Granite Falls honors Success in Education winners

The Granite Falls School District recently honored its first quarter Success in Education award winners, honoring students who “show an understanding of the importance of… Continue reading

Santa plans Everett visit for kids with autism, sensitivity

Imagine Children’s Museum will host a holiday event for children sensitive to light, noise or crowds.

The Seahawks’ NFL Hall of Fame Fan, Patti Hammond, as “Mama Blue” (left), joins up with Suzanne Perkins Newman, who founded 12 Days of Goodness. The program brings former Seahawk players together with elders at senior centers and retirement communities. (Contributed Photo)

Superfans, seniors and former Seahawks to party in Mukilteo

12 Days of Goodness is a program bringing together local elders with Hawks players from the past.

The Seahawks’ NFL Hall of Fame Fan, Patti Hammond, as “Mama Blue” (left), joins up with Suzanne Perkins Newman, who founded 12 Days of Goodness. The program brings former Seahawk players together with elders at senior centers and retirement communities. (Contributed Photo)

Homage Senior Services consolidates at a prominent location

The Lynnwood-based nonprofit helps with meals, transportation and other vital needs.

Meet Tambark Creek. Everett has a new kid on the block

The school district’s 18th elementary campus is scheduled to open in the fall of 2019.

Faith Calendar for Dec. 8 to 22, 2018

EVENTS Bazaar, Lake Stevens: A Holiday Craft and Bake Sale runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Dec. 8 at Ebenezer Lutheran Church, 2111 117th Ave.… Continue reading

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Mill Creek makes budget choices The Mill Creek City Council passed a two-year budget Tuesday that balances more than $28 million in operating expenses without… Continue reading

One of Lynnwood’s busiest roads is 196th Street SW. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Lynnwood keeps $40 car tab fees to fund roads, sidewalks

The fees for a vehicle in Lynnwood, including those from the state and Sound Transit, run roughly $150-$475.

One of Lynnwood’s busiest roads is 196th Street SW. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Rotary Clubs honor Edmonds district teacher, students

Alderwood Middle School science teacher Jodi Salenski was the Rotary Club of Alderwood-Terrace November Educator of the Month. “She is a calming and welcoming presence… Continue reading

Tulalip casino security guard charged with on-duty sex crime

The guard, 28, who served in the Marines, is accused of sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman.

Workers began clearing month for the long-contested Frognal Estates development near Picnic Point. Neighbors and environmental groups oppose the 112-home subdivision, which they say poses risks to a salmon-bearing stream and could increase the chance of landslides. (Noah Haglund / Herald file)

Judge halts work at Frognal housing development, for now

A group is fighting in court to overturn logging and grading approvals for the subdivision near Mukilteo.

Workers began clearing month for the long-contested Frognal Estates development near Picnic Point. Neighbors and environmental groups oppose the 112-home subdivision, which they say poses risks to a salmon-bearing stream and could increase the chance of landslides. (Noah Haglund / Herald file)
Mayume Carelli’s home is filled with faces of people she loves. Her dad, Dan Varnell (center) was murdered by Gail Brashear in 1996. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Court orders state to release Snohomish County killer

Gail Brashear was 15 when she stabbed a man to death near Granite Falls.

Mayume Carelli’s home is filled with faces of people she loves. Her dad, Dan Varnell (center) was murdered by Gail Brashear in 1996. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Mukilteo mayor’s spending practices are the $40,000 question

City Council moves to hire law firm to review Jennifer Gregerson’s payments on contracts.

A man was arrested Wednesday after a hit-and-run crash in Edmonds on Monday. (Edmonds Police Department)

Man accused of Edmonds hit-and-run has history of DUIs

The suspect was allegedly drinking at an arcade shortly before he crashed into another car.

A man was arrested Wednesday after a hit-and-run crash in Edmonds on Monday. (Edmonds Police Department)
Ralph Lower, a World War II and Air Force veteran, died Nov. 24 at age 99. The longtime Everett man was already in flight training in California on Dec. 7, 1941, when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. He flew 52 bombing missions in a B-25, largely in North Africa.

With his future shaped by Pearl Harbor, he flew 52 missions

Longtime Everett man Ralph Lower, who died at 99, was a proud World War II veteran and avid boater.

Ralph Lower, a World War II and Air Force veteran, died Nov. 24 at age 99. The longtime Everett man was already in flight training in California on Dec. 7, 1941, when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor. He flew 52 bombing missions in a B-25, largely in North Africa.

Arlington Rotary honors students for making a difference

Three outstanding middle and high school students were recognized Nov. 29 by the Rotary Club of Arlington for making a difference in their respective schools.… Continue reading

Colleges honor first-generation students

Edmonds Community College and Central Washington University-Lynnwood joined Nov. 5-9 to celebrate an inaugural First-Generation College Student Week. A declaration acknowledged students who are the… Continue reading

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EVENTS Navy band plays holiday music All are invited to a concert by Navy Band Northwest at 7 p.m. on Tuesday at the Village Theatre,… Continue reading

Fugitive Watch

The state Department of Corrections’ Everett office has felony warrants for the following offenders. If you have information about them, call police or… Continue reading

Unchained Brotherhood are clean-and-sober bikers with heart

After collecting turkeys for the Everett Gospel Mission, the motorcycle club will collect donated toys.