Herald Staff

U.S. 2 closed in both directions east of Stevens Pass

Heavy snowfall between 10 and 14 inches and downed trees prompted the highway’s closure Monday.

Vote for The Herald’s Athlete of the Week for Dec. 30-Jan. 5

Who should be The Herald's Prep Athlete of the Week for Dec. 30-Jan. 5?… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2020

Vote for The Herald’s Athlete of the Week for Dec. 30-Jan. 5

The Prep Athlete of the Week nominees for Dec. 30-Jan. 5. Voting closes at midnight Sunday. The winner will be announced on next week’s Prep… Continue reading

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EVENTS Make new friends Everett Area Newcomers Club, for women who are new to the area or would like to make new friends, is having… Continue reading

Living with Children: Embrace punishment

I am often asked how long I intend to keep writing this column, writing books, and speaking on childrearing and family matters. My answer: As… Continue reading

RuPaul has ‘done everything.’ Except this

The story, as he’s told it dozens of times over the years, goes like this: When RuPaul Charles’ mother, Ernestine, was pregnant with him, she… Continue reading

Today in History, January 6th

Today is Monday, Jan. 6, the sixth day of 2020. There are 360 days left in the year. Today’s highlight: On Jan. 6, 1941, President… Continue reading

Training academy graduates 13 South County Fire recruits

Training academy graduates 13 South County Fire recruits South County Fire will have 13 new faces. In total, 30 recruits graduated in December from the… Continue reading

Prep stars of the night for Saturday, Jan. 4

Prep stars of the night for Saturday, Jan. 4: Joseph Littrell, Monroe boys wrestling Littrell needed just 2 minutes, 36 seconds to pin three opponents… Continue reading

Author events and poetry readings around Snohomish County

Kelli Estes: 11:30 a.m. Jan. 6, Everett main library, 2702 Hoyt Ave., Everett. The author discusses her second novel, “Today We Go Home.” Estes, raised… Continue reading

Mark Mulligan / Herald File A pair of bald eagles sit above their nest in a cheer along Norman Road southeast of Stanwood. This weekend is the 10th annual Eagle Festival in Arlington.

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

Mark Mulligan / Herald File A pair of bald eagles sit above their nest in a cheer along Norman Road southeast of Stanwood. This weekend is the 10th annual Eagle Festival in Arlington.

Prep results for Saturday, Jan. 4

Prep results for Saturday, Jan. 4: BOYS BASKETBALL Non-conference Stanwood 60, North Creek 51 Sedro-Woolley 73, Sultan 46 Orcas Island at South Whidbey, not reported… Continue reading

Holt earns first WHL victory, Tips roll Prince George

Braden Holt stopped 19 of 21 shots and Everett’s offense erupted for five goals.

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 Professional networking group The Mountlake Terrace Library hosts a weekly WorkSource group that discusses job opportunities and networking with peers every Monday morning. All… Continue reading

Home and garden events and resources around Snohomish County

Winter walk: Join the Camano Wildlife Habitat Project on a walk through Camano Island State Park at 9:50 a.m. Jan. 4. The 2.6-mile hike includes… Continue reading

Prep stars of the night for Friday, Jan. 3

PREP STARS OF THE NIGHT FOR FRIDAY, JAN. 3: Nakia Boston, Lynnwood girls basketball Boston, a senior guard, scored 35 points, including 11-of-11 from the… Continue reading

Prep results for Friday, Jan. 3

WITH LINKS TO STATS WHERE APPLICABLE: BOYS BASKETBALL Wesco 4A Mariner 68, Jackson 52 Kamiak 63, Cascade 44,… Continue reading

Kindopp scores twice, but Silvertips fall to Cougars

Everett falls 4-3 in the first of back-to-back games at Prince George.