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Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

GET OUT Sea kayaking: Paddle a loop on the Snohomish River and Stemboat Slough with the Everett Sea Kayaking Committee at 10 a.m. May 27… Continue reading

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Billy Mac: 7 p.m. May 23, Lake Forest Park, 7171 Bothell Way NE. “My Oh My! The Dave Niehaus Story” is a reflection on the… Continue reading

Clubs & Interests: Out & About, Community Dances

OUT & ABOUT Boating, Everett: Everett Sail and Power Squadron has monthly potluck meetings at 6:30 p.m. first Tuesdays (except July and August) at Firefighters… Continue reading

Front Porch

HEADS UP Spray park season is here The Water Playground at Forest Park in Everett kicks off spray pad season in Snohomish County Monday. The… Continue reading

In Uniform: Lake Stevens grad works at Top Gun

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

The downside of shielding kids from disturbing news

Kids have always known more than their adults want to believe they know.

School victims honored at Billboard Awards; Janet, BTS shine

Host Kelly Clarkson opened the show in honor of the 10 people who died at Santa Fe High School.

Saturday’s prep scores, links to recaps

BASEBALL (All games Saturday, loser out) 4A state tournament At Heritage Park, Puyallup First round Todd Beamer 4, Issaquah 1 Richland 10, Tahoma 0 Quarterfinal… Continue reading

Prep roundup: E-W, Terrace baseball teams move on

Archbishop Murphy boys soccer team eliminated from 2A state tournament.

Herald photos of the week

The latest collection of top images by Herald photographers.

4th grade Everett inventor wins state competition

He’s headed to the national expo in Michigan.

Aquafest pageant names royalty

The Lake Stevens Miss Aquafest Pageant was held April 14 at the Everett Performing Arts Center. Eighteen girls, ages 5 to 18, competed for 11… Continue reading

Architects-in-training win

A team of four students from Henry M. Jackson High School in Mill Creek won second place in a nationwide Construction Industry Roundtable building design… Continue reading

Cascade High artist win’s superintendent’s award

Cascade artist wins contest A painting of “Kenny” by Cascade High School student Andrew Culver will go on permanent display at Everett School District offices.… Continue reading

EvCC builds BRIDGES and raises $9,200 for program

Everett Community College’s BRIDGES Transition Center raised over $9,200 for a transitional studies student emergency fund at a dinner held April 7. BRIDGES stands for… Continue reading

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

Home and garden events around Snohomish County

Evergreen Arboretum & Gardens Series: Join the experts from the Northwestern Chapter of North American Rock Garden Society noon to 1 p.m. May 19 for… Continue reading

Hubby insists on going out to dinner with post-bedtime tot

It’s not really about the kid, but how to deal with the husband.

Local DECA teens come back with wins at world conference

Some local students returned with awards from the DECA International Career Development Conference, held April 21-24 in Atlanta, Georgia. Nearly 14,000 North American students took… Continue reading