Lake Stevens

Contested Lake Stevens council race pits newcomer against vet

Michele Hampton chose to run against Kim Daughtry out of a belief in term limits.

Seattle businesses say Lake Stevens man flashed fake FBI badge

Fake online credentials were part of an elaborate scheme to rob Seattle businesses, police say.

Suspect in fatal crash wept at the news about his passenger

Police say they found drugs on the driver, who they suspect was driving while impaired.

Meth and heroin found on driver in Lake Stevens fatal crash

The suspect is under investigation for vehicular homicide and is suspected of driving while drugged.

Q&A with candidates running for Snohomish County Council

Republican incumbent Sam Low faces Democratic challenger Kristin Kelly in District 5.

County Council postpones vote on conservation programs

A decision on funding agricultural and water-quality programs will come after the budget process.

Lake Stevens’ Callow Road to be closed for two months for repairs

Callow Road is scheduled to close for two months, starting Monday, for sewer and sidewalk upgrades. A nearly one-mile stretch of the… Continue reading

Lake Stevens man injured by 50-foot fall near Leavenworth

The rescuers had to tie in to keep from falling due to the steep rugged terrain.

Funds up for council vote would aid conservation district

District stands to receive an extra $1 million each year, if the County Council gives its approval.

Old habits don’t stop when stop sign comes down

Bunk Foss Road at U.S. 2 off-ramp near Highway 9 gets safety upgrade, but safety concerns remain.

Boy Scouts celebrate 100 years through service

Over 1,600 Scouts took part in the Day of Service marking Mount Baker Council’s 100th anniversary.

Lake Stevens soldier places 2nd in Best Warrior Competition

Sgt. Grant Reimers spent “a long year” training and competing in the Army’s arduous competition.

It takes a gripe to get the attention of code enforcers

Four officers are investigating hundreds of cases each in Snohomish County’s unincorporated areas.

FCCLA students come home with medals

Students from Lake Stevens High School and Henry M. Jackson High School came home with medals from the Family, Career and Community Leaders of America… Continue reading

‘There kind of was a pause, and people started screaming’

Video: A Lake Stevens woman describes the chaos in Las Vegas — and considers herself lucky.

Now serving in Lake Stevens to fight hunger worldwide

Proceeds from Empty Bowls fundraiser Oct. 14 supports Lake Stevens Community Food Bank.

Georgia coach won’t say if Eason will regain starting QB spot

The former Lake Stevens star is still competing with freshman Fromm ahead of Saturday’s game.

Abby Beauchamp, who was born with a facial condition that has brought her negative attention for much of her life, is introduced to a room filled with three classes of fifth-graders at Hillcrest Elementary School in Lake Stevens, Friday. The kids are reading the book “Wonder,” which is about a child with a similar condition. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Marysville alumna asks students to not judge others’ looks

The elementary students read ‘Wonder,’ about a boy who looks different — a story she empathizes with.

Abby Beauchamp, who was born with a facial condition that has brought her negative attention for much of her life, is introduced to a room filled with three classes of fifth-graders at Hillcrest Elementary School in Lake Stevens, Friday. The kids are reading the book “Wonder,” which is about a child with a similar condition. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

A Democrat and Republican agree: Leave our signs alone!

County Council candidates send a joint message about the theft and vandalism of campaign signs.

Reeking of alcohol, driver ended young Snohomish man’s life

The man was sentenced Wednesday to 6-1/2 years for the fatal drunken-driving crash on Highway 9.