Herald Staff

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

GET OUT Northwest Exposure: Enter the 2018 Northwest Exposure Photo Contest. The outdoor photography competition is for hikers who explore Washington’s trails. There are five… Continue reading

Prep results for Saturday, Oct. 13

Here are the prep results for Saturday, Oct. 13: Boys Tennis 2A South Sub-District Tournament At Mountlake Terrace H.S. Local qualifier (Top 3 seeds advance… Continue reading

Photos of the week

Images from our intrepid Herald photographers

Pedestrian struck, killed on Highway 529

Police are investigating. Highway 529 southbound was closed Friday night.

Boy Scout helps food bank for Eagle project

Boy Scout RJ Ustaris led three projects in support of the Marysville Community Food Bank as part of his work to earn the Eagle Scout… Continue reading

Concessions and cookies: Volunteer honored by Marysville

Kim Shumway was honored Sept. 24 by Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring as the city’s Volunteer of the Month. Shumway is the concessions manager for the… Continue reading

Faith Calendar for Oct. 13-27, 2018

EVENTS Bazaar: Baked goods, handcrafts and gifts, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Oct. 13 in the First Baptist Church Community Center at Pacific and Wetmore… Continue reading

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HEADS UP Speak up on county spending The Snohomish County Council has scheduled a forum at 6:30 p.m. Monday to discuss next year’s budget. County… 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

Great Plant Pick: Acer palmatum, shaina dwarf red Japanese maple

The small-growing maple is ideal for containers or a colorful accent in a garden

Home and garden events around Snohomish County

Trees of Snohomish: Celebrate fall with a guided walking tour of Snohomish trees in the city’s historic district. The Green Snohomish Group is offering two… Continue reading

Meadowdale’s Hunter Moen reaches for extra yardage ahead of Shorecrest’s Gavin McFarlane Friday at Shoreline Stadium. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Prep football results for Friday, Oct. 12

The Snohomish football team became the first local squad to clinch a league championship Friday. The Panthers’ 62-7 win over Lynnwood, plus losses by Meadowdale… Continue reading

Meadowdale’s Hunter Moen reaches for extra yardage ahead of Shorecrest’s Gavin McFarlane Friday at Shoreline Stadium. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Non-football prep results for Friday, Oct. 13

BOYS TENNIS Non-league Shorewood 7, Snohomish 0 Oak Harbor 7, Mariner 0 Stanwood 5, Cascade 2 At Stanwood H.S. Singles: Preston Pierce (S) def. Ethan… Continue reading

Apparently abandoned house burns down north of Arlington

By the time firefighters arrived, flames had consumed the building.

Drivers in fatal Highway 9 collision identified

Michael A. Bourasaw, 20, ran a stop sign and crashed into Kenneth P. Creamer, 55. Both died.

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

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HEADS UP Highway 524 closure The second of two roundabouts is scheduled to be installed on Highway 524, requiring a full road closure through the… Continue reading

Kiwanis gives fledgling foster care group a $5K boost

The Kiwanis Club of Snohomish recently donated $5,000 to The Bridge Receiving Center of Lake Stevens, which aims to help house children as they enter… Continue reading

Whidbey woman’s photo graces cover of Land Trust calendar

Julie Boyd, of Whidbey Island, rose to the top of a pool of 75 photographers who together submitted 300 photos to the Whidbey Camano Land… Continue reading

Prep results for Thursday, Oct. 11

Here are prep results for Thursday, Oct. 11, with links to recaps and box scores where applicable BOYS TENNIS Non-conference Kamiak 5, Snohomish 2, no… Continue reading