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Marysville honors hospice care workers

Marysville proclaimed November as National Hospice Palliative Care Month. “With baby boomers coming in their retirement years, this line of work is more valuable than… Continue reading

Hospice nurse is honored by March of Dimes

EvergreenHealth nurse James Johnson, whose rounds take him through Snohomish County for hospice care, was named a Nurse of the Year by the March of… Continue reading

Credit union funds school projects

Inspirus Credit Union funded 21 school projects through www.donorschoose.org to mark Giving Tuesday, including three teacher requests in Snohomish County: New reading material, from Dr.… Continue reading

EdCC honored for helping students Achieve the Dream

Edmonds Community College has been designated as an Achieving the Dream Leader College by the national Achieving the Dream nonprofit that promotes programs that improve… Continue reading

Zonta presents Founders Day Award

Zonta Club of Everett recently presented its annual Founders Day Award to Julie Martin, president of the Mukilteo Chamber of Commerce. Martin, of Everett, also… Continue reading

Rotary donates $3K to local groups

The South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary Club recently awarded $3,000 in grants to local causes. The Rotary awarded $1,000 to Providence Harbour Pointe Family Medicine and Pediatrics… Continue reading

Kudos for three local school boards

The Washington State School Directors Association recently named its 2017 Boards of Distinction, which this year include the Arlington, Everett and Northshore school boards. The… Continue reading

Fire board member honored

Marysville City Councilwoman Donna Wright recently received an Honorary Life Membership Award from the Washington Fire Commissioners Association. Wright has served more than 15 years… Continue reading

Seahawks and dairy farmers bring big grant to Gateway

Former Seattle Seahawks player Marcus Trufant and representatives from Washington Dairy Council participated in a Fuel Up To Play 60 assembly Nov. 28 at Everett’s… Continue reading

Tualco Grange hands out dictionaries to Monroe third-graders

For the 13th year, members of the Tualco Grange presented dictionaries to every third-grader at each of the Monroe School District’s five elementary schools. New… Continue reading

In Uniform

A collection of news and events about and for active duty military and veterans.

Monroe pharmacy interns serve in Ghana

Earlier this year, University of Washington School of Pharmacy students and EvergreenHealth Monroe Pharmacy interns, Justin Fernando and Marissa Norton, traveled to Ghana for a… Continue reading

Kamiak music teacher named state’s best

Nancy Duck-Jefferson, choir teacher at Kamiak High School, was recently selected as the High School Music Educator of the Year by the Washington Music Educators… Continue reading

Monroe girl is Miss Teen

Monroe High School sophomore Summer Keffeler was named Miss Washington Teen USA at a recent pageant. One of her first steps as winner was to… Continue reading

Snohomish Kiwanis names Students of the Quarter

The Kiwanis Club of Snohomish recently awarded its Students of the Quarter honors to students in the Snohomish School District. Honored were Thomas Cooley and… Continue reading

Soroptimists raise $37K for causes

Soroptimist International of Marysville held its annual benefit auction, “The Roaring 20’s,” on Oct. 28 and raised over $37,000 to benefit local causes, including a… Continue reading

Active Casino Road volunteer honored for work

Molina Healthcare recently honored Jorge Galindo, from Everett, as one of its Community Champions for going “above and beyond” to help local youth. Galindo was… Continue reading

Foundation awards grants to Arlington schools

The Arlington Education Foundation on Nov. 13 presented a check to the Arlington School Board for over $7,800 in classroom grants. The Foundation awards classroom… Continue reading

Over $12K raised to InspireHER

InspireHER, a local organization that encourages female empowerment, raised over $12,000 at a Nov. 9 breakfast fundraiser. Proceeds benefit Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish… Continue reading