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Search and rescue deputies with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office rest after they couldn't find the body of 21-year-old Devin Shelby at Eagle Falls on Sept. 17, 2020. (Zachariah Bryan / The Herald)

After TikTok craze at Eagle Falls, his body is still missing

Devin Shelby, 21, drowned two months ago. His father wants the popular swimming hole shut down.

 

BASE jumper who died at Baring Mountain identified

Jeremiah R. Manners, 23, of Bradley Beach, New Jersey, was seen hitting the side of a mountain.

 

Many more searches and rescues: First responders are busy

Many more searches and rescues: First responders are busy

The sheriff’s office this year has had 330 calls for search and rescue in Snohomish County.

 

New Jersey man dies while BASE jumping at Baring Mountain

He hit the side of the mountain. Search and rescue teams navigated difficult terrain to get to him.

Man found dead in Snoqualmie River south of Monroe

An empty truck was left running at the Crescent Lake boat launch. An empty boat was recovered upstream.

Contested timber sale near Gold Bar approved but delayed

Contested timber sale near Gold Bar approved but delayed

The state Board of Natural Resources is giving Snohomish County 90 days to stop the Middle May timber harvest.

Contested timber sale near Gold Bar approved but delayed

Climber, 20, hurt in fall near Index

A helicopter was called in and she was flown to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.

State patrol adds troopers for Eagle Falls parking problems

State patrol adds troopers for Eagle Falls parking problems

The stretch of U.S. 2 east of Index draws hundreds to the Skykomish River rapids.

State patrol adds troopers for Eagle Falls parking problems

Psychologist clears Skykomish murder suspect for trial

Months after he allegedly shot Brandt Stewart on a logging road, Jeremy Staeheli has been arraigned.

Would a 5,300-acre county park be a good thing for U.S. 2?

Would a 5,300-acre county park be a good thing for U.S. 2?

A Gold Bar group wants to ban state logging in the Reiter foothills, saying tourism could replace lost revenue.

Would a 5,300-acre county park be a good thing for U.S. 2?
Brace for delays along U.S. 2 for bridge and road work

Brace for delays along U.S. 2 for bridge and road work

Projects between Snohomish and Index are set for the coming week, with single-lane traffic in spots.

Brace for delays along U.S. 2 for bridge and road work
Despite drownings, TikTok fame draws hordes to Eagle Falls

Despite drownings, TikTok fame draws hordes to Eagle Falls

The swimming hole in east Snohomish County has been cramped with people — and bad parkers along U.S. 2.

Despite drownings, TikTok fame draws hordes to Eagle Falls
Another man is presumed drowned near Eagle Falls

Another man is presumed drowned near Eagle Falls

A search was suspended Wednesday night. The swimming hotspot near Index has been the scene of recent tragedies.

Another man is presumed drowned near Eagle Falls
Two men drown in lakes; several rescued from Eagle Falls

Two men drown in lakes; several rescued from Eagle Falls

The hot weather lured people to potentially dangerous waters.

Two men drown in lakes; several rescued from Eagle Falls
2 timber harvests planned near Gold Bar recreation areas

2 timber harvests planned near Gold Bar recreation areas

The state will cut more than 400 acres next to Wallace Falls State Park and in the Reiter foothills.

2 timber harvests planned near Gold Bar recreation areas

Young man drowns at Eagle Falls east of Index

While the weather has gotten warmer, rivers are still running high and cold.

The town the virus seemed to miss: No cases counted in Index

The town the virus seemed to miss: No cases counted in Index

Some in the town of 175 fear outsiders could bring in the virus. Others just want things to get back to normal.

The town the virus seemed to miss: No cases counted in Index
Even in U.S. 2 towns with 0 virus cases, rural economy reels

Even in U.S. 2 towns with 0 virus cases, rural economy reels

East Snohomish County had just weathered a bad winter storm, when COVID-19 gutted the recreation-based economy.

Even in U.S. 2 towns with 0 virus cases, rural economy reels
Road work in Lynnwood felt like a long haul for short stretch

Road work in Lynnwood felt like a long haul for short stretch

The 36th Avenue West project started a few years ago and is on schedule to wrap this spring.

Road work in Lynnwood felt like a long haul for short stretch
Skykomish residents open homes to snowbound drivers on US 2

Skykomish residents open homes to snowbound drivers on US 2

The snow is mostly done falling in Snohomish County, but the chill lingers on.

Skykomish residents open homes to snowbound drivers on US 2
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