Cliff Edwards, 65, the sexton at Edmonds Memorial Cemetery & Columbarium, picks up and carries memorial flowers on his mower as he cuts the grass around headstones on Monday, Aug. 19, 2019 in Edmonds, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

GRAVDGR: Edmonds cemetery sexton has deadpan sense of humor

Cliff Edwards has spent 46 years taking care of the final resting places of our loved ones.

Bikini baristas could take dress code fight to Supreme Court

For now, they’ve requested a rehearing after the federal court sided with the city of Everett in July.

The Storm may be back in Everett next month for the playoffs

Officials at Angel of the Winds Arena also expect to host regular-season WNBA games again next year.

Boy and dad face charges in crash that hurt woman and baby

The 14-year-old driver allegedly hit a Marysville bus stop where the woman sat with her granddaughters.

Woman accused of trying to lure girl from family in Edmonds

The Lynnwood suspect allegedly was also seen photographing the 4-year-old at the Edmonds Yacht Club.

Seeking time for family, Bailey to resign from state Senate

Oak Harbor Republican will leave office in September after nearly 17 years in the Legislature.

Automotive peace of mind comes easily in Everett

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

Lying, spying and destroying evidence spur guardian reforms

Judges say court-appointed guardians broke the law to keep a child away from her troubled parents.

Stanwood’s Hannah Mac embarks on a new musical direction

The singer-songwriter formerly known as Hannah Michelle Weeks has traded country twang for indie-pop emoting.

AquaSox’s Bernie Martin pitches in a 6-4 win over the the Hillsboro Hops at Funko Field on Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Former AquaSox pitcher seems like diamond in the rough

Bernie Martinez went undrafted, but has pitched himself up to Low-A West Virginia in his pro debut.

Chronicling the last years of a dying North Cascades glacier

For almost four decades, scientist Mauri Pelto has journeyed to measure the melting Columbia Glacier.

 

Marketplace

Automotive peace of mind comes easily in Everett

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

 

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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Videos

What can otters tell us about watershed pollution?

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

 

Rucker construction blues: ‘We’ve gotten used to the shaking’

Downtown Everett businesses cope with road closures, debris and the roar of the jackhammer.

 

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As his wife Heather looks on, John Norman gets a hug from his daughter Amber Nelson, and granddaughter Ashlee Nelson, right, after his replica of the Spirit of St. Louis flew for the first time from Arlington Municipal Airport on Sunday, July 28, 2019 in Arlington, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

This might be the best Spirit of St. Louis replica ever made

A plane like the one Charles Lindbergh flew across the Atlantic logged its first flight in Arlington.

 

Photography

Gallery: Playing Bocce in the Special Olympics

Athletes took to Kasch Park for a Special Olympics Washington tournament in Everett.

 

Gallery: Flying high during the Arlington Fly-in

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Scenes of the Seattle Storm’s final regular season home game against the Dallas Wind Thursday evening at Angel of the Wings in Everett on August 8, 2019. The Storm won 69-57. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Gallery: Seattle Storm win final home game in Everett

The defending WNBA champions posted a 69-57 victory over the Dallas Wings.