Everett

Deputies say barroom beating involved white supremacists

They will work with the FBI after eight people were arrested in the assault of an African-American DJ.

 

InspireHer shows girls how to achieve and build up STEAM

“You can’t be what you can’t see,” says Noni LaLone, who helped start the program at the Boys & Girls Clubs.

 

Foundation awards over $30K to Everett teachers for programs

The Everett Public Schools Foundation awarded 46 classroom grants totaling $30,174 for…

 

With $10M, EvCC would boost parking for new learning center

But college leaders must convince the governor and lawmakers to put it in the next state capital budget.

Teen guilty of plotting a massive school shooting in Everett

His grandmother may have saved many lives when she found his journal and rifle and called police.

Roberto Galeana asks a questions as he, his wife and their five children take part in the Parent Leadership Training Institute and the Children’s Leadership Institute on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 in Everett, Wa. At left is son Robert Galeana and wife Blanca, right. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

In south Everett, a civics class for parents — and children

The Galeanas and their five children all are taking part in a leadership program.

Roberto Galeana asks a questions as he, his wife and their five children take part in the Parent Leadership Training Institute and the Children’s Leadership Institute on Saturday, Nov. 17, 2018 in Everett, Wa. At left is son Robert Galeana and wife Blanca, right. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

‘What is your passion?’ Ted Wenta’s is this place — and the YMCA

The senior vice president of operations helped shape the new Everett Y. Meanwhile, he’s battling cancer.

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.

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.

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.

Paul Thompson chosen Snohomish County Superior Court judge

Gov. Inslee appointed the long-time defense attorney to replace retiring Judge Ellen Fair.

A man carries items in a plastic bag as he walks down Evergreen Way. On Wednesday, the city of Everett passed a ban on the bags. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Everett City Council approves ban on single-use plastic bags

It will go into effect in September. Shoppers will be able to purchase a thicker plastic or paper bag for $0.05.

A man carries items in a plastic bag as he walks down Evergreen Way. On Wednesday, the city of Everett passed a ban on the bags. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Motor Trucks in Everett earns Hire-A-Vet Award

Motor Trucks in Everett on Nov. 8 was honored with the Hire-A-Vet Award from the Washington Employment Security Department for its practice of hiring veterans.… Continue reading

Dr. Wright’s Christmas show turned into ‘spectacular’ tradition

The 18th annual show in Everett will be filled with song-and-dance acts and benefit area food banks.

UW Bothell pursuing state funds to boost STEM enrollment

The biomedical industry is looking for graduates and the university is seeking $1.5M to produce more of them.

Mary Elmore has owned Christmas Gifts on Broadway in Everett for 40 years. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Artist’s Santas and snowmen support Everett High scholarship

Elizabeth Webber died in 2015, but her legacy is helping new generation through holiday card sales.

Mary Elmore has owned Christmas Gifts on Broadway in Everett for 40 years. (Dan Bates / The Herald)
Dan Eernissee, Everett’s new Director of Economic Development, talks about the city’s plans to strengthen its relationship with the Everett business community on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

‘It’s time to create a new image,’ says Everett’s new booster

Economic development director Dan Eernissee hopes to turn the city into a more happening place.

Dan Eernissee, Everett’s new Director of Economic Development, talks about the city’s plans to strengthen its relationship with the Everett business community on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Andrea Reedy, (right) a Salvation Army pastor, and volunter Rick Barber arrange mats at Everett’s cold weather shelter located at the Salvation Army. Monday night was the first night the site was open this season. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Cold weather shelters prepare for a stretch of chilly nights

On freezing nights, a patchwork of emergency homeless shelters opens across Snohomish County.

Andrea Reedy, (right) a Salvation Army pastor, and volunter Rick Barber arrange mats at Everett’s cold weather shelter located at the Salvation Army. Monday night was the first night the site was open this season. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

An emergency response yields progress fighting drug overdoses

Officials last year declared the opioid crisis an emergency on par with a natural disaster.