Bus crash is scenario for drill in Sultan on Tuesday

A staged school bus crash is planned in Sultan on Tuesday morning. Folks in town will see a school bus on its side… Continue reading

Photo from Sultan school bus drill

Reminder, folks: The school bus crash in Sultan today is a drill. More info in Saturday’s story. Here’s a picture of the scene from the… Continue reading

Standing tall for the fallen

Retired Marine Corps Sgt. Chuck Lewis is walking for the fallen. U.S. soldiers, sailors and Marines killed in war or those who returned… Continue reading

Sultan teen battling disease gets VIP tour of Cabela’s

Christopher Butler knew his grandmother was taking him to Cabela’s on Friday, but he had no idea that 20 employees would cheer him… Continue reading

3 people seriously injured in crash near Sultan

Three people were seriously injured Monday afternoon in a T-bone collision near Sultan. The crash was reported about 4:30 p.m. in the 27700… Continue reading

Sultan man joins world-caliber Pokemon ranks

It took math skills, foresight and luck. It took a year of nearly nonstop play in hard-fought battles. It took a lot, but… Continue reading

2 still in hospital after crash near Sultan on Monday

Two people remained hospitalized Tuesday after a two-car collision along Old Owen Road near Sultan the day before. Investigators believe a 20-year-old Monroe-area… Continue reading

Man held for attempted murder in Sultan shooting

When sheriff’s deputies stopped the suspect in a Sultan shooting, they found a shotgun in the passenger seat, a black and white dog… Continue reading

Sultan mother, son arrested in rock-throwing incident

The adage “Listen to your mother” isn’t always the best advice. On Monday, it landed a Sultan man in jail. He’s accused of… Continue reading

Man sentenced for beating, kicking puppy

A Snohomish County judge on Tuesday advised a Sultan man that he should have bought a book about housebreaking dogs instead of beating… Continue reading

Monroe clothing bank closes its doors

Shelly Richardson of Sultan has been keeping her young grandkids in clothes from the Valley Clothing bank for more than a year. Now,… Continue reading

Former treasurer ordered to repay VFW post for theft

Edward Ray Sherman let a lot of people down. A Snohomish County judge on Monday told him it’s time to start making things… Continue reading

Around Snohomish County

Arlington: Trail Coalition seeks help The Trail Coalition of Snohomish County is looking for opinions and help from members, friends and trail users regarding the… Continue reading

Cities urge preparation for winter weather

Winter’s on the way, and local cities are bracing for flooding and other seasonal facts of life in Snohomish County. Historically, floods most… Continue reading

Sultan aims to rise in Cascade Conference football

Everywhere you look in the Cascade Conference there is uncertainty. King’s graduated All-Area Player of the Year Billy Green. Lakewood lost all-purpose star… Continue reading

Biker may have spooked horse, injuring rider

Police are investigating whether a dirt-bike rider antagonized a horse and caused its rider to fall on a Sultan-area trail on Saturday. Another… Continue reading

Sultan grad in film about overcoming disabilities

Ryan Fox is plenty smart. His brain works fine, but it takes him longer to hear and respond. It’s not a disability. It’s a “diff-ability.”… Continue reading

Six vie to oversee growth of city

Six candidates, including one running a write-in campaign, are seeking three Sultan City Council positions. One more candidate is on the Nov. 5… Continue reading

More trails planned in Sultan

The city soon will be able to buy land for future trail construction, thanks to a $324,600 grant from Snohomish County. The 4.5… Continue reading

Coalition’s tireless battle to make U.S. 2 safer is paying off

The highway has been his livelihood and his nemesis. It has taken four close friends he admired — his former administrative aide and… Continue reading