Pickets, protests pay off as Mukilteo teachers get hefty hikes

The deal needs to be ratified by the teachers union and be approved by the school board.

Assault with fire extinguisher: Cop sprayed, then thumped

He was trying to question a woman while responding to a break-in. She wasn’t interested in talking.

The smog is clearing, but the reprieve might be temporary

Officials warn that dangerous smoke from hundreds of Northwest wildfires could return next week.

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Alberta Gbla, left, of Mariner High School and Aleksandra Kogalovski of Mercer Island High School work in the lab during the Fred Hutch Pathway Research Explorers Program at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center on Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 in Seattle, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Teens in Fred Hutch program aspire to be scientists, doctors

Snohomish County students are among the 32 admitted to the Pathway Research Explorer Program.

Weekend US 2 trestle closure is expected to create a mess

Video: Detours this time will be much longer, and Highway 9 in particular is expected to be jammed.

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Human skull discovered in Mill Creek; no other remains found

Based on its condition, it was exposed to the elements for a couple of years, police said.

The ‘Queen of Soul,’ Aretha Franklin, has died at 76

Franklin’s influence — vast and indelible — is most obviously heard in the myriad voices that followed her.

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Mikaelin Hann of Everett, gives a gigantic Ironman toy a playful kick during the grand opening of Funko in downtown Everett on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. The company plans a block party Saturday to celebrate its first anniversary, as well as Everett’s 125th birthday. (Ian Terry / The Herald)

Come party with Funko on its first birthday

The toymaker is throwing a block party at its flagship store in downtown Everett on Saturday.

Glacier Peak players run through a drill during football practice at Glacier Peak High School on Aug. 15, 2018 in Snohomish, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Glacier Peak striving to break into top tier of Wesco 4A

Seniors Ayden Ziomas, Evan Mannes and Ma’ake Fifita will play prominent roles for the Grizzlies this season.

Chief for a Day Luca Keogh,7, is sworn in as chief of Lynnwood police during a city council meeting on Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 in Lynnwood, Wa. It’s Lynnwood’s first time doing this. Keogh has been diagnosed with spina bifida, hydrocephalus, slit ventricle syndrome, chiari malformation, and tethered cord syndrome. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Go behind the badge with Lynnwood’s new police chief, age 7

Luca Keogh has undergone 17 brain surgeries. Now, he’s the first Chief for a Day in the city.

A 2-hour, all-you-can-eat extravaganza at Sushi Ring

The Silver Lake eatery serves up a seemingly endless procession of rolls and nigiri orders.

 
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The intersection of criminal law and other law

Understanding how a criminal conviction can have incidental consequences in other areas of law

 

MyTrafficMan.net’s Ziad I Youssef.

La intersección de la ley penal y otra ley

Comprendiendo cómo una condena penal puede tener consecuencias incidentales en otras áreas de la ley

 

Signing up for local alerts through the Snohomish County alert and warning system can help you stay safe.

When recreating outdoors, know your hazards and prepare ahead of time

Sign up for local alerts through the Snohomish County alert and warning system, SnoCoAlerts

 

Mark Walsh, a 2017 WSU Everett graduate in electrical engineering.

WSU Everett engineering graduates helping remap the Titanic

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Editorial cartoons for Thursday, Aug. 16

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Videos

Weekend US 2 trestle closure is expected to create a mess

Video: Detours this time will be much longer, and Highway 9 in particular is expected to be jammed.

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The rootin’-tootin’ music man of Snohomish

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When it rains, it pours

A downpour, then sunshine in Everett. Continue reading...

 

Everett native Chad Douglas rides his wakeboard on Lake Washington. (Photo by Rob Adams)

VIDEO: What to expect at Wakeboard Nationals on Lake Tye

The 2018 Natique WWA Wakeboard National Championships begin Wednesday in Monroe.

 

Photography

Gallery: Summer Meltdown brings funk and fun to Darrington

From technicolor stages in the forest to big name headliners, the music festival is eclectic.

 

Gallery: AquaSox beat Emeralds, 5-2

Cano’s grandslam seals win

 

Gallery: 2018 Tour De Terrace Parade

Hundreds gather for the annual Tour de Terrace parade in Mountlake Terrace to kickoff Seafair.

 

Gallery: 2018 Silvana Fair

4-H organizations from Snohomish county gather to show their livestock during the Silvana Fair.