A sex offender challenges the state to define pornography

And the state Supreme Court agrees that a condition for his probation is “unconstitutionally vague.”

Clinton Oakland looks on as his wife, Jackie Oakland, gathers trash after their Pokemon Go Raid Battles Saturday morning at Osprey Park in Sultan on May 5, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Pokemon Go players cleaned up Sultan park where they gather

It’s so clean now, there’s not as much to do, so they’re planning to take on Main Street, too.

Clinton Oakland looks on as his wife, Jackie Oakland, gathers trash after their Pokemon Go Raid Battles Saturday morning at Osprey Park in Sultan on May 5, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Snohomish’s Janette Huskie, who worked two years as a Buckingham Palace housemaid and met the future Princess Diana, gets out her scrapbook of memories and talks about Saturday’s royal wedding. (Dan Bates / The Herald)
Snohomish’s Janette Huskie, who worked two years as a Buckingham Palace housemaid and met the future Princess Diana, gets out her scrapbook of memories and talks about Saturday’s royal wedding. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

County sues to halt ‘egregious’ damage to wetland and stream

The owners developing the land near Paine Field allegedly ignored multiple stop-work orders.

Maltby warehouse envisioned as a soil-less marijuana grow op

The operation would be one of the largest indoor cannabis farms in Snohomish County.

This serious I-5 crash at a work zone serves as a warning

A semi truck was following too close, the State Patrol said, which is a dangerous practice anywhere.

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HEADS UP Barns sought for quilt trail A Stillaguamish Valley Barn Quilt Trail is in the works. It would feature wooden or metal quilt squares… Continue reading

Man shot on Evergreen Way in Everett; suspect arrested

A school was locked down while police searched, and the alleged shooter was apprehended on the grounds.

Point Wells developer argues for more time to refine plans

County planners have asked hearing examiner Peter Camp to deny the builder, saying time’s expired.

House fire displaces three in Marysville

Firefighters believe the flames started in the garage and spread to the attic.

Island Transit considering charging bus fares

The agency plans public meetings to present information about the proposal and receive comments.

Summit looks for ideas to draw tourists and their dollars

Snohomish County is investing more than $1.4 million to attract them, a county councilman said.

Killer of child here in 2009 dies in Walla Walla prison

An autopsy is planned for James Douglas Fryberg, 29, of Tulalip, who was convicted of manslaughter.

Overnight work could slow traffic on Highway 522 this summer

Two weekend closures in late July and early August will mean a 24-mile detour for eastbound drivers.

Cloaked in ice, Snohomish County’s volcano is a future danger

The U.S. Geological Survey says Glacier Peak poses a “very high threat” and needs better monitoring.

Neighbor: John Reed showed up in Oso shortly before slayings

He is accused of killing Monique Patenaude and Patrick Shunn, with whom he had a property dispute.

Postage paid: Election ballots won’t need stamps this year

The governor and the secretary of state have found a way to cover the cost statewide — in 2018, anyway.

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EVENTS Yoga for kids Children are invited to learn some fun and relaxing yoga poses during a free program 2 p.m. Saturday at the Mukilteo… Continue reading

Expect loud noise and flashing lights at the Naval Station

Wednesday will be a day of training exercises.

Motorcyclist injured in collision with turning SUV

Injuries to the rider, a 47-year-old man, were not life-threatening, according to Everett police.