Talk:Snohomish County, Washington

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How to edit?[edit]

Wondering how to edit this U.S. County Entry?
The WikiProject U.S. Counties standards might help.— Preceding unsigned comment added by Ram-Man (talkcontribs) 17:55, 14 October 2002‎ (UTC)

Pronunciation[edit]

How about someone adding the correct pronunciation to this article? —Preceding unsigned comment added by 72.193.240.144 (talk) 23:20, 3 November 2007 (UTC)

Fair use rationale for File:Snohomish Logo.PNG[edit]

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BetacommandBot (talk) 20:02, 26 November 2007 (UTC)

Missing sections[edit]

We have a few missing sections according to the WikiProject U.S. Counties guidelines. Here are the sections missing:

  • History
    • Origin of the county's name
    • Circumstances of the county's establishment
    • Major historical events that occurred in county
  • Law/Government
    • County Executive-- current, previous executives
    • representative body?
  • Economy ComputerGuy890100 02:05, 1 March 2008 (UTC)
Response:Will add sections and attempt to fill quickly -- Guroadrunner (talk) 17:17, 30 December 2010 (UTC)

History (contd.)[edit]

they live in long houses. "Teachisahoeobabyjfjfhgjfhgh" snohomish in the woouli's language. they live in snohomish county. "Icopyandpastethisdodlpofi" snohomish indians in golpiy"s language —Preceding unsigned comment added by DrumTiger (talkcontribs) 05:33, 19 November 2008 (UTC)

Doesn't seem accurate, to say the least ;-) . I've added some history, but it is City of Snohomish-centric because that's the sources I found. -- Guroadrunner (talk) 21:54, 2 January 2011 (UTC)

Category:Prostitution in the United States[edit]

I saw this category at the bottom and initially thought it was vandalism, but then I noticed that Wikipedia has an article about bikini baristas, which I assume whoever added the category was getting at. I'm not going to challenge placing this article in this category, but it seems strange to me to have the category there but not mention anything about it anywhere in the article. I would add something, but it seems best to check with others first.50.47.195.198 (talk) 04:10, 2 May 2012 (UTC)

I removed it. Besides the fact that the article makes no mention of it, it is silly to categorize a county just because a specific industry/service is there: I would no more categorize the county with prostitution than I would categorize it with "aviation in the United States" despite the fact that a large Boeing factory is within the county. Ian.ruotsala (talk) 21:59, 2 September 2012 (UTC)