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ORCA places third at Orca Bowl

A team from Everett Community College’s Ocean Research College Academy (ORCA) for area high school teens finished third in the annual Orca Bowl, held Feb.… Continue reading

Army Reserve soldiers partner with Marysville school

The U.S. Army Reserve’s 364th Sustainment Command (Expeditionary) is partnering with Shoultes Elementary School in Marysville. A signing ceremony was held Feb. 22 at the… Continue reading

Guilds ring up sales, donations to aid children’s health care

Several checks were presented at the January and February meetings of Providence General Children’s Association. Guild 15 presented a check for $4,000 representing proceeds from… Continue reading

Sheriff’s Office hands out awards

The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office recognized 200 employees, volunteers and citizens at its annual awards ceremony March 6. Two citizens received the Citizen Medal of… Continue reading

New books donated to Edmonds schools highlight diversity

The Edmonds Diversity Commission donated children’s books to local elementary schools that focus on themes of diversity, equity and inclusion. The donation came after an… Continue reading

Rotary Club of Everett honors outstanding seniors

The Rotary Club of Everett honored its February Students of the Month: Parker Leland, Everett High School, plans to study global health studies at Whitman… Continue reading

Sky Valley honors its own

Civic and nonprofit groups in Sultan, Gold Bar, Index and Skykomish gather to recognize volunteers.

U.S. Air Force Airman Everett L. Dunham

Dunham graduates from basic military training

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

U.S. Air Force Airman Everett L. Dunham
U.S. Air Force Airman Mishayla R. Psaradelis

Psaradelis graduates from basic military training

U.S. Air Force Airman Mishayla Psaradelis graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio. Psaradelis is the daughter of Harold Phillips… Continue reading

U.S. Air Force Airman Mishayla R. Psaradelis

Rotary honors Educators of the Month at Terrace schools

The Rotary Club of Alderwood-Terrace named James Wilson, a Mountlake Terrace High School science teacher, its February Rotary Educator of the Month. Interim Principal Greg… Continue reading

Lynnwood Police hand out awards

Lynnwood Police Chief Tom Davis presented the department’s annual awards during a Feb. 12 City Council meeting. Recipients were selected by their peers. Rookie of… Continue reading

Students gather food, blankets for those in need

Hilltop Elementary School held an annual canned food drive and brought in over 2,900 cans for the Lynnwood Food Bank. Since mid-October, 22 Edmonds School… Continue reading

Band director is tops in region

Kate Labiak, band​ director at College Place Middle School, was recently named the Sno-King Music Educators Educator of the Year. Send submissions for Way to… Continue reading

Orchestra teacher heads state music group

Edmonds-Woodway High School orchestra director Karen Helseth has been elected as the next president of the Washington Music Educators Association. WMEA represents over 1,500 music… Continue reading

Plant sale features students’ pollinator art

Award-winning work is now on display at Everett coffee shop.

Robotics teams from Everett earn awards

The FIRST Lego League Western Washington Championship was held Feb. 11 in Kent. The Not So Mad Scientists Team 6788, an Everett-based Girl Scouts team,… Continue reading

CASA awarded grant from country music star

The Camano Animal Shelter Association received a “Mutts Across America: 50 States/50 Shelters” grant. MuttNation is a nonprofit organization, co-founded 10 years ago by Grammy-winning… Continue reading

Homage Senior Services honors Herald for community outreach

The Herald produces a newspaper about programs and services for older adults and people with disabilities.

Car club donates to several groups

The Port Gardner Vintage Auto Club presented checks to several organizations on Feb. 6. Proceeds came from the Arlington Drag Strip Reunion and Car Show… Continue reading

Columbia students take kindness challenge to heart

Students at Columbia Elementary School in Mukilteo discovered many ways to spread kindness around their school during the Great Kindness Challenge, a week-long bully prevention… Continue reading