Wed, May 23, 2012
The Special Olympics and the ACF WSCA need your help...
Come and have some fun! Okay, some work too.
Person of Interest in Hit and Run Sought
Everett, Wash. - Snohomish County Sheriff's Office detectives are seeking help from the public in identifying a person of interest who may have information related to a hit and run of a motorcycle patrol deputy May 7, 2012.
Bartell Drugs partners with Food Lifeline for "Bartell's Community Food Drive" beginning May 28
Helping out-of-school children and families in need this summer
Mon, May 21, 2012
Steve Hobbs blasts opponents for campaign finance tricks
Congressional candidate Steve Hobbs, D-Lake Stevens, blasted opponents Laura Ruderman, Suzan DelBene, Darcy Burner, Darshan Rauniyar, and John Koster for filing to finish former Congressman Jay Inslee’s term in the old 1st Congressional District while running to represent the new district.
State Committee on Geographic Names tables Soap Lake name change request
Panel tables proposal to rename Soap Lake in Grant County; votes against changing the name of Ebey Slough in Snohomish County
JOHN KOSTER TO RUN IN SPECIAL ELECTION
John Koster announced today his decision to enter the Special Election to fill the remainder of Jay Inslee's unexpired term:
Navy's New Warship: Boon or Boondoggle?
When the U.S. Senate Armed Services Committee takes up the new defense budget on Tuesday, an issue that's sure to come up is the Navy's newest warship.
Fri, May 18, 2012
Change of watch held for Coast Guard Vice Commandant
Vice Adm. Sally Brice-O’Hara was relieved by Vice Adm. John P. Currier as vice commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard during a military change of watch ceremony held here Friday morning at Fort Lesley J. McNair.
County opens Deer Gate access on Mtn. Loop Hwy.
Snohomish County Public Works’ crews have reopened the Deer Creek gate on Mountain Loop Highway, providing access to the Big Four Ice Caves, Barlow Pass and other recreational opportunities.
Larsen on Planned Closure of Everett Area Mail Processing Facility: “Outrageous”
Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, issued the following statement today after the U.S. Postal Service announced that it is moving forward with its plan to close up to 140 distribution facilities, including the Everett Area Mail Processing Facility which serves residents in Snohomish, Skagit, Whatcom, Island and San Juan counties.
Thu, May 17, 2012
A Volcanic Addition to the National Park System?
Weekend includes Mount St. Helens Rally, Nat'l. Parks Family Day
Pacific Medical Centers, Providence Medical Group team-up to provide active and retired military families with health care services closer to home
Pacific Medical Centers (PacMed) today announced nearly 10,000 eligible military families and retirees living in Snohomish County no longer will need to travel to Seattle to visit a doctor, thanks to a unique partnership with Providence Medical Group.
Rich Huebner Named Sports Sales Manager at Snohomish County Sports Commission
Rich Huebner has joined the Snohomish County Tourism Bureau as Sports Sales Manager
SR 529 Ebey Slough bridge closed tonight, this weekend
Drivers headed to or from Marysville tonight or this weekend will need to plan ahead for closures of State Route 529 at the Ebey Slough Bridge.
Wed, May 16, 2012
School bus safety cameras make their debut
An effort to protect school children entering and exiting school buses is off to a modest, but successful start in Spokane.
Part-time Professors Get Unemployment Advice from the Pros
Wash. - Getting unemployment benefits can be a challenge, particularly for those in temporary jobs.
U.S. Lessons for China: Learning to Manage Cities
The United States has lessons for China about how to establish great cities.
Tue, May 15, 2012
SeaTac 'Turbulence' Over Airport Workers' Wages & Benefits
There's some turbulence at the biggest airport in the state, as workers behind the scenes at Sea-Tac International speak up about their concerns about pay and benefits as contractors.
Mon, May 14, 2012
Baby boomers at risk of Hepatitis C, deadly but treatable viral disease
If you remember the Summer of Love, you may want to get tested at Snohomish Health District
Fri, May 11, 2012
County proclaims May “Motorcycle Safety Month
Snohomish County is joining federal, state and local highway safety offices and motorcycle organizations in proclaiming May as “Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month.”
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