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Fryelands third-graders plant tree at park for Arbor Day

Third-graders from Fryelands Elementary School walked down the sidewalk April 27 to help Monroe Mayor Geoffrey Thomas and other city officials plant a red maple… Continue reading

Granite Falls teams back from Ecomarathon

Two teams from Granite Falls High School competed at the Shell Eco-marathon Americas 2018, held April 19-22 at the Sonoma Raceway in California. The UrbanAutos… Continue reading

Marysville Community Food Bank volunteer honored

Amy Howell was presented with the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award on April 9 at the Governor’s Mansion in Olympia in recognition for her service at… Continue reading

Post Middle School students plant trees for Earth Day

The Stillaguamish Tribe partnered with Sound Salmon Solutions to lead a tree planting April 18 at the Country Charm property in Arlington to celebrate Earth… Continue reading

Rotary lauds outstanding Everett teens

The Rotary Club of Everett on April 17 honored three Students of the Month. Nathan Ness, Everett High School, plans to study chemistry and criminology… Continue reading

Supervisor Andrea Holliman of Providence Medical Center Women’s Services (center) accepts an Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Patriot Award from Washington Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Monica Alvarez (left) and John Van Dalen, Washington ESGR ombudsman. (Contributed photo)

Providence supervisor recognized by ESGR

The Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve on April 19 honored Andrea Holliman with a Patriot Award. Holliman is a supervisor with Providence Medical… Continue reading

Supervisor Andrea Holliman of Providence Medical Center Women’s Services (center) accepts an Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve Patriot Award from Washington Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Monica Alvarez (left) and John Van Dalen, Washington ESGR ombudsman. (Contributed photo)

Everett grad wins at DataFest

Everett native Tiffany Coons and a team of three other Wesleyan University students was awarded the prize for “Best User Insight” at DataFest, held April… Continue reading

PUD art contest winners

Snohomish County PUD recently honored 17 local students who won awards in the utility’s 2018 art and photography competitions. The contests are designed to engage… Continue reading

Robotics teams back from Houston with second-place finish

Jackson High School’s “Jack in the Bot” Team 2910 and King’s Schools “CyberKnights” Team 4911 from Shoreline were teammates on a four-team alliance that reached… Continue reading

School retirees award scholarships

Sno-Isle School Retirees Association recently awarded two $2,000 renewal scholarships to college students who graduated from local high schools. Riley Hougan is a student at… Continue reading

Science Fair winners join Team Washington

The Washington State Science and Engineering Fair was held March 23-24 in Bremerton. Dhruvik Parikh, Jackson High School, won a Bronze Medallion for his research… Continue reading

Snohomish Education Foundation raises $72K at breakfast

The Snohomish Education Foundation raised over $72,000 at its annual fundraising breakfast, a record amount. Over 250 guests attended the event, held March 29 at… Continue reading

Zonta donates $15K to local causes

The Zonta Club of Everett recently distributed $15,000 in grants to six local nonprofit groups, including Domestic Violence Services of Snohomish County, Village Community Services,… Continue reading

Edmonds-Woodway alum graduates from Air Force basic training

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

Oak Harbor alum achieves top ROTC award

U.S. Army Private Jacob Nelson, an Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps cadet at Washington State University, received the George C. Marshall Award during an awards… Continue reading

Oak Harbor alum graduates from Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Tatyana Taylor graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. Taylor is the daughter of Lashonda… Continue reading

Brier teacher is state Technology Student Association’s best

Brier Terrace Middle School teacher Todd Johnston was named the 2018 Washington Technology Student Association Adviser of the Year. He is the Washington Technology Student… Continue reading

Conservation heroes honored at Better Ground Showcase

The Snohomish Conservation District held its Better Ground Showcase honoring local individuals, businesses and nonprofits for their work to conserve natural resources. Lifetime Achievement Award:… Continue reading

Grossman ride clocks 15K miles

The Dr. Art Grossman Memorial Bike Ride was held April 14 on the Centennial Trail. The Everett Family YMCA sponsored the event in memory of… Continue reading

Health students shine at state competition

Washington HOSA is a student organization focused on careers in health care (formerly known as Health Occupations Students of America). The State Leadership Conference was… Continue reading