Whidbey Island woman’s grudge led her to murder her sister

The Washington Post retells the bizarre story of Linda Thomas, who was convicted this week.

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Feeling dissed, Mukilteo teachers plan to pack board meeting

They’ve been picketing as they plan to address the School Board, again, about reopening salary talks.

In Everett, hateful signs of the times

People are distributing fliers, some pasted on yard signs, promoting a neo-Nazi group.

Accused killer set to testify Friday in Oso murder trial

John Reed is charged in the deaths of married couple Monique Patenaude and Patrick Shunn of Oso.

Trump’s Bonneville Power Administration selloff is in doubt

A group in Congress says it will fight any attempt to privatize the Northwest’s hydroelectric system.

State will buy back bump stocks before they become illegal

The devices, when attached to semiautomatic weapons, allow them to fire more rapidly.

Plan your trip: High gas prices won’t keep everyone home

In fact, AAA expects more cars on the roads this Memorial Day weekend.

Meet the 118 local students who won Rotary Club scholarships

Combined, the Everett and Marysville clubs helped college-bound students with $338,700 this year.

Layne Zuschin catches down Bret Serres in a pickle execise Wednesday afternoon during practice at Mountlake Terrace High School in Mountlake Terrace on May 23, 2018. The Hawks are headed to state for the first time in school history. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Mountlake Terrace baseball team excelling on and off the field

After winning an academic state title, the Hawks will try to claim a title on the diamond as well.

Snohomish Ale Trail will lead beer lovers on a happy chase

Six breweries collaborate on the event to “spread the word” about beer made in the historic town.

Granite Falls Food Bank to be torn down and relocated

A trailer that has housed the service for 40 years will be cleared for a new civic center.

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

WSU Everett engineering graduates helping remap the Titanic

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Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer

 

Learn how neighbors can help neighbors at the Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management open house on Wednesday, May 16.

Disaster Response Depends on You: Get Involved!

Learn more at the Department of Emergency Management open house on Wednesday, May 16

 

Connect2Classes Tested: 7 Steps to Better Photography

Take the fear out of using those digital camera functions with Hudson’s Photo Workshops

 

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Editorial cartoons for Friday, May 25

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Videos

Sally is a parrot about town

She and Rod go everywhere in Everett together.

 

You’ll be dazzled by this ‘dazzle ship’-inspired art

Harold Hollingsworth is one of the artists to be featured in the Schack Art Center’s upcoming show.

 

At Lynnwood Denny’s, ‘experiencers’ share their close encounters

More people with tales of being abducted are coming forward, the group’s originator said.

 

Barbara Berg (left) and Barbara “Blue” DeMaesschalck perform with the Crackpot Comedy Cavalcade.

Crackpot Comedy Cavalcade

Jesse Stoddard leads members of the improv group in a weekly class.

 

Photography

Gallery: Facelift of Seattle’s Space Needle nears completion

A $100 million investment transformed the structure’s top viewing level with floor-to-ceiling glass.

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Herald photos of the week

The latest collection of top images by Herald photographers.

 

Herald photos of the week

The latest collection of top images by Herald photographers.

 

Gallery: Boys Soccer: Kamiak beats Lake Stevens 2-1.

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