Isabella Breda

Amanda Brown, a senior at Darrington High School, will be attending WSU in the fall as the first person in her family to attend college. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Amanda Brown loves science, her hometown and her chickens

This Darrington grad is a first-generation college student who will always remember her roots.

 

Arnav Sood, senior ASB president at Henry M. Jackson High School, on Thursday, April 22, 2021 in Mill Creek, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Arnav Sood pushed hard to include others, even in a pandemic

The Jackson High student body president led his peers through uncertain times.

 

Esco Bell (City of Marysville)

Marysville has a new public works director after long search

Esco Bell brings more than two decades of experience in the field to his new post.

 

Rick Steves has supported a number of local projects with donations of $1 million or more.  (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Travel guru Rick Steves will be Edmonds parade grand marshal

The Edmonds Chamber was finally able to honor the native son now that the pandemic is keeping him home.

Rick Steves has supported a number of local projects with donations of $1 million or more.  (Dan Bates / The Herald)
Cliff and Rosemary Bailey have worked out an agreement that will forever preserve their 270-acre, 103-year-old farm for the purpose of agriculture. (Dan Bates/The Herald) Photo take June 25, 2016

Snohomish farmer and civic leader Cliff Bailey dies at 94

He is remembered as an elected public servant and a tireless advocate for farmland preservation.

Cliff and Rosemary Bailey have worked out an agreement that will forever preserve their 270-acre, 103-year-old farm for the purpose of agriculture. (Dan Bates/The Herald) Photo take June 25, 2016