DUI suspected in Lynnwood vehicle rollover that injured four Saturday

Four teen passengers were injured in a DUI-related vehicle rollover crash early Saturday morning on Interstate 5 near the 196th Street Southwest exit, according to Washington State Patrol. At 4:45 a.m., state troopers responded to a report of a single-vehicle rollover involving a 2010 Honda CRV that left the roadway while taking the 196th Street…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Oct. 24-Nov. 1, 2019

Oct. 24 21900 block 64th Avenue West: A man reported that his vehicle was prowled at Fweedom Cannabis while it was parked on the north side of the building. The vehicle’s front passenger window was shattered to gain entry to the vehicle. He reported his Kimber Ultra Carry II .45 Caliber firearm and five magazines…

Change your clocks, check your smoke alarms this weekend

This weekend when you change your clocks, take the time to check your smoke alarms too. That’s the message from South County fire, which notes that working smoke alarms save lives. South County Fire offers these tips for checking the smoke alarms where you live:   ·         Check the batteries. Replace batteries every six months…

Free Safe Boating seminars start Nov. 5 in Edmonds

Receive free training by Coast Guard Auxiliary instructors during a series of three Safe Boating seminars, starting Tuesday, Nov. 5.  It’s a chance to reinforce your safe boating practices and learn new skills on how to navigate local waters. Co-sponsored by the Port of Edmonds, the Edmonds Yacht Club and the Coast Guard Auxiliary, these seminars…

Support 7 honors long-time firefighter

More than 320 community members attended Support 7’s inaugural dinner earlier this month to recognize the tireless work of the emergency first responders who serve South Snohomish County. First responders, crisis survivors, community members and friends and family of Support 7 filled the Westgate Chapel gymnasium in Edmonds Oct. 18 to raise awareness and honor…

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South County Fire Halloween safety tips

Halloween Safety Tips As little ghosts and goblins prepare to take to the streets on Halloween, South County Fire offers these reminders for a safe celebration: Safe walking Cross the street at corners, using traffic signals and crosswalks. Put down electronic devices, keep heads up and walk, don’t run, across the street. Use sidewalks or…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Oct. 19-25, 2019

Oct. 1 4700 block 212th Street Southwest: Police responded to a reported verbal domestic disturbance between a man and woman who had previously dated. The man said the woman had his Orca card and he wanted it back. The woman said he was banging on her windows and cursing at her, which he denied. Oct….

South County Fire announces three finalists for fire chief

Three finalists have been selected for the position of Fire Chief of South County Fire: Bryan Brice, current fire chief for the City of Mount Vernon. Christopher Riley, a retired fire chief most recently at the City of Colorado Springs. Brian Schaeffer, current fire chief for the City of the Spokane. The public will have…

Snohomish County Jail expands medication-assisted treatment program

Snohomish County has become one of the first large jails in the nation to offer comprehensive treatment options to all inmates with heroin or other opioid-related disorders. The Snohomish County Jail has expanded medication-assisted treatment (MAT), making it available to all inmates who qualify for the program. In the first two weeks of the program,…

Mountlake Terrace police locate, arrest domestic violence suspect

A man who reportedly fled from Mountlake Terrace police after assaulting his girlfriend was booked in Snohomish County Jail in early Monday morning. Police booked the 39-year-old man for fourth-degree domestic assault after apprehending him near Lake Ballinger around 1:30 a.m. Monday. The suspect was also charged with preventing the reporting of a domestic violence…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Oct. 10-17, 2019

Oct. 10 6700 block 216th Street Southwest: A vehicle was recovered after it was previously reported stolen. 23500 block 58th Avenue West: A woman reported that a blanket she keeps outside for her dog was stolen by a man she knows who is homeless. The woman said she took the blanket back when she found…

Lynnwood police seek woman missing since September

Lynnwood police are seeking help locating Alexandria Youn Suk Kim, who has not been heard from or seen by family and friends since Sept 2. According to the police, Kim is a 65-year-old Asian woman with thinning black hair who occasionally wears glasses. She may be wearing a knit hat, dark blue blazer and blue…

Edmonds CC to participate in Great ShakeOut Oct. 17

Edmonds Community College will participate in The Great ShakeOut on Thursday, Oct. 17. The Great ShakeOut is a global emergency preparedness event that encourages participants to practice how to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On” during an earthquake. The Edmonds CC drill will held between 10-10:30 a.m. Thursday, and begin with a digital message display on…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Oct. 4-11, 2019

Oct. 4 221700 block 67th Place West: A truck was recovered after it was reported stolen from the owner’s driveway. The man said he left it running to warm up. Oct. 5 66th Avenue West/220th Street Southwest: A woman was arrested for a DUI at Shell gas station after she was reported to have been…

Threat at Brier Terrace Middle School causes brief lockdown Monday

Brier Terrace Middle School went into a brief lockdown Monday after a student was reported to have threatened to shoot up the school, Edmonds School District officials said. According to a letter sent to Brier Terrace students’ families, the school went into lockdown at approximately 1:45 p.m. after a student reported that another student said…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Sept. 27-Oct. 2, 2019

Sept. 27 23500 block 48th Avenue West: A woman reported finding stolen credit cards, heroin, needles and other drug paraphernalia left behind at her residence by a former roommate. The heroin weighed 0.7 grams. 4200 block 214th Street Southwest: A woman reported her purse was stolen from her friend’s vehicle after it was prowled. The…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Sept. 19-26, 2019

Sept. 19 5700 block 213th Street Southwest: A man reported three vehicles on his property were prowled and Bluetooth equipment valued at $275 was stolen. Sept. 20 21200 block 52nd Avenue West: A woman was arrested in the 7-11 parking lot for an Everett warrant for fourth-degree domestic assault. Sept. 21 4300 block 236th Street…

Police presence at Brier Terrace MS Friday after potential threat reported

Brier police were called to Brier Terrace Middle School on Friday following what Edmonds School District officials called “a non-specific threat” on the school campus. District spokeswoman Harmony Weinberg said district officials determined the threat was not credible. The district asked for an extra police presence on the BTMS campus “out of an abundance of caution,”…

South County Fire holds fall prevention pancake breakfast

In observance of Fall Prevention Awareness Week, South County Fire invited senior community members and their families Thursday to the Lynnwood Fire Station for a free Senior Stroll and Pancake Breakfast with firefighters. Community Resource Specialist Larry Hadland said fall-related incidents are the number-one source of injuries that South County Fire responds to. Hadland, a retired medical services…

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office seeks help locating missing 13-year-old girl

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office is seeking help locating a missing 13-year-old girl. According the sheriff’s office, Jayla Mitchell was last seen at 7 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20, leaving her home on Madison Way in unincorporated Lynnwood. Mitchell did not show up for school that day and it is believed she ran away from her…

Mountlake Terrace Police Blotter: Sept. 12-18, 2019

Sept. 12 6100 block Saint Albion Way: A man reported someone siphoned gasoline out of his vehicle parked at Lakeside Apartments. The suspect reportedly punctured his gas tank to steal the gas. Sept. 13 6000 block 244th Street Southwest: A U.S. postal carrier reported being harassed at work after a woman became verbally aggressive with…