Mountlake Terrace sophomore Tommy Tran reads and takes notes during a World History 10 class on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2018 in Mountlake Terrace, Wa. The number of high school credits required to graduate is increasing to 24 at the state level for the class of 2019. With a standard schedule of six daily classes for four years, a student would need to pass every course. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

No room for error: Students need more credits to graduate

Schools are boosting existing programs and adding new ones to help students keep up.

4 men ID’d as gang members attack man when he arrives home

He was punched and kicked in an apartment complex parking lot and might have suffered a broken arm.

Legal community rallies behind a challenger in judicial race

Sitting judges usually face no opposition, but this year’s race in Cascade District Court is different.

Jay Weaver of Everett holds tickets he bought Thursday at the Chevron station at Rucker Avenue and 41st Street.
                                “Somebody’s got to win this. Why not me?” he said. (Andrea Brown / The Herald)

Lottery: Why be a millionaire when you can be a billionaire?

Friday’s Mega Millions jackpot is $970 million. Saturday’s Powerball is $430 million. So far.

Community Transit members of Amalgamated Transit Union Local 1576 have been working under the terms of a previous contract that expired at the end of 2016. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Transit workers vote no confidence in Community Transit CEO

The bus service and a union have been negotiating for two years. A sticking point is driver safety.

Arlington voters to consider $107.5M bond for second time

The money would go toward building a new Post Middle School and adding to Arlington High School.

Everybody wins in Boeing’s energy-reduction battle

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South Whidbey finding success after years of struggles

The Falcons’ numbers are up, and they’ve won 5 of their 7 games this season.

Snohomish volleyball stays perfect, closes in on Wesco 3A crown

The Panthers overcame Devon Martinka’s school-record 29 kills to remain unbeaten with a four-set win over Stanwood.

Kamiak tops Jackson for Wesco South title

The Knights took control early in a matchup of perennial league championship contenders.

Drink this: Crucible Brewing throws 3rd birthday party

The Everett brewery is celebrating its third anniversary with a birthday bash fit for a 3-year-old.

 

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New one-stop shop in Marysville for cannabis consumers

Tulalip Tribes bring you expertise on a wide variety of cannabis products

 

Boeing inspires the next generation of engineers and technologists

Thousands of young students benefit from company volunteers’ teaching in STEM subjects

 

Boeing’s 737 MAX 7 takes center stage in 2018

Aircraft to be produced at Boeing’s Renton factory on the shores of Lake Washington

 

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Editorial cartoons for Friday, Oct. 19

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Videos

A booming economy won’t make next state budget less taxing

Gov. Inslee warns of a $1.5 billion gap and says there are few ways to bridge it.

 

All on one page, election-related editorial board interviews

We recorded a selection of discussions with candidates and ballot-measure proponents and opponents.

 

I-1631, the carbon tax: Proponents and opponents face off

Both sides, seeking The Herald’s endorsement, met with us as we formulated our opinion.

 

Debated: I-1634 would ban local taxes on grocery items

We invited proponents and opponents to argue their cases before we recommend a yes or no vote.

 

Photography

Gallery: Skate America in Everett

We’re a major stop in a series of international figure-skating events.

 

Photos of the week

Images from our intrepid Herald photographers

 

Photos of the week

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Gallery: Marysville Pilchuck beats Marysville-Getchell in Berry Bowl

Marysville Pilchuck came out on top in the annual Berry Bowl, beating Marysville-Getchell 33-3.