Mukilteo

Puget Sound rail lines fight landslides with science

New forecasting tools can prevent stalled trains and potential tragedy on the Seattle-Everett railway.

 

Walktober Wednesdays get kids excited

Students at Columbia Elementary School walked to school with their parents and…

 

Sinkhole near Mukilteo ferry points to larger issue

State engineers suspect there might be a hidden underground water source washing out the area.

 

Sound Transit CEO gets a three-year extension and a raise

CEO Peter Rogoff is overseeing the largest mass-transit expansion in the nation, local leaders say.

Her advice to women working in business: Believe in yourself

Jenny Xia is the co-CEO of FreeWill, a will-planning company that helps people give to good causes.

Sound Transit CEO could get 11% raise, contract extension

The agency’s board meets Thursday. Peter Rogoff is paid $328,545 per year now.

Okinawa students learn life is very different in a US school

At Kamiak High, the lockers actually lock and classes do not start on the hour. Weird. Very weird.

Supervisor honored for support of National Guard employee

Salinas construction supervisor John Salinas II was presented the Washington Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve’s Patriot Award on Oct. 30 in recognition of… Continue reading

Thai ice cream treat finds home at new shop in Mukilteo

Sugar Cane specializes in super-cold, super-yummy ice cream logs.

Mukilteo mayor’s spending becomes a $10,000 legal question

The City Council has voted 4-3 to get outside legal advice to investigate contract practices.

Everett airline service gets one last airing, pro and con

The FAA’s required hearing on the impact of commercial flights at Paine Field was held Monday night.

Second suit against Mukilteo killer also targets gun dealer

The shooting victim’s older brother seeks damages from Allen Ivanov and the store that sold him the murder weapon.

Workshop and hearing on commercial air service is Monday

The FAA will hold an information session, then take public comment on airline plans for Paine Field.

Sound Transit board plans to give CEO a new contract

While praised for overseeing expansion, Peter Rogoff has weathered criticism for his management style.

He tortured and killed two men ‘for the flimsiest of reasons’

Anthony Hernandez-Cano, 18, will spend the rest of his life in prison without the chance of parole.

Test scores: Math still a struggle; science turnout low

There was a new science test in spring 2018. It’s not yet required to graduate, so many didn’t take it.

Everett teacher makes room for diverse books and students

Challenger teacher Nardos Habtemicael created special section of multicultural books in the library.

GOP candidates face incumbent Dems in 21st District

Three seats are open — one in the Senate and two in the House — in Nov. 6 election.

Tim Eyman during a court hearing about the legality of an anti-tax measure, in King County Superior Court in Seattle on Jan. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Eyman trial in case brought by state AG pushed to 2020

AG Ferguson is still waiting for financial records from the Mukilteo initiative promoter.

Tim Eyman during a court hearing about the legality of an anti-tax measure, in King County Superior Court in Seattle on Jan. 19, 2016. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
Overlook at Riverfront is the new housing development in Everett. (Kevin Clark / Herald file)

The US Census wants to count you — and put you to work

The government is hiring now for the 2020 tally. Most jobs are home-based with flexible hours.

Overlook at Riverfront is the new housing development in Everett. (Kevin Clark / Herald file)