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Firefighters at early morning house fire in Snohomish County, WA.

Mother and daughter taken to hospital after escaping house fire

(near Snohomish)  A mother and her daughter were treated for possible smoke inhalation following an early morning house fire near Snohomish today. Snohomish County Fire District 1 Public Information Officer Leslie Hynes says firefighters were dispatched to the 5600 block of 134th Place SE around 12:30 this morning. Four people and a cat managed to […]

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Car in ditch on Broadway Avenue, Snohomish, WA

A snowy weekend in February

On Saturday afternoon in western Washington, a local television station tweeted that areas north of Tacoma were only expected to get a trace of snow overnight. That forecast received some quick adjustments by early evening as snow began to blanket Seattle, Lynnwood, Everett, Snohomish, Lake Stevens and nearby areas. Much of those northern locals received […]

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September’s Symmetry: “Humpy Run” (Pink Salmon) on the Snohomish River

Post updated on July 14, 2013. It’s an odd-numbered year, so watch-out!  Large numbers of pink salmon (nicknamed “humpies”) are about to return to Puget Sound. Want to whet your appetite for the upcoming humpy run?  Check-out the video below.  It features a full-helping of beautiful scenery on the Snohomish River captured during the 2011 […]

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VIDEO: Silver salmon jumping on Snohomish River

I couldn’t yet see the Snohomish River, but after getting out of my SUV and taking a brief walk, I could hear the familiar sound of salmon “having a splash.” (Sorry, the complete text of this original post is not currently available) [youtube_sc url=”http://youtu.be/Pj03lOejbRQ” width=”640″ height=”360″]

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VIDEO:  Snohomish River rising quickly

VIDEO: Snohomish River rising quickly

[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mznFvcQ_EIc&width=450&height=253&rel=0[/embedyt]   (Snohomish) Like so many rivers in Washington State today, the Snohomish is very much on the rise. The National Weather Service now expects record flooding on the Snohomish River at Snohomish. Forecasters say it will crest at 10 p.m. Thursday more than 10 feet above flood stage. –Seattle P-I/Associated Press When I […]

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