Everett

No more ‘black boxes’ in patrol cars, new sheriff says

The tech was meant to promote traffic safety. Sheriff Adam Fortney said he trusts his deputies.

Another unsatisfied Boeing customer: the U.S. Air Force

The service has reminded the new CEO that it’s not happy with Boeing’s aerial-refueling tanker program.

Martin Luther King’s spirit of service, selflessness still needed

A celebration of the Civil Rights leader’s legacy and life reflected on past and present struggles.

Clubs & Interests

HOBBIES Buttons: The Washington State Button Society Seattle One chapter, which includes Snohomish County, holds meetings third Saturdays at a different member’s home, from north… Continue reading

In Uniform

RESOURCES Northwest Veterans Museum: The Northwest Veterans Museum is located in the Wicker Building at Heritage Park, 19921 Poplar Way, Lynnwood. Hours are 11 a.m.… Continue reading

Everett’s biggest little spot for music is Black Lab Gallery

With live shows almost every weekend, it’s become the place to hear up-and-coming local musicians.

Out of sight, illegal marinas grow into hazard on Snohomish

The river’s six makeshift docks were half of the statewide total, causing problems for salmon recovery.

Man who rammed deputy’s car hit Tulalip officer’s vehicle, too

He led cops on a wrong way chase on I-5 on New Year’s Eve. He escaped, but was arrested later.

Snohomish County has third flu death; new cases decline

Predominant B strain is decreasing. It is uncertain what a second round of influenza will bring.

Dr. King celebration, with 40-voice choir, Sunday in Everett

Speaker from Millennia Ministries wants civil rights leader’s legacy to be “lived every single day.”

Faith calendar

EVENTS Monthly luncheon: The Mill Creek Christian Women’s Connection monthly luncheon is 11:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Feb. 10 at Shawn O’Donnell’s American Grill and… Continue reading

A nuclear research facility is about to open in Everett

TerraPower, an energy firm founded by Bill Gates, will open a 65,000-square-foot lab near Paine Field.

Police seek arsonist in two-alarm fire in downtown Everett

Detectives released images from security footage Friday, of a man with a gas can lighting the fire.

Nurses, caregivers announce strike at all Swedish branches

The three-day strike starts Jan. 28, ends Jan. 31. Swedish will fly in thousands of fill-in workers.

Supreme Court to hear Washington case of ‘faithless’ electors

One of the petitioners in a landmark test of free will is an Electoral College participant from Everett.

EvCC engineering teacher helped foreign students thrive

Richard “Dick” Prouty, 89, was a role model, community supporter and half of “Dick and Shirley.”

Exhibit spans hip-hop portraits to recycled-material sculptures

See the work of Marita Dingus and Hoa Hong — two nationally recognized artists — at the Schack Art Center.

Olympic weightlifter convicted of sex abuse of Everett girl

Manuel Minginfel was a star Olympian, competing four times for Micronesia. Now he’s headed to prison.

Census hiring hundreds countywide for help with 2020 count

Workers are temporarily needed starting in May. Pay is $20 per hour, and schedules are flexible.

2-alarm fire at downtown Everett auto shop ‘suspicious’

A gas can was found behind Mike’s Performance Automotive. Detectives were investigating Monday.

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