Mountlake Terrace

Photo from Tuesday’s tree rescue

Check out this picture from Tuesday’s rescue involving an injured man in a tree in Mountlake Terrace. (Details on the rescue here.) The man, described… Continue reading

3 mayoral jobs at stake on south county ballots

Voters in south Snohomish County will elect three mayors, 19 city council members and a County Council member on their 2013 ballots. Brier, Lynnwood and… Continue reading

Everett deputy police chief retiring after 40 years

Mike Campbell is reminded of a simpler time when he drives past the line of poplars high atop a hill overlooking I-5. He… Continue reading

Roberts decries end of sentencing bill

After the Legislature passed its deadline for bills to pass the House or Senate, House Judiciary Committee member Mary Helen Roberts decried the death of… Continue reading

Witnesses sought in January crash on I-5

Washington State Patrol detectives are looking for potential witnesses in a Jan. 25 crash on I-5 in Mountlake Terrace. A motorcycle was… Continue reading

Ballots for Mountlake Terrace special election to be mailed next week

Ballots for the April 23 Mountlake Terrace special election will be mailed to registered voters Thursday. Ballot drop boxes are open 24 hours a day… Continue reading

Statement from opponents of Terrace Prop. 1

Below is a statement from the group “Citizens Against Prop. 1” opposing Mountlake Terrace’s $25 million bond proposal to build a new Civic Center on… Continue reading

Around Snohomish, Island counties

Camano Island: Park walk set for Saturday Friends of Camano Island Parks offers a guided walk of three miles through Cama Beach State Park, 9:50… Continue reading

Around the County

Lake Stevens: Cat trapping class offered The Community Cat Coalition plans to offer a free class on how to trap free-roaming cats, have them altered… Continue reading

Around Snohomish County

Arlington: Cemetery info for genealogists The Stillaguamish Valley Genealogical Society plans to host a presentation by Lynne Bridges about the Arlington Cemetery database. The presentation… Continue reading

South county fire authority check-ins, final roundup

Here’s the final breakdown of who’s still participating in talks about forming a regional fire authority in south Snohomish County. (See background here.) Edmonds: Out… Continue reading

Mountlake Terrace woman surrenders after standoff

No one was hurt Tuesday during a lengthy police standoff in Mountlake Terrace. Police were called about 11:30 a.m. about a reportedly… Continue reading

Terrace settles former employee’s suit for $587,500

The city of Mountlake Terrace will pay $587,500 to settle a lawsuit filed by the police chief’s former confidential secretary, who alleged… Continue reading

Around Snohomish, Island counties

Brier: Disaster preparedness class The Emergency Services Coordinating Agency in Brier is offering disaster preparedness classes to Snohomish and King county residents. CERT (Community Emergency… Continue reading

Around Snohomish County

Arlington: Forum to focus on homeless A community forum about student homelessness in the Arlington area is set for 7 p.m. Tuesday at Arlington United… Continue reading

Few clues in 1990 Terrace homicide

Mountlake Terrace police recently re-opened a cold-case homicide in hopes of a fresh lead. It didn’t pan out. Tia Hicks was killed in the south… Continue reading

Deadline set for south Snohomish County fire authority

South Snohomish County officials have agreed to decide by Feb. 6 whether to proceed with plans for a regional fire authority and who would be… Continue reading

Felony assault charge in fight outside Mountlake Terrace pub

Prosecutors say a Mountlake Terrace man is the guy in the Seattle Seahawks jersey who was filmed Oct. 4 stomping a person… Continue reading

Terrace officer promoted; drug-detection dog honored

The Mountlake Terrace Police Department recently promoted an officer to sergeant and retired the officer’s police dog. New Sgt. Scott King was sworn in during… Continue reading

Around Snohomish County

Arlington: Center offers chicken dinner The Stillaguamish Senior Center offers its monthly chicken dinner from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday at the center, 18308 Smokey… Continue reading