Eric Stevick

2017 was a complicated year for catastrophes

Local Red Cross volunteers and staff were involved in 104 deployments to 22 disasters.

Running from police was the ‘greatest rush’ he’s ever had

A 26-year-old man suspected in at least one Gold Bar burglary was finally caught Thursday.

Dismissed: 1 of 2 sexual-contact lawsuits involving teacher

The judge cited the statute of limitations, and that might play a role in a second lawsuit, as well.

Police say teens shot Marysville school, and bragged about it

Two teens were arrested in connection with dozens of bullet holes at Pinewood Elementary in Marysville.

Everett man, 19, arrested in Lynnwood-area homicide

A Lynnwood man was shot and killed during an argument Saturday night, apparently over a loaned car.

EvCC has issues with new 140-unit housing proposal

The college says the 60 parking spaces included in the project “are not nearly adequate.”

Sultan School Board misses two veterans who stepped aside

Tracy Cotterill and Patty Fountain had a combined 48 years of experience, but didn’t run again.

Eyman gets too few signatures for another $30 car-tab vote

The prolific statewide-initiative backer says there wasn’t enough money to pay signature-gatherers.

Bail set for man accused of ramming transit worker’s vehicle

The suspect is accused of robbery, assault, reckless driving and drunken driving.

After 22 years, he’s ending 5-month gig at Arlington schools

Bob McClure joined during a time of contentious change, and is leaving the district in “a good place.”

Days before Christmas, fire displaces 20 people in Everett

Firefighters don’t know yet what caused the big nighttime blaze at Colby Square Apartments.

Gunshot victim: It wasn’t about sex, it was during a back rub

He tells a different story than the woman, who is a suspected escort charged in his attack.

Community boards are taking on school truancy

Support and follow-through, not punishment, seems to be more effective at keeping kids in school.

Ballot includes proposals for more than $700M for schools

Most districts are asking for program and operation levies to replace ones that are expiring.

Woman reportedly tells trooper she ‘ruined her high’

The suspected allegedly admitted to shooting up heroin while driving on I-5.

What draws so many Snohomish County students to UW Bothell?

Lynnwood, Everett and Mill Creek students account for much of the school’s growing enrollment.

Seat filled on Darrington School Board — finally

Dave Holmer, a former superintendent and high school principal, defeated Jennie Requa by three votes.

In the school lunch line, self esteem can be expensive

When students can’t pay, most schools offer a free stigma sandwich. But not in the Edmonds district.

American Cancer Society volunteers are partners in the fight

They hold hands, point the way to resources and do whatever is needed for patients and families.

Sno-Isle Libraries will have to make cuts or go to voters

The board soon will decide whether to reduce services by $2 million or go to the ballot.