Snohomish County Sheriff Adam Fortney during an interview June 17, 2020. (Sue Misao / Herald file)

State Supreme Court’s ruling on Fortney recall was 6-3 split

Justices issued a ruling Thursday explaining why they allowed three charges in the recall, as well as a dissent.

Snohomish County Sheriff Adam Fortney during an interview June 17, 2020. (Sue Misao / Herald file)
Project Roxy is a proposed 2.8 million square foot distribution center that would be built on a 75-acre parcel at the Cascade Industrial Center. The rendering depicts the proposed project at 4620 172nd Street in Arlington from a northwest perspective.

Arlington leaders won’t say if Amazon is behind huge project

Officials say they’re under a non-disclosure pact until permits are issued for a five-story, $355 million project.

Project Roxy is a proposed 2.8 million square foot distribution center that would be built on a 75-acre parcel at the Cascade Industrial Center. The rendering depicts the proposed project at 4620 172nd Street in Arlington from a northwest perspective.
Dominic Wilson, one of the two teen suspects charged as adults in the murder of Andre Hofland, appears over video at his arraignment at the Snohomish County Courthouse on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Teens charged as adults in Marysville killing; 1 posts bail

Both defendants, 16 and 17, are now accused of first-degree murder in the shooting of Andre Hofland.

Dominic Wilson, one of the two teen suspects charged as adults in the murder of Andre Hofland, appears over video at his arraignment at the Snohomish County Courthouse on Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
People line up for COVID-19 vaccinations at Paine Field in Everett. (Snohomish County Emergency Coordination Center)

Drive-thru vaccination clinics open in Everett and Lynnwood

More sites are planned as Snohomish County gets closer to broadening who is eligible for a shot.

People line up for COVID-19 vaccinations at Paine Field in Everett. (Snohomish County Emergency Coordination Center)

Drive-thru vaccine site opens at Evergreen State Fairgrounds

It’s the third drive-thru clinic to open in the county, joining others in Everett and Lynnwood.

Park rangers searching for Everett man whose car was found

He is believed to be in possession of a firearm and traveling with a small, white Blue Heeler-type dog.

Snohomish Delivers concierge Sarah Dylan Jensen picks up tea from Everything Tea on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2020 in Snohomish, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

A Snohomish service brings goods from the store to your door

Developed by the city, Snohomish Delivers encourages online shoppers to look local. And it’s free.

Snohomish Delivers concierge Sarah Dylan Jensen picks up tea from Everything Tea on Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2020 in Snohomish, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
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Lawless won’t seek permanent police chief job in Edmonds

The interim chief says the city needs to move on from the controversy of last year’s hiring process.

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Data privacy, home grows and a push for COVID reopening

Here’s what’s happening on Day 5 of the 2021 session of the Washington Legislature.

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Kirubel Weldeyes reunites with his family at Naval Station Everett Jan. 14, 2021. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ethan J. Soto)

USS Ralph Johnson returns to Everett after maiden deployment

The ship helped seize more than 2,000 pounds of narcotics in its nine-month journey.

Kirubel Weldeyes reunites with his family at Naval Station Everett Jan. 14, 2021. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ethan J. Soto)

Man expected to survive shooting at Everett bus stop

Everett police arrested a suspect around 3 a.m. Thursday off Airport Road.

Snohomish County PUD crews cut a fallen tree near Monroe early Wednesday morning after strong winds caused widespread power outages. (Snohomish County PUD)

Strong winds knock out power across Snohomish County, Camano

At least two school districts canceled classes as thousands woke up without power after storm.

Snohomish County PUD crews cut a fallen tree near Monroe early Wednesday morning after strong winds caused widespread power outages. (Snohomish County PUD)
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., displays the signed article of impeachment against President Donald Trump in an engrossment ceremony before transmission to the Senate for trial on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Trump impeached after Capitol riot in historic second charge

Ten Republicans fled the president, joining Democrats who said he needed to be held accountable.

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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., displays the signed article of impeachment against President Donald Trump in an engrossment ceremony before transmission to the Senate for trial on Capitol Hill, in Washington, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2021. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
In this image from video, Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash., speaks as the House debates the objection to confirm the Electoral College vote from Pennsylvania, at the U.S. Capitol early Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. (House Television via AP)

Washington lawmakers explain why they voted to impeach Trump

Nine of Washington’s 10 U.S. representatives supported impeachment. Cathy McMorris Rodgers voted no.

In this image from video, Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler, R-Wash., speaks as the House debates the objection to confirm the Electoral College vote from Pennsylvania, at the U.S. Capitol early Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021. (House Television via AP)
Jay Inslee takes the oath of office for his third term as governor. (Governor Jay Inslee)

Governor Inslee: We are going forward toward a ‘new normal’

At the start of an historic third term, the governor is charting a course out of the pandemic.

Jay Inslee takes the oath of office for his third term as governor. (Governor Jay Inslee)
The Everett Music Initiative team, (from left) Ryan Crowther, Nate Feaster and Michael Hannon. (Everett Music Initiative)

A step toward keeping music alive in the pandemic, beyond

With Snohomish County Music Project as fiscal sponsor, Fisherman’s festival group can get donations.

The Everett Music Initiative team, (from left) Ryan Crowther, Nate Feaster and Michael Hannon. (Everett Music Initiative)
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With inaugural address, Inslee embarks on a rare third term

Here’s what’s happening on Day 3 of the 2021 session of the Washington Legislature.

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Heavy rainfall, landslide risk prompts Sounder cancellations

Sound Transit suspended commuter rail service between Everett and Seattle through the week.

FILE - In this July 29, 2020 file photo, Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., speaks during a House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust on Capitol Hill in Washington. A second Democratic member of the House who was forced to go into lockdown during last week’s violent protest has tested positive for COVID-19. Rep. Pramila Jayapal of Washington says she has tested positive. She criticized Republican members of Congress who declined to wear a mask when it was offered to them. (Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP, File)

Jayapal tests positive for COVID following Capitol lockdown

The congresswoman says she spent hours in secured room where several GOP lawmakers did not wear masks.

FILE - In this July 29, 2020 file photo, Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., speaks during a House Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust on Capitol Hill in Washington. A second Democratic member of the House who was forced to go into lockdown during last week’s violent protest has tested positive for COVID-19. Rep. Pramila Jayapal of Washington says she has tested positive. She criticized Republican members of Congress who declined to wear a mask when it was offered to them. (Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP, File)
A car drives through a flooded street in Lynnwood, Wash., after a rainstorm Monday, Jan. 4, 2021.  (Mike Siegel/The Seattle Times via AP)

‘Atmospheric river’ brings threat of floods, landslides

The WSDOT plans to do avalanche control over Stevens Pass early Tuesday and maybe Wednesday morning.

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A car drives through a flooded street in Lynnwood, Wash., after a rainstorm Monday, Jan. 4, 2021.  (Mike Siegel/The Seattle Times via AP)