New rate plan means less money for conservation district

Under the plan OK’d by the County Council, property owners will pay less than the district had sought.

County exec dislikes council’s budget, but what can he do?

Dave Somers says the County Council’s proposal, leaner than his, could mean layoffs and other problems.

Video: Boar spotted pigging out in north Everett

Only 3 feet long or so, it appeared to be someone’s pet in the Northwest neighborhood.

Hey, who turns on the lights?

When in doubt, call the PUD for streetlight outages in Snohomish County.

Instructor, student walk away from Paine Field plane crash

The Cessna aircraft likely had engine trouble before striking a tree after takeoff.

American Cancer Society volunteers are partners in the fight

They hold hands, point the way to resources and do whatever is needed for patients and families.

No one hurt in morning fire at south Everett home

The Red Cross was assisting the displaced family of two adults and four children.

Everett councilman wants a group to study districting

But the existing Everett Districts Now is concerned over “an attempt to confuse voters.”

Award-winning pianist makes beautiful music at age 10

Pianist Kaitlyn Gia Lee, 10, has been a top prize-winner at many prestigious music competitions, including the Seattle International Piano Competition’s Virtuoso Festival. The girl… Continue reading

Gobble, gobble: Rotary, AMHS gather up feasts for Thanksgiving

The South Everett-Mukilteo Rotary Club on Nov. 19 assembled 350 bags filled with all the fixings for a Thanksgiving feast, then delivered them to families… Continue reading

Schools of Distinction awarded for most improvement

The Center for Educational Effectiveness named its 2017 School of Distinction Award Winners. The schools showed the most improvement over a five-year period in reading… Continue reading

Cocoon House has big plans for site of former Everett church

The teen-sheltering nonprofit hopes to consolidate services and reach more young people in need.

Baby taken from foster family in 2014 found in Lynnwood

Her father had been granted an unsupervised visit with her California and he never returned.

Man sentenced to 16 years for second-degree murder

The killing occurred because of a dispute over drug-related debts and missing money.

Music4Life donates 116 instruments to Everett schools

Students in Everett School District schools are using 116 instruments donated through Music4Life. The Seattle-based nonprofit acquires instruments from adults who no longer need them,… Continue reading

Trial could be delayed in case of murdered Oso couple

John Blaine Reed’s attorney says a series of circumstances has left him unsure if he’ll be ready.

Everett’s Kate Pohland applies defensive pressure to Cascade’s Casey Lauritsen Friday night at Everett Community College in Everett on December 1, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Everett girls roll past Cascade 50-23

Kate Pohland scored 22 of the Seagulls’ points in Everett’s victory at Bru-Gull Fest.

Everett’s Kate Pohland applies defensive pressure to Cascade’s Casey Lauritsen Friday night at Everett Community College in Everett on December 1, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Man with fentanyl patch on arrested for felony DUI

The potent opioid can have dangerous effects even at small doses.

Port of Everett’s Holiday on the Bay celebration is this weekend

It includes a holiday farmers market, a lighted boat parade, Santa visits and more.

Prolific felon faces multiple charges in crime spree

A wild chase from Everett to Lynnwood included two rammed patrol cars and the suspect running away.