Requiem for pay phones: Bring $100 bills, not dimes

Man caves, outdoor showers or outhouses are just 3 possible uses for the retro booths in Sultan.

Waterfront disconnect; Edmonds roadway stirs online outrage

Many people are unhappy about the Waterfront Connector, a proposed emergency route over stopped trains.

Construction of Marysville manufacturing building under way

A Kirkland developer has broken ground to build 247,000 square feet for industry or distribution.

Project manager Scott Gibson demonstrates the approximate size of one unit. (Julia-Grace Sanders / The Herald)

PUD customers buy up all those tiny solar energy investments

All 7,290 units in the Arlington solar array were spoken for within a month of going up for sale.

Engine snag delays first flight of Boeing 777X until fall

GE says it has a fix for the plane’s big GE9X engines, but it will be months before they are certified.

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Come fall, Index students will see changes to the old school

The district received a state grant to renovate its campus. About 40 kids go to school there.

Edmonds man recently arrested for 1972 murder out on bail

Terrence Miller, 77, posted a bond of $750,000. He’s accused of killing 20-year-old Jody Loomis.

Mural brings Snohomish County sports history to life

The collages at Angel of the Winds Arena depict Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame induction classes.

Can’t play a lick? You can still jam with these guys at the mall

For the Inclusion Jam Project, having fun, not hitting the right notes, is what’s important.

Carrie Westvang donated a kidney to her husband Robb in a recent transplant operation. The couple own Locals Espresso stands in Marysville, Stanwood and Arlington. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

23 years of marriage, 3 coffee stands, 2 kids — and a kidney

Carrie Westvang was a match for her husband Robb in a March transplant operation.

Vashon: An island of chill amid the Seattle-Tacoma rat race

With good food, craft beverages and a relaxed vibe, it offers a quintessential Northwest experience.

Graduation 2019
Scenes from the Sequoia High graduation ceremony held in the Everett Civic Auditorium on Thursday, June 13, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: Sequoia High School’s class of 2019 graduation

Scenes from the Sequoia High School graduation ceremony at the Everett Civic Continue reading...

 

Gallery: Everett High School’s class of 2019 commencement

The ceremony was held Saturday afternoon at Angel of the Winds Arena.

 

Gallery: Marysville Pilchuck’s class of 2019 commencement

The ceremony was held Wednesday afternoon at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett.

 

Gallery: Snohomish High School’s class of 2019 commencement

Scenes of the graduation ceremony at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett on June 10.

 

 

Marketplace

Comcast honors Snohomish County students

Leaders and Achievers Scholarship Program awards $95,000 in scholarships to Washington students

 

Meet Matt, who loves to sing, has a great work ethic, excels at counting and listens to sports radio. The client of Sherwood Community Services, who is blind, also enjoys his part-time job as a production worker at Innovative Salon Products where he’s responsible for quality control and packaging.

A simple adjustment can change lives.

Words matter – Take a moment to consider the words you use

 

Technology drives access to better legal care

MyTrafficMan.net makes it easy to access the legal services you need

 

Seven Things to Know Before You Go Mattress Shopping

We spend a third of our lives in bed, so it’s important to make the right choice

 

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Videos

20 years of making baseball miracles happen

Monroe’s Miracle League — a league for children and adults with special needs — celebrates its 20th season.

 

Running wild: Healed from injuries, a bear roams free again

She suffered pelvic fractures in December. Wildlife officers released her in the Cascades this week.

 

State soccer: Marysville Pilchuck’s season ends in heartbreak

Violations in stoppage time sink the Tomahawks in a 2-1 opening-round loss to Kamiakin.

 

Man reportedly flashes gun outside Safeway, then gets shot

Mill Creek police say the confrontation may have begun as a complaint about driving.

 

Photography
Scenes from the Sequoia High graduation ceremony held in the Everett Civic Auditorium on Thursday, June 13, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: Sequoia High School’s class of 2019 graduation

Scenes from the Sequoia High School graduation ceremony at the Everett Civic Continue reading...

 

Gallery: Everett High School’s class of 2019 commencement

The ceremony was held Saturday afternoon at Angel of the Winds Arena.

 

Photos of the week

Herald photographers capture the people and places of Snohomish County

 

Gallery: Marysville Pilchuck’s class of 2019 commencement

The ceremony was held Wednesday afternoon at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett.