroe is filled with keen reminders of days past. From the metal loops affixed to the downtown pavement for securing a horse or two while shopping, to its collection of historic homes and churches, the city exudes its history.

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  7. Homecoming dinner before Monroe danceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Sahara Pizza Monroe owner Bridgette Tuttle went Hogwarts-wild for homecoming this year, transforming her restaurant into the famed Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry featured in the Harry Potter tales. Her homecoming-bound guests enjoyed a custom meal.

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  8. About UsRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    About Our Paper The Monroe Monitor/Valley News is a weekly newspaper available by subscription and at newsstands throughout Monroe and the Skykomish Valley. The Monitor was established in 1899 and is still serving local residents and businesses today and is the only newspaper that reaches the entire valley.

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  9. Monroe fitness center giving homeless a helping spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... to the public, but open to members of the homeless community. Anyone in need is welcome to stop by the downtown Monroe facility between 4 and 8 p.m., when Thrive will offer free showers, the chance to do laundry, hot meals, haircut vouchers and ...

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  10. Reaping benefits of Sultan HarvestRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... food was served inside Sultan City Council Chambers, with leftovers distributed to attendees, much as they are today. Monroe resident Harvey Tatel shows off his train set to Sultan Mayor Carolyn Eslick. Tatel and his wife Rosie are regular ...

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  11. Chambers loaded with holiday activitiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    The holiday season has officially arrived, and the Monroe and Sky Valley chambers of commerce invite the community to attend their annual holiday festivities. Organized by the Sky Valley Chamber of Commerce, Sultan's Winterfest combines the Sky Valley's largest craft fair of the gift-giving season with other events, providing a full day of family-friendly holiday activities.

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  12. Monroe Police investigating car theft spikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    The Monroe Police Department is investigating a recent surge in vehicle thefts in which older model Honda Civics and Accords are frequent targets. Since September, 13 vehicles have been stolen from Monroe residences and businesses, most recently a dark blue 1990 Honda Accord taken from the Morning Run Apartments over the weekend.

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  13. Brokk attachment expands smaller models' capabilitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Construction & Demolition Recycling

    Brokk , Monroe, Washington, has released the MC200 Multi Cutter to expand smaller Brokk models' versatility for contractors in steel cutting applications. The steel cutting attachment, manufactured by Brokk's sister company, Darda , headquartered in Blumberg, Germany, addresses a need for a lightweight, economical steel cutting tool.

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  14. Where does the dirt go from Seattle's big construction projects?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | KUOW-FM Seattle

    ... mines are played out, they need to be filled back in, as part of environmental reclamation." One of those mines is in Monroe. I headed out to the Fiorito mine in the Cascade foothills to meet Zak Fiorito. He runs Monroe Rock, one of many quarries ...

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  15. It's Going to Be a Spectacular December at The Rock ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 26 | PR Log

    This free evening offers refreshments, Santa, a live music production that rivals a Broadway Show, and many special moments sure to excite the child in everyone. Children are encouraged to attend with their parents for an incredible family-friendly time together on Friday, December 16th at 7pm or Saturday, December 17th at 5:30pm and 7pm at The Rock Church, 16891 146th St SE, Monroe, WA .

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  16. Stars in the Sky Valley: Hats off to Monroe's vintage homeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... Wolfe. Paul and Meagan Hallmark bought the hous in 2014. The Wolfe House was among the buildings featured during the Monroe Historical Society Historic Homes Tour. f you look up Monroe, WA on Wikipedia, you will see a photograph of the Carnation ...

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  17. Turkey targets for Thanksgiving dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... Day feast. The following Thanksgiving Day events take place on Thursday, Nov. 24, and all are welcome to attend. At Monroe's Main Street Cafe, the dining event takes place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., and serves as a fundraiser for Monroe nonprofit Take ...

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  18. Public weighs in on axing term limits in MonroeRead the original story

    Monday Nov 21 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo by Chris Hendrickson Community advocate Bridgette Tuttle spoke in favor of repealing term limits during Monroe City Council public hearing last week The Monroe City Council held the first of two public hearings last week, taking testimony in support and opposition of Councilmember Patsy Cudaback's proposal to repeal the city's eight-year term limit for elected positions in the city. The idea to implement term limits was proposed in 2011 by former Monroe City Councilmember Kurt Goering, who provided testimony during the hearing in support of keeping the term limits.

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  19. Making homeless connectionsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 21 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Chris Hendrickson Catholic Community Services Behavioral Health Navigator Irene Slagle chats with a man living north of U.S. 2 who was extremely sick last week, and unable to leave his tent. They're sprinkled throughout Monroe, tucked away, barely noticeable until you glimpse a fuchsia pink tent or blue plastic tarp through the trees.

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  20. Monroe Police, Fire Appreciation WeekRead the original story

    Monday Nov 21 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Chris Hendrickson From left, Snohomish County Fire District 7 Capt. Mike Hill, St. Mary of the Valley Father Phillip Bloom, Sister Barbara Geib and Monroe Police Officer Adam Wolf.

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