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New Veterans Memorial

Published:2019-06-20 County
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New Veterans Memorial

On May 23, we commissioned the new Veterans Memorial in the heart of our county campus. We took elements of the previous Veterans Memorial, which was decommissioned in July 2018, and added additional features to create the new, improved memorial, as part of the courthouse renovation project.
I am thankful to the Pilkenton family for taking care of the eternal flame. The Pilkenton family was charged with keeping the flame burning during construction of the new memorial. Norma Pilkenton and other members of the family were present when we revived our eternal flame, and it once again is lighting our memorial.
Our veterans have served all of us, and this new memorial is one way to thank them for their service and remember the sacrifices made on our behalf. The next time you are in Everett, I urge you to stop by and pay your respects.
As part of our Memorial Day activities, I was also proud to announce the Military Pathways program, which will help ease the transition from military to civilian life. This program will provide support to our veterans and their families before, during, and after the hiring process into Snohomish County government. I highly encourage other employer to create similar programs to help those who defended our freedoms.

Dave Somers
County Executive

Published: Wednesday, September 18, 2019
Guardsmen to deploy to Middle East Guardsmen to deploy to Middle East
More than 400 Washington National Guard Soldiers from the 1st Squadron, 303rd Cavalry Regiment will deploy later this month in support of Operation Spartan Shield, an on-going operation in Southwest Asia.

Published: Sunday, September 15, 2019
DSHS falls short on Lakeland Village DSHS falls short on Lakeland Village
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Published: Thursday, September 12, 2019
SnoPUD Prepares for Storm Season SnoPUD Prepares for Storm Season
As the calendar turns to fall and turbulent weather looms on the horizon, Snohomish County PUD is ready.

Published: Wednesday, September 11, 2019
National Cup Northwest Regional to Stocker Fields National Cup Northwest Regional to Stocker Fields
US Club Soccer has announced a four-year partnership with Snohomish Youth Soccer Club and Snohomish County to bring its National Cup Northwest Regional to Stocker Fields, beginning next summer.

Published: Friday, September 06, 2019
2nd Annual Gang Awareness event 2nd Annual Gang Awareness event
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Published: 2019-09-05
Grand Opening celebration
Published: 2019-08-25
High-efficiency street sweepers
Published: 2019-08-25
Commercial Structure Fire in Woodinville
Published: 2019-08-21
Bridge work to close lanes on I-5
Published: 2019-08-20
Free Car Wash
Published: 2019-08-18
Financial Advisor Sterling Gurney gets CFP

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