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Unused running medals get new meaning, for essential workers

Unused running medals get new meaning, for essential workers

An Everett company wants to recognize nurses, first-responders and others, with proceeds going to charity.

Unused running medals get new meaning, for essential workers
Two Democrats enter race for Jared Mead’s state House seat

Two Democrats enter race for Jared Mead’s state House seat

Anne Anderson and April Berg revved up campaigns this week. Republican Mark James was already in the running.

Two Democrats enter race for Jared Mead’s state House seat
Paine Field to get a paltry amount of airport stimulus money

Paine Field to get a paltry amount of airport stimulus money

Federal grants are based on 2018 passenger counts. Unfortunately, Everett passenger service began in 2019.

Paine Field to get a paltry amount of airport stimulus money

Snohomish woman identified after deadly motorcycle crash

The woman, 61, had been riding with friends when she lost control of the motorcycle, authorities said.

Eight easy rules for putting on your own comedy show at home

Eight easy rules for putting on your own comedy show at home

Comedians Blake Kiltoff and Kate Carlson Carlsen turn their jobs into a game you can play with your kids.

Eight easy rules for putting on your own comedy show at home
Grounded at home, Snohomish’s Fretland releases new music

Grounded at home, Snohomish’s Fretland releases new music

The Americana band’s songs have been streamed a combined 250,000 times on all platforms.

Grounded at home, Snohomish’s Fretland releases new music
Final farewells continue, but few are allowed to say goodbye

Final farewells continue, but few are allowed to say goodbye

Rules for funerals limit attendees to immediate family. In Darrington, a memorial tradition is on hold.

Final farewells continue, but few are allowed to say goodbye
Drink This: Distillery switches from gin to hand sanitizer

Drink This: Distillery switches from gin to hand sanitizer

Lynnwood’s Temple Distilling is now making the alcohol-based cleaner — but you can still order spirits.

Drink This: Distillery switches from gin to hand sanitizer
Snohomish County manufacturers sew 27,000 masks for nurses
Snohomish County manufacturers sew 27,000 masks for nurses
Weeks after schools close, some are logging back in to learn

Weeks after schools close, some are logging back in to learn

Districts across the state are expected to offer online learning. Locally, those plans differ.

Weeks after schools close, some are logging back in to learn
Not everything is closed as businesses evolve to stay alive

Not everything is closed as businesses evolve to stay alive

Places are offering curbside pick-up and online orders and are banding together to draw wary customers.

Not everything is closed as businesses evolve to stay alive
Snohomish County restaurants struggle to adapt to shutdown

Snohomish County restaurants struggle to adapt to shutdown

They must cope with shortages of take-out containers, steep online ordering fees and lost revenue from alcohol.

Snohomish County restaurants struggle to adapt to shutdown
COVID-19 outbreak puts venue owners in a fight for survival

COVID-19 outbreak puts venue owners in a fight for survival

Some Snohomish County theaters and nightclubs are turning to live-streaming and online fundraisers.

COVID-19 outbreak puts venue owners in a fight for survival
Iris Drive’s show goes from Lake Stevens bar to Facebook

Iris Drive’s show goes from Lake Stevens bar to Facebook

You can hear the country-rock band in a live stream at 7 p.m. Saturday. Donations benefit FareStart.

Iris Drive’s show goes from Lake Stevens bar to Facebook
Gallery: Life in transition in Snohomish

Gallery: Life in transition in Snohomish

The day after the governor ordered the closure of many businesses, people in Snohomish made adjustments.

Gallery: Life in transition in Snohomish
Snohomish grad trains fellow Seabees

Snohomish grad trains fellow Seabees

By Rick Burke Navy Office of Community Outreach Petty Officer 1st Class Henry Pugh III, a native of Snohomish, builds and fights around the world… Continue reading

Snohomish grad trains fellow Seabees
Oliver Gonzalez (left) in for a tasting talks with Mara Funk Sunday afternoon at JP Trodden in Maltby on October 6, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Breweries redouble cleaning regimens amid viral outbreak

Cleanliness is a big part of the beer-making process, and that’s more true than ever during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Oliver Gonzalez (left) in for a tasting talks with Mara Funk Sunday afternoon at JP Trodden in Maltby on October 6, 2019. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
Drink this: Snohomish brewers collab on IPA for open house

Drink this: Snohomish brewers collab on IPA for open house

The 10th annual Washington Beer Open House is Feb. 29. Here is a list of local breweries participating.

Drink this: Snohomish brewers collab on IPA for open house
Chris Walsh and his wife, Carol, talk outside the Delta Rehabilitation Center about their plans to close the care facility long known as the Snohomish Chalet. Chris is the owner and administrator of the nursing home that cares for people with severe brain injuries. Carol has worked as a nurse there for many years. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Delta Rehabilitation, home to brain injury victims, to close

“There’s no replacement,” head of care facility agency says of place once known as Snohomish Chalet.

Chris Walsh and his wife, Carol, talk outside the Delta Rehabilitation Center about their plans to close the care facility long known as the Snohomish Chalet. Chris is the owner and administrator of the nursing home that cares for people with severe brain injuries. Carol has worked as a nurse there for many years. (Dan Bates / The Herald)
Dan Bates / The Herald                                 Contractor Rob Enge (left) attaches a chain to a roll of heavy cable as Kody Brooks approaches to help carry it with a tractor Tuesday outside the Snohomish Carnegie Library The original building begins to look more and more like it did before an annex was added in the 1960s.

Annex removed from Snohomish’s 100-year-old Carnegie library

The brick structure was attached to the library in the late 1960s. Workers tore it down Tuesday.

Dan Bates / The Herald                                 Contractor Rob Enge (left) attaches a chain to a roll of heavy cable as Kody Brooks approaches to help carry it with a tractor Tuesday outside the Snohomish Carnegie Library The original building begins to look more and more like it did before an annex was added in the 1960s.
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