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Big Eddy drowning victim was from Sultan

The body of Joseph R. Pike, 35, was recovered from the Skykomish River east of Gold Bar.

Man’s body recovered from North Fork Skykomish River

The man is believed to be a transient in his mid 30s and from the Gold Bar-Sultan area.

Shannon Dey performs with her handmade hoops on the first day of the Snohomish Farmers’ Market in Snohomish on May 3, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

There’s plenty of hoopla to go around

… and around, and around. Just ask Gold Bar hula hoop creator Shannon Dey Zuanich.

Shannon Dey performs with her handmade hoops on the first day of the Snohomish Farmers’ Market in Snohomish on May 3, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Gold Bar activist-blogger ordered to reimburse about $78,000

Now disbarred, Anne Block was a prolific public records requester whose lawsuit was dismissed.

Drowning death at Wallace Falls ruled an accident

Sarah Zimmerman, of Bothell, was spotted in the waters below the lower falls around 4 p.m. Tuesday.

La Hacienda closes after report of norovirus-like illnesses

A small number of people had symptoms after eating take-out food prepared by the restaurant.

Woman’s body recovered from Wallace Falls

No one at the park has come forward to report a missing person.

Waiting lists and growing demand for low-income preschools
Waiting lists and growing demand for low-income preschools

County Council members back off timber-harvest land deal

A property transfer had been planned to protect popular hiking trails near Wallace Falls.

Interior secretary supports the return of grizzly bears here

Interior secretary supports the return of grizzly bears here

Ryan Zinke said he favors re-introducing them to the North Cascades ecosystem.

Interior secretary supports the return of grizzly bears here
Sky Valley honors its own

Sky Valley honors its own

Civic and nonprofit groups in Sultan, Gold Bar, Index and Skykomish gather to recognize volunteers.

Sky Valley honors its own
Gold Bar firefighter identified as kayaking casualty

Gold Bar firefighter identified as kayaking casualty

Samuel Grafton, a white-water kayaker whose feats dazzled on social media, grew up in Snohomish County.

Gold Bar firefighter identified as kayaking casualty
It’s hard to find a parking spot at Wallace Falls State Park

It’s hard to find a parking spot at Wallace Falls State Park

There’s a study under way on how to tackle that issue and others.

It’s hard to find a parking spot at Wallace Falls State Park

Audit: Some Gold Bar employees are making too much money

Workers can receive raises every other year, but two have received the raises every year.

What’s in a name? A bit of fun

What’s in a name? A bit of fun

State foresters can get creative when labeling their timber units.

What’s in a name? A bit of fun
Running from police was the ‘greatest rush’ he’s ever had

Running from police was the ‘greatest rush’ he’s ever had

A 26-year-old man suspected in at least one Gold Bar burglary was finally caught Thursday.

Running from police was the ‘greatest rush’ he’s ever had
Sedro-Woolley mayor chosen to fill vacant state Senate seat

Sedro-Woolley mayor chosen to fill vacant state Senate seat

Keith Wagoner will need to run, and win, in this year’s election if he wants to continue serving.

Sedro-Woolley mayor chosen to fill vacant state Senate seat

Body found near Skykomish River

The man is believed to be 44, homeless and known to stay in the area.

Trump administration halts work on Cascades grizzly plan

Trump administration halts work on Cascades grizzly plan

The U.S. Department of the Interior reportedly ordered an end to work on a key bear planning document.

Trump administration halts work on Cascades grizzly plan

VFW essay contest winners from Gold Bar

Students recently wrote essays on “What a veteran means to me” for an annual Veterans of Foreign Wars contest. Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9417… Continue reading