Herald Staff

Everett man identified after deadly apartment fire

Christopher Blair, 50, was found in a bedroom where the mattress was on fire early Sunday.

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee speaks during a news conference, Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Inslee outlined a plan to set up vaccination sites statewide with help from the National Guard and others as part of an overall goal to vaccinate 45,000 people a day against the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)

Watch: Gov. Jay Inslee press conference on vaccination plans

He was scheduled to announce changes to vaccine administration and a new distribution partnership.

Washington Gov. Jay Inslee speaks during a news conference, Monday, Jan. 18, 2021, at the Capitol in Olympia, Wash. Inslee outlined a plan to set up vaccination sites statewide with help from the National Guard and others as part of an overall goal to vaccinate 45,000 people a day against the coronavirus. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Marysville Pilchuck High School senior Katelyn Leary is a recipient of the 2020 Legion of Valor Bronze Cross for Achievement Award. (Marysville School District)

Marysville Pilchuck senior wins Bronze Cross achievement

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Marysville Pilchuck High School senior Katelyn Leary is a recipient of the 2020 Legion of Valor Bronze Cross for Achievement Award. (Marysville School District)

Man and cat die in Everett apartment fire

Firefighters responded to a smoky second-story unit. A cigarette may have set a mattress on fire.

Man shoots alleged intruder in Everett

Police were investigating after a male was shot and hospitalized.

Sign up for a snowshoe tour with REI through the Mount Baker Lowlands — a mountainous winter wonderland that averages over 600 inches of snow annually. (Olivia Vanni / Herald file)

Outdoors classes and activities around Snohomish County

The listings include Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest updates and REI Lynnwood workshops.

Sign up for a snowshoe tour with REI through the Mount Baker Lowlands — a mountainous winter wonderland that averages over 600 inches of snow annually. (Olivia Vanni / Herald file)

$300 unemployment supplement headed to bank accounts

The Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation will be available for up to 11 weeks.

Nearly 1,000 still without power after mid-week storm

Power is restored to more than 200,000 customers, but others still wait after more than 60 hours.

Drive-thru vaccine site opens at Evergreen State Fairgrounds

It’s the third drive-thru clinic to open in the county, joining others in Everett and Lynnwood.

Jim Lawless

Lawless won’t seek permanent police chief job in Edmonds

The interim chief says the city needs to move on from the controversy of last year’s hiring process.

Jim Lawless
Next year’s Sustainable Gardening Winter Speaker Series includes a “Hummingbird Madness” class with the one and only Ciscoe Morris. (Anna Medwenitsch)

Home and garden events and resources around Snohomish County

Home and garden events and resources around Snohomish County

Next year’s Sustainable Gardening Winter Speaker Series includes a “Hummingbird Madness” class with the one and only Ciscoe Morris. (Anna Medwenitsch)

Man expected to survive shooting at Everett bus stop

Everett police arrested a suspect around 3 a.m. Thursday off Airport Road.

Art events, galleries and exhibits around Snohomish County

The listings include museum exhibitions, gallery shows, fairs and festivals and calls for artists.

The Edmonds Center for the Arts presents the free show “Kidstock! @ Home with Ben Hunter and Joe Seamons” Jan. 2 via Livestream. (YouTube)

Family and kid-friendly events around Snohomish County

The listings include zoos, aquariums, museums, ice-skating rinks, shows and special walks.

The Edmonds Center for the Arts presents the free show “Kidstock! @ Home with Ben Hunter and Joe Seamons” Jan. 2 via Livestream. (YouTube)
The documentary, “Amazing Grace,” presenting the live recording of Aretha Franklin���s best-selling gospel album at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in 1972, is screening Jan. 21 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. (Neon)

Schedule of special film screenings around Snohomish County

The listings include Edmonds Center for the Arts, Historic Everett Theatre and Whidbey Island Center for the Arts showings.

The documentary, “Amazing Grace,” presenting the live recording of Aretha Franklin���s best-selling gospel album at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in 1972, is screening Jan. 21 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. (Neon)
The Edmonds Center for the Arts will present a streaming blues performance by actor Jeff Daniels on Jan. 15. (jeffdaniels.com)

Tickets for sale in Snohomish County and around the region

The listings include Historic Everett Theatre, Edmonds Center for the Arts and Thumbnail Theater shows.

The Edmonds Center for the Arts will present a streaming blues performance by actor Jeff Daniels on Jan. 15. (jeffdaniels.com)
Photos from The Herald’s top 10 business stories in 2020. (Herald staff and submitted)

Coronavirus commerce: The baddest business stories of 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic touched every aspect of the economy in the U.S., state and Snohomish County.

Photos from The Herald’s top 10 business stories in 2020. (Herald staff and submitted)

Heavy rainfall, landslide risk prompts Sounder cancellations

Sound Transit suspended commuter rail service between Everett and Seattle through the week.

The Mill Creek Mavericks 16U baseball team helped raise funds and food for the local food bank. (Mill Creek Baseball Club)

Mill Creek Food Bank find support from the baseball field

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The Mill Creek Mavericks 16U baseball team helped raise funds and food for the local food bank. (Mill Creek Baseball Club)

Everett apartment fire displaces six people

The second-floor apartment fire spread to a unit above and others were damaged by smoke and water.