Edmonds

He turned ‘pretty much everything he picked up into a weapon’

During a standoff with Edmonds police at a motel, a man with three axes trashed the place.

Deaf Academic Bowl team advances to nationals

The Edmonds-Woodway High School Deaf Academic Bowl team finished in second place at a West Regional competition held March 10-11 in Irvine, Calif. Team members… Continue reading

Edmonds backs homelessness, opioid initiatives with $500,000

The money may be a drop in the bucket of need, but will help identify who is at risk, how to help.

Community college students named to All-WA Academic Team

The All-Washington Academic Team program recognizes and honors top students from the state’s community and technical colleges. Local students named to the 2018 team: Marwa… Continue reading

Edmonds teen exhibits WoHeLo

Klara Gaspers earned Camp Fire Snohomish County’s highest honor, the WoHeLo Award. WoHeLo comes from the first two letters of the words work, health and… Continue reading

Cantwell, local advocates meet on low-income housing

The senator championed an increase in low-income housing tax credits but says it’s not enough.

Megan Wolfe feels empowered by her nonprofit’s fast start

She launched the local Girls on the Run esteem-building program. Already, hundreds have participated.

With Alexa in every room, no one in the house flips a switch

This family has seven Echo devices. Life’s a little easier, but “Alexa creeps me out,” says one boy

Edmonds schools get book boost

The Elizabeth Ruth Wallace Living Trust awarded $200,000 to Page Ahead, a Seattle-based children’s literacy program. The money will help the nonprofit provide services to… Continue reading

Jazz students receive awards at Hampton fest

The Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival was held Feb. 23-24 in Moscow, Idaho. Edmonds-Woodway High School’s Jazz Ensemble I finished the weekend as the High School… Continue reading

Swedish, Providence to pay $1.4M over out-of-network lab

More than 6,400 patients faced unexpected charges, the state attorney general says.

Daphne’s is the happy hole-in-the-wall of Edmonds

With a convivial clientele and a bartender who’s always “on,” the tiny tavern is the place to be.

New state index grades schools’ success

Snohomish County’s alternative high schools and reentry programs are identified as needing high levels of support.

Edmonds School Board adopts resolution about guns

Members vote to urge raising the gun-buying age and to reject arming teachers.

New books donated to Edmonds schools highlight diversity

The Edmonds Diversity Commission donated children’s books to local elementary schools that focus on themes of diversity, equity and inclusion. The donation came after an… Continue reading

Edmonds man gets prison for Navy cadet program embezzlement

Michael Leighton, 49, also must pay over $75,000 in restitution.

3 must-try doughnuts when Top Pot opens in Edmonds

After two years of work, the popular Seattle chain is opening its second Snohomish County location.

Students gather food, blankets for those in need

Hilltop Elementary School held an annual canned food drive and brought in over 2,900 cans for the Lynnwood Food Bank. Since mid-October, 22 Edmonds School… Continue reading

Bringing the world together

The annual Day of Prayer unites congregations that all perform the same service.