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  1. In Our View / Vaccinations and the measles outbreak: Fantasyland so dangerousRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... said the outbreak had prompted a surge in requests for vaccinations, the New York Times reported . Here in Snohomish County, pediatrician Wendy Sue Swanson told the Washington Post the Disneyland outbreak is motivating parents who might have fallen ...

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  2. Snohomish man arrested; wife says he set her on fireRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    A man was behind bars Thursday after his wife reported that he lit her on fire because he suspected she was cheating on him. The woman's chest, left arm and both hands were covered in burns, a Snohomish County sheriff's deputy wrote in an affidavit filed in Everett District Court.

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  3. Camp Fire member Nattalie Anderson, 11, raises funds for campRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... Anderson has sold enough candy to pay for her summer camp. Nattalie was the top seller for Camp Fire in Snohomish County in 2013 and 2014. She was working this year's fundraiser on Wednesday when a stranger approached and pretended to inspect the ...

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  4. Weekend best bets: Hawks in Super Bowl, GroundFrog, Star Wars and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... Aquatic Center , 516 Maple Ave. The big screen: See "7 Minutes," which was filmed in Everett and around Snohomish County, at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Historic Everett Theatre. Three high school friends are forced to commit a brazen robbery which ...

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  5. Man hit, killed by car in Marysville is identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    A man who died Sunday after being struck by a car in Marysville has been identified as Randal J. Gregg, 39, of Marysville. Gregg's death remains under investigation by Marysville police and the Snohomish County Medical Examiner's Office.

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  6. Businesses need to take steps to prepare for emergenciesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... car and at the office. I have jugs of water and other supplies under my desk," Phillips said. "Here in Snohomish County, we have a tourist season. You have to consider how to handle that at your facility," she said. Businesses should take it a step ...

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  7. The 12th Man's guide to Super Bowl activities in Snohomish CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Local Seahawks fans have a chance to see Norm Johnson, a former kicker with the team, and shout out support for the Hawks at a 12th Man rally scheduled for 4 p.m. Friday at the Snohomish County Plaza in downtown Everett. And several big venues will open their doors Sunday for free public viewing and other events surrounding the Super Bowl.

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  8. Man's shooting death in Everett apartment ruled a homicideRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Jeffrey J. Wehl, 57, died from a gunshot wound to the head, the Snohomish County medical examiner said Thursday. His death was ruled a homicide.

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  9. WSDOT explains new Highway 104 crosswalk; activation tentatively set for Feb. 4Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | My Edmonds

    T here's a new HAWK in town, and the Washington State Department of Transportation has prepared a video explaining how it works. HAWK stands for High-intensity Activated CrossWalK.

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  10. Fourth lawsuit filed in Oso mudslideRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... about 40 homes. As with other mudslide lawsuits, this one names the state Department of Natural Resources, Snohomish County and Grandy Lake Forest Associates, a Mount Vernon company that logged an area atop of the hillside that gave way. It alleges ...

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  11. Inslee needs to sharpen his legislating techniques | The Petri DishRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Kent Reporter

    ... state lawmakers to get on board. He said there's not been much public support voiced by those representing Snohomish County. "Now let me explain the difficulty we have that local leaders have to be aware of," he said. "There are 21 legislators from ...

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  12. Everett businessman Greg Tisdel enters council raceRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    A businessman who has championed commercial passenger flights at Paine Field launched a campaign Tuesday for the Snohomish County Council, saying he's embarrassed by political infighting. Greg Tisdel is challenging fellow Democrat Brian Sullivan, the incumbent in District 2 .

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  13. Officers looking for car in fatal Everett hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | KXLY-TV Spokane

    Police are still looking for the car that fatally injured a pedestrian trying to cross a street Monday night near Everett. The Snohomish County sheriff's office say the car would have front-end damage and be missing an outside mirror.

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  14. Getting healthy: Successful tips for family caregiversRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 7 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    ... providing for their ill or elderly loved ones," said Maricel Halmo, community liaison for Right at Home of Snohomish County. "But the day-to-day responsibility of caring for another person can deplete one's health. Over time, stress, fatigue and ...

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  15. Witness says suspect confessed to him that he killed his wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    ... that day, four months after Susann Smith, 37, was found beaten, stabbed and drowned in her Bothell home. Snohomish County prosecutors are expected to rest Thursday in Smith's first-degree murder trial. His defense attorney agreed to forgo a jury and ...

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  16. Seahawks watch: The 12th Man's guide to Super Bowl activitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    Local Seahawks fans have a chance to shout out their support at a 12th Man rally scheduled for 4 p.m. Friday at the Snohomish County Plaza in downtown Everett. And several big venues will open their doors Sunday for free public viewing and other events surrounding the Super Bowl.

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  17. Inslee needs to sharpen his legislating techniquesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... state lawmakers to get on board. He said there's not been much public support voiced by those representing Snohomish County. 'Now let me explain the difficulty we have that local leaders have to be aware of,' he said. 'There are 21 legislators from ...

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  18. County's lawmakers try a little togetherness in OlympiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... 'It was a real opportunity for us to begin building a working relationship on the issues of importance to Snohomish County,' she said. There have been periodic attempts to get the delegation together, most recently on the question of where to put a ...

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  19. Hate litter? How to volunteer to pick it upRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | HeraldNet

    ... website , then contact their local area coordinator if they want to take the next step. In west Snohomish County, call 425-258-8300. In east Snohomish County, call 360-805-1151. For Island County, call 360-848-7230. You might just find Joyce among ...

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  20. Edmonds Museum storage is history - can you help?Read the original story

    Yesterday | My Edmonds

    ... are 2,000-plus square feet of safe, dry, heated (and preferably cooled) long-term space in South Snohomish County or North King County. As a "not for profit" organization, funds are limited, but the museum's 501(c) 3 status may provide tax benefits ...

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