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  1. Monroe teen vaping exceeds state averagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 10 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Vaping is on the rise among middle and high school students, prompting concern and prevention efforts among educators. In the state's 2016 Healthy Youth Survey, 29 percent of Monroe high school seniors answered that they had vaped in the past 30 days.

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  2. Fourth of July events in Snohomish CountyRead the original story

    Friday Jun 29 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Everett Colors of Freedom 4th of July Parade, Festival & Fireworks: Located in downtown Everett, the parade will take place at 11 a.m. near Colby & Wetmore aves. That afternoon, the festival will take place at Legion Park Bluff and will feature a parade, food, live music, and fireworks.

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  3. Many free meal options for kids are close byRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Mukilteo Tribune

    While students look forward to their summer vacation, not all have the same availability to eat regular meals like they would during the school year. To keep all children fed, the Snohomish, Monroe and Everett school districts are holding weekday summer meal programs.

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  4. Monroe sets stay-out-of-drug areasRead the original story

    Monday Jun 18 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Drug dealers and users who have prior drug related arrests will be subject to rearrest, jail time and fines if they are found in Monroe's new designated "SODA" zone downtown. SODA is the abbreviation for "stay out of designated area."

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  5. Snohomish credit card charges identified in audit all were reversedRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Credit card fraud on City of Snohomish credit cards was rectified when U.S. Bank reversed all fraudulent charges according to a June 4 email from finance director Debbie Burton. The fraudulent charges occurred in August and September of 2017, in addition to a May 2017 instance detailed in the Tribune 's May 23, 2018 issue .

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  6. Bill Bates, former Snohomish County Tribune publisher, served the community he lovedRead the original story

    May 8, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Bill Bates, who always cared about community and stayed active into his 90s, had a life well lived. He was an engaged mentor.

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  7. U.S. 2 trestle work starts this weekRead the original story

    May 2, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    U.S. 2 trestle drivers will have a smoother ride over the bridge by autumn, but the cost will be some spring and summer shutdowns. Contractors will repave the busy 3-mile westbound span from Bickford Avenue to the I-5 interchange, including the Hewitt Avenue trestle.

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  8. City Council considering giving Mayor Kartak a raiseRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Mayor John Kartak's $18,000-a-year salary may increase if the City Council decides it is right. A discussion on the mayor's salary is on the May 1 City Council agenda.

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  9. City wants to buy controversial East Monroe landRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The city is interested in buying the East Monroe site, and will seek $1 million worth of state and county grants to help pay for the potential acquisition. It's a route the city hasn't tried before, but the city says landowner Pastor Tom Minnick of Heritage Baptist Fellowship has put in writing that he is a willing seller.

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  10. Downtown Monroe kickstarts new eventsRead the original story

    Apr 17, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The Downtown Monroe Association has been busy, as bird lovers and brides-to-be will soon discover. Executive director Joie Worthen shared the nonprofit's efforts to promote downtown, including a wedding event and placing a flock of swift sculptures throughout the downtown core, at the April 10 City Council meeting.

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  11. Emergency radio system needs replacementRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The radios police and fire officials carry in the field are falling apart and in two years' time will be obsolete. Upgrading the countywide system will cost approximately $75 million.

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  12. Monroe council may let ATVs on public streetsRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The City Council is working on an ordinance to legalize driving wheeled all-terrain vehicles on roads in the city with speed limits 35 miles per hour or lower, with some input from Police Chief Tim Quenzer. The council weighed numerous options dealing with the type of ATVs allowed as well as insurance, rider and safety requirements.

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  13. Center gives people a place to belongRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Mark Nyberg, who has autism, had to challenge himself on a recent trip to the Snohomish Aquatic Center. "I had to take a little step and a big breath," Nyberg said.

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  14. City hires new brokers for North Kelsey, need to repay $4 mil debt lurksRead the original story

    Feb 13, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    A new real estate broker will be working to sell the remaining parcels at North Kelsey. An exclusive deal with a team from Lee & Associates and Westcoast Commercial, both Seattle firms, was approved by the City Council last week.

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  15. Snohomish Police Department to gain outreach officerRead the original story

    Jan 23, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The Police Department is poised to welcome a community outreach deputy as it says goodbye to its only K-9 handler and dog team. Police Chief Keith Rogers appeared at the Jan. 9 Public Safety Commission meeting and the Jan. 16 City Council meeting to garner support for his vision of an increasingly progressive police department.

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  16. Plan for Sky River Park to be discussed Jan. 31Read the original story

    Jan 23, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    After several rounds of soliciting community feedback, Monroe is finalizing plans for Lake Tye Park and the Cadman riverside site. The city's updated Parks Master Plan was presented to the city Park Board Jan. 18 and adoption of the plan is slated for the Feb. 6 City Council meeting.

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  17. News Bites for January 10, 2018Read the original story

    Jan 9, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The City Council approved gifting Catholic Housing Services land to build a low-barrier, low-income housing complex, the next step toward its completion. The location is 6107 Berkshire Drive, at the cusp of a middle class neighborhood that largely has opposed the plan from the start.

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  18. Monroe looking to improve more roads in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The city has several plans for projects for improving roads for drivers as well as for pedestrians. Among the plans include improvement projects for the Blueberry Lane/Kelsey Street intersection, sidewalk railway safety crossings at Fryelands Boulevard and 179th Street, and a second phase of extending the sidewalk along Chain Lake Road.

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  19. County Council budget takes no property tax hikeRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2017 | Mukilteo Tribune

    County Council Chair Brian Sullivan's budget retains much money for public safety, but does not take up the County Executive's proposed property tax increase. The county council chose to take no property tax increase.

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  20. Monroe crime statistics show stability for OctoberRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2017 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Crime in the city held steady last month, according to Police Department incident figures. Police Chief Tim Quenzer gave the City Council a crime update last week on the Police Department's projects and how certain crimes are trending around the city.

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