Everett

Our guide to following the WHL championship series

For longtime fans and novices, here are the basics of the Silvertips-Broncos best-of-seven face-off.

Everett boy added to Safety Patrol Hall of Fame

Rowan Evans, a fifth-grader at Forest View Elementary School in Everett, was inducted into the AAA School Safety Patrol Hall of Fame. He was among… Continue reading

Everett Rotary builds accessible path at Legion Bluff Park

The Rotary Club of Everett Port Gardner has performed community service projects in the city for 30 years. On April 28, volunteers gathered at Legion… Continue reading

Rock gardens: ‘Yes you can’ grow these plants right in your back yard

Learn from the experts with a May 19 tour and discussion at the Everett Arboretum.

Seagulls are Navy Junior ROTC champs

Navy Junior ROTC cadets from Everett and Marysville competed in the Northwest NJROTC Drill, Academic and Athletic Championships, held April 21 in University Place. The… Continue reading

Teens to spend summer break researching cancer cure

Nine Snohomish County teens are among 30 area students who will spend part of their summers researching cures for cancer after being accepted to two-week… Continue reading

‘Savage and senseless killing’: Throat-slasher gets 32½ years

John Kuljis Jr. killed Barbara Decker, 78, and severely injured her daughter, Janine Shaffer, 62.

State admonishes judge for remarks he made at a sentencing

Superior Court Judge Joseph Wilson called a domestic-violence convict an “animal” and silenced him.

Trial over Oso murders begins with a self-defense claim

His attorney says John Reed, charged with killing Monique Patenaude and Patrick Shunn, will testify.

Simple scenario for Silvertips in Game 5 tonight: ‘Do or die’

Everett will try to bounce back after dropping back-to-back overtime games.

Do you have ideas about overcrowded Everett schools?

Three meetings are planned this month to talk about enrollment growth and ways to address it.

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

McKenzie Budrow won the state championship for Diesel Equipment Technology and will be advancing to the national competition, which will be held in Kentucky. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

A Sno-Isle TECH student fueled by diesel and determination

McKenzie Budrow is the first woman to win the state championship for Diesel Equipment Technology.

McKenzie Budrow won the state championship for Diesel Equipment Technology and will be advancing to the national competition, which will be held in Kentucky. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Truck is stolen, then found burning in south Everett

Firefighters were called a couple of hours after the vehicle was stolen.

With summer coming, gallon of gas rises 14 cents in a month

It usually gets more expensive in summer, but prices are higher now than in previous years.

Council to consider allowing housing along Highway 99

The county says that area has the infrastructure and services to support it.

Second northbound lane coming to Highway 9 near Snohomish

Part of Highway 9 will be widened and restriped to add a lane in the Clearview area.

Forest View Elementary fifth-graders Richard Morgan (left) and Rowan Evans, both 11, recently won prizes for their inventions. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Everett fifth-graders invent The Onion Shield, Super BioSoap

Rowan Evans and Ricky Morgan did well in a state competition and advanced to nationals.

Forest View Elementary fifth-graders Richard Morgan (left) and Rowan Evans, both 11, recently won prizes for their inventions. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

School’s enrollment drops after housing project closure

The big change at Hawthorne Elementary in Everett could affect funding, staffing and programs.

Everett man rescued from burning car in New Jersey

Police say he was sleeping and may have pressed the gas pedal causing the engine to overheat.