Girl’s death prompts hard look at state’s child welfare

They were asked to inspect the net. Maybe somehow it can be woven tighter so another little girl won’t fall through, dying before… Continue reading

Marysville district interviews proceed

The search for the person to replace Marysville School District’s retiring Superintendent Larry Nyland continues Saturday with public interviews of the candidates. The… Continue reading

Go-Go’s, B-52’s kick off Tulalip concert series

a 3,000-seat venue — has packed its 2013 Summer Concert Series with national stars that we… Continue reading

Tulalip Tribes’ cultural director lived for preservation

Hank Gobin lived to see his dream come true: the creation of a museum to serve as the focal point of local tribal… Continue reading

Hibulb Powwow honors Native American tradition

The 21st annual Hibulb Powwow is planned at Everett Community College on Saturday, featuring traditional American Indian dancing, drumming, singing and arts and… Continue reading

Tulalip woman indicted in daughter’s death

A Tulalip mother could spend a minimum 30 years behind bars if convicted as charged in the Oct. 8 neglect death of her… Continue reading

Tulalip Bay drowning victim ID’d

Officials have identified a man who drowned in a boat capsizing in Tulalip Bay this past weekend. The death of Olaf A. Woody,… Continue reading

Chase ends with suspect wet and stunned

A suspected car thief’s run for freedom ended in the drink and with a zap from an electronic stun gun. The Mount Vernon… Continue reading

Tulalip woman pleads not guilty in daughter’s death

A Tulalip mother whose young daughter died from neglect made her first court appearance since being indicted for second-degree murder. A federal public… Continue reading

Around the county

Everett: Learn about Norwegian tine boxes Duane Gleave plans to demonstrate the construction of Norwegian tine boxes and show different techniques of Scandinavian carvings at… Continue reading

Photographers caught Tulalip culture of early-20th century

There he is. In 1905, Everett photographer Norman Edson, then 26, jumped into the middle of his shot, knelt on one knee and… Continue reading

Put on your Sunday best, join others for tea

When she was a young girl growing up in England, Rita Newberry said everybody wore hats. Today, here in the states, hats are not seen… Continue reading

Future explorers learn from Titanic discoverer

Deep-sea explorer Robert Ballard turned to his eager audience. Pointing to an image on a big screen at the Tulalip Boys &Girls Club, he asked:… Continue reading

Marysville sanctuary offers hope for neglected horses

Many of the lodgers have come a long ways to get here. They’re refugees towed north and east beginning their journeys along country… Continue reading

Crews battling brush fire on Tulalip reservation

Crews on Tuesday evening were battling a stubborn brush fire on the Tulalip Indian Reservation. The fire was reported about 4 p.m. in… 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

Two arrested in kidnapping of woman in Tulalip

Sheriff’s deputies arrested two people for investigation of kidnapping Thursday after a woman reported that she was forced into a car and threatened… Continue reading

Marysville, Tulalip police start Business Watch program

A Business Watch program is being launched in Marysville and Tulalip. Police in both communities are looking for business owners who want to… Continue reading

Trial postponed in Tulalip child’s death

The trial of a Tulalip woman whose young daughter died of neglect has been rescheduled for later this year in part to give… Continue reading

Four indicted in gun, drug trafficking case

An undercover investigation into gun and drug trafficking in Snohomish County has ended in the indictment of four felons from Marysville, including a… Continue reading