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  1. Monroe to sell parcel at North KelseyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The city inked a deal to put a sale in motion for land at the corner of Tjerne Place and Chain Lake Road last week. The 1.2 acre parcel is one of two empty properties that sit just southeast of the Lowe's parking lot.

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  2. Monroe council nixes city fireworks ban ideaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2016 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The City Council last week weighed creating a citywide fireworks ban, but most council members said they do not support one. The challenges of enforcing a ban was one rationale used against implementing a ban.

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  3. Residents cheer proposed Snohomish sewer rate dropRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 22, 2016 | Mukilteo Tribune

    A proposal to reduce city sewer rates by 10 percent in 2017 is a welcome change to most ratepayers. The reduction could mean about $20 shaved specifically from sewer bills for the average family.

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  4. Effort to woo Olympia to widen SR 522 may face challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Effort to woo Olympia to widen SR 522 may face challenge Local legislators say county should pay for widening project from own backyard; County Exec disagrees - A recent push is on to ask state legislators to fund the final expansion of state Route 522, a commuter highway seen as the "critical link" between U.S. 2 and King County. Some state legislators,though, say the ball is really in the county's court, which County Executive Dave Somers rebuked last week.

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  5. Profiles of People "Welcome Neighbor" : Imam Zafar SarwarRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2016 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Imam, in the Arabic language, means he who leads the prayers. Imam Zafar Sarwar does that, but he is much more to his Ahmadiyya Muslim community.

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  6. How much would mayoral change measure cost city?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2016 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Fell said the estimated cost for this issue, based on the size of Snohomish and past voter history, could be around $5,000 from the city coffers. If a primary is needed to narrow a field of mayoral candidates, it would cost the city around an additional $7,500, Fell said.

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  7. More on this story...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Longtime Snohomish resident Bill Betten is certain he can bring about change in the city. Betten wants the city to move from a "weak mayor" to a "strong mayor" form of government.

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  8. More...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Char marks rose from the side windows of the medical marijuana dispensary on U.S. 2 in this photo taken Tuesday, Dec. 22. - A fire early last week at the Have A Heart medical marijuana dispensary in the 14500 block of U.S. 2 between Snohomish and Monroe temporarily closed it down. A makeshift sales area was created in front of the dispensary on Wednesday, Dec. 23 using a portable building.

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  9. Monroe Chamber director leaving Farewell event on Tuesday, Dec. 29Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The Monroe Chamber's enthusiastic director, Una Wirkebau, is leaving, but not too far away. Wirkebau will become the area coordinator for Snohomish, Chelan and Douglas counties for the Washington State Restaurant and Lodge Association.

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  10. Grassroots petition to change mayor's role being consideredRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Longtime Snohomish resident Bill Betten is certain he can bring about change in the city. Betten wants the city to move from a "weak mayor" to a "strong mayor" form of government.

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  11. More...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    The often-challenged East Monroe rezone was approved at the city level and now it will be forwarded to the scrutiny of a state board. As anticipated, the City Council voted 4-3 along predictable lines to rezone almost 43 acres of flood prone greenspace off of U.S. 2 into commercial zoning.

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  12. Fundraising effort for man killed in stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Father. Loved one. Musician. College student. More than words are used to describe Grant Strinden, 23, of Monroe through photos shared of the man with his daughter and fiancA e.

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  13. Clearview, Monroe fire districts eye future mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Monroe Fire District No. 3 and Clearview Fire District No. 7 are in talks of merging.

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  14. Profiles of People: Monroe Mayor Geoffrey ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Monroe Mayor Geoffrey Thomas prepares to push Charlotte Wysocki, 7, of Seattle in her wheelchair down to first base as she hits the ball during the opening day game of the Miracle League in Monroe in April 2014. Monroe's Mayor Geoffrey Thomas stood in pouring rain without hat or umbrella to speak at the Monroe Family Village ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, Oct. 30. He did this to make a point.

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  15. Snohomish Haggen to be sold away?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Grocery chain Haggen's longstanding core stores, including the Snohomish Haggen on Avenue D, could be put up for auction this January if a bankruptcy court approves the request. Meanwhile, the Monroe Haggen will be turned into an Albertsons again and the Everett Haggen will become a Safeway again after a national 127-store auction concluded last week.

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  16. Food banks can use turkeys, cash donationsRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Nearby food banks are looking for help with filling their shelves in anticipation of the holiday season. Food banks feed families who need a hand up and who sometimes cannot afford the turkey and traditional trimmings that make up a Thanksgiving meal.

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  17. Coalition seeks funding for state Route 522, U.S. 2Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    A group dedicated to improving highway safety is looking for more funding for state Route 522 to have the remainder of the stretch widened to four lanes. The U.S. 2 Safety Coalition met last week to discuss a plan for gaining funding for both state Route 522 and U.S. 2. Both highways were passed up in the state Legislature's transportation package in July.

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  18. Haggen wants to close its Monroe, south Everett storesRead the original story

    Sep 30, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Grocery chain Haggen wants to close down its newly acquired Monroe and Everett stores along with 100 others by the end of this year. The beleaguered Bellingham-based grocer put the Monroe store on U.S. 2 and former Everett Safeway at 75th Street and Evergreen Way on a list of money-losing stores it wants to shed by Dec. 31 as part of a bankruptcy restructuring filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court.

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  19. Profiles of People: Emanuel Popa, computer guruRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    Emanuel Popa sits in the workspace of his shop with computers opened up to be worked on at the desk behind him. Emanuel Popa is only 36 years old, but he often reflects back to his time "back in the day," because for him the phrase recalls the time when he fell in love with computers.

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  20. Road rage incident on Monroe's streetsRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2015 | Mukilteo Tribune

    On Sept. 9, there was an attempted stabbing near the intersection of W. Columbia and Dickinson Street as a result of a road rage incident.

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