Scott North

Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office in pursuit of safety

A program called Below 100 has drawn national honors and has helped reduce accidents and injuries.

County, family settle over jail inmate’s death for $675,000

Marilyn Mowan’s death was ruled a suicide. Her estate claimed she received insufficient supervision.

‘Horrific’ child-porn case: Former Arlington man sentenced

Raymond Devore, arrested in 2015, had a cache of disturbing photos and video on his cellphone.

Man accused in Oso neighbors’ deaths to claim self defense

John Blaine Reed had a long-running dispute with Patrick Shunn and Monique Patenaude.

A young Edmonds student sympathized — so felon carjacked her

Christa Gleason, 26, was sentenced to seven years for the crime at Edmonds Community College.

Superior Court judge admits DUI on freeway

Prosecutors recommend a “standard” penalty for Marybeth Dingledy, who “is terribly sorry.”

The Spruce: A place of strength

An old spruce that stood when the mudslide hit was a living memorial to the resilience of Oso.

Officials: A kick ‘so hard’ to boy’s head likely killed him

A Marysville teen was kicked in the head after he tripped over a log during an Aug. 19 fight, a blow that investigators… Continue reading

Armed robbery yields prison term for Mountlake Terrace man

Frank Djoko got a second chance last year. The Mountlake Terrace man, 21, found himself accused of an armed robbery he insisted he… Continue reading

Everett mayor’s race may be won, or lost, in these precincts

A lot of voters in last month’s primary must now decide if they want Cassie Franklin or Judy Tuohy to be Everett’s next… Continue reading

Man allegedly uses BMX bike as weapon in north Everett fracas

A man is looking at a felony malicious mischief charge after he reportedly found a new role for the black BMX bicycle he… Continue reading

Mentally ill man sentenced 6 years for nearly killing man

A Bothell man who lives with mental illness will spend six years in prison, and potentially the rest of his life under court-ordered… Continue reading

Probe begins in death of stun-gunned inmate at Everett jail

An Everett-area man, 35, collapsed and died early Thursday while being booked into the Snohomish County Jail. Now, an investigation is under way… Continue reading

Manslaughter trial opens in death of infant girl

What happened to a 4-month-old girl’s brain and spine is the focus of a manslaughter trial that got under way Wednesday in Snohomish… Continue reading

Man charged with felony assault after stabbing at mall

A would-be customer’s rude behavior at a food court cafe Jan. 15, and his decision to reach for the knife in his pocket,… Continue reading

Bothell man, 65, charged with possession of child pornography

Timothy Dale O’Brien was having some trouble last summer at his job managing finances for a large construction company. Indeed, his performance reportedly… Continue reading

Everett teenager gets three years for heist, threat

An Everett teen was sentenced Monday to three years behind bars for robbing and threatening to kill a pharmacist. Mohamed Dukuly, 17, was… Continue reading

Police seek more info after 2 arrested in Everett shoot-out

A pair of young men arrested in connection with a shoot-out in Everett on Wednesday tried to convince police they were innocent targets… Continue reading

Prosecutor: Lake Stevens man forced officer to shoot him

The Feb. 9 police shooting death of a despondent man who was armed with a knife appears to be “another tragedy and… Continue reading

Two more charged in gang-related shooting in Everett

Two young men now are facing felony assault charges for their alleged roles in a gang-related May 29 shooting that left a 16-year-old… Continue reading