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Roger Evans is working to bring a tiny home village for people experiencing homelessness to the Monroe church New Hope Fellowship. He sits in a demo unit that was brought to church grounds recently. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Ambitious plan to bring tiny home village to a Monroe church

Sober for over two years, Roger Evans wants to give others a chance to make a change.

 

Monroe man guilty of plotting synagogue and school shootings

Dakota Reed wrote that he wanted to kill 30 Jews. He faces a standard jail sentence of six to 12 months.

 

Oak Harbor woman traumatized by strip search sues hospital

A proposed class action alleges the Fairfax mental-health hospital may have violated patient rights.

 

Election results likely won’t change much from first count

Measures in Marysville, Darrington and Sultan appear to be passing. Final results come in Friday.

Every theater in the county is showing ‘Avengers: Endgame’

Two cineplexes devoted half their screens to it. Still, it might be hard to get tickets this weekend.

Marysville and Sultan voters pass fire measures

Tuesday’s election also looked favorable for Marysville’s fire measure, but not Monroe’s hospital levy.

Community sports roundup: Snohomish youth lacrosse team rolls

A team of third and fourth-graders kept its unbeaten year going after winning a tournament in Yakima.

Out on bail, Monroe man accused of new threats to kill Jews

A judge raised Dakota Reed’s bail to $500,000. The FBI found more anti-Semitic memes on Facebook.

Three US 2 repaving projects could bring lengthy delays

Summer brings the season of repaving and repairing. Here’s a list of WSDOT work for Snohomish County.

Ballots are due Tuesday in special election

Folks in Marysville, Darrington, Monroe and Sultan have decisions to make.

Yoga for horses exists, and it’s exactly what you think it is

A Snohomish-area veterinarian teaches equine stretches important to health and performance.

Wildlife officers trap bear in Monroe neighborhood

The bear roaming the Fryelands area had a leg injury and was trying to avoid people, officials said.

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Monroe man charged in killing plot: ‘I’m shooting for 30 Jews’

Dakota Reed, 20, is charged with two counts of threats to bomb and for Facebook posts.

She’s walking proof that a college degree can take you places

As director of Everett Community College in Monroe, Ciera Graham now serves as role model for students.

Monroe hospital vies for maternity ward, updated systems

A levy lift would reopen the childbirth wing at EvergreenHealth Monroe. It closed in 2011.

Ballots in the mail for local fire and hospital elections

Voters in five taxing districts — including Marysville and Monroe — have an April 23 deadline.

Fire damages 8 apartments, displaces 19 tenants in Monroe

No people were hurt. A cat was rescued and revived with mouth-to-mouth breathing.

Monroe wetland needs a name, but maybe not from ‘Fortnite’

A group of local folks will whittle down the submitted suggestions, which include “Moisty Mire.”

Lead poisoning suspected in local trumpeter swan deaths

More than 50 have been found dead or dying in an area south of Monroe in recent weeks.