Melissa Slager

Snohomish High senior is cherishing all the moments

Emma Lande has a new appreciation for life as she battles Hodgkins lymphoma.

Navigating roundabouts 101

Richard Springer, formerly of Mill Creek, still subscribes to The Daily Herald from Chelan and keeps up on Street Smarts. (Clearly, he is a model… Continue reading

Spring break plans taking you on Highway 20? Plan for delays

A double-roundabout project will impact holiday traffic to Anacortes ferry, Whidbey Island

NOPEYEP, YEPNOPE: We love our personalized license plates

Street Smarts asked you to send in vanity plate finds, and readers did not disappoint.

The rules: You can’t put just anything on your vanity plate

The state keeps a “banned list” of character combinations that will automatically be denied.

Failing embankment on Marine Drive awaiting permanent fix

In the meantime, a 20 mph speed limit is in effect at the spot south of Norman Road.

New 116th interchange enters final phase

The Tulalip-led project will ease backups at the I-5 overpass.

R U testing RUC?

The state has started its pilot of pay-per-mile taxes.

Does daylight saving bring more traffic crashes?

Studies differ, but either way it’s good to be mindful of drowsy driving.

Ba-boom to ahhh … Trestle to be repaved this summer

The westbound span has shown significant wear and tear since it was last repaved in 2002.

Clubs & Interests

Women’s Groups Causes, Senior Socials

Clubs & Interests

Hobbies, Out & About

Busy Jackson High student hears entrepreneurship calling

The competitive dancer keeps an active schedule of school, dance and work to feel highly productive.

Rules are rules: No additions to make it harder to break them

You just can’t cut straight across Highway 9’s four lanes onto South Lake Stevens Road.

Sticky solution for graffiti targets

Some people get confused by blank crosswalk buttons.

Jonathan Townsend paddles to the shore towing Kimberly Kaminski Wednesday afternoon at Silver Lake in Everett on July 12, 2017. (Kevin Clark / Herald file)

A sidewalk to Silver Lake is low on the to-do list

But other higher-need safety projects take priority.

Jonathan Townsend paddles to the shore towing Kimberly Kaminski Wednesday afternoon at Silver Lake in Everett on July 12, 2017. (Kevin Clark / Herald file)

Snowplows get rid of more than snow

Road reflectors sometimes disappear and won’t be replaced until summer.

Left something on a bus? How to get it back

Bicycles, phones, umbrellas, glasses and IDs are the most common items.

Heritage High School senior Kimberly Smoley, is now a cheerleader, plays volleyball, and is on ASB. She’s studying cosmetology through Running Start. Shot on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018 in Tulalip Reservation, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Thinking positively: ‘I want to be the best of the best’

Heritage High senior Kimberly Smoley plans a career in dermatology.

Heritage High School senior Kimberly Smoley, is now a cheerleader, plays volleyball, and is on ASB. She’s studying cosmetology through Running Start. Shot on Monday, Jan. 22, 2018 in Tulalip Reservation, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Clubs & Interests

History, Genealogy, Lodges, Senior Games