Mukilteo

Missing road paint made for a scary right turn

The turn lane from the Mukilteo Speedway to Lincoln Way and Highway 99 now is properly marked.

Freedom on a string: Kites teach you a lesson about living

The president of the American Kitefliers Association says flying a kite can change you.

The $300,000 sticking point in Mukilteo ferry project

The city might decide Monday on fencing and concrete changes in the ferry terminal plan.

Colossal Mukilteo club: 18,000 square feet for 3,000 youths

Boys & Girls Club needs sponsors to fund items big and small in its new building.

One of nearly a dozen steamroller operators reverses down down the runway at Paine Field while workers check compaction of the new asphalt on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Workers spent the week milling and repaving a swath of the nearly two-mile runway that was 65 feet wide and 8,000 feet long. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Main runway at Paine Field gets a paving do-over

The airport reopened to jet traffic Monday after a week-long closure to repair an earlier repair.

One of nearly a dozen steamroller operators reverses down down the runway at Paine Field while workers check compaction of the new asphalt on Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2018 in Everett, Wa. Workers spent the week milling and repaving a swath of the nearly two-mile runway that was 65 feet wide and 8,000 feet long. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Pink is the new gold when it comes to police badges

Officers are sporting pink shields for breast cancer awareness during October. Hairy faces are next.

What good are planting strips when all they grow are weeds?

When there’s no homeowner to maintain greenery next to a sidewalk, the county mows — but infrequently.

Anonymous youth survey to tackle tough topics

The state Healthy Youth Survey, given every other year, is scheduled for this month. It is optional.

Brand spanking new ferry Suquamish launches into service

With room for 144 vehicles and 1,500 passengers, there should be smoother sailing on the Whidbey route.

Fire damages condo building in Mukilteo

Two units suffered fire and water damage. It was not clear if anyone was hurt.

Here’s grilled salmon that’s fit for a (fundraising) luau

The Taylor family shares the recipe that’s the Mukilteo Boys & Girls Club fundraiser’s star attraction.

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.

New FAA report could clear the way for 2019 airline service

A revised environmental assessment found no new significant issues arising from Paine Field flights.

Vegan restaurant in Mukilteo appeals to meat-eaters, too

Sage & Cinder on Fifth Street hopes to draw diners, including non-vegan ones, from Snohomish County.

Young woman is third suspect in July torture killing

Victim with numerous wounds was found in an empty Mukilteo building.

Ferry contract bid updates topic of Mukilteo council session

Ferries project staff met with council members Sept. 10 in a work session to discuss concerns.

A flurry of south county shootings prompts unease — and resolve

Gunfire this week injured four people, and there will be more security at a football game Friday.

Fireworks in September: Area bans proposed near cities

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