Stanwood

Bite-sized solar powers programs at two local nonprofits

Solar energy panels in Arlington will generate savings for organizations in Everett and Stanwood.

 

Some old Snohomish County road names are rural vestiges

Roads with names aren’t uncommon. Some of the older ones’ namesakes are legacies of local history.

 

Washington dairies struggle after trade wars and low prices

People are drinking less milk, but “It’s very hard to turn a cow off,” jokes one Stanwood dairyman.

 

Flooding closes roads in Arlington, Stanwood; snow in store?

The Stillaguamish, Snohomish and Skykomish rivers reached flood levels, but should dip Wednesday.

Caprice Deguzman takes photos of signs dedicated to her son, and crash survivor, Ryan Otero, after the signs were unveiled in the 27000 block of 15th Avenue NE on Friday in Arlington. Otero is paralyzed because of the wreck, which cost Mason Derrick his life 10 years ago. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Young lives honored 10 years after fatal crash near Stanwood

One teen died and another was paralyzed. On Friday, a plea to drive sober was posted at the site.

Caprice Deguzman takes photos of signs dedicated to her son, and crash survivor, Ryan Otero, after the signs were unveiled in the 27000 block of 15th Avenue NE on Friday in Arlington. Otero is paralyzed because of the wreck, which cost Mason Derrick his life 10 years ago. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Hearing examiner affirms: Crematorium allowed in Stanwood

A resident challenged the Stanwood hearing examiner’s decision. The request was denied.

After complaints and appeals, Stanwood crematorium approved

Owner William Dexter said he’s lost about $65,000 of business since the city halted construction.

Find comfort in cabins and yurts when camping in the cold

You don’t have to camp in a tent. There are more comfortable ways to enjoy the quiet joys of winter.

New berm will offer flood protection, views in Stanwood

The million-dollar project will protect a historic downtown stretch and will have a wide paved path.

Korea’s first and only astronaut shares her story in Stanwood

Yi So-yeon spent nine days aboard the International Space Station — then had a rough return landing on Earth.

Stanwood woman dies in car crash early Saturday morning

Micaela Parker, 33, was found deceased after her car veered off Lakewood Road and into a building.

Boardmember responds to allegations, minus a key complaint

Embattled Stanwood-Camano School Board director Al Schreiber defended his promotion of a candidate.

Fire District 7 levy failed; North County count still close

The North County Fire Authority was “cautiously optimistic” that their levy lift would pass.

Endorsement of non-candidate doesn’t affect school board race

The backing of Keith Pappas, who dropped out, created rancor in the Stanwood-Camano School Board race.

Wet hair, don’t care: Stanwood senior excels in pool and school

Stanwood High School senior Jetlynn Hau graduates this spring. She hopes to swim in college in 2020.

School board member steps down — just not the one accused

On Wednesday, parents had called for Stanwood-Camano school board president Al Schreiber to resign.

‘That’s it?’ Stanwood-Camano parents want answers

School district leaders said little to ease concerns about suspect campaign tactics.

Wednesday meeting to address Stanwood campaign allegations

The Stanwood-Camano School Board meeting is scheduled to begin at 8 a.m. at district headquarters.

Newcomers seek positions on Stanwood-Camano school board

Two veterans are defending their seats. A few first-time candidates hope to bring fresh perspective.

Stanwood-Camano parents call for board president resignation

The group accuses school board leader Al Schreiber of tinkering with upcoming board elections.

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