Everett sketcher Elizabeth Person illustrates children’s book

Known for her portraits of the city, the watercolorist turned to the San Juan Islands for the project.

 

Pete Cameron, general manager of Evergreen Funeral Home and Cemetery watches over View Crest Abbey Mausoleum, where some of his ancestors are entombed. The interior, with skylights and vast marble surfaces, is stunning. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

A soldier’s kin tell his story — and that of abbey mausoleum

Ownership is unclear for the final resting place of many Everett notables. Some died in World War II.

 

2 finalists chosen for Granite Falls schools superintendent

The public is invited to meet them Tuesday. A new leader is set to begin in July.

 

‘It doesn’t bring our son back,’ but they got lawmakers to act

They lost him in a fire, so a Sultan couple fought for a stricter smoke alarm law.

Apartments proposed near major Arlington intersection

The developer wants to build 206 units and retail space. It may be months before permits are issued.

Photos of the week

Herald image artists are up and down and all around Snohomish County.

Guy Palumbo quits state Senate to become lobbyist for Amazon

The first-term Democratic lawmaker from Maltby will be the company’s state director of public policy.

Boeing says decision on new airplane will come this year

With the 737 Max crisis far from over, there was speculation that a 797 decision might be delayed.

Nightmare on Main Street: Monroe restaurant vandalized

Nearly every culinary offering you could imagine was scattered across the floor at the downtown cafe.

Mukilteans speak up at ferry meeting: ‘We’re not a doormat’

Community forum with ferry officials draws people from both sides of the Sound.

Judge to ‘Barefoot Bandit’: You’ll finish serving your sentence

Colton Harris-Moore said supervision kept him from appearing on the History Channel show “Alone.”

Woman shot to death at Everett workplace; ex-husband arrested

The man was caught after a shootout with Everett police behind a Safeway near downtown.

Faith calendar

MEETINGS, CLASSES Kids club, Everett: Calvary Baptist Church holds an Awana Children’s Club, 6 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays during the school year. The free Bible… Continue reading

The renovated Carnegie Building in downtown Everett, as it looked in December. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Flood repairs at Everett Carnegie building top $270K

A faucet was left on for a weekend, damaging floors in the recently restored county building.

The renovated Carnegie Building in downtown Everett, as it looked in December. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Front Porch

HEADS UP Lake Roesiger Park shelter raising moved to Monday Watch the Timber Framers Guild and volunteers raise a park shelter at 9 a.m. Monday… Continue reading

‘We love Everett!’ A former Seattle business finds a new home

Displaced by big-city progress, Vintage Costumers brought its 40-year legacy north to Snohomish County.

Troy Rimstad’s replica 1934 Ford three-window coupe will be part of Cruzin’ to Colby, the annual celebration of vintage and specialty cars this weekend in downtown Everett. Rimstad’s street rod has a history — it once belonged to his friend’s dad. He remembers riding in it at car shows years ago. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Showy and special, street rod is ready for Cruzin’ to Colby

New at this weekend’s 20th annual event will be a beer garden and a display of vintage hydroplanes.

Troy Rimstad’s replica 1934 Ford three-window coupe will be part of Cruzin’ to Colby, the annual celebration of vintage and specialty cars this weekend in downtown Everett. Rimstad’s street rod has a history — it once belonged to his friend’s dad. He remembers riding in it at car shows years ago. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Death of man found in Everett storage unit called suspicious

An investigation is being conducted by the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.

As feared, Sound Transit to consider pricey Seattle tunnels

Snohomish County officials worry the underground segments could slow light rail’s arrival in Everett.

Eternal flame for those who have served soon to be lit again

The veteran’s memorial on the Snohomish County campus in Everett re-opened Thursday.