Everett

More than 1,300 Mill Creek students face school change

Elementary school must switch schools as the district prepares to open its 18th elementary.

 

Defendant in 1987 slayings of BC couple pleads not guilty

William Talbott of SeaTac was arraigned Tuesday in Snohomish County Superior Court.

 

Snohomish County deputy prosecutor Tobin Darrow makes his opening statements in the trial of Todd Brown Tuesday morning at the Snohomish County Courthouse in Everett on June 19, 2018. Brown is accused of vehicular homicide in the deaths of two children. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Impairment is disputed as vehicular homicide trial begins

Todd Brown is accused of slamming into the back of a car, killing two kids and injuring two others.

 

Everett coach’s work in Tibet subject of a documentary film

The film ‘Ritoma’ showcases Bill Johnson’s efforts to bring basketball to the Tibetan Plateau

House fire displaces family of five and two dogs in Everett

There were no injuries, but smoke and water damage left the home uninhabitable.

Port, developer finalize terms for 266 waterfront apartments

SeaLevel Properties will buy 5.44 acres for $7 million. The project should be completed in 2020.

Katelyn Pryor, Diego Corpening, Dylan Austin and Prabhman Aujla take high school level credit classes while attending Eisenhower Middle School in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
                                Andy Bronson / The Herald
                                Katelyn Pryor, Diego Corpening, Dylan Austin and Prabhman Aujla take high school level credit classes while attending Eisenhower Middle School in Everett.

More middle-schoolers are earning high school credits

As they do, educators are working to balance high-school-rigor with the middle-school experience.

Katelyn Pryor, Diego Corpening, Dylan Austin and Prabhman Aujla take high school level credit classes while attending Eisenhower Middle School in Everett. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
                                Andy Bronson / The Herald
                                Katelyn Pryor, Diego Corpening, Dylan Austin and Prabhman Aujla take high school level credit classes while attending Eisenhower Middle School in Everett.

Everett fire chief: 911 calls ‘burning through human capital’

Newly appointed Dave DeMarco, 47, is considering changes to how emergency services are deployed.

2 options drafted for Everett City Council districting vote

Do you want five geographic districts and two at large, or four district positions and three at large?

Local teens win awards in Spanish writing contests

Local Spanish-language students earned awards in the 20th annual “Yo escribo en Español” literacy contest sponsored by the Center for Spanish Studies in Seattle, the… Continue reading

Return to Minidoka: Revisiting the imprisonment of my family

A new art exhibit at the Schack depicts the lives of Japanese Americans interned during WWII.

Kate Hitter holds her youngest daughter, Scarlett under a third story window at their Lake Stevens home on April 1, 2017. on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 in Lake Stevens, Wa. While moving in, Scarlett fell through a screened window and landed on the concrete patio 30 feet below. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Window falls are almost as predictable as summer

A Snohomish County group has advice on letting a cool breeze in while keeping kids safe.

Kate Hitter holds her youngest daughter, Scarlett under a third story window at their Lake Stevens home on April 1, 2017. on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 in Lake Stevens, Wa. While moving in, Scarlett fell through a screened window and landed on the concrete patio 30 feet below. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Everett police: Get to high-risk kids before the gangs do

Six months into the mayor’s order to address youth violence, some plans are still in draft mode.

Man charged with shooting Everett motel guest 12 times

The victim survived. Two other suspects in the case are in custody.

Murder charges filed in 1987 killing of young B.C. couple

The suspect’s former friends have filled in some of the missing pieces for police.

Extremely low tide surprises Everett boaters

One boat was stranded for several hours off the Port of Everett launch.

Law enforcement officers, firefighters and medics from Snohomish, King and Pierce counties use computers to simulate an active shooter scenario in a ballroom at Angel of the Winds Arena on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Agencies join for 3 days of active shooter training

Participants were placed in a 3-D simulated situation.

Law enforcement officers, firefighters and medics from Snohomish, King and Pierce counties use computers to simulate an active shooter scenario in a ballroom at Angel of the Winds Arena on Wednesday, June 13, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Golf tournament raises over $80K to help cancer patients

The Everett Golf and Country Club Cancer Tournament was held June 2 and broke records by raising more than $80,000 for Providence General Foundation. Proceeds… Continue reading

Lions Club awards scholarships to Cascade, Mariner grads

The South Everett Lions Club recently awarded scholarships, each worth $1,000, to graduating seniors at two local high schools. Cascade High School: Shania John, Anita… Continue reading

Single moms get help at free car care clinic

Bickford Ford in Everett hosted a free car care clinic for homeless and low-income single mothers from Housing Hope. Volunteers helped 10 families. During the… Continue reading