Town lies at heart of bucolic Snoqualmie River valley
Date: 04/23/2016 | Life
CHALMETTE, La. — College students on spring break joined hundreds of other volunteers at a cemetery dating to the Civil War, realigning hundreds of tilted headstones and scrubbing grime from thousands more. Some mark the graves of Union soldiers, others are from later eras.
Date: 04/01/2016 | Nation & World
Today is Monday, March 28, the 88th day of 2016. There are 278 days left in the year.Today’s highlight:On March 28, 1941, novelist and critic Virginia Woolf, 59, drowned herself near her home in Lewes, East Sussex, England.On this date:
Date: 03/28/2016 | Life
TACOMA — A 111-year-old mansion once the center of Tacoma’s suffragist movement is on the market at $798,000.The News Tribune reports (http://bit.ly/1ZgKiOo) that the 4,800-square-foot Mason House is being sold for only the fourth time in its history.
Date: 03/20/2016 | Northwest
JERUSALEM — Israeli archaeologists said Wednesday they have unearthed a 7,000-year-old settlement in northern Jerusalem, describing it as the oldest discovery of its kind in the area.
Date: 02/18/2016 | Nation & World
MEXICO CITY — A Mexican official said Friday that Canadian pop star Justin Bieber and his entourage were asked to leave the Mayan archaeological site of Tulum after he apparently tried to climb onto or among the ruins.
Date: 01/09/2016 | Nation & World
Volunteers are working to restore the memory-filled structure
Date: 01/08/2016 | Local News
Jerry Senner was known for his love of old tractors
Date: 12/08/2015 | Local News
Volunteers hope to resurrect old barn that became a memorial
Date: 10/29/2015 | Local News
City flush with art, history and plenty of places to explore
Date: 10/16/2015 | Life
Candidate forumThe two candidates for Snohomish County executive are scheduled to participate in a forum at Edmonds Community College on Thursday evening.Incumbent County Executive John Lovick and his challenger,...
Date: 10/12/2015 | Local News
CAIRO — Egyptian authorities promised Thursday they will move quickly to get new radar equipment needed to search for Queen Nefertiti's tomb amid a new theory it could be in an alleged, hidden chamber behind King Tutankhamun's tomb in the famed Valley of the Kings.The...
Date: 10/02/2015 | Nation & World
The 104-year-old Harvey House in Snohomish is torn down
Date: 09/17/2015 | Local News
Generals have marked their operations by putting pins on wall maps of the world. could do the same for friends and neighbors who have just gotten back from some place and are about to leave for another. They often move in battalions meeting friends or family — who themselves have...
Date: 09/04/2015 | Opinion Columnists
Why should people care about the past or the future? That may sound like a perverse question, but it's at the center of two recent stories — one involving the Islamic State's destruction of antiquities at Palmyra in Syria, and the other a presidential warning about damage to the...
Date: 09/03/2015 | Opinion Columnists
ROME, Italy — On a recent June day, about 24,999 other tourists and I squeezed into the Vatican's Sistine Chapel. Seeing the Vatican and its museums is one of the most visually magnificent experiences on Earth. Clearly, the word has gotten out.The chapel's ceiling...
Date: 07/05/2015 | Opinion Columnists
STANWOOD — The state Department of Fish and Wildlife has decided to remove most of the dikes around Leque Island, a slice of former farmland between Stanwood and Camano Island.The 300-acre...
Date: 07/02/2015 | Local News
Cleanup is under way to rid historic Monte Cristo of pollutants
Date: 06/20/2015 | Local News
Snohomish mural is a memorial to local fallen soldiers
Date: 05/19/2015 | Whats Up With That?
MONROE — Eighth-graders here have been working after school to preserve a piece of history.
Date: 05/18/2015 | Local News