Camano Island

Quilters bring warmth to Children’s Center

Members of the nonprofit Camano Island Quilters have prepared “comfort quilts” for local hospitals for over 20 years, and provide donations twice a year to… Continue reading

Tiny busker from Camano Island promotes animal welfare, veganism

Recognize this girl? She’s a pint-sized violinist busker. She plays her violin on sidewalks around the area, collecting money for animal causes. Jovee Holmes made… Continue reading

Camano fire district considering raising levy to pay for rising costs

Firefighters here have plans for the next decade but say they’ll need a bigger budget. Camano Island Fire and Rescue recently drafted… Continue reading

Slow and steady winning combination for New Year’s resolutions

For years, losing weight or getting healthy has topped millions of New Year’s resolution lists. And for years, they’ve proven to be challenging… Continue reading

Front Porch: Mountlake Terrace City Hall update

City Hall update: The city of Mountlake Terrace is accepting architectural bids for its new City Hall. Submissions are due Jan. 17. A ballot measure… Continue reading

Feds shut down flight-school fundraiser for ‘Barefoot Bandit’

A man who became known as the “Barefoot Bandit” during a teenage crime spree in stolen cars, boats and planes had his flight-school… Continue reading

Mother remains hospitalized in serious condition after deadly accident

A Camano Island woman remains in serious condition after a crash that killed her two children. Tanya Canell, 23, is in the intensive… Continue reading

2 children killed in fiery Camano crash; driver in hospital

A young mother’s minivan went off the road Tuesday morning, leaving her with serious injuries and killing two children. Tanya Canell, 23,… Continue reading

Seattle man dies from injuries in Camano Island crash

A 78-year-old Seattle man has died from injuries suffered in a Nov. 24 crash on Camano Island. Kenneth M. Vereb reportedly was… Continue reading

Front Porch: Candlelight remembrance

Victims remembered Victim Support Services is holding its annual Candlelight Remembrance from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at 2411 Hewitt Ave., Everett. Gather with survivors… Continue reading

Ask questions about proposed $147.5 million Stanwood school

Questions about the proposal for a new $147.5 million high school can be asked at a public meeting Monday evening. The Stanwood-Camano School… Continue reading

Conservation District honors environmental volunteers

Val Schroeder turned her back yard into a paradise for wild creatures. She’s watched eagles perch in nearby trees and otters shimmy… Continue reading

3 hospitalized after 2-car crash on Camano Island

A Thanksgiving Day two-car crash on Camano Island sent three people to hospitals. The crash occurred shortly before 5 p.m. off W… Continue reading

SC Give hopes to create a culture of philanthropy

Local groups have banded together for the second year to raise money for projects around Stanwood and Camano Island. On Tuesday, an all-day,… Continue reading

Earn that extra slice of pie in a free class at the Y

Thanksgiving is one of the happiest days of the year at the Everett Family YMCA. Senior program director Gael Gebow described it as… Continue reading

Great ways to reward yourself at Cama Beach Cafe

Wake up on Saturday morning. Decide to walk, whatever the weather. Drive down Camano Island to the state parks. Hike the trails. Work up an… Continue reading

Arlington Girl Scout troop hosts fundraising barn dance

Music could be heard through the open white doors of the big red barn. Outside, the sunset painted the clouds purple. Inside, there… Continue reading

Stanwood veteran opens up about the horrors of WWII

For most of Raymond Lund’s adult life, he… Continue reading

Around Snohomish, Island counties

Camano: Class on living with chronic illness Learn healthy ways to live with chronic illness at a free six-week class hosted by the Camano Center,… Continue reading

Around the county

Everett: Community Transit to discuss six-year plan The Community Transit Board of Directors is scheduled to decide on the agency’s six-year transit development plan at… Continue reading