Everett’s Fluke Corp. receives Industry Excellence Award from EvCC

Company praised for support for the college and its students that dates back to 1980.

Small mudslide in north Everett not unusual after big rainfall

The earth might continue to move, but no property is threatened, according to the city.

Frank McCord, former head of Everett’s Cascade Bank and CEO of Cascade Financial Corp., died Saturday, at age 87. (Family Photo)

‘Generous, kind, creative’: Banker Frank McCord dies at 87

His 32 years of civic contributions and community involvement in Everett actually were a second act.

Frank McCord, former head of Everett’s Cascade Bank and CEO of Cascade Financial Corp., died Saturday, at age 87. (Family Photo)

Driver who caused I-5 wreck near Marysville didn’t stop

A Stanwood woman was injured and traffic was backed up for miles.

County quickly adapts to changes in state well-water rules

Planners say they’re ready to help property owners with domestic drilling permits.

Fugitive watch

The state Department of Corrections’ Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call Buddy Anderson… Continue reading

Check out this year’s Fisherman’s Village festival lineup

Acclaimed indie rocker Kevin Morby will headline Everett Music Initative’s three-day music festival.

Unionized county jail workers must be served hot meals

A ruling last month found officials violated labor laws when they stopped serving free, warm breakfasts.

Everett Philharmonic to perform its annual all-Mozart concert

“That Magnificent Mozart!” will be performed by a chamber-sized group Feb. 11 in Everett.

Woman in Everett inadvertently shoots self

She was taken to to Providence hospital and is expected to survive.

Corrected: Overall, homelessness is on the rise, county says

Counters found 378 unsheltered people in January. Since 2013, that’s a 9.9 percent increase.

Man charged with first-degree cruelty to animals

Two extremely emaciated horses were found dead and abandoned outside Darrington.

Everett has Earth’s worst traffic congestion — by one measure

Drivers here spent 28 percent of peak commuting time stuck in traffic in 2017.

After stellar 2017, Boeing workers to get $600M in bonuses

The company credits a record 763 airplane deliveries and unexpectedly good business performance.

County seeks public input on stormwater drainage approach

They’ve scheduled a series of open houses this week to gather opinions.

Everett requires licenses for ride-share businesses, drivers

The former regulations were put on hold after Uber and Lyft threatened to leave Everett.

2 council-districts ballot measures are on collision course

As Everett Districts Now collects signatures, the City Council itself plans to ask voters, too.

19 minutes after a 911 call for an ambulance, police showed up

A son recounts the increasingly belligerent exchange with a dispatcher when he called for help.

Apartment complexes ban smoking — and not just for health

It seems to be a trend. The Snohomish Health District lists 74 properties where smoking is prohibited.

Shiny, filled cracks are a Band-Aid to extend a road’s life

Sealing pavement cracks is a cheap way to extend the useful life of a road used by many agencies tasked with road upkeep. The filled… Continue reading