Hopelessly behind on credits, he is the unlikely graduate

Arlington teen overcomes grief, earns diploma after attending four schools, youth military academy.

Audit questions Mill Creek manager’s alcohol, meal expenses

The state found a pattern of spending by the city manager that lacked a clear public purpose.

Light-rail construction continues just east of Northgate Mall in Seattle. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

Help plan light rail at Ash Way and Mariner

The county wants to hear from people who live and work nearby.

$1 million bail set for husband of slain educator

Holly Martinez had written that the family lived in fear of him. She was killed near Mill Creek on Monday.

Rain water and sewage cascade down the steps at the home on Tia Scott and Tyler Denton in Everett destroying a newly renovated basement apartment. (Courtesy photo)

‘Microburst’ rain flooded Everett properties with mud, sewage

The unusual June 10 weather resulted in nine damage claims from home and business owners.

County Council puts sales tax increase on ballot

The money would support replacing the emergency radio system used by first responders.

Bill Akers, a senior vice president at Premera Blue Cross in Mountlake Terrace, is one of the adult players in a decades-long game of tag that inspired the movie “Tag.” Players, all buddies from Spokane’s Gonzaga Prep High School, are in a photo displayed in Akers’ office, complete with signatures. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

In real-life game of tag, he’s it

Mountlake Terrace’s Bill Akers and 9 others inspired the movie of the same name.

Mar-ket brings fishmonger and eatery to downtown Edmonds

The new business on Main Street is half seafood store, half quick-service restaurant.

Stanwood’s Mason Phillips is The Herald’s Athlete of the Year and will attend University of North Carolina. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

The Herald’s 2018 Boys Athlete of the Year: Mason Phillips

The Stanwood wrestler finished his high school career with a perfect 85-0 record and 3 state titles.

Same old stuff happens on latest trip to ‘Jurassic World’

It’s a bit peppier than the turgid 2015 installment, but that’s about it.

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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

 

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Videos

In Delaware, when they retire a ferry they sink it offshore

They’ve created an artificial reef. Here’s what a sinking ferry looks like.

 

Mysa Tran is the owner of the Riverview Market & Cafe. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

It’s a family affair at Lowell’s Riverview Market & Cafe

As you turn east off I-5 in Everett, this small community from the past unfolds.

 

Marilyn Ogden (left) and Kal Leichtman await the judge Wednesday afternoon at the Snohomish County Courthouse in Everett on June 6, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

A special wedding on D-Day

Kal Leichtman, 92, was there in 1944. He and Marilyn Ogden, 88, picked the anniversary to get married.

 

This gray whale stopped by Hat Island to spout off and eat

The 35-foot mammal came within feet of the beach, giving humans and a couple of dogs quite a show.

 

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