Herald Staff

Black bear spotted napping in a tree in Mill Creek

Mill Creek Police knew it was there and did not think it was aggressive. Just don’t feed or poke it.


Girl hit by vehicle, injured near Lynnwood

The girl was struck in the roadway of Larch Way a couple of blocks south of 164th Street SW.


Northshore eighth grader places second in history contest

Northshore Middle School eighth grader Andrew Da placed second at the National…


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EVENTS Author to speak about Monte Cristo The public is invited to attend the Lake Stevens Historical Society’s general meeting at 6 p.m. today to… Continue reading

Powell sees growing economic uncertainties

Powell sees growing economic uncertainties Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell says the economic outlook has become cloudier since early May, with rising uncertainties over trade… Continue reading

Merchants win opener at Grand Forks tournament

Paul Chung had 3 hits and Jack Sheward added two RBI as Everett won 7-4.

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EVENTS Ribbon cutting on 35th Snohomish County officials plan to celebrate the completion of a major upgrade to 35th Avenue Southeast during a ceremony planned… Continue reading

Man killed after being hit by train in Snohomish

The train crew blasted the horn and deployed emergency brake. It’s believed to be a suicide.

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OPPORTUNITIES Ferry terminal food Washington State Ferries wants your suggestions for the new Mukilteo ferry terminal that will have space for a food vendor or… Continue reading

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Scott Jeffrey Miller: 6 p.m. June 23, Third Place Books, 17171 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park. “Management Mess to Leadership Success” is a follow-up… Continue reading

Help cut down on plastics by following these Zero Waste tips

Recycling is very important, but it won’t solve the global plastic waste crisis. The Zero Waste movement, started in the mid-1990s, however, promotes some easy… Continue reading

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

Jetty Island Days: The 2019 season runs from July 5 to Sept. 2. Ferries depart from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays to Thursdays, 10… Continue reading

Granite Falls man dies in crash on I-5 south of Marysville

The two-vehicle collision involved a pickup truck that rear-ended a slow-moving sedan.

A list of garden clubs in Snohomish and Island counties

Alderwood Garden Club: Cedar Valley Grange Hall, 20526 52nd Ave. W., Lynnwood; 425-771-7670; mkboley@comcast.net. American Rhododendron Society: Pilchuck Chapter, Red Barn, Jennings Park, 6915 Armar… Continue reading

Faith Calendar

EVENTS Apologetics Forum: There’s a meeting at 7 p.m. June 28 at the Atonement Free Lutheran Church, 6905 172nd St. NE, Arlington. Carl Kerby, president… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Ferry musical chairs Brace for longer waits on the ferries with the start of the summer sailing schedule with one less vessel. The… Continue reading

Home and garden events and resources around Snohomish County

Bees & Botany: A hands-on science and art program designed for parents and preschoolers 3 to 5 years old. Children can develop science and art… Continue reading

Global airlines reroute flights after Iran downs US drone

Iran said the drone “violated” its airspace, while the U.S. called the missile fire “an unprovoked attack.”

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EVENTS Light rail hearing in MLT The city of Mountlake Terrace is conducting a public hearing before the city’s hearing examiner at 7 p.m. Thursday… Continue reading

Fugitive Watch

The state Department of Corrections’ Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or… Continue reading