Mill Creek

Stoneman Douglas High School student Kyle Kashuv speaks to an audience at Jackson High School Wednesday night about his conservative ideas with respect to guns and school shootings. Kashuv is a gun-rights advocate. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

From student at Parkland shooting to conservative voice

Jackson High School’s new Turning Point USA club hosted Kyle Kashuv, who was at Stoneman Douglas High.

 

Vehicles exiting I-5 compete for space with the traffic on 164th Street SW often causing congestion even during non-rush hour times. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Highway on- and off-ramps can bring congestion all day long

Why is the 164th Street SW overpass a jam? It’s the flow on the corridor and on the freeway ramps.

 

Lawmakers want carpool lane cheaters to pay a higher penalty

And an extra amount could get tacked on for those who put a dummy in the passenger seat.

 

Mill Creek City Council fills Jared Mead’s former seat

Stephanie Vignal, who moved to the city four years ago, was appointed Tuesday.

Speak your piece about Everett high school boundaries this week

More than 200 written comments, many from Jackson High families, have poured in since mid January.

Shifting boundaries: Everett unveils draft high school lines

The district will be providing information and gathering comments at forums Feb. 6 and 7.

Bob Stowe (City of Mill Creek)

Domestic charges dropped against interim Mill Creek manager

Bob Stowe remains the city’s top administrator until the City Council chooses a permanent replacement.

Bob Stowe (City of Mill Creek)

One rescued from burning house in Mill Creek

A family of four was displaced by the fire. There were no injuries.

Murder of former principal sends man to prison for 26 years

Holly Martinez, 45, was gunned down by her husband, whom she was divorcing. Their kids were there.

Southbound traffic backs up as northbound drivers cruise on with ease on the Highway 99 viaduct on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

For 3 weeks, no highway will escape the wrath of ‘viadoom’

Transportation agencies are urging patience as 90,000 cars each day will have to shift routes.

Southbound traffic backs up as northbound drivers cruise on with ease on the Highway 99 viaduct on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)
The cheese pie with filo dough, feta and spinach at the Newsroom in Mill Creek. Photo: Sharon Salyer

Mill Creek’s Newsroom: Stop in for quick snack or spot to linger

The coffee house decorated with news memorabilia also sells sandwiches, gelato, wine and beer.

The cheese pie with filo dough, feta and spinach at the Newsroom in Mill Creek. Photo: Sharon Salyer

A stunning show of Snohomish County Council bipartisanship

The council has appointed a Republican vice chairman. But not every Democrat is on board.

Crews work on a new Swift Green Line station on Airport Road at Gibson Road in this photo from July. (Community Transit photo)

Green Line Swift buses get green light to start on March 24

Community Transit’s second rapid-transit bus line will run between Boeing’s Everett plant and Bothell.

Crews work on a new Swift Green Line station on Airport Road at Gibson Road in this photo from July. (Community Transit photo)

Mill Creek casts wide net for a city manager — again

An executive headhunter assured officials “you’re a very attractive community.”

A spot opens on the Mill Creek City Council after Mead’s win

Applications are being accepted for the soon-to-be-vacant seat. Interviews are planned in February.

Mill Creek youth support military

The Mill Creek Youth Advisory Board held two collection drives this fall to support members of the U.S. Armed Forces and their families. The teens… Continue reading

Meet Tambark Creek. Everett has a new kid on the block

The school district’s 18th elementary campus is scheduled to open in the fall of 2019.

Principal Dave Peters holds the door for students exiting first lunch Monday morning at Henry M. Jackson High School in Mill Creek on Jan. 22. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)

Got a pen? Help redraw boundaries for Everett high schools

Three meetings give the public a chance to weigh in as district tackles overcrowding.

Principal Dave Peters holds the door for students exiting first lunch Monday morning at Henry M. Jackson High School in Mill Creek on Jan. 22. (Kevin Clark / The Daily Herald)
There’s plenty to choose from at The Rusty Pelican with full breakfast and lunch menus. This is the Dungeness crab meat benedict.

Your hardest choice at Rusty Pelican Cafe? Breakfast or lunch

The restaurant with locations in Mill Creek and Edmonds has a surprisingly varied menu.

There’s plenty to choose from at The Rusty Pelican with full breakfast and lunch menus. This is the Dungeness crab meat benedict.
Connor Ewing return a tackle wheel Thursday night during practice at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club on November 15, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Youth football’s best coming to Snohomish County

The area will host the 1st Northwest Regional to decide who gets to play for a title in Canton, Ohio.

Connor Ewing return a tackle wheel Thursday night during practice at the Lake Stevens Boys and Girls Club on November 15, 2018. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)