Mill Creek

Man arrested after woman is stabbed near Mill Creek

It apparently happened during an argument, and three children fled the home.

Husband charged with murder in death of Everett educator

Prosecutors allege that the man shot the woman twice while their children were in the home.

Everett foundation awards $60,700 in scholarships

The Everett Public Schools Foundation recently announced its scholarship recipients for the graduating class of 2018 from Everett, Cascade, Jackson and Sequoia high schools. Scholarships… Continue reading

He bummed a smoke, chatted a bit, then out came the machete

A witness reported intervening in the attack at a homeless camp between Everett and Mill Creek.

Repair closure of 35th expected to worsen Mill Creek traffic

Construction closes a stretch of the thoroughfare starting Monday. It is expected to reopen in December.

There’s a new signal at a busy 128th Street intersection

Adding 15 minutes to travel time just for waiting at a traffic light? Yep. It took up to five cycles for Cheryl Perhatch, of Everett,… Continue reading

Man stabbed at homeless encampment near Mill Creek

Sheriff’s deputies arrested a suspect Friday afternoon.

Light-rail construction continues just west of Northgate Mall in Seattle. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

Help plan the light rail stations in Lynnwood and Everett

The county wants to hear from people who live and work nearby.

Light-rail construction continues just west of Northgate Mall in Seattle. (Sue Misao / The Herald)

Audit questions Mill Creek manager’s alcohol, meal expenses

The state found a pattern of spending by the city manager that lacked a clear public purpose.

$1 million bail set for husband of slain educator

Holly Martinez had written that the family lived in fear of him. She was killed near Mill Creek on Monday.

More than 1,300 Everett students face school change

Elementary students must switch schools as the district prepares to open its 18th elementary.

Rebecca Polizzotto

Mill Creek official placed on leave; no explanation given

The council’s move followed an executive session partly about potential legal action against the city.

Rebecca Polizzotto

Everett educator slain near Mill Creek; husband arrested

Holly Martinez, 45, died of gunshot wounds Monday night. She had filed for divorce in January.

Local teens win awards in Spanish writing contests

Local Spanish-language students earned awards in the 20th annual “Yo escribo en Español” literacy contest sponsored by the Center for Spanish Studies in Seattle, the… Continue reading

Haines awarded STAR Scholarship

The PEO Chapter IA of Mill Creek awarded Jackson High School senior Sara Haines the 2018 STAR Scholarship. Haines plans to attend Seattle Pacific University… Continue reading

Latest honor for teen scientist: BioGENEius

Sriharshita Musunuri, a Henry M. Jackson High School senior, received high honors at the International BioGENEius Challenge, a competition for high school students that recognizes… Continue reading

Families to get more time to adjust to new school boundaries

Many with children at Mill Creek Elementary are concerned about having to move them to Penny Creek.

Black bear captured in Mukilteo near Kamiak High School

Fish & Wildlife officers used a Karelian bear dog to help track the bear into a tree.

All hands on deck for science

Heatherwood Middle gets grant from PTA, Microsoft to promote STEM careers.

Mill Creek council issues no comment over city manager absence

At a Friday night meeting, elected officials approved a prepared statement without taking comment.