Jay Priebe, who grew up in foster care, is chief executive officer of Hand in Hand. The nonprofit operates Safe Place, an Everett facility that houses children removed from homes by law enforcement or social workers. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Hand in Hand’s new Safe Place a better shelter for children

The Everett nonprofit’s leader grew up in foster care. The agency serves kids removed from their homes.

Edmonds police trying to solve 2-hour gap in woman’s memory

She doesn’t know how she ended up at an Edmonds gas station — cut, scraped and bruised — early Sunday.

Family recalls Snohomish man killed in alleged DUI crash

Brandon Elias was on a motorcycle when a drunken driver hit him head-on, according to sheriff’s deputies.

In tough month, an ally becomes a competitor for Eyman

After getting signatures for a measure that didn’t qualify, Restore Washington wants to do its own.

Lynnwood robbery trial dismissed for last minute evidence

The defense argued that it couldn’t prepare for a new key witness and a 33-page police report.

How our House members voted in response to ‘racist comments’

It was no surprise Washington’s seven Democrats backed the measure and its three Republicans did not.

All heart: Mukilteo massage and esthetics spa helps you Be Well

When Lisa Quinto first founded her massage therapy and wellness practice, she… Continue reading

Can the little guy survive the Lake Stevens Costco?

Turners Grocery has loyal customers, but the owner knows the general store’s days could be numbered.

Easy Indian: Traditional recipes made with American staples

Priya Krishna’s new cookbook “Indian-ish” shares how modern families can cook no-fuss Indian cuisine.

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New deal makes Mukilteo teachers among state’s highest paid

The agreement also reduces the size of special education classes while boosting support for students.

Adrenaline-pumping paintball targets fun for all ages

Family-run Doodlebug Sportz offers paintball for everyone in Everett and Snohomish

 

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Adrenaline-pumping paintball targets fun for all ages

Family-run Doodlebug Sportz offers paintball for everyone in Everett and Snohomish

 

All heart: Mukilteo massage and esthetics spa helps you Be Well

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Build your next career, starting now!

Award-winning Skagit County builder will keep you busy all year, motivated with project variety

 

Driving away in your European dream car can be THIS easy!

Lynnwood dealer specializes in European and other imports, at prices you can afford

 

Editorial Cartoons

Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, July 17

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Videos

Dig it! Old bones, new brews pair for fossil fun in Monroe

FossilEra, an online dinosaur bone retailer, will have a public showing with Dreadnought Brewery.

 

Can the little guy survive the Lake Stevens Costco?

Turners Grocery has loyal customers, but the owner knows the general store’s days could be numbered.

 

Demolition moving fast on historic Judd & Black building

Built in 1892, the building burned last year in an unsolved arson. Now its walls are coming down for good.

 

Reporter Caleb Hutton discusses the trial of William Talbott

This is the first of a weekly series, “Herald Headlines,” giving you a look inside our newsroom.

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Photography

Photos of the week

Herald photographers capture these moments in time.

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Photos of the week

Top images from our very busy Herald photographers

 

Photos of the week

Herald photographers cover Snohomish County and beyond

 

Gallery: Everett’s Colors of Freedom Fourth of July Parade

Hundreds gather to watch Everett’s Colors of Freedom Fourth of July parade downtown on Thursday.