Election 2018

Filing ends and the campaigning begins

Twenty-nine people are throwing their hat in the ring against incumbent Democratic Sen. Maria Cantwell.

 

Postage paid: Election ballots won’t need stamps this year

The governor and the secretary of state have found a way to cover the cost statewide — in 2018, anyway.

 

Political newbies and veterans begin filing for offices

Among them: A Sultan city councilman aiming for Congress and a 19-year-old with his eye on Olympia.

 

It’s (early) election season, and 38 seats are up for grabs

Candidate filing begins Monday for local, state and federal offices.

Sno-Isle Libraries levy goes from trailing to just passing

For now, the two-county ballot measure is passing, 50.2 percent to 49.8 percent.

Everett districting group plans Sunday campaign event

Everett Districts Now is pursuing a November ballot measure, as is the City Council.

Northshore School District bond for new elementary now passing

As of Tuesday, the $275 million proposal was comfortably above the 60 percent supermajority.

Eyman isn’t letting a bad 2017 slow him down in the new year

Mukilteo’s purveyor of initiatives saw his causes foiled and his political influence jeopardized.

Deputy prosecutor says he’ll seek election to the top job

Adam Cornell, a Democrat, is endorsed by Mark Roe, who is stepping down.