Humoody Jauda Smith of Snohomish was just 2 years old when an insurgent’s gunshot blinded him in Iraq. Now 11, Humoody is tackling life head-on, learning to live independently using new technologies.
Hailey Hardeman, Kole Morris, Ryley Hasenack, and Sterling Smith, left to right, of the Pig Pokes team wear matching yellow shirts and cowboy hats during pig wrestling at the Teton County Fair.
Moniba Nazeef, left, has her photo taken by her mother at the Bonneville Salt Flats near Wendover, Utah. Tourists from all over the world visit the Bonneville Salt Flats. Stretching over 30,000 acres, the salt flats are one of Utah’s unique natural tourist destinations.
Jennie Hip, center, prays for the victims of the Marysville-Pilchuck shooting during a vigil at Everett High School in Washington. Dozens of high school students and community members attended the vigil in honor of the victims and their families.
Carter Bannerman, Ian Martindale, Geoff Martindale, and Bob Greco (left to right) get ready to perform a Morris dance at the Everett Public Library in Everett, Washington. The Mossyback Morris Men group performs a ritual British dance called Morris. The traditional dance is said to bring fertility and was originally a spring-time pagan ritual to encourage a good growing season.
Humoody Smith plays basketball at Caden Keithly’s home in Snohomish. Humoody Jauda Smith of Snohomish was just 2 years old when an insurgent’s gunshot blinded him in Iraq. Now 11, Humoody is tackling life head-on, using new techniques and technologies and learning to live independently.
Pageant contestants gather together for a photo before the rodeo queen pageant modeling and speech performances near the Teton County Fair building in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
Lake Stevens players cheer teammate Rayne Sylvester (1) to home plate after Sylvester hit a grand slam during the 4A district championship game against Snohomish High School at Sky River Park in Monroe, Washington.
Herald Bond checks out various guns during the Cascade Mountain Men show at the Evergreen State Fairgrounds in Monroe, Washington.
Visitors walked through tulip and daffodil fields during the Skagit Valley Tulip Festival near La Conner, Washington.
High School teams warm up before the 2A WIAA Boys State Swimming and Diving Championships at the King County Aquatics Center in Federal Way, Washington.