County’s median household income is $87,000; second in state

Seattle squeeze forces tech workers to move elsewhere, while local economy grows with higher wages.

 

Covenant Art Glass owners Stan and Colleen Price plan to retire at year’s end after being in business since 1979. Stan Price’s glass pieces will be on sale in November at their Everett shop. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Glass artist is saying goodbye, but first a whale of a sale

After 40 years running Covenant Art Glass, Stan and Colleen Price plan to retire in Wenatchee area.

 

Help guide county sustainability policies on a new committee

A new county Climate Action Advisory Committee is accepting applications through Nov. 8.

 

Neighborhood group meets the candidates Monday night

Hopefuls for several offices are expected to attend a forum at the Everett Police Department’s South Precinct.

Mobile trailer catches fire in Arlington on Saturday morning

The Fire Marshall is still investigating the exact cause of the incident.

Lynnwood woman missing since early September after taxi ride

Alexandria Youn Suk Kim, 65, took a taxi to Sea-Tac Airport. She hasn’t been by seen since.

Old-time Monroe was a condensed-milk powerhouse

A sprawling plant that once operated on the east side of town wasn’t exactly condensed.

Jim Corcoran at his home near Mill Creek on Friday. He’s donated the land to Snohomish County, to be preserved as a park. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Bothell-area man donates land worth $1.5 million to county

Jim Corcoran has lived on the property since 1986. Now, it will be preserved forever as a park.

Jim Corcoran at his home near Mill Creek on Friday. He’s donated the land to Snohomish County, to be preserved as a park. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

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Girl, 2, struck by vehicle in south Everett

The toddler suffered serious injuries, police say. The driver reportedly said he didn’t see the girl.

Ron Muzzall is named Washington’s newest state senator

The Whidbey Island farmer was among 3 Republicans looking to replace retired state Sen. Barbara Bailey.

Everett man accused of stomping woman to death

Detectives believe the man left a knit cap — with his DNA on it — at the homicide scene south of Everett.

Washington state to vote on affirmative action referendum

Voters will decide on the amendment to a law that bans both discrimination and preferential treatment.

Sparks fly at I-976 debate: Eyman vs. a mayor and a senator

Dishonesty was a prevalent theme at a Herald forum on the car-tabs ballot measure.

I-976 debate moderators assess Thursday’s showdown in Everett

In “Herald Headlines,” Jerry Cornfield and Jon Bauer sum up the forum that featured sponsor Tim Eyman.

Military weapons seized from suspected neo-Nazi in Arlington

The suspect is reportedly the leader of a group inspired by Adolph Hitler and Charles Manson.

Simulation education specialist Carrie Brood, of WSU’s medical school, holds a high-fidelity mannequin used for simulated patient care in the Range Health mobile unit displayed in Everett on Thursday. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Rolling clinic linked to WSU medical school comes to Everett

Range Health, a nonprofit, is supported by donation from Othello cattle rancher who died last year.

Simulation education specialist Carrie Brood, of WSU’s medical school, holds a high-fidelity mannequin used for simulated patient care in the Range Health mobile unit displayed in Everett on Thursday. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Viking Hall, a piece of Silvana history, needs help

A group in the small town is in danger of losing the building, and hope more people rent the space.

Three director seats up for grabs on Edmonds School Board

Incumbents Carin Chase and Gary Noble face challengers while two newcomers face off for open spot.