Stories tagged: snohomish county
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 29, 2019
Spokane County officials continue to explore the idea of contracting with a nonprofit agency to provide public defense attorneys even though more counties are choosing to make that a function …
Sat., May 18, 2019
Health officials are investigating a sixth confirmed case of the measles in a western Washington outbreak involving people who spent time at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Wed., May 15, 2019
Authorities say four new measles cases have been diagnosed in western Washington. The Washington State Department of Health says two of the cases were in King County and one each …
Sun., May 13, 2018
A man who pleaded guilty in the throat-slashing death of a Maltby, Washington, woman has been sentenced to 32
UPDATED: Fri., April 13, 2018
The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office is searching for a 22-year-old Monroe woman who fell over the falls at Cedar Ponds Lake and couldn’t be found.
UPDATED: Fri., March 23, 2018
Plans have been announced for a memorial honoring the 43 people who died in a mudslide four years ago northeast of Seattle in the town of Oso.
UPDATED: Fri., March 9, 2018
Prosecutors said the owner of a chain of Mexican restaurants in King and Snohomish counties used sales-suppression software to avoid paying $5.6 million in state taxes.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 17, 2017
A 19-year-old man is accused of drowning a 6-year-old Lynnwood boy he was watching and dumping his body into a trash bin.
Thu., Sept. 28, 2017
Snohomish County north of Seattle will begin marking the second Monday in October as Indigenous Peoples’ Day, following the lead of other local governments.
Thu., Aug. 31, 2017
Authorities say a 35-year-old man has died in Snohomish County Jail hours after he brought there for investigation of an attempted vehicle prowl.
Thu., June 1, 2017
Snohomish County has agreed to pay $600,000 to settle a lawsuit filed by the family of a mentally ill man who died in jail in 2012.
Thu., May 18, 2017
The Colville Statesman-Examiner won’t say if Kevin Hulten is still employed following charges of shoplifting and his removal from the publication’s masthead this week.
UPDATED: Thu., May 18, 2017
A Snohomish County sheriff’s deputy has pleaded guilty to reckless driving related to a crash that cost a man his legs.
Tue., May 9, 2017
A sheriff in Washington says two guns used to kill a couple last year may have been dumped in western Arizona or eastern California near the U.S.-Mexico border, and authorities …
Tue., April 18, 2017
Celebrity crab-boat captain Sig Hansen won’t face criminal charges on claims that he sexually abused his toddler daughter nearly three decades ago, Snohomish County prosecutors said Tuesday after conducting a …
UPDATED: Sun., April 16, 2017
Airport officials in Snohomish County say they have reached a formal agreement with counterparts in Japan to help grow their aerospace businesses.
Thu., March 23, 2017
The Snohomish County Fire District Board of Commissioners has voted to issue a written reprimand to two of its members caught on tape making racially insensitive comments about Mexican laborers.
Wed., March 22, 2017
A former Washington state middle school teacher who was arrested in an undercover sex sting operation has pleaded guilty to communicating with a minor for immoral purposes.
Mon., Dec. 5, 2016
The state Court of Appeals has overturned the conviction of a former state prison inmate who attacked a corrections officer in 2012.
Wed., Nov. 16, 2016
Snohomish County will pay $14.3 million to a man who lost his legs after a sheriff’s deputy allegedly ran a stop sign in Everett and struck him last year.
Sun., Nov. 13, 2016
Washington State Patrol is urging people to be careful when helping stranded motorists, after two separate accidents on Snohomish County highways left one good Samaritan dead and two others injured.
Wed., Nov. 2, 2016
Snohomish County sheriff’s detectives say a young girl who disappeared several years ago died under mysterious circumstances – and they believe they’ve found her remains encased in concrete inside a …
Sun., Oct. 9, 2016
Fines totaling $6,000 have been paid in a worker’s fatal fall from a Snohomish County Public Utility District warehouse.
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016
A group of ascetic Orthodox Christian nuns in Snohomish County have been sickened by toxic mold.
Wed., Aug. 3, 2016
The parents of the 19-year-old man charged with fatally shooting three other teens and wounding a fourth at a party in suburban Seattle last weekend say they are anguished over …
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016
Snohomish officials say a teenage girl is the third person to test positive for Zika virus in the county.
Thu., July 21, 2016
EVERETT – A Snohomish County preschool has been temporarily closed while officials try to track down the source of an E. coli contamination that has sickened two students. The Daily …
Wed., June 29, 2016
Authorities say they have recovered a body found in a pond just north of Seattle in Lynnwood.
Wed., June 1, 2016
A Snohomish County judge has set aside the life sentence for a man who committed murder when he was 16.
Thu., May 26, 2016
Authorities say bodies recovered this week in a remote spot north of Seattle are those of a missing Washington state couple and that they were both shot to death.