After lengthy contentious discussions of the sign ordinance over many years, the Granite Falls City Council finally approved a double-sided electronic message sign to be placed near the entrance to town.
In 2013, 75 percent of all calls received by Snohomish County Fire District 17 were for Emergency Medical Service (EMS). That number has held steady through the middle of 2014, says Fire Chief Jim Haverfield.
Every week 30-40 students receive a backpack full of basic food supplies to help get them through the weekend. Please consider donating, every dollar goes to support youth in our community. Visit for more information and to donate.