Lynnwood

Christine Frizzell (left) and Jim Smith.

Crime, taxes are key questions in Lynnwood mayor race

It’s Jim Smith’s sixth mayoral run. He’s up against first-time mayor candidate Christine Frizzell.

 

Top (L-R): Shirley Sutton, Nick Coelho, Naz Lashgari. Bottom (L-R): Patrick Decker, Joshua Binda, Lisa Utter.

Housing affordability top of mind in Lynnwood council races

Only one incumbent is running in the races for three seats. Newcomers hope to bring diversity to the council.

 

Police: ‘Prolific’ Marysville thief stole from dozens of gym lockers

The suspect, 23, was arrested this week for investigation of more than 55 felonies.

 

Everett nurse accused of being imposter for over a decade

Alieu Drammeh, 53, didn’t have a license to practice for years. Yet he was hired again and again around Puget Sound.

Bikers ride along a segment of the Interurban Trail during a  Leafline Trail Coalition and Snohomish County Transportation Coalition hosted "policy" ride on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021 in Mountlake Terrace, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Cyclists highlight Interurban Trail needs before light rail arrival

Leafline Trails Coalition, Snohomish County Transportation Coalition and others toured some trail gaps.

Bikers ride along a segment of the Interurban Trail during a  Leafline Trail Coalition and Snohomish County Transportation Coalition hosted "policy" ride on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2021 in Mountlake Terrace, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Bobby Nakihei (right) of Everett, shown with his wife, Diana, died of COVID-19 this month. In 2017 he received a heart and kidney from Justin Elzinga, a 20-year-old Kennewick college student who died unexpectedly. (Family photo) 20211013

Organ donor gave Everett man a new life, until COVID hit

A 20-year-old man’s heart beat inside Bobby Nakihei, 62, of Bobby’s Hawaiian Restaurant in Lynnwood.

Bobby Nakihei (right) of Everett, shown with his wife, Diana, died of COVID-19 this month. In 2017 he received a heart and kidney from Justin Elzinga, a 20-year-old Kennewick college student who died unexpectedly. (Family photo) 20211013
The parking lot of a Lynnwood apartment complex in the 19800 block of 50th Avenue West where a man was allegedly stabbed Friday night. (Lynnwood Police)

Man stabbed in Lynnwood is expected to survive

The 39-year-old was taken to a hospital after being stabbed at an apartment complex Friday night.

The parking lot of a Lynnwood apartment complex in the 19800 block of 50th Avenue West where a man was allegedly stabbed Friday night. (Lynnwood Police)

Driver seriously injured in crash in Lynnwood

The 52-year-old was taken to Harborview Medical Center with serious — but not life-threatening — injuries.

The aftermath of a car crash that occurred Wednesday at 44th Avenue between 164th and 168th Street. (Lynnwood Police)

Man dies in Lynnwood car crash

The driver, 65, was pronounced dead at a hospital after the single-car crash.

The aftermath of a car crash that occurred Wednesday at 44th Avenue between 164th and 168th Street. (Lynnwood Police)

Lawsuit claims police raided the wrong apartment

Juan Alberto Castaneda Miranda was handcuffed by police looking for drugs in July 2018.

Police seeking public’s help to find Lynnwood bank robber

The robbery happened Friday afternoon at a Chase Bank on 184th Street Southwest. No one was hurt.

Jaswant Singh holds a photograph of her husband TejPal Singh at his candlelight vigil on Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021 in Lynnwood, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Neighbors mourn beloved Lynnwood gas station worker

Over 200 people attendeded a vigil to share memories of TejPal Singh, 60, who was killed at his workplace.

Jaswant Singh holds a photograph of her husband TejPal Singh at his candlelight vigil on Wednesday, Sept. 29, 2021 in Lynnwood, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Pedestrian killed in Lynnwood on Highway 99

The man was in the middle of the road with his dog when a car hit him early Sunday morning.

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Employee identified in killing at gas station near Lynnwood

TejPal Singh, 60, of Snohomish, was shot early Sunday at a Chevron station. The shooter was at large Monday.

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Everett Community College's resident hall, Mountain View Hall. The school will forgive more than $1M in student debt. (Kevin Clark / Herald file)

Everett Community College clears student debt from pandemic

The college is also providing students with free housing and up to $2,500, using federal money.

Everett Community College's resident hall, Mountain View Hall. The school will forgive more than $1M in student debt. (Kevin Clark / Herald file)
The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office released this image of a possible suspect in a homicide at a gas station at 148th Street SW and Highway 99 near Lynnwood. (Snohomish County Sheriff's Office) 20210926

Detectives investigate homicide at gas station near Lynnwood

One person was killed and a suspect was at large, the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office said.

The Snohomish County Sheriff's Office released this image of a possible suspect in a homicide at a gas station at 148th Street SW and Highway 99 near Lynnwood. (Snohomish County Sheriff's Office) 20210926
The construction site of the light rail station at the Lynnwood Transit Center on Thursday at August 5, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Volunteers needed to help guide future of Everett light rail

The Sound Transit panel will advise on the extension’s alignment, station locations and more.

The construction site of the light rail station at the Lynnwood Transit Center on Thursday at August 5, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
A rendering of the proposed Community Justice Center in Lynnwood, which would house a new jail, a misdemeanor court, the police department and behavioral health services. (City of Lynnwood)

Lynnwood council approves construction contract for new jail

Despite criticism, the proposal for a new jail, police department and mental health wing passed the council 6-1.

A rendering of the proposed Community Justice Center in Lynnwood, which would house a new jail, a misdemeanor court, the police department and behavioral health services. (City of Lynnwood)
Phoenix Police Department Sgt. Kevin Johnson shows off the new Axon Body 2 body camera after demonstrating to fellow officers how the camera works as another precinct gets their cameras assigned to them Wednesday, July 3, 2019, in Phoenix.  Although body-worn cameras are becoming a police standard nationwide, Phoenix was among the last big departments to adopt their widespread use. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Phoenix Police Department Sgt. Kevin Johnson shows off the new Axon Body 2 body camera after demonstrating to fellow officers how the camera works as another precinct gets their cameras assigned to them Wednesday, July 3, 2019, in Phoenix.  Although body-worn cameras are becoming a police standard nationwide, Phoenix was among the last big departments to adopt their widespread use. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)
Some of what was recovered pictured above: guns, body armor plates, clear plastic bags with fentanyl and yellow envelopes with heroin.

Lynnwood man sentenced to 10 years for fentanyl operation

Jose Casablanca had enough fentanyl to make over a million pills, an undercover investigation found.

Some of what was recovered pictured above: guns, body armor plates, clear plastic bags with fentanyl and yellow envelopes with heroin.