Lynnwood

Rotary honors Alderwood Middle teacher

Brett Schwartz, an eighth-grade teacher at Alderwood Middle School, was named the Alderwood-Terrace Rotary Club November Educator of the Month. “Students in Brett’s class read… Continue reading

17-year-old arrested in stabbing at Martha Lake Park

The victim, who was hospitalized, said he had agreed to buy marijuana from the suspect.

EdCC fast-tracks training for addiction counseling

The opioid crisis created a need to quickly accredit already-licensed health professionals.

Man stabbed in Lynnwood park during alleged drug deal

A 38-year-old man was stabbed at Martha Lake Park early Wednesday during an alleged drug deal. Police haven’t found the suspect. The two… Continue reading

High schools bring in 20K pounds of food

Edmonds School District high schools each held a holiday food drive. Together, this year’s efforts brought in more than 20,000 pounds of food for food… Continue reading

School kids fill “sleigh” for peers

St. Thomas More Parish School performs monthly service projects. In December, its students collected new gifts and toys to benefit children supported by Catholic Community… Continue reading

Shoulder-driving could ease the morning I-5 bus commute

Sound Transit and the state propose reconfiguring southbound lanes from Lynnwood to Mountlake Terrace.

A drawing of the Lynnwood Link Light Rail station. [1] Bike racks; [2] parking garage; [3] station entrance; [4] elevator; [5] elevated platform. (Sound Transit)

Sound Transit a ‘little nervous’ about $1.2B light rail grant

One worry is that Trump’s infrastructure plans could support private toll roads over mass transit.

A drawing of the Lynnwood Link Light Rail station. [1] Bike racks; [2] parking garage; [3] station entrance; [4] elevator; [5] elevated platform. (Sound Transit)

Why groundcovers are essential to the Northwest garden

The head gardener of the Miller garden will give a talk at the Sustainable Gardening speaker series.

Driver in Lynnwood crash allegedly had used meth and heroin

He was arrested on several charges, and police say they found $2,300 in counterfeit money.

Gold coin in Salvation Army kettle could be worth $1,200

The 1997 coin was dropped into a kettle at a Fred Meyer in Lynnwood. It needs to be authenticated.

Woman reports being raped at gunpoint

He put the gun in her mouth with enough force to chip a tooth, she said.

Playwrights in training show what they’ve got on real stage

The Phoenix Theatre in Edmonds in November showcased playwrights from the Edmonds Community College fall class of 2017. The graduates each premiered 10-minute plays using… Continue reading

EdCC honored for helping students Achieve the Dream

Edmonds Community College has been designated as an Achieving the Dream Leader College by the national Achieving the Dream nonprofit that promotes programs that improve… Continue reading

Fire destroys shed in Lynnwood

Siding of the nearby home melted. Total damage was estimated at $8,000.

Meadowdale High School senior Samantha “Sam” Phara is this week’s Herald Super Kid. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Meadowdale senior has designs on a career in architecture

Samantha “Sam” Phara intends to build on her interest in drawing and art.

Meadowdale High School senior Samantha “Sam” Phara is this week’s Herald Super Kid. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Three arrested for allegedly stealing $7K worth of perfume

One of the women from Portland, Oregon, was caught shoplifting at Sephora in the Alderwood mall.

Police presence returns to Edmonds School District

Jacob Hubby is set to walk the halls of Meadowdale High School as a school resource officer.

Police seek witnesses to hit-and-run

An 88-year-old woman was hurt when a Prius turned right at an intersection and struck her walker.

Police: Driver threatens pedestrian, ends up in drug bust

Meth, cocaine and heroin were found in his car, along with a loaded pistol and cash, police say.