After a senator’s claim is debunked, a call for an apology

The GOP wants a Democratic senator held to account for accusations which an investigation found to be false.

 

Citizen Solutions is just suing so it can get paid

After gathering 400K signatures for I-1000, the firm says it is still owed $1.2M for its efforts.

 

The Grand Avenue Park Bridge is swinging into place

In meticulously sequenced set of steps the steel truss will be placed over W. Marine View and tracks.

 

Camano Island man home after heart attack on trail, rescue

Randy Belles felt a pain in his chest while hiking near Vesper Peak. He recounted his rescue by helicopter.

A “Home of the Falcons” painting still graces the bricks high on a wall at one end of the Everett Y’s 1920s gym. Long ago, the Falcons were YMCA basketball teams. From left Gael Gebow, Kristy Kentch and Zac Jagow, all Y staff members, look down on the vintage gymnasium from a wooden running track. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Celebrate Y’s past, ghost or no ghost, and usher in future

Contents of 1920 YMCA time capsule to be revealed before walk from downtown to new building on Colby.

A “Home of the Falcons” painting still graces the bricks high on a wall at one end of the Everett Y’s 1920s gym. Long ago, the Falcons were YMCA basketball teams. From left Gael Gebow, Kristy Kentch and Zac Jagow, all Y staff members, look down on the vintage gymnasium from a wooden running track. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Charge: Gambler cheated Mountlake Terrace casino out of $38K

A Renton man visited the casino 38 times in 40 days to cheat at High Card Flush, new charges say.

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EVENTS Historical museum anniversary The Lake Stevens Historical Museum is turning 30, and it is throwing a celebration. All are welcome to join the party… Continue reading

Sewer dispute spills into public in Lake Stevens

Local sewer commissioners accused Mayor John Spencer of stymieing a plan to save millions.

Work on assisted living center could start in early 2020

The building near Smokey Point would include a memory care wing. A public meeting is Tuesday.

Olushola Bolonduro recently started a goth social group called Dark Side of Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Calling all goths: Dark Side of Everett might be for you

A hospital tech has started a group for self-described misfits and outcasts who are into creepy things.

Olushola Bolonduro recently started a goth social group called Dark Side of Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Edmonds school leaders eyeing $600M bond measure for 2020

The package, which may be on February ballots, would build two new schools and replace three others.

Everett pastor who groomed, raped 14-year-old girl sentenced

He texted her for months before sexually assaulting her at the church, according to court records.

Fired Mill Creek spokesperson seeks $500,000 in damages

In a legal claim, Joni Kirk contends her firing was retaliation, but the city denies that.

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a member of the Snohomish County Climate Alliance and co-founder of… Continue reading

Residents asked: Is county water getting better or worse?

Only 27 percent of Snohomish County rivers and streams were in good health or better, a new program found.

Truck falls into Woods Creek after wooden bridge crumples

The driver was not injured when the bridge, just outside Monroe on private property, collapsed.

The nightly race to collect e-scooters in need of a charge

Juicers keep the battery powered vehicles moving on Everett’s streets.

Glacier Peak High School senior Ethan Kelly plays clarinet, helps with theater club and is in the marching band. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Band friends turned to family for this Glacier Peak senior

Ethan Kelly, 17, has played clarinet for years. After high school, he hopes to study sound design.

Glacier Peak High School senior Ethan Kelly plays clarinet, helps with theater club and is in the marching band. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

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EVENTS Marysville/Tulalip Salvation Army dinner The Marysville/Tulalip Salvation Army is hosting a fundraising dinner Thursday at the Grove Church, 4705 Grove St. in Marysville. The… Continue reading

Help shape state emergency plan for oil spills

The Department of Ecology will take comments on the Oil Spill Contingency Plan Tuesday in Everett.