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

Monroe student expelled after alleged threats

A Monroe School District student was expelled Monday after reportedly bringing a knife to Hidden River Middle School and making threats to others.… Continue reading

Deputies investigate student’s alleged threats with knife

Snohomish County sheriff’s school-safety deputies are investigating after a Maltby-area eighth-grader reportedly brought a knife on the school bus and made threats to… Continue reading

Maltby park plan hinges on County Council vote

The future of a proposed sports park near Highway 522 could hinge on a Snohomish County Council vote in February or soon thereafter.… Continue reading

County Council OKs purchase of rail corridor

A plan to link tourist trains, bike and foot traffic through the city of Snohomish took a step forward Monday, when the Snohomish County Council… Continue reading

1-2-3-GO! Ice cream, Apples and ‘Twin Peaks’

1. Snoqualmie Ice Cream has a sweet trifecta to get your holiday mojo going. The Maltby creamery’s lineup offers Pumpkin, a custard version of the… Continue reading

Maltby Food Bank auction to raise money for forklift, fresh food

Maltby Food Bank auction to raise money for forklift, fresh food

To make that work easier and safer, they hope to raise enough money during this year’s auction to pay for a forklift. The food bank’s… Continue reading

Maltby Food Bank auction to raise money for forklift, fresh food

Tracks’ future remains for trail and transit

The train is gone for now, but the spirit of preserving a rail corridor between Snohomish and Renton as a trail and transit corridor is… Continue reading

Our Towns

Arlington Shakespeare in the park Saturday Actors plan to perform William Shakespeare’s “A Comedy of Errors” at 6 p.m. Saturday in Terrace Park, 809 E.… Continue reading

Road Report

How to read your road report: Road restrictions may be near, but not necessarily in the cities under which they are listed. Most restrictions are… Continue reading

Get ready for more neighbors

EVERETT - Bids to allow more housing to be built across Snohomish County won initial approval on Monday from the County Council. In all, the… Continue reading

Our Towns

Darrington Annual rodeo set for this weekend The Darrington Rodeo is planned for 1 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Darrington Rodeo Grounds. The annual… Continue reading

Our Towns

Arlington Meeting set for new volunteers A meeting for prospective volunteers for Providence Hospice and Home Care of Snohomish County is planned for 12:30 to… Continue reading

Community Calendar

TODAY Operation Marysville Community Christmas, a committee of the Marysville Community Food Bank, 7 a.m. today, Village Restaurant, 17121 28th Drive NE, Marysville. Anyone interested… Continue reading

Our Towns: South & East County

Edmonds: Folk group taking new members The Northwest Scottish Fiddlers, a regional folk music group, has reformed under an Edmonds musician and is looking for… Continue reading


Boy Scouts plan to retire U.S. flags Boy Scout Troop 53 of Monroe and Troop 39 of Maltby plan to retire several United States flags… Continue reading

Machine moves 100 trucks of dirt a day

BOTHELL — No need for picks and shovels when you’ve got this 2,000-ton baby doing the hardest work. “Luminita,” more than $8 million of Canadian… Continue reading

Community Calendar

Kids 13 and younger can fish at North Cove Park on the remaining Wednesdays in July. The free event, sponsored by the Lake Stevens Family… Continue reading

Local Briefly

MALTBY - Under the scorching sun, Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon on Wednesday signed a measure that will put the roads portion of a $17.8… Continue reading

Community calendar

Today Old Town Mukilteo Art Walk, 6 to 8 tonight, between First and Fifth streets, Mukilteo.To learn more about the free event, go online to… Continue reading