Everett

Keep your cool: It’s going to be hot all week

Stay safe and drink lots of water as temperatures hover in the 80s and 90s.

Jazzy and snazzy, 97-year-old band singer keeps the beat

Betty Purvis celebrates her birthday by singing with Bob’s Swing Band for dancers at Normanna Hall.

An experimental Boeing plane hangs visitors looking at engines and planes on display at the Future of Flight on Friday, July 20, 2018 in Mukilteo, Wa. The Boeing Co., plans this year to operate the Future of Flight Aviation Center. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Boeing will take the controls at the Future of Flight museum

The county’s contract with the current operator, the Institute of Flight, is expiring.

An experimental Boeing plane hangs visitors looking at engines and planes on display at the Future of Flight on Friday, July 20, 2018 in Mukilteo, Wa. The Boeing Co., plans this year to operate the Future of Flight Aviation Center. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

He picked a bad time to try a robbery

The suspect, not knowing there was an off-duty police officer working security, demanded “$301.00.”

The Clipper staff take home journalism awards

Everett Community College student journalists won 16 awards from the Pacific Northwest Association of Journalism Educators for their work with the college’s student media organization,… Continue reading

His dream job: Designing aircraft

At age 13, this future aerospace engineer is combining his passion for astronomy and technology.

Interesting suggestions sent in for naming new park on Colby

The city of Everett received about 140 submissions, ranging from silly to historical.

In county’s new fire academy, it takes work, study and work

First lesson: The lives of your neighbors and your fellow firefighters are in your hands.

‘Crying’: Visitors reflect on ‘Americans Interned’ exhibit

Thousands have seen the artwork on the internment of Japanese-Americans at the Schack.

Small plane damaged in hard landing at Paine Field

The pilot, the sole occupant, reported engine trouble; no injuries were reported.

Oso killer’s parents plead guilty to helping him evade capture

They provided their son with a vehicle and cash before he fled to Mexico after killing his neighbors.

Paine Field to briefly close main runway

The temporary shutdown is needed after work applying a fog seal treatment didn’t perform as expected.

Prosecutor’s internal report alleges drunkenness and groping

A deputy prosecutor, later fired, said he blacked out at a post-conference party in Chelan last month.

No boat? No problem — public fishing piers attract anglers

From Edmonds to Kayak Point, there are places for landlubbers to drop a line in saltwater.

Video: After a good start, weekend trestle work continues

Weather permitting, westbound U.S. 2 will close until Monday, with a one-lane detour on 20th Street.

County tech chief put on leave after workplace allegations

The executive’s office has hired an outside investigator to look into misconduct claims about the IT director.

Death-penalty decision delayed for alleged cold-case killer

William Talbott is charged here in the 1987 slaying of a young Canadian couple.

A Boeing 797 built with metal fuselage could favor Everett

The planemaker faces competition from cheaper derivative models of Airbus’s A321 and A330 airplanes.

South County firefighter Phil Pons looks up after his team loses at a fire house game during Kids Fire Camp at South County Fire Administrative Headquarters on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

These kids with hoses might be our future firefighters

A South Snohomish County Fire and Rescue camp teaches young people skills including first aid.

South County firefighter Phil Pons looks up after his team loses at a fire house game during Kids Fire Camp at South County Fire Administrative Headquarters on Wednesday, July 18, 2018 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

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