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FILE - In this Aug. 28, 1963 file photo, the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., head of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference, speaks to thousands during his "I Have a Dream" speech in front of the Lincoln Memorial for the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, in Washington. A new documentary “MLK/FBI,” shows how FBI director J. Edgar Hoover used the full force of his federal law enforcement agency to attack King and his progressive, nonviolent cause. That included wiretaps, blackmail and informers, trying to find dirt on King. (AP Photo/File)

Celebrating Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in a time of tumult

Community leaders Daria Willis and April Berg are finding new ways to honor King during COVID-19.

 

$300 unemployment supplement headed to bank accounts

The Federal Pandemic Unemployment Compensation will be available for up to 11 weeks.

 

Volunteers load a car with food during a drive-through event for families in need called the “Colors of Fall” at the Darrington Food Bank on Monday, Nov. 23, 2020 in Darrington, Washington. Stops along the drive-thru provided hand sanitizer, masks, food boxes, assistance information for those that need help with early learning, utilities, mental health, etc.  (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

In Darrington, anyone in need got a turkey and the fixings

“Colors of Fall” distributed food and resources to more than 200 cars on Monday.

 

Rain, flooding to persist through Friday, could clear Sunday

Rain, flooding to persist through Friday, could clear Sunday

Saturated soils led to widespread urban flooding Thursday, closing roads and submerging fields.

Rain, flooding to persist through Friday, could clear Sunday

Lynnwood boy, 14, identified as youth killed on Highway 99

He tried to run across the highway, but was struck by a Ford pickup, police said.

Gallery: Everett’s Colors of Freedom Fourth of July Parade

Gallery: Everett’s Colors of Freedom Fourth of July Parade

Hundreds gather to watch Everett’s Colors of Freedom Fourth of July parade downtown on Thursday.

Gallery: Everett’s Colors of Freedom Fourth of July Parade

Council OKs bonuses to entice police officers to Everett

The Everett Police Department now is able to offer some officers more of a reason to choose Everett. On Wednesday, the City Council… Continue reading

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