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‘Voice of Everett’ receives Herald’s top Emerging Leader award

‘Voice of Everett’ receives Herald’s top Emerging Leader award

Julio Cortes, 34, brings ‘passion and fearlessness to uplift our community.’

‘Voice of Everett’ receives Herald’s top Emerging Leader award
A ‘mother interested in helping kids’ hopes to end stereotypes

A ‘mother interested in helping kids’ hopes to end stereotypes

Edmonds activist and consultant Courtney Wooten advocates for children throughout Snohomish County.

A ‘mother interested in helping kids’ hopes to end stereotypes
In Everett, he’s found a home base for countywide involvement

In Everett, he’s found a home base for countywide involvement

Julio Cortes made a difference at Cocoon House and now works to promote the city and the region.

In Everett, he’s found a home base for countywide involvement
He’s always among the first to step up and volunteer

He’s always among the first to step up and volunteer

When Clothes For Kids needed a new heating system, Craig Olson donated one and had it installed.

He’s always among the first to step up and volunteer
He helps veterans achieve their educational and career goals

He helps veterans achieve their educational and career goals

Chester Curtis helped raise money to open a center that serves veterans and their families.

He helps veterans achieve their educational and career goals

Cuts, coronavirus create concealed-carry license backlog

More than 2,000 people await permits as applications to the sheriff’s office have increased in June.

Where will the West Alderwood light rail station be? It’s TBD

It will be west of Alderwood mall, but Link to Everett is years away, so the exact site isn’t settled.

Edmonds to use $1 million from CARES Act for relief programs

Money is being earmarked for individuals and small businesses.

Black authors, racial justice focus of YWCA’s little library

Black authors, racial justice focus of YWCA’s little library

“This will maybe start some courageous conversations,” says one woman at the ribbon cutting in Lynnwood.

Black authors, racial justice focus of YWCA’s little library
Head to the mall for ‘normal-ish’ good time — and Baby Yoda fix

Head to the mall for ‘normal-ish’ good time — and Baby Yoda fix

Stores are open at Everett and Alderwood malls and the outlets in Tulalip. But new rules apply.

Head to the mall for ‘normal-ish’ good time — and Baby Yoda fix
Students lead Juneteenth march, seek change at their schools

Students lead Juneteenth march, seek change at their schools

Black student union groups in the Edmonds district organized the event, and the county issued a resolution.

Students lead Juneteenth march, seek change at their schools
Survivor of triple-fatality crash sues trucking companies

Survivor of triple-fatality crash sues trucking companies

The lawsuit alleges that a trailer parked backward near Alderwood mall led to the death of three teens.

Survivor of triple-fatality crash sues trucking companies

Free COVID-19 testing coming to Lynnwood

The tests will be offered in the parking lot of a local food bank on Thursday.

Waxes and haircuts: Getting pretty involves new rules

Waxes and haircuts: Getting pretty involves new rules

Salons are busy styling and removing hair in Phase 2. But no more wine or magazines for clients.

Waxes and haircuts: Getting pretty involves new rules

Why are manhole covers in the road, where tires go over them?

It’s expensive to relocate an entire sewer or stormwater system when the world above them shifts.

Amazon innovation contest serves six Snohomish County cities

Amazon innovation contest serves six Snohomish County cities

Got a good idea? Arlington, Bothell, Edmonds, Everett, Lynnwood or Marysville residents can enter.

Amazon innovation contest serves six Snohomish County cities
Expect hybrid classes at colleges and universities this fall

Expect hybrid classes at colleges and universities this fall

Higher-ed institutions in Snohomish County are planning a combination of online and in-person learning.

Expect hybrid classes at colleges and universities this fall
Alderwood mall in Lynnwood opens to shoppers on Tuesday

Alderwood mall in Lynnwood opens to shoppers on Tuesday

It becomes the first regional mall in King or Snohomish counties to reopen under Phase 2.

Alderwood mall in Lynnwood opens to shoppers on Tuesday
Protests continue as Inslee backs review of police actions

Protests continue as Inslee backs review of police actions

Governor says armed citizens in front of stores, like in Snohomish, makes a volatile situation worse

Protests continue as Inslee backs review of police actions
The drive-thru at Chick-Fil-A is open for business in Marysville on May 21. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

In the chicken sandwich wars, Chick-fil-A fans go bonkers

Is it FOMO — Fear of Missing Out — that makes us crave battered and breaded fun on a bun?

The drive-thru at Chick-Fil-A is open for business in Marysville on May 21. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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