Model magic in Monroe

MONROE — The amazing world of a maker of huge items, largely from a one-person shop

70 years of going fast: Evergreen Speedway gives generations of fans thrills with all kinds of motorsport

MONROE — The Evergreen Speedway in Monroe is celebrating its 70th anniversary this year, and it plans to celebrate all season.

Sheriff’s Posse has folks ride for fun, cheer

SNOHOMISH — Sheriff’s Posse has folks ride for fun, cheer

NEWS BITES for June 12, 2024

A big bridge closure in Everett, an update on the Monroe Police Department lobby and the Tribune wins an award.

Everett city minimum wage law being developed for election vote

EVERETT -- Two efforts to increase the minimum wage are afoot.

Assaults on prison staff prompt picket

MONROE — Assaults on prison staff prompted a sign-waving event June 5 outside the Monroe prison. Assaults are up since 2019, even though there's fewer inmates.

Snohomish County to seek 0.2% Sales Tax for public safety

Snohomish County will be seeking a 0.2% Sales Tax for public safety

Clark Park Gazebo to be relocated for dog park, City Council wants assurance of followthrough

EVERETT — The City Council determined to remove the Clark Park gazebo for the city's dog park plan.

Snohomian’s photo wins state award

SNOHOMISH — A Snohomish High School student's photo recently won a state photography award

Fishing success at Snohomish derby

SNOHOMISH — Kids had plenty of fun at the annual Snohomish Sportsmen's Club fishing derby June 1.

Juneteenth events around the county

Here are some Juneteenth events you can attend in Snohomish County

Monroe Schools poised to set all-day phone ban

MONROE — The school board appears ready to adopt restrictions on cell phones and other electronic devices such as headphones during all times of the school day for all students starting this fall.

Community rallies to assist “Chewey” Nuss of Fred’s

SNOHOMISH — Well-wishers quickly stepped up to support a First Street restaurant owner.

Highway 9 widening coming next year

SNOHOMISH — A project to relieve congestion at a choke point on state Route 9 near Snohomish is slated to begin in early 2025.

Everett HS students star in Foundation’s film “Sammy” to promote education programs

EVERETT — The Everett Public Schools Foundation released its movie "Sammy" -- a riff on the blockbuster "Rudy" -- of a student who wants to be Sammy the Seagull.