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Stories with place: Mount Vernon
  • Washington school board expresses concern about oil trains 
    Updated: Apr-23-15 11:08 am

    MOUNT VERNON, Washington - A school board in northwest Washington has joined cities and others in passing a resolution expressing concerns about safety risks from trains carrying crude oil.

  • Teachers from 8 school district to hold one-day strikes 
    Updated: Apr-17-15 6:22 pm

    SEATTLE - The Washington Education Association says members of the union from eight school districts plan to hold one-day strikes to protest legislative inaction on education funding reform.

  • Deputies arrest 2 after Mount Vernon, Wash., bank robbery 
    Updated: Apr-08-15 10:34 pm

    MOUNT VERNON, Washington - Police in Mount Vernon, Washington, say two men are in custody after a bank was robbed late Wednesday afternoon. Snohomish County sheriff's deputies quickly stopped a vehicle sought in the case and made the arrests.

  • Man held in connection with taxi driver's killing 
    Updated: Apr-06-15 11:11 am

    MOUNT VERNON, Washington - A 29-year-old Puyallup man is being held on $1 million bail as a Skagit County judge granted prosecutors more time to file formal charges in the shooting death of a female taxi driver.