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1 dead, 2 hurt in Lake Stevens crash

An Infiniti sedan was reportedly speeding through the intersection of Highway 9 and Market Place. Police released few details as of Monday.

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Granite Falls

Man accused of shooting neighbor to death near Granite Falls

The man reported to sheriff’s deputies the shooting was in self-defense. Witnesses said the two had been shouting at each other.

Granite Falls
Everett police officers on the scene of a single-vehicle collision on Evergreen Way and Olivia Park Road Wednesday, July 5, 2023 in Everett, Washington. (Photo provided by Everett Police Department)

Man accused of driving on drugs in deadly Evergreen Way crash

Hunter Gidney was charged with vehicular homicide in the crash that killed his passenger, Drew Hallam, in Everett.

Everett police officers on the scene of a single-vehicle collision on Evergreen Way and Olivia Park Road Wednesday, July 5, 2023 in Everett, Washington. (Photo provided by Everett Police Department)
Cole Langdon (Photo provided by the Lynnwood Police Department)

Former K-9 officer, promoted to Lynnwood chief, has to-do list to tackle

Cole Langdon has been at the department for 27 years. He replaces Jim Nelson, a Lynnwood officer for three decades.

Cole Langdon (Photo provided by the Lynnwood Police Department)
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State launches refund portal for legal fees from vacated drug cases

The Blake decision affected over 200,000 drug sentences in the state. Snohomish County got $2.6 million to repay fees and cover court costs.

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Bothell

Bothell man civilly committed in case of father’s killing

A Superior Court judge ruled Gavin Wollman was not able to aid in his defense. He had been accused of murder.

Bothell
Federal prosecutors say the two men shown here outside the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, are Tucker Weston, left, and Jesse Watson. (U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia)

Lynnwood roommates plead guilty to Jan. 6 breach

Tucker Weston pleaded guilty Monday to assaulting an officer in Washington, D.C. His roommate Jesse Watson pleaded guilty in May.

Federal prosecutors say the two men shown here outside the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, are Tucker Weston, left, and Jesse Watson. (U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia)
Lynnwood

Lynnwood deadly stabbing suspect journaled about killing, charges say

“It felt good,” Cali Anderson wrote in her notebook after stabbing Michael Marks in the back, according to charging papers.

Lynnwood
Abbas Al Nahi talks to an Arlington police officer outside the former ReMyx’d bar on Wednesday, July 26, 2023 in Arlington, Washington. (Jonathan Tall / The Herald)

Arlington sues property owner of burned-down gay-friendly bar

The lawsuit claims Abbas Al Nahi has not secured the former home of ReMyx’d after a fire gutted it in May, causing a nuisance.

Abbas Al Nahi talks to an Arlington police officer outside the former ReMyx’d bar on Wednesday, July 26, 2023 in Arlington, Washington. (Jonathan Tall / The Herald)
Lynnwood

3 shot in drive-by near Lynnwood; no suspect arrested

Sheriff’s deputies believe the shooting in the 3400 block of 158th Street SW was gang-related.

Lynnwood
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Appeals court orders new hearing in 2008 killing near Tulalip

The court ruled competency evaluations of Jamall Baker overlooked medical records detailing a brain injury.

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The Everett Police Department hosted its first Guns for Gift Cards exchange on Saturday, December 17, 2022 at the South Precinct in Everett, Washington. 241 firearms were exchanged for $25,000 in gift cards. (City of Everett)

Edmonds police hosting event to exchange guns for gift cards

People can exchange their guns for Amazon gift cards Saturday at Edmonds Public Works.

The Everett Police Department hosted its first Guns for Gift Cards exchange on Saturday, December 17, 2022 at the South Precinct in Everett, Washington. 241 firearms were exchanged for $25,000 in gift cards. (City of Everett)
Monroe High School (Monroe School District)

Monroe High School ex-psychologist sentenced for texting girls for sex

Lance Egli was given three months for communicating with a minor for immoral purposes. He had worked at the school since 2004.

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The sheriff wants to lift restrictions at the Snohomish County Jail that were implemented in response to the coronavirus. (Sue Misao / The Herald) Photo taken April 9, 2020.

New contract boosts Snohomish County corrections deputy pay by 18%

Negotiations lasted two years. Authorities at the Snohomish County Jail hope it helps fill staff shortages.

The sheriff wants to lift restrictions at the Snohomish County Jail that were implemented in response to the coronavirus. (Sue Misao / The Herald) Photo taken April 9, 2020.
Family, friends and supporters gather in the quest for answers in the death of Tirhas Tesfatsion on July 13 during a protest rally Monday afternoon at the Lynnwood City Hall on July 26, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Family of woman who killed herself in jail sues Lynnwood, jail staff

Tirhas Tesfatsion, 47, hanged herself in her cell while corrections officers did not check on her for nearly three hours.

Family, friends and supporters gather in the quest for answers in the death of Tirhas Tesfatsion on July 13 during a protest rally Monday afternoon at the Lynnwood City Hall on July 26, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Lynnwood

Lynnwood toddler suffers serious injuries in window fall

The boy, 3, pushed out a screen Tuesday night and fell two stories, according to South County Fire.

Lynnwood
The five numbered individuals all entered Capitol grounds with Daniel Scott (circled in red, in green jacket) on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington, D.C. (U.S. Attorney's Office)

Arlington Proud Boy ‘Milkshake’ given 5 years in prison for Capitol siege

Daniel Lyons Scott was “on the front lines” of the Capitol riot on Jan. 6. He assaulted an officer and obstructed proceedings.

The five numbered individuals all entered Capitol grounds with Daniel Scott (circled in red, in green jacket) on Jan. 6, 2021, in Washington, D.C. (U.S. Attorney's Office)
Patrick Moriarty, Mary Anderson and Jody Cloutier (Photos provided by candidates)

In rare 3-way race, judge candidates have diverse reasons to run

Patrick Moriarty was appointed to Snohomish County Superior Court in 2022. Attorneys Mary Anderson and Jody Cloutier are challenging him.

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A plastic tub containing MDMA and perforated blotter paper dosed with LSD found in Linus Lee's bedroom closet. (U.S. Attorney's Office)

Lynnwood man gets prison for running tech side of dark web drug ring

Jonathan Williams, 39, was sentenced to 2½ years Tuesday for being part of a group that sold LSD and MDMA from Western Washington.

A plastic tub containing MDMA and perforated blotter paper dosed with LSD found in Linus Lee's bedroom closet. (U.S. Attorney's Office)
Law enforcement and police vehicles fill Wall Street after reports of an armed person inside the Snohomish County Superior Courthouse Monday, Dec. 12, 2022, in downtown Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

Report: Murders at highest level since 1980 in Washington

Violent crime overall rose in the state in 2022, following a trend since the pandemic. Staffed officers also fell again.

Law enforcement and police vehicles fill Wall Street after reports of an armed person inside the Snohomish County Superior Courthouse Monday, Dec. 12, 2022, in downtown Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)