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Why did the chicken jump in the lake? Because he lost a bet to a friend. Logan Root, 19, jumps into Lake Stevens with a chicken suit on at Davies Beach (formerly Willard Wyatt Park) on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 in Lake Stevens, Washington. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Escaping the heat in Lake Stevens

Davies Beach was a cool scene on Tuesday as our hot spell continued.

 

Sequoia High graduates move their tassels from one side to the other at the end of the graduation ceremony on Thursday, June 17, 2021 in Everett, Washington. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: Sequoia High Graduation

Sequoia High School graduates receive their diplomas

 

Lake Stevens' Mikaela Miller looks at the clock as she pins Glacier Peak's Lillian Germer at a girls' wrestling scramble held outside at Marysville Pilchuck High on Tuesday, June 8, 2021 in Marysville, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

GALLERY: Local girls wrestlers take season finale outdoors

The scramble at Marysville Pilchuck is believed to be the first outdoor wrestling event at the school.

 

Aquasox's Julio Rodriguez gets a high five from Austin Shelton as he crosses home plate after hitting a two-run homer. The Everett Aquasox beat the Tri-City Dust Devils in a home opening game at Funko Field on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Rodriguez shines for AquaSox in Funko Field debut

The highly regarded prospect doubles, homers and drives in three in Everett’s 13-3 win over Tri-City.

Aquasox's Julio Rodriguez gets a high five from Austin Shelton as he crosses home plate after hitting a two-run homer. The Everett Aquasox beat the Tri-City Dust Devils in a home opening game at Funko Field on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Lake Stevens' Tanner Jordan leaps but misses the ball for an Arlington goal as Arlington beat Lakes Stevens 2-1 in a boys soccer march on Monday, May 3, 2021 in Arlington, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

GALLERY: Arlington boys soccer tops Lake Stevens

GALLERY: Arlington boys soccer tops Lakes Stevens

Lake Stevens' Tanner Jordan leaps but misses the ball for an Arlington goal as Arlington beat Lakes Stevens 2-1 in a boys soccer march on Monday, May 3, 2021 in Arlington, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Arlington's Jaden Roskelley goes over Lakewood's Andrew Molloy for the basket as Arlington took on Lakewood in a non-conference boys' basketball game on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 in Arlington, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Arlington's Jaden Roskelley goes over Lakewood's Andrew Molloy for the basket as Arlington took on Lakewood in a non-conference boys' basketball game on Wednesday, May 19, 2021 in Arlington, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Aquasox's Julio Rodriguez hits a two run homer as the Everett Aquasox beat the Tri-City Dust Devils in a home opening game at Funko Field on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: AquaSox beat Tri-City in home opener

The Everett AquaSox beat the Tri-City Dust Devils in the home opening game at Funko Field on Tuesday.

Aquasox's Julio Rodriguez hits a two run homer as the Everett Aquasox beat the Tri-City Dust Devils in a home opening game at Funko Field on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Gallery: Life in transition in Snohomish

Gallery: Life in transition in Snohomish

The day after the governor ordered the closure of many businesses, people in Snohomish made adjustments.

Gallery: Life in transition in Snohomish
2019: The year in pictures

2019: The year in pictures

Daily Herald photographers showcase their top images from the past 12 months.

2019: The year in pictures
Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin hauls in a pass for a touchdown as Glacier Peak beat Edmonds-Woodway 35-14, in their season opening football game for both teams, at Edmonds Stadium on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 in Edmonds, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: Glacier Peak beats Edmonds-Woodway Football

Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin hauls in a pass for a touchdown as Glacier Peak beat Edmonds-Woodway 35-14, in their season opening football game for both… Continue reading

Glacier Peak’s Brayden Corwin hauls in a pass for a touchdown as Glacier Peak beat Edmonds-Woodway 35-14, in their season opening football game for both teams, at Edmonds Stadium on Friday, Sept. 6, 2019 in Edmonds, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Molly Hiller, 9, performs a back flip on the Power Jump during the opening day of the Evergreen State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019 in Monroe, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Molly Hiller, 9, performs a back flip on the Power Jump during the opening day of the Evergreen State Fair on Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019 in Monroe, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Hank, left, and Hoover sports baseball caps while attending the Bark in the Park at Funko Field on Monday, July 22, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: It’s a dog party! At Funko Field

Dogs and their owners attend the annual Bark in the Park event at Funko Field on Monday night.

Hank, left, and Hoover sports baseball caps while attending the Bark in the Park at Funko Field on Monday, July 22, 2019 in Everett, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Tempers flare as Seattle Sounders Cristian Roldan and the Timbers’ Sebastian Blanco bump chests near the end of the game as Seattle lost 2-1 to the Portland Timbers at CenturyLink Field on Sunday, July 21, 2019 in Seattle, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Gallery: Seattle Sounders v. Portland

The Sounders fall to the Timbers, 2-1 at CenturyLink Field.

Tempers flare as Seattle Sounders Cristian Roldan and the Timbers’ Sebastian Blanco bump chests near the end of the game as Seattle lost 2-1 to the Portland Timbers at CenturyLink Field on Sunday, July 21, 2019 in Seattle, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
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 Auditorium on Thursday, June 13.… Continue reading

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: Sights from the M’s home opener

Gallery: Sights from the M’s home opener

Seattle beats the defending-World-Series-champion Red Sox 12-4.

Gallery: Sights from the M’s home opener
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.

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)
The Sequoia High School commencement ceremony in pictures

The Sequoia High School commencement ceremony in pictures

The graduation ceremony for Sequoia High School in Everett was Thursday evening at the Everett Civic Auditorium.… Continue reading

The Sequoia High School commencement ceremony in pictures
Gallery: Boys Soccer: Kamiak beats Lake Stevens 2-1.
Gallery: Boys Soccer: Kamiak beats Lake Stevens 2-1.
Gallery: Snohomish and Glacier Peak graduation ceremonies

Gallery: Snohomish and Glacier Peak graduation ceremonies

Snohomish and Glacier Peak high schools of Snohomish held separate graduation ceremonies on Monday at Xfinity Arena in Everett.… Continue reading

Gallery: Snohomish and Glacier Peak graduation ceremonies
Gallery: This weekend, a last chance to see the tulips

Gallery: This weekend, a last chance to see the tulips

This is the last weekend to enjoy the blooms of the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival. Here’s how the fields looked on Thursday.… Continue reading

Gallery: This weekend, a last chance to see the tulips