Man hit by cars, killed trying to cross I-5 near Stanwood

A 35-year-old Stanwood man died Sunday after being hit by several vehicles.

A new era for swimmers, boaters is launched at Wenberg Park

The popular park is now fully open after major construction cut off access for much of boating season.

Mother found ‘healing’ in work with the disabled community

Kinder Smoots runs Eagle Wings disAbility Ministries. The nonprofit serves more than 2,200 people.

Free clinic provides ‘healing and hope for the hurting’

The only free medical care between Seattle and Canada is at Safe Harbor Clinic in Stanwood.

The fire department is a second home for Stanwood junior

Jessie Bartlett plans to become a third-generation firefighter.

Woman who served time for vehicular assault arrested on DUI

Lab tests found the woman had consumed oxycodone, cocaine, methamphetamine and ecstasy.

Rotary honors students from Stanwood-Camano schools

The Rotary Club of Stanwood-Camano Island recently honored its Students of the Quarter: Tryoten Mangold and Audrey McDermott from Elger Bay Elementary School, Christian Banuelos-Ornelas… Continue reading

Drink this: New brew named for Ale Spike’s move near airfield

The company shut down its bottleshop in Stanwood and opened a brewery on Camano Island.

Shopping with heart: Holiday gifts that make a difference

Check out bazaars and craft fairs in Snohomish County that raise money for charitable causes.

District 10 GOP representatives battle to keep their seats

Norma Smith and Dave Hayes face strong challengers in Democrats Scott McMullen and Dave Paul.

‘Rock star’ pastor and Stanwood native dies at 85

The Rev. Eugene Peterson wrote “The Message,” a bestselling idiomatic translation of the Bible.

Test scores: Math still a struggle; science turnout low

There was a new science test in spring 2018. It’s not yet required to graduate, so many didn’t take it.

Legal community rallies behind a challenger in judicial race

Sitting judges usually face no opposition, but this year’s race in Cascade District Court is different.

Stanwood voters to consider annexing into North County Fire

If the measure passes, homeowners would pay fire/EMS taxes to the fire authority instead of the city.

Anonymous youth survey to tackle tough topics

The state Healthy Youth Survey, given every other year, is scheduled for this month. It is optional.

Pumpkins to fly from trebuchets during Camano fundraiser

The Camano Pumpkin Project at Kristoferson Farm this weekend will raise money for six charities.

Myths were busted when 1,500 equestrians were surveyed

Snohomish County’s Horses Count shows a desire for more trails and camping areas for riders.

Early parole denied for man who raped, killed Stanwood girl

David Dodge, now 38, minimized his crimes in a review hearing about his potential freedom.

This time, no leniency in court for child sex predator

John Anthony Alves drugged and molested boys in Snohomish County shortly after his release from prison.