Stanwood

Monroe approves ATVs on city streets, with rules

It’s part of a statewide effort to boost tourism in rural areas and expand recreation.

 

Work begins on new Stanwood high school

A public groundbreaking ceremony is set for Wednesday, with work preparing the site starting in June.

 

At the conclusion of his talk, 95-year-old Dick Nelms, who flew 35 missions in B-17 bombers in World War II, tips his cap to appreciative fellow military pilots at the Stanwood Eagles Thursday. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Step into ‘a wonderful comradeship’ of military fliers

The Stanwood gathering recently hosted Dick Nelms, 95, who flew 35 missions into Germany during WWII.

At the conclusion of his talk, 95-year-old Dick Nelms, who flew 35 missions in B-17 bombers in World War II, tips his cap to appreciative fellow military pilots at the Stanwood Eagles Thursday. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Cloaked in ice, Snohomish County’s volcano is a future danger

The U.S. Geological Survey says Glacier Peak poses a “very high threat” and needs better monitoring.

National Merit scholarship winners

The following students won $2,500 National Merit Scholarships: Kaylea Agate, of Bothell (Inglemoor High School); Hannah Grierson, Stanwood High School; Noah Lin, of Mill Creek… Continue reading

Camano Island tour is a chance to visit 32 artist studios

The event, now in its 20th year, has grown to five days over two weekends beginning Friday.

Marine Drive landslide work will bring a 12-mile detour

Crews will work on an area south of Stanwood this summer where the embankment gave way last fall.

Stanwood alum graduates from Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Joshua Murrell graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Murrell earned distinction as an honor… Continue reading

New support group for those whose loved ones battle opioids

“I remember when my dad told me that every time our family member relapses, we relapse.”

Stanwood a close second in Hi-Q national showdown

Stanwood High School finished in a close second place in the national Hi-Q championship, held virtually against teams from Pennyslvania, Alabama and Wisconsin. A Pennsylvania… Continue reading

Swish: Police officers fix hoops at Stanwood complex

Stanwood Police officers were at the Housing Hope apartments in Stanwood doing some checks. Sgt. Greg Sanders and Deputy Greg Rasar noticed that the basketball… Continue reading

When he’s not legislating, Nate Nehring’s a tireless volunteer

He tutors, volunteers at a summer camp and food bank, and was invited to join the Gospel Mission board.

Police quietly disarming gun owners who appear dangerous

Officers in Everett, Marysville, Monroe and elsewhere have gone to court to remove guns from homes.

Stanwood Raccoons rock reading challenge

A Brier team was a close second in the annual Sno-Isle Libraries reading trivia challenge.