Lake Stevens, WAHeraldNet

Jude Jackson changed schools, went to the top of his class

Earlier this month, Jude Jackson graduated from Crossroads High School with honors and as the valedictorian. As the first person in his family to graduate from high school, Jackson describes the achievement as “surreal.”. In his graduation speech — delivered as a Dr. Seuss-style poem — Jackson told fellow graduates...
Marysville, WAPosted by
Marysville Journal

Marysville gas price comparison: Cheapest gas in the area

(MARYSVILLE, WA) Depending on where you fill up in Marysville, you could be saving up to $0.60 per gallon on gas. On Saturday the cheapest gallon of unleaded regular in the area was at 76 at 3323 Marine Dr Ne . Regular there was listed at $3.29 per gallon Wednesday, compared to $3.89 at 76 at 719 91St Ave Ne, which GasBuddy clocked as the most expensive station in the area.
Bellingham, WAPosted by
Bellingham Dispatch

This is the cheapest gas in Bellingham right now

(BELLINGHAM, WA) For bargain hunters there may be no better target than gas, with the cheapest station in the Bellingham area offering savings of $0.62 per gallon. Meridian Super Mart at 4130 Meridian St was the cheapest station in the area, according to a survey by GasBuddy, with regular listed at $3.17 per gallon Wednesday. By comparison, the most expensive gallon was at 76 at 1101 Iowa St, where a gallon of regular was selling for $3.79.
Port Townsend, WAPeninsula Daily News

Creative District markers invite discovery in Port Townsend

PORT TOWNSEND — They’re finished at last: five Creative District “art markers,” nearly 7 feet tall, sculpted from reclaimed fir and placed as invitations across the city. To celebrate their installation, an evening of dancing, music, sketching and sculpting are planned for this Tuesday. Port Townsend’s Main Street Program won...
Everett, WAseattlerefined.com

The fluffiest pita you ever did taste is at Alida's Kurdish Bakery in Everett

“I didn’t really think it through," laughed Nechirvan Zebari. "In hindsight, it was a really bad idea.”. Not usually how an owner and baker speaks about opening his shop, but one taste of Zebri's Samoon bread (Iraqi-style diamond-shaped pita bread) from Alida's Bakery in Everett, you’ll be happy he took the risk of going into business.
Everett, WAHeraldNet

Everett nurses threaten to strike as contract talks stall

EVERETT — Nurses at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett are threatening to strike as contract talks stall between hospital brass and the union. Officials from UFCW 21, the union that represents 1,700 nurses across both Everett campuses, say Providence’s latest offer brings below-market wages, as well as cuts to medical benefits and paid leave.
Everett, WAHeraldNet

Graduate celebrates her accomplishment

Mariner High School graduate Careana Willis raises her diploma in the air Saturday as she walks back to her seat during graduation at Angel of the Winds Arena in Everett. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald) Talk to us. You can tell us about news and ask us about our journalism...