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$1.6 billion Powerball jackpot is only $2 and hours away
Ticket sales end at 6:45 p.m. for Saturday’s big prize. The drawing is at 7:59 p.m.
Ticket tocking: Saturday’s Powerball jackpot is a record $1.6 billion
The prize is the highest in world lottery history. Tickets are $2 and odds are 1 in 292 million.
$2 buys a 1-in-292 million chance for $1.2 billion Powerball jackpot
But if you don’t play, you can’t win. Wednesday’s pot is the second highest in the multi-state lottery’s history.
A Soundview beer and $1 later, a mythical Viking ship sails again
The Everett Sons of Norway started a “Save the Osa” campaign to restore the 30-foot ship for parades and use on Lake Riley.
From Mukilteo living room, Zippered Stockings get a national audience
They hit it big on shopping channel QVC. The handmade holiday stockings with zippers and handles sell for $20 to $30.
Halloween hunk: Meet Mr. Bone Jangles, the hottest guy in Lake Stevens
The sought-after 12-foot skeleton, Skelly, has lit up social media since 2020. In Lake Stevens, spooky season started in June.
Brand! New! Car! Stanwood teacher scores on ‘The Price is Right’
Lianna Neyens uses the game as a tool with her personal finance students. And it paid off for her in Hollywood.
Good vibes only: All state ferries renamed to honor the Mariners
Gov. Jay Inslee signed the name change proclamation in effect through the team’s postseason.
First flu death since 2020 reported in Snohomish County
Health officials recommended people get vaccinated against influenza and COVID-19
Librarian by day, Monroe musician goes back on tour with ’90s band Rex
Phil Spirito has a double-life as “Phil the musician.” His indie slowcore band is getting a surprise revival with album reissues.
Playoff fever: A 21-year wait is over for long-suffering Mariners fans
For M’s fans in Everett, the end of a postseason drought feels “like the World Series” and “like everybody’s dream had come true.”
At 88, TV chef ‘Galloping Gourmet’ still sizzles with the ladies
Graham Kerr, the granddad of cooking entertainment shows in the 1960s, calls Snohomish County home.
Fall brings concerns of a ‘twindemic’ of flu, COVID
Flu season is here. COVID never left. Officials say it’s time for people to get shots.
Welcome aboard, kids! Ferry rides are free for those 18 and under
The move to let children ride ferries for free is the latest result of Move Ahead Washington legislation.
All ears: Mukilteo couple provides surgery for kids born without ears
Dr. Prabhat and Trish Bhama are part of a HUGS volunteer team providing treatment for microtia in Guatemala.
Flower power: Garden on Gibson Road cultivates a sense of community
South Everett mom Amy Turnbull turned a ditch of trash into a colorful 100-foot stretch of blooms and kinship.
Vroom! Traxx Indoor Raceway in Mukilteo is for sale
The race track running for 24 years needs a buyer and new site. The deal includes 32 karts, Corvette couches and more.
Fish on! Whidbey bait shop delivers $7 bucket of herring to your boat
Possession Point Bait Co. owner Dan Cooper keeps afloat the Clinton fishing business his family started in the 1960s.
Mukilteo ceremony dedicates replica of stolen treaty plaque
The focus Friday was moving forward, with respect to a past deemed as unjust, as exemplified by the 1855 Treaty of Point Elliott.
‘Doom-free preparedness’ delivered in a box to your doorstep
A Bothell woman’s themed boxes aren’t like getting a box of wine monthly, but they would be handy in a disaster.