Underaged driver, dad to face charges in Marysville crash

Police: A boy, 14, was driving a SUV when it hit a bus stop, injuring a woman, 60, and a 1-year-old.

 

Gallery: Playing Bocce in the Special Olympics

Athletes took to Kasch Park for a Special Olympics Washington tournament in Everett.

 

Police: Woman arrested in Edmonds for alleged child luring

Bail set at $150,000 for the suspect, 59, who’s accused of trying to lure a child, 4, in Edmonds.

 

A message of unity at South Asian festival near Snohomish

The second annual event gave local South Asian communities a platform to showcase their cultures.

Edmonds Council OKs $3.7 million bond for downtown park

Over the years, the city has scraped together $8.8 million for the Civic Field redevelopment project.

Dog abduction gone bad sends two men to the county doghouse

The suspects allegedly tried to take the dog at knifepoint and threatened to kill the people at home.

Front Porch

HEADS UP Fair starts this week The Evergreen State Fair in Monroe starts Thursday and runs through Sept. 2. Doors are open 10 a.m. to… Continue reading

In general, the state Department of Transportation prefers to install roundabouts versus other intersection types. (WSDOT)

How and why an intersection gets redesigned in Washington

The most common question submitted to Street Smarts: How do I get a roundabout installed?

In general, the state Department of Transportation prefers to install roundabouts versus other intersection types. (WSDOT)

Way To Go

South County Firefighters Foundation gets $3,000

What can otters tell us about watershed pollution?

An Oregon professor spent a year on Whidbey studying river otters for insight into the environment.

Monroe man dead after motorcycle collides with vehicle on U.S. 2

The crash west of Fryelands Boulevard and Roosevelt Road closed the highway in Monroe.

Lying, spying and destroying evidence spur guardian reforms

Judges say court-appointed guardians broke the law to keep a child away from her troubled parents.

Classic car falls off trailer, crashes on I-5 in Everett

No one was injured by the loose 1967 Chevelle in the southbound lanes Sunday morning.

Everett repeat bank robber pleas guilty as fast as possible

James Kohlhepp, 46, was charged days ago with robbing a bank. At his first chance, he admitted guilt.

Chronicling the last years of a dying North Cascades glacier

For almost four decades, scientist Mauri Pelto has journeyed to measure the melting Columbia Glacier.

Layoffs and larger classes help Edmonds solve fiscal problem

School board approved plan that counts on spending cuts and reserves to erase a projected shortfall.

Sky River Rock Festival organizer Paul Dorpat (center with beard) at the 1968 Labor Day weekend event near Sultan. The La Conner author Tom Robbins is second from left at the event that drew big-name bands and thousands of people. (Courtesy Museum of Pop Culture)

Woodstock here? Not if county leaders in 1969 had their way

Hippies flocked to Sultan for Sky River Rock Festival in ’68. Today, big events come with regulations.

Sky River Rock Festival organizer Paul Dorpat (center with beard) at the 1968 Labor Day weekend event near Sultan. The La Conner author Tom Robbins is second from left at the event that drew big-name bands and thousands of people. (Courtesy Museum of Pop Culture)

Man dies after truck crashes at Boeing softball fields

A delivery truck hit the softball field fence, where a Special Olympics competition was taking place.

Gallery: Flying high during the Arlington Fly-in

Scenes from the Arlington Fly-in at Arlington Municipal Airport on Friday evening. (Kevin Clark / The Herald) Spectators at the Arlington Fly-in at Arlington Municipal… Continue reading

Aviation enthusiasts land in Arlington for the weekend

Hot air balloons glow and stunt planes soar at the 51st-annual Arlington Fly-In. It ends Sunday.