Snohomish

Snohomish Farmers Market kicks off the season of local food

Take your shopping outside now with more than a dozen options opening for the summer.

You’re un-fired: US House chaplain gets his job back

The Rev. Patrick Conroy, a Snohomish County native, had sent a caustic letter to Speaker Paul Ryan.

Police seek woman suspected of stealing packages

The two thefts occurred March 16 in Everett and April 3 in Snohomish.

Bill Bates, former editor, publisher of Snohomish Tribune, dies

The small-town newspaperman found at midlife a new passion in mountaineering.

Alex Frazier works to hang senior pets portraits at Fred Meyer in Snohomish. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Seniors help paint portraits of shelter animals

The works are hung in various locations and are available for sale to benefit the aspiring pets.

Alex Frazier works to hang senior pets portraits at Fred Meyer in Snohomish. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)
Crackpot Comedy Cavalcade members Bill Dewey and Nancy Dewey work through a skit in an improv class at the Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater in Snohomish. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Improv comedy in Snohomish — for introverts and the humble

An eclectic crew of amateurs meets weekly to act out in a safe space and maybe build confidence.

Crackpot Comedy Cavalcade members Bill Dewey and Nancy Dewey work through a skit in an improv class at the Tim Noah Thumbnail Theater in Snohomish. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

At this stage of life, she’s ready for anything

Glacier Peak High School senior Freja Jorgensen was drawn to theater early on.

Instead of top high school athletes, STEM students shine

Letter of intent signing day uplifts science, technology, engineering and mathematics ace students.

Death of toddler who fell off mower ruled an accident

There were no indications that drugs or alcohol were involved.

Snohomish Education Foundation raises $72K at breakfast

The Snohomish Education Foundation raised over $72,000 at its annual fundraising breakfast, a record amount. Over 250 guests attended the event, held March 29 at… Continue reading

U.S. House chaplain, a Snohomish County native, forced out

Politics might have been behind the ouster of the Rev. Patrick Conroy by Speaker Paul Ryan.

Snohomish on the Rocks celebrates local craft distilleries

The seventh-annual event is Saturday in the farmlands outside of town.

3-year-old dies after falling from mower near Snohomish

He was riding with his father. It appears to have been a tragic accident, the sheriff’s office said.

Red Cross volunteers to install smoke alarms for free

The goal is to improve the safety of communities at high risk for fires.

Drowsy driver crashes into empty downtown Snohomish store

The driver and a passenger only had minor scratches after plowing into the recently vacated shop.

Students’ eye-opening journey: ‘How much we take for granted’

They spent their spring break on a service trip to Haiti. Now they’re packing meals to send there.

North Machias Road bridge down to one lane until fixes made

A bridge south of Lake Stevens remains at one lane of travel after a heavy truck damaged the structure in a crash earlier this month.… Continue reading