After trees fall, Lynnwood light rail construction looms

Watch for major work along I-5 after Sound Transit approved $1.5 billion in construction contracts.

Two arrested after stabbing death at Motel 6 near Everett

A Lake Stevens man was found dead with a stab wound in his neck at a Motel 6 south of Everett.

Mukilteo schools superintendent to retire in December

Marci Larsen has led one of Snohomish County’s largest districts for the past 16 years.

Animal, not human, likely behind cat deaths in North Everett

A second necropsy showed signs of post-death scavenging, according to Everett Police.

Big contracts signal start of work on Lynnwood light rail

Reporter Noah Haglund discusses Sound Transit’s approval this week of contracts to extend the Link line.

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Muhammad Barrow (left) gets a handoff from Jackson Cole during practice Thursday afternoon at Mariner High School in Everett on August 22, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Prep football: Mariner wants ‘to be mean’

A talented trio on offense hopes to help the Marauders end their brief postseason hiatus.

Automotive peace of mind comes easily in Everett

With loaner cars and quality customer service, Everett shops make it worthwhile to pay a visit

The 10 brews to spend your tokens on at Upper Left Beerfest

The third annual beer and cider festival is taking over Everett’s Hoyt Avenue on Friday and Saturday.

Emory’s: perfectly grilled salmon earns my ‘championship’ award

The restaurant overlooking Silver Lake claims to have the largest outdoor dining deck in the county.

A crew member works to setup a ride Wednesday afternoon at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Evergreen fair: come for giant squash, stay for lumberjacks

Find classic fair favorites and some new additions at the Evergreen State Fair through Sept. 2.

Shannahan Cabin becomes first historic site on county list

The building, more than 100 years old, is at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds.

 

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Automotive peace of mind comes easily in Everett

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Convenience, customer service keep your European wheels rolling

Everett repair shop technicians stay ahead of the curve on vehicle technology

 

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

 

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A crew member works to setup a ride Wednesday afternoon at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Evergreen fair: come for giant squash, stay for lumberjacks

Find classic fair favorites and some new additions at the Evergreen State Fair through Sept. 2.

 

Big contracts signal start of work on Lynnwood light rail

Reporter Noah Haglund discusses Sound Transit’s approval this week of contracts to extend the Link line.

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Prep football: New era begins for Jackson

The T-wolves open camp under the leadership of a new head coach for the first time in 21 seasons.

 

What can otters tell us about watershed pollution?

An Oregon professor spent a year on Whidbey studying river otters for insight into the environment.

 

Photography

Gallery: Sultan High School prep football practice

The Turks continue fall practice in preparation for their season opener on Sept. 6.

 

Gallery: Mountlake Terrace and Meadowdale football practices

Fall practices for local prep football squads continued on Thursday.

 

Gallery: Cascade and Everett open prep football practice

High school football teams from around the state hit the field for the first time Wednesday.