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October 15  |  By Eric Stevick Herald Writer
Officer, suspect injured after gunfire in Marysville, Lake Stevens, Granite Falls Please see the updated version of this story.

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MARYSVILLE -- A Marysville police sergeant and a suspect were injured after gunfire targeted police in Granite Falls, Lake Stevens and Marysville on Wednesday evening.



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October 13  |  Herald Staff
MUKILTEO -- Quick thinking helped prevent a house fire in Mukilteo from spreading Sunday night, officials said.

Firefighters from Mukilteo, Lynnwood and Snohomish County Fire District 1 extinguished the blaze in the 5400 block of 111 Place SW shortly after 7 p.m.

Crews arrived to find flames coming from a bedroom window.



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October 9  |  Herald staff
LYNNWOOD — Police say gunfire in Lynnwood on Wednesday night involved a dispute between rival gangs. A single shot was fired during a fight just after 8:30 p.m. in the 4700 block of 176th Street SW, Lynnwood police Cmdr. Jim Nelson said. No injuries were reported.Four people were involved: a 17-year-old boy, an 18-year-old man, a 27-year-old man and a 16-year-old girl. The 27-year-old is accused of firing the gun.

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October 8  |  Herald staff
EDMONDS — A 19-year-old Edmonds man was arrested Wednesday after firing a rifle into the air in the 9300 block of 216th Street SW.Several people called 911 about the young man shortly after noon, Edmonds police Sgt. Mark Marsh said. The area was evacuated while police investigated.The man was found in his back yard with two rifles, Marsh said. He complied with officers’ orders and was taken into custody.No injuries were reported.

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October 3  |  Herald Staff
EVERETT -- Police in Everett are investigating a Thursday night traffic accident that sent a 9-year-old girl to the hospital after she was hit walking across a street.

The girl was struck in the intersection of Pacific Avenue and Pine Street around 7:45 p.m., Everett police officer Aaron Snell said. She was in the crosswalk when she was hit by the vehicle, which was westbound.



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October 3  |  By Eric Stevick
EVERETT -- An armed confrontation over a debt led to one man being taken into custody for investigation of assault in Everett Thursday night.

Police were called to a home in the 1000 block of Maple Street around 5: 30 p.m. after receiving a report of the altercation involving weapons, Everett police officer Aaron Snell said.



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October 3  |  Herald staff
Fugitive Watch The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.

Edward English
Age: 29
Height: 5 feet 10 inches
Weight: 154 pounds
Hair: Blonde
Eyes: Blue
English has a warrant for failing to report to the state Department of Corrections. He is being...

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October 2  |  Herald staff
Bank robbery suspect may be in Everett area, police say EVERETT — Investigators believe a repeat bank robber may be living in the Everett area.

The man is suspected of bank robberies in Longview on Sept. 17 and Yakima on Sept. 23. He is described as about 6-foot-2 and 250 pounds, and in his 30s or 40s.

Anyone who recognizes him should call Longview police at 360-442-5827.



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October 2  |  Herald staff
LYNNWOOD — A suspected drunken driver struck a power pole in Lynnwood on Wednesday night, knocking down electrical lines and causing a lengthy closure of 196th Street SW.The road was reopened about 9 a.m. Thursday, Cmdr. Jim Nelson said.The crash was reported at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday between 68th Avenue W. and 74th Avenue W. The woman, believed to be in her 40s, was driving a Honda sport utility vehicle.No injuries were reported. The woman was arrested for investigation of DUI.

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October 2  |  Herald staff
Here's a fun video about a new pedestrian-safety concept in Portugal, sent along by the Washington Traffic Safety Commission.





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October 1  |  Herald staff
LYNNWOOD — A 26-year-old Lynnwood man was arrested Wednesday morning after a pursuit from Lynnwood to Everett.The chase began about 9 a.m. near the 15500 block of 18th Avenue W., Snohomish County sheriff’s spokeswoman Shari Ireton said.A sheriff’s lieutenant saw the man texting while driving and attempted to pull him over, Ireton said.The man reportedly sped off onto Ash Way and ran several stop signs.

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September 26  |  Herald staff
GETCHELL — The search continues for a man suspected of a burglary in the Getchell area on Wednesday.Neighbors in the area of 90th Street NE, east of Marysville, saw extensive police activity during the manhunt.Snohomish County sheriff’s deputies were called about 1:30 p.m. to a home on the street, spokeswoman Shari Ireton said.A homeowner interrupted a burglary and chased the suspect, who then climbed out a window.

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September 26  |  Herald staff
MONROE -- An 84-year-old woman walking across Main Street in Monroe was seriously injured when she struck by a Community Transit bus Thursday night.

The accident occurred in the 700 block as she was crossing over to Frank Wagner Auditorium for a performance.

She was taken to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.



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September 26  |  Herald staff
MONROE -- A Monroe woman was taken into police custody Thursday night after she allegedly shot a man in the leg.

The injury isn't believed to be life threatening, Snohomish County Sheriff's Office spokeswoman Shari Ireton said. He was taken to a local hospital.

The two were believed to be in a dating relationship.  The man also is believed to be in his 30s.



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September 26  |  Herald staff
Fugitive Watch The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.

William Mulholland
Age: 30
Height: 5 feet 9 inches
Weight: 155 pounds
Hair: Blonde
Eyes: Hazel
Mulholland has a warrant for failing to report to the state Department of Corrections. He is...

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September 23  |  Herald staff
SNOHOMISH — A bomb threat led to a 40-minute evacuation at Glacier Peak High School on Tuesday.The threat was written on a bathroom wall and reported about 12:10 p.m., Snohomish School District spokeswoman Kristin Foley said. Snohomish County sheriff’s deputies investigated.The threat was “not believed to be credible” and everyone returned to the building at 12:50 p.m., Foley said.

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September 21  |  By Herald Staff
MILL CREEK -- A fight outside a bar escalated into gunfire early Sunday, but nobody appears to have been hit by bullets, Mill Creek police reported.

The incident began with an argument just after 2 a.m. in the parking lot outside Jet Bar and Grill in the 800 block of 164th Street SE, Mill Creek police Sgt. Sean Conner said.



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September 20  |  Herald staff
EVERETT — Starting Sept. 29, reception and visiting hours will change at the Snohomish County Jail.The new reception hours are 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Visitation is allowed 8:30 to 11:30 a.m., 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. and 3 to 6 p.m. on the same days.The changes are part of an ongoing safety overhaul at the jail, sheriff’s spokeswoman Shari Ireton said.

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September 19  |  Herald staff
Fugitive Watch The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.

Tony Kinsey
Age: 38
Height: 5 feet 10 inches
Weight: 180 pounds
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Brown
Kinsey has a warrant for failing to report to the state Department of Corrections. He is being...

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September 12  |  Herald staff
MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — A smoldering cigarette caused a two-alarm blaze in on Friday that left 25 people displaced.

No one was hurt, said Leslie Hynes, spokeswoman for Snohomish County Fire District 1.

The fire was reported at 8:20 a.m. at the Taluswood apartment complex along 236th Street SW. At least three apartments were damaged by flames, and several more from smoke and water.

The fire was extinguished within an hour, though crews remained on...

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September 5  |  Herald staff
Fugitive Watch The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.

Joshua Garner
Age: 32
Height: 6 foot
Weight: 183 pounds
Hair: Black
Eyes: Hazel
Garner has a warrant...

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September 1  |  By Noah Haglund
SULTAN -- A 56-year-old man died from head injuries overnight after falling during a hike near Spada Lake, the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office said Sunday morning.



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August 29  |  Herald staff
Fugitive Watch The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.

Joshua Garner
Age: 32
Height: 6 feet
Weight: 183 pounds
Hair: Black
Eyes: Hazel
Garner has a...

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August 27  |  Herald staff
TULALIP — A woman died and a man was injured Tuesday night in a one-car crash on the Tulalip Indian Reservation.

The accident was reported around 8:30 p.m. on Marine Drive at Hermosa Beach Drive.

Detectives with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office are investigating the cause of the crash.

The woman, 47, died at the scene, sheriff's office spokeswoman Shari Ireton said.

The man, 49, was transported to Providence Regional Medical...

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August 26  |  
Burglary suspect sought in Island County Herald staffCOUPEVILLE — The Island County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help locating Christian Shorey, 34. Shorey has a warrant for his arrest for burglary. He is described as 6-foot and 144 pounds, with brown hair and hazel eyes. He is believed to be homeless. Anyone with information should call 360-679-9567.

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August 25  |  By Eric Stevick
Concrete spill stalls I-5 in Everett UPDATED: 10 a.m.

EVERETT — An overturned concrete truck that lost half its load made for a hellish drive to work for hundreds of commuters heading south on I-5 Monday morning between Marysville and Everett.



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August 22  |  Herald staff
Fugitive Watch The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.

Derrick Evans
Age: 24
Height: 5 feet 10 inches
Weight: 171 pounds
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Brown
Evans has a warrant for failing to report to the state Department of Corrections. He is being...

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August 15  |  
STANWOOD — A manhunt in Stanwood on Thursday ended in the arrest of a suspect accused of stealing a truck and assaulting a deputy.Police were called about 12:30 p.m. when a trick was stolen from the 2600 block of Norman Road, Snohomish County sheriff’s spokeswoman Shari Ireton said.When a deputy found the truck, he was attacked by a man who had been standing nearby. The deputy received minor injuries and the man ran away, Ireton said.

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August 15  |  Herald staff
Fugitive Watch The state Department of Corrections' Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information, call police or the Department of Corrections at 425-356-2800. Callers do not have to give their names.

Zachary Poffenberger
Age: 26
Height: 6 feet
Weight: 195 pounds
Hair: Brown
Eyes: Blue
Poffenberger has...

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August 11  |  Herald staff
DARRINGTON — Landline phone service to the Darrington area, including 911 service, was knocked out on Monday morning.The outage was reported about 8:30 a.m. and restored within about five hours, Frontier spokeswoman Emily Tantare.A brush-cutting team accidentally severed the fiber cable that linked to Darrington after the March 22 mudslide near Oso.The fiber cable snakes along the temporary access road south of Highway 530.The cable was cut east of the landslide site, officials said.

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