Noah Haglund

Paine Field neighbors clash over security risks

A legal fight between a corporate hangar and a historic aircraft museum led to soaring costs.

 

Lidar imagery enables geologists to accurately identify landslides, such as the area around the Highway 530 Oso landslide. In this area, lidar data show prehistoric landslides in beige along the North Fork Stillaguamish River. The darker-shaded outlined area is the extent of the March 2014 Oso landslide. (Daniel Coe / Washington State Department of Natural Resources)

Congress considers new program to pinpoint landslide risks

Rep. DelBene hopes 3-D maps will allow scientists to identify the next disaster before it happens.

 

Political change — changes? — coming to Edmonds

The mayor won’t seek re-election this fall, when four of seven city council seats are on the ballot.

 

Lake Stevens Mayor John Spencer won’t seek re-election

Spencer is endorsing City Councilman Kurt Hilt in this year’s mayoral election.

Part of Mukilteo triple-murder wrongful death suit dismissed

The estate of one of the 19-year-old victims had sought damages from the couple who owned the house.

All set: Cascade volleyball player looks to study medicine

Avery Riggs loves chemistry and plans to attend a conference in June for future medical leaders.

State plugs away at mapping landslide-prone areas

The DNR wants to study the area around the Oso slide and similar terrain across the state.

Clouds and rain could give way to lowland snow on Sunday

National Weather Service: “We’re a little overdue for a shot of winter.”

Plans submitted to close old Everett dump for subdivision

Snohomish County is considering permits for the work to formally close the dormant Go-East landfill.

Snohomish County assessor to seek second term

Linda Hjelle is one of several candidates to make early plans for countywide contests this year.

Snohomish County sues opioid manufacturer, distributors

The County Council voted Monday to authorize a lawsuit against corporations and medical providers.

2 Boeing tankers fly away to Kansas and Air Force service

They are the first of a planned fleet of 179 Everett-built KC-46 Pegasus airplanes.

A construction worker walks by houses under construction in Lake Stevens in 2017. (Herald file)

Property taxes ease for most in 2019

Bills could rise in coming years as school levies creep up.

A construction worker walks by houses under construction in Lake Stevens in 2017. (Herald file)

County allows developers to grade up to property lines

Developers supported the change, but opponents said it could put neighboring properties at risk.

Bob Stowe (City of Mill Creek)

Domestic charges dropped against interim Mill Creek manager

Bob Stowe remains the city’s top administrator until the City Council chooses a permanent replacement.

Bob Stowe (City of Mill Creek)

County harassment trainer let go after harassment complaints

The county determined that he made improper remarks as he led training sessions on proper behavior.

Sitting in the gallery, Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Roe listens to opening statements in a trial in Snohomish County Superior Court in 2012. (Mark Mulligan / Herald file)

Ex-prosecutor was vulgar and unfair, claim alleges

A man who helped run Prosecutor Mark Roe’s office says he suffered age and gender discrimination.

Sitting in the gallery, Snohomish County Prosecuting Attorney Mark Roe listens to opening statements in a trial in Snohomish County Superior Court in 2012. (Mark Mulligan / Herald file)

To prep for light rail, Mountlake Terrace parking to change

A vacant supermarket site will provide more spaces during construction at the Transit Center.

Forest ranger’s retirement is blocked by border-wall standoff

While waiting for separation papers to be processed, “I’m trying to stay non-political as best I can.”

A stunning show of Snohomish County Council bipartisanship

The council has appointed a Republican vice chairman. But not every Democrat is on board.