Thursday, September 21, 2023
A ruling Thursday indicates an injunction blocking most of the provisions could be lifted March 27.
And Mason Thompson defeated Leigh Henderson for a seat on the Bothell City Council.
Meanwhile, recounts will decide seats on the Everett School Board and the South County Fire commission.
Riaz Khan, a Muslim born in India, has long sought elected office. Now he’s on the Mukilteo council.
A state Supreme Court ruling keeps Initiative 976 on hold as a lawsuit wends its way through the courts.
It’s official now: There’s a new member on the Snohomish County Council and a new sheriff.
Mason Thompson trailed Leigh Henderson for two weeks. He moved ahead by two votes on Thursday.
If a woman is chosen to fill a vacant seat, it’d be first all-female city council in county history.
They claim I-976 is unconstitutionally broad. Tim Eyman calls the litigation a “slap in the face” of voters.
Embattled Stanwood-Camano School Board director Al Schreiber defended his promotion of a candidate.
Returns for contested races and ballot measures, updated daily as mail-in votes are counted.
Arlington could join list of cities with bans. Citywide proposition narrowly passing by 62 votes.
Recounts loom for oh-so-close contests for seats on the Everett School Board and South County Fire.
The North County Fire Authority was “cautiously optimistic” that their levy lift would pass.
Some council and school board races are too close to predict. The next vote counts are Monday.
Initiative 976 is passing easily in almost every city. Edmonds and Index are the holdouts.
The voters have weighed in on car tab fees, the Snohomish County sheriff and more.
The county councilman erased a large deficit in Friday’s ballot count and now leads by 32 votes
Meanwhile, the race for county treasurer tightened and the Arlington mayor’s lead increased.
If fully implemented, Initiative 976 would force the city to cut more than 100,000 bus hours.