Election 2019

We’re going to be awash in tax advisory measures this fall

There will be 12 on the ballot. There would be none had Democratic lawmakers passed one bill.

 

Updated 2019 primary election results for Snohomish County

Returns for contested races and ballot measures, updated daily as mail-in ballots are counted.

 

Democrats align behind Megan Dunn in County Council contest

A looming matchup with Republican Anna Rohrbough promises a huge political contrast

 

Another big ballot battle is brewing on the cost of car tabs

Eyman’s latest measure would cause state to lose hundreds of millions of dollars for transportation.

Dunn poised to advance in crowded County Council primary

The Everett Democrat would face Anna Rohrbough, a Republican from Mukilteo, in the general election.

Fortunes shift in Snohomish County Council race

Dunn brushes past Gregerson, a fellow Democrat, in bid to face Rohrbough in the Nov. 5 election.

Roundup: Fire districts to merge, incumbents are prevailing

Two ex-Lynnwood councilmen will likely vie for one seat as two current members prepare to face off.

It works! State election system debuts without feared drama

And a new law allowing folks to register and vote on Election Day didn’t get a ton of takers.

Gregerson, Dunn lead Dems in crowded County Council race

Republican Anna Rohrbough hoped to carry strong primary-night momentum into November.

Former mayor first among leaders in Mukilteo council races

Peter Zieve, a controversial aerospace executive, was second in one race and is likely to advance.

Nelson and Tibbott snag top spots in Edmonds mayoral race

After combining for nearly 75%, the two city councilmen are likely to face-off in November.

Instant primary election analysis by Jerry Cornfield

Our political writer discusses what he sees in the early returns of the Aug. 6, 2019, primary election.

Not registered? You can still vote in the primary election

Same-day registration allows a person to cast a vote in some of the 28 local races.

You have until Tuesday to vote. Here are the choices

Check out this handy guide to the Herald’s coverage of local candidates and issues.

Three candidates vie for the Port of Everett District 1 seat

Two will move on to the November general election after Tuesday’s primary.

In Marysville, 5 candidates run for city council position

Their top issues include reducing traffic, creating jobs and stopping opioid addiction.

Mukilteo musical chairs: 12 in the race for 4 council seats

Candidates for city council known for theatrics include newbies, incumbents and a former mayor.

Six vie for two seats on Everett School Board

Transparency and student opportunities are key as candidates aspire to make November ballot.

Tuesday’s primary is first test for statewide election system

VoteWa folds state’s 39 county systems into one, boosting cybersecurity, election-day registration

Lake Stevens candidates talk jobs, safety, traffic, Costco

Incumbent Todd Welch is up against Mary Dickinson and Carolyn Bennett for a seat on the city council.