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Will you watch the House hearing on the events of 1/6/2021?
Are you going to watch the U.S. House hearings on the Jan.…
Your guide to Everett’s food truck bonanza at Fisherman’s Village
Thirteen food trucks are there to feed you at the musical festival this week in downtown Everett. Here’s a rundown.
Edmonds proposal would criminalize camping on public property
Under the ordinance, backed by two council members, unhoused people who don’t accept services could be fined — or arrested.
Community Transit, Paine Field, ferries drop mask requirement
After a federal judge struck down the CDC’s mask mandate, agencies in Snohomish County are changing direction.
With money secured, study underway for I-5, U.S. 2 interchange options
The Everett City Council approved a $2 million contract to find alternative designs for the highly trafficked spot.
J.P. Patches plate: Would you want this clown on your car?
State lawmakers have finally given the OK for a “Patches Pal” license plate featuring the iconic TV show’s clowns, J.P and Gertrude.
Mukilteo pirates seize their flagship: A ‘Ride the Ducks’ boat
Meet the town’s new ambassadors, the Mukfest Pirates. They’re a laidback krewe of part-time buccaneers.
Governor: Masks can come off March 21 in most public settings
They’ll still be required in some places, but Washington is following several other states now lifting mandates.
Snohomish County turns a corner on omicron, but it’s not over
Officials expect COVID-19 cases to rapidly decline in the next few weeks. Hospitalizations are also decreasing.
No more gnarly feet: This ‘Wounded Warrior’ gets pedicures
Keith Reyes, 64, visits a Stanwood nail salon for “foot treatments” that help soothe blast injuries.
Mukilteo School Board plans vote on the fate of ‘Mockingbird’
Speakers offered varying opinions on whether the novel should be required. The board is to decide Jan. 24.
Sheriff’s patrols target an Everett hotspot of crime, poverty
Local businesses urged deputies to act, saying homelessness, vandalism and drug use are rampant at Airport Way and Highway 99.
A white Christmas in Everett? Maybe, with a side of ice
So stock up on hot chocolate and queue up your snow day soundtrack, because it’s going to get cold outside.
Edmonds council keeps ‘streateries,’ but businesses must pay
Council members were split 4-3 in approving the pricey $4,000 permit, with one calling it “elitist.”
County Council OKs sales tax for housing, behavioral health
The controversial 0.1% tax, opposed by many elected officials around Snohomish County, was passed along party lines.
Meet market: Speed dating at Meatheads in Lake Stevens
Singles have five minutes to see if there’s a spark during two old-school face-to-face dating events.
Electric-auto rebates: Governor unveils climate proposals
Rebates of up to $7,500 would be available for certain new and used electric vehicles.
Granite Falls group urges preservation of bridge slated for demo
Bridge 102 just east of Granite Falls was built in 1934. It has withstood quakes but might not survive time.
Tulalip elders vote to keep Tomahawks mascot in Marysville
The Tulalip Tribes chair said tribal members are conflicted. It leaves the school district in a complicated position.
State Supreme Court declines to draw new redistricting plan
Many Snohomish County voters are now a big step closer to having new representation in the state Legislature.