Thu, May 24, 2012
Applause page-Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) 40th Annual Recognition Event
The Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (RSVP) sponsored by Catholic Community Services celebrated and thanked nearly 200 volunteers from all around Snohomish County with a brunch and program at the 40th Annual Volunteer Recognition event on May 23, 2012 held at the Medallion Hotel in Arlington.
For WA Oil Refineries, What Qualifies as Air Pollution?
Ecology Dept. Seeks to Limit Definition of "Air Contaminants"
Wed, May 23, 2012
County vigil honors girl slain in racial attack
Snohomish County’s Executive Office and Human Rights Commission invite the public to join them during a May 30 vigil honoring the death of Brisenia Flores.
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.
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