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Community sports roundup: Snohomish youth lacrosse team rolls

A team of third and fourth-graders kept its unbeaten year going after winning a tournament in Yakima.

 

Three US 2 repaving projects could bring lengthy delays

Summer brings the season of repaving and repairing. Here’s a list of WSDOT work for Snohomish County.

 

Snohomish woman ends fast that focused on plight of orcas

Lanni Johnson had urged elected leaders to embrace removing dams on Snake River as one solution.

 

If it’s got a rabbit on it, this Snohomish woman wants it

Cheryl Bryan was born five days after Easter in 1960 — and she’s loved bunnies ever since.

PAWS awaits approval for new shelter and wildlife center

The Progressive Animal Welfare Society hopes to move to Cathcart from its long-time home in Lynnwood.

Yoga for horses exists, and it’s exactly what you think it is

A Snohomish-area veterinarian teaches equine stretches important to health and performance.

The world’s best endurance athletes are coming to Snohomish

The Spartan US National Series obstacle course races return to the Northwest on Saturday.

Snohomish family, detained last month in Arizona, heads home

Held by Immigration and Customs Enforcement while on vacation, the Enriquez Olvera family has been released.

Yaaah! That’s hipster Gregr of ‘Nerd Talk’ you see around town

The morning host of radio station 107.7 The End has traded Seattle vibe for Snohomish family life.

Detectives asking for help to find missing Snohomish woman

Police found two vehicles that Sophia Piria, 32, may have used in Tulalip and Federal Way.

The Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill March 24, 1989, blackened hundreds of miles of coastline in Alaska’s Prince William Sound, devasting wildlife and altering lives in fishing communities for generations. (John Gaps III / Associated Press)

30 years after oil spill, he will never forget or forgive

A longtime Snohomish resident has written a book about her fisherman husband’s experience in Alaska.

The Exxon Valdez oil tanker spill March 24, 1989, blackened hundreds of miles of coastline in Alaska’s Prince William Sound, devasting wildlife and altering lives in fishing communities for generations. (John Gaps III / Associated Press)

Want to get into beekeeping? This teenager is ready to help

Brandon Wight works the shelves at the Snohomish Bee Co. He helps new hobbyists with their beehives.

Suspect filmed himself flying a stolen drone

Over $40,000 of equipment was taken from Snohomish-based DieHard RC. Most of it has been returned.

American roots band Low Lily to make a stop in Snohomish

The group mixes Irish, Scottish and bluegrass sounds, plus a “drop of pop influences as well.”

‘Nothing changes here,’ local Methodists vie for LGBTQ rights

A decision last month to strengthen bans on same-sex marriage caught area churches by surprise.

Happy Pi Day: the most mouthwatering math day of the year

Even if you can’t comprehend 3.14 to infinity, you can still have fun and eat pie.

Pilchuck Dam removal would clear the way for salmon

Backers of the fish-habitat project near Granite Falls have scheduled a March 19 open house.

Hear Snohomish sisters’ folk-rock band Saturday in Marysville

Hillary Grace and Kara Belle Fretland are the frontwomen of Fretland, playing March 9 in Marysville.

Herald Super Kid Elijah Beals, a senior at Glacier Peak High School, loves soccer and hopes to be a pastor. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Faith pointing the way to the future for Glacier Peak senior

With pastors for parents, Elijah Beals, 18, has a passion for people, soccer and all kinds of music.

Herald Super Kid Elijah Beals, a senior at Glacier Peak High School, loves soccer and hopes to be a pastor. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Legislators seek to reduce pollution by limiting plastic bags

The law would require stores to collect 10 cents for each recycled-content paper carryout bag.