Lynnwood

He thought he was buying a cellphone but got robbed instead

The lesson: If you’re buying from someone online, don’t do the exchange in a dark parking lot.

Why is there a bitcoin ATM at this Lynnwood gas station?

And by the way, what is bitcoin? It’s cryptocurrency backed by nothing — but worth a whole lot.

Lynnwood police searching for man in bank robbery

A customer briefly chased the suspect toward the Alderwood Boys Girls Club.

2 PowerPoint slides prompt court to overturn murder verdict

The state Court of Appeals has ordered a new trial in a 2014 stabbing death near Lynnwood.

Target Zero honors traffic heroes

Target Zero Snohomish County in December recognized local law enforcement officials for their efforts in the area of traffic enforcement. Lynnwood Police officer Mark Brinkman… Continue reading

Police arrest men after shots are fired in Lynnwood

Police were told one man was causing a disturbance and had a gun, but someone else did the shooting.

Everett man, 19, arrested in Lynnwood-area homicide

A Lynnwood man was shot and killed during an argument Saturday night, apparently over a loaned car.

They wouldn’t serve a pitcher of beer, so he caused a flood

It was last call for alcohol. Denied a large pour, the man broke a urinal, causing $5,200 in damage.

Comcast center earns Hire-A-Vet Award

Workforce Snohomish and Employment Security Department honored Comcast Service Center in Lynnwood with the 2017 Hire-A-Vet Award on Nov. 28. The Service Center hired 12… Continue reading

Car connected to fatal Lynnwood shooting found in Everett

Police are still searching for two men and a woman they consider to be armed and dangerous.

Rotary honors Alderwood Middle teacher

Brett Schwartz, an eighth-grade teacher at Alderwood Middle School, was named the Alderwood-Terrace Rotary Club November Educator of the Month. “Students in Brett’s class read… Continue reading

17-year-old arrested in stabbing at Martha Lake Park

The victim, who was hospitalized, said he had agreed to buy marijuana from the suspect.

EdCC fast-tracks training for addiction counseling

The opioid crisis created a need to quickly accredit already-licensed health professionals.

Man stabbed in Lynnwood park during alleged drug deal

A 38-year-old man was stabbed at Martha Lake Park early Wednesday during an alleged drug deal. Police haven’t found the suspect. The two… Continue reading

High schools bring in 20K pounds of food

Edmonds School District high schools each held a holiday food drive. Together, this year’s efforts brought in more than 20,000 pounds of food for food… Continue reading

School kids fill “sleigh” for peers

St. Thomas More Parish School performs monthly service projects. In December, its students collected new gifts and toys to benefit children supported by Catholic Community… Continue reading

Shoulder-driving could ease the morning I-5 bus commute

Sound Transit and the state propose reconfiguring southbound lanes from Lynnwood to Mountlake Terrace.

A drawing of the Lynnwood Link Light Rail station. [1] Bike racks; [2] parking garage; [3] station entrance; [4] elevator; [5] elevated platform. (Sound Transit)

Sound Transit a ‘little nervous’ about $1.2B light rail grant

One worry is that Trump’s infrastructure plans could support private toll roads over mass transit.

A drawing of the Lynnwood Link Light Rail station. [1] Bike racks; [2] parking garage; [3] station entrance; [4] elevator; [5] elevated platform. (Sound Transit)

Why groundcovers are essential to the Northwest garden

The head gardener of the Miller garden will give a talk at the Sustainable Gardening speaker series.

Driver in Lynnwood crash allegedly had used meth and heroin

He was arrested on several charges, and police say they found $2,300 in counterfeit money.