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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.

Kamiak grad hones political, cultural skills in Spain

She is a sophomore at Hamilton College in Clinton, New York.

Lynnwood Police wrap up second annual youth camp

The middle-schoolers learned what it’s like to be a police officer and developed leadership skills.

Teens medal in national family, consumer science events

The winners are students at Jackson, Lake Stevens, Snohomish and Stanwood high schools.

Boeing employee grant helps Camp Fire buy new van

It will provide transportation to community service projects, workshops and field trips.

Marysville Pilchuck SRO named state’s best

The officer was one of the first to respond following a deadly student shooting on Oct. 24, 2014.

Elks welcome veterans to their new homes

They were given pots and pans, kitchen bowls, plates, silverware, towels, bath mats, mops and more.

Jackson grad part of winning Hackathon team

The team split a $4,000 grand prize, and each member also received a phone.

Grants kick off Christmas House donation season

The group provides Christmas presents to about 7,500 children in Snohomish County.

Bicycle ride features protected Whidbey lands — and pie

The annual event takes riders along the beach and wetlands and through farmland and woods.

Assistance League honors longtime volunteer

The Ada Edwards Laughlin Award is named after a National Assistance League co-founder.