Everett

Drone seen flying illegally on Mukilteo side of Paine Field

Unmanned aerial vehicles are prohibited within five miles of any airport, except with FAA permission.

Woman says she was drunk, high, guilty in fatal US 2 wreck

She recently pleaded guilty and faces a longer sentence because of a previous DUI conviction.

Fired cop alleges discrimination over disability: Alcoholism

The former Everett officer, let go after a DUI arrest, says the city should have made accommodations.

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

Interns learn the nuts and bolts and rivets of manufacturing

A Boeing program helps get high school students ready for immediate employment in aerospace.

Local students earn WWU scholarships

One is a math major, the other will study journalism.

Local teens win college-sponsored National Merit scholarships

Students qualified for the program based on their scores on the 2016 Preliminary SAT.

Cathy Currie (left) shares a laugh with Bob Seaman during the weekly meet up of the Knit Wits and Happy Hookers at the Carl Gipson Senior Center Thursday afternoon in Everett on July 26, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Everett knitting club donates their creations

After receiving yarn from the community, the group gives back to organizations in Snohomish County.

Cathy Currie (left) shares a laugh with Bob Seaman during the weekly meet up of the Knit Wits and Happy Hookers at the Carl Gipson Senior Center Thursday afternoon in Everett on July 26, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

6 escape unhurt as fire destroys Everett home and 2 vehicles

Family pets were found and rescued by firefighters. The cause of the fire is being investigated.

Concrete company to expand 2 Everett sites, close a third

Plans by Cadman Inc. include adding a ready-mix plant to the company’s north Everett location.

Primary roundup: State Sen. Hobbs survives GOP attack ads

Meanwhile, in Everett, an appointed city councilwoman was trailing two challengers.

EvCC math student wins scholarship

He was one of 12 scholarship recipients out of a nationwide applicant pool of more than 1,000.

Mukilteo teachers rally in Everett for salary increase

Mukilteo School District teachers seeking a pay raise held a rally Tuesday in front of the Pilchuck UniServ Council office in Everett. More… Continue reading

The Washington State University Everett campus on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 in Everett.. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

WSU’s new Everett home is a tangible touchstone for students

Before the new Broadway building, students in the branch’s various disciplines seemed rarely to mingle.

The Washington State University Everett campus on Wednesday, July 25, 2018 in Everett.. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

FAA could release new passenger service report in September

Meanwhile, the airline terminal at Paine Field in Everett is expected to be ready in October.

It’s Election Day, and no stamp is no problem

Drop your ballot in any mailbox, but it must be postmarked today. There also are special ballot boxes.

EvCC library decision pending: East or west of Broadway?

The long-discussed placement of the new Learning Resource Center is to be determined in October.

A guide to area colleges and universities

Snohomish County is home to more than 15 institutions of higher education.

Alexey Ryabinin, center, looks up while his fellow classmates inspect the interior of a BAC Jet Provost that they removed a Viper engine from during class at Everett Community College’s Aviation Maintenance Technician School on Friday, July 13, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Now there’s a swing shift for aviation tech training at EvCC

A state grant has enabled the college to offer its two-year maintenance program to more students.

Alexey Ryabinin, center, looks up while his fellow classmates inspect the interior of a BAC Jet Provost that they removed a Viper engine from during class at Everett Community College’s Aviation Maintenance Technician School on Friday, July 13, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Port Gardner ‘gabber’ goes on semifinals for speech contest

He is vying for one of 10 spots in the World Championship of Public Speaking.