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 Entertainment    February 1, 2013

Lake Steven's Baylee Rabe performing her newest single

Lake Steven's own Baylee Rabe will performing her newest single, "Fearless" this Friday to kick off The Grace Amazing Tour featuring Jimmy Needham & Trip Lee. The Grace Amazing music video just won MTV's Best Freshman Video. Baylee's...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

Washington joins $120 million multi-state settlement with Lender Processing Services, Inc. Roughly $4 million for Washington state

As part of the ongoing effort to address the national foreclosure crisis, Attorney General Bob Ferguson today announced his office, 44 other Attorneys General and the District of Columbia have reached a $120 million multi-state settlement with...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

Researcher questions proposal to end online schooling for young students

A proposed Washington law would stop state funding of online education for students in grade 5 and younger - a change that runs counter to both public demand and research findings, according to a Washington State University education researcher....

 
 News    February 1, 2013

Pasco man pleads guilty in largest public sector embezzlement case in state history

Dennis Merle Huston of Pasco, Wash., entered a plea of guilty as charged in Franklin County Superior Court today, after admitting to a complicated embezzlement scheme involving millions of dollars, dating back to March 1990. The state...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

Pacific Northwest Ballet presents Hansel & Gretel

Pacific Northwest Ballet presents Hansel & Gretel, a specially-created, hour-long matinee performance for children and families. Like PNB’s other Family Matinee productions of Snow Whiteand Pinocchio, Hansel & Gretel features almost 60...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

Missing Person Alert: Heather M. Hemmer

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office detectives are seeking assistance in locating 28 year-old Heather M. Hemmer who has been missing since January 11, 2013. Relatives are concerned because Hemmer...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

Job vacancies and hiring increased in 2012

Job vacancies in Washington grew by about 35 percent from last spring to the fall of 2012, and a quarter of the vacancies were new jobs, according to a new report from the Washington State Employment Security Department. The department surveyed...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

The Washington State Partnership Council on Juvenile Justice (WA-PCJJ) supports reform efforts that increase a youth’s chance of successful reentry and transition to their local communities and has selected reentry and transitional support for...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

IRS Kicks Off 2013 Tax Season

Most Individual Returns Can Be Filed Now; Many Ways To Get Tax Help The Internal Revenue Service today opened the 2013 filing season by announcing a variety of enhanced products and services to help taxpayers prepare and file their tax returns by...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

County seeks artwork for Miner’s Corner Park

The Snohomish County Arts Commission is seeking concepts from qualified artists to design, fabricate and install a site-specific artwork for Miner’s Corner County Park near Bothell. The 13-acre site, located at the corner of 228th Street...

 
 News    February 1, 2013

Adult motorcyclists want ‘right’ to crash (or not) without helmet - Senate bill requires protective headgear for under-18 riders

Universal helmet laws are a violation of the Fourteenth Amendment, argued one supporter of a bill introduced in the Senate Transportation Committee Thursday that would only require motorcyclists younger than 18 to wear helmets. Some are opposed due...