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Good grades net Lake Stevens teen $2,500 from Navy Exchange

Naval Station Everett on Aug. 21 presented Bianca Brightwell with a $2,500 savings bond for maintaining straight-A’s. The Navy Exchange’s A-OK Student Reward Program encourages… Continue reading

School leaders serve community before classes resume

principals, assistant principals, managers, directors — volunteer to help a… Continue reading

Y gives Casino Road kids free swim lessons

“These lessons are critical to ensuring kids are safe and have fun in the water.”

Children of the cornhole gather for fundraising tournament

Proceeds from Taste Edmonds events benefited the Edmonds Chamber of Commerce.

U.S. Army promotes Kamiak grad to major

U.S. Army Maj. Nicole Abeyta was recently promoted to that rank from the rank of captain at a ceremony held at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.… Continue reading

Teens who serve honored with Kiwanis scholarships

The record-breaking $24,000 in awards went to 11 Edmonds School District seniors.

Longtime Arlington volunteer honored by mayor

Anna Pritchard has volunteered in the Arlington community since 1988.

Mutts strut their stuff at annual day for dogs in Everett

There was a special guest appearance by Noodle, who experienced Internet stardom as a puppy.

Elks donate school supplies to military kids

The Everett Elks donated 50 backpacks filled with school supplies to children of active duty military parents. The National Guard Family Program has a family… Continue reading

Foundation awards $44K to Snohomish school programs

The grants will benefit computer science classes and tuition waivers for a summer academy.

Group honors county’s Breastfeeding Friendly Employers

The companies will be recognized at an annual fall conference.

Everett man earns Navy warfare specialist certificate

U.S. Navy CTR 2nd Class Benjamin Mizuo, from Everett, recently earned his Enlisted Information Warfare Specialist certificate. Mizuo is assigned to USS Gerald R. Ford… Continue reading

Local students earn WWU scholarships

One is a math major, the other will study journalism.

Local teens win college-sponsored National Merit scholarships

Students qualified for the program based on their scores on the 2016 Preliminary SAT.

EvCC math student wins scholarship

He was one of 12 scholarship recipients out of a nationwide applicant pool of more than 1,000.

Port Gardner ‘gabber’ goes on semifinals for speech contest

He is vying for one of 10 spots in the World Championship of Public Speaking.

Arlington alum graduates from Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Kaleb Anderson graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Anderson is the son of Daniel… Continue reading

Newest EdCC student trustee is a driven leader, volunteer

She was appointed by Gov. Jay Inslee to serve through June 2019.