COVID-19 quarantine center to move from Everett arena

The new site at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe is expected to save the county money.

Dive on in: YMCA, some school pools reopening this week

Inslee modified Phase 1 requirements June 9, allowing some lap pools to reopen with restrictions.

Historic Everett Theater hopes for a live-streaming lifeline

The venerable venue can’t wait for Phase 4 of the reopening plan, so it will host three bands in web-based performances June 27.

Drive-in movies coming to the Port of Everett this summer

The traditional sail-in cinema is transforming to meet Inslee’s Phase 2 requirements.

Waxes and haircuts: Getting pretty involves new rules

Salons are busy styling and removing hair in Phase 2. But no more wine or magazines for clients.

Greek cobbler at People’s Shoe Repair has left the building

Mike Papadimitriou, 90, closed the shop his uncle started in 1934. He’s retiring, and will be missed.

Cookie delivery proving to be perfectly baked for these times

Midnight Cookie Co.’s new owner is seeing a sales uptick during the quarantine.

U.S. Supreme Court won’t hear Everett bikini barista argument

The issue likely isn’t over and it’s unlikely the baristas will be forced to button-up anytime soon.

It survived a pan from Gordon Ramsay — but not a pandemic

The building with a colorful past of dancing and fine dining at 1414 Hewitt Ave. is for rent — again.

Child care services are in limbo as the reopening commences

Advocates worry the fiscal toll of COVID-19 could shutter some day-care providers for good.

Why are manhole covers in the road, where tires go over them?

It’s expensive to relocate an entire sewer or stormwater system when the world above them shifts.

Everett’s gift guru knows exactly what her customers want

Judy Matheson’s store has been voted the best gift shop in Snohomish County five years in a row.

Dozens call on God for peace, justice after Floyd’s death

A prayer vigil at Everett’s Jubilee Church offered attendees solace at a time of civil unrest.

Gail Larson, former Providence CEO, helped the hospital grow

After she retired, she continued to work behind the scenes to improve the hospital she once ran.

As dentists open, expensive PPE is in short supply

Patients may see the new charges on their next bill. Many single-use masks can now cost up to $10.

Everett murder suspect arrested in random 2018 killing

Jailhouse bragging and cellphone data led police to Anthony Middendorf in the slaying of Charles Wall Jr.

Everett ex-cop charged with trying to frame ex’s boyfriend

Jared Corson, a third-generation police officer, is accused of perjury, stalking and official misconduct.

Sweeping racial justice plan blindsides sheriff, prosecutor

Snohomish County Executive Dave Somers is pushing for bail reform, body cameras and a citizen oversight board.

Everett yanks Wood Creek acreage from surplus property list

Mayor Cassie Franklin removed the 92.5 forested acres after public outcry.