Edmonds

James P. Doggett (Edmonds Police Department)

Wanted in Edmonds arson, man accused of gas station fire too

James Doggett is accused of burning down the Firdale Market, then trying to torch a Mount Vernon gas station.

James P. Doggett (Edmonds Police Department)

Mudslide cancels Sounder commuter train Monday

Commuters will need to take a bus or find another way to travel from Everett, Edmonds and Mukilteo.

A sign along Colby Ave. in Everett seen this summer near Providence Regional Medical Center. (Sue Misao / Herald file)

Health care workers find silver linings in the year of COVID

“Every supportive sign and all the smiling eyes above the masks remind us we are not alone.”

A sign along Colby Ave. in Everett seen this summer near Providence Regional Medical Center. (Sue Misao / Herald file)
Thomas Lauderdale and China Forbes of Pink Martin i, photographed at Pittock Mansion in Portland, Oregon. Photo by Autumn de Wilde

Ring in 2021 with a streaming show by Portland’s Pink Martini

The “little orchestra” says “Good Riddance 2020” with a concert presented by the Edmonds Center for Arts.

Thomas Lauderdale and China Forbes of Pink Martin i, photographed at Pittock Mansion in Portland, Oregon. Photo by Autumn de Wilde

Edmonds eases penalties for driving with a suspended license

Some offenders will now receive a ticket instead of possible jail time.

Edmonds man found in field near Silvana identified

Daniel C. Shields, 33, was found Dec. 22. He died of blunt-force injuries, the medical examiner found.

Ferry passengers watch as logs are moved after a semitruck hauling large logs spilled its cargo on the ramp of the Edmonds ferry terminal, stranding the ferry Spokane at the dock, on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020 in Edmonds, Washington. Approximately 80 cars and passengers waited for hours for the logs to be cleared. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Truck spills a load of big logs on the ferry ramp in Edmonds

The MV Spokane was stranded by the accident, which disrupted schedules between Edmonds and Kingston.

Ferry passengers watch as logs are moved after a semitruck hauling large logs spilled its cargo on the ramp of the Edmonds ferry terminal, stranding the ferry Spokane at the dock, on Monday, Dec. 28, 2020 in Edmonds, Washington. Approximately 80 cars and passengers waited for hours for the logs to be cleared. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Kaeli Pierce, a student at Olympic Ballet School, plays Young Clara and Frank Borg is Herr Drosselmeyer in last year's "The Nutcracker" (Alante Photography)

Go online to get your Olympic Ballet Theatre ‘Nutcracker’ fix

The theater had to cancel this year’s production due to COVID, but you can watch the 2019 performances at home.

Kaeli Pierce, a student at Olympic Ballet School, plays Young Clara and Frank Borg is Herr Drosselmeyer in last year's "The Nutcracker" (Alante Photography)
The Firdale Market in Edmonds burns Wednesday morning. (Edmonds Police Department) 20201223

Edmonds convenience store burns in early morning fire

The Firdale Market was badly damaged in the blaze.

The Firdale Market in Edmonds burns Wednesday morning. (Edmonds Police Department) 20201223
An ICE Detention Center sign hangs on the chainlink fence surrounding the nativity scene in front of the Edmonds Luther Church on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020 in Edmonds, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Nativity in a cage tells ‘overlooked part of Christmas story’

Edmonds Lutheran Church’s display came about after a group’s immersion trip to the U.S.-Mexico border.

An ICE Detention Center sign hangs on the chainlink fence surrounding the nativity scene in front of the Edmonds Luther Church on Sunday, Dec. 20, 2020 in Edmonds, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
People watch as a full ferry boat leave the Mukilteo Ferry Terminal on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020 in Mukilteo, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Is that ferry trip essential? State urges holiday discretion

Between the coronavirus pandemic, service cuts and holiday schedules, people are urged to skip travel.

People watch as a full ferry boat leave the Mukilteo Ferry Terminal on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020 in Mukilteo, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Mudslide between Edmonds and Mukilteo cancels Sounder train

Sound Transit won’t resume the rail service until Monday at the earliest after a regular holiday break.

‘Moorish sovereigns’ try to seize $4.5 million Woodway home

Instead, the pair was arrested for investigation of burglary. One claims to be a leader of a Moorish extremist group.

Ian McKnight (left) and Nhu Nguyen sort purchased and donated devices for Telehealth Access for Seniors Friday afternoon in Everett on December 4, 2020.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Student project aids telehealth for Snohomish County seniors

Community Health Centers of Snohomish County received 80 donated devices for virtual appointments.

Ian McKnight (left) and Nhu Nguyen sort purchased and donated devices for Telehealth Access for Seniors Friday afternoon in Everett on December 4, 2020.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
An Edmonds woman died in this single-car crash on Highway 530 near Oso on Sunday. (Washington State Patrol) 20201220

Edmonds woman, 26, dies in Highway 530 crash

Her car reportedly failed to negotiate a curve and struck a utility pole.

An Edmonds woman died in this single-car crash on Highway 530 near Oso on Sunday. (Washington State Patrol) 20201220

She disliked doctors and died — and her husband was sentenced

Andrew Thomas wouldn’t take his wife to the hospital, even as she became sick with dementia.

Sherman Pruitt

Regret, many questions in wake of Edmonds police chief pick

A decision to hire Sherman Pruitt as Edmonds’ top cop was reversed, as questions about his background became public.

Sherman Pruitt
Terrance Miller listens to testimonies during his trial on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Despite suicide, judge upholds conviction in 1972 murder

Vacating the guilty verdict for Terrence Miller “quite simply, it is not the right thing to do,” the judge said.

Terrance Miller listens to testimonies during his trial on Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2020 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy's five older children have performed a Celtic Christmas concert with them for years. New to the stage is Sadie, 6, who is not pictured. (Rebekah Littlejohn Photography)

Renowned Canadian fiddlers invite you to their home

Edmonds Center for the Arts presents Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy’s “A Celtic Family Christmas” online.

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy's five older children have performed a Celtic Christmas concert with them for years. New to the stage is Sadie, 6, who is not pictured. (Rebekah Littlejohn Photography)
The Lynnwood Link light rail extension breached the 25% milestone for construction in Mountlake Terrace shot on Wednesday December 16, 2020. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

188 concrete columns: Light rail to Lynnwood is 25% done

Already, Sound Transit’s construction of track structure and stations is transforming the area.

The Lynnwood Link light rail extension breached the 25% milestone for construction in Mountlake Terrace shot on Wednesday December 16, 2020. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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