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Boeing reaches out to schools

Company employees helped Everett students at recent reading and Manufacturing Day events.

Great Pumpkin Race a smashing success

The annual fun run for elementary school students in Snohomish awarded pumpkins to top finishers.

Tribe leads donations to USO fundraiser

The Camano Island Women’s Republican Club hosted a fundraiser Sept. 20 at the Camano Island Library to benefit USO Northwest at Seatac International Airport. The… Continue reading

Weston grad finishes Army basic training

U.S. Army Pvt. Joseph Bower graduated from basic military training at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. Bower is the son of Scott and Sara Bower of… Continue reading

Fashion event brings in over $12K for Providence group

Guild C of Providence General Children’s Association hosted its annual Fashion with Compassion fundraiser on Sept. 28 at the Everett Golf and Country Club. Over… Continue reading

Mariner math teacher named a Global Fellow

Rhonda Marquardt, a math teacher at Mariner High School, was selected as a Global Educator Fellow. She was one of 77 teachers chosen nationwide by… Continue reading

Boy Scouts celebrate 100 years through service

Over 1,600 Scouts took part in the Day of Service marking Mount Baker Council’s 100th anniversary.

St. Thomas More students celebrate pets, service

St. Thomas More Catholic School in Lynnwood celebrated the culmination of a pet food and toy drive with a Blessing of the Pets on Oct.… Continue reading

Evergreen Awards honor standout Mountlake Terrace properties

The Mountlake Terrace Evergreen Awards were handed out Sept. 13. The program encourages beautification efforts in the city by recognizing those who take pride in… Continue reading

FCCLA students come home with medals

Students from Lake Stevens High School and Henry M. Jackson High School came home with medals from the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America… Continue reading

Monroe Rotary hands out donations to local groups

The Rotary Club of Monroe recently presented two $500 checks. One was given to Darian Caldwell in support of the Snohomish Country Rotaract club and… Continue reading

Class of ‘66 donates bench to Marysville park

The Marysville High School class of 1966 pooled their resources and paid for a new bench to be installed at Comeford Park. The bench sits… Continue reading

Edmonds bicycle group flips pancakes for a cause

The Edmonds Bicycle Advocacy Group served a record 125 people at a recent annual pancake breakfast fundraiser. Sunny weather attracted about 1,000 riders to the… Continue reading

Everett band a finalist in USAA music competition

Jericho Hill was one of five finalists in the USAA and We Are the Mighty’s nationwide “Mission: Music” competition, held in September. The contest was… Continue reading

Marysville Fire Chief lauds peer support group

The Chief’s Excellence Award was presented Sept. 20 to members of the Marysville Fire District Peer Support Team, which assists first responders dealing with emotional… Continue reading

Oak Harbor man graduates from Air Force basic training

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

Leidig receives WSECU scholarship

WSECU awarded a college scholarship to Snohomish County resident Madison Leidig. Leidig expected to start classes last week at Western Washington University. She received a… Continue reading

Riverview teacher named Kiwanis Educator of the Quarter

The Snohomish Tillicum Kiwanis recently presented its Educator of the Quarter award to Kimberlee Spaetig-Peterson, a teacher at Riverview Elementary School. She also has taught… Continue reading

Master Gardeners Foundation celebrates 30 years

The Snohomish County Master Gardener Foundation marked its 30th anniversary at a Sept. 19 celebration. The nonprofit supports the work of the local Master Gardener… Continue reading

PUD linemen earn high marks

For the second year in a row, the Snohomish County PUD took top safety honors at the state level with a first-place finish at the… Continue reading