Maltby

Twice a month Deb Kocher paddles to the middle of Lake Crabapple to collect data. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Nearly 30 years of keeping tabs on Snohomish County lakes

Volunteer monitors have become the “eyes and ears” of 31 lakes, tracking changes in the waterways.

 

County exec issues rare veto to limit rural business signs

Dave Somers’ veto overturned the County Council’s decision to ease sign restrictions in Clearview.

 

2 hurt in serious crash on Highway 9 near Maltby

A pickup tried to turn left at 201st Street SE and collided with an oncoming SUV, troopers said.

 

County clarifies digital sign rules for rural Clearview

Business owners welcomed the move, but some locals worried about traffic safety and light pollution.

Northshore enrollment growth has students shifting schools

Increasing numbers in the north end will affect North Creek and Bothell area campuses.

After 20-year hiatus, East County Parks to ask for funding

A bond could fund improvements at the fairgrounds and Maltby park as well as a new park in Monroe.

Police: Alleged bulldozer victim returns, hits man with Jeep

A day after a confrontation with his father, the Maltby man reportedly struck a Flower World worker.

Styrofoam, rubber and more burn in Woodinville scrap fire

Foul-smelling smoke billowed over Highway 522 Wednesday evening, but it wasn’t believed to be toxic.

Highway closed at Maltby Road after robbery suspects crash

Minor injuries were reported. The suspects’ car was believed to have been stolen.

After pause, pipeline expansion gets initial county approval

Some neighbors have concerns about the natural gas project through Bothell, Clearview and Maltby.

Natural gas pipeline permit application withdrawn — for now

Environmentalists have a long list of concerns about plans to enlarge almost six miles of pipe.

Upgrade to natural gas pipeline worries environmental groups

A company says the work is necessary to improve safety and meet growing customer demand.

Maltby Cafe’s cinnamon rolls are safe from highway project

Three proposals for a Highway 522 interchange all protect local businesses.

Railroad crossing near Woodinville to get upgrades

The county once planned to develop a park with ball fields, but backed off after the locals resisted.

Steps leading to an empty lot are the remains of arson 10 years ago. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Once a crime scene, Street of Dreams to feature luxury homes

The goal is to attract buyers fleeing the congestion and high real estate prices on the Eastside.

Steps leading to an empty lot are the remains of arson 10 years ago. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Body near Maltby was missing Kenmore mother; it was homicide

Jamie Haggard went missing two years ago. The medical examiner confirmed her identity this week.

On 522, the only thing slower than cars and fish is money

A lawmaker says bottlenecks and habitat-blocking culverts are not getting solved any time soon.

Kristen Forster (left); Mary Rupert (center) and Pat Walster (right) sort strawberries in preparation for that week’s distribution day. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Maltby Food Bank celebrates its 25th year

“A very caring community” keeps it open — and its shelves full.

Kristen Forster (left); Mary Rupert (center) and Pat Walster (right) sort strawberries in preparation for that week’s distribution day. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Maltby warehouse envisioned as a soil-less marijuana grow op

The operation would be one of the largest indoor cannabis farms in Snohomish County.

Overnight work could slow traffic on Highway 522 this summer

Two weekend closures in late July and early August will mean a 24-mile detour for eastbound drivers.

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