As a member of the Business Improvement Association crew, Cody MacDougall cleans up multiple graffiti marks along a wall in downtown on Monday, March 18, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

This home-grown crew cleans downtown Everett every morning

Ever wonder where the litter and graffiti are? They start work at 5 a.m. so you don’t see it.

The flu has returned with a vengeance in Snohomish County

“Essentially, we are having two flu seasons in one winter,” says an Everett Clinic doctor.

Lake Stevens High School remodeling delayed and over budget

The district believes there’s enough money to finish most of the proposed work.

Finalists named in search for new Everett CC president

David Beyer retires at the end of the academic year. Three candidates are to visit the campus.

A new Edmonds law requires gun owners to keep firearms locked up and inaccessible to others, especially children. (Wikimedia Commons) 20190122

Judge: Suit challenging Edmonds gun-storage law can proceed

The ordinance, which requires that firearms be locked up, took effect Thursday.

Man sentenced for drowning his 6-year-old nephew in bathtub

Andrew Henckel, 21, intended to end Dayvid Pakko’s life, prosecutors said.

How to give your performance or production car the royal treatment

Experts in Everett began with Z cars, now service and modify a wide range of imports, domestics

In 1893, Snohomish County built its poor farm at Allen Prairie west of Monroe. Shown in this 1909 photo, it later became the site of Valley General Hospital, now EvergreenHealth Monroe hospital. (Courtesy Monroe Historical Society)

A mansion and a ‘poor farm’ are among Monroe’s missing places

An Historical Society program will tell stories of lost landmarks and inmates who built bricks.

Art Thiel: Amid the madness, UW coach Hopkins gets a raise

Washington made a preemptive strike by securing him with a contract an extension through 2025.

5 Rights Brewing finds new home in old Carr’s Hardware store

The brewer opens in Marysville Friday, two years after a crushing disappointment.

Indonesia’s Garuda to cancel order for 49 Boeing 737 MAX jets

A spokesman for the airline said the decision was due to “consumers’ low confidence” in the plane.

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Erwin Sanchez, owner of Erwin’s Philly Cheese Steak, on Monday, March 11, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Cheez Louise! Philly cheesesteaks on a busy corner in PNW

March 24 is a national day for soft bread with juicy meat and oozy cheese.

 

Watch the new passenger terminal rise in just 7 minutes

This time-lapse shows construction of the new airport terminal at Paine Field in Everett.

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Tim Eyman allegedly stole a $70 chair from an Office Depot

Surveillance video shows him rolling the chair out the door. He says he can explain.

 

Snohomish girls beat Ferndale in district basketball matchup

The Panthers forced 25 turnovers and held the Golden Eagles to 34 points.

 

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Gallery: Paine Field soars into passenger air service

People were eager to be aboard the first flights out of the new passenger terminal in Everett.

 

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