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Snohomish County Newswire

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  1. Organizations drop plan for Northlake Regional Fire AuthorityRead the original story

    Yesterday | PNW Local News

    Discussions between four area fire service providers looking into the possibility of creating a Regional Fire Authority have been called off after a Feb. 4 vote of the RFA Committee. The Committee, comprised of the Northshore Fire Department, Woodinville Fire and Rescue, Snohomish County Fire District 10 and the City of Bothell, decided not to pursue negotiations, effectively ending the possibility of a consolidated fire authority in their jurisdictions.

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  2. Deadline Tuesday to return Edmonds School District levy ballotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | My Edmonds

    Tuesday, Feb. 9 is the deadline to turn in ballots for the Edmonds School District Replacement Technology/Capital Levy. Ballots must be postmarked by Feb. 9 or voters can deposit them postage-free in a Snohomish County ballot dropbox.

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  3. Snohomish County Vikings coach developing talentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Photos by Jim Scolman Snohomish County Vikings football coach Tom Fischer speaks with players during tryouts on Saturday, Jan. 30. The Vikings play their first game in April, with the goal of reaching the Western Washington Football Alliance championship, which will be at the Tacoma Dome this year. Tom Fischer loves football.

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  4. Letter of Thanks: Community resource paramedic appreciates support for new collaborative programRead the original story

    Dec 7, 2015 | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    I wanted to thank our community for supporting a new collaborative, cost-saving program, and report back on the progress we've made so far. Three months ago, I began serving as the Community Resource Paramedic for a program launched jointly by Snohomish County Fire District 7, Monroe Fire District 3 and Lake Stevens Fire.

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  5. Carbon tax measure, I-732, might be on Washington ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | HeraldNet

    ... there is value simply in bringing climate change conversations to the forefront of policy discussion. The Snohomish County Democrats endorsed I-732 while also remaining open to other proposals. "We're not necessarily throwing all weight behind ...

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  6. Sedro-Woolley STEM Network is Awarded a $30,000 Washington State STEM ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... in Sedro-Woolley. This is the first STEM Network in Skagit County and the only STEM Network north of Snohomish County. "This STEM grant builds on our commitment to educational excellence and preparing our children for exciting careers in ...

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  7. United Way teams up with WorkSource for free federal tax preparation servicesRead the original story

    Monday | The Monroe Monitor & Valley News

    Thanks to a partnership between United Way of Snohomish County and WorkSource Monroe, some Sky Valley residents are eligible to get their federal income taxes filed for free. The free tax preparation service provides basic federal tax returns for households with $62,000 in annual income or less.

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  8. Lawyers to contest competency ruling for man accused in killingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | HeraldNet

    ... to a group home. He's visited two potential placements in Everett in December, according to court papers. Snohomish County deputy prosecutor Chris Dickinson refiled the second-degree murder charge against Brodahl last month. A new mental health ...

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  9. Carbon tax may land on ballot this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | HeraldNet

    ... there is value simply in bringing climate change conversations to the forefront of policy discussion. The Snohomish County Democrats endorsed I-732 while also remaining open to other proposals. "We're not necessarily throwing all weight behind ...

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  10. Snohomish Officers Find Mans Body In LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Patch.com

    Body found in Blackman's Lake thought to be missing LFP fisherman Shoreline Area News Snohomish County Sheriff's deputies found the body of a man in a yellow rain jacket floating in Blackman's Lake in the City of Snohomish on Sunday.It is believed to be the 38 year old Lake Forest Park fisherman who disappeared on Saturday, December 6, 2014, but the final determination will come from By clicking "Subscribe!", you agree to have read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy . We never share your address.

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  11. Traffic, homelessness remain a focus for Marysville in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | HeraldNet

    ... from city property taxes and a portion of their state taxes. Nehring said that he's been talking with the Snohomish County Council to get some county taxes included in that exemption. Making that an attractive area for business investment is crucial ...

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  12. Everett nonprofit mentors parents to be teachersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | HeraldNet

    ... Parents as Teachers. "We really see ChildStrive as an anchor provider of quality early learning services in Snohomish County," said Caroline Maillard, community investor for eduction with Boeing's Global Corporate Citizenship-NW Region . The program ...

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  13. Upcoming author events in Snohomish CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | HeraldNet

    Everett Public Library will host a free reading by Russo, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of 'Empire Falls.' A 6 p.m. private reception, for which a limited number of tickets are available, will be followed by his reading and book signing.

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  14. Ban self-serve gas? Poll shows growing interest in full-serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | HeraldNet

    ... or topping off fluids. What do you think? Should Washington ban self-service gas? What's your favorite Snohomish County fuel station that still offers a full-service pump? Send me your thoughts at [email protected] . Please include your ...

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  15. Helping parents be teachers: ChildStrive nurtures skills, connects families with resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | HeraldNet

    ... Parents as Teachers. "We really see ChildStrive as an anchor provider of quality early learning services in Snohomish County," said Caroline Maillard, community investor for eduction with Boeing's Global Corporate Citizenship-NW Region . The program ...

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  16. Palumbo favored for Somersa former Snohomish Co. Council seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | HeraldNet

    Guy Palumbo earned Democrats' support Saturday as their top pick to fill Executive Dave Somers' former seat on the Snohomish County Council. But it's up to county council members to make the final selection.

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  17. Snohomish County's 5th District PCOs meet to choose nominees to succeed Dave SomersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Northwest Progressive Institute

    Good morning, and welcome to NPI's live coverage of the special nominating caucus to fill the council vacancy created by the election of Dave Somers as Snohomish County Executive. This special nominating caucus has been called by the Snohomish County Democratic Central Committee in accordance with state party rules, to select three nominees to present to the Snohomish County Council.

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  18. Guest commentary: Coal, oil trains offer more threat than benefit to regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | HeraldNet

    The Pacific Northwest faces a growing surge of crude oil trains and barges, coupled with proposals for massive coal export terminals that will snarl traffic, delay freight and threaten the health of our communities. Recent action by Congress to lift a long-standing ban on oil exports is likely to accelerate the increase in oil train and barge traffic and the risk of devastating spills, fires and explosions.

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  19. Arrest made in 2014 break-in at Gold Bar Post OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | HeraldNet

    ... provided the fingerprints to postal inspectors who had them analyzed in a lab. Gold Bar contracts with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office for police services. Investigators believe the same suspect broke into the Gold Bar post office again in ...

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  20. Modern theft of vintage gun revives 1927 Sultan murder taleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... are grainy, the thief a fleeting silhouette. Brewster is one of 13 police and corrections officers from Snohomish County who have died in the line of duty. The tragic tale of the small-town lawman has faded over the past 88 years, much like the ...

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