May 30, 2024 6:58 am

The premier news source for Snohomish County

Which Snohomish County cities allow New Year’s Eve fireworks

new year's eve fireworks

SNOHOMISH COUNTY, Wash., December 31, 2022 – Beginning in 2021 for New Year’s Eve, all fireworks use is banned in unincorporated areas of southwest Snohomish County. All cities served by South County Fire now ban fireworks every day of the year: Brier, Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace.  According to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, residents […]

Lynnwood Councilmember Shannon Sessions not running re-election in 2023

Shannon Sessions

LYNNWOOD, Wash., December 30, 2022—After eight years of dedicated work and committed service to the City of Lynnwood and its residents, Shannon Sessions has announced she will not be filing in May to run again for her seat, number 7, on the Lynnwood City Council in 2023. “I’m so grateful to the citizens of Lynnwood […]

Cellist Olivia Marckx will be performing January 9 at Cascade Symphony

Olivia Marckx

EDMONDS – Cellist Olivia Marckx, a top prize winner at the 2022 Coeur d’Alene National Young Artists competition, will be the featured soloist when the Cascade Symphony Orchestra (CSO) – under the direction of maestro Michael Miropolsky – performs its next concert — “Capriccio Espagnole” – on Monday, January 9, 2023. Concert ticket prices are: […]

BOC Aviation orders 40 additional Boeing 737-8 Jets

BOC Aviation

SEATTLE, December 29, 2022—BOC Aviation Limited and Boeing on Tuesday announced that the airplane lessor is growing its 737 MAX portfolio with an order for 40 additional 737-8 jets. With the order, BOC Aviation is advancing its strategy of purchasing new, fuel-efficient, environmentally sustainable airplanes that are in demand with airline customers. “We are pleased […]

South County Fire Educator Jennye Cooper honored by Target Zero

Jennye Cooper

South County Fire Public Educator Jennye Cooper received the Snohomish County DUI & Target Zero Task Force Public Education Award for 2022. The task force is a coalition of local agencies partnering to improve traffic safety in Snohomish County. Cooper has been a main contributor to Target Zero’s outreach and education efforts. She has created […]

Snohomish County launches Commercial Property Clean Energy & Resiliency (C-PACER) Program


EVERETT, Wash., December 28, 2022 – On Monday, Snohomish County Department of Conservation & Natural Resources’ Office of Energy and Sustainability launched the Commercial Property Clean Energy & Resiliency (C-PACER) Program. This new program provides a financial tool for commercial property owners to obtain low-cost financing for energy efficiency, natural disaster and resiliency upgrades that […]

Public Hearing Notice: Proposed Lynnwood opioid treatment program

Lynnwood opioid treatment

Washington State Department of Health (DOH) asking for public input Lynnwood Comprehensive Treatment Center proposes establishing an opioid treatment program at 2322 196th SW Street, Lynnwood, Washington 98036. To view the presentation, click here. The department will hold a virtual public hearing on December 29, 2022, at 4:30 p.m., to provide an opportunity for the […]

$7 million awarded for road improvements in Lynnwood and Bothell

road improvements

EVERETT, Wash., Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2022—Snohomish County has been awarded a loan from the Washington State Public Works Board (PWB) for $7 million to help Public Works move forward two road improvement projects, enhancing connectivity in two rapidly growing urban areas of unincorporated Snohomish County. The two projects benefitting from these funds are 43rd Ave […]

King County Executive Constantine’s top accomplishments in 2022

dow constantine

SEATTLE, Wash., December 27, 2022—Reflecting on the past year, I’ve noticed some key themes in the work we do, day by day, week by week, at King County. Often the challenges thrown at us feel like a trip through the tumbling rapids. But, taking a step back at year’s end, we can see the steady, […]

A Christmas angel saves a life

Christmas angel

BUFFALO, NY, December 27, 2022—First reported by The Buffalo News, is a heartfelt story of a Christmas Eve rescue seen by over 18 million people on Twitter is nothing less than a miracle by an angel. The posts by Kimberly LaRussa of “Sweet Buffalo” posted the amazing acts of Sha’Kyra Aughtry, who many are calling […]

Join Our Mailing List

Verified by MonsterInsights