Government-sanctioned boarding schools scarred Indigenous children for life. In turn, their children and grandchildren have suffered inherited trauma. But those harmed by the Tulalip Indian School, a cornerstone of the Tulalip Reservation since its inception, have begun to heal.
The Tulalip boarding school evolved from a Catholic mission into a weapon for the government to eradicate Native culture. Interviews with survivors and primary documents give accounts of violent cultural suppression under the guise of education at the “Carlisle of the West,” modeled after the notorious Carlisle Indian Industrial School.
Growing up in the Tulalip boarding school, Harriette Shelton Dover would “just sit absolutely still and watch my playmates die” of illness, hunger and cold. The Daily Herald dug into rosters and other records at Tulalip that reveal a staggering death toll — and pain passed from generation to generation.
After affirming Calvin Walker’s hiring, Sheriff Adam Fortney was eventually persuaded it jeopardized public trust.
Tami Agassi, ex-wife of disgraced Everett developer Lobsang Dargey, wants “to prevent history from repeating itself.”
Lobsang Dargey is working for Anandacom, a Bellevue firm formed in 2019.
Here are notable takeaways from our deep look at the controversy around Everett artist Bob Fink and his work.
A showcase by Everett photographer Bob Fink — a major donor — was delayed due to his art, not his past, Schack leaders say.
In one case, settled for $150,000, a man who was allegedly fleeing said a deputy sheriff beat him senseless.
When MMA gym owner Jeremy Pidgeon was arrested, it unmasked decades of domestic violence, three women say.
Shockwaves from a shallow fault here could ravage bridges, schools and the water supply in Western Washington. Emergency planners want you to be ready.
At least 30,000 people in Snohomish County live on saturated soils and sediment that will behave like shaken liquid when a big earthquake hits.
An earthquake along the southern Whidbey Island fault reshaped the land some 2,700 years ago. Another big one is expected, and it could be devastating.
Resources to help get you, your family and home ready.
Chad Harris was a holdover from a Fire Marshal’s Office where inspectors were rumored to take midday naps. Then he got new bosses.
Video shows Daniel Lyons Scott, 27, at the front lines of the January riot in Washington, D.C.
The Port of Everett promised to paint two giant green cranes blue, then didn’t. The Bargreens took issue.