Blogs and columns

Julie Muhlstein.Julie Muhlstein

Our venerable local news columnist.

Street Smarts.Street Smarts

News to help you get around with minimal hassle. Streets, roads, highways, buses, trains, ferries …

Jerry Cornfield.Jerry Cornfield

Our guy in Olympia, Jerry Cornfield, has the scoop on state and local politics.

Prep Zone.Prep Zone

Inside Snohomish County high school sports.

Nick Patterson.Seattle Sidelines

Nick Patterson covers Seattle pro and college teams, as well as Snohomish County sports.

Jesse Geleynse.Silvertips

Jesse Geleynse covers the Everett Silvertips of the Western Hockey League.

Wayne Kruse.Hunting and Fishing

Wayne Kruse writes about hunting and fishing in Western Washington.

Andrea Brown.What’s Up With That?

Andrea Brown gets to the bottom of anything weird, odd or surprising in Snohomish County.

The Chat.The Chat

We ask ordinary people extraordinary questions. Or vice versa.

Sara Bruestle.You Gotta Try This

Sara Bruestle offers suggestions about everything from activities to food.

Hops and Sips.Hops and Sips

A variety of writers contribute to this blog about beer, wine and spirits.

Jennifer Bardsley.I Brake for Moms

When author Jennifer Bardsley isn’t writing books, she’s being a mom and writing for us.

Rudy Giecek.Cascade Hiker Podcast

Rudy Giecek of Arlington interviews those interesting people you meet on the trail.

A Reading Life.A Reading Life

Our friends at the Everett Public Library write about books — and other things for loan.

Fur and Feathers.Fur and Feathers

The staff of the Everett Animal Shelter introduces pets for adoption. Yes, they’re adorable.

Flight Paths.Flight Paths

A journey through the collection of the Flying Heritage and Combat Armor Museum.

Cars and Me.Cars and Me

Mary Lowry loves how new cars smell. She also test-drives them.

What Radio?What Radio?

Steven Graham follows the live-music beat.