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SnoCoWork.com is free for local companies and job seekers. (Snohomish County)

Snohomish County launches job search site with local focus

SnoCoWork.com is a free resource for area businesses and residents seeking work during the pandemic.

SnoCoWork.com is free for local companies and job seekers. (Snohomish County)
Jennifer Carlson, left to right, Jim Staniford and Katherine Stipech put together cheeseburger and potato salad meals for the Everett Gospel Mission on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

10 days, 3,000 meals: Everett cafe steps in to feed homeless

The Everett Gospel Mission couldn’t serve food due to an outbreak. So the mission called Vintage Cafe.

Jennifer Carlson, left to right, Jim Staniford and Katherine Stipech put together cheeseburger and potato salad meals for the Everett Gospel Mission on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Bothell area subdivision proposal sparks watershed concerns

Critics say Ironwood echoes Frognal Estates. County staff say the plans are environmentally sound.

State probe busts 5 for graffiti along highways, interstate

Troopers recommended that county prosecutors charge the men with 52 counts of malicious mischief.

Mill Creek fills another key position: finance director

Jeff Balentine left after budget season. Laurel Gimzo comes from Ottawa, Kansas, to replace him.

Everett Gospel Mission. (Sue Misao / Herald file)

Everett shelters grapple with dozens of virus cases, 1 death

Many patients have recovered after outbreaks at the Everett Gospel Mission and Carnegie Building shelter.

Everett Gospel Mission. (Sue Misao / Herald file)
Ric Ilgenfritz, CEO of Community Transit. (Community Transit) 20201210

Community Transit picks a CEO with regional experience

Ric Ilgenfritz starts Jan. 11. He has worked on Lynnwood Link and other Sound Transit projects.

Ric Ilgenfritz, CEO of Community Transit. (Community Transit) 20201210
Jack Travis gets help packing up his tent at the Rucker Avenue homeless camp on Thursday, July 9, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

$4.3 million grant to fund Everett shelter, ‘pallet’ project

90 more spots for homeless people could make a dent in the area’s shortage of more than 500 beds.

Jack Travis gets help packing up his tent at the Rucker Avenue homeless camp on Thursday, July 9, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Dr. Amit Singh is the new president of Edmonds Community College. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Parking reprieve didn’t break ethics law, college leader says

A state board found the Edmonds College president sought special privileges. He claims he was doing his job.

Dr. Amit Singh is the new president of Edmonds Community College. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
The last of two cranes is slowly moved into its final position on the Port of Everett's South Terminal on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Everett coffee heirs get $590K over crane color, ending saga

The Port of Everett promised to paint two giant green cranes blue, then didn’t. The Bargreens took issue.

The last of two cranes is slowly moved into its final position on the Port of Everett's South Terminal on Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

More deadlines loom for local small-business grant programs

Those in Everett and Stanwood must apply by Monday. Monroe and other cities are giving more time.

Local economic relief programs to get $4.5 million infusion

The new cash will go to small businesses via city grant programs and Economic Alliance Snohomish County.

The Point Wells industrial area next to Woodway, where a developer proposes to build more than 3,000 condos. (BSRE Point Wells)

Point Wells plan should abide stricter rules, critics say

Landslide hazard regulations drew scrutiny at a public meeting this week on BSRE’s longtime proposal.

The Point Wells industrial area next to Woodway, where a developer proposes to build more than 3,000 condos. (BSRE Point Wells)

Facing enormous need, county grapples with critical deadline

Council members say residents are struggling now as they weigh saving money for 2021 relief efforts.

Snohomish County campus in Everett. (Sue Misao / Herald file)

County OKs budget, with fraction to focus on people of color

The Council voted 4-1 on the spending plan. Dunn, opposed, said it didn’t meet community demands.

Snohomish County campus in Everett. (Sue Misao / Herald file)
This image shows the slope height above the north end of the Point Wells site. (Snohomish County GIS)

Point Wells plan still not up to code, county tells examiner

BSRE says it’s solved key problems with its high-rise condo pitch. The hearing continues on Thursday.

This image shows the slope height above the north end of the Point Wells site. (Snohomish County GIS)
Elton Davis Sr., Jordan Jeffries and Chris Anderson have started an initiative, coined “Cops and Barbers,” is meant to foster honest conversations about race and policing between Black residents and Snohomish County sheriff’s deputies.  on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Black activists, sheriff partner to spur talks on race

The group plans to bring people of color and deputies together at barber shops to build trust.

Elton Davis Sr., Jordan Jeffries and Chris Anderson have started an initiative, coined “Cops and Barbers,” is meant to foster honest conversations about race and policing between Black residents and Snohomish County sheriff’s deputies.  on Thursday, Nov. 5, 2020 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Even with cuts, county budget makes room for social justice

The Snohomish County Council is scheduled to pass a 2021 spending plan on Tuesday.

2 dead after car slams into piling beneath U.S. 2 trestle

The victims, 20-year-old and a 40-year old from Snohomish, haven’t been publicly identified.

Top (L-R): Suzan DelBene, Rick Larsen. Bottom (L-R): Jay Inslee, Patty Murray.

Politicians react to Biden’s win after days of uncertainty

Democratic lawmakers applauded the new president-elect and Kamala Harris, who made history.

Top (L-R): Suzan DelBene, Rick Larsen. Bottom (L-R): Jay Inslee, Patty Murray.