Largest Regional Exercise Ever to be Held on October 11th

On October 11th, Snohomish Regional Fire plans to hold what will likely be the largest full-scale exercise ever held in the region.A full-scale exercise means this effort will simulate a real event, including active police, fire, health care, emergency medical services and other regional... Read More.

On This Day, September 22, 1985: The first Farm Aid is held in Illinois

On This Day, September 22, 1985…Willie Nelson, Neil Young and John Mellencamp headlined the first-ever Farm Aid concert in Champaign, Illinois.The trio organized the all-star event to raise money to help family farmers in the United States. They were inspired by comments Bob Dylan made during the Live Aid concerts, in which he... Read More.

On This Day, July 13, 1985: The star-studded Live Aid charity concerts are held in London and Philadelphia

On This Day, July 13, 1985…The star-studded Live Aid charity concerts were held at Wembley Stadium in London and JFK Stadium in Philadelphia.The concerts, organized by Bob Geldof and Midge Ure, featured performances by Queen, David Bowie, U2, Sting, The Who, Elton John, Paul McCartney and others in London, and Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Mick Jagger, a reunion of Led Zeppelin and... Read More.