Construction rules will give Maltby residents quieter nights

The Snohomish County Council took action Wednesday to restrict operations by companies that handle construction waste and have drawn numerous complaints from Maltby… Continue reading

Blaze near Maltby likely caused by cooking appliance

A kitchen fire spread to the roof of a home between Maltby and Duvall Thursday afternoon. Firefighters arrived to a burning… Continue reading

Ice sends at least a dozen cars off the road in Clearview

At least a dozen cars went off the road along a short, icy stretch of 180th Street SE early Tuesday morning. Firefighters arrived… Continue reading

Plans to provide relief for Highway 9 congestion in Clearview

New lanes, changes in red-light timing and an extended turn lane are being considered to ease traffic on Highway 9 south of Snohomish.… Continue reading

Proposed apartment complex in Maltby raises neighbors’ ire

As an uproar continues over a proposed apartment complex that many neighbors fear would clash with this mostly rural area, Snohomish County planners… Continue reading

Neighbors wary of proposed high-density development in Maltby

Anxious neighbors packed the meeting room and pelted the hosts with concerns about the high-density apartment complex proposed next to their rural community.… Continue reading

Driver in Highway 522 crash booked for vehicular assault

A man’s Toyota Highlander collided with oncoming traffic after he drove the wrong way down Highway 522 early Sunday morning, according to police.… Continue reading

Environmental checklist released for Maltby park

The Snohomish County Parks and Recreation department has compiled an environmental checklist for the proposed construction of the Wellington Hills County Park. The… Continue reading

Retired minister steps up to lead small Maltby church

The Rev. Dianne O’Connell figured she could sneak in the back unnoticed. She was wrong. Before she knew it, the Edmonds woman was… Continue reading

New county park’s impacts concern Maltby neighbors

A neighbors group and the city of Woodinville have filed formal appeals seeking to scale back Snohomish County’s plans for a sports complex… Continue reading

Search for burglary suspect in Maltby area called off

Sheriff’s deputies and a police dog attempted to track a burglary suspect in the area of York Road Monday morning before calling off… Continue reading

3 people injured in crash on Highway 522

Three people were injured Thursday in a crash on Highway 522. The crash happened about 2:35 a.m. where Paradise Lake Road intersects with… Continue reading

Plans in works to repair one of two flood-damaged roads

Terri Snider of Silvana writes: There are two roads in my area that have been damaged by flooding over the past few years, and there… Continue reading

Bicyclist dies after colliding with car

A bicyclist died Saturday morning after colliding with an oncoming car just east of Highway 522. The incident happened about 10:45 a.m. in… Continue reading

Troopers track areas where windshields take a beating

When it comes to rock-chipped windshields, the Washington State Patrol feels your pane. Horrible homonym aside, local troopers are fielding plenty of calls… Continue reading

Land purchase could lead to a longer Centennial Trail

One of the largest paved trail systems in the nation could some day pass through the downtown here, via the old railroad trestle… Continue reading

Northshore also faces question of expansion

Everett isn’t the only local school district considering building a high school in Snohomish County. If all goes according to plan, voters… Continue reading

Ecology issues fines for county water-pollution cases

Two of the four largest environmental fines in Washington this spring stemmed from water pollution in Snohomish County, including a Bothell-area sewage leak… Continue reading

Local firms fined $1.5M for waste disposal violations

A whopping $1.5 million in fines are in the mail to some local recycling businesses. Snohomish County made good this week on a promise to… Continue reading

Maltby Cafe: There’s a reason it’s busy every day

One of my favorite places to take out-of-town guests for breakfast is Maltby Cafe. The drive to the restaurant through the countryside makes the destination… Continue reading