Monitoring commissary patrons’ savings in an era of reforms

by Tom Philpott When asked about the current level of savings for commissary shoppers in an era of sweeping reforms, the interim director of Defense… Continue reading

  • Feb 19, 2018

Remembering Teddy, Taft, FDR, Truman, Obama, Trump visits

Several presidents have visited Snohomish County, some as political stops and others to see friends.

Sound Transit funding splits lawmakers trying to cut car tab fees

With the legislative session set to end March 8, pressure is building for action.

South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary honors high school teens

The South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary Club regularly honors Students of the Month from local high schools. Among the recent honorees: Cami Kloes, a junior at Cascade… Continue reading

What to do when you get pulled over

Don’t forget to be considerate so officers will know you are not a threat to their safety.

YWCA celebrates donors

The YWCA thanks the support of the Snohomish County community for helping meet the needs of clients over the holidays and through the end of… Continue reading

Power outages hit north Snohomish County as snow covers area

There was no timeline for when PUD crews expected to restore power for 5,800 customers.

Iraqi victories remain fragile as US reduces troops

U.S. and Iraqi commanders warn that victories over IS could be undercut by a large-scale withdrawal.

  • Feb 18, 2018

Suspected drunk driver crash in Bothell sends two to hospital

The man suspected of causing the Saturday afternoon collision was not injured.

Gang activity on upswing in Everett

City leaders and neighborhood activists search for answers to violence.

Finalists for EdCC presidency holding campus meetings

A search committee reviewed 19 applicants and recommended three finalists to the Board of Trustees.

Bond for new Lake Stevens library falling short of required votes

The existing facility is in a city-owned building on property that is slated to be redeveloped.

She’s true blue (and gold) to her school

Everett High senior Danielle Scanes is opening a spirit gear thrift store called The Vintage Seagull.

Trump wants Bonneville Power Administration sell-off

Snohomish PUD and others are opposing privatization of federal hydropower systems.

Joshua Alexander O’Connor, 18, appears in court on Wednesday. He is accused of plotting to bomb and shoot classmates at ACES High School in Everett. (Caleb Hutton / The Herald)

In journal, Everett suspect had picked a date for school attack

The Everett teen reportedly planned attack as tribute to other mass killers. His bail is $5 million.

Joshua Alexander O’Connor, 18, appears in court on Wednesday. He is accused of plotting to bomb and shoot classmates at ACES High School in Everett. (Caleb Hutton / The Herald)

Scattered power outages around region after gusty Saturday

Up to 2 inches of snow could fall in some lowland areas of Snohomish County, forecasters said.

Faith Lutheran Church (of Everett) pastor Arhiana Shek (left) conducts a Bible study in Spanish with members Martha Schutten (center) and Fran Ulloa at Ulloa’s home in Lynnwood on Jan. 16. Although all the women speak and read English, studying in their first language, from a Spanish Bible, is a way to ensure they are understanding the intended meaning. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Everett church starts parallel ministry for Spanish speakers

Faith Lutheran seeks to offer fellowship, service opportunities to immigrants

Faith Lutheran Church (of Everett) pastor Arhiana Shek (left) conducts a Bible study in Spanish with members Martha Schutten (center) and Fran Ulloa at Ulloa’s home in Lynnwood on Jan. 16. Although all the women speak and read English, studying in their first language, from a Spanish Bible, is a way to ensure they are understanding the intended meaning. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Everett coaches reaching out to teens about dating violence

Free training focuses on a known strength of coaches: Being positive role models.

Faith Calendar for Feb. 17 to March 3, 2018

EVENTS Pancakes: A Norwegian Pancake Breakfast is served 7:30-10:30 a.m. Feb. 17 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 2111 117th Ave. NE. Cost is $6; children under… Continue reading

Fix set for traffic woes at Riverfront townhomes in Everett

Trains have been blocking access to one side of the new housing development.