Granite Falls

Granite Falls students take lead on egg hunt

Granite Falls Middle School leadership students organized a community egg hunt and celebration on March 29 for local preschool-age children. Makena McGill and Elie Bassett… Continue reading

Felony charges against man who allegedly tried suicide by cop

He has been under investigation for months on accusations of child molestation.

Granite Falls teen is Youth of the Year

Ayla Chau, of Granite Falls, was named the Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County 2018 Youth of the Year at an awards ceremony Feb.… Continue reading

New state index grades schools’ success

Snohomish County’s alternative high schools and reentry programs are identified as needing high levels of support.

Interior secretary supports the return of grizzly bears here

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

‘My princess warrior’ made the most of their short marriage

Heather Absher died of cancer a little more than 10 weeks after marrying Jimmy Absher.

As elsewhere, high school students here plan to walk out

Many districts are supportive of Wednesday’s planned protest over the Florida school shooting.

Inventor built a wall — to keep mice out of his sports car

Tom Sharp of Granite Falls plans to patent his idea and solicit backers on Kickstarter.

Downtown Granite Falls will be transformed

Civic center, with a City Hall, a public plaza, a community room and a parking lot are in the works.

Granite Falls School District hands out awards

The Granite Falls School District recently announced its second quarter Success in Education award winners. Granite Falls High School: Anna Beach, Korben Young Crossroads High… Continue reading

Man shot by sheriff’s deputy reportedly held a hatchet

Deputies who responded along the Mountain Loop Highway had been told the 34-year-old was suicidal.

Deputy shoots Lynnwood man along Mountain Loop Highway

The Snohomish County Multiple Agency Response team was called out to investigate Monday night.

Granite Falls student’s advice: ‘get involved’

She went from playing video games to building her own computers and creating a food drive database.

Issues that Matter series tackles mental health

The gatherings, which are put on by Sno-Isle Libraries, feature experts on each subject and draw large crowds.

Granite Falls plans veterans memorial at new grandstand

Most of the money is expected to be raised through the sale of legacy bricks for a walkway.

Meeting to discuss bullying planned at Granite Falls High

There should be no discussion of the alleged threat at the middle school last week by a father.