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Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

GET OUT Guided snowshoe hikes: Washington State Parks is offering guided snowshoe…

 

Where to go hiking this winter, practically in your back yard

Guidebook author’s latest covers lowland trails close to home in Snohomish and Island counties.

 

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UPDATE Water filtration plant roof collapse Further testing continues to show the…

 

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HEADS UP Conservation District hiring veterans The Snohomish Conservation District is hiring U.S. military veterans for a field crew. Those hired will work with landowners… Continue reading

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A special day Today is Valentine’s Day. What better excuse to eat chocolate. Or read the paper. Reader Carl D. Colburn said that while refurbishing… Continue reading

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A special day? Today is Galentine’s Day, a celebration of female friendship the day before Valentine’s Day. It stems from a 2010 episode of the… Continue reading

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CANCELED EVENTS Coffee with a cop: The Feb. 12 Coffee with a Cop event at Edmonds Community College in partnership with the Lynnwood Police Department… Continue reading

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EVENTS Suicide prevention talk “Mukilteo Stands Behind Youth” is a free suicide prevention event scheduled for 5:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Rosehill Community Center, 304… Continue reading

He recreated his ancestors’ journey through the fjords of Norway

Edmonds’ Dave Ellingson will speak on “Kayaking the Fjords of Norway” at the Marysville Opera House.

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

GET OUT Guided snowshoe hikes: Washington State Parks is offering guided snowshoe hikes this winter at Lake Easton Park, a camping park 17 miles east… Continue reading

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EVENTS State of Mukilteo speech cancelled The State of the City address by Mukilteo Mayor Jennifer Gregerson scheduled for 2 p.m. Feb. 9 has been… Continue reading

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MEETINGS The Darrington School District board will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday at the Darrington Elementary library, 1075 Fir St. Agenda items include a capital… Continue reading

See 10 short films and documentaries at Everett Film Festival

The lineup includes movies on training guide dogs and society’s attitude toward plastic surgery.

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HEADS UP Fire Station 2 to close for remodeling On March 1, the station, at 2202 16th Street, will temporarily close and the fire units… Continue reading

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EVENTS Local orca update Orca expert to speak at Everett Public Library at 2 p.m. Feb. 23. Howard Garrett of the Orca Network will introduce… Continue reading

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Edmonds Gateway Sign After three committee meetings and one open house, things are moving ahead with replacing the aging gateway sign for downtown Edmonds. The… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Mill Creek ballot box is closed The ballot drop box in Mill Creek is temporarily closed after a run-in with a driver. It… Continue reading

Snowshoeing near Stevens Pass offers expansive views, exercise

Guided by an experienced hiker, a pair of first-time snowshoers tackles the Skyline Lake Trail.

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EVENT Hear poetry Oregon poet Clemens Starck will read poems at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Whidbey Island as part of this Sunday’s service at… Continue reading

Country’s Billy Dean to play his many hit songs at Tulalip

He credits his long career to his early ’90s No. 1 single, “Somewhere in my Broken Heart.”