Helen Jackson, the widow of the late Sen. Henry M. Jackson, died Saturday evening in Everett. She is shown here at a Navy ceremony with former Mayor Ray Stephanson. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Helen Jackson, widow of Sen. Henry Jackson, dies at 84

She was a tireless contributor to civic life and philanthropic causes in Everett, her adopted home.

Partnership works to keep Kayak Point golf course healthy

The course used to host up to 50,000 rounds of golf per year in the late 1990s and early 2000s.

The old footbridge finally comes down on Everett waterfront

It was one of the last remaining pieces of the Kimberly-Clark paper mill.

Washington legislature passes public records exemption bill

The bill allows lawmakers to shield records sought by a coalition of media groups.

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Man charged with rape, manslaughter of teen dying from overdose

Brian Roberto Varela’s arraignment is scheduled for Monday.

Aid crews get a dose of digital medicine

iPad app does the math for them so aid crews are free to treat children

Woman badly burned in north Everett house fire

Two men escaped unharmed from the burning home on Lombard Avenue.

Basketball state regional roundup: Stanwood boys advance

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Ice queen: Local women’s hockey team founder is fearless

Leslie Tidball’s fearless competitive spirit keeps her going strong in ice hockey at 64 years old.

Unitarian Universalist Congregation puts faith to work

Its “religiously liberal” members are open to differing creeds and doctrines.

Late-season charge propels Kamiak boys to state regional berth

A post-loss team meeting served as the catalyst for the Knights’ run to the 4A Northwest District tournament championship.

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Boeing’s six-week Fabrication internship has hosted about 120 high school interns over the last five years.

Fabrication internship emphasizes STEM education among Puget Sound high schoolers

‘One-of-a-kind opportunity’ lets students explore manufacturing and engineering techniques

 

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