Granite Falls

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.

Motorcyclist dies in roundabout crash; driver arrested

The Mazda SUV reportedly tried to pass another vehicle in the roundabout and hit the motorcycle.

Roundabout crash: Motorcyclist dead, witness pepper-sprayed

The driver who allegedly caused the wreck in Granite Falls fled but was soon caught.

It’s like a Google Street View for the Stillaguamish River

FishViews offers virtual access to places on that and other rivers where people normally don’t go.

Parent threatens to shoot bullies at Granite Falls school

“If my daughter keeps getting bullied, (I’m) going to come to the school with a gun,” he allegedly said.

Help plan the future of historic mining town Monte Cristo

The Forest Service wants input about the popular hiking destination off the Mountain Loop Highway.

He says he was abducted by his girlfriend and her husband

Another man allegedly helped the couple beat him, rob him of his clothes and leave him in the woods.

What’s in a name? A bit of fun

State foresters can get creative when labeling their timber units.

2 arrested on suspicion of illegally cutting down Douglas fir trees

Illegal harvesting of timber on state trust land is a perennial problem.

Overnight gusts blow the lights out for 10,000 customers

By Saturday afternoon, electricity had been restored for all but a few hundred households.

Sarah Banks, left to right, Rylee Downs, Nicole Jocobi and MacKenzie Petit share a laugh after practice in preparation for a tournament trip to Alaska Monday night at Granite Falls High School in Granite Falls on December 19, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)
Sarah Banks, left to right, Rylee Downs, Nicole Jocobi and MacKenzie Petit share a laugh after practice in preparation for a tournament trip to Alaska Monday night at Granite Falls High School in Granite Falls on December 19, 2017. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

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.