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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 Firefighters Honor Their Past With Annual Memorial Weekend Cleanup

May 25, 2019

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Nearly 100 years ago the Firemen’s Relief Association purchased and dedicated a plot of land within Evergreen Cemetery and crafted a memorial to members of the Everett, Washington Fire Department. Every Memorial Day Weekend for as long as current members of the Everett Firefighters Association say they can recall, members have gathered to clean and […]

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SCSO Investigating Suspicious Death After Man’s Body Found In South Everett Storage Unit

May 24, 2019

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On Friday the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office issued the following press release after a man’s body was reportedly found in a storage unit Thursday night. Detectives with the Sheriff’s Office Major Crimes Unit are conducting a death investigation in the 13000 block of 4th Ave W. They responded to that location around 6:30 p.m. last […]

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EPD Investigating Fatal Shooting

May 24, 2019

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Update 6:30 PM: A woman is dead, her former husband has been arrested and several Everett Police Officers along with a Snohomish County Sheriff’s Sergeant are the focus of a use of force investigation while a multi-agency team investigates shots fired by multiple officers. This morning shortly after 8 AM Snohomish 911 began receiving calls […]

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Colby Cruizin’ Sunday – Car Show Monday

May 24, 2019

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The weather looks like it is going to be great for the annual Cruizin’ To Colby event this weekend in downtown Everett, Washington. Over three days hundreds of cars and thousands of people will move through Everett’s downtown core celebrating all things automotive. This is the 20th year for the Memorial Day Weekend event that […]

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Battle Heats Up Over Kimberly-Clark Site: Partnership Wants To Buy – Port Wants To Condemn

May 23, 2019

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Today it was a battle of the press releases as interest at the Kimberly-Clark site on the working waterfront in Everett, Washington heats up. First here’s a press release from a Seattle public relations firm announcing a plan for a partnership to buy the site and invest up to $100 million dollars. A new partnership […]

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Everett City Council Approves False Alarm Ordinance

May 23, 2019

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We told you earlier this month about revisions to a false alarm ordinance proposed by Everett Police. Yesterday the Everett City Council agreed to those changes and approved an ordinance that would fine alarm companies for false burglary alarms. The earlier version of the ordinance had a requirement that every alarm owner pay an annual […]

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