He drove off a 60-foot embankment and was stranded for hours

The driver, 74, suffered minor injuries. A neighbor eventually heard him yelling for help.

Man seriously injured in encounter with Everett police

A police sergeant fired a stun gun at the 39-year-old Lake Stevens man, causing him to collapse.

Governments, transit agencies sue to block car-tab measure

They claim I-976 is unconstitutionally broad. Tim Eyman calls the litigation a “slap in the face” of voters.

Prep football: A look at local teams’ first-round state matchups

Capsules for Lake Stevens-Union, Marysville Pilchuck-Prairie, Lakewood-Sequim and Arch. Murphy-N. Kitsap.

Former pastor pleads guilty in theft of Oso slide donations

Gary J. Ray admitted he took at least $10,000 intended for families affected by the 2014 disaster.

Medical examiner: Olympian Jarred Rome died from fentanyl

His mother does not believe the Marysville hometown hero took the drug intentionally.

Public awareness can change minds on the opioid crisis

Skagit County in the middle of efforts to get community talking, expand treatment options

Kamiak swimmer looks to cap decorated career on strong note

Arizona State-bound Elli Straume has earned 12 state medals, including four top-three individual finishes.

3A district volleyball roundup: Snohomish clinches state berth

The Panthers state-bound for the third striaght year; Arlington suffers its first loss of the season.

In Everett, a lively public meeting about supportive housing

“Herald Headlines”: Reporter Lizz Giordano discusses a proposed ban in areas of single-family zoning.

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Post-election, new battles loom over Eyman’s car-tab measure

Lawmakers will wrangle over cuts in transportation spending as lawyers tangle on the measure’s legality.

 

Marketplace

Independently owned medical practices: A winning strategy for the patient and provider

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Public awareness can change minds on the opioid crisis

Skagit County in the middle of efforts to get community talking, expand treatment options

 

Auto shop takes time-honored customer service digital

Customers love the easy communication at Fast Eddie’s

 

Big cash discounts remain for wood stove replacement

Marysville fireplace dealers helping extend Clean Air program in Snohomish County

 

Editorial Cartoons

Editorial cartoons for Thursday, Nov. 14

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Editorial cartoons for Wednesday, Nov. 13

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Editorial cartoons for Tuesday, Nov. 12

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Editorial cartoons for Monday, Nov. 11, Veterans Day

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Videos

‘Wolfman Jim’ rocks out for handouts on Lynnwood street corner

Drunk and homeless for decades, the well-known panhandler is performing his act clean and sober.

 

Mourners turn out for Stan Jones, ‘the chief of chiefs’

The memorial for the longtime Tulalip tribal chairman brought tears and laughter — and lots of respect.

 

Stan Jones: Mourning a death, celebrating a life

The longtime Tulalip Tribes leader was laid to rest on Nov. 12.

 

‘Press Coverage’: First-round state playoff preview

The Herald’s staff previews all four state-playoff matchups for local high school football teams.

 

Photography

Gallery: Sounders claim their second MLS championship

Seattle beats Toronto 3-1 in the MLS Cup to capture its second title in four years

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Gallery: Seahawks win in overtime, 40-34

Seattle beat Tampa Bay in spectacular fashion Sunday at CenturyLink Field.

 

Gallery: Some spooky and not-so-spooky trick-or-treaters

It wasn’t all just ghosts and goblins out in Everett on All Hallow’s Eve

 

Gallery: Washington Huskies lose to Oregon Ducks, 35-31.

The Huskies lose to the Oregon Ducks on Saturday in front a sold out stadium.