This week’s Herald Super Kid is senior Trevor LaFond at Leaders in Learning High School in Monroe. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Senior makes the most of ‘a better learning experience’

Trevor LaFond has left past struggles behind at Leaders in Learning High School in Monroe.

This week’s Herald Super Kid is senior Trevor LaFond at Leaders in Learning High School in Monroe. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Mukilteo paramedic helped save his former Little League coach

Neither recognized the other, as one supervised a 30-minute effort to restart the other’s heart.

At the conclusion of his talk, 95-year-old Dick Nelms, who flew 35 missions in B-17 bombers in World War II, tips his cap to appreciative fellow military pilots at the Stanwood Eagles Thursday. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Step into ‘a wonderful comradeship’ of military fliers

The Stanwood gathering recently hosted Dick Nelms, 95, who flew 35 missions into Germany during WWII.

At the conclusion of his talk, 95-year-old Dick Nelms, who flew 35 missions in B-17 bombers in World War II, tips his cap to appreciative fellow military pilots at the Stanwood Eagles Thursday. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Each day, school leaders eye students for potential threats

State lawmakers have established a work group to help identify possible mass-shooters.

Marysville superintendent stepping down amid high praise

Her decision follows a lengthy medical leave, which gave her a “renewed perspective” on life.

More townhomes could rise near center of Mountlake Terrace

New rules will allow 3-story buildings closer to businesses and the future light rail stop.

Herald photos of the week

The latest collection of top images by Herald photographers.

Filing ends and the campaigning begins

Twenty-nine people are throwing their hat in the ring against incumbent Democratic Sen. Maria Cantwell.

2 from Everett Fire Department helping with flood efforts

Water is expected to rise in Okanogan County until Sunday.

4th grade Everett inventor wins state competition

He’s headed to the national expo in Michigan.

Aquafest pageant names royalty

The Lake Stevens Miss Aquafest Pageant was held April 14 at the Everett Performing Arts Center. Eighteen girls, ages 5 to 18, competed for 11… Continue reading

Architects-in-training win

A team of four students from Henry M. Jackson High School in Mill Creek won second place in a nationwide Construction Industry Roundtable building design… Continue reading

Cascade High artist win’s superintendent’s award

Cascade artist wins contest A painting of “Kenny” by Cascade High School student Andrew Culver will go on permanent display at Everett School District offices.… Continue reading

EvCC builds BRIDGES and raises $9,200 for program

Everett Community College’s BRIDGES Transition Center raised over $9,200 for a transitional studies student emergency fund at a dinner held April 7. BRIDGES stands for… Continue reading

Local DECA teens come back with wins at world conference

Some local students returned with awards from the DECA International Career Development Conference, held April 21-24 in Atlanta, Georgia. Nearly 14,000 North American students took… Continue reading

Marysville mayor gives hearty thanks to school lunch ladies

Hearty thanks for lunch ladies Marysville Mayor Jon Nehring honored Renee Bigwarfe and Betty Wright as Volunteers of the Month at the April 23 Marysville… Continue reading

Rotary names Students of the Month

The South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary Club regularly names Students of the Month from local high schools. Recent honorees have included: Owen Cromwell, Kamiak, a gifted musician… Continue reading

UW Bothell professor honored for teaching

The award comes with a $5,000 honorarium.