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My Everett News is a hyperlocal news website featuring breaking news and events in Everett, WA. We also cover City of Everett information and items of interest to those who live and work in Everett. It’s written by Leland Dart a former Snohomish County based radio reporter born and raised in Everett.

Everett Asking Cooks To Keep The Fat Out Of The Drain And Fire Out Of The Kitchen

November 21, 2017

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While most restaurants have a grease trap or other such system to keep excess grease out of the pipes that’s not the case in the majority of homes. With so many people cooking a big meal this week Everett Public Works has put out a plea to put the grease in the trash and not […]

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County To Treat Opioid Epidemic As A Disaster

November 20, 2017

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Today the Snohomish County Executive, Sheriff and Director of Snohomish Health District all spoke out about combining and coordinating efforts to get ahead of problems caused by opioid addiction in Snohomish County using methods most commonly employed in natural disasters.. Together they have formed something called the Opioid Response Multi-Agency Coordination Group or MAC Group. […]

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Wanna Be The Next Member Of Everett City Council?

November 20, 2017

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As Cassie Franklin transitions into the position of Everett’s Mayor the process will soon begin to fill her city council seat. If interested, now is the time to polish up that resume and get ready to show why you should fill the seat. For those who think they are qualified but don’t want to launch […]

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Everett Firefighters And Families Serve Annual Senior Meal

November 19, 2017

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Every November for the last 18 years, members of the Everett Firefighter’s Association and their families have gathered together to prepare a full turkey dinner for seniors at the Carl Gipson Senior Center in Everett. That tradition continued today as between 50 and 70 firefighters and family members are taking shifts starting from early morning […]

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Everett Essentials Demystifies City Hall

November 19, 2017

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The City of Everett recently pulled back the curtain and welcomed more than two-dozen residents to a behind the scenes look at how the city is run on a day to day basis. Not just the Mayor does this and the City Council does that, but a full look at the work of the planning […]

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Everett Schools Considering School Construction Levy In 2018

November 18, 2017

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At their Tuesday night meeting the Everett School Board is expected to hear from superintendent Gary Cohn on plans for a construction levy next year. A press release this week outlined the following… Changes in the works include plans Cohn says will “even more deeply enrich each high school student’s college and career readiness.” Cohn […]

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