New Everett mayor speaks out about business in city, region

Q&A: Cassie Franklin on what can be done to get Boeing to build the 797 here and attract new industries.

A vision for Everett’s homeless students and their families

An 82-unit complex, with social services on site, is planned for Baker Heights in north Everett.

Disgraced ex-Everett firefighter now in federal custody

David “Pete” Vier is accused of transporting minors across state lines with the intent to engage in sex.

Jailed for months, suspect awaits room at mental hospital

The state could be found in contempt if a man accused in a kicking death doesn’t get treatment soon.

Will Everett service affect Bellingham’s once-busier airport?

Officials there expect little impact, but they’re offering incentives to lure another carrier.

Drive times improve when traffic lights talk to each other

A new system is in the works from Boeing to Bothell, Lynnwood, Mill Creek and Mountlake Terrace.

Five people treated at hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning

Five people were taken to an Everett hospital for carbon monoxide poisoning early Sunday, when a generator was left running in a closed… Continue reading

Old bridge design means $35K crane visit each time waters rise

Heavy rains have filled the Snohomish River and its tributaries to the point that cranes have had to park on the U.S. 2 trestle three… Continue reading

Everett restaurant worker shot in face by gunman who flees

An Everett fast food restaurant worker was shot in the face by a masked man wielding a pellet or BB gun early Sunday,… Continue reading

Customers get sticker shock on fluorescent bulbs

An environmental handling charge increased to 95 cents per bulb on Feb. 1.

Snohomish County leads the state with 27 flu deaths

Statewide, 151 have died. But the illness has hit other parts of the country harder this season.

Firefighters bring holiday cheer

Everett Firefighters IAFF Local 46 collected toys through December to donate to Toys for Tots and Christmas House. “As firefighters it’s our mission to help… Continue reading

Lynnwood man facing cancer, job loss admits to robbing banks

Authorities say Russell Beeman, 57, lived a crime-free life before two Wells Fargo branches were hit.

Rotary honors Everett teens

The Rotary Club of Everett honored its Students of the Month for January from Cascade, Everett and Sequoia high schools. Salima Rugabano, of Everett, plans… Continue reading

Inspiring college students highlighted

The Washington State Association of College Trustees on Jan. 22 honored 34 community and technical college students as 2018 Transforming Lives award winners. The annual… Continue reading

Man faces murder charge for fatal apartment fire

William Matthews initially denied any involvement but later told police he used a lighter to start it.

Mariner fills in for Blue Thunder

The members of the Mariner High School drum line filled in at the last minute on Jan. 11 to lead the Special Olympics Parade in… Continue reading

Rail car swap eases overcrowding on Sounder train

Sound Transit on Monday adds an additional passenger car on the 7:15 a.m. Sounder departure from Everett to Seattle to help relieve crowding. “The last… Continue reading

Everett-area man accused of peddling guns, grenades

Police reports say he had altered training grenades into pipe-bomb-style devices.