State Sen. Marko Liias and other legislators have introduced three bills aimed at reducing student-loan debt.
Date: 02/05/2016 | South County Politics
U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen is scheduled to speak Monday at a meeting of the 1st Legislative District Democrats.
Date: 02/04/2016 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — For years, the city’s waterfront was dominated by a former military tank farm.
Date: 01/31/2016 | Local News
Edmonds School Superintendent Nick Brossoit will speak and answer questions Thursday about the Feb. 9 school district ballot measure.
Date: 01/27/2016 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — Police are warning neighbors about a convicted sex offender who has moved to Mukilteo.Ryan Joseph Ray, 31, is a Level 3 offender, the level deemed most likely to reoffend. He is living in the area of 42nd Avenue West and Harbour Heights Drive.
Date: 01/27/2016 | Local News
State Reps. Lillian Ortiz-Self and Strom Peterson plan a Wednesday telephone town-hall event with 21st District constituents.The event is scheduled for 6:05 to 7:05 p.m. Wednesday, January 27.
Date: 01/26/2016 | South County Politics
Time is short. Mukilteo’s Richard Meury has late-stage cancer.
Date: 01/22/2016 | Julie Muhlstein
The Lake Stevens Arts Commission is taking applications for bands interested in performing at the Music on the Lake series this summer. The concerts are at 7 p.m. every Thursday in July. Performers receive a stipend. Auditions can be submitted as CDs or web links. They are due by Feb. 10. Drop off...
Date: 01/22/2016 | Local News
Watch out for tax scamsWith tax season here, the Mukilteo Police Department is issuing a reminder about scams. It is common for people to get phone calls from scammers with east Indian accents claiming to be from the IRS and threatening immediate arrest or...
Date: 01/21/2016 | Local News
Mukilteo contractor wins trip to TennesseeMukilteo contractor Mike Janes, who owns The Janes Company, was selected as the winner in a drawing for an all-expenses-paid trip for two to Nashville, Tennessee, from Lochinvar, a manufacturer of high-efficiency...
Date: 01/20/2016 | Bizblog
MUKILTEO — A hearing about whether to approve a 112-home subdivision in the unincorporated Picnic Point area has been rescheduled over the week of Feb. 29 and the following week.
Date: 01/19/2016 | Local News
Site prep for new Mukilteo ferry dock is ahead of schedule
Date: 01/18/2016 | Local News
Community Transit will operate local buses within Snohomish County on regular schedule on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, Jan. 18, but commuter service to and from downtown Seattle and the University District will be reduced.
Date: 01/15/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — A 72-year-old man suffered multiple broken bones when he was hit while crossing the street in Mukilteo Wednesday evening.The accident was reported around 5:40 p.m. in the 12000 block of Highway 525, Mukilteo Police Officer Colt Davis said.
Date: 01/14/2016 | Local News
Sounder station in Mukilteo, beset with delays, set to open soon
Date: 01/12/2016 | Local News
PICNIC POINT — Hearings about the approval of the 112-home Frognal Estates subdivision proposed on hilly, forested parcels near Picnic Point Elementary have been put on hold.
Date: 01/09/2016 | Local News
EVERETT — Hearings are scheduled Monday through Friday next week on a 112-home subdivision known as Frognal Estates proposed for a hillside near Mukilteo in unincorporated Snohomish County.Hearing...
Date: 01/07/2016 | Local News
With a 60-day session set to start in the Legislature in less than two weeks — that's compared to 2015's record 176-day, three-special-session odyssey — city government leaders in Snohomish County are keeping their expectations realistic.The lawmakers' focus for...
Date: 01/01/2016 | Editorials
Mukilteo residents concerned it will bring traffic, noise and smells
Date: 12/31/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO — The nonprofit organization that runs the Future of Flight Aviation Center has a new name — the Institute of Flight. The change comes 10...
Date: 12/30/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO — Even for seasoned officers, petty crime can be hard to stomach during the holidays.An Alabama family on a road trip recently stopped over in Mukilteo for a few days. The family of four needed some car repairs before they could get on their way, police officer Colt Davis said.
Date: 12/26/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO — A man was shot repeatedly in the legs at a home here Monday evening, Mukilteo police say.The incident was reported about 10 p.m. in the 5000 block of 84th Street SW, Mukilteo police officer Colt Davis said.
Date: 12/22/2015 | Local News
If the place could talk, oh the stories diners would hear. Charles at Smuggler’s Cove, a Mukilteo restaurant for decades, has a shady history as a haven for bootleggers.
Date: 12/13/2015 | Julie Muhlstein
Grouchy Chef4433 Russell Road No. 113, Mukilteo, 425-493-9754Specialty: Fine diningMukilteo’s Grouchy Chef is gourmet food with a side of shush
Date: 12/11/2015 | Entertainment
The inside of Grouchy Chef is intense.
Date: 12/04/2015 | Entertainment
The food is great and the price is low — but there are rules
Date: 12/01/2015 | Whats Up With That?
Neighbors band together to fight construction of 112 homes
Date: 11/28/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO — Dozens of students and Rotary Club members turned out Sunday morning to bring Thanksgiving Day dinners to families who can’t afford to buy their own.
Date: 11/24/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO — In this day and age of extra precaution, a couple of firecrackers can lock down a school.Such was the case Monday when someone reported hearing a loud noise at Kamiak High School.The Mukilteo campus was placed in lockdown shortly after 9:30 a.m. Monday.
Date: 11/23/2015 | Local News
Both Diamond Knot locations will prepare and serve a dinner to the families of Esther’s Place this Thanksgiving.For more details, here’s a press release from Diamond Knot:Diamond Knot Craft Brewing cooks, serves Thanksgiving dinner to the homeless
Date: 11/23/2015 | Hops & Sips
MUKILTEO — The Grieg Piano Concerto in A minor, performed by Seattle pianist Rose Jo-Shih Cheng, is sure to be a highlight of Mukilteo Community Orchestra’s 2015–16 season opener Sunday afternoon under the direction of Trevor Lutzenhiser.
Date: 11/20/2015 | Entertainment
PNAA holds holiday party at Mukilteo's Historic Flight FoundationPacific Northwest Aerospace Alliance will take a nostalgic look at the vintage aircraft of the Historic Flight Foundation at a holiday party from 5 to 8 p.m. on Dec. 10 at 10719 Bernie Webber...
Date: 11/20/2015 | Bizblog
EVERETT — When results showed up on election night, Brian Sullivan couldn't hide his dismay.The Democrat, who has spent most of his adult life in politics, was running for a third term on the Snohomish County Council. And on Nov. 3 he was trailing
Date: 11/13/2015 | Local News
Alexa's Cafe: 10115 Main St., Bothell; 425-402-1754; www.alexascafe.com. Live music Saturdays at 7 p.m. Nov. 28: Tweety and the Tom-Cats.The Anchor Pub: 1001 Hewitt Ave., Everett; 425-374-2580;
Date: 11/13/2015 | Entertainment
MUKILTEO — ElectroImpact is getting bigger.The aerospace supplier plans on adding a new building with a mix of offices and a soaring assembly bay to handle growing demand for the company's robotic assembly machines.ElectroImpact makes machines that make...
Date: 11/11/2015 | Business
U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen will meet with constituents Saturday at Lynnwood High School about the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade agreement and other issues important to people in Northwest Washington.
Date: 11/09/2015 | South County Politics
EVERETT — Snohomish County Councilman Brian Sullivan increased his lead to 450 votes over opponent Greg Tisdel in updated vote totals released Friday evening.Tisdel was ahead on election night but the...
Date: 11/07/2015 | Local News
Technology, friends help Sam through school
Date: 11/06/2015 | Julie Muhlstein
Zeek's Pizza4309 196th St. SW, Lynnwood, 425-893-8646Specialty: PizzaPizza lovers rejoice: Zeeks brings gourmet pizza to Lynnwood
Date: 11/06/2015 | Entertainment
The sandwich was a triple decker with turkey, ham and Swiss cheese dipped in egg batter and cooked on the griddle.It was soft, moist and flavorful. No way could it get more perfect. Or so I thought as I dug into the mound of my Monte Cristo at Mukilteo’s Weller’s Cafe.
Date: 11/06/2015 | Entertainment
Snohomish County Councilman Brian Sullivan increased his slim re-election lead to 61 votes over challenger Greg Tisdel in updated vote totals posted Thursday.The incumbent had trailed Tisdel by 98 votes on...
Date: 11/05/2015 | Local News
Candidates running for Mukilteo City Council have been hearing an earful from city residents: parking issues at Lighthouse Park, traffic issues, development of Japanese Gulch as a city park and solidifying the future of the city’s finances. Voters will sort through eight candidates to decide who is...
Date: 10/30/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO — A man could face criminal charges after he allegedly aimed a high-powered laser into the eyes of two ferry captains last week.One of the captains suffered a damaged retina and a third-degree burn to the eyelid, said Sgt. Christina Martin with the Washington State Patrol.
Date: 10/28/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO – The state learned Monday it will be getting a $10 million federal grant that should be the final piece of funding required for the new Mukilteo ferry terminal.“These funds cement our ability to get a good project for the community,” said state Sen. Marko Liias, D-Lynnwood.
Date: 10/27/2015 | Local News
Snohomish County voters should have ballots and voters’ pamphlets for the Nov. 3 General Election.
Date: 10/20/2015 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — A King County judge last week upheld Snohomish County’s lease arrangement with a New York company trying to build an air passenger terminal at Paine Field.
Date: 10/17/2015 | Local News
Beardslee Public House19116 Beardslee Boulevard, Bothell, 425-286-1001, www.beardsleeph.comSpecialty: Pub grub and beerBeardslee does upscale pub grub and beer well
Date: 10/16/2015 | Entertainment
MUKILTEO — Three schools were placed in lockdown here Wednesday morning after a student reported seeing someone with a weapon on an athletic field.
Date: 10/14/2015 | Local News
Quality of life covers a lot of ground regarding campaign issues in Mukilteo.For the city of about 21,000, it's the concern as it relates to the issue of commercial airline service at Paine Field, the city's parks, traffic, parking and more.Four city council...
Date: 10/14/2015 | Editorials
MUKILTEO — Endeavour Elementary School was locked down Tuesday morning while police hunted for a burglary suspect in the area.
Date: 10/13/2015 | Local News
Want to bring in a little extra bacon over the holidays?Archie McPhee’s warehouse in Mukilteo is hiring for two positions: unicorn wrangler and rubber chicken peddler.The wrangler is McPhee-speak for a warehouse worker. The peddler is an admin assistant.
Date: 10/12/2015 | Whats Up With That?
Longtime politician faces opposition from newcomer Tisdel
Date: 10/12/2015 | Local News
Windows shattered and people were hurt by flying glass. A teenage girl lost an eye. Homes were destroyed. A boat in the bay was blown 20 feet into the air. And a major employer's plant was in ruins, never to open again.As the nation slid into the Great Depression 85 years...
Date: 10/11/2015 | Julie Muhlstein
Eunice Ishii of Mukilteo writes: “On weekends and especially when the weather is beautiful, the Mukilteo ferry traffic backs up. Those who wait patiently
Date: 10/07/2015 | Street Smarts
Snohomish CountyEventsSchack Art Center: 2921 Hoyt Ave., Everett; 425-259-5050; www.schack.org. Teen Nights at Schack return 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 8. These free, after-hours events...
Date: 10/02/2015 | Entertainment
South Snohomish County will have a full ballot for the Nov. 3 general election.
Date: 09/29/2015 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — A rescue boat launched from a Washington State Ferry Saturday morning assisted a woman who apparently had become exhausted while diving near the ferry terminal.
Date: 09/26/2015 | Local News
Diamond Knot Craft Brewing is donating money to the North-Central Washington Fire Relief Fund after one of its kitchen workers, Cody Chrisman, returned recently from helping the firefighting cause eastern and central Washington.According to a press release, Chrisman, a...
Date: 09/18/2015 | Hops & Sips
Incumbent Alderwood Water and Wastewater Commissioner Donna Cross is running unopposed in the Nov. 3 general election.
Date: 09/17/2015 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — Neighbors who are concerned about a 112-home development on steep terrain above Picnic Point Road plan to meet for a discussion Sunday afternoon.
Date: 09/16/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Snohomish County is taking the lead on a new approach to paving that could result in cheaper, faster and better upgrades to local roadways.
Date: 09/08/2015 | Street Smarts
Mukilteo native talks about acting and recent move to L.A.
Date: 09/08/2015 | Life
Mediterranean Kitchen18415 33rd Ave. W Suite G, Lynnwood; 425-245-7551; mediterraneankitchens.netSpecialty: MediterraneanLynnwood’s Mediterranean Kitchen lives up to the hype
Date: 09/04/2015 | Entertainment
Environmental firms raise money for Northwest HarvestMore than 50 Northwest environmental firms, including consultants, attorneys, contractors, and vendors, joined forces to net $22,790 for Northwest Harvest at the third annual Take a Swing Against Hunger...
Date: 09/04/2015 | Bizblog
EVERETT — Jets diverted to Paine Field from Naval Air Station Whidbey Island created unusually loud noise that was heard around the area on Monday afternoon and evening.
Date: 09/01/2015 | Local News
U. S. Rep. Rick Larsen will meet riders on a Lynnwood-to-Seattle bus trip Tuesday morning.
Date: 08/31/2015 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — Air quality tests show that the level of fumes created by removing creosote-soaked pilings from the former tank farm pier were many times below what's considered a health risk, despite of being a headache-inducing nuisance to neighbors.Test results show that...
Date: 08/29/2015 | Local News
U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen and representatives of federal veterans’ organizations will meet with local vets Saturday at the Mountlake Terrace Senior Center.
Date: 08/27/2015 | South County Politics
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
MUKILTEO — Police in Mukilteo are investigating a convenience store robbery that occurred early Friday morning.The robbery occurred around 5:45 a.m. at a business in the 3800 block of Harbour Pointe Boulevard SW, Mukilteo police officer Colt Davis said.
Date: 08/24/2015 | Local News
A newly formed political committee led by Mukilteo Mayor Jennifer Gregerson is leading the effort to pass Community Transit’s sales tax hike measure this fall.
Date: 08/23/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Work has started to shore up the worst of the slipping, sliding coastal bluffs above the railroad tracks between Everett and Mukilteo.Mudslides pose a seasonal nuisance — and danger — for Sounder commuters, Amtrak passengers and freight trains.
Date: 08/21/2015 | Local News
Music4Life volunteers work to provide kids with instruments
Date: 08/21/2015 | Local News
MUKILTEO — Following complaints from neighbors that removing creosote-soaked pilings from a former tank farm pier is creating headache-inducing fumes, the state Department of Ecology has approved a plan to mist the pilings...
Date: 08/20/2015 | Local News
MUKITEO — Neighbors say that demolishing an old military pier to make way for a new ferry terminal has had an unintended consequence — an odor so pungent that it makes their eyes water, gives them headaches, and leaves them feeling nauseated.The smell is being...
Date: 08/15/2015 | Local News
Mukilteo ferry terminal work begins with pier demolition
Date: 08/12/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Snohomish County leaders could decide soon on clearing the way for a vast expansion of Paine Field's already impressive trove of vintage airplanes.If the vision from aircraft collector John...
Date: 08/11/2015 | Local News
SEATTLE — A Mukilteo man remained hospitalized Monday after crashing his motorcycle near Darrington last week.
Date: 08/10/2015 | Sirens
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
Mukilteo families salvage what they can from burnt homes
Date: 08/06/2015 | Local News
Attorney Terry Preshaw gets treasured French horn back
Date: 08/05/2015 | Local News
EVERETT — Perhaps it is a sign of the times.A year ago, the Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office created a way for neighborhoods to request a deputy to visit their block parties for National Night Out, an annual event each August.There were two submissions.
Date: 08/02/2015 | Local News
If you haven't done so already, dig out that mail-in ballot for Tuesday's top two primary election, make your choices and mail it or drop it off at one of several drop boxes throughout the county. For a list of ballot drop boxes, go to tinyurl.com/SnoCoVoteBallotBox.Below...
Date: 08/02/2015 | Editorials
The eighth annual Mukilteo Art Festival and the 12th annual Index Arts Festival are both on Aug. 1, drawing art lovers to the water and the mountains.
Date: 07/31/2015 | Entertainment
When Mukilteo City Council member Emily Vanderwielen decided not to seek re-election, there was no lack of interest by people seeking to take her place with three candidates seeking the job.
Date: 07/30/2015 | Local News
As Boeing continues construction in Everett of its wing fabrication facility for the 777X and other aerospace businesses in the county continue their own growth, production of a critical component for those manufacturers also is ramping up: the training and development of skills for the...
Date: 07/24/2015 | Editorials
The Herald Editorial Board's endorsements for the Aug. 4 primary conclude with city council races in Lake Stevens and Mukilteo. Voters' top two choices in the primary will move on to the Nov. 3 general election.For Lake Stevens City Council, Position No. 5,...
Date: 07/21/2015 | Editorials
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
Mukilteo’s Diamond Knot Craft Brewing is releasing a special beer to raise funds for the Mukilteo Firefighters Benevolent Fund, according to a press release.
Date: 07/17/2015 | Hops & Sips
MUKILTEO — The city is looking for a new finance director to replace Scott Morgan, whose tenure with the city lasted about a year.Morgan left last month. “We had an amicable separation,” said Mayor Jennifer Gregerson. “I wished Mr. Morgan well.”
Date: 07/14/2015 | Local News
Kevin Stoltz hates hearing about people getting lost or injured and dying while having adventures. He wants people to get out and explore, but he wants them to come home, too.
Date: 07/13/2015 | Business
Extra ferry sailings will be added on the Mukilteo-Clinton route to and from Whidbey Island to assist travelers while the Highway 20 Deception Pass bridges are closed for overnight paving.
Date: 07/10/2015 | Street Smarts
Personality shines through on Mukilteo Quilt & Garden Tour
Date: 07/09/2015 | Home and Garden
Kevin Manning, an astronomer and former consultant to NASA, will speak from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Mukilteo Library, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd.
Date: 07/08/2015 | Explore NW
New Mukilteo business offers blow-dry styling, makeup
Date: 07/08/2015 | Business
MUKILTEO — Basketball courts? Probably not. A place to picnic? Probably yes. And an area for off-leash dogs? Still undecided.
Date: 07/07/2015 | Local News