Eric Stevick

Arlington School District may float $107.5M bond in 2018

A new Port Middle School is among the projects on the district’s wish list.

Hungry yellow jackets are on the lookout for food

Many plants have stopped blooming, causing other insects they dine on to die off.

Marysville is ready to move on big plans for its waterfront

Ebey Waterfront Park could be home to a boardwalk, amphitheater and waterfront events venue.

Mountlake Terrace woman helping hurricane victims recover

Jamie Gravelle says one the hardest parts of providing aid in stricken areas is just getting around.

Churches stepping into disaster response leadership roles

Training event at church aims to prepare you in case of a major emergency.

Investigators probe smoldering rubble in downtown Everett

As they sought a cause for Monday night’s spectacular fire, officials temporarily closed Broadway.

EvCC teachers take their contract concerns to the board

Their union says negotiations have been disappointingly slow. The community college isn’t commenting.

Superior Court judge admits DUI on freeway

Prosecutors recommend a “standard” penalty for Marybeth Dingledy, who “is terribly sorry.”

Second former student files abuse claim against teacher

The woman says Cascade High School’s Craig Verver had sexual contact with her on campus.

Local volunteers join relief efforts on other sides of country

15 American Red Cross volunteers from Snohomish County traveled to either Houston or Florida

Something was a little wacky about leis handed out at school

They resembled marijuana to at least one parent of a student at Marysville Pilchuck High.

Biology exam reprieve helps at least 66 Snohomish County students

Dozens of Snohomish County students benefited from state lawmakers’ decision earlier this summer to not require high school seniors to pass a biology… Continue reading

When Labor Day celebrated working people’s hard-won gains

To get more context behind the meaning of Labor Day is to go back 100 years. It is to peruse Everett Herald, Everett… Continue reading

Arlington teachers may strike; others set to start on time

It has become a rite of August. Bargaining for teacher contracts often leads up to and sometimes spills over into the beginning of… Continue reading

Snohomish County, region Red Cross ready for Harvey recovery

Local American Red Cross relief efforts began before Tropical Storm Harvey slammed into Texas late last week, with one Snohomish County volunteer landing… Continue reading

Wayne Williams, 89: Steward of Tulalip culture and history

The boy, who’d just turned 3, appears uneasy, perhaps bewildered, by the hubbub around him. A black-and-white photograph captures the moment. It was… Continue reading

At long last, WSU Everett’s new building is open for business

Like many students at Washington State University’s newest campus, Nashika Stanbro has followed a less-than-traditional path to higher education. Stanbro has more than… Continue reading

New WSU Everett cuts the ribbon Tuesday

Hundreds of people are expected to visit the new Washington State University Everett building Tuesday during an open house. The event begins at… Continue reading

Never mind his life sentence: Here’s what her family thinks

The life sentence was a formality. It’s what the state’s Three Strikes law for persistent offenders required. What Thursday’s court proceeding provided was… Continue reading

Smokey haze seems endless, but relief should be on the way

The brownish-white haze has smothered the region for more than a week, blotting from view mountains, waterfront and entire cities. The other day,… Continue reading