Mukilteo

Pollution prompts state to restrict shellfish harvesting

Part of Port Susan — the bay east of Camano Island — is closed, and other areas are deemed threatened.

 

Startup wants to help Everett, Mukilteo teachers buy homes

A company called Landed provides half the down payment in return for a share of any future profit.

 

Mukilteo ferry terminal takes shape and could open in 2020

The Whidbey Island ride might be short, but it’s the busiest for traffic — 2.3 million vehicles per year.

 

Snohomish woman on 17-day fast to spotlight plight of orcas

Lanni Johnson wants elected leaders to publicly back removing dams on Snake River as one solution.

The site of the Frognal Estates subdivision was logged in December. Snohomish County is preparing to issue a grading permit for more extensive work on the proposed subdivision near Picnic Point Road. (Noah Haglund / The Herald)

Frognal Estates gets another key county approval

An environmental group is demanding more complete sewer designs for the 112-home development near Mukilteo.

The site of the Frognal Estates subdivision was logged in December. Snohomish County is preparing to issue a grading permit for more extensive work on the proposed subdivision near Picnic Point Road. (Noah Haglund / The Herald)

Her effort to help others began with a few words in Spanish

Sara Boyle knows the value of language and is helping others take charge of their community.

He’s busy keeping his promises — very busy

As a co-founder of Leadership Launch, Dan Kittle mentors teens, plans events and helps with dinner.

Once again, state rules for school levies are up for debate

Democratic lawmakers are looking to ease restrictions to allow districts to collect more money.

He works to inspire others at his firm to volunteer

Whether it’s turkeys at Thanksgiving or wells for Liberia, Dan Leach tries to lead by example.

David Carlos took this photo in Mukilteo during Paine Field’s Aviation Day in 2016. (Courtesy of David Carlos)

Paine Field Aviation Day called off for 2019

Snohomish County and other event sponsors said “staging the event was not an option this year.”

David Carlos took this photo in Mukilteo during Paine Field’s Aviation Day in 2016. (Courtesy of David Carlos)

United flights at Paine Field bring the world to Everett

The carrier began service Sunday with six daily flights from the new terminal to San Francisco and Denver.

Whidbey shipbuilder wants a shot at the next ferry contract

Nichols Brothers has been a subcontractor. The state might extend a deal with Portland-based Vigor.

Field trip to Funko is good training for service dogs

Summit Assistance Dogs are schooled for two years. First, the pups must learn to behave in public.

Andy Bronson / The Herald 
                                Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival Association President Julie Martin, holding her granddaughter, Ariah Martin, 2, and Bashar Elali, vice president. Martin says the festival could use help. “We still have a large chunk of last year’s festival to pay off, so we’re working on coming up with some fundraisers.”

Popular Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival could use helping hands

More volunteers and sponsors are needed to keep the event from going dark after this year.

Andy Bronson / The Herald 
                                Mukilteo Lighthouse Festival Association President Julie Martin, holding her granddaughter, Ariah Martin, 2, and Bashar Elali, vice president. Martin says the festival could use help. “We still have a large chunk of last year’s festival to pay off, so we’re working on coming up with some fundraisers.”

Higher fares sought to cover $143 million for hybrid ferries

House Dems propose a 6 percent hike this fall plus surcharge increase in the transportation budget.

Senior at ACES has overcome a lot in her path to graduation

After a rough freshman year, Devan Page found her footing at the alternative high school in Everett.

Edmonds CC student Lazarus Hart excels in and out of class

Hart and two others are named to All-Washington Academic Team of top scholars from community colleges.

Permission to be loud: Drum club is a hit with kids

An elementary gym teacher with donated drums knows how to channel all that fidgety energy.

After New Zealand massacre, local Muslims grieved and prayed

“We all are concerned about where this trend is going”: Snohomish County has seen anti-Muslim hate, too.

Community Transit and Everett Transit might soon start offering a low-income fare to qualified riders. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)

Community Transit, Everett Transit propose a low-income fare

For the average household, transportation is often the second largest expense after housing.

Community Transit and Everett Transit might soon start offering a low-income fare to qualified riders. (Lizz Giordano / The Herald)