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An Everett business park is getting a big new tenant: Amazon

The company will open a new distribution center at the Port of Everett’s Riverside Business Park.

 

Mill Creek University Book Store set to close in October

The CEO cited “a significant rental increase” as a factor in shuttering the Town Center location.

 

Spirit of St. Louis replica to make its first public flight

A replica of the plane that Charles Lindbergh flew will take off Sunday from the Arlington airport.

 

Everett Mall Sears to close by December, company says

It opened in 1969, pre-dating the mall. The closure had been rumored and was confirmed on Wednesday.

For a Bothell biotech firm, a new migraine drug is personal

The spouses of three Alder BioPharmaceuticals founders suffer from severe, chronic headaches.

Career event helps women ‘refresh, inspire, support, empower’

The local YWCA held its first training workshop last month in Edmonds.

On this noisy factory floor, deaf workers fit right in

Employees at Valence in Everett are learning sign language from their deaf co-workers.

It’s Labor Day, and unemployment here is at a 20-year low

Snohomish County’s jobless rate hasn’t been this low since 1999. And that’s good for job-seekers.

Ink on paper still rules at a 50-year Everett blueprint shop

“We’re not seeing guys in the field swinging a hammer and holding an iPad,” says the owner of Bill’s Blueprint.

Century-old Port of Everett names its first female CEO

Lisa Lefeber, now deputy executive director, will assume the top leadership post Oct. 16.

Rucker construction blues: ‘We’ve gotten used to the shaking’

Downtown Everett businesses cope with road closures, debris and the roar of the jackhammer.

Alaska Airlines to begin Everett-Spokane service on Nov. 4

To accommodate the schedule, the airline will reduce the number of daily departures to Los Angeles.

As his wife Heather looks on, John Norman gets a hug from his daughter Amber Nelson, and granddaughter Ashlee Nelson, right, after his replica of the Spirit of St. Louis flew for the first time from Arlington Municipal Airport on Sunday, July 28, 2019 in Arlington, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

This might be the best Spirit of St. Louis replica ever made

A plane like the one Charles Lindbergh flew across the Atlantic logged its first flight in Arlington.

As his wife Heather looks on, John Norman gets a hug from his daughter Amber Nelson, and granddaughter Ashlee Nelson, right, after his replica of the Spirit of St. Louis flew for the first time from Arlington Municipal Airport on Sunday, July 28, 2019 in Arlington, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Thanks to an Everett homecoming, better wine at Cafe Zippy

Jeff “Wick” Wicklund is back in town with a new wine bar and bottle shop inside the iconic restaurant.

An Everett truck company takes the lead in hiring veterans

State officials have honored Motor Trucks for giving veterans a chance — by giving them a job.

During 47-year career, this mechanic witnessed a revolution

Good riddance to carburetors, says Tim Dry. But high tech didn’t change everything about car maintenance.

Breaking bad? This new Everett pool hall can help your shot

Formerly in Seattle, Golden Fleece Billiards finds a new sweet spot in downtown Everett.

Three candidates vie for the Port of Everett District 1 seat

Two will move on to the November general election after Tuesday’s primary.

Here’s a daring recipe: Quit your job and buy a food truck

A Lake Stevens mom and daughter opened a puff-pastry business and hit the road. So far, yum!

The county is looking for new ways to promote itself

It could be cutting ties with the Snohomish County Tourism Bureau as it goes to competitive bids.