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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.

Friday In Downtown Everett Group Plans “Die-In” To Highlight Climate Change

September 19, 2019

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Passing along notification of an unusual 11-minute event in downtown Everett this week. Global Climate Strike Die-in at Noon Friday September 20th at the Snohomish County East Administration Building, 3000 Rockefeller Ave, Everett, sponsored by 350 Everett, League of Women Voters of Snohomish County, and SnoCo Indivisible. Arrive by 11:45, make a sign with cause […]

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Library Plans To Make Discussions In Everett More Civil

September 18, 2019

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If you think there is too much shouting and not enough civil conversation in Everett, Washington lately you are not alone. Now there’s a plan by some folks to do something to create change. Here’s more. Civil Everett is a planned program series presented by the Everett Public Library and City of Everett designed to […]

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Everett Community College Gives Trojan Mascot A Makeover

September 17, 2019

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This in Monday from Everett Community College regarding the updating of the Trojan which has been used by the school since 1942. The college is introducing a new Trojan design, continuing EvCC’s 78-year use of the Trojan symbol for student spirit and college athletics. Everett Junior College students selected the Trojans as the college’s mascot […]

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Oil Spill Response Hearing In Everett Tuesday

September 16, 2019

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The Washington State Department of Ecology is holding a public hearing in downtown Everett, Washington on Tuesday to gather input on rules covering oil spill response. Here’s more information. Ecology is formally proposing an update to Chapter 173-182 WAC, Oil Spill Contingency Plan Rule. This rule requires large commercial vessels, oil handling facilities, and pipelines to have detailed […]

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Everett Planners Holding Workshop Tuesday On Supportive Housing In Single Family Zones

September 15, 2019

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As the City of Everett’s zoning code changes to accommodate increased growth, the single-family zone is facing encroachment from many directions. Recently the desire of Housing Hope to build supportive housing on publicly owned land for students of families experiencing homelessness led to a moratorium on any applications for that use. City of Everett, Washington […]

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Gas Leak Forces Evacuation Of Floor And Decor At Everett Mall

September 14, 2019

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A couple of nervous moments for the crew and customers at the Floor and Decor Store on Everett Mall Way Saturday morning. A natural gas line in near the ceiling of the store was reportedly nicked by a forklift around 10 AM. That caused a leak and led to the evacuation of the store and […]

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