Lynnwood

Cruel Halloween trick: Pepper-spray whoever answers the door

Trick-or-treaters in Lynnwood, wearing masks from “Scream,” apparently weren’t interested in candy.

At Lynnwood Library, Julieta Altamirano-Crosby (left) and Maria Casey create a Day of the Dead display in the children’s area Tuesday. The women created a larger adult version as well. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Tradition comes to life during Day of the Dead holidays

Through its rituals, death is seen as a natural part of life, and the dearly departed are celebrated.

At Lynnwood Library, Julieta Altamirano-Crosby (left) and Maria Casey create a Day of the Dead display in the children’s area Tuesday. The women created a larger adult version as well. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Man gets 28 years for brutal knifing in Lynnwood

Joseph Peralta stabbed his girlfriend more than a dozen times inside a drug store.

Two questions hold up Lynnwood traffic-camera case

A federal judge has yet to decide whether a lawsuit over Lynnwood’s traffic-enforcement cameras will get class-action status. The city, meanwhile, has sought… Continue reading

Tree planted to honor YWCA apartment complex donor

A tree-planting ceremony was held Oct. 19 at the YWCA Trinity Place complex in Lynnwood. An 8-foot Japanese snowbell was planted in front of the… Continue reading

Dayvid Pakko (Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office)

6-year-old’s alleged killer said he ‘just kind of did it’

A search warrant reveals new details about Andrew Henckel, the drowned boy’s 19-year-old uncle.

Dayvid Pakko (Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office)

Man killed in Highway 99 crash Monday is identified

LYNNWOOD —A man who died after a two-car crash Monday night on Highway 99 has been identified as a south Snohomish County man. Joshua Tolliver,… Continue reading

Man pinned between truck and building dies from injuries

His co-workers found him after the truck he’d been driving hit a wall outside a Lynnwood business.

Vote on Lynnwood car tab fee postponed until March

The Lynnwood Transportation Benefit District last week considered a vote on whether to reduce license plate tab fees. The vote was postponed until… Continue reading

Man critical after being pinned between truck and building

The accident near Lynnwood was discovered by his co-workers, who performed CPR until help arrived.

4 candidates seeking 2 positions on Edmonds School Board

It’s the largest district in the county, with an enrollment of 20,534 students.

Lynnwood man, 29, killed in 2-car crash on Highway 99

The other driver, from Edmonds, was not injured.

Team of veterans work on eco-friendly projects across county

The Washington Conservation Corps partners with the publicly funded Snohomish Conservation District.

Lynnwood brothers accused of running chop shop from mom’s condo

One of the men is also suspected of being involved with a violent foreign drug cartel.

Hard rain is going to fall: 50% or better chance of flooding

It won’t be as windy, but rivers could rise Saturday and Sunday.

Slain boy’s uncle charged with his murder

Andrew Henckel allegedly told sheriff’s detectives he drowned Dayvid Pakko, 6.

Dead boy’s ‘gentle giant’ uncle helped search, then confessed

Andrew Henckel, 19, of Texas, said he planned the drowning of Dayvid Pakko, 6. His bail is $1 million.

Deadly police shooting in Lynnwood ruled justified

Jeremy Dowell, who likely was living with untreated mental illness, refused orders to drop a knife.

Uncle admitted drowning 6-year-old in bathtub, police say

The suspect, 19, was visiting from Texas. His nephew was a mildly autistic first-grader.

Search on for 6-year-old mildly autistic boy from Lynnwood

David Pakko was last seen in his home Monday afternoon wearing green camouflage pajamas.