Oso mudslide victims, rescuers honored with vessel's naming
A few months ago, a major event changed Natasha Huestis' life. On March 22, a mudslide near Oso, Washington, claimed the lives of Huestis' daughter and mother.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Technology helps students learn on demand
Berg said one focus the district will have this and the next two years will be learning how to better use technology in their teaching.
Arlington, Marysville folks take top honors at fair in Monroe
FFA Fiber Camelids: Ford ran away with this competition, placing first as champion alpaca, reserve champion alpaca, and champion senior fitting and showing.
Huge Transportation Center a big dream come true
Baker long has wanted to have a state-of-the-art, centrally located Transportation Center for the district.
M'ville students learn about cardiac arrest
The school district was on the wait list for three years, and they decided that the MG campus would be the best meeting ground for Marysville students this week.
Change of tune: Snohomish County Music Project finds right note for success
In the annals of struggling arts organizations, the story of the Snohomish County Music Project stands out for finding a creative solution to the perennial problem of survival.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Safety key with new dual-lane roundabout in growing Marysville
Traffic slows on Highway 9 in Marysville as construction workers build a roundabout at Highway 9 and 84th Street Northeast, between Lake Stevens and Marysville.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Vessel's name full of meaning
There's something powerful about the names of boats. Their cleverness can make you laugh.
Clothes For Kids grows along with school children
When she first saw the need, Sharie Ennis was a PTA president with one daughter in elementary school and the other in middle school.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Red Curtain prepares for fall festivals, classes, plays
Even as the summer winds down, the Red Curtain Foundation for the Arts is preparing to expand its outreach even further.
Front Porch: Free class for parents and grandparents
The courses are from Sept. 18-Oct 23 and April 9-May 14, 2015. Classes meet Thursdays from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller, Ave., Everett.
Stillaguamish Tribe gets 'long overdue' reservation
A reservation is an area recognized by the U.S. government as a permanent homeland for a Native American tribe.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
I-5 rollover snarls Monday morning traffic north of Everett
Traffic on southbound I-5 was backed up for several miles after a concrete truck blew a rear tire Monday morning, causing the driver to lose control and roll over on a stretch of highway in front of Dagmar's Landing between Everett and Marysville.
Concrete spill stalls I-5 in Everett
Traffic was backed up for several miles on southbound I-5 Monday morning after a concrete truck overturned between Everett and Marysville.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Wendy Malcomson's newest venture is located in a tiny building in Old Town Sherwood, but while her business might be small, her life story would fill a giant book.
State audit issues Marysville clean bill of financial health for 7th straight year
The city of Marysville recently received a clean audit opinion, containing no findings from the Washington State Auditor's Office for 2013, marking seven consecutive years of reports with no findings.
Plant of Merit: Pow Wow Wild Berry
What: Echinacea Pow Wow Wild Berry is a coneflower with very unique qualities, which is why this plant won the 2010 All American Selection Award.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Santa Fe Reporter
The Faces of My People
In the fall of 2012, newly single and with a distinct vision in mind, Matika Wilbur packed up her Seattle apartment, saddled up on her "war pony" , and embarked on a mission to photograph members of all 562 federally recognized Native American tribes .
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Despite challenges, Smith Island salmon project moving ahead
Count Naeem Iqbal among the skeptics of an ambitious project to revive salmon habitat in the Snohomish River at the expense of farmland.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Arcade Station E85
Flex-fuel vehicle drivers in Western Canada now have the option of fueling up with E85 as the first gas station to offer the high-ethanol blend in the region held a grand opening on Aug. 17. Arcade Station, which has been selling gasoline and diesel since 1960, added E85 thanks to the enthusiasm of its new owners.