Noah Haglund

Trump’s Bonneville Power Administration selloff is in doubt

A group in Congress says it will fight any attempt to privatize the Northwest’s hydroelectric system.

 

Testimony resumes on 3,000-condo development at Point Wells

Then a hearing examiner is to decide one of the more complex projects the county has ever considered.

 

Trial begins over sales tax at Quil Ceda Village

A judge will decide if the Tulalip Tribes or the government has the right to collect millions of dollars.

 

Community Transit plans fare increase and bus route changes

The board voted to raise fares by 25 cents, with extra revenue aimed at service expansion.

Council votes to end merit raises for some county managers

The discretionary raises had been granted in addition to normal pay increases.

Cantwell discusses opioid crisis as diversion center opens

The new facility in Everett brings treatment within reach of addicts who are homeless.

County plans to widen, improve 35th Avenue near Mill Creek

The road is due to get a center turn lane plus bike lanes, planter strips and sidewalks.

County moves to address the Maltby area’s crazy-quilt zoning

There will be a committee and a study for an area where residential and commercial worlds collide.

Lynnwood man is fulfilling his father’s dying wish

The sons of a photojournalist portrayed in “The Killing FIelds” are helping educate Cambodia’s youth.

County Council is taking its business to Maltby

The town is the third meeting site the council has scheduled this year outside Everett.

Some in Snohomish wonder: Can local politics be less toxic?

A club was born of last year’s acrimonious election of a mayor, and get this: They meet face to face.

New county law targets a long list of nuisance properties

Sheriff’s deputies can now get a court order to hold owners to account for crime and dereliction.

Thousands in Marysville and Everett protest gun violence

Students here have their own horrific memories — of recent mass shootings in Snohomish County.

County Council members back off timber-harvest land deal

A property transfer had been planned to protect popular hiking trails near Wallace Falls.

Somers sees Paine Field as focal point of a thriving county

In an annual speech, he also acknowledged challenges such as opioid addiction, crime and homelessness.

Demolition begins, signaling start of courthouse remodel

The date for major construction was pushed back, but completion is still projected for 2021.

‘Working together again like we did back then’ to save fish

Tribes and agencies convene to continue the fight to save salmon — in the name of Billy Frank Jr.

County’s new voting system more ‘intuitive,’ election head says

Officials said the old system was secure, but had become harder to repair and update.

Concerns linger over Point Wells development traffic, design

The county’s Design Review Board liked aspects of the high-rise condo project, but said there aren’t enough details.

Lisa Karumba, 9 (right), works at the structural engineering booth Wednesday afternoon during the 2018 Family STEAM Night at The Future of Flight Aviation Center in Mukilteo. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

‘Star Wars’ and STEAM at the Future of Flight center

The annual event to inspire young engineers and scientists adds “Arts” to the STEM equation.

Lisa Karumba, 9 (right), works at the structural engineering booth Wednesday afternoon during the 2018 Family STEAM Night at The Future of Flight Aviation Center in Mukilteo. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)