Stanwood

Stanwood grad heads to Air Force Security Forces

U.S. Air Force Airman Kacie McCann graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. McCann is the son of Michael… Continue reading

Stanwood’s Phillips wins Super 32 wrestling tournament

Phillips captured the 145-pound weight class at the prestigious preseason tourney in North Carolina.

County’s revamped website tracks flooding on local rivers

“People can use it to decide when to take action, such as turning off utilities … or evacuating.”

Trail work by juvenile offenders builds resumes, confidence

Kayak Point trails were built out this year by groups from Denney Juvenile Justice Center.

Elderly couple escape serious injuries in crash with train

The driver drove down tracks instead of a road, hitting a slow-moving train near Stanwood.

County Council postpones vote on conservation programs

A decision on funding agricultural and water-quality programs will come after the budget process.

County Council candidates have vastly different experience

Nate Nehring is young but politically anointed. Ray Miller is a civic volunteer and retired social worker.

National Merit semifinalists

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation on Sept. 13 announced the names of about 16,000 semifinalists nationwide in the annual National Merit Scholarship Program. The high… Continue reading

Alien brain? No, a colony of harmless freshwater creatures

Bryozoans are tiny invertebrates that live in jelly-like masses, and their presence is a good thing.

County councilman proposes banning safe injection sites

Nate Nehring says county officials also should find “credible, long-term solutions to addiction.”

Definitely not Christmas in July for parched young trees

“I live in Washington. I should not have to water a Christmas tree,” says one grower. But they did.

Housing Hope honors Volunteers of the Year

This past fiscal year, Housing Hope volunteers gave 3,375 hours of time. At a recent Everett AquaSox baseball game, Housing Hope honored its top volunteers… Continue reading

Saturday’s prep stars of the night

Bree Nichols, Snohomish soccer Nichols, a freshman forward, scored a goal and assisted on another in the Panthers’ 2-1 win over Marysville Pilchuck. The goal… Continue reading

Community Transit donates vans, buses to nonprofits

Community Transit recently donated 10 vehicles to 12 local community organizations. The vehicles had reached the end of their service life at the agency. Since… Continue reading

Stanwood home schooler follows passion for fire science

Wade Grant, 18, recently earned his high school diploma through a home-schooling program. He also completed a few classes at Stanwood High School… Continue reading

Stanwood schools website hacked, homophobic slur posted

On Thursday evening, someone posted an inappropriate message on the Stanwood Camano School District website. “The message was not a district statement and… Continue reading

Students return to brand new Lakewood High School

Hours after the doors opened to them for the first time Wednesday morning, there was evidence that high school students had been in… Continue reading

Stanwood’s Phillips’ run at Worlds ends after 1-1 performance

Stanwood wrestler Mason Phillips saw his run end at the Cadet Greco-Roman World Championships after one win and one loss Monday in Athens, Greece. Phillips,… Continue reading