Eric Stevick

Burglary suspect given away by oily footprints

Police track her to a bathroom of a home she reportedly broke into.

David Dilgard, a longtime historian with the Everett Public Library, speaks to members of the Everett Mayor’s Youth Council during his guided tour of the Evergreen Cemetery in 2010. Dilgard died Thursday at age 73. (Herald file)

David Dilgard, Everett Public Library’s longtime historian, dies

“He was a talented guy, a good soul, and he left an important legacy. There is a joy in that.”

David Dilgard, a longtime historian with the Everett Public Library, speaks to members of the Everett Mayor’s Youth Council during his guided tour of the Evergreen Cemetery in 2010. Dilgard died Thursday at age 73. (Herald file)

Killer of child here in 2009 dies in Walla Walla prison

An autopsy is planned for James Douglas Fryberg, 29, of Tulalip, who was convicted of manslaughter.

Another pit bull attack, this time at Silver Lake in Everett

A city park ranger was injured by a dog that broke free of its restraint.

Mountlake Terrace woman beaten by home invader has died

The mother of two was married and was pregnant with a third child, friends of the family said.

Flu season has finally come to an end

“The number of positive tests are finally back toward baseline.”

Sno-Isle Libraries levy goes from trailing to just passing

For now, the two-county ballot measure is passing, 50.2 percent to 49.8 percent.

Mother beaten by a stranger in her home is still in a coma

She remains at Harborview, where her husband works. The suspect has a history of mental health issues.

A strong economy + growth = a shortage of school bus drivers

Districts are having a hard time staffing many of their routes.

Mountlake Terrace woman in coma after random, vicious attack

The suspect allegedly confessed, saying he had no explanation for his actions.

This was no stakeout, and he was not a Secret Service agent

Police say a Mount Vernon man wore a Secret Service badge when he was arrested in Lynnwood.

Snohomish County PUD scraps Skykomish River hydroelectric dam

The proposed Sunset Fish Passage and Energy Project had been controversial since 2011.

Enough water for 600,000 people: Snowpack looks good

The annual measurement in the mountains has proven to be an important forecasting tool.

1 person and 1 cat killed in Mountlake Terrace fire

The blaze was reported early Monday morning at a mobile home park.

‘It’s not over’: This flu season less lethal but still lingers

Through the end of March, 252 people died across the state, including 36 from Snohomish County.

Thanh Cong Phan (Yolo County Sheriff’s Office)

FBI: Everett man’s possible bomb mailings now up to 18

Eleven previously reported packages contained what looked to be homemade explosives with black powder.

Thanh Cong Phan (Yolo County Sheriff’s Office)

Marysville tax proposal would expand police, civic campus

The city manager believes the plan marks a return to the town square of historic Marysville.

She allegedly sprayed her ex-roommate in the eyes with Lysol

He says he couldn’t see for 10 minutes. She reportedly was disappointed he wasn’t permanently blinded.

Hazardous waste in garbage sends 4 workers to hospital

An official said the incident underscores why hazardous wastes require special handling.

You might dig gardening, but check with PUD before you do

Underground electrical lines and equipment aren’t easily seen, the utility district warns.