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An analysis of the 2,261 traffic stops in which the Washington State Patrol has issued tickets or warnings through July of this year finds more than half of the violators are over the age of 30. Washington State Patrol Chief John Batiste believes the problem of texting drivers, as well as those distracted by holding cell phones to their ears, is getting worse. "We are just glued to these things as a society," he said.
15 hrs ago | HeraldNet
The U.S. Department of Education awarded the district a $10,341 Project School Emergency Response to Violence grant . The grant program, also know as Project SERV, is intended to cover costs for schools affected by a violent or traumatic event.
19 hrs ago | HeraldNet
Diane Rogers and Linden Kimbrough are used to doing the work themselves. For years, the women have planted, weeded and watered a garden just south of Everett's old train station on Bond Street.
Snohomish Class of 1942 celebrates 72-year reunion ." ) My beautiful sister, Dolores Ahern Sunley, was part of that class.
I applaud the Herald's recent editorial, " Watching as birds fall away ." This is a real issue with real local impacts.
The seventh annual Snohomish Pumpkin Hurl and Medieval Faire is Saturday and Sunday at Alexander Farm Corner and the pumpkins will be flying. The festival begins at 10 a.m. on both days.
The aurora borealis is shown in Alaska in 2013. The light show is a rarity in the Puget Sound region, but it may be visible this weekend.
The latest person to die was scheduled to be transferred to the Marysville Jail Sept. 10. He was supposed to appear in court on a charge of third-degree theft out of Arlington, sheriff's spokeswoman Shari Ireton said.
The world's largest digital graphic is coming together slowly, strip by strip at the Boeing Co.' s plant at Paine Field.
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen has seen his share of court fights, what with a patent war he launched a few years ago against pretty much all of Silicon Valley, and other high-profile business battles. But few lawsuits have been like the one filed on the billionaire's behalf Wednesday in San Mateo County Superior Court.
For a decade, she and the 15-pound Cockapoo were best friends. He was by her side when she moved into her own apartment for the first time and was a constant companion as she attended college.
Trooper the black Labrador retriever is a sleek, fun-loving nine-year-old who's seeking a new home. Sadly, Trooper sustained a spinal injury in the past and has a "funny" walk as a result, but it doesn't appear to cause him any discomfort and he doesn't let this slow him down.
Soldiers of Destiny, a Seattle scooter club, is joining forces for the 2nd annual "Big Hearts & Backpacks" program benefiting Safe Place in Everett, Washington. And this weekend they are destined for a heck-of-ride as they will each wear packs on their backs and make a delivery to the kids at Safe Place.
The Snohomish County medical examiner's office says a 19-year-old found dead in his cell at the Snohomish County Jail hanged himself. The sheriff's office says Travis A. Nelson-Martinez of Sultan had been screened when he was booked into jail and there were no concerns he was suicidal.
Do some research before you imply that dozens of women do this every day. 2. The resultant child of a 12- or 13-year-old mother is painfully vulnerable if raised by a mother who is still a child.
Americans mark the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks against the backdrop of last night's on-the-offensive ISIS address by President Obama. That week in September, Gov. Gary Locke reassured Washingtonians that the Hanford Nuclear Reservation and the Columbia and Snake River dams were secure.
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