Lynnwood

9 arrested in south Snohomish County gang violence response

Five of the men are confirmed gang members. A weapon, stolen vehicle and illegal drugs were confiscated.

 

Man with knife tries to rape woman in park near Lynnwood

Officials embarked on a manhunt by ground, sea and air. The woman escaped with minor injuries.

 

Missing road paint made for a scary right turn

The turn lane from the Mukilteo Speedway to Lincoln Way and Highway 99 now is properly marked.

 

One week, one mile, three reports of gunfire in Lynnwood

Bullet holes and shell casings were found at a vehicle and a house on different days.

What good are planting strips when all they grow are weeds?

When there’s no homeowner to maintain greenery next to a sidewalk, the county mows — but infrequently.

Olympia man missing after dropping off relative in Lynnwood

No one has heard from George Calvo since Sept. 17, which is “very unusual,” according to police.

Lynnwood prepares to seize properties for street widening

The land is needed to add lanes to the busiest east-west corridor 196th Street SW, officials say.

Lynnwood settles police-shooting lawsuit for $1.75 million

Jeremy Dowell, a man with mental health issues, was shot 10 times in a 2017 confrontation.

New bus-only shoulder lane to open on southbound I-5 soon

Later this month, buses are expected to have a way to escape morning backups.

Talks delayed on wider fireworks ban for south county

The ordinance would prohibit selling or igniting common fireworks around cities than ban them.

Lynnwood shooting: LSD, Snapchat and a guy with a ‘man bun’

The gunfire two weeks ago, which seriously wounded a teenager, apparently followed a failed drug deal.

Alleged Subway attacker arrested after standoff with police

Investigators found the suspect after someone recognized him from surveillance video.

Man kept returning to beat up Lynnwood sandwich shop worker

Police are searching for the suspect, who began his assault after being told to correct his parking.

Two 16-year-old boys arrested in Lynnwood shootings

Police surrounded a house for hours before detaining suspects on Saturday.

Suspect in Edmonds sexual assault may have tried again

An anonymous tip led police to check the H-Mart Store in Lynnwood for additional video, police said.

A flurry of south county shootings prompts unease — and resolve

Gunfire this week injured four people, and there will be more security at a football game Friday.

Lynnwood man pleads guilty to rape of dying teen, coverup

Brian Varela could face less than three years in prison for the manslaughter of Alyssa Noceda, 18.

3 wounded in 2 apparently unrelated drive-by shootings

The incidents occurred in residential areas of Lynnwood. In one, a woman was critically wounded.