The Mill Creek Democrat will step down June 1. Meanwhile, she filed Monday for re-election to the state House.
It will be an intriguing year in Snohomish County politics, as retirements open seats and redistricting stirs competition.
Marysville schools expect to see layoffs after voters turned down an education levy a second time.
I-1929 sponsors are silent on when, or if, they will gather signatures. Opponents are gearing up for a ballot battle.
Granite Falls and Sultan were passing their levies. And in Mill Creek, voters approved joining South County Fire.
Voters are considering critical school funding measures. In Mill Creek, they are pondering a new partner for fire services.
Two levies saw support of less than 45% of voters in February. Now, with proposed taxes decreased, the district is asking again.
Voting “yes” on the April 26 ballot is the best deal, the city says, citing rising costs either way.
Sam Low, who is also a County Council member, has racked up early money and endorsements in a bid to oust Rep. Robert Sutherland.
The Lakewood and Stanwood-Camano districts are seeking voter approval for capital projects and technology needs.
After-school activities and dozens of jobs could be on the chopping block. Voters will decide April 26.
Granite Falls, Marysville, Stanwood and Sultan all suffered levy defeats in February. They’ll try again April 26.
Thousands of eligible voters are in jails. Washington counties are looking at ways to get more of them to vote.
With Reps. Emily Wicks and Mike Sells leaving at end of the year, GOP looks to make gains in Democrat stronghold
Granite Falls, Marysville, Stanwood and Sultan all suffered levy defeats in this month’s special election. They’ll try again in April.
The Redistricting Commission’s secret negotiations over maps violated the open meeting law, according to a consent decree.
After Wednesday’s election update, a capital projects levy was still failing in the Stanwood-Camano School District, but support had grown.
Barring a successful legal challenge, the legislative and congressional boundaries will be in place for this year’s elections and beyond.
The early count shows Coupeville and South Whidbey levies are passing.
A dozen districts sought passage of four-year property tax levies that pay for staff and programs not covered by the state.