Fake names, fake prescriptions — lots of codeine cough syrup

Online he went by Breadwinner Breadwinner. He’s charged with recruiting women for prescription fraud.

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EVENTS Reflections School of Dance performance Youth United presents “Celebrate Life” at 7:30 p.m. May 11 at Glacier Peak High School, 7401 144th Place SE,… Continue reading

Marie Grady (left to right), Johnny Wickerling, Kimberly Kelley and Jason Kelley, helped clean up a neighborhood playground in the South Forest Park area. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

A new beginning for a neighborhood park in Everett

Neighbors banded together to reclaim South Forest Park, removing truckloads of trash.

Marie Grady (left to right), Johnny Wickerling, Kimberly Kelley and Jason Kelley, helped clean up a neighborhood playground in the South Forest Park area. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Running wild: Healed from injuries, a bear roams free again

She suffered pelvic fractures in December. Wildlife officers released her in the Cascades this week.

Charges: Foster parent injured 4-month-old several times

“I thought I was going to kill him,” the man reportedly told a Lake Stevens police detective.

Mistrial called for man accused of forcing woman to overdose

The issue: A police officer testified that the suspect refused to speak after his arrest.

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OPPORTUNITY Big hair, beer can earrings The city of Lynnwood is holding a Big Hair Photo Contest to create art for a traffic signal box.… Continue reading

State commits $16M to clean former mill site of contaminants

The money will help Port of Everett prepare the South Terminal berth to serve larger cargo ships.

In state House, one historic era ends and another begins

Chopp is out as speaker. Lovick is in, and already dealing with next steps in two investigations.

Woman dies after car fire at Smokey Point I-5 rest stop

Two men heard a noise, saw flames and smoke, and ran to get her out.

Vintage DC-3 plane is bound for Europe on D-Day anniversary

The Historic Flight Foundation’s John Sessions is flying again after a serious crash last summer.

Club for board game ‘nerds’ of all ages forms in South Whidbey

“When you’re working on a computer all day, it’s nice to get off the screen.”

Inslee signs mandate for carbon-free electricity by 2045

All electricity sold in the state must come from sources like wind, solar, geothermal and hydropower.

  • May 8, 2019

Number of Snohomish County homeless continues to grow

The Point in Time survey counted 599 people sleeping in abandoned buildings, vehicles or on the street.

Following a training session Tuesday, Rachael Doniger, the Everett Fire Department’s public education coordinator, snaps a photo of firefighters and onlookers, including John Estie and William Vincent (second and third from left) with interest in the old Scout Shack, former home of Everett’s Troop 1. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

‘Scout Shack’ serves firefighters after Troop 1’s demise

Born in 1914, the Everett Boy Scout troop, founded by the Elks, didn’t have enough members.

Following a training session Tuesday, Rachael Doniger, the Everett Fire Department’s public education coordinator, snaps a photo of firefighters and onlookers, including John Estie and William Vincent (second and third from left) with interest in the old Scout Shack, former home of Everett’s Troop 1. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Man allegedly broke into homes after wrong-way chase on I-5

Deputies tried to stop the suspect, 25, for a possible DUI near Lynnwood early Tuesday morning.

EvCC and its new president agree to terms of 3-year contract

Daria Willis will be paid $241,000 annually and begin her tenure in July.

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EVENTS Story of Chief Seattle The Everett Public Library and Humanities Washington are hosting Duwamish historian David Buerge to tell the story of Chief Seattle.… Continue reading

Trial begins for man accused of fentanyl attack in Mukilteo

The key witness testified against her ex-boyfriend Tuesday, saying he made her overdose in 2018.

Boy Scouts settle sex-abuse lawsuit with Snohomish County man

He claims a coverup allowed the predator to keep abusing kids for years.

  • May 7, 2019