Snohomish

Log truck and 5 other vehicles crash, blocking US 2

Troopers suspect a passenger vehicle crossed the center line and caused a head-on crash with the truck.

Stop signs added to dangerous ‘T’ intersection in Machias

Snohomish County workers have installed stop signs at a dangerous “T” intersection in the Machias area. Street Smarts readers over the years have expressed concerns… Continue reading

The Rev. David Sommer is the priest at St. Thomas Orthodox Church in Snohomish. On Sunday, the church will mark the Theophany of the Lord, the baptism of Jesus, with a water blessing at Blackman Lake. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

St. Thomas Orthodox Church in Snohomish observes an ancient faith

“There’s definitely a difference between this and a rock ’n’ roll church,” St. Thomas’ priest says.

The Rev. David Sommer is the priest at St. Thomas Orthodox Church in Snohomish. On Sunday, the church will mark the Theophany of the Lord, the baptism of Jesus, with a water blessing at Blackman Lake. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Snohomish GOP rep says he was sexually harassed at Capitol

Dan Kristiansen says it happened about a decade ago in Olympia. After he called her out, it ended.

Foundation raises record amount for schools

The Snohomish Education Foundation set a new record as it raised over $250,000 at its 2017 “Imagine… Igniting the Power of Learning” annual auction held… Continue reading

Snohomish freshman wrestler continues to defy odds

‘Hamoody’ Smith has overcome many obstacles in his life, but embraces challenges head on.

Community roundup: Hubby wins top girls wrestling tourney

Kiley Hubby traveled to California and came home a champion. The sophomore at Glacier Peak High School won her division at the Women’s West Coast… Continue reading

About expansion joint covers on US 2’s Pilchuck River Bridge

One lane has a reinforced concrete-type header instead of a plate. Both are used on other bridges.

Family plans search party for missing Snohomish man

A handful of possible sightings have given them hope that Henry Groeneveld can be found.

Credit union funds school projects

Inspirus Credit Union funded 21 school projects through www.donorschoose.org to mark Giving Tuesday, including three teacher requests in Snohomish County: New reading material, from Dr.… Continue reading

Roundabout coming to Highway 9 intersection

The Marysville-area highway project is one of several in line for federal funding.

Snohomish political gadfly John Patric, pictured with his typewriter and a bag that carried his self-published newsletter, is the subject of a five-part Everett Public Library podcast. It focuses on a 1958 Snohomish County Superior Court case in which Patric defended his sanity. (Courtesy: Everett Public Library)

In a podcast, the tale of a true Snohomish eccentric

The Everett Public Library revisits John Patric’s successful fight in 1958 to prove he wasn’t insane.

Snohomish political gadfly John Patric, pictured with his typewriter and a bag that carried his self-published newsletter, is the subject of a five-part Everett Public Library podcast. It focuses on a 1958 Snohomish County Superior Court case in which Patric defended his sanity. (Courtesy: Everett Public Library)

Police looking for leads in case of missing Snohomish man

Henry John Groeneveld, 63, was last seen on Monday, when he said something about going to “the river.”

Snohomish man, 63, missing from home since Monday

He left without his keys, wallet and phone, saying something about going to “the river.”

Motorcyclist killed in crash had high level of THC

A motorcyclist had more than eight times the legal limit of THC in his blood when he died in a crash earlier this… Continue reading

Jamie Copeland is a senior at Cedar Park Christian Schools’ Mountlake Terrace campus. She is a basketball player, ASB president, cheerleader and, of course, a Lion. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Cedar Park Christian senior stepping up to new challenges

Jamie Copeland’s academics include STEM studies, leadership, ASB activities, honor society.

Jamie Copeland is a senior at Cedar Park Christian Schools’ Mountlake Terrace campus. She is a basketball player, ASB president, cheerleader and, of course, a Lion. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Snohomish Kiwanis names Students of the Quarter

The Kiwanis Club of Snohomish recently awarded its Students of the Quarter honors to students in the Snohomish School District. Honored were Thomas Cooley and… Continue reading

Snohomish residents get their first view of new government

In the packed meeting, one outgoing councilman urged folks to stay involved.

Man who made bomb claim after Highway 9 crash is charged

A competency evaluation has been ordered for a driver who claimed there was a bomb in his vehicle.