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Lynnwood Mayor Christine Frizzell, second from right, and Rep. Rick Larsen, right, cut a ribbon during a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the 196th ST SW Improvement Project near the 196th and 44th Ave West intersection in Lynnwood, Washington on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2023. (Annie Barker / The Herald)

Lynnwood celebrates nearly $50 million project on 196th Street

Officials hope improvements will help turn the area into a hub for housing and businesses and solve traffic problems.

Lynnwood Mayor Christine Frizzell, second from right, and Rep. Rick Larsen, right, cut a ribbon during a ceremony to celebrate the completion of the 196th ST SW Improvement Project near the 196th and 44th Ave West intersection in Lynnwood, Washington on Tuesday, Aug. 15, 2023. (Annie Barker / The Herald)
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2 injured in crash into stopped car on Highway 525 near Lynnwood

An Arlington man was reportedly standing outside his car when another car struck both him and his vehicle, according to troopers.

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Lynnwood man, 37, killed in motorcycle crash

U.S. 2 was closed for about five hours after the crash, according to the Washington State Patrol.

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Cole Langdon (Photo provided by the Lynnwood Police Department)

Former K-9 officer, promoted to Lynnwood chief, has to-do list to tackle

Cole Langdon has been at the department for 27 years. He replaces Jim Nelson, a Lynnwood officer for three decades.

Cole Langdon (Photo provided by the Lynnwood Police Department)
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9 cars burn in fire outside Lynnwood apartment complex

Fire officials estimate the damage to the vehicles totaled a loss of $200,000.

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Police officials investigate a shooting at Daleway Park Tuesday afternoon in Lynnwood on April 5, 2022.   (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lynnwood gunman gets 28 years in fatal shooting of senior bystander

Raven Lonewarrior, 24, and Leif Smith, 22, were sentenced in the fatal shooting of Daleway Park park visitor Carl Bridgmon, 70.

Police officials investigate a shooting at Daleway Park Tuesday afternoon in Lynnwood on April 5, 2022.   (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Federal prosecutors say the two men shown here outside the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, are Tucker Weston, left, and Jesse Watson. (U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia)

Lynnwood roommates plead guilty to Jan. 6 breach

Tucker Weston pleaded guilty Monday to assaulting an officer in Washington, D.C. His roommate Jesse Watson pleaded guilty in May.

Federal prosecutors say the two men shown here outside the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, 2021, are Tucker Weston, left, and Jesse Watson. (U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia)
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Lynnwood deadly stabbing suspect journaled about killing, charges say

“It felt good,” Cali Anderson wrote in her notebook after stabbing Michael Marks in the back, according to charging papers.

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3 shot in drive-by near Lynnwood; no suspect arrested

Sheriff’s deputies believe the shooting in the 3400 block of 158th Street SW was gang-related.

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Lynnwood-area house fire displaces family of five, three kids

The dryer caught fire in the home located in the 1800 block of 144th Place Southwest, fire officials said.

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Lynnwood City Councilmember Joshua Binda speaks during a NAACP Snohomish County press conference at Lynnwood City Hall in Lynnwood, Washington on Thursday, July 20, 2023. (Annie Barker / The Herald)

NAACP of Snohomish County backs Binda in heated press conference

The chapter announced preliminary findings from their investigation into “alleged targeting” of the Lynnwood City Council member.

Lynnwood City Councilmember Joshua Binda speaks during a NAACP Snohomish County press conference at Lynnwood City Hall in Lynnwood, Washington on Thursday, July 20, 2023. (Annie Barker / The Herald)
Top (L-R): Alan Rubio, Brian Travis, Patrick Peck. Bottom (L-R): Jack Broyles Jr., Larry Jones, Mike Pivec

Everything to know about crowded ballot for Alderwood Water District

Rising water and wastewater rates, high turnover and employee morale are some of the issues six candidates want to address.

Top (L-R): Alan Rubio, Brian Travis, Patrick Peck. Bottom (L-R): Jack Broyles Jr., Larry Jones, Mike Pivec
Family, friends and supporters gather in the quest for answers in the death of Tirhas Tesfatsion on July 13 during a protest rally Monday afternoon at the Lynnwood City Hall on July 26, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Family of woman who killed herself in jail sues Lynnwood, jail staff

Tirhas Tesfatsion, 47, hanged herself in her cell while corrections officers did not check on her for nearly three hours.

Family, friends and supporters gather in the quest for answers in the death of Tirhas Tesfatsion on July 13 during a protest rally Monday afternoon at the Lynnwood City Hall on July 26, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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Lynnwood toddler suffers serious injuries in window fall

The boy, 3, pushed out a screen Tuesday night and fell two stories, according to South County Fire.

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A plastic tub containing MDMA and perforated blotter paper dosed with LSD found in Linus Lee's bedroom closet. (U.S. Attorney's Office)

Lynnwood man gets prison for running tech side of dark web drug ring

Jonathan Williams, 39, was sentenced to 2½ years Tuesday for being part of a group that sold LSD and MDMA from Western Washington.

A plastic tub containing MDMA and perforated blotter paper dosed with LSD found in Linus Lee's bedroom closet. (U.S. Attorney's Office)
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Police: Deceased man found in a Lynnwood parking lot was hit by car

Lynnwood police are seeking tips from the public after the 52-year-old man was found dead Saturday night.

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Wayne Alpert waits to be placed in handcuffs after being found guilty, for the 2017 shooting death of one man, and for assaulting another, at the Snohomish County Courthouse on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Alpert, now 61, was convicted of second-degree murder and second-degree assault. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Lynnwood man resentenced to 11 years for sudden killing of stranger

A successful appeal opened the door for a shorter sentence for Wayne Alpert in the shooting of Seaton “Jeff” Baker.

Wayne Alpert waits to be placed in handcuffs after being found guilty, for the 2017 shooting death of one man, and for assaulting another, at the Snohomish County Courthouse on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Alpert, now 61, was convicted of second-degree murder and second-degree assault. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Deputies respond to reports of a shooting outside 7-11 on 148th St. SW Friday, July 7, 2023 in Lynnwood, Washington. (Photo provided by Snohomish County Sheriff's Office)

3 at large after shooting at 7-Eleven near Lynnwood

One suspect was arrested Friday, according to police. A man who intervened was reportedly shot in the leg.

Deputies respond to reports of a shooting outside 7-11 on 148th St. SW Friday, July 7, 2023 in Lynnwood, Washington. (Photo provided by Snohomish County Sheriff's Office)
Lynnwood police block an entrance to Alderwood mall Monday afternoon. (Andy Bronson / The Herald) 20200601

Lynnwood police using new GPS tracking dart to pursue fleeing vehicles

The department debuted StarChase in April, which shoots a GPS tracker out of a mounted air canister onto a suspect’s car.

Lynnwood police block an entrance to Alderwood mall Monday afternoon. (Andy Bronson / The Herald) 20200601
Diodato Boucsieguez speaks about removing Lynnwood councilmember Josh Binda from office at Wilcox Park in Lynnwood, Washington on Wednesday, June 28, 2023. (Annie Barker / The Herald)

Effort to recall Lynnwood’s Binda moves forward with judge’s approval

The campaign needs at least 2,416 signatures to force a recall vote for the City Council member mired in ethics concerns.

Diodato Boucsieguez speaks about removing Lynnwood councilmember Josh Binda from office at Wilcox Park in Lynnwood, Washington on Wednesday, June 28, 2023. (Annie Barker / The Herald)