MUKILTEO — For the past two months, the city has been embroiled in controversy over plans for construction of a mosque, the Islamic Center of Mukilteo.
Date: 05/24/2016 | Local News
EVERETT — Snohomish County's elected leaders are trying to hasten light rail's arrival in Everett from the current quarter-century time line.The County Council passed two...
Date: 05/24/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — I lived in Mukilteo for several years, but I had to move out to find out what made the city's 92nd Street Park truly special.When I lived there, I walked past the park at Mukilteo Speedway and 92nd Street nearly every weekend for exercise. But the children's...
Date: 05/22/2016 | Life
It’s been the target of anti-Islamic fliers and anonymously mailed postcards, but a planned mosque in Mukilteo is finding strong support in some local faith communities. Unity in Lynnwood recently sent an encouraging letter to the mosque leader, and a...
Date: 05/18/2016 | Julie Muhlstein
Washington State Ferries advises riders to plan for reduced capacity on the Mukilteo-Clinton route.Starting Monday and continuing through Sunday, June 11, plan for 24 fewer vehicle spaces on roughly half of all sailings.
Date: 05/15/2016 | Street Smarts
It's sandwiched in a strip of eateries between McDonald's and Pizza Hut on Mukilteo Speedway.Fast-food Mediterranean fare at Gyro Stop.But there's nothing fast about choosing what to order. With a well-rounded menu,...
Date: 05/13/2016 | Entertainment
MUKILTEO — Police are investigating flyers with the words "Ban Islam from America" posted at the site of a planned mosque, the Islamic Center of Mukilteo.A U.S. flag was placed nearby.The flyers had about six...
Date: 05/10/2016 | Local News
Last week, I attended a public meeting with Rep. Rick Larsen, D-Washington. One of the items on his agenda was an April 23 guest commentary he'd written for the Herald titled "Opposition to mosque goes against...
Date: 05/07/2016 | Commentary
SEATTLE — A Freeland man has been fined $100,000 after a U.S. Coast Guard investigation concluded he intentionally pointed a laser at the pilot house of a state ferry, resulting in injuries to the vessel's master and chief mate.He's...
Date: 04/29/2016 | Local News
Plan could bring passenger service to Paine Field in 2017
Date: 04/28/2016 | Local News
EDMONDS — The Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office continues to search for missing 16-year-old Tyler Christensen.Investigators now have reason to believe the teen had made plans to leave his home, sheriff’s spokeswoman Shari Ireton said Tuesday.
Date: 04/26/2016 | Local News
The bigger the better.Community yard sales are like Black Friday, with a mall of lawns filled with everything and anything you could possibly want, need or don’t need. Here are some biggies coming up:
Date: 04/26/2016 | Life
MUKILTEO — The president of a planned mosque in Mukilteo is calling for Peter Zieve, who leads the aerospace firm Electroimpact Inc., to apologize for his opposition to the mosque through a citywide postcard mailing.
Date: 04/24/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — Investigators have determined that a mechanical problem sparked an expensive fire in Mukilteo on Monday.The fire caused $200,000 in damage to the Applied Aero Systems business along 47th Place W., according to the Mukilteo Fire Department. The fire set off...
Date: 04/22/2016 | Local News
EDMONDS — Tyler Christensen, 16, was still missing Thursday evening, two days after he was last seen walking to a church event near Picnic Point.
Date: 04/21/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO -- Police are asking for help finding a Mukilteo-area teen who has been missing since Tuesday evening.Tyler Christensen, 16, has strong ties to his family and church and no history of running away, according to the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office.
Date: 04/20/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — Peter Zieve, president of the aerospace firm Electroimpact Inc., who has been criticized for mailing an anonymous citywide postcard as part of campaign to oppose plans for a local mosque, now says he plans to apologize for...
Date: 04/19/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — It was a little after 5 p.m. April 7 when Mukilteo police were called to help a woman lying on the sidewalk along Mukilteo Speedway. She was bleeding from a knife wound in the back.
Date: 04/18/2016 | Local News
Mosque supporters call for boycott of aerospace company
Date: 04/15/2016 | Local News
Head of key Boeing supplier linked to postcards in Mukilteo
Date: 04/14/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — It appears a Mukilteo man has fallen victim to an online scam, paying to lease a home that apparently wasn’t available to rent.The man’s lease to his current apartment expires at the end of April and he was looking for a new place, Mukilteo police officer Colt Davis said.
Date: 04/12/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — Many residents have opened their mailboxes over the weekend to find an anonymous postcard alerting them to plans for construction of a mosque.Plans for the mosque, the Islamic Center of Mukilteo, have been under way for...
Date: 04/12/2016 | Local News
Herald staffMUKILTEO — Police were investigating the stabbing of a woman in Mukilteo on Thursday.
Date: 04/07/2016 | Local News
SEATTLE — BNSF Railway has imposed a 48-hour moratorium on passenger train service between Seattle and Everett because of a landslide south of Mukilteo.
Date: 03/28/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — The long wait for the opening of the second Sounder train platform is over.Service on the new platform is scheduled to start Monday with the arrival of a train at 4:47 p.m.Construction on the $18.1 million project began in January 2014. It...
Date: 03/28/2016 | Local News
Democrats in the 1st Legislative District have announced changes in the sites of many precinct presidential caucuses for Brier, Bothell and other parts of the district.
Date: 03/25/2016 | South County Politics
LYNNWOOD — Jose Sanchez Diaz was almost home when, for some reason, he turned his car around. His cellphone last emitted an electronic signal at the Mukilteo waterfront.That was more than six months ago, the last time anyone saw or heard from him.
Date: 03/21/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — A small mudslide was reported Sunday morning at Naketa Beach in Mukilteo.That area has been sloughing for years.
Date: 03/20/2016 | Local News
Isaiah Barhoum, 20, is a sophomore at University of Washington, double majoring in accounting and informatics. He is the owner of Bigs Mobile Detailing, www.bigsmobile.com, a business he started his senior year of high school. He...
Date: 03/15/2016 | The Chat
A Beverly Hills, California,-based real estate company announced on Friday that it purchased two large apartment complexes in Snohomish County for $141 million.
Date: 03/11/2016 | Business
MUKILTEO — A 44-year-old Everett man is accused of renting a Mukilteo storage unit, then using his access to that building to pilfer neighboring units.When Mukilteo police first talked to him, he allegedly was wearing a U.S. Army jacket that had been stolen from another storage unit.
Date: 03/08/2016 | Local News
EVERETT — A federal court has denied an appeal by the city of Mukilteo and others who are trying to stop regular commercial passenger flights from coming to Paine Field.The ruling announced Friday cleared the biggest remaining legal hurdle for a company looking to...
Date: 03/05/2016 | Local News
The legislature has passed a bill sponsored by State Sen. Marko Liias, a bill that would help students apply class credits from four-year colleges toward degrees at two-year schools.
Date: 03/04/2016 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — Another free concert, this time featuring themes from opera, will be presented in a matinee March 6 by the Mukilteo Community Orchestra.Conductor and artistic director Trevor Lutzenhiser has put together "Opera Senza Voce" — opera without...
Date: 03/04/2016 | Entertainment
EVERETT — Hearings are being held a 112-home subdivision proposed for the last large tract of developable land in unincorporated southwest Snohomish County.
Date: 03/03/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — Younger and younger people are trying heroin in Snohomish County, and they’re dying from it.
Date: 03/02/2016 | Local News
MUKILTEO — A 64-year-old Mukilteo man who has mental health issues has been reported missing.Michael A. Camacho was last seen Monday afternoon outside Compass Health in north Everett, according to a police bulletin issued Wednesday. He was supposed to go to a doctor's...
MUKILTEO — People will have a chance Wednesday evening to see plans and give their opinions on construction of the new $129 million ferry terminal in Mukilteo.The meeting is scheduled from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Rosehill Community Center. It's an opportunity for the...
Fisheries scientists look forward to new center in Mukilteo
Almost as many voters in the Feb. 9 special election and other recent elections have been using ballot drop boxes as have been using mail.
Date: 02/22/2016 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — A man was seriously injured Thursday night after being struck by a car outside the Mukilteo Diamond Knot Brewery on Front Street.
Date: 02/19/2016 | Local News
It's Lombardo's, not Lombardi's.By name, the Mukilteo Lombardo's sometimes gets confused with Lombardi's Italian Restaurants in Mill Creek and Everett.The results are equally tasty.Lombardo's Pizzeria is as simply wonderful as Lombardi's is...
Date: 02/19/2016 | Entertainment
State Reps. Lillian Ortiz-Self and Strom Peterson and State Sen. Marko Liias will meet 21st Legislative District constituents at two town-hall meetings Saturday.
Date: 02/18/2016 | South County Politics
The Snohomish County Charter Review Commission will hear from a county council member, a Superior Court judge and South District Court Judge Beth Fraser at a commission meeting Wednesday.
Date: 02/16/2016 | South County Politics
MUKILTEO — Detectives with the Washington State Patrol are wrapping up their investigation into a man who allegedly shined a high-powered laser at two ferry captains last fall.They expect to...
Date: 02/10/2016 | Local News
State Rep. Luis Moscoso says he is optimistic about the chances for passing the Washington Voting Rights Act during this year's legislative session.
Date: 02/08/2016 | South County Politics
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