Amazon innovation contest serves six Snohomish County cities

Got a good idea? Arlington, Bothell, Edmonds, Everett, Lynnwood or Marysville residents can enter.

State schools chief expects classrooms to reopen this fall

Superintendent Chris Reykdal says in-person instruction is possible if schools comply with safety rules.

DNA leads to arrest in 2019 homicide at Everett storage unit

Rob Kaputa, 50, was arrested Tuesday in Oregon, more than a year after the slaying of Eric Adams.

Band marks its rebirth with new album, live-stream show

The Everett band When I Fell, formerly known as Descent, will perform a show Saturday on its Facebook page.

Budget proposal prompts calls to defund sheriff’s office

Reform advocates sparred with police supporters for hours during a Snohomish County Council meeting.

Everett Community College cuts 85 part-time positions

The eliminations are due to campus closures and potential losses in state funding amid COVID-19.

Snohomish Health District likely has a small virus outbreak

One employee tested positive and another has mild symptoms. All are getting tested, district says.

Expect hybrid classes at colleges and universities this fall

Higher-ed institutions in Snohomish County are planning a combination of online and in-person learning.

Facing up to masked living: What to make or what to buy

Face coverings don’t need to be complicated or pricey, says a medical device expert.

Former Kmart property in Everett sells for $18 million

Developers hope to begin construction in 2021 on a five-building, six-story affordable-housing project.

How-to guide offers tips for businesses planning to reopen

The city of Everett and the Snohomish Health District want to help employers to move safely to Phase 2.

McCollum Park to host virus test site for rest of June

Additional testing will take place at Sno-Isle Library locations throughout the county.

Hundreds march through Everett, take a knee for George Floyd

At a peaceful rally at the municipal building, speakers talked of their experiences with racism.

Can higher taxes save Everett Transit, alleviate traffic?

Everett’s ‘Rethink Transit’ outreach and planning process offers options, asks residents for direction.

Another ship will call Naval Station Everett its home port

The USS John Paul Jones will leave Pearl Harbor for Everett in June 2021, the Navy announced.

Part of Everett juvenile lockup to become treatment centers

The pandemic has hurt many inpatient rehab facilities, but Snohomish County is getting more beds.

Health-care workers take a knee at Providence in Everett

The nationwide event was sponsored by White Coats for Black Lives.

Funko plans to lay off 25% of its global workforce

The Everett-based pop culture toy maker employs hundreds at its Everett headquarters and warehouse.

Everett artist paints the heroes who inspired his journey

Julius Wilson is a self-taught illustrator, painter and sculptor who’s making a name for himself in his new hometown.

Protests continue as Inslee backs review of police actions

Governor says armed citizens in front of stores, like in Snohomish, makes a volatile situation worse