Elimination of I-405 toll lanes is up for discussion again

A state senator’s bill would convert them to carpool lanes. He hopes to at least start a conversation.

Mill Creek casts wide net for a city manager — again

An executive headhunter assured officials “you’re a very attractive community.”

Victim says ex-husband ‘beat me within an inch of my life’

Kevin Lewis was sentenced to 3 years for attacking his wife. The killing of her sister remains unsolved.

Ex-Silvertips goalie Hart wins his NHL debut with Flyers

The 20-year-old, who starred in Everett, stopped 20 of 22 shots in Philadelphia’s 3-2 win over Detroit.

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Bothell buys time to preserve Shelton View Forest

Citizens encouraged the council to renew its commitment to preserving green space in the city.

Arlington appoints new fire chief Dave Kraski

“Dave is going to do awesome,” Mayor Barb Tolbert said. “He has already been doing a phenomenal job.”

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Drivers: Swift suspensions begin in 2019 for DUI arrests

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Prep wrestling preview: Snohomish boys ‘ready to take on anyone’

The Panthers fought injuries last year, but hope depth in the upper weights leads to a turnaround.

‘It’s about generosity,’ says Community Foundation’s next leader

Karri Matau, chosen to head charitable organization, will come full circle with her new role.

Winter warmers: 3 cocktails to brighten dark Northwest days

Here are recipes for a coffee bourbon warmer, a vanilla vodka chai and an autumnal cider toddy.

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Drivers: Swift suspensions begin in 2019 for DUI arrests

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5 ways to foster a positive cannabis shopping experience

Local pros share what you need to know

 

Carmen Miller, front of house lead at Remedy Tulalip, shares his knowledge and passion for the wellness possibilities cannabis can offer.

Passion to help drives Remedy team’s mission

Discover what it means to live happy and live healthy

 

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Videos

Why Highway 99 in downtown Seattle will close for 3 weeks

After closing the Alaskan Way Viaduct, there’s much to do before they can open the new tunnel.

 

What animal is that? Costumed man robs Highway 530 store

“You call the cops, you’re a dead man,” he told the clerk at around 3 a.m. Friday.

 

Turkey Talk 2018: Kindergartners talk about Thanksgiving

This year we looked for wisdom at Kellogg Marsh Elementary School in Marysville.

 

The cautionary tale of a backpacker caught in a snowstorm

There’s much to learn from this news conference about the helicopter rescue of a Pacific Crest Trail hiker.

 

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Gallery: Lake Stevens beats Woodinville to advance to state championship.

Vikings advance to Class 4A state final game with 28-14 semifinal win over Woodinville on Saturday.

 

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