College Place Middle student sustains serious injuries crossing 68th Ave. W.

A College Place Middle School student was reported to have sustained serious injuries after she was struck by a vehicle Monday morning while crossing 68th Avenue West on her way to school, Lynnwood police said. According to police, the girl was struck by a vehicle at 7:20 a.m. near the 19700 block of 68th Avenue…

Edmonds police release new images of suspect vehicle in 7-11 homicide

Emphasizing that the investigation is the department’s number-one priority, Edmonds police on Monday released new photos of the vehicle suspected to be involved in the Feb. 21 homicide of Nagendiram Kandasamy at the Edmonds Highway 99 7-11 store “Edmonds police detectives continue to tirelessly work this investigation,” said Edmonds police spokesperson Sgt. Josh McClure in…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: Feb. 16-23, 2020

Feb. 16 3000 block 196th Street Southwest: A purse was reported stolen at Extended Stay America. 19700 block 50th Avenue West: A woman said that her boyfriend made threats at her son. 20500 block Highway 99: A vehicle was  stolen. 4500 block 176th Street Southwest: Police responded to a verbal domestic dispute. 3400 block 184th…

Rewards offered for information leading to suspect in Edmonds 7-11 homicide

Edmonds police said Tuesday that two rewards are being offered for any information leading to the arrest and charging of the person or persons responsible for the death of Nagendiram Kandasamy, who was shot and killed at an Edmonds 7-11 store Friday, Feb. 22. Crime Stoppers of Puget Sound is offering a $1,000 reward, while…

Reminder: South County Fire offering free two-hour preparedness class Feb. 27

Get started on disaster preparedness with a new free two-hour class offered by South County Fire. The interactive, hands-on training includes: How to build a preparedness kit for your family. Disaster first aid basics. Putting out small fires. Shutting off utilities. Assessing damage to determine a safe action plan for your home. The class is…

Police continue search for suspect in slaying of Edmonds 7-11 clerk

While Edmonds police continued their search for a homicide suspect, a pile of flowers and balloons was growing in front of the 7-11 store on Highway 99 where a 64-year-old clerk was shot to death Friday morning. The store remained closed on Saturday, with crime tape stretched across the parking lot. The Snohomish County Medical…

South County Fire welcomes five new volunteers to Fire Corps

Five new volunteers have joined South County Fire’s Fire Corps. Fire Corps volunteers serve the community and assist in promoting public safety in a variety of ways, including fire and injury prevention education, assisting at community events, and other programs to fit their skills and interest. New volunteers are Robin Boyer, Chris Hayes, Nickita “Nick”…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: Feb. 9-15, 2020

Feb. 9 19300 block Highway 99: A security device was stolen at CubeSmart Self Storage. 19200 block 40th Avenue West: A vehicle was prowled. 18200 block 52nd Avenue West: Police responded to a civil dispute between family members after a woman took her granddaughter on a trip without the mother’s permission. 18700 block Alderwood Mall…

Emergency cold weather shelter open through Thursday, Feb. 20

The South Snohomish County Emergency Cold Weather Shelter will be open through Thursday, Feb. 20. The shelter opens at 7:15 p.m. at Maple Park Church (60th Avenue West and 176th Street Southwest, Lynnwood). Dinner, a warm mat and blanket, and breakfast are provided. If you are not driving, please use the van transportation; do not walk to…

South County Fire hosting Scout Day at the fire station March 14

South County Fire invites scouts, their families and the community to Scout Day on Saturday, March 14, 9 a.m. to noon, at Mariner Fire Station 11, 12310 Meridian Ave. S., Everett. This fire station open house features activities to meet scout badge requirements including: ACT to Save a Life first aid training. Wilderness first aid….

Lynnwood man arrested for DUI-related hit-and-run near 3500 block of 184th St. SW

A Lynnwood man was arrested Saturday night for an alleged DUI-related hit-and-run collision near the 3500 block of 184th Street Southwest, Lynnwood police said. Ar 7:28 p.m., the Lynnwood Police Department reported that a 35-year-old Lynnwood man was taken into custody after his vehicle struck a retention wall, causing the vehicle to flip. The man…

South County Fire accepting applications for volunteer firefighter support

South County Fire is now accepting applications for the position of Volunteer Firefighter Support. This position provides support services at fire scenes such as air bottle refills and lighting using South County Fire’s AIR10 support truck. Volunteer Firefighter Support personnel also assist with community outreach, prevention education and community events. Applications are being accepted through…

One person receives minor injuries during Edmonds CC chemistry experiment

One person was reported to have sustained minor injuries Wednesday afternoon when a science experiment went awry at Edmonds Community College, according an Edmonds CC announcement. At 11:45 a.m. Wednesday, a chemistry class experiment involving dry ice caused a sound that resembled an explosion in Brier Hall — located at 20122 68th Ave. W. in…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: Feb. 2-8, 2020

Feb. 2 19500 block Alderwood Mall Parkway: A shoplifter at Nordstrom fled in a vehicle. 4000 block 198th Street Southwest: A mini-pistol was reported to have been found. 19800 block 48th Avenue West: Police conducted an arrest for domestic assault. 19600 block Alderwood Mall Parkway: A misdemeanor theft occurred at a gas station. 3000 block…

Lynnwood Police Blotter: Jan. 26-Feb. 1, 2020

Jan. 26 18200 block 52nd Avenue West: Police responded to a verbal domestic disturbance. 18400 block Alderwood Mall Parkway: Two juveniles were arrested for shoplifting from Target. They were released to their parents. 19300 block 60th Avenue West: Police conducted an arrest for indecent exposure. 3000 block 184th Street Southwest: A theft occurred at the…