Mill Creek city manager resigns abruptly

MILL CREEK - Mill Creek City Manager Steve Nolen resigned from his post Thursday after two years at the city’s helm. Nolen, who lives in… Continue reading

Family Fun calendar

Fairs &Festivals Snohomish and Island counties Salmon Run: All day, through July 22, at 20 merchant shops in Edmonds; first stop is Nama’s Candy, 102… Continue reading


Churches and wedding venues have been booked for months by brides and grooms who want to be married on July 7, 2007, which is 7-07-07.… Continue reading

Slaying suspect’s charges increase

EVERETT — Jay Clements lost his life but he certainly wasn’t the only victim after Noel Evans Caldellis fired into a crowd gathered in a… Continue reading

Brier honors fallen officer

BRIER — A new park bench outside the Brier Police Department was recently dedicated in memory of fallen police officer Edwanton Thomas, who died in… Continue reading

This week’s public meetings

Monday Americans with Disabilities Act Advisory Committee of the Sno-Isle Libraries, 11 a.m., Sno-Isle Library Service Center, 7312 35th Ave. NE, Marysville. Arlington City Council,… Continue reading

Police invite public to learn about safety

Tonight, several communities around Snohomish County plan to celebrate the 24th annual National Night Out Against Crime. The event is designed to heighten crime- and… Continue reading

Our Towns

Arlington Music in the Park set for Thursday West Jones Band is scheduled to play country music at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Terrace Park, 809… Continue reading


The Everett Chorale recently returned from a trip to China. The chorale performed in mid-July at the 2007 Beijing International Choral Festival. Under the direction… Continue reading

Pistol evidence allowed in murder trial

A Seattle man lost a bid Friday to keep prosecutors from trying to link him to the discovery of .357-caliber Magnum pistol they believe was… Continue reading

Local Briefly

Cigarette blamed in apartment fire MARYSVILLE An improperly discarded cigarette is blamed for an apartment deck fire Sunday that caused $20,000 damage and displaced two… Continue reading

Seems like yesterday

50 years ago (1957) Lloyd Wallgren was elected president of Everett Chamber of Commerce for the coming year in a regular meeting of the board… Continue reading

Community Calendar

Mukilteo Library program for kids ages 5 to 11, 2 p.m. today, 4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd., Mukilteo. Learn the history of local geographic names, listen… Continue reading

This week’s public meetings

Monday Lake Stevens City Council workshop, 7 p.m., Lake Stevens School District administration building, 12309 22nd St. NE. Lynnwood City Council, 7 p.m., council chambers,… Continue reading

Brier shooting suspect calm on police tape

Noel Evan Caldellis appeared almost at ease in a police video, even though he was under arrest and wore handcuffs while seated in… Continue reading

Our Towns: Central County

Bothell: Man named to state board A Bothell man has been appointed by Gov. Chris Gregoire to a three-year term on the state Home Care… Continue reading

Jury visits site of Brier killing

A jury in a murder case paid a rare visit Thursday to a peaceful neighborhood where violence erupted 15 months ago, shots rang… Continue reading

Road report

How to read your road report: Road restrictions may be near, but not necessarily in, the cities under which they are listed. Most restrictions are… Continue reading

2006 Brier murder trial goes to jurors

Noel Evan Caldellis fired four shots while standing in a Brier cul-de-sac outside a party, lawyers on both sides of a murder case… Continue reading

Our Towns: South & East County

Bothell: Library offers holiday music Hear holiday tunes played by the Cascade Brass Quintet in an event planned for the Bothell Regional Library. The event… Continue reading