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Lynnwood offers some residents up to $1,000 in virus relief

Payments for accepted applicants will go directly to landlords and service providers.

No hate crime charges for vandal of ‘I Can’t Breathe’ artwork

Prosecutors say they know who did it, they just can’t prove he was motivated by the artist’s race.

Race takes center stage during local leadership conference

“Step Up 2020” aimed to advance racial equity in the workplace and community.

Through connections, outbreaks spike in Snohomish County

There are 13 active clusters, up from three last week, as the COVID-19 case count continues to rise.

So far, nothing suspicious about big Everett waterfront fire

So far, nothing suspicious about big Everett waterfront fire

Investigators are still seeking the cause of a blaze that leveled under-construction apartments.

So far, nothing suspicious about big Everett waterfront fire

Classes in Snohomish County could remain online this fall

Many districts are re-thinking plans to welcome students back to schools as COVID-19 cases spike.

Edmonds leaders grapple with string of racist incidents

Edmonds leaders grapple with string of racist incidents

On Tuesday, council members and the mayor were dismayed by comments from a student representative.

Edmonds leaders grapple with string of racist incidents

Dr. Spitters: Sadly, group fun is not on the menu

Health officer says surge in Snohomish County cases is fueled by small gatherings of 10 to 15 people

Man, 70, accused of vandalizing ‘I Can’t Breathe’ art in Edmonds

The Edmonds resident, 70, could face hate crime charges for painting over a teen’s art at Civic Park.

Edmonds Chamber seeks $100K in donations to save events

Edmonds Chamber seeks $100K in donations to save events

COVID-19 cancellations pushed the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce to ask for $100,000 to stay open.

Edmonds Chamber seeks $100K in donations to save events
Federal loans to county businesses could top $1.5 billion

Federal loans to county businesses could top $1.5 billion

Nearly 10,000 businesses in Snohomish County receive funds from Paycheck Protection Program

Federal loans to county businesses could top $1.5 billion
Edmonds School District picks hybrid class schedule for fall

Edmonds School District picks hybrid class schedule for fall

Students, split into two groups, will attend in-person class twice a week, with the rest online.

Edmonds School District picks hybrid class schedule for fall
Volunteers prove vital to county’s fight against COVID-19

Volunteers prove vital to county’s fight against COVID-19

Snohomish County’s Medical Reserve Corps provides a chance to help during the pandemic.

Volunteers prove vital to county’s fight against COVID-19
Somers: There are no current plans to move back to Phase 1

Somers: There are no current plans to move back to Phase 1

Such a decision would require a significant, sustained spike in hospitalizations and deaths, he says.

Somers: There are no current plans to move back to Phase 1
Check the tides and watch your pots as crabbing season opens

Check the tides and watch your pots as crabbing season opens

Negative tides, which make it very difficult to launch and dock, are expected this week in Everett.

Check the tides and watch your pots as crabbing season opens

Snohomish County could revert to Phase 1 amid spike in cases

The latest weekly tally shows the highest COVID-19 case jump since late April. Wear a mask, leaders say.

Applications available for open Monroe School Board seat

Applications available for open Monroe School Board seat

Eligible residents must live in the Fryelands area and be registered to vote in the district.

Applications available for open Monroe School Board seat

Snohomish County not close to entering Phase 3, leaders say

COVID cases jumped this week. Officials are pleading with people to wear masks.

Edmonds School Board cuts school resource officer contracts

All district high schools, except Lynnwood High, won’t have on-campus officers when students return.