Mountlake Terrace

Jazz students receive awards at Hampton fest

The Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival was held Feb. 23-24 in Moscow, Idaho. Edmonds-Woodway High School’s Jazz Ensemble I finished the weekend as the High School… Continue reading

Spectacles — saved, salvaged and sent for service

Seventeen members of the Kiwanis Club of Lynnwood and the Mountlake Terrace High School Key Club cleaned and packaged 745 glasses for the annual Save… Continue reading

Crews completing “ missing link ” in the Interurban Trail

212th Street SW will be modified and the trail realigned along the north side.

Jim and Marcia Hashman during a visit to the Evergreen State Fair in Monroe in 2014. Jim Hashman, who taught music at Mountlake Terrace High School in the 1980s and ’90s, died Jan. 31, after struggling with ALS for several years. (Herald file)

Despite ALS, he lived his life with joy and purpose

Former Mountlake Terrace High School music teacher Jim Hashman died Jan. 31.

Jim and Marcia Hashman during a visit to the Evergreen State Fair in Monroe in 2014. Jim Hashman, who taught music at Mountlake Terrace High School in the 1980s and ’90s, died Jan. 31, after struggling with ALS for several years. (Herald file)

Pair now face federal charges in pot shop heist

They are being prosecuted on robbery, drugs and weapons violations.

Premera pledges $250M of tax cut to health coverage, charity

Cocoon House is among the beneficiaries, receiving $1.6 million from the non-profit health insurer.

Rotary honors Educators of the Month at Terrace schools

The Rotary Club of Alderwood-Terrace named James Wilson, a Mountlake Terrace High School science teacher, its February Rotary Educator of the Month. Interim Principal Greg… Continue reading

Students gather food, blankets for those in need

Hilltop Elementary School held an annual canned food drive and brought in over 2,900 cans for the Lynnwood Food Bank. Since mid-October, 22 Edmonds School… Continue reading

Democrat Ruth Kagi won’t seek re-election to the state House

The 32nd District representative, first elected in 1998, has been a champion of children and education.

South county firefighter Brad Reading retires after 41 years

Reading led local fire departments through emergencies, conflicts and mergers.

MLT Police announce service achievements

The Mountlake Terrace Police Department on Jan. 31 honored several employees for service achievements in 2017. Medal of Meritorious Service: Officer AJ Werfelmann Police Chief’s… Continue reading

Sound Transit chief executive gets ‘an important wake-up call’

An investigation found he has used offensive language and made the agency’s staff feel threatened.

Mountlake Terrace recognizes volunteers

Over 50 guests attended a Jan. 31 recognition event for volunteers serving on Mountlake Terrace city boards, commissions and committees. Special recognition was given to:… Continue reading

Drive times improve when traffic lights talk to each other

A new system is in the works from Boeing to Bothell, Lynnwood, Mill Creek and Mountlake Terrace.

MLT honored for Night Out

Mountlake Terrace was recently selected as a National Award Winner for its outstanding participation for National Night Out Against Crime, a crime, drug and violence… Continue reading

Rotary clubs honor teacher, students in Edmonds district

Greg Troyer, a Spruce Elementary School fifth- and sixth-grade teacher, was the Rotary Club of Alderwood-Terrace December Educator of the Month. “He lets us do… Continue reading

Scout project honors school

A new sculpture is in the entryway at Mountlake Terrace High School thanks to Boy Scouts Eagle rank candidate Thaddeus Merten, a junior at the… Continue reading

2 dozen crimes, 3 counties — and one Mountlake Terrace man

Matthew Luxon once said that he struggles to keep track of all the criminal charges against him.

Alleged home intruder charged with burglary

Said B. Osman has a warrant for his arrest, but he’s in federal immigration custody, officials said.

Hawkeye staff earn national awards

Two members of the Mountlake Terrace High School’s Hawkeye staff earned national awards at the JEA/NSPA National Journalism Convention held recently in Dallas. Of the… Continue reading