Stanwood

It’s lunch and war stories as two WWII pilots finally meet

One flew in Europe, the other in the Pacific. A Stanwood veterans event brought them together.

Marysville woman identified in fatal Stanwood crash

She was Patti S. Roodzant, 60, the medical examiner confirms.

Pedestrian struck and killed on I-5 near Stanwood

The man was walking in a northbound lane of the freeway.

Pageants, roller derby, archaeology interest Stanwood teen

Laela Leyva recently competed in a National American Miss pageant and does sports year-round.

Kayak Point Golf Course to close Oct. 21, but could reopen

Snohomish County hopes to find another contractor after the current one had trouble keeping the course profitable.

One dead, one hurt in fiery crash near Stanwood

One vehicle rolled off of the road into a grove of trees and caught fire, killing the driver.

Hand saw found near body of Stanwood man shot by deputy

The man, 43, was killed in a police shooting, after Snohomish County deputies responded to a 911 call.

Big raises now may mean deficits later for public schools

District leaders and teachers will push lawmakers for changes to stabilize budgets and avoid layoffs.

Man shot to death in confrontation with police in Stanwood

The man’s girlfriend told 911 he had a weapon and had assaulted her.

School on Monday: Stanwood teacher contract ends uncertainty

“It’s hard to explain to a 5-year-old when they don’t understand what a strike is,” one mom said.

Stanwood district, teachers settle; school starts Monday

After an earlier premature announcement, very late Thursday the district said it indeed had a deal.

School canceled for third day in Stanwood-Camano district

Bargaining teams planned to work into Wednesday night to find a resolution.

No school Wednesday; Stanwood teacher strike continues

Teachers picketed Tuesday, which was to be the first day of classes in Stanwood and Camano Island.

With no deal, schools not open Tuesday in Stanwood-Camano

Talks continue in Monroe, while an agreement was reached late Monday in Arlington.

Without contracts, teachers in three districts might strike

The lack of deals may disrupt the start of classes in Arlington, Monroe and Stanwood-Camano schools.

A European style fountain, multiple outbuildings and lawn sculptures dot the landscape of the old Silvana Schoolhouse. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

This quirky century-old schoolhouse is yours for $695,000

The two-acre property on the Stillaguamish River in Silvana includes a replica Old West town.

A European style fountain, multiple outbuildings and lawn sculptures dot the landscape of the old Silvana Schoolhouse. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Cheer squads attend summer camps to hone skills

Local high school cheerleaders participated in Universal Cheerleaders Association camps this summer and earned recognition. Teens attended UCA camps at the University of Puget Sound,… Continue reading

Some deals are done, but threat of teacher strikes remains

With contracts set to expire Friday, it’s crunch time for districts and unions to reach agreements.

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