Giving away firewood put these guys in the global spotlight

Shane McDaniel and his twin sons of Lake Stevens split 40 cords for the needy. It led to fame.

Highway 522 near Paradise Lake Road. (Washington State Department of Transportation)

Plan knots together carbon fee, gas tax and new US 2 trestle

A hearing Thursday will give the public a chance to weigh in on a proposed $16 billion road package.

Upstairs apartment is focus of fire investigation at Harvey’s

One person was killed in the Everett fire early Sunday. It left devastating damage to Harvey’s Pub.

Judge says decision coming soon on Edmonds gun storage law

The plaintiffs are challenging a requirement that gun owners keep their weapons secured.

Teens shot homeless man with paintballs, Lynnwood police say

The man, in his 50s, was shot in the face and chest early Sunday. Police arrested four boys.

‘They aren’t going to shoot,’ said suspect surrounded by guns

But after he and another man robbed a Marysville store, bystanders did shoot — at their car’s tires.

Experience India with an insider

Small group tours out of Seattle let you see the country like few tourists do

His fast-rising journalism career began in Mukilteo

LaVendrick Smith’s first job was at the Beacon. Now he reports for the Dallas Morning News.

Stop holding people hostage, furloughed NOAA worker pleads

Everett resident Anna Kagley is one of the 800,000 workers not being paid as the shutdown continues.

In Japan, adulthood starts at 20 — and it’s a national holiday

Students celebrated Coming of Age Day in a ceremony at Everett Community College.

Area firefighters play hoops for a cause

The Everett and South County fire departments battled on the hardwood to benefit burn victims.

 

Marketplace

Experience India with an insider

Small group tours out of Seattle let you see the country like few tourists do

 

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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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

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.