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Introductory statements from unopposed school board candidates Phillips and White

Edmonds School Board incumbent Diana White and former board member Susan Phillips both are running unopposed in the Nov. 3 general election.

Date: 09/03/2015 | South County Politics

Birders get a treat, spot rare booby in Edmonds

It's extremely rare to see a brown booby along the coast of Washington state. It's even rarer to see one hitchhiking on the top of a mast of a sailboat entering the Edmonds marina.Lynnwood birder Josh Adams joined birder Joe Sweeney at the marina on Aug. 21. Adams has seen...

Date: 09/02/2015 | Life

Introductory statements from Edmonds Council candidates Petso, Tibbott

Edmonds City Council incumbent Lora Petso will face challenger Neil Tibbott on the Nov. 3 general-election ballot.The two candidates recently sent statements introducing themselves to voters.

Date: 08/31/2015 | South County Politics

Detour alert: Full road closures in Snohomish County

There are several full road closures scheduled in Snohomish County:

Date: 08/31/2015 | Street Smarts

Woman missing for nearly two weeks found safe

EDMONDS — A woman who went missing nearly two weeks ago has been found.Amy Christensen, 36, had been missing since Aug. 17. Edmonds police reported Saturday morning that she’s been located and is safe.

Date: 08/30/2015 | Local News

Generator likely spiked fire that leaves Edmonds home uninhabitable

EDMONDS — Firefighters extinguished a house fire Sunday afternoon that appears to have been caused by a portable generator being used after Saturday’s windstorm knocked out power at the home.

Date: 08/30/2015 | Local News

More support arrives to help solve Edmonds traffic problems

EDMONDS — The group charged with making recommendations on solving the city’s waterfront traffic problems is scheduled to begin work this week with one more member and one more donation.

Date: 08/30/2015 | Local News

Edmonds paving project begins Monday

EDMONDS — A repaving project on 220th Street SW, a roadway heavily used by commuters, is scheduled to begin Monday and continue through the end of October.

Date: 08/29/2015 | Local News

Programs expand for kids at Rock of Hope Baptist Church in Edmonds

EDMONDS — The Rock of Hope Baptist Church in Edmonds is expanding its programs for kids.A new north campus for older children is expected to open in September at 8713 220th St. SW. Preschool classes will continue at the south campus, 7812 224th St. SW.

Date: 08/29/2015 | Local News

Police still searching for missing Edmonds woman

EDMONDS — An Edmonds woman has been missing for more than a week and her family is concerned for her safety.Police have shared photos of the last vehicle she was seen with in hopes of generating tips. Amy Christensen, 36, may be in the company of Chad Feigenbaum,...

Date: 08/28/2015 | Local News

Scratch Distillery in Edmonds reflects owners' love of spirits

Long before it was a trending topic on Facebook, Kimberley and Bryan Karrick appreciated the artistry of craft spirits. The Edmonds couple had been experimenting with home brewing for years before deciding to open Scratch Distillery, one of several businesses replacing the...

Date: 08/28/2015 | Business

Doing it for the birds

Volunteers needed for October Audubon count

Date: 08/28/2015 | Local News

Introducing charter-review candidates in County Council District 3

Voters in Edmonds, Lynnwood, Woodway and the rest of Snohomish County Council District 3 will see 16 candidates on the November ballot for three positions on the Snohomish County charter-review commission.

Date: 08/27/2015 | South County Politics

Familiar names on ballot for county charter-review commission

You’ll see a lot of familiar names on the November ballot for positions on the Snohomish County charter-review commission.

Date: 08/26/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds woman missing since Aug. 17

EDMONDS — An Edmonds woman has been missing since Aug. 17.Amy Christensen, 36, may be in the company of Chad Feigenbaum, a Mukilteo man who also is missing.

Date: 08/26/2015 | Local News

Briefs: Landau in Edmonds hires new senior engineer

Landau in Edmonds hires new senior engineerEdmonds-based Landau Associates, a geotechnical and environmental engineering, remediation, permitting, and compliance firm, has hired Katie Saltanovitz as a senior engineer. Saltanovitz has 11 years of experience...

Date: 08/26/2015 | Bizblog

A better waterfront park

Edmonds plans upgrades for Marina Beach

Date: 08/24/2015 | Local News

Check out these recently reviewed dining options

Ho Sushi Bistro617 128th St. SW, Suite 103-104, Everett, 425-405-3917, hosushi.menucities.comSpecialty: JapaneseHo Sushi Bistro delivers beautiful, tasty sushi

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment

Plan your weekend

Scrub-a-Mutt, dahlias, music, skateboarding and more

Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment

Final south Snohomish County primary election results

Here are final results of the Aug. 4 primary election in South Snohomish County as certified Tuesday, Aug. 18, by the Snohomish County canvasing board:

Date: 08/20/2015 | South County Politics

Introductory statements from Fire District 1 candidates Schrock and Luke

Incumbent Fire District 1 Commissioner Richard Schrock and challenger Mike Luke will meet in the Nov. 3 general election.

Date: 08/19/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds police release video related to weekend shooting

EDMONDS — Police continue to investigate an attempted shooting in Edmonds over the weekend. No one was hurt. New surveillance video was released on Tuesday, asking...

Date: 08/18/2015 | Sirens

Edmonds police investigating Saturday shooting; no one hurt

EDMONDS — Police are investigating after shots were fired in Edmonds early Saturday morning.“We have a lot of questions still unanswered,” Sgt. Shane Hawley said.

Date: 08/17/2015 | Sirens

Introductory statements from candidates for Edmonds School Board director district 1

School Board candidates Carin Chase and Bill Willcock will run in the Nov. 3 general election for the position that director district 1 Director Kory DeMun is giving up.

Date: 08/17/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds service club finds less trash along Highway 104

Members of an Edmonds service club found less trash along the side of Highway 104 during an early August cleanup event than they have in recent quarterly events.

Date: 08/14/2015 | South County Politics

Introductory statements from Edmonds candidates Crank and Teitzel

Edmonds City Council candidates Alicia Crank and Dave Teitzel will run in November for the position that Councilwoman Joan Bloom is giving up after one four-year term.

Date: 08/14/2015 | South County Politics

summer music festivals


Date: 08/14/2015 | Entertainment


Snohomish CountyTheater

Date: 08/14/2015 | Entertainment

Cleanup starts next year on contaminated sites in Edmonds

The owner of a former fuel terminal near the Edmonds waterfront will clean up the site’s last two contaminated areas next year under a work plan being reviewed by the state Department of Ecology.

Date: 08/11/2015 | Local News

School incumbent Noble leads Murphy as primary eliminates Norton

Edmonds School Board incumbent Gary Noble leads challenger Mary Murphy in results of the Tuesday primary that apparently has eliminated candidate Mark Norton, the candidate who had the endorsement of the...

Date: 08/10/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds then and now

The city will celebrate its 125th anniversary Aug. 11

Date: 08/10/2015 | Local News

Safer walking route coming near Sherwood Elementary

It will be safer for students who walk and bike to Sherwood-area schools in Edmonds once a new sidewalk goes in on 238th...

Date: 08/10/2015 | Street Smarts

Where to find live tunes around town

Alexa’s Cafe: 10115 Main St., Bothell; 425-402-1754; Live music Saturdays at 7 p.m.

Date: 08/07/2015 | Entertainment

Ballot returns may exceed expectations

In a few days we’ll know whether Snohomish County voter turnout for the primary election will exceed the expected 30 percent.

Date: 08/05/2015 | South County Politics

Schedule of local upcoming book events

Jill Charlotte Stanford12:30 p.m. Aug. 2, Edmonds Bookshop

Date: 08/02/2015 | Entertainment

Advisory group takes on Edmonds traffic

EDMONDS — The intersection of a state highway, a railroad and a ferry terminal in the city’s waterfront area has created traffic jams for decades.

Date: 08/01/2015 | Local News


Augsburg Fortress Hymn Festival: The concert, “Let the Whole Creation Cry,” is 7:30 p.m. July 31 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 6215 196th St. SW, in Lynnwood. Admission is free. Led by musicians from St. Olaf College.

Date: 07/31/2015 | Entertainment

Primary voters pamphlet covers county from Lynnwood to Stanwood

The local voters pamphlet for the Aug. 4 primary covers candidates in parts of Snohomish County from Lynnwood to Stanwood.

Date: 07/30/2015 | South County Politics

State’s oldest full-time worker on the job at EdCC

Paul Poppe’s routine isn’t unusual. Every weekday, he’s on the job at Edmonds Community College by 7:30 a.m. He spends time off watching the Mariners or doing yard work.So what’s unusual about this busy professional? Well, he was born in 1930.

Date: 07/29/2015 | Local News

American Brewing returning to Great American Beer Festival

The Great American Beer Festival announced its roster of nearly 750 breweries for the 2015 festival on Tuesday, and Edmonds' American Brewing Company is the lone...

Date: 07/28/2015 | Hops & Sips

Ballots coming in at expected rate

Early primary-election ballot returns for the Aug. 4 primary election are arriving at the Snohomish County auditor’s office in Everett at a pace that would lead to a final turnout in the estimated range of 25-26 percent.

Date: 07/28/2015 | South County Politics

Felony charges for alleged meth use near baby

EDMONDS — Two people are now charged with felonies after they allegedly were spotted earlier this month smoking methamphetamine in car with a toddler.

Date: 07/28/2015 | Local News

Assault victim sues Edmonds, Mountlake Terrace

EDMONDS — The woman who was sexually assaulted by a former police officer is suing Edmonds and Mountlake Terrace, alleging the cities failed to protect her from Daniel Lavely.

Date: 07/27/2015 | Local News

Cities pleased with outcomes

It took 176 days, with two special sessions, including a few extra days tacked on at the end. And with so much riding on a number of outcomes, it was often frustrating to watch as deals were made, dashed and made...

Date: 07/23/2015 | Editorials

Edmonds residents warned of neighboring rapist

EDMONDS — Police are warning neighbors about a convicted rapist who has moved to Edmonds.

Date: 07/22/2015 | Sirens

County and Lynnwood candidates to appear at Wednesday forum

Candidates for Snohomish County executive, county council and the Lynnwood City Council will appear at a forum Wednesday in Lynnwood.

Date: 07/20/2015 | South County Politics

music festivals


Date: 07/17/2015 | Entertainment

An oasis in Edmonds

Garden of Marni Muir and Phill Butler is part of this year’s tour

Date: 07/16/2015 | Home and Garden

Friday deadline to register as a write-in candidate for primary

Friday, July 17, is the deadline to register as a write-in candidate for the Aug. 4 primary election.

Date: 07/15/2015 | South County Politics

Rick Steves hires a COO

Edmonds travel maven has growing $70M business

Date: 07/15/2015 | Business

Issue statements from Edmonds School Board candidates

Edmonds School Board member Gary Noble faces challengers Mark Norton and Mary Murphy on the Aug. 3 primary-election ballot.

Date: 07/14/2015 | South County Politics

2 arrested in Edmonds for smoking meth in car with baby

EVERETT — Undercover narcotics detectives watched Friday as the man and woman allegedly passed a glass pipe back and forth inside a car parked at an Edmonds apartment complex Friday.They dropped their surveillance when they noticed a tiny set of hands moving from the backseat.

Date: 07/14/2015 | Local News

$800K from state will save popular Edmonds fishing pier

EDMONDS — The Edmonds fishing pier, one of city’s best known landmarks, draws thousands of visitors a year.

Date: 07/13/2015 | Local News

Patriotism on parade

Local Muslims celebrate faith, country

Date: 07/11/2015 | Local News

Driftwood Players’ Festival of Shorts begins July 10

EDMONDS — One of the oldest community theater groups in the state, Edmonds Driftwood Players has been producing drama, comedy and musical theater for about 56 years.

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment

Galleries and exhibits

Snohomish CountyStanwood Art by the Bay: The festival, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 11 and 12, includes more than 100 juried artists and craftspeople from around the Northwest, plants and garden art, gourmet food. Free admission,...

Date: 07/10/2015 | Entertainment

Together as a family

Father and daughter spearhead help for homeless

Date: 07/10/2015 | Local News

Butterflies, bees, bowling balls

Personality shines through on Mukilteo Quilt & Garden Tour

Date: 07/09/2015 | Home and Garden

Edmonds senior center’s big boosters include travel guru Rick Steves

EDMONDS — A fundraising campaign to build a new senior and community center was launched thanks to about $1.25 million from the state and a $500,000 pledge from Edmonds travel guru Rick Steves.The new $10...

Date: 07/08/2015 | Local News

Bellevue man arrested in string of Edmonds burglaries

EDMONDS — A 20-year-old Bellevue man was arrested Friday morning after allegedly conducting a string of burglaries in Edmonds.

Date: 07/03/2015 | Local News

Celebrity chef’s new book documents brewing with Edmonds’ brewery

Knowing that craft beer is a big hit in America, celebrity chef Simon Majumdar knew he needed a chapter on an American microbrewery for his new book project, a look at American food culture from an outsider.What better brewery to collaborate with than one named American...

Date: 07/03/2015 | Hops & Sips

$675K to study train, boat, car bottleneck at Edmonds

EDMONDS — A solution to the traffic bottleneck caused by the intersection of a state highway, a railroad crossing and the boarding lanes for the Edmonds-Kingston ferry has moved one step closer.

Date: 07/03/2015 | Local News

A sign of past times

Eagle Scout spent year researching Perrinville

Date: 07/03/2015 | Local News

Briefs: EdCC president, trustee attend White House summit

EdCC president, trustee attend White House summitEdmonds Community College president Jean Hernandez and Emily Yim, Board of Trustee chair for the college, attended a White House Summit on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders at George Washington University...

Date: 07/02/2015 | Bizblog

3 people arrested in assault of teenager in Edmonds

EDMONDS — Police in Edmonds have arrested three people for investigation of a June 24 assault involving a teenager.The early evening incident occurred near 72nd Avenue W and Olympic View Drive.

Date: 07/01/2015 | Local News

She's been there

New Swedish Edmonds CEO has decades of nursing experience

Date: 07/01/2015 | Business

Briefs: Real estate agent joins Re/Max in Edmonds

Real estate agent joins Re/Max in EdmondsRealtor John Lange has joined Re/Max Direct Realty in Edmonds. Lange brings more than 20 years of experience in residential and commercial real estate to the office, including land development and management of...

Date: 06/30/2015 | Bizblog

Kagi says legislature will pass budget, avert shutdown

Democratic 32nd District State Rep. Ruth Kagi, a member of the House Appropriations Committee, says that the legislature will pass a budget in time to avoid a government shutdown.

Date: 06/29/2015 | South County Politics

Liias says Supreme Court decision makes promise of America real

After the U.S. Supreme Court said Friday that bans on same-sex marriage are unconstitutional, Democratic 21st District State Sen. Marko Liias said that the decision enhances the promise of America for gay and lesbian families.

Date: 06/29/2015 | South County Politics

Eyman optimistic about getting initiative on November ballots

Initiative sponsor Tim Eyman says he’s optimistic about getting enough signatures to qualify his latest measure for the Nov. 3 ballot.

Date: 06/29/2015 | South County Politics

Police still looking for Edmonds home invasion suspects

EDMONDS — The search continues for a group of men suspected in a June 15 home-invasion robbery in Edmonds.Detectives on Wednesday released a new sketch of one of the men involved, based on descriptions from the victims.

Date: 06/25/2015 | Sirens

Safe and sound

1891 Edmonds school bell at home in museum

Date: 06/25/2015 | Local News

Edmonds Mayor Earling leads local candidates in fundraising

Edmonds Mayor Dave Earling leads south Snohomish County candidates in fundraising. Earling, who will run unopposed for re-election in the Nov. 3 general election, has reported raising $25,391 and spending $4,282. Most of the contributions come from companies or individuals in real...

Date: 06/23/2015 | South County Politics

Briefs: Landau manager heads national council of engineers

Landau manager heads national council of engineersScott Woerman, Landau Associates client services director, was sworn in as the 2015-16 chair of the board at the American Council of Engineering Companies Washington spring conference in May. He has more than...

Date: 06/23/2015 | Bizblog

Introductory statements from Edmonds School Board candidates in primary

Edmonds School Board incumbent Gary Noble faces challengers Mary Murphy and Mark L. Norton on the Aug. 4 primary election ballot. Three other board positions have only one or two candidates and will appear only on the November ballot.

Date: 06/22/2015 | South County Politics

Upcoming local book events

Julie ShayneNoon July 25, Edmonds BookshopThe local author and editor will talk about her latest project, which is one she edited: "Taking Risks: Feminist Activism and Research in the Americas." Shayne is senior lecturer in...

Date: 06/21/2015 | Entertainment

All are welcome

Edmonds church reconciles to include LGBT

Date: 06/20/2015 | Local News

An Edmonds kind of day

From arts to cuisine, there's something for every visitor

Date: 06/19/2015 | Life

Enjoy Northwest cuisine at Edmonds’ new hot spot

EDMONDS — For now, the only sign to attract customers is the dark, understated lettering printed on the establishment’s shaded glass door.

Date: 06/19/2015 | Entertainment

Briefs: Session focuses on Swedish/Edmonds expansion

Session focuses on Swedish/Edmonds expansionEdmonds Mayor Dave Earling and staff will host a community discussion with a question-and-answer session and an update from Swedish/Edmonds on its campus expansion project at a Town Hall meeting. The meeting is...

Date: 06/19/2015 | Bizblog

Police seek leads on SUV, suspects involved in Edmonds robbery

EDMONDS — Police are now looking for leads on a white sport utility vehicle that was spotted in an Edmonds neighborhood Monday before a home-invasion robbery that targeted an elderly couple.Police...

Date: 06/18/2015 | Sirens

Time for her to cross the road

Students, parents make a big flap for retiring Chase Lake principal

Date: 06/18/2015 | Local News

Turbulence ahead

Driftwood Players have fun with hilarious 'Boeing Boeing"

Date: 06/17/2015 | Entertainment

Police seek help finding Edmonds home-invasion suspects

EDMONDS — Police are asking for the public's help identifying suspects in a home-invasion robbery that happened near downtown on Monday afternoon.Anyone who was in the area of Pine Street and...

Date: 06/16/2015 | Local News

District Dems endorse two challengers, an incumbent for Lynnwood Council

Democrats in the 32nd Legislative District have endorsed one incumbent and two challengers for places on the Lynnwood City Council.

Date: 06/16/2015 | South County Politics

Police: Elderly Edmonds couple shook up by home invasion

EDMONDS — Police are investigating a home-invasion robbery that happened Monday in Edmonds.The victims, a man and woman described as being in their 80s or 90s, were unhurt, Edmonds police Sgt. Shane Hawley said. They called police about 2:40 p.m.

Date: 06/16/2015 | Sirens

Briefs: Edmonds naturopath expands practice

Edmonds naturopath expands practiceNaturopath Alicia Gonzalez will be moving and expanding her practice to the 7500 building on 212th in Edmonds. Her clinic will be named Serene Natural Health. Gonzalez currently practices at the Edmonds Wellness Clinic. She...

Date: 06/16/2015 | Bizblog

Chase, other state senators argue against high-stakes testing

Democratic State Sen. Maralyn Chase and seven other senators recently argued against high-stakes testing as a requirement for high-school graduation.

Date: 06/15/2015 | South County Politics

Upcoming local book events

Derrick Coleman Jr.Noon June 14, Third Place Books

Date: 06/14/2015 | Entertainment

Local legislators cautiously optimistic about end to second special session

Some local legislators say that they remain optimistic about an end to the second special legislative session in Olympia. Many, however, say that they won’t know much until leaders finish negotiating.

Date: 06/11/2015 | South County Politics

Sharing marine life wonders

Edmonds is recruiting volunteers for its beach docent program

Date: 06/10/2015 | Local News

One of a kind

The Schumacher Building in Edmonds is deemed historic

Date: 06/10/2015 | Local News

Democrats' dinner to feature Lovick, DelBene, Keister, Steves

The 2015 Snohomish County Democratic Dinner and Henry M Jackson Awards at Edmonds Community College in Lynnwood Saturday will feature Snohomish County Executive John Lovick, U.S. Rep. Suzan DelBene, TV comedian John Keister and travel writer Rick Steves.

Date: 06/09/2015 | South County Politics

Upcoming local book events

Neal Stephenson7 p.m. June 10, Alderwood Barnes & NobleThe Seattle science fiction writer will make a rare appearance to read from and sign his latest book, "Seveneves," an epic story 5,000 years after the end of the world. The...

Date: 06/07/2015 | Entertainment

Edmonds park spray pad opening planned forAugust

EDMONDS — Construction is under way on a $978,000 spray pad at City Park.The 5,000-square-foot facility was first proposed by the city in 1992. The spray pad is expected to open at the end of August.

Date: 06/06/2015 | Local News

Kagi, Ortiz-Self optimistic about quick end to special session

When the state legislature started the first week of its second special session Monday, Democratic State Reps. Ruth Kagi and Lillian Ortiz-Self both agreed with House Appropriations Committee Chairman Ross Hunter that the legislature could finish by the end of the second week in the...

Date: 06/05/2015 | South County Politics

Woman allegedly torches car in Edmonds to snag jail bed

EDMONDS — A Seattle woman reportedly told Edmonds police that she set her car on fire because she wanted to go to jail to avoid the stress of family obligations.The incident occurred around 8 p.m. Saturday in the Westgate Elementary School parking lot, 9601 220th St. SW.

Date: 06/04/2015 | Local News

Chase bill aimed at protecting ratepayer voting becomes law

A bill that State Sen. Maralyn Chase sponsored to require that voters in a water or sewer district get to decide whether a city or town can assume jurisdiction of their district became law in May when Gov. Jay Inslee signed it.

Date: 06/02/2015 | South County Politics

Edmonds parents protest plan to put artificial turf on new fields

EDMONDS — The workers putting in new artificial fields at the former Woodway High School are facing a turf war with parents who say crumb rubber is linked to cancer.

Date: 06/01/2015 | Northwest

Bystander injured after intervening in fight in Edmonds

EDMONDS — Police in Edmonds are looking for help as they investigate an early Sunday morning assault that sent one man to the hospital.

Date: 06/01/2015 | Local News

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