Mill Creek

Suspects, stolen car sought in Mill Creek robbery attempt

Police are asking for help finding five people who attempted to break into a gas station in Mill Creek early Monday. A… Continue reading

State launches $39M in local road projects with U.S. 2 paving

Eight miles of well-worn pavement on U.S. 2 between Sultan and Gold Bar will be resurfaced this summer. “It has been about 15 years since… Continue reading

Tech students advance

The Technology Students Association (TSA) State Conference was held March 16-18 in Yakima with over 900 competitors. Students and teams who ranked in the Top… Continue reading

Washington Achievement Award winners

The Washington Achievement Award is given each year to schools whose students perform well or show progress over time on state tests. Only schools that… Continue reading

Jackson teen serves as House page in Olympia

Daniel Davis, a student at Jackson High School, recently served as a page in the Washington State House of Representatives. He was sponsored by state… Continue reading

Preschool’s Art Fair benefits Moyer Foundation

The Goddard School, a daycare and preschool program in Snohomish, held its “The Art of Storytelling” art fair and auction fundraiser on April 8. Each… Continue reading

Mill Creek author writes stories for the zombie obsessed

At most bookstores, the authors are inside book jackets. At Barnes &Noble Alderwood, Michelle Kilmer is there in the flesh. Which might be a weird… Continue reading

PUD project to affect Mill Creek roads through September

A Snohomish County PUD project will close lanes on several high-traffic roads and impose other travel restrictions here through September. The underground… Continue reading

Work to begin soon on big indoor sports arena in Mill Creek

Two projects aimed at bolstering recreational opportunities in and around Mill Creek are moving forward. One is a private venture that could… Continue reading

Front Porch: Council meeting, scholarships, club meeting

Mill Creek meeting: The Snohomish County Council has planned another meeting outside of Everett. The council’s regular Monday meeting on April 24 has been moved… Continue reading

Mock Trial teams back from state competition

The Washington State Mock Trial championship was held March 24-26 at Thurston County Courthouse in Olympia. The varsity team from Archbishop Murphy High School finished… Continue reading

Mill Creek officials’ expenses catch auditors’ attention

When three city leaders from Mill Creek met with developers last year, they treated them to lunch at Barolo Ristorante in downtown… Continue reading

Sophomore tosses gem, Jackson tops Monroe to stay unbeaten

Iyanla Pennington had big shoes to fill this spring. The Jackson sophomore pitcher was tasked with replacing standout hurler Sophie Frost, who… Continue reading

Ace hurler leads Jackson over Glacier Peak in Wesco 4A clash

Jackson baseball coach Kirk Nicholson wants his players to focus on having fun while they’re playing, regardless of whether they’re winning or… Continue reading

Front Porch: Studs, fire chief, cops & coffee, facelift

Studded tires: If you used studded tires to navigate our long winter, the time has come to take them off. The state deadline to remove… Continue reading

Archbishop, Jackson head to state Mock Trial

Archbishop Murphy High School prevailed over Windward High School out of Ferndale at the Snohomish County District Championship Trial, held Feb. 28 at Snohomish County… Continue reading

Musicians take top honors at Newport Jazz Fest

Lake Stevens High School took the top Sweepstakes award at the Newport Jazz Festival, held March 11 at Newport High School in Bellevue. The Jackson… Continue reading

Dispute over road repairs raises questions in Mill Creek

Allen and Bundie Olsen are still vacuuming up gravel tracked into their garage from their quiet road. “The gravel just doesn’t stop… Continue reading

Learning doesn’t stop for students stranded by snowslide

The 42 students from Henry M. Jackson High School expected a fun field trip in the mountains. They got a bit more… Continue reading

Newest county councilman already facing a challenger

It’s shaping up to be a busy political season for the Snohomish County Council. Three of the council’s five members are up for… Continue reading