The Washington State Department of Commerce awarded the Everett School District $60,000 to subcontract with Cocoon House to help homeless students in the district to stabilize their living situation or reunify with family.
The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office responded to the Motel 6 on 128th Street SE in south Everett after an anonymous 911 caller reported there was possibly a bomb planted at that location on Tuesday evening, January 3rd. Guests were evacuated, but no explosives were found after bomb dogs swept all guest rooms.
Health officials remind the public that it’s not too late for flu shots. Flu season typically peaks between January and March, but there were five influenza-related deaths confirmed in Snohomish County for December.