Everett mayoral candidate Cassie Franklin thanks supporters on election night. When all the votes were counted, she became the first woman elected mayor in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Everett mayoral candidate Cassie Franklin thanks supporters on election night. When all the votes were counted, she became the first woman elected mayor in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

It was tweets, tragedies, taxes and unfinished business

Everett got its first elected female mayor and the long-sought opening of a dedicated WSU building.

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