MILL CREEK — A project by the Snohomish County PUD will improve the reliability of electrical service in the Mill Creek Country Club area.
Date: 09/01/2015 | Local News
1st Security bank opens Mill Creek branchThe new Mill Creek branch of 1st Security Bank and its manager, Melissa Harris, invite the community to come visit the bank. The new branch is located at the Park Place Center at the Mill Creek Town Center, 15224 Main...
Date: 09/01/2015 | Bizblog
MILL CREEK — If a proposal to build two five-story buildings here is approved, the city will have met its goal for housing development and be able to turn its attention to attracting more businesses.That's according to
Date: 08/31/2015 | Local News
Voters in Mountlake Terrace, Brier, Bothell, Mill Creek and the rest of Snohomish County Council District 4 will see 10 candidates on the November ballot for three positions on the Snohomish County charter-review commission.
Date: 08/28/2015 | South County Politics
MILL CREEK — Police in Mill Creek are investigating a hit-and-run collision that sent a bicyclist to the hospital early Wednesday morning.The man, 53, was listed in critical condition at Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.The crash occurred around...
Date: 08/26/2015 | Local News
New vice president of Workforce Development at EdCCEdmonds Community College has hired Terry Cox as the new vice president of Workforce Development and Training. Prior to EdCC, Cox was at North Seattle College where she served as the dean for Business,...
Date: 08/25/2015 | Bizblog
New president for Rotary Club of Mill CreekBecky Porter has taken over as the new president of the Rotary Club of Mill Creek. Former president Jeff Brennan's successful term ended in June. Under Brennan's guidance, the last year featured increased membership...
Date: 08/24/2015 | Bizblog
Scrub-a-Mutt, dahlias, music, skateboarding and more
Date: 08/21/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — Police Cmdr. Ken Neaville is resigning to take a post with the Washington State Liquor and Cannabis Board.City officials were notified this week that Neaville, 54, plans to change jobs in September.
Date: 08/13/2015 | Local News
Alexa’s Cafe: 10115 Main St., Bothell; 425-402-1754; www.alexascafe.com. Live music Saturdays at 7 p.m.
Date: 08/07/2015 | Entertainment
EVERETT — By the end of the year, most police and fire vehicles in Snohomish County could be equipped with GPS technology that will allow emergency dispatchers to know where they are at a moment's notice.The technology promises faster and safer emergency operations. It...
Date: 07/31/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The shelves of the Safeway here are mostly bare as the grocer gets ready to close the store for good Saturday.Safeway spokeswoman Tairsa Worman said the store at 13314 Bothell-Everett Highway is shutting down because it wasn't as profitable as other...
Date: 07/25/2015 | Local News
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
BOTHELL — A 5-year-old girl was taken to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle on Saturday after falling about 20 feet from an apartment building in Bothell.The girl injured her head and a leg, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office.
Date: 07/18/2015 | Local News
BOTHELL — PCC Natural Markets plans to open its second location in Snohomish County by next year.The 25,000-square-foot store is planned in the former Albertsons at the Canyon Park Shopping Center at 22621 Bothell Everett Highway.
Date: 07/14/2015 | Business
SEATTLE — A Mill Creek businessman is facing federal charges for allegedly importing phony goods, including illegal drug paraphernalia.
Date: 07/08/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Fire broke out at about 2:30 p.m. Saturday on the deck of a house in the 2000 block of Village Green Drive in Mill Creek.There were two people at home at the time.
Date: 07/04/2015 | Local News
Kristine Scoville of Everett asks: "I am concerned about the intersection of 132nd Street SE and Seattle Hill Road. At this intersection eastbound Highway 96 turns left from 132nd onto Seattle Hill Road. You are also able to make a legal U-turn to access the strip mall on the...
Date: 06/29/2015 | Street Smarts
MILL CREEK — The identity of a body found in the woods of Mill Creek in January remains unknown.
Date: 06/25/2015 | Local News
Get your groove on at this weekend's Mill Creek Garden Tour.There are six gardens on the June 27 tour that is open to the public this year."In the past it has been for members only," said Mill Creek Garden Club spokeswoman Lila Johnson. "It was...
Date: 06/25/2015 | Home and Garden
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
EventsEvergreen Arboretum & Gardens Plant Sale: from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., June 20, at the arboretum, 145 Alverson Blvd., Everett. Trees, shrubs, perennials, ground covers, roses, annuals. Sales benefit the arboretum. Call 425-257-8597 or go to...
Date: 06/18/2015 | Home and Garden
Derrick Coleman Jr.Noon June 14, Third Place Books
Date: 06/14/2015 | Entertainment
Spin open the giant wooden door.A fireplace, giant Buddha head and gleaming glass wall of wine bottles appears.China City at Mill Creek Town Center is stunning to behold. Modern decor. Upscale fixtures. Polished...
Date: 06/12/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — The new city manager is working on technology upgrades that could make Mill Creek a model for local governments.
Date: 06/09/2015 | Local News
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
Foggy Noggin in Bothell featured in new craft brewery deck of cardsFoggy Noggin Brewing in Bothell was including in the official Bicycle Cards deck that features craft breweries. The Great American Craft Beer Deck features 53 original card faces each with a...
Date: 06/03/2015 | Bizblog
MILL CREEK — It’s a cold case, but it wasn’t exactly cold cuts.An unusual crime was discovered May 17 at the Blazing Onion restaurant in Mill Creek Town Center.A thief hit the freezer, making off with more than $600 worth of meat.
Date: 06/02/2015 | Local News
Community Transit is moving forward with improvements to public transportation in Snohomish County, including a plan to add a second rapid-transit bus route from Bothell to Paine Field as soon as 2018.It also will
Date: 06/02/2015 | Local News
OLYMPIA — Marysville and Arlington will soon have a new tool to help attract businesses to an industrial area they share: a tax break.A bill passed by state lawmakers last week allows the cities to exempt companies from paying a portion of property taxes if they create...
Date: 06/01/2015 | Business
Scriber Lake High School students6 p.m. June 2, Cafe Louvre
Date: 05/31/2015 | Entertainment
South Snohomish County cities expect to reach an agreement over the next few months on a contract to get emergency-management services from the Snohomish County department of emergency management (DEM).
Date: 05/29/2015 | South County Politics
Candidate filing for local offices ended May 15.Filing became final when the withdrawal period ended May 18.
Date: 05/27/2015 | South County Politics
Founder of eWomenNetwork to talk in Mill CreekSandra Yancey, bestselling author, CNN American hero, movie producer and founder and CEO of eWomenNetwork, is the featured speaker at the sixth Annual Women's Success Summit, "Super Size Your...
Date: 05/27/2015 | Bizblog
MILL CREEK — Willis Tucker Community Park is due for its largest expansion since it opened more than a decade ago.Construction is expected to start in late June at this park east of Mill Creek.
Date: 05/26/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Seven cities south of Everett have decided to contract with Snohomish County for emergency management.The agency that helped them prepare for earthquakes and flooding is shutting its doors.
Date: 05/24/2015 | Local News
Otto Greule and Warner Blake2 p.m. May 30, Everett Public Library
Date: 05/24/2015 | Entertainment
Stephen Merlino12:50 p.m. May 18, Mountlake Terrace High SchoolMerlino, an English teacher at the school, has published the novel "The Jack of Souls," which is available on Amazon. He plans to read from his...
Date: 05/17/2015 | Entertainment
EVERETT — Snohomish County expects to grow by more than 200,000 people in the next couple of decades.Lawmakers are planning for the population surge.Specifically, they're trying to determine whether the community would be better off encouraging more growth...
Date: 05/16/2015 | Local News
Mill Creek native wins chocolate factory franchiseBen Circeo of Mill Creek has been named recipient of a Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory franchise in Petaluma, California based on a business plan he presented as part of a class project and competition at...
Date: 05/13/2015 | Bizblog
Wallie Funk10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 9, Anacortes DepotLegendary Washington state newspaperman Wallie Funk plans to talk about his new history book "Pictures of the Past" at a reception at the Depot Arts and Community Center, 611 R Ave.
Date: 05/03/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — The city has signed a contract with its new city manager.Rebecca Polizzotto, an assistant state attorney general in Alaska, is to take over as Mill Creek city manager June 1.
Date: 05/02/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Many here remember when the city was not much more than woods and a small farm where buffaloes roamed.That was before suburban sprawl swallowed the countryside.Now a new park boasts a name that is reminiscent of Mill Creek's rural roots.
Date: 04/27/2015 | Local News
Joseph Gaydos7 p.m. April 28, Third Place BooksIf you missed the reading at Everett Community College, you have another chance to hear one of the authors of "The Salish Sea: Jewel of the Pacific Northwest" talk about the new book out...
Date: 04/26/2015 | Life
SEATTLE — Since 2007, when it was founded by three teenagers, the National Film Festival for Talented Youth has encouraged people in their teens and 20s to get creative with their video cameras.University of Washington freshman Adam McArthur, a graduate of Cascade High...
Date: 04/23/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — She’s expected to usher in a new era of politics here.Rebecca Polizzotto, a senior assistant state attorney general in Alaska, was unanimously selected as Mill Creek’s new city manager. The City Council announced the decision after meeting in executive session Tuesday evening.
Date: 04/22/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The City Council selected a new city manager Tuesday evening.
Date: 04/21/2015 | Local News
Local day care owner is small business person of the year
Date: 04/21/2015 | Business
Saul Weisberg7 p.m. April 21, Snow Goose Books
Date: 04/19/2015 | Entertainment
MILL CREEK — As many cities do, Mill Creek trusted a recruiting firm to find and vet candidates for city manager. But of the five top contenders, one has dropped out and another is engaged in a public...
Date: 04/14/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Police believe they've put the city's biggest heroin dealer behind bars.And he's likely to stay a while.Richard Shanahan recently was sentenced to 30 years in state prison for trafficking drugs and stolen guns. The case started nearly a year...
Date: 04/13/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The City Council on Tuesday narrowed the list of candidates for city manager to five finalists.
Date: 04/09/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Seven cities in south Snohomish County are considering a contract for the county to take over their emergency management in 2016.Each city is supposed to make a decision by June 30, so an interim contract could start in July.The seven cities...
Date: 04/08/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — A teenager playing with a lighter sparked a brush fire that burned more than four acres in a power line right-of-way in the Silver Firs neighborhood east of here Monday afternoon. No one was injured.
Date: 03/31/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Firefighters made quick work of a small fire at the Mill Creek YMCA on Friday morning, but smoke damage temporarily shut down part of the facility.No one was injured.
Date: 03/27/2015 | Local News
Spring is upon us, and you’re most likely going to be spending more and more time outside with your furry friend playing fetch and rewarding them for their (hopefully) good behavior. So when you have an urge to surprise your furry friend with a new toy or a treat, where do you...
Date: 03/26/2015 | Fur & Feathers
Why one part of Snohomish County attracts builders like flies
Date: 03/25/2015 | Business
Voters in the November election throughout Snohomish County will choose 15 members of a county charter-review commission.
Date: 03/16/2015 | South County Politics
LYNNWOOD — Monday was supposed to be a time of celebration at Lynnwood High School, with an assembly scheduled for the newly crowned Washington state 3A girls basketball champions.
Date: 03/09/2015 | Local News
Mill Creek's FurKidz changes focus to fostering petsMill Creek's FurKidz 911 Connection recently partnered with local area hospitals and support agencies to assist patients who are hospitalized or who are undergoing medical treatment and are temporarily...
Date: 02/25/2015 | Bizblog
Camilla Mejia aims to be a human-rights advocate
Date: 02/16/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The 83-year-old man was bloodied and battered after fighting off his knife-wielding grandson but he insisted that police officers first check on his wife.During the attack, his grandson admitted that he already had killed Betty Sorg, 83, according to new...
Date: 02/10/2015 | Local News
MARYSVILLE — Two weeks of camp are covered for Nattalie Anderson.The 11-year-old's efforts to sell Camp Fire candy to pay for horse camp became public last month when a thief made off with her...
Date: 02/09/2015 | Local News
The Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified an 83-year-old Mill Creek woman who was fatally stabbed in her home Jan. 15.Betty J. Sorg died from injuries to her head and neck. Her death was determined to be a homicide, the medical examiner reported.
Date: 01/26/2015 | Sirens
MILL CREEK — The city is weighing its options for fire protection beyond 2016. The City Council will have to make a decision before the contract with Snohomish County Fire District 7 ends next year.
Date: 01/26/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — A Mill Creek woman is due in court early next month to answer to allegations that she encouraged her then 15-year-old daughter to engage in prostitution.
Date: 01/24/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Prosecutors on Wednesday charged Shane Hathaway with murdering his grandmother and attempting to murder his grandfather.
Date: 01/21/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Forensic work continues in the case of a body found in the woods of Mill Creek earlier this month.
Date: 01/21/2015 | Sirens
MILL CREEK — Police in Mill Creek were worried Shane Hathaway would harm his grandparents.Officers had been called to the couple's house multiple times after Hathaway threatened to harm himself and his family. The 24-year-old has been diagnosed with schizophrenia,...
Date: 01/20/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — A 24-year-old man was being held at the Snohomish County Jail on Saturday in connection with a homicide in Mill Creek.
Date: 01/17/2015 | Sirens
MILL CREEK -- An 83-year-old woman was dead and a young man in custody after a fatal stabbing just before midnight Thursday, Mill Creek police reported.
Date: 01/16/2015 | Sirens
Marilyn de Soto of Snohomish noted a problem on 180th Street SE between 35th Avenue SE and Sunset Road, just east of Mill Creek in unincorporated Snohomish County."There are no lines on the shoulder where signs caution ‘dropoff'; also the middle line is not...
Date: 01/15/2015 | Street Smarts
MILL CREEK — Vincent Cavaleri has been appointed to fill Mark Harmsworth's former seat on the City Council.Harmsworth left Position 5 vacant on the council when he resigned last month to serve in the state House of Representatives.The council on Tuesday...
Date: 01/14/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Seven candidates are vying for an open seat on the City Council, and members Tuesday will interview them during a public meeting. The council might make a decision immediately after the interviews.Mark Harmsworth resigned his Position 5 seat last month...
Date: 01/12/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Police have launched a death investigation after human remains were found in the woods off the Bothell-Everett Highway.Someone walking in the woods spotted what appeared to be a badly decayed human body near the 17500 block of the highway and called 911 a...
Date: 01/11/2015 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The City Council might have set some sort of record, having forced half of its city managers to resign since Mill Creek was incorporated in 1983. The pattern has people concerned.Most recently, city manager Ken Armstrong resigned, effective Jan. 2, after...
Date: 01/09/2015 | Local News
South Snohomish County Politics in 2014 saw a dull election but interesting contests to fill vacancies on the Edmonds City Council and in the State Legislature.
Date: 12/31/2014 | South County Politics
Now there are home devices available
Date: 12/28/2014 | Whats Up With That?
MILL CREEK — From wagon track, to rural crossroads, to full-fledged suburbia, the area once known as Osborn's Corner only promises to get busier.Morning and afternoon commutes...
Date: 12/24/2014 | Local News
MILL CREEK — A King County sheriff’s deputy has pleaded guilty to reckless driving after being arrested for DUI earlier this year in Mill Creek.
Date: 12/12/2014 | Local News
MILL CREEK — A series of disturbing posts on Twitter that made reference to Jackson High School in Mill Creek has led to confusion among parents and the Everett School District.
Date: 12/10/2014 | Sirens
MEDFORD, Ore. — State police in southern Oregon who stopped a car for seatbelt violations wound up finding 17 kilos — more than 37 pounds — of cocaine and arresting three people from Washington state.
Date: 12/05/2014 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The city is calling for higher taxes in 2015, but the greater revenue amounts to no more than a drop in the bucket for the proposed two-year budget, which has spending exceeding income by about $2.7...
Date: 12/01/2014 | Local News
MILL CREEK — He does some of his most meaningful work while he's on vacation.Michael Mallahan travels abroad to help children hear. The audiologist at Mill Creek's Hearing and Balance Lab led nearly 30 volunteers on a...
Date: 12/01/2014 | Local News
MILL CREEK — She was cautious and always paid in cash, the informant told detectives.She knew where he lived, but he had no idea where she made her home. He didn't even know her name.He'd simply call her the "The Formula Lady."In the...
Date: 11/30/2014 | Local News
MILL CREEK — The City Council intends to fire the city manager here but won’t say why. City Manager Ken Armstrong says he doesn’t know, either.
Date: 11/26/2014 | Local News
In my opinion, the Mill Creek City Council is not doing its job to provide a long-range strategic vision for the city. Two examples of this are the mismanaged handling of the Economic Development Committee's hard work and the haphazard 2015-16 budget discussions.The Economic...
Date: 11/26/2014 | Commentary
SNOHOMISH — An off-duty Snohomish County sheriff’s sergeant helped snare a couple of homeless heroin addicts believed to be responsible for a string of armed robberies.
Date: 11/24/2014 | Local News
Children given permanent homes on National Adoption Day
Date: 11/22/2014 | Local News
Mill Creek students stack cups to try win Guinness record
Date: 11/14/2014 | Local News
MILL CREEK — Republican Mark Harmsworth is heading to the state House of Representatives after the most expensive legislative contest in Snohomish County this year.
Date: 11/11/2014 | Local News
MILL CREEK — It would have completed the perfect Halloween costume.But the intricate helmet would have taken 27 hours to make with the 3-D printer at the UPS Store in Mill Creek. And that would have been spendy.Very spendy.
Date: 11/04/2014 | Business
The message from all over: 'We love Marysville Pilchuck'
Date: 10/28/2014 | Local News
EVERETT — The Everett School District is conducting a second investigation of a Cascade High School government teacher who is running for state representative.Superintendent Gary Cohn said Tuesday he ordered the second probe after learning that Mike Wilson might have...
Date: 10/22/2014 | Local News