The Herald of Everett, Washington
Customer service  |  Subscribe   |   Log in or sign up   |   Advertising information   |   Contact us
HeraldNet on Facebook HeraldNet on Twitter HeraldNet RSS feeds HeraldNet Pinterest HeraldNet Google Plus HeraldNet Youtube
HeraldNet Newsletters  Newsletters: Sign up  Green editions icon Green editions

Seattle

Arrest made in downtown Seattle tourist attack

SEATTLE — Seattle police have arrested a 17-year-old boy in connection with the attack and robbery of three tourists from Rhode Island in downtown Seattle on Monday night.

Date: 08/28/2015 | Northwest


Washington prisoners spend time with bees behind bars

SEATTLE — Inmates in Littlerock are being trained by bee keepers as part of a program that connects prisoners to sustainable farming.

Date: 08/28/2015 | Northwest


Head down memory lane with Hall and Oates

Maybe it was the blond mullet, or maybe it was the black mustache, but for a while there, Daryl Hall and John Oates didn’t exactly scream cool.No longer.

Date: 08/28/2015 | Entertainment


Seward Park swimming beach on Lake Washington closed after sewage spill

SEATTLE — The Seward Park swimming beach on Lake Washington will be closed for at least a day following a sewage spill Wednesday morning.Seattle officials say the beach will be closed until test results are back from the lab. They are expected back Thursday afternoon.

Date: 08/26/2015 | Northwest


Seattle Children’s Bellevue clinic warns of infection risk

BELLEVUE — A suburban clinic of Seattle Children’s Hospital is warning patients they could have been exposed to infection by improperly cleaned and sterilized equipment.

Date: 08/26/2015 | Northwest


Insurance companies sue over Seattle tunnel machine repair

SEATTLE — Insurance companies have filed a lawsuit to get off the hook for millions of dollars of repair costs for Seattle’s tunnel-boring machine called Bertha.

Date: 08/26/2015 | Northwest


Woman beaten to death under Seattle bridge

SEATTLE — A standoff between police officers and a suspected killer ended in gunfire under Seattle’s Magnolia Bridge.KOMO-TV reported that the man suspected of beating a woman to death was brought into custody early Tuesday after an officer shot him in the leg.

Date: 08/25/2015 | Northwest


Chinese man sentenced for trying to export satellite part

SEATTLE — A Chinese citizen was sentenced in federal court to 18 months in prison for trying to export an instrument used in satellites and spacecraft.

Date: 08/25/2015 | Northwest


Seattle teachers vote to continue bargaining

SEATTLE — Teachers from the state’s largest school district voted Monday to keep on bargaining toward a new contract. The Seattle Education Association also set a Sept. 3 meeting when they will vote on either a tentative contract agreement or a strike.

Date: 08/24/2015 | Northwest


NRA sues over Seattle’s adoption of ‘gun violence tax’

SEATTLE — Three gun rights groups, including the National Rifle Association, sued the city of Seattle on Monday over its adoption of a so-called “gun violence tax,” a tax on firearms and ammunition designed to help offset the financial toll of gun violence.

Date: 08/24/2015 | Northwest


SEC: Bellevue developer bilked investors on Seattle, Everett projects

SEATTLE — The Securities and Exchange Commission filed a complaint and sought a restraining order Monday against the head of an investment firm, saying he bilked more than 250 Chinese investors out of millions of dollars on two real estate projects — a skyscraper in downtown...

Date: 08/24/2015 | Northwest


Amazon to build 5th Texas fulfillment center

SAN MARCOS, Texas — Amazon.com Inc. plans to build a fifth fulfillment center in Texas.An Amazon.com statement Thursday said about 1,000 full-time jobs will be created in San Marcos, 30 miles south of Austin.

Date: 08/22/2015 | Business Wire


Cost of replacing Seattle’s seawall goes up

SEATTLE — Seattle officials say replacing the Elliott Bay Seawall will be more expensive than previously thought.

Date: 08/21/2015 | Northwest


Providence partners with Walgreens on in-store clinics

CHICAGO — Walgreens is teaming up with a large hospital network for the first time to open a handful of new in-store clinics, as the drugstore chain looks for a more cost-effective and collaborative approach to expand its health care services.

Date: 08/20/2015 | Business Wire


Is it really that hard to work at Amazon?

Silicon Valley wasted no time in reacting to a New York Times article on what it's like to work at Amazon. The story featured depictions of people pushed to extremes, staff crying at desks and "redrawing the boundaries of what is acceptable."The Seattle-based...

Date: 08/18/2015 | Business Wire


Transportation levy opponents file suit over Seattle ballot language

SEATTLE — A campaign opposing the proposed $930 million Move Seattle transportation levy is suing the city over the ballot title.

Date: 08/18/2015 | Northwest


Seattle officer pulls over speeding car; mom gives birth

SEATTLE — Seattle police officers wound up helping with the birth of a baby after a routine traffic stop — and it was all recorded on a patrol car’s dashboard camera.

Date: 08/17/2015 | Northwest


Man dies after being shot during disturbance in Seattle

SEATTLE — Seattle homicide detectives are investigating after a man died after being shot during a large disturbance in the Capitol Hill neighborhood early Sunday.Police said the man died of his injuries after being taken to Harborview Medical Center.

Date: 08/17/2015 | Northwest


Seattle church wants to buy paddle-wheeler Queen of Seattle

SEATTLE — A new Seattle church wants to buy a steam-powered paddle-wheeler for retreats, worship, counseling and conferences.

Date: 08/15/2015 | Northwest


One last Kithkin show

It’s always sad when a band you love calls it quits, for any reason. So when I was sitting at the New Mexicans today surfing Facebook as I waited for my lunch to arrive my heart pretty much sank when I came across the news that Kithkin would be playing their final show together on...

Date: 08/14/2015 | What Radio?


Seattle City Council votes to adopt ‘gun violence tax’

SEATTLE — Seattle’s City Council unanimously approved a new tax on the sale of firearms and ammunition Monday — a measure designed to help offset the financial toll of gun violence. But opponents quickly promised a legal challenge.

Date: 08/10/2015 | Northwest


Crew rescues woman trapped inside a charity donation box

SEATTLE — Seattle fire crews rescued a woman who was stuck inside a charity donation box near Georgetown.The Seattle Fire Department said crews were called to the site at about 4:30 a.m. Monday on a report that a woman was trapped inside the 4-foot by 6-foot donation box.

Date: 08/10/2015 | Northwest


Seattle won’t paint over rogue crosswalks

SEATTLE — Seattle officials said they will not paint over the Pan-African themed crosswalks that have shown up in the Central District.

Date: 08/10/2015 | Northwest


Teen boy hurt in fall at Taylor Swift concert in Seattle

SEATTLE — A 13-year-old boy at a Taylor Swift concert was hurt when he fell from an upper level of Seattle’s CenturyLink Field.

Date: 08/09/2015 | Northwest


Recycle this! Seattle’s trash-sorting police overreach

In most households there is a guardian of the recycling bin. This sell-anointed guru of garbage maintains constant surveillance over what is tossed into the bin and what winds up in the regular garbage. He or she has memorized the precise rules from the municipal recycling entity.

Date: 08/09/2015 | Commentary


Seattle neighborhood requests homeless camp

SEATTLE — While many neighborhoods fight the idea of having homeless people living nearby, one Seattle neighborhood is requesting a formal homeless camp.

Date: 08/08/2015 | Northwest


Pacific Northwest’s tallest building sold for $711M

SEATTLE — The Pacific Northwest’s highest building has been sold to Hong Kong investment company for $711 million.

Date: 08/07/2015 | Northwest


Panoramic camera takes images from atop Space Needle

SEATTLE — Seattle’s Space Needle is the first building in the U.S. to use the PanoCam — a panoramic camera that takes continuous 360-degree images of the city.

Date: 08/07/2015 | Northwest


Exam ordered for man accused of unruliness on Seattle-to-Maui flight

HONOLULU — A man accused of drunkenly shoving a flight attendant and threatening to kill people on a flight from Seattle to Maui has been ordered to get mental-health and substance-abuse evaluations.

Date: 08/07/2015 | Northwest


Seattle police officer fired over misplaced gun

SEATTLE — A veteran Seattle Police Department officer has been fired after he was accused of dishonesty for an incident involving his misplaced gun.

Date: 08/07/2015 | Northwest


Barge brings tons of buoys, other ocean debris to Seattle

JUNEAU, Alaska — Hundreds of tons of marine debris have been collected from the shores of Alaska and British Columbia as part of an unprecedented cleanup effort that an organizer says barely made a dent in the rubbish that remains on beaches.

Date: 08/07/2015 | Northwest


Federal agents install video surveillance cameras in Seattle

SEATTLE — Federal agents have installed video surveillance cameras in Seattle’s Central District.The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms told KIRO-TV that they have installed two video cameras on utility poles as part of a crime investigation.

Date: 08/06/2015 | Northwest


Bernie Sanders brings campaign to West Coast

SEATTLE — Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is taking his presidential bid to the West Coast, with rallies planned in the coming days in Seattle, Portland and Los Angeles.

Date: 08/06/2015 | Northwest


Barge carrying marine debris arrives in Seattle

JUNEAU, Alaska — A barge carrying thousands of bags of marine debris that washed up on Alaska shores, some presumably from the 2011 tsunami in Japan, has arrived in Seattle, where recyclable material will be sorted out.

Date: 08/06/2015 | Northwest


‘Slide the City’ giant water slide event canceled

SEATTLE — Washington residents won’t be slipping and sliding through town any time soon after county and state departments of health denied Slide the City approval.

Date: 08/06/2015 | Northwest


Federal charge filed in Seattle hate crime

SEATTLE — A federal hate crime charge has been filed against a man accused of shouting anti-gay slurs as he threatened to stab a man in Seattle’s Capitol Hill neighborhood.

Date: 08/05/2015 | Northwest


Seattle among 8 cities to win open-data contest from ex-NYC mayor Bloomberg

NEW YORK — Eight cities from Jackson, Mississippi, to Seattle are the first winners in a $42 million, 100-city data-use contest sponsored by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s foundation.

Date: 08/04/2015 | Northwest


Seattle home known as ‘Up’ house could be moved to Orcas Island

SEATTLE — A Seattle home that became famous after its owner refused to sell to developers could wind up being moved to Orcas Island — if a nonprofit there can raise the $205,000 needed.

Date: 08/04/2015 | Northwest


Seattle debuts new emergency-alert system

SEATTLE — The city of Seattle is rolling out a new emergency-alert system.

Date: 08/04/2015 | Northwest


Man accused of killing 4 to punish U.S. pleads not guilty

NEWARK, N.J. — A Muslim man accused of killing four people in two states in a fit of rage over the U.S. government’s role in the Middle East pleaded not guilty Tuesday to murder and terrorism charges in one of the deaths — the shooting of a New Jersey college student at a traffic light.

Date: 08/04/2015 | Northwest


Mitsubishi taking flight in Seattle with new engineering center

SEATTLE — Most of the cubicles in Mitsubishi Aircraft Corp.'s new engineering center are still empty, some are still being assembled. Pieces of paper with handwritten room numbers are taped outside offices and on cubicles.While the center is a work in progress, it is...

Date: 08/03/2015 | Business


Man drowns in Lake Washington as Seafair ends

SEATTLE — Fire officials say a 32-year-old man drowned in Lake Washington just as Seafair was ending Sunday evening.

Date: 08/03/2015 | Northwest


Musician Jason Isbell: I’m ‘a lot more comfortable in my own skin’

For anyone who saw the recent Rolling Stone magazine headline where Jason Isbell himself declared his new album “celebratory,” the Alabama singer/songwriter now admits you probably should put that description in perspective with the record that came before it.

Date: 08/03/2015 | Entertainment


Tourists flock to gawk at highway projects such as Seattle’s floating bridge

ON THE ST. CROIX RIVER, Minn. — Jockeying for a rail spot on the third-floor deck of a St. Croix River paddlewheel boat starts an hour before departure. Up there are prime views of the towering piers, protruding concrete segments and barges full of heavy equipment — all elements of one of the...

Date: 08/01/2015 | Northwest


Judge tosses lawsuit seeking Kurt Cobain death-scene photos

SEATTLE — A judge has thrown out a lawsuit seeking the release of graphic photos and records from Nirvana frontman Kurt Cobain’s death scene.The Seattle Times reported that King County Superior Court Judge Theresa Doyle dismissed Richard Lee’s lawsuit over procedural missteps.

Date: 07/31/2015 | Northwest


Lawsuit over lease for Shell Arctic drilling fleet rejected

SEATTLE — A Washington state judge has rejected a lawsuit challenging the Port of Seattle's decision to lease one of its terminals as a homeport for Royal Dutch Shell's Arctic oil-drilling fleet.Environmental groups argued that port broke state environmental law in...

Date: 07/31/2015 | Northwest


Former Everett firefighter gets 8 months in jail for sex crimes

SEATTLE — A former Everett firefighter was sentenced Friday to eight months in jail for sex crimes.

Date: 07/31/2015 | Sirens


Higher wages a surprising success for Seattle restaurant

SEATTLE — Menu prices are up 21 percent and you don’t have to tip at Ivar’s Salmon House on Seattle’s Lake Union after the restaurant decided to institute the city’s $15-an-hour minimum wage two years ahead of schedule.

Date: 07/31/2015 | Northwest


Sundries record release party tonight

Seattle band Sundries celebrate the release of their new record The Wave tonight at The Piranha Shop in Seattle. Joining them on the bill is Everett band Fauna Shade, Adventuress Sleeping and Casual Hex.

Date: 07/31/2015 | What Radio?


Life in prison for killer of Seattle police officer who was from Marysville

SEATTLE — The man convicted of killing a Seattle police officer in 2009 has been formally sentenced to life in prison without the possibility of parole.Christopher Monfort was convicted last month of killing officer Timothy Brenton, of Marysville. The jury rejected his insanity defense.

Date: 07/31/2015 | Local News


Hearing Friday on suit over Kurt Cobain death-scene photos

SEATTLE — Kurt Cobain’s widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20 years ago.

Date: 07/30/2015 | Northwest


Hearing Friday on suit over Kurt Cobain death-scene photos

SEATTLE — Kurt Cobain’s widow and daughter are urging a Seattle judge not to release death-scene photos and records that a lawsuit claims will prove the Nirvana frontman was murdered more than 20 years ago.

Date: 07/30/2015 | Northwest


What does it cost to boost fast food wages?

WASHINGTON — Would you pay 17 extra cents for a Big Mac if it meant the person who prepared it could earn a living wage? What about an extra 30 cents each time you ate out at any fast-food restaurant?These are the small prices we would have to pay on average to ensure...

Date: 07/30/2015 | Business Wire


State fines Seattle terminal operator for health, safety violations

SEATTLE — The Washington Department of Labor & Industries has fined a Seattle marine terminal operator more than $400,000 for more than 50 serious safety and health violations at its facility on Harbor Island.

Date: 07/30/2015 | Northwest


King County sheriff’s deputy to be fired for sleeping on job

SEATTLE — King County Sheriff John Urquhart is firing a deputy caught sleeping on the job.KING-TV said Urquhart told Deputy Joel Anderson in a July 21 termination letter that he will be fired Saturday.

Date: 07/30/2015 | Northwest


Boeing engineer revolutionized hydroplanes with Slo-Mo-Shun IV

Summer in Seattle means Seafair. While the Flying Heritage Collection’s planes take part in the Boeing Seafair Air Show, there used to be aviation ties to the hydroplane races too. In the late 1940s and 1950s, two main factions developed in the hydro world. The teams from Detroit,...

Date: 07/30/2015 | Flight Paths


Windows 10 fixes annoyances in earlier versions

NEW YORK — It took me just a weekend to get comfortable with Microsoft’s new Windows 10 operating system, something I never did with its predecessor, Windows 8, even after nearly three years.

Date: 07/29/2015 | Business Wire


Paul Allen lures tech billionaires to Seattle Art Fair

Billionaire Paul Allen wants to bring Venice and Miami art world prestige to Seattle — along with deep-pocketed technology entrepreneurs.

Date: 07/29/2015 | Entertainment


Boss convicted in killing of 3 South Lake Union workers

SEATTLE — A man accused of killing three men he managed at a Seattle flower warehouse has been found guilty of murder.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest


Seattle utilities officials: Groundwater pumping damaged water main near viaduct

SEATTLE — Seattle Public Utility officials say a downtown cast-iron water main must be replaced after being damaged by the nearby Alaskan Way Viaduct tunnel replacement project.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest


Seattle watchdog recommends Seattle officer be terminated

SEATTLE — A Seattle police officer is at risk of losing her job over an arrest involving a golf club.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Northwest


Court approves changes to Seattle police use of force

SEATTLE — A federal court has approved updates to the Seattle Police Department’s use of force policies to include a new de-escalation section <URL destination="http://bit.ly/1SKhybT">and more specifics on when the use of force is appropriate.

Date: 07/27/2015 | Northwest


Seattle’s I-90 bridge to close during Blue Angel practices and shows

SEATTLE — The return of the U.S. Navy Blue Angels to the Seafair Air Show means the Interstate 90 floating bridge will be closed at times later this week.KING-TV reported that state transportation officials will close the bridge between Mercer Island and Interstate 5 for practices and shows.

Date: 07/27/2015 | Northwest


Handcuffed suspect steals King County Sheriff’s Office SUV

SNOQUALMIE — The King County Sheriff’s Office says a handcuffed suspect managed to steal a deputy’s patrol SUV.

Date: 07/26/2015 | Northwest


Queen of Seattle paddle-wheeler still for sale

SEATTLE — She has worked in three states under three different names. She loves to party, and has her own bar, cabaret stage, dance floor, player piano and 38-whistle calliope.

Date: 07/26/2015 | Northwest


Seattle police ask for phone diet during Saturday parade

SEATTLE — Seattle’s annual Torchlight Parade is this Saturday and Seattle police have an unusual message for people planning to go watch the parade.

Date: 07/24/2015 | Northwest


Gang member sentenced to 20 years for fatal shooting in Seattle

SEATTLE — A 26-year-old gang member has been sentenced to 20 years in prison for fatally shooting a man in Seattle’s Leschi neighborhood last year.The Seattle Times reported that a King County judge sentenced Lorenzo Pratt on Friday.

Date: 07/24/2015 | Northwest


Police review video in killing of Seattle’s Chinatown community leader

SEATTLE — Seattle police are reviewing tips and surveillance video as they search for the person who shot and killed a community leader in the Chinatown International District.

Date: 07/24/2015 | Northwest


Transit board likes I-5 for SeaTac to Federal Way light-rail line

SEATTLE — The Sound Transit board has decided the light-rail line from SeaTac to Federal Way should be built mostly along I-5.

Date: 07/24/2015 | Northwest


Motley Crue returns on never-ending ‘final tour’

The end is near, supposedly, for Motley Crue.The famed 1980s hair-metal band announced its final tour ever back in January 2014. It even signed a legally binding “cessation of touring” agreement.

Date: 07/24/2015 | Entertainment


Seattle community leader Donnie Chin killed in shooting

SEATTLE — A community leader credited with patrolling and protecting the streets of Seattle’s International District for decades has been killed in a shooting.

Date: 07/23/2015 | Northwest


Fire damages 3 homes in north Seattle; no injuries

SEATTLE — A fire ripped through a north Seattle neighborhood early Thursday, damaging three homes and a nearby garage.Seattle Fire Department spokesman Kyle Moore says heat from the fire was so intense that it blew out several windows of a private school across the street.

Date: 07/23/2015 | Northwest


2 King County deputies could be fired for dishonesty

SEATTLE — King County Sheriff John Urquhart is deciding whether to fire two deputies for dishonesty after an internal investigation found they falsely accused a county bus driver of using profanity during a heated exchange last fall.

Date: 07/23/2015 | Northwest


Medics injured in SeattleMay Day protest sue police officers

SEATTLE — Two volunteer medics injured in Seattle’s May Day protests are suing several high ranking Seattle police officers and a group of unnamed officers.

Date: 07/22/2015 | Northwest


Washington’s drought making Dutch elm disease worse

SEATTLE — The arborist for the Seattle Department of Transportation says Washington’s drought is making Dutch elm disease worse this year.

Date: 07/22/2015 | Northwest


Closing arguments to resume in Seattle death penalty trial

SEATTLE — Closing arguments are set to resume in the death penalty trial of a man convicted of killing a Seattle police officer in 2009.

Date: 07/22/2015 | Northwest


Renton man convicted of homicide in fatal boat collision

SEATTLE — A jury has convicted a Renton man of homicide by watercraft in a fatal boat collision on Lake Washington last year.

Date: 07/21/2015 | Northwest


Seattle police chief asks to stop writing tickets for pot

SEATTLE — The chief of the Seattle Police Department has asked the City Council members if they want her officers to stop issuing $27 fines for public pot use.

Date: 07/21/2015 | Northwest


Brother sues Seattle CEO who set $70,000 minimum wage

SEATTLE — A Seattle CEO who set a $70,000 minimum wage for all his employees is now being sued by his brother.

Date: 07/21/2015 | Business Wire


Kindergartners’ social skills could predict future success

Kindergartners who share, cooperate and are helpful are more likely to have a college degree and a job 20 years later than children who lack those social skills, according to a new study.

Date: 07/18/2015 | Nation & World


King County to drivers: Avoid seagulls at Seattle parking garage

SEATTLE — King County is deferring to some protective seagull parents and asking drivers who use a parking garage on Sixth Avenue in downtown Seattle to consider the ninth floor off limits until the seagulls’ chicks are able to fly.

Date: 07/17/2015 | Northwest


Seattle tunnel contractors say digging to resume by Nov. 23

SEATTLE — Seattle’s broken down tunnel boring machine is slated to start digging again by the end of November and should reach the north end of downtown in about a year, officials said Friday.

Date: 07/17/2015 | Northwest


music festivals

Festivals

Date: 07/17/2015 | Entertainment


Rush hour: Over-the-hill trio to play KeyArena

Rush has been checking items off its bucket list.

Date: 07/17/2015 | Entertainment


Amazon calls Prime Day a hit; some customers grumble

Amazon.com said it sold more products during its Prime Day event Wednesday than on last year’s Black Friday, a sign the promotion was a success despite complaints that the deals were subpar.

Date: 07/17/2015 | Business Wire


Garbage scanning violates privacy, Seattle residents say in lawsuit

SEATTLE — A group of residents has sued the city of Seattle, saying the city is violating their privacy rights when it requires garbage collectors to scan their garbage to make sure they don’t throw food waste in the trash.

Date: 07/16/2015 | Northwest


Amazon takes heat for ‘lame’ deals on ‘Prime Day’

It was billed as Black Friday in July, but some customers are saying the discounts offered for Amazon.com Inc.’s Prime Day are more like yard sale finds.

Date: 07/15/2015 | Business Wire


Everett-bound Sound Transit train strikes, kills pedestrian

SEATTLE — A BNSF Railway spokesman says a northbound commuter train has struck and killed a female pedestrian in the north Seattle area.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest


Seattle fire crews receive 20 pet oxygen masks

SEATTLE — The Seattle Fire Department has a new set of tools to save some of their most helpless fire victims.A company called Invisible Fence Brand of Seattle donated 20 pet oxygen masks to the department on Monday. They will be used to resuscitate animals overcome by smoke.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest


Man who tried to stop a robbery is shot and killed

SEATTLE — A Good Samaritan who tried to break up a robbery was shot and killed and deputies are looking for a suspect.KING-TV reported that the shooting happened at 1:15 a.m. Tuesday at an apartment complex near Mallard Lake in the White Center neighborhood.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Northwest


Coast Guard searching for cruise ship passenger near Strait of Juan de Fuca

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard is searching an area in the eastern Strait of Juan de Fuca near Seattle for a passenger reported missing from a Holland America cruise ship.

Date: 07/13/2015 | Northwest


Seattle sees growing home-sales frenzy

SEATTLE — Retired baseball pitcher Jamie Moyer sold his seven-bedroom Tudor mansion in Seattle, complete with a batting cage and saltwater pool, to a Chinese couple for $3.2 million in September. The new owners promptly rented it out to a group of Amazon.com employees.

Date: 07/11/2015 | Business Wire


New single from Seattle's Bryan John Appleby

For the first time in four years Seattle's Bryan John Appleby is releasing new music and it sounds way too good. The new song is called "Costanoan Bones" is the first glimpse at the upcoming BJA album.

Date: 07/10/2015 | What Radio?


Music festivals

FestivalsArlington Street Fair: July 10 through 12, Legion Park, Olympic Avenue, downtown Arlington. On Friday, 11:30 a.m., Old Time Fiddlers; 2 p.m., Arlington Idol contest; 4 p.m., Slacker pop rock. On Saturday, 10 a.m.,...

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment


Home of the 12s hosts One Direction

The British pop princes in One Direction are heading back to Seattle in the coming days for a show sure to draw thousands of teens to CenturyLink Field.The group will play the stadium at 7 p.m. July 15 as it tours behind “Four,” its aptly named fourth album.

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment


Marysville alum Kelli Erdmann stars in touring ‘Wicked’ show

SEATTLE — Kelli Erdmann was one of Marysville Pilchuck’s valedictorians when she graduated from high school in 2010.By then she was already studying dance at Westlake Dance Center in Seattle and dreaming big.

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment


Mercer Island man killed in Montana crash

BILLINGS, Mont. — Two people were killed and four were injured in a head-on crash on U.S. 310 in south-central Montana.

Date: 07/07/2015 | Northwest


Seattle’s Duwamish Tribe denied federal recognition

SEATTLE — The federal government has again rejected a Seattle tribe’s petition for federal recognition as an Indian tribe.

Date: 07/05/2015 | Northwest


In Seattle, some fret over rapid growth

SEATTLE — Seattle, notorious for boom-and-bust cycles stretching back to the 19th century Alaska gold rush, is booming once again.

Date: 07/05/2015 | Northwest




»» More search options

digital subscription promo

Subscribe now

Unlimited digital access starting at 99 cents, or included with any print subscription.

loading...
HeraldNet Classifieds

HeraldNet highlights

A better waterfront park
A better waterfront park: Edmonds plans upgrades for Marina Beach
The fault in our sea stars
The fault in our sea stars: Volunteers conduct survey to monitor disease
Day to remember
Day to remember: Salmon for Soldiers takes veterans out for a day of fishing
Qwuloolt Estuary Project
Qwuloolt Estuary Project: Breach goal: Return of the wild salmon