Mill Creek

Mark Harmsworth tries to hold political battleground for GOP

Democrat Jared Mead opposes the Republican state House rep on roads, mass transit and schools.

Mill Creek interim manager arrested after domestic incident

Bob Stowe has been filling in for another city manager, who was terminated earlier this month.

Terminated Mill Creek city manager gets 6 months of pay

Rebecca Polizzotto also gets a lump sum for unused vacation. In return, she drops a $1 million legal claim.

Mill Creek fires city manager after ‘difficult’ months

The council approved a separation agreement Tuesday. Details were not immediately disclosed.

Talks delayed on wider fireworks ban for south county

The ordinance would prohibit selling or igniting common fireworks around cities than ban them.

Need for speed drives design of new Swift bus stops

The Swift Green line is to open next spring. It will connect Boeing with the Canyon Park area.

Mill Creek council to vote Oct. 2 whether to fire Polizzotto

The city’s attorney forbade elected officicals from saying anything publicly.

Rich Schliefer and daughter Hinako at one of the new geocache sites put up by the City of Mill Creek on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 in Mill Creek, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Geocaching: A treasure hunt for the turn of the century

Mill Creek is the latest city to hide five geocaches, just in time for Geocoinfest 2018 in Issaquah.

Rich Schliefer and daughter Hinako at one of the new geocache sites put up by the City of Mill Creek on Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2018 in Mill Creek, Wa. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Vulnerable small businesses targeted in 20-plus break-ins

Two suspects have been arrested in a handful of heists. Police in two counties continue to investigate.

Fireworks in September: Area bans proposed near cities

Snohomish County considers banning fireworks sales and use from some unincorporated areas.

Lovick to Sax: Take down website or we may wind up in court

The Democratic state representative’s lawyer has threatened to file a defamation lawsuit.

Mill Creek skull identified through rare, ‘cold’ dental match

Jonathan Crawford-Nelson had been missing since 2016.

National Merit semifinalists

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation recently announced the names of about 16,000 semifinalists nationwide for its annual National Merit Scholarship Program. From that pool, 7,500… Continue reading

Election rival: Lovick was sex abuse suspect in ’90s

Sax posts online excerpts from investigations that produced no charges. Lovick denies allegations.

Massage worker arrested after 2 women allege sexual assault

The suspect posted $100,000 bond after his arrest for investigation of rape, indecent liberties.

85 mph, then fatal crash in Mill Creek case

Prosecutors say the officer acted lawfully before the July 2017 death.

Firefighters free driver after tree crushes roof of SUV

She was taken to the hospital after being pinned in the vehicle Wednesday night southeast of Mill Creek.

Cheer squads attend summer camps to hone skills

Local high school cheerleaders participated in Universal Cheerleaders Association camps this summer and earned recognition. Teens attended UCA camps at the University of Puget Sound,… Continue reading