Sharon Salyer

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.

Q&A: Rick Steves ties philanthropy to travel and faith

“We live in a world where mindless consumption is almost respected. To me it’s not a respectful thing.”

Surplus land plans could net Edmonds School District millions

Two major housing development projects could be built on Edmonds School District properties.

You can now read restaurant inspection reports online

Also available are inspection documents covering grocery stores, public pools and spas.

Virginia Mason to purchase Edmonds Family Medicine

The deal to buy the independent clinic could be completed in January.

Couple marries where they had their first date: the hospital

The Marysville couple had planned to be married twice before but their plans were waylaid.

Opening day: ‘Lots of high-fives’ among skiers at Stevens Pass

Two chairs were running Thursday, and two more were expected to open on the weekend.

After years of cuts, Snohomish Health District plans to hire

The district has had to reduce its workforce every year since 2014 due to budget constraints.

A formerly homeless veteran is free-wheeling once again

Eric Prescott’s newish car will give him mobility and, hopefully, the chance to revive his singing career.

Contractor fires 2 after noose incident in Edmonds

It was discovered tied over a beam in an area where a pair of black employees were working at a construction site.

Police investigate noose found by 2 black workers at job site

The incident occurred Oct. 26 on a construction site near the Point Edwards condominiums in Edmonds.

Dottie Metcalf Lindenburger address the use of analogs Saturday afternoon at the Kamiak High School Performance Art Center in Mukilteo. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Annual TEDx talks offer education, inspiration

The 11 participants this year included a former astronaut and a high school senior.

Dottie Metcalf Lindenburger address the use of analogs Saturday afternoon at the Kamiak High School Performance Art Center in Mukilteo. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Edmonds plans study to evaluate health of marsh

City Council members want to know about any issues that might be affecting it.

The race for Position 2 in Mukilteo is a contentious one

Controversial businessman Peter Zieve is challenging City Council President Bob Champion.

Highway 99 looms large over Edmonds City Council races

A new waterfront connector and the city’s saltwater marsh also capture candidates’ attention.

4 candidates seeking 2 positions on Edmonds School Board

It’s the largest district in the county, with an enrollment of 20,534 students.

Mukilteo School Board candidates talk testing, equity

Geoffrey Thorp, a 12-year incumbent, is being challenged by Shaun Olsen, who is seeking his first elected office.

‘Break the isolation’ at LGBT youth and families conference

The Links and Alliances event address gender identity, bullying and where to find help.

After decades of talk, Harbour Pointe road takes shape

The Mukilteo project has been talked about for decades. It could be built by 2019.