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Snohomish County sets up fund to help victims of deadly wildfire

You don’t have to be a Snohomish County employee to donate, and your donation is tax-deductible. Image courtesy of Snohomish County.

Snohomish County Executive John Lovick has created the Snohomish County Employees’ Fire Relief Fund to benefit Wenatchee's Community Foundation of North Central Washington (NCW) Fire Relief Fund.

All of the contributions the foundation receives will go toward helping those affected by the fires – both immediate needs and long-term recovery.

Creatures of the Night, at the Northwest Stream Center

Creatures of the Night includes a naturalist led interpretive tour of the new Northwest Stream Center Elevated Nature Walk after dark. Photo courtesy of Northwest Stream Center.

Looking for an exciting new night adventure? A walk on the wild side? On Thursday, September 10th, at 7:30 pm and again on Saturday, September 19th, at 7:30 pm, Adopt A Stream Foundation (AASF) Ecologist Les Meade will be leading up to ten adventurers on a half mile walk through very complex wetland and forest wildlife habitat on the Northwest Stream Center’s new Elevated Nature Walk.