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                                Snohomish County Sheriff Ty Trenary (left) made the case to upgrade an aging radio system for police and firefighters at a January press conference, during which Jon Nehring (right), mayor of Marysville and board president of the Snohomish County Emergency Radio System, announced a $70 million plan for digital radios and radio towers in Snohomish County.

Caleb Hutton / Herald file Snohomish County Sheriff Ty Trenary (left) made the case to upgrade an aging radio system for police and firefighters at a January press conference, during which Jon Nehring (right), mayor of Marysville and board president of the Snohomish County Emergency Radio System, announced a $70 million plan for digital radios and radio towers in Snohomish County.

County pushes measure to replace outdated radio system

Voters will be asked to raise the sales tax to pay for upgrading systems used by first responders.

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