Sheriff’s deputies sued in fatal shooting of Stanwood man

Snohomish County deputies shot Adam Jensen in his home. They said he lunged at them with a handsaw.

Light rail’s Lynnwood Link inches forward, with massive beams

The massive columns and girders that will hold the track are popping up along I-5.

Everett company faces $230,000 fine for safety violations

State inspectors allege that Chilos Builders exposed workers to hazards at area construction sites.

Smoke smothers Washington; Downey fire grows to 1,000 acres

A plume of Oregon smoke blanketed Washington on Friday. Near Darrington, a local wildfire erupted.

Affordable housing project takes top honors for green design

HopeWorks Station in Everett earned the highest LEED rating for energy-saving and eco-friendly features.

Unemployment system overwhelmed by users and new claims

The state Employment Security Department couldn’t process all the new information, leaving users frustrated.

Wildfire smoke to ‘get worse from here’ as plume moves north

Smoke from Oregon and California arrived Thursday night. Meanwhile, a smaller fire burns east of Darrington.

Marysville hires new police chief, who comes from Redmond

Erik Scairpon is taking over Sept. 21, about a year after former Chief Rick Smith retired.

Snohomish County Sheriff Adam Fortney (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

State Supreme Court clears way for 2nd Fortney recall bid

Justices say the sheriff’s rehiring of deputies fired for misconduct can be included on petitions.

Snohomish County Sheriff Adam Fortney (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Set example for adults, Ruby Bridges tells new school’s kids

As a girl, she broke down a racial barrier. An elementary in the Northshore district is named in her honor.

Man killed by train near Edmonds was 31 and from Seattle

The Snohomish County Medical Examiner said Timmy Givan died of blunt force injuries.

BASE jumper who died at Baring Mountain identified

Jeremiah R. Manners, 23, of Bradley Beach, New Jersey, was seen hitting the side of a mountain.

Police: Co-workers’ argument led to stabbing, serious injury

A 21-year-old man suffered life-threatening injuries, and a 19-year-old man was arrested.

Bainbridge Island climber’s body recovered near Glacier Peak

Search-and-rescue crews set up a rope system and lowered a rescue technician to reach the man, who was 26.

Suspects flee after shooting near Lynnwood, 1 dies in crash

Detectives found at least 40 shots had been fired at an apartment complex. One suspect got away.

EvCC group’s Empowerment Lunch connects community virtually

The event was the first for EvCC’s American Association for Women at Community Colleges chapter.

Wildfire smoke could linger through early next week

Fires continue to blaze in eastern Washington, sending smoke and unhealthy air to Puget Sound.

Edmonds man, 20, charged with arson during Seattle protest

He’s accused of tossing Molotov cocktails at two police vehicles during a May demonstration.

2 Snohomish County men die in crash near Moses Lake

The Grant County Sheriff’s Office is investigating Saturday’s head-on collision of off-road vehicles.

Officials say stay inside: Unhealthy air through Wednesday

A new batch of wildfire smoke from the east was expected to arrive over Puget Sound.