The Riverfront area could be Everett’s I-5 ‘welcome mat’

Developers of a commercial district there hope to begin construction in August.

Jose Espinoza Aguilar

5-year sentence likely due to victim’s fear of testifying

Jose Espinoza Aguilar shot a woman in the back as she was running away from him at an Everett park.

Law enforcement vehicles at the scene of a crash on I-5 near Northgate in Seattle after a chase that began in Lynnwood on Wednesday. (Washington State Department of Transportation)

Police: Little Harry was shot at, chased, then stole the cab

It started when he was a passenger in Lynnwood. It ended when he allegedly crashed the taxi in Seattle.

For a brief moment, Eyman was ready to settle with the state

But an offer never came. In fact, the attorney general’s office is alleging more campaign violations.

Employees with Providence Hospice and Homecare of Snohomish County raised a 24-foot inflatable rocket outside Providence Regional Medical Center Everett on Jan. 10. They wanted to draw attention to the high salaries many executives receive. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Hospice workers union has been seeking contract for 2½ years

Providence Hospice and Home Care employees rallied recently, flying a 24-foot rocket outside the hospital.

Bob Stowe (City of Mill Creek)

Domestic charges dropped against interim Mill Creek manager

Bob Stowe remains the city’s top administrator until the City Council chooses a permanent replacement.

More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

Russell Day was 103 at the 2016 reception for his former student, internationally known artist Chuck Close, at Everett’s Schack Art Center. Day, who taught art at Everett Community College1949-1976, died Monday at age 106.(Dan Bates / The Herald)

Russell Day, gifted founder of EvCC art program, dies at 106

“He was very much a teacher first,” say retired college photography instructor who worked with Day.

Prep basketball midseason recap: Postseason races heating up

The Glacier Peak girls and Marysville Pilchuck boys are on top, but other races are wide open.

Longtime friends, Kyle Burgess (left) and Matt Benjamin are helping the city of Marysville develop a communication system for emergency response. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

When the cellphones stop working, these guys have a plan

In an emergency, a converted ambulance will be Marysville’s communication hub.

Arson was the cause of Judd & Black fire; police seek tips

Nearly four months later, investigators have announced the official cause of the $3.5 million blaze.

 

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More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Whether you’re moving up or downsizing, chances are you’ll have junk you don’t want to take with you. The Henderson’s Hauling team shares how to get rid of those items quickly and easily.

Got junk? 3 ways to make your clean-up quick & easy

Local experts share how to get your home ready for a sale or move

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

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A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

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Videos

Remembering the Alaskan Way Viaduct on Seattle’s waterfront

Here are two videos — one of the northbound drive, the other shot while cruising southbound.

 

Southbound traffic backs up as northbound drivers cruise on with ease on the Highway 99 viaduct on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

For 3 weeks, no highway will escape the wrath of ‘viadoom’

Transportation agencies are urging patience as 90,000 cars each day will have to shift routes.

 

Crowded party, fatal shooting — and few cooperating witnesses

Police say they encountered “a hostile crowd” on Dec. 14 at a private party at the Edmonds Senior Center.

 

Everett Police released a cellphone video taken by a bystander when a hydraulic lift hit some electrical wires in Everett.

Father admits recklessness when son shocked by power lines

He recently completed his five-day jail sentence for the June incident in downtown Everett.

 

Photography

Photos of the week

Top images from Herald photographers

 

Photos of the week

Images from our intrepid Herald photographers

 

Our best photos of 2018

The Herald’s four staff photographers each were asked to pick their best images from the past year.

 

Photos of the week

Pictures from the Herald’s extremely talented shooters