Herald Staff

Company installs playground at Twin Lakes Landing

Volunteers from Granite worked long hours through snow showers and freezing temperatures over two weekends to install a new playground at Twin Lakes Landing in… Continue reading

Daughters of Norway installs officers

Daughters of Norway Thelma Lodge 26 installed its officers on Jan. 20 at Normanna Hall in Everett. Officers for 2018 are Pam Gleave, Diane Guildner,… Continue reading

Ex-workers at Russian ‘troll factory’ trust US indictment

The aim of the work was to influence voters or to undermine their faith in the U.S. political system.

Feeling urge to leave longtime partner and explore

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: I have been with my partner for six years and have just graduated from college. I love… Continue reading

Front Porch

EVENTS Camano wildlife program Learn about “Birds and Their Nests” with birder Joe Meche, author of “Beaks and Bills,” at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the… Continue reading

Granite Falls School District hands out awards

The Granite Falls School District recently announced its second quarter Success in Education award winners. Granite Falls High School: Anna Beach, Korben Young Crossroads High… Continue reading

In Uniform

A collection of news and events about and for active duty military and veterans.

South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary honors high school teens

The South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary Club regularly honors Students of the Month from local high schools. Among the recent honorees: Cami Kloes, a junior at Cascade… Continue reading

The Herald’s Athletes of the Week for Feb. 11-17

THE HERALD’S PREP ATHLETES OF THE WEEK FOR FEB. 11-17 Mason Phillips, Stanwood, Boys Wrestling Phillips, a senior, won his third state championship Saturday, placing… Continue reading

YWCA celebrates donors

The YWCA thanks the support of the Snohomish County community for helping meet the needs of clients over the holidays and through the end of… Continue reading

Suspected drunk driver crash in Bothell sends two to hospital

The man suspected of causing the Saturday afternoon collision was not injured.

Snohomish County book calendar

Shirley Melis 7 p.m. Feb. 19, Third Place Books Melis will talk about and sign copies of her memoir, “Banged-Up Heart.” When her husband of… Continue reading

Mariner’s Paxton is focusing on staying healthy this season

The Seattle pitcher has made changes to his lifestyle in hopes of staying on the field longer.

Faith Calendar for Feb. 17 to March 3, 2018

EVENTS Pancakes: A Norwegian Pancake Breakfast is served 7:30-10:30 a.m. Feb. 17 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 2111 117th Ave. NE. Cost is $6; children under… Continue reading

Garden clubs in Snohomish, 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

Girlfriend’s vacation takeaway? Her boyfriend’s cheap

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: My girlfriend and I just went on our first vacation together. I thought it went well, but… Continue reading

Officials monitoring known slide area east of Oso

Right now, there are indications it could slide but would not reach the highway.

Scattered power outages around region after gusty Saturday

Up to 2 inches of snow could fall in some lowland areas of Snohomish County, forecasters said.

Election results for Snohomish County school districts

Updated 2/16: Here are the returns for Tuesday’s special election ballot measures.