Seahawks mascot Blitz stops by school
Students of Little Cedars Elementary School were surprised by a visit of Seahawk mascot Blitz during their lunch period Tuesday, Jan. 28. Blitz came to Little Cedars in Snohomish one day before flying off to New Jersey where the Seattle Seahawks dominated the Denver Broncos for a 43-8 win in Super Bowl 48.
In the photo, kindergartner Haris Ameen, 5,
gets a head rub by Blitz.
Snohomish School District levies ask to maintain services
SNOHOMISH - The Snohomish School District is asking voters to approve two levies this month.
Biendl family sues DOC, alleges prison negligence
MONROE - The family of slain Monroe corrections officer Jayme Biendl is suing the state Department of Corrections and the former superintendent of the Monroe prison on claims that negligent systemic failures led to her death.
Post offices may be moving, closing
EVERETT - The U.S. Postal Service intends to move its downtown Everett post office and shutter its post office at Paine Field. The agency is seeking public comments on the proposal through March 1.
City considers rate hikes to fund sewage flooding fixes
EVERETT - The city is proposing citywide utility rate increases to pay for separating sewer and storm water pipes for the areas of north Everett most susceptible to basement flooding caused by heavy rains.
Snohomish teen will be part of America's biggest dog show
SNOHOMISH - Anna Pearson, 18, is no stranger to the dog show circuit.
She showed her first dog as a 2-year-old, and she will soon hit a career milestone by making her first appearance as a dog handler at what the dog world calls “the big show”: the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in Madison Square Garden on Feb. 10 and 11.
Polygon submits revised Riverfront plans that try to reshape suburbia
EVERETT - Homebuilder Polygon Northwest modified its plans for the Riverfront Development in new sketches released last week.
Snohomish crime stats up this winter
SNOHOMISH - Burglaries are down, but vehicle prowls and vehicle thefts rose since the fall, according to Police Department reports.