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Sister flakes out of biannual retreats

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: Three sisters, all in mid-40s, all live within hours of each other and are generally very close.… Continue reading

Man dies after being struck by vehicle in Marysville

Police are looking for information about the driver, who reportedly fled in a dark SUV.

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OPPORTUNITIES Mill Creek offers police academy The Mill Creek Police Department plans to host its third annual Police Citizens Academy starting March 28. The 10-week… Continue reading

Husband refuses to go on any kids-free dates with wife

Adapted from a recent online discussion. Dear Carolyn: My husband does not want to spend alone time with me, leaving me feeling frustrated. We have… Continue reading

Police investigating fatal shooting outside fast-food spot

Everett police two people in custody, including a woman they believe removed a gun from the victim.

Woman killed in house fire near Lake Serene in Lynnwood area

Firefighters entered the burning home and retrieved the woman, but attempts to revive her failed.

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Jean Godden: 6 p.m. Feb. 19, Mill Creek University Book Store, 15311 Main St., Mill Creek. The Seattle journalist and politician will discuss her new… Continue reading

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

GET OUT Guided snowshoe hikes: Washington State Parks is offering guided snowshoe hikes this winter at Lake Easton Park, a camping park 17 miles east… Continue reading

Wife discovers husband’s long-term infidelity, inflicts pain on entire family

Dear Carolyn: Cast: Wife of 33 years and mother of three; all of whom are college-educated and in careers. Husband, worked out-of-town during the week… Continue reading

Prep basketball roundup for Friday, Feb. 15

BOYS Marysville Pilchuck 80, Stanwood 50 RaeQuan Battle scored his game-high 27 points in just three quarters as Marysville Pilchuck earned a berth to state… Continue reading

Prep scores for Saturday, Feb. 16

Here are the prep results for Saturday, Feb. 16 with links to box scores and recaps where applicable: Boys basketball 4A Wes-King District Tournament Saturday’s… Continue reading

Prep basketball roundup: Meadowdale girls make Cinderella run

The eighth-seeded Mavericks knocked off No. 2 Shorecrest to clinch a berth to state regionals.

Photos of the week

Herald photographers are out and about

Kindopp scores twice as the Silvertips beat Kelowna 3-1

Bryce Kindopp scored a pair of goals to lead the Everett Silvertips to a 3-1 victory over Kelowna in Western Hockey League action… Continue reading

Faith Calendar

MEETINGS, CLASSES Potluck chat: Members and friends of Edmonds Lutheran Church are hosting a potluck at 1 p.m. Feb. 17 where they will discuss a… Continue reading

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UPDATE Water filtration plant roof collapse Further testing continues to show the water is safe to drink after a roof collapsed under heavy snow at… Continue reading

Home and garden events around Snohomish County

Winter pruning workshop: Learn proper winter-pruning techniques during this hands-on workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Feb. 16 at the Evergreen Arboretum and Gardens,… Continue reading

Prep results for Friday, Feb. 15

BOYS BASKETBALL 4A Wes-King District Tournament Friday’s quarterfinal games Issaquah 75, Mount Vernon 72 Jackson 55, Inglemoor 41 Glacier Peak 55, Redmond 31 Mount Si… Continue reading

Man attacked postal worker after fatal crash in January

The driver struck and killed a pedestrian in Everett, then someone robbed him of his keys.