Kari Bray

Vote on Tuesday could be crucial for Lake Stevens project

The future of North Cove Park might hinge on whether voters approve a bond for a new library.

Three new hotels are rising in Marysville

The new businesses are expected to bring in money for local activities and festivals.

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                                Susan Ingram explains the process of setting gems during the Eagle Festival on Saturday morning in Arlington.

Volunteers help Arlington’s Eagle Festival take flight

Months of preparation go into the annual winter celebration of nature and community.

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                                Susan Ingram explains the process of setting gems during the Eagle Festival on Saturday morning in Arlington.

Issues that Matter series tackles mental health

The gatherings, which are put on by Sno-Isle Libraries, feature experts on each subject and draw large crowds.

Granite Falls plans veterans memorial at new grandstand

Most of the money is expected to be raised through the sale of legacy bricks for a walkway.

It’s like a Google Street View for the Stillaguamish River

FishViews offers virtual access to places on that and other rivers where people normally don’t go.

Questions about Everett schools’ $330 million bond vote?

Officials will field questions Tuesday about the bond, which would pay for a fourth high school.

Serving those who served

Ministry connects veterans, active duty military and their families to resources and to one another.

On Camano Island and in Stanwood, everyone has a story

A librarian is recording oral histories about the area, to be posted online.

Help plan the future of historic mining town Monte Cristo

The Forest Service wants input about the popular hiking destination off the Mountain Loop Highway.

Food stuffs for a local chapter of A Simple Gesture at Fitness Evolution, the communal pick-up point, in Arlington on Jan. 12. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

There’s an easier way to donate to food banks

Grab a green bag, fill it gradually with grocery items — and someone will pick it up from your home.

Food stuffs for a local chapter of A Simple Gesture at Fitness Evolution, the communal pick-up point, in Arlington on Jan. 12. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

With an immigrant’s help, kids reach out to Filipino children

Marysville students drew and sent portraits. Thanks to a video, they got to see the reaction.

Their grown children died, but state law won’t let them sue

Families are seeking a change in the state’s limiting wrongful-death law.

Shock from WSU suicide ripples through Snohomish County

Roughly 1 in 10 seniors, sophomores and 8th-graders said they had attempted to take their own lives.

Darrington School Board dealing with upheavals

The crux of the controversy seems to be the superintendent’s job.

Philanthropist Floyd Jones dies at 90

Among the couple’s gifts was $10 million toward the construction of the Stanwood-Camano YMCA.

Cavelero students are top in state for Microsoft testing

These tests are industry standards that are expected of adults in workplaces around the country.

Upgrades planned for newly acquired park in Lake Stevens

The city will spend $180,000 on improvements to the former privately held Frontier Heights Park.