CLEARVIEW — Residents of this one-mile stretch along Highway 9 south of Snohomish a few years ago formed a community association to get their concerns in front of lawmakers. Now they're seeing some success in getting their political issues on the table.They'll have the...
Date: 08/17/2015 | Local News
The 1st District Democrats will not have their normal monthly meeting Monday. Instead, the District Democratic organization will have its annual picnic Saturday, Aug. 22 from noon to 4 p.m. at the Brightwater facility on highway 9 north of Woodinville.
Date: 08/10/2015 | South County Politics
Mountlake Terrace plans to combine the money that will come from the state capital budget with previously allocated state money, money from other grants and money from local bonds to pay for the planned revitalization of Main Street in a few years.
Date: 07/23/2015 | South County Politics
Mountlake Terrace will get financial support for revitalizing Main Street as part of the state’s capital budget that the governor signed Tuesday.
Date: 07/06/2015 | South County Politics
The two Democratic candidates for Snohomish County executive will face questions in a forum at a meeting of the 1st Legislative District Democrats Monday in Bothell.
Date: 06/05/2015 | South County Politics
When Gov. Jay Inslee said Tuesday that he expects to call the legislature back for a special session, local representatives weren’t surprised.
Date: 04/23/2015 | South County Politics
Washington state Democrats expect to use a system of caucuses and conventions to choose delegates to the 2016 national presidential nominating convention.
Date: 04/16/2015 | South County Politics
A bill on payday loans, sponsored by Democratic State Sen. Marko Liias, appears to be dead for the current legislative session.
Date: 04/13/2015 | South County Politics
The 1st Legislative District Democrats will meet Monday at the International Union of Operating Engineers Hall in Bothell.
Date: 04/10/2015 | South County Politics
Legislators from the 1st, 21st and 32nd districts will play host to town-hall meetings Saturday.
Date: 03/12/2015 | South County Politics
Each of the two incumbent 1st Legislative District Democratic state representatives is headed for a fourth two-year term.
Date: 11/17/2014 | South County Politics
The battle for an open House seat in Snohomish County remained undecided Tuesday night.Only a few hundred votes separated Republican Mark Harmsworth and Democrat Mike Wilson, who are competing to succeed Mike Hope, the Republican lawmaker who resigned in July.
Date: 11/04/2014 | Local News
Democratic 1st Legislative District State Sen. Rosemary McAuliffe and Democratic 21st District State Rep. Mary Helen Roberts have opposing views on Initiative 1351,which would require the Legislature to pay to reduce class sizes throughout the public-school system.
Date: 10/30/2014 | South County Politics
Snohomish County's registered voters should have already received their ballots from the Auditor's Office. Voters have between now and Nov. 4 to mark their choices and get the ballots in the mail. If...
Date: 10/23/2014 | Editorials
Democratic state Rep. Derek Stanford was coasting toward re-election to another two-year term. He had no opponent. Then Republican challenger Mark Davies lodged a write-in campaign in the August primary...
Date: 10/10/2014 | Local News
It’s gearing up to be a close race. Democratic state Rep. Luis Moscoso held a narrow lead over Republican challenger Ed Barton in the top-two primary election for Washington’s House of Representatives.
Date: 10/04/2014 | Local News