Everett

Michael O'Leary / Herald File 1987
A ladder truck shoots water over the south wall of the Everett Community College library complex on Feb. 16, 1987.  The arson destroyed the facility and killed Everett firefighter Gary Parks.

Solved: Arsonist behind 1987 firefighter’s death was only 12

For 34 years, a blaze at the old Everett Community College library was a mystery. Now Elmer Nash, 47, has pleaded guilty in the death of Gary Parks, then 48.

Michael O'Leary / Herald File 1987
A ladder truck shoots water over the south wall of the Everett Community College library complex on Feb. 16, 1987.  The arson destroyed the facility and killed Everett firefighter Gary Parks.
Tony Verhey, owner of Tony V's Garage, outside of the brand new bar front on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Tony V’s is back with live shows each weekend in Everett

The venue was hit hard by the pandemic. It has reopened after a six-month shutdown thanks to a $150,000 loan.

Tony Verhey, owner of Tony V's Garage, outside of the brand new bar front on Tuesday, March 23, 2021 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Kelsey Hughes -- Pilot Kelsey -- is a 747 pilot and the producer of 74 Gear, a YouTube channel for aviation fans. Hughes is in front of a 747 Dreamlifter at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City on January 26, 2020 Photo Credit: Kelsey Hughes

This YouTube producer’s other car is a Boeing 747!

His channel, “74 Gear,” offers the flight-deck insight and humor of a 747 Dreamlifter pilot.

Kelsey Hughes -- Pilot Kelsey -- is a 747 pilot and the producer of 74 Gear, a YouTube channel for aviation fans. Hughes is in front of a 747 Dreamlifter at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City on January 26, 2020 Photo Credit: Kelsey Hughes

Bothell woman claims memory loss in shooting of boyfriend

The defendant, 20, remained in jail Tuesday on a charge of first-degree assault.

Kevin McKay, who for the past year has been playing Taps from his Everett deck every evening, marks the pandemic year by playing Taps on his horn from the Grand Avenue Park pedestrian bridge on Monday, March 22, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

365 nights of ‘Taps’: A bugler’s mournful tribute will continue

Kevin McKay, who’s in a rock band, marked the pandemic year by blowing his horn at Grand Avenue Park.

Kevin McKay, who for the past year has been playing Taps from his Everett deck every evening, marks the pandemic year by playing Taps on his horn from the Grand Avenue Park pedestrian bridge on Monday, March 22, 2021 in Everett, Washington.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Small plane crashes near Paine Field; pilot OK

The pilot walked away uninjured from the crash Tuesday morning.

Arlington driver identified in Sunday night’s fatal I-5 crash

Christopher Peterson, 39, died of blunt force injuries. A passenger in the car was hospitalized.

Area code map of Washington. (NANPA)

Meet area code 564: The new kid in town is gaining ground

The newest area code in Washington has infiltrated 360 territory, and 425, 206 and 253 are next.

Area code map of Washington. (NANPA)
A man died and a woman was hospitalized Sunday night after a car crash on southbound I-5 in Everett. (Washington State Patrol)

Arlington man dies after car crash on I-5 south of Everett

The passenger, a 28-year-old woman from Everett, was taken to Providence Regional Medical Center.

A man died and a woman was hospitalized Sunday night after a car crash on southbound I-5 in Everett. (Washington State Patrol)

Bothell woman, 20, arrested after Sunday night shooting

The suspect was arrested for investigation of first-degree domestic violence assault.

Naval Station Everett to perform drills Tuesday

Those nearby may hear blank gunshots, emergency vehicles and loudspeaker announcements.

Ian Terry / The Herald

Brian Henderson, of Renton, plugs in his Kia Soul EV electric vehicle at a charging station in Sultan on Wednesday, June 7. Henderson and a group of fellow electric car drivers made the trip from Everett's City Hall to Spokane's City Hall late last week in an effort to raise awareness about convenient charging locations along U.S. Highway 2.

Photo taken on 06072017

PUD offers hundreds of dollars to some electric car buyers

People who buy qualifying electric cars and charging stations can get hundreds of dollars back.

Ian Terry / The Herald

Brian Henderson, of Renton, plugs in his Kia Soul EV electric vehicle at a charging station in Sultan on Wednesday, June 7. Henderson and a group of fellow electric car drivers made the trip from Everett's City Hall to Spokane's City Hall late last week in an effort to raise awareness about convenient charging locations along U.S. Highway 2.

Photo taken on 06072017

Gunshots preceded rollover crash, driver’s critical injuries

Witnesses told Everett police officers they heard and saw gunfire from a truck before collision.

Everett roommate-stabber is sentenced to nearly 8 years

Anthony Garcia, 21, pleaded guilty last week to first-degree assault. He stabbed another man 30 times.

Contractor crews will close both directions of Highway 526 between Airport Road and Seaway Boulevard overnight starting Monday night until Wednesday morning. (WSDOT)

Highway 526 and northbound I-5 ramps to close overnight

Starting Monday night, drivers should prepare for detours during closures for sign work in Everett.

Contractor crews will close both directions of Highway 526 between Airport Road and Seaway Boulevard overnight starting Monday night until Wednesday morning. (WSDOT)
A man paints over the word "Nazi" at the Soup Nazi Kitchen on Hoyt Avenue on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 in Everett, Washington. Before even opening windows were smashed and graffiti was spray painted on a door of the restaurant run by Andrew Ho. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

‘Soup Nazi’ joke is no longer funny, a restaurateur learns

After an outcry, the owner of the new Soup Nazi Kitchen in downtown Everett is changing the name.

A man paints over the word "Nazi" at the Soup Nazi Kitchen on Hoyt Avenue on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 in Everett, Washington. Before even opening windows were smashed and graffiti was spray painted on a door of the restaurant run by Andrew Ho. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Roderick Muchikekwanape is on the run after escaping a Canadian prison. He's convicted of murder and sexual assault. (U.S. Marshals Service)

Authorities still searching for convicted murderer, escapee

Roderick Muchikekwanape escaped a Canadian prison in October. He was last seen taking a bus to Everett.

Roderick Muchikekwanape is on the run after escaping a Canadian prison. He's convicted of murder and sexual assault. (U.S. Marshals Service)
Douglas Roulstone pins a World War II Victory Medal on Bob Peterson, a 93-year-old Navy veteran, with his daughters Cheri Peterson (left) and Susie Schmidt Sunday afternoon at the VFW in Everett on March 14, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

‘We could be no prouder’ as veteran gets WWII Victory Medal

“Bob Peterson Day” was declared in Marysville as the 93-year-old Navy vet was honored.

Douglas Roulstone pins a World War II Victory Medal on Bob Peterson, a 93-year-old Navy veteran, with his daughters Cheri Peterson (left) and Susie Schmidt Sunday afternoon at the VFW in Everett on March 14, 2021. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
A customer walks away after buying a hot dog from a vendor  on 33rd St and Smith Street near the Everett Station on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 in Everett, Wa. The Everett Station District Alliance pictures the area east of Broadway and south of Hewitt Ave.  as a future neighborhood and transit hub that could absorb expected population growth. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Everett City Council passes ‘no sit, no lie’ law in 5-1 vote

It affects an area around a homeless shelter but won’t take effect until a village of small shelters is opened.

A customer walks away after buying a hot dog from a vendor  on 33rd St and Smith Street near the Everett Station on Friday, Sept. 22, 2017 in Everett, Wa. The Everett Station District Alliance pictures the area east of Broadway and south of Hewitt Ave.  as a future neighborhood and transit hub that could absorb expected population growth. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
Allison Standley stars as Amalia Balash in Village Theatre's "She Loves Me" production. (Mark Kitaoka / Village Theatre)

Anonymous donor gives $3 million to Everett’s Village Theatre

The gift is the largest in the theater’s 42-year history and comes at a critical time.

Allison Standley stars as Amalia Balash in Village Theatre's "She Loves Me" production. (Mark Kitaoka / Village Theatre)
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