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  1. Monroe School District going back to votersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo by Kelly Sullivan: If passed, the Replacement of Expiring School Program and Operations levy is expected to raise $51.7 million through 2022. Monroe School District voters will be asked to renew a levy that expires next year in an upcoming special election.

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  2. Festival at the FieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Kelly Sullivan: Festival at the Fields volunteer Caitlin Bush makes a card for her friend Josie Alldredge, who is in treatment for her second bout of Hodgkin's Lymphoma, at Willie Green's Organic Farm on Friday, Dec. 15. Babysitter Nicole Swanberg and Justin and Dalton Packard found out about the Festival at the Fields the morning of the event and wanted to take part in the activities held at Willie Green's Organic Farm. Sky Valley community members met in near-winter weather to support local nonprofits and a struggling friend at a rain-soaked family farm on Friday.

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  3. Leaders celebrate mammography unit openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Kelly Sullivan: EvergreenHealth Monroe CAO Renee Jensen thanks a group of Sky Valley women community leaders for coming to the lunch at EvergreenHealth Monroe on Thursday, Dec. 14. YMCA of Snohomish County vice president of operations Patsy Cudaback speaks at a lunch with other Sky Valley women community leaders at EvergreenHealth Monroe. EvergreenHealth's breast center's 3-D mammography unit is now up and running.

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  4. Years of service come to endRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo by Kelly Sullivan: Snohomish County Fire District 7 Board of Fire Commissioners Dean Schwartz, Shauna Willner and Marc Inman said their goodbyes earlier this month. Dean Schwartz, Shauna Willner and Marc Inman will step down from their posts serving the residents of Snohomish County and representing the agency prior to the start of 2018.

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  5. Monroe raising water, stormwater charges starting in 2018Read the original story

    Dec 18, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    The Monroe City Council has approved next year's budget, which includes nearly $90 million in expenses - which includes transfers - across all accounts. Acting in agreement with Mayor Geoffrey Thomas, the council voted not to raise the city's portion of property taxes in 2018, exclusive of new construction, but charges for water and stormwater services will go up by 7.5 percent and 4 percent respectively - the same as in 2017.

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  6. Inmates finding balance at Monroe complexRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Kelly Sullivan: Volunteer Brian Charlton led class at the Monroe Correctional Complex Minimum Security Unit in Monroe on Thursday, Dec. 7. Seghon Rorie received a 16-year sentence a little more than a decade ago. He was convicted of second-degree assault with a deadly weapon.

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  7. Monroe Police ID holiday traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo by Kelly Sullivan: Nearly half a dozen off-duty Monroe Police officers brought family, boxes full of presents and a check for $1,000 to the Seattle Children's Hospital on Friday, Dec. 8. This was the first time the Monroe Police Department has provided holiday gifts to Seattle Children's Hospital. Local businesses assisted with the toy drive.

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  8. Vernon Lee Sandbak - April 7, 1949 - November 19, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    It is with great sadness that the family of Vern Sandbak announces his passing after a brief but courageous battle with cancer. Vern peacefully left us at his home late on Sunday, November 19, 2017, at the age of 68. His final days were spent surrounded by his loving wife of 30 years, Beverly, daughter, Stephanie, his parents, George , and Naomi , sisters, Vicki and Georgene, and brothers, Verle and Jeffrey, as well as his extended family from Town Ford and many caring and concerned friends.

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  9. Hats off to Monroe's vintage homeownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo by Valeria Rae: The Wolfe House was built in 1903 by Daniel and Matilda Wolfe. Paul and Meagan Hallmark bought the hous in 2014.

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  10. Miss Washington Teen USA keeps full scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo courtesy of Miss Washington Teen USA: Stormy and Summer Keffeler have raised $1,700 so far for their nonprofit Play on Sports, which helps kids from low-income families access athletic opportunities. Summer Keffeler asserts she still has time for friends and sleep between going to school full-time, her competitive dance schedule and balancing her duties as Miss Washington Teen USA.

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  11. Lessons from GhanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo courtesy of Marissa Norton: EvergreenHealth Monroe interns Marissa Norton and Justin Fernando traveled to Ghana two summers in a row to help address chronic health conditions in vulnerable communities. A pair of EvergreenHealth Monroe Pharmacy interns have visited Ghana two summers in a row to help address chronic conditions prevalent among vulnerable communities.

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  12. Dictionaries giving students right wordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Kelly Sullivan: Evelyn Gales, Alex Blanquet and Marquice Custis grab dictionaries from Tualco Grange volunteers at Fryelands Elementary in Monroe on Thursday, Nov. 30. Annie Zizumbo, Jace Young, Liam Robbins, Xander King, Megan Sanchez and Jasmine Panosovets grab dictionaries from Tualco Grange volunteers at Fryelands Elementary in Monroe on Thursday, Nov. 30. Thousands of students have received the thick paperbacks since the Words for Thirds program was established locally 13 years ago. Volunteers visited five elementary schools and passed out dictionaries last week.

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  13. The life of Murray GudmundsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo courtesy of Jackie Gudmundson: Murray and Jackie Gudmundson were maried for 10 years prior to his untimely death on Nov. 22. Together they had a child, Bodee, who is now eight. Photo by Kelly Sullivan: Family and friends gathered to celebrate the life of Murray A. Gundmunson Jr. at Cascade Community Church in Monroe on Friday, Dec. 1. Friday's celebration of life for the Monroe man drew close to 900 friends and family from throughout the country to the Cascade Community Church.

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  14. Sky Valley Food Bank announces holiday distribution schedule for food, toysRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    The Sky Valley Food Bank will distribute holiday toys to registered community members 9 a.m. to noon and 1-4 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 16. It's important to preregister children 0-13 in order to receive gifts. Holiday food will be distributed 9-11:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 18, Wednesday, Dec. 20, and Friday, Dec. 22, and again 5:30-7 p.m. on Dec. 18. The Sky Valley Food Bank is at 233 Sky River Parkway in Monroe.

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  15. Frances Marie "Penny" Kane Hager March 20, 1949 - November 17, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Born in Philadelphia, PA on March 20, 1949, Frances Marie "Penny" Kane Hager grew up competing in Irish Step Dancing. She and her sisters Pat and Barbara danced on the Ted Mack Show and the 1965 New York World's Fair.

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  16. Murray A. Gudmundson Jr. October 10, 1970 - November 22, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Murray A. Gudmundson Jr. of Monroe, born October 10, 1970, joined our Lord in Heaven on Wednesday, November 22, 2017. Murray was a man of absolute faith he spent his life serving others in many ways, to bring help and support to his family, friends, neighbors and customers.

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  17. Light Up Monroe shines againRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Kelly Sullivan: Hundreds of residents turned out to Traveler's Park for the annual Light Up Monroe event on Sunday, Nov. 26. Downtown Monroe was lit up with the beams from thousands of tiny, vibrant bulbs, the sounds of carolers and holiday cheers shortly after sunset Sunday. The city's Christmas trees have been illuminated once again.

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  18. Monroe hiring consultant to help sell North Kelsey propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo by Kelly Sullivan: Monroe City Councilmembers discuss hiring a consultant to help market and sell the six remaining North Kelsey city-owned properties. The city of Monroe is hiring a consultant to help market the six unsold North Kelsey properties that sit north of U.S. Highway 2. They will work with a broker the city has yet to hire.

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  19. Monroe Council considers regulating ATVs on city streetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 27, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo by Kelly Sullivan: Austin Finch spoke in support of allowing WATVs to drive on Monroe's streets at the most recent Monroe City Council meeting last Tuesday. The Monroe City Council is asking the committee responsible for reviewing transportation and public safety issues to weigh in on wheeled all-terrain vehicles.

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  20. Man killed near Monroe by collapsed mobile homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 25, 2017 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photo courtesy of Suzy Olson: A man was killed when a mobile home he was attempting to move collapsed on top of him in the 26700 block of Old Pipeline Road on Wednesday, Nov. 22. Snohomish County Fire District 7 reports a man was killed while trying to move a single-wide mobile home from his property in the 26700 block of Old Pipeline Road in Monroe on Wednesday, Nov. 22. The victim was reportedly attempting to remove the mobile home when it collapsed on top of him, according to Fire District 7, which was dispatched to the scene around noon last Wednesday. The man was deceased by the time crews arrived.

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