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An Olympic first: Cardboard beds for Tokyo Athletes Village

Tokyo Olympic athletes beware — particularly larger ones. The bed frames in the Athletes Village at this year’s… Continue reading

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Colleen Hoover: 7 p.m. Jan. 13, Third Place Books, 17171 Bothell Way NE, Lake Forest Park. Morgan Grant and her 16-year-old daughter, Clara, would like… Continue reading

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

Skagit Eagle Festival: The month-long celebration in January is held during eagle-watching season in nearby Skagit County. Events and activities take place in Concrete, Rockport… Continue reading

Prep results for Saturday, Jan. 11

Prep results for Saturday, Jan. 11: BOYS BASKETBALL Wesco 3A/2A Marysville Getchell 76, Lynnwood 51 Non-conference Blaine 77, Sultan 29 Cedar Park Christian 66, Merdian… Continue reading

Prep stars for Saturday, Jan. 11

Prep stars of the night for Saturday, Jan. 11: Isaac Poole, Shorewood boys swim & dive Poole, a senior, set a meet record at the… Continue reading

Faith Calendar

EVENTS Monthly luncheon: The Mill Creek Christian Women’s Connection is hosting an 11:45 a.m. luncheon Jan. 13 at Shawn O’Donnell’s Restaurant, 122 128th St. SE,… Continue reading

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EVENTS Small business tax help Small business owners are invited to the Mountlake Terrace Library for a workshop on filing federal taxes. You’ll learn the… Continue reading

Looking back: 1928 fire department collision cast pall over Everett

The chief’s condition was front-page news for days. His was the first “state funeral” in city history.

Prep results for Friday, Jan. 10

PREP RESULTS FOR FRIDAY, JAN. 10, WITH LINKS TO STATS WHERE APPLICABLE: BOYS BASKETBALL Wesco 4A Glacier Peak 60, Jackson 27 Kamiak 65, Monroe 58… Continue reading

Prep stars of the night for Friday, Jan. 10

PREP STARS OF THE NIGHT FOR FRIDAY, JAN. 10: Defense, Glacier Peak boys basketball team The Grizzlies held Jackson to just 27 points in a… Continue reading

Coyote on runway briefly delays flight at Paine Field

By the time airport authorities set out to investigate the errant coyote, it had taken off.

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EVENTS Enjoy a pancake breakfast to support veterans Monroe VFW Post 7511 and its Auxiliary invite the east Snohomish County community to celebrate the new… Continue reading

Up in Smoke (1978), starring Tommy Chong (left) and Chech Marin (right), is still considered one of the most iconic movies of the stoner genre. (Paramount Pictures)

Reefer, man: a brief history of marijuana in the movies

Now that cannabis and Illinois have made it legal, time has gone a little … haywire. It seems so long ago since Cheech… Continue reading

Up in Smoke (1978), starring Tommy Chong (left) and Chech Marin (right), is still considered one of the most iconic movies of the stoner genre. (Paramount Pictures)

Today in History, January 10th

Today is Friday, Jan. 10, the 10th day of 2020. There are 356 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Jan. 10, 1984, the… Continue reading

Prep results for Thursday, Jan. 9

PREP RESULTS FOR THURSDAY, JAN. 9, WITH LINKS TO STATS WHERE APPLICABLE: BOWLING Wesco Jackson 3, Everett 0, stats not reported Cascade 2, Mount Vernon… Continue reading

Abandoned building in Marysville heavily damaged in fire

Firefighters mostly had the fire contained but were unable to access the structure to search inside.

Woman in fatal Mountlake Terrace crash, fire identified

Courtney Larreinaga died from thermal burns and smoke inhalation, according to the medical examiner.

Man arrested in connection to New Year’s Eve chase on I-5

He’s suspected of ramming a patrol car before leading police on a high-speed, wrong-way pursuit.

Arlington boys hoops hosting annual Coaches vs. Cancer game

The event raises funds for the American Cancer Society and supports those affected by the disease.

All about music: Schedule of concerts around Snohomish County

Cascade Symphony Orchestra: The Edmonds’ orchestra’s “Happy Birthday, Ludwig!” concert is at 7:30 p.m. Jan. 13 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 Fourth… Continue reading