Everett

Domestic Violence Services gala raises $61K

Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County held its annual Hope Within luncheon fundraiser on Oct. 4 and raised over $61,000. Those who were unable to… Continue reading

Snohomish County child among five hospitalized for paralysis

Officials are testing for acute flaccid myelitis, a rare condition affecting the nervous system.

Fake-ID factory found in motel room booked with a stolen ID

Police arrested a woman and an alleged accomplice after seizing stolen documents and computer hardware.

Patti Soper-Roodzant, a longtime employee at Everett’s Safeway on Broadway, died Sept. 12 in a car accident. (Family photo)

I knew her only as ‘Patti,’ the always-smiling grocery checker

Patti Soper-Roodzant, who died in a crash last month, was a tireless bright light at a Safeway in Everett.

Patti Soper-Roodzant, a longtime employee at Everett’s Safeway on Broadway, died Sept. 12 in a car accident. (Family photo)
One of nearly a dozen steamroller operators reverses down down the runway at Paine Field while workers check compaction of the new asphalt on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Workers spent the week milling and repaving a swath of the nearly two-mile runway that was 65 feet wide and 8,000 feet long. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Main runway at Paine Field gets a paving do-over

The airport reopened to jet traffic Monday after a week-long closure to repair an earlier repair.

One of nearly a dozen steamroller operators reverses down down the runway at Paine Field while workers check compaction of the new asphalt on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Workers spent the week milling and repaving a swath of the nearly two-mile runway that was 65 feet wide and 8,000 feet long. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Several boats and boathouses damaged at Everett marina fire

The fire was in a difficult-to-access location, but firefighters, with police help, got it under control.

Nonprofit’s new name is Journey Housing and Payee Services

Previously known as Washington Home of Your Own, it provides low-income housing and other services.

Josh Heath, who is taking classes in culinary arts and animation at the Sno-Isle Tech Skills Center, on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Someday, he wants to run his own ‘cozy’ restaurant

Josh Heath, 18, gravitated toward cooking when he started classes at Sno-Isle Tech Skills Center.

Josh Heath, who is taking classes in culinary arts and animation at the Sno-Isle Tech Skills Center, on Thursday, Oct. 4, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Rocky Oliphant gets a flu shot at the Everett Clinic on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

‘Get vaccinated now’: Last season, 512 flu hospitalizations

In Snohomish County, 2017-18 “truly was an awful year,” a doctor says, with 40 people dying.

Rocky Oliphant gets a flu shot at the Everett Clinic on Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

She was mauled by a pit bull, but she’s ‘not mad at the breed’

Tammy Gurwell of Everett urges people to be wary around strangers’ dogs. She was attacked in August.

The power of words: Poetry helped her through tough time

Young poets find an outlet for their thoughts and feelings at local cafes and bookstores.

Anonymous youth survey to tackle tough topics

The state Healthy Youth Survey, given every other year, is scheduled for this month. It is optional.

Everett writer Richard Porter has a new book, “Smokestackers!” The short book is about what he calls the “common folklore” of Everett. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Everett’s tenacity celebrated in new book of real-life tales

Blogger Richard Porter looks to the past, finds stories of characters who exemplify city’s grit.

Everett writer Richard Porter has a new book, “Smokestackers!” The short book is about what he calls the “common folklore” of Everett. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

The wily wolverine: Iconic species making comeback in state

A Snohomish man recently captured video of two wolverines near Glacier Peak.

Third teen pleads guilty in murder of Everett woman

Julie Knechtel, 54, was killed while defending her son during a home-invasion robbery last December.

Man assaults woman, forces her to kiss him at EvCC

An alert was sent out about the suspect on Thursday — 9 days after the alleged incident happened.

Business booming in north county, summit participants told

Leaders talked about traffic, a water park, the port, Boeing, Paine Field and more.

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

Photographer who spent hours with Ted Bundy awaits TV show

“I was just photographing a person named Ted,” says the Pulitzer Prize-winner, who lives in Everett.

State and county prevail in high-stakes Tulalip tax lawsuit

The tribes had sued to end the collection of sales tax in the Quil Ceda Village shopping area.