Snohomish County Newswire

Snohomish County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Snohomish County, WA.

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  1. Sky Valley Community AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Kelly Sullivan: Snohomish County Fire District 26 Fire Chief Eric Andrews and volunteer firefighter Brian Kendall with their service awards at the 19th Annual Sky Valley Community Awards Celebration on Saturday, Feb. 11. Residents up and down the Sky Valley spend many hours each year giving back to the community without expecting a return. Ever year, Sky Valley Chamber of Commerce staff ensure their work is recognized at the annual Community Awards Celebration Potluck.

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  2. Neighbors raise crumb rubber concerns at Meadowdale PlayfieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    ... and I try to limit them where I can." Crumb rubber has been a topic of debate for a few years in southern Snohomish County. After some community members protested the Edmonds School Board's decision to use crumb rubber infill on sports fields at the ...

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  3. Community Transit to offer limited commuter service on Presidents DayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    Community Transit will operate local buses and DART Paratransit service within Snohomish County on a regular schedule on Presidents Day, Feb. 20. Commuter service to and from downtown Seattle and the University District will be reduced that day. Downtown Seattle service will be limited to Routes 402, 413 and 421.

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  4. Edmonds treatment plant receiving extra sewage flows following damage ...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    The City of Edmonds has been doing its part to assist King County in managing extra wastewater flows following major rain-related damage to Seattle's West Point Treatment Plant, said Edmonds Public Works Director Phil Williams. According to Williams, Edmonds for many years has had a "flow swap arrangement" with King County to manage wastewater flows out of the Lake Ballinger pump station, which is located at the King County/Snohomish County border.

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  5. Happening nearby: Forum discussing local homelessness coming to Mountlake TerraceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | My Edmonds

    The number of south Snohomish County residents with no permanent home or temporary shelter has risen sharply. The causes and prevention of homelessness will be the topic of a forum at at "Homelessness Here," a Sno-Isle Libraries forum scheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 28. The 90-minute event will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Mountlake Terrace Library, 23300 58th Ave. W. The libraries of south Snohomish County invite you to attend, and bring questions for a panel of local experts.

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  6. Jailed Skagit County sheriff's deputy moved to another jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A Skagit County sheriff's deputy arrested for investigation of domestic violence has been moved to another jail after he attempted suicide. The Skagit Valley Herald reported that Russell Whitmore was moved Friday to Snohomish County Jail from a hospital.

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  7. Rural Republicans: Tim Eyman's I-747 is choking the life out of our cities and countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Northwest Progressive Institute

    ... of the initiative would lead to cutbacks in public services. From the voter's pamphlet statement: "King and Snohomish County residents are sick of gridlock. I-747 means intersection and county highway improvements won't get made," says Snohomish ...

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  8. From the Development Services Director: Meeting housing needs in EdmondsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | My Edmonds

    ... While a number of cities in east King County have such a joint program, being a financial partner in the Snohomish County area is still a ways off. One other important way that Edmonds is working to meet housing needs is the development of a housing ...

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  9. Edmonds Police Blotter: Feb. 7-14Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | My Edmonds

    He was booked into Snohomish County Jail. 21300 block 80th Avenue West: Woman called police to report bag of found property, with multiple documents inside belonging to different people.

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  10. County settles with 2011 Marysville crash victim for $375KRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | HeraldNet

    Snohomish County has agreed to settle a lawsuit with a former Marysville Getchell High School student injured in a 2011 car crash that killed a classmate who was driving at the time. The settlement will pay $375,000 to Lars Kundu.

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  11. Edmonds City Council unanimously takes stand supporting state gun safe storage billRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | My Edmonds

    ... that Edmonds believes in common sense safety," she added Lynn Carpenter, an Edmonds resident who leads the Snohomish County League of Women Voters, noted the league has had a position supporting gun safety since 1994 and is advocating for HB 1122. ...

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  12. 'Help me kill my wife,' man wrote in a text mistakenly sent to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... 42, was arrested early last week in Monroe, Washington, on suspicion of planning a murder-for-hire after Snohomish County sheriff's deputies were alerted to a chilling text message sent from Lytle's phone and addressed to someone named "Shayne." But ...

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  13. Father Charged With Soliciting Hit Man to Kill Wife and 4-Year-Old Daughter: AuthoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Yahoo!

    ... a February 7 missive saying he wanted to move forward with his desire to get rid of the woman and child, Snohomish County prosecutors said. "Hey Shayne, how's it going?" the text began, according to an arrest affidavit. "You remember you said that ...

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  14. Learn more Feb. 17 about organization formed to help local seniors age in placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | My Edmonds

    Northwest Neighbors Network , a nonprofit organization formed to help seniors age in place in South Snohomish and North King counties, is hosting an informational presentation this Friday Feb. 17 from 3:30-4:30 p.m. at the Edmonds Library, 650 Main St. Learn how NNN plans to help community members stay living as long as possible in the comfort and security of their own homes or apartments, with support from neighborhood volunteers of all ages and pre-screened professionals. "Light refreshments and engaging conversation will be cordially served," the group's announcement says.

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  15. Man Mistakenly Texted Former Boss In Search Of HitmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Switched

    ... would-be killer. It went to Lytle's former boss, who contacted police, authorities said. Lytle admitted to Snohomish County sheriff's deputies on Feb. 8 that he wrote the text, but said he was only venting his frustration after an argument with his ...

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  16. Snohomish County League of Women Voters to present democracy award at Feb. 18 luncheonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | My Edmonds

    At its annual birthday luncheon this Saturday, Feb. 18 at Everett Community College, the League of Women Voters of Snohomish County will present its 2017 Democracy in Action award to Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert. Elected to office in 2011, Tolbert is serving her second term.

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  17. Police request social worker backupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... mental health issues or substance abuse "need more intensive care while incarcerated," Irving said. The Snohomish County Jail has imposed restrictions on who can be booked for those reasons. People with those conditions cannot be booked by ...

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  18. Person shot by police in ArlingtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Seattle Times

    A person in Arlington was shot by police Tuesday morning, according to tweets from Everett police and the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office. An interagency team of investigators is launching its review of what happened, with more information expected this morning, said Shari Ireton, a spokeswoman for the sheriff's office and for the Snohomish Multi Agencies Response Team, which will include evidence technicians and other experts to interview the officers involved in the incident and meet with witnesses.

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  19. Law Office of Lance R. Fryrear Celebrates 2 Associate Attorney MilestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | PRWeb

    ... fifteen years. Mr. Fryrear is a member of the Federal Bar Association, Washington State Bar Association, Snohomish County Bar Association and National Association of Criminal Defense Attorneys. For more information, please call (425) 224-7075, or ...

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  20. Man charged for alleged plot to kill Pinay wife, daughter for insuranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | ABS-CBN News

    A 42-year-old man from Monroe, Washington was arrested and charged for allegedly plotting the murder of his Filipina wife and daughter for insurance money. A probable cause synopsis document sent to ABS-CBN News by Snohomish County Prosecuting Office showed that Jeffery Lytle sent a text message to someone named "Shayne" that allegedly greenlighted the murder of Rhoda Mee Funtanilla Lytle, his wife of more than 6 years, and their 4-year-old daughter.

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