Jeff Newell blocks the early morning sun from his eyes as he cruises down Highway 530, at a easy 16 miles per hour, on his John Deere tractor on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 in Arlington, Wa. Ron Wachholtz follows behind as the two raise money while driving their tractors to Prudhoe Bay, AK. They are raising money for the American Diabetes Association. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Slow ride: From Arlington to Alaska on a John Deere tractor

Two friends are making the 6,000-mile round trip at 16 mph to raise money for diabetes research.

In ads, Republicans punish a Democrat for voting their way

State Sen. Steve Hobbs is getting slammed for supporting bills introduced by GOP lawmakers.

One killed, another injured by drivers allegedly on drugs

Two men are suspected of driving under the influence and causing two separate crashes in one day.

Former Northshore teacher sentenced for child porn offense

He also admitted to molesting two boys in 1976 when he served as a Big Brother in California.

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News media and lawmakers to resume clash over public records

As litigation continues over access to legislators’ records, a task force will begin meeting next month.

The Aquasox’s Connor Hoover is tagged out at home plate by Spokane’s Francisco Ventura as the Everett Aquasox lost to the Spokane Indians 7-3 at Everett Memorial Stadium on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

AquaSox fail to capitalize in loss to Indians

Catcher Raleigh records 2 hits in pro debut, but Everett strands 11 runners on base.

Mill Creek taxpayers footed city manager’s alcohol tabs

They also paid for her steak dinner, desserts and more.

South County firefighter Phil Pons looks up after his team loses at a fire house game during Kids Fire Camp at South County Fire Administrative Headquarters on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Kids doused in learning, fun

Camp teaches them skills such as firefighting while incorporating silliness.

Thiel: Seahawks have ‘lost their way,’ Sherman says

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Starving? This place in Lynnwood may be Good Pho You

Portions at the restaurant are generous: Medium is large, large is extra large, extra large is huge.

His first visit to Washington — and it’s in Darrington

Kentucky’s Dave Adkins is one of four headliners at the 42nd annual Darrington Bluegrass Festival.

 

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The intersection of criminal law and other law

Understanding how a criminal conviction can have incidental consequences in other areas of law

 

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La intersección de la ley penal y otra ley

Comprendiendo cómo una condena penal puede tener consecuencias incidentales en otras áreas de la ley

 

Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence

 

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Videos

VIDEO: Summer Showdown practice at Evergreen Speedway

The Monroe racetrack’s premier event for Super Late Models is this weekend.

 

In Delaware, when they retire a ferry they sink it offshore

They’ve created an artificial reef. Here’s what a sinking ferry looks like.

 

Mysa Tran is the owner of the Riverview Market & Cafe. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

It’s a family affair at Lowell’s Riverview Market & Cafe

As you turn east off I-5 in Everett, this small community from the past unfolds.

 

Marilyn Ogden (left) and Kal Leichtman await the judge Wednesday afternoon at the Snohomish County Courthouse in Everett on June 6, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

A special wedding on D-Day

Kal Leichtman, 92, was there in 1944. He and Marilyn Ogden, 88, picked the anniversary to get married.

 

Photography
Aquasox’s Ryan Garcia celebrates his two run homer in the third inning against the Salem-Keizer Volcanos Sunday afternoon at Everett Memorial Stadium on July 15, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Gallery: Everett Aquasox win 7-6

The Everett Aquasox play the Salem-Keizer Volcanoes at Everett Memorial Stadium on Sunday, July 15, 2018. The Aquasox beat the Volcanoes, 7-6.

 

A P-47 Thunderbolt (top) passes a P-40 Tomahawk during maneuvers at the 50th annual Arlington Fly-In at the Arlington Airport on Saturday. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: Arlington Fly-In

The 50th annual Arlington Fly-In is this weekend, July 6-8, at Arlington Municipal Airport.

 

Herald photos of the week

The latest collection of top images by Herald photographers.

 

Gallery: Everett’s waterfront fireworks show

Hundreds gathered to watch the annual Thunder on the Bay Fireworks display.