Old, giant log represents ‘this town and our roots’

The tree was about 620 years old when it was cut down. It’s outside the Snohomish Carnegie library.

Ex-prosecutor gets 4 days in Chelan assault case

Christopher Dickinson, 55, must also undergo alcohol abuse and sexual deviancy evaluations.

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Deal done: Sound Transit snags $1.2B from feds for Lynnwood

Trump axed it but Congress pushed back. The money will ensure light rail service starts in 2024.

Prosecutors confirm they won’t seek death in Talbott case

The state Supreme Court found the death penalty unconstitutional. Trial expected in 2019 in slayings.

Snohomish County’s 2019 budget mostly avoids new taxes

County adds sheriff’s deputies and airport firefighters, while expanding human services programs.

Providence fund provides assistance for cancer patients

Every year, the fund distributes between $40,000 and $45,000.

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Carmen Miller, front of house lead at Remedy Tulalip, shares his knowledge and passion for the wellness possibilities cannabis can offer.

Passion to help drives Remedy team’s mission

Discover what it means to live happy and live healthy

Ron Gordon sells the CBD balm that he makes at the Snohomish Senior Center. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

CBD, not THC: Ron’s Balms soothe but won’t give you a buzz

The retired Snohomish carpenter cooked up cannabidiol creams for his aches. Now he sells online.

Connor Ewing return a tackle wheel Thursday night during practice at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club on November 15, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Youth football’s best coming to Snohomish County

The area will host the 1st Northwest Regional to decide who gets to play for a title in Canton, Ohio.

Questions and answers about the new downtown Seattle tunnel

The Highway 99 Viaduct will close on Jan. 11. The tunnel opens three weeks later, when ramps are completed.

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Andy Bronson/The Herald Carly Graham and Kathryn Kramer, right, take a photo together in a arch of lights at The Lights of Christmas at Warm Beach on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015 in Stanwood, Wa. Local:LightsofXmas Shot on: 12/17/15

Holiday events and fun in Snohomish County and beyond for 2018

Our annual list of holiday happenings include lights, concerts, theater and dance performances.

 

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Carmen Miller, front of house lead at Remedy Tulalip, shares his knowledge and passion for the wellness possibilities cannabis can offer.

Passion to help drives Remedy team’s mission

Discover what it means to live happy and live healthy

 

Can your lead foot help the library? YES: Slow Down and Read!

Annual MyTrafficMan initiative supports Whatcom County Library Foundation

 

Every day is Drug Take-Back Day in Snohomish County

Take Back Your Meds: The easy and effective solution for unused medications

 

Local Students Engineering Smart Solutions for Boeing

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Videos

The cautionary tale of a backpacker caught in a snowstorm

There’s much to learn from this news conference about the helicopter rescue of a Pacific Crest Trail hiker.

 

Snohomish tops Squalicum, earning state soccer berth

Down early, the Panthers rallied to win 4-3 and reached the 3A district finals.

 

This craze has stuck: Sisters in slime make it all the time

It’s the gooey gunk that kids love. Teachers, not so much.

 

Rucker tomb: The giant granite wonder of Everett

The final resting place of the city’s founders is an enigma and attraction in many ways.

 

Photography

Gallery: Lake Stevens beat Graham-Kapowsin in state quarterfinal.

The Vikings avenge last season’s playoff loss to the Eagles with a dominant 45-28 victory.

 

Gallery: Huskies beat Oregon State, 42-23.

UW cruised past Oregon State, 42-23, to set up Apple Cup showdown next week.

 

Gallery: Silvertips fall to Spokane Chiefs in overtime

The Everett Silvertips played the Spokane Chiefs at the Angel of the Winds Arena on Sunday.

 

Photos of the week

Top images from the Herald’s photographers