Index

Editorial board interview: 1st Congressional District

In this video, the Herald opinion editor questions U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene and challenger Jeffrey Beeler.

 

Sutherland counting on the ‘R,’ not the green, to win House

The GOP candidate has raised little money, and state House Republicans don’t have much to help him out.

 

Lake Serene hiking trail reopening after year-long closure

Federal foresters closed the trail last year as a safety precaution during a timber harvest.

 

Lynnwood man found dead near Index-area hike

The Snohomish County Search and Rescue team found the 33-year-old man near Blanca Lake.

Officials identify Monroe man who drowned near Eagle Falls

The body of Junior Silva, 24, was recovered Saturday, after disappearing into the water May 28.

Body of Monroe man recovered from river near Eagle Falls

This is the county’s third drowning in backcountry rivers near waterfalls this year.

Search to continue for man who jumped into Skykomish River

The 24-year-old from Woodinville jumped in the water near Eagle Falls and did not resurface Monday.

Man, 24, feared drowned near Eagle Falls

Members of the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office dive team searched for him Monday evening.

Sinkhole near Skykomish temporarily clogs traffic on US 2

As the Memorial Day weekend exodus began, transportation crews filled the whole with cement.

Climber who fell at Index wall suffers serious back injury

A sheriff’s helicopter flew him to the hospital after he was rescued on Saturday.

Climber seriously hurt in fall at Index Town Wall

The climber fell about 30 feet, officials said.

Snow slide blocks both sides of U.S. 2 to traffic

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for the mountains in Snohomish County.

Snohomish County PUD scraps Skykomish River hydroelectric dam

The proposed Sunset Fish Passage and Energy Project had been controversial since 2011.

Interior secretary supports the return of grizzly bears here

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

Sky Valley honors its own

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