Herald Staff

Local League of Women Voters a finalist for national award

The League of Women Voters of the United States has selected the League of Women Voters of Snohomish County as one of three Local League… Continue reading

Mariner alum is her Idaho district’s Teacher of the Year

Kim Dahlquist, a 1984 graduate of Mariner High School, was named the Twin Falls School District’s Teacher of the Year. Dahlquist has taught for 24… Continue reading

Marysville hands out WASA honors

The Marysville School District honored seven education advocates at an annual luncheon hosted by the Washington Association of School Administrators. The event gives school districts… Continue reading

Mukilteo hands out WASA honors

The Mukilteo School District honored several individuals and groups at an annual luncheon hosted by the Washington Association of School Administrators. The event gives school… Continue reading

Schwab: The Trumpist cult gets the ‘president’ they craved

They neither recognize nor care about how their leader is degrading our nation.

Sherwood Community Services lauds lawmaker for advocacy work

Lake Stevens-based nonprofit Sherwood Community Services on May 19 honored state Rep. Ruth Kagi, D-Shoreline, whose district includes Lynnwood and other portions of south Snohomish… Continue reading

Snohomish Garden Club awards grants, scholarships

The Snohomish Garden Club recently awarded grants totaling $3,000 to eight applicants for their 2018 projects. Grant recipients were Machias Elementary School, Emerson Elementary School,… Continue reading

Tillicum Kiwanis award scholarships to graduating seniors

The Snohomish Tillicum Kiwanis recently awarded scholarships to graduating seniors of the three Snohomish high schools. The winners were honored with a ceremony at a… Continue reading

The Herald’s 2018 All-Area boys soccer teams

First- and second-team selections with season bios for each player.

Armed Marysville man arrested after 4-hour police standoff

He was having an apparent mental health crisis on the sidewalk outside the Highlander Apartments.

Front Porch

EVENTS Playground celebration The Marysville School District cuts the ribbon on a new inclusive playground at 4 p.m. Monday at Kellogg Marsh Elementary School, 6325… Continue reading

Suicide-prevention resources online and by phone

It is better to ask someone if they are struggling with suicidal thoughts than to avoid the topic.

Everett Scholars honor inspiring teachers in annual awards

The Everett Public Schools Foundation recently announced the 2018 Superintendent’s Scholar Award winners in recognition of outstanding scholarship as well as inspirational teaching. To be… Continue reading

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

Granite Falls recognizes Success in Education Award winners

The Granite Falls School District on May 16 honored quarterly Success in Education Award winners. Granite Falls High School winners were Meckenzie Hagan and Remington… Continue reading

Horseshoe Grange scholarship goes to Snohomish alumna

The Washington State Grange has awarded a $1,000 Bear Creek-Horseshoe Grange Scholarship to Isabella Lierman, the daughter of Davie and Janelle Lierman. The family belongs… Continue reading

Shame on Google for treating the U.S. military as evil

The web giant seems to have switched from “Don’t Be Evil” to “Don’t Fight Evil.”

Snohomish alum graduates from Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Michaela Moorman graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Moorman is the daughter… Continue reading

Snohomish Kiwanis honor Students of the Quarter

The Kiwanis Club of Snohomish recently honored its Snohomish School District Students of the Quarter. Centennial Middle School: Jenna Sorenson, Sophie Christansen Valley View Middle… Continue reading

Snohomish woman honored for volunteer work at horse rescue

Snohomish resident Lillian Hinett has been named the Save a Forgotten Equine (SAFE) April Volunteer of the Month. She was selected for the honor largely… Continue reading