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Mike Thomas (6) owner of the Everett Royals, shares a laugh after practice at Archbishop Murphy High School on February 2, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Semi-pro football team pushes players to succeed off the field

The Everett Royals “do everything it takes to make sure that players are not struggling.”

Mike Thomas (6) owner of the Everett Royals, shares a laugh after practice at Archbishop Murphy High School on February 2, 2022 in Everett, Washington. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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Photography: the extracurricular shots

Herald photographers are out and about, capturing scenes from across Snohomish County.

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The Seattle Sounders’ Xavier Arreaga fights with Nashville’s Hany Mukhtar for the ball during the opening game of the 2022 season against Nashville SC on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022, at Lumen Field in Seattle, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

Sounders open 2022 season with loss to Nashville SC

The Seattle Sounders fell to Nashville SC by a score of 1-0 in their opening game of the 2022 season Sunday night at Lumen Field… Continue reading

The Seattle Sounders’ Xavier Arreaga fights with Nashville’s Hany Mukhtar for the ball during the opening game of the 2022 season against Nashville SC on Sunday, Feb. 27, 2022, at Lumen Field in Seattle, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Members of the Skagit River System Cooperative circle a net to temporarily catch and count fish in the restored estuary of Leque Island near Stanwood. (Chuck Taylor / The Herald) 20210817

Near Stanwood, thousands of fish discover a restored estuary

A $6 million project at Leque Island is already seeing “overwhelmingly positive” signs of a healthier ecosystem.

Members of the Skagit River System Cooperative circle a net to temporarily catch and count fish in the restored estuary of Leque Island near Stanwood. (Chuck Taylor / The Herald) 20210817
Airport workers watch as an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 embarks on the first 737 flight out of Paine Field Airport Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022, in Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

Alaska launches Boeing 737 service at Paine Field in Everett

Until now, the airline has employed smaller Embraer jets. It’s a sign of greater demand for travel to Phoenix and Las Vegas.

Airport workers watch as an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737 embarks on the first 737 flight out of Paine Field Airport Thursday, Feb. 17, 2022, in Everett, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Diane Altman Jennings combs through a photo book with images from her father’s life Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022, in Baring, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

Pacific Crest Trail angels offered refuge for 20 years in Baring

Jerry and Andrea Dinsmore helped thousands of hikers, sometimes saving lives. She died in 2017. Jerry followed this month.

Diane Altman Jennings combs through a photo book with images from her father’s life Thursday, Feb. 10, 2022, in Baring, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
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Photography: the extracurricular shots

Herald photographers are out and about, capturing scenes from across Snohomish County.

Images by Herald photographers
Everett’s Lillian Thompson splits the Mountlake Terrace defense Friday evening in Everett, Washington on February 11, 2022.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

GALLERY: Everett girls down Terrace in 3A districts

The Seagulls advanced to the 3A District 1 Tournament semifinals with a 66-37 win on Friday night.

Everett’s Lillian Thompson splits the Mountlake Terrace defense Friday evening in Everett, Washington on February 11, 2022.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Everett Historic Theatre manager Curt Shriner on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022 in Everett. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Ticket sales lag, but show goes on at Historic Everett Theatre

After months of canceled shows and “pure fear” during the pandemic, local entertainment venues are trying to rebound.

Everett Historic Theatre manager Curt Shriner on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022 in Everett. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Lake Stevens’ Cori Wilcox records a block down low against Kamiak Monday, Feb. 7, 2022, at Lake Stevens High School in Lake Stevens, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

GALLERY: Lake Stevens beats Kamiak to clinch Wesco 4A title

The Lake Stevens girls basketball team downed Kamiak 84-51 on senior night Monday at Lake Stevens High School in Lake Stevens, Washington.… Continue reading

Lake Stevens’ Cori Wilcox records a block down low against Kamiak Monday, Feb. 7, 2022, at Lake Stevens High School in Lake Stevens, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Lake Stevens’ Kael Anderson pins Jackson’s Jonah Justice to win during the 4A sub-regional wrestling meet at Henry M. Jackson High School on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

GALLERY: Wesco 4A sub-regional boys wrestling

Powerhouse Lake Stevens rolls to the team title as the path to the state tournament begins.

Lake Stevens’ Kael Anderson pins Jackson’s Jonah Justice to win during the 4A sub-regional wrestling meet at Henry M. Jackson High School on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2022 in Everett, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Snohomish’s Jada Anderson passes to the baseline against Everett Monday, Jan. 31, 2022, at Snohomish High School in Snohomish, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)

GALLERY: Snohomish tops Everett in Wesco 3A/2A basketball clash

Ella Gallatin scored 17 points and the Panthers ended Everett’s six-game winning streak.

Snohomish’s Jada Anderson passes to the baseline against Everett Monday, Jan. 31, 2022, at Snohomish High School in Snohomish, Washington. (Ryan Berry / The Herald)
Members of Master David F. Leong Dragon and Lion Dance Group bring in the Lunar New Year in Edmonds, Washington on January 29, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

First Lunar New Year in Edmonds

The City of Edmonds celebrated its first-ever Lunar New Year (also known as Chinese New Year) Saturday, January 29, 2022. Although the official start date… Continue reading

Members of Master David F. Leong Dragon and Lion Dance Group bring in the Lunar New Year in Edmonds, Washington on January 29, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Jackson's Lindyn Solis bowls during a match against Everett on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022 in Lynnwood, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Jackson's Lindyn Solis bowls during a match against Everett on Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2022 in Lynnwood, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Lake Stevens' Tyler Fouts lifts Glacier Peak's Gil Mossburg during wrestling on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022 in Snohomish, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Lake Stevens' Tyler Fouts lifts Glacier Peak's Gil Mossburg during wrestling on Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022 in Snohomish, Washington. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Arlington's David Forslof, left, faces on with Stanwood's Lane Ovenell in the 132lb weight class at Stanwood High School Thursday evening in Stanwood, Washington on January 6, 2022. The Spartans defeated the Eagles 50-21.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

GALLERY: Stanwood wrestlers retain ‘Battle of the Bull’

The Spartans top rival Arlington 50-21 to capture the annual rivalry trophy for the seventh straight time.

Arlington's David Forslof, left, faces on with Stanwood's Lane Ovenell in the 132lb weight class at Stanwood High School Thursday evening in Stanwood, Washington on January 6, 2022. The Spartans defeated the Eagles 50-21.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Portland's James Stefan controls the puck with Everett's Olen Zellweger, left, and Everett's Niko Huuhtanen trailing Saturday evening at the Angel of the Winds Arena on January 1, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Silvertips rally late, fall to Winterhawks in shootout

Everett scores twice in the final five minutes to force overtime, but can’t complete the big comeback in a 7-6 loss.

Portland's James Stefan controls the puck with Everett's Olen Zellweger, left, and Everett's Niko Huuhtanen trailing Saturday evening at the Angel of the Winds Arena on January 1, 2022. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Addisyn Hager, 11, and James Hager take to the slopes of Forest Park Sunday afternoon in Everett on December 26, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Addisyn Hager, 11, and James Hager take to the slopes of Forest Park Sunday afternoon in Everett on December 26, 2021.  (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Students from Tony Grider's 11th grade class walk through the town on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021 in Skykomish, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Internet’s ‘final frontier’: Broadband is coming to Skykomish!

The mountain town today limps along with poky phone-line connections. But there’s this fiber-optic cable …

Students from Tony Grider's 11th grade class walk through the town on Tuesday, Dec. 14, 2021 in Skykomish, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)
Nicole Vandeputte and Emma Atkinson with Adopt A Stream look for spawning salmon in a newly redirected section of the Olaf Strad tributary on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 in Arlington, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

At this newly-built Arlington stream, the coho have arrived

It offers some brief respite, but the journey through civilization’s waterways is still difficult.

Nicole Vandeputte and Emma Atkinson with Adopt A Stream look for spawning salmon in a newly redirected section of the Olaf Strad tributary on Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2021 in Arlington, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)