Mukilteo

Videos offer virtual art lessons during coronavirus shutdown

Mukilteo resident Christine Awad Schmalz is posting instructional videos twice a week on Facebook.

Sen. Marko Liias launches campaign for lieutenant governor

He joins fellow Senate Democrat Steve Hobbs in the contest to succeed Cyrus Habib.

Mukilteo police seeking info about armed robbery suspect

The alleged suspect was described as a black man in his 20s and about 6-feet tall.

Stanwood-Camano schools close as infections spread north

There were many other school closures, too. The city of Everett, meanwhile, canceled events and programs.

Verdict: Girlfriend guilty of helping in torture-murders

Lendsay Meza, 22, of the Lynnwood area, was convicted of taking part in the slayings of two men.

Jury weighing girlfriend’s role in pair of torture murders

For weeks, jurors have heard testimony in Lendsay Meza’s trial, including the defendant’s own words.

Get to know a few of the 13 million women-owned businesses

Nationwide, 42% of all businesses are owned by women. That a startling transformation in 50 years.

Nancy Myrtle has worked the bar at Arnies Pacific Northwest Favorites of Mukilteo for more than 30 years. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Her Bloody Mary recipe is still top-secret after 33 years

Nancy Myrtle, who has worked at Arnies in Mukilteo since 1987, loves her customers — and the view out the window.

Nancy Myrtle has worked the bar at Arnies Pacific Northwest Favorites of Mukilteo for more than 30 years. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

A Boeing supplier struggles to weather the 737 Max crisis

New Tech Industries, a Mukilteo aerospace firm, hopes to bring all its employees back to work soon.

Mukilteo was among few districts statewide to pass bonds

Twenty-one districts statewide had construction measues on the ballot; just eight measures passed.

The Diamond Knot bartender Alex Frye on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

He was shy until he got behind the bar at Mukilteo’s Diamond Knot

Alex Frye became a bartender to realize a childhood dream and confront his fears. Now he loves it.

The Diamond Knot bartender Alex Frye on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2020 in Mukilteo, Wash. (Andy Bronson / The Herald)

Girlfriend on trial in 2 torture-murders in Snohomish County

Lendsay Meza’s boyfriend is serving life in prison for two horrific killings. She’s accused of helping.

ACES High School junior Regina Lewis, 16, on Jan. 22, 2020 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

ACES junior looks forward and upward to a career with planes

Regina Lewis, 16, moved from California in 2018. She built a community here by saying “yes” to new things.

ACES High School junior Regina Lewis, 16, on Jan. 22, 2020 in Everett, Wash. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Everett’s new passenger terminal gets some national love

Paine Field was voted 8th-best among a selection of small airports, some of which aren’t all that small.

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                                WSDOT spokeswoman Diane Rhodes talks with reporters and photojournalists at the passenger terminal under construction at Mukilteo on Thursday.

Passenger building offers glimpse of Mukilteo ferry terminal

The new facility connecting Mukilteo and Whidbey Island is expected to open in October or November.

photos by Dan Bates / The Herald 
                                WSDOT spokeswoman Diane Rhodes talks with reporters and photojournalists at the passenger terminal under construction at Mukilteo on Thursday.

By a razor-thin margin, Mukilteo school bond passes

Support for a $240 million measure climbed to 60.4%. Earlier counts showed it below the thresheld.

State high court upholds Sound Transit vehicle excise tax

Taxpayers sued to erase the increase for ST3 and to secure hundreds of million of dollars in refunds.

Bond ballot measures are failing in several school districts

Many levies are falling short, too, as nine districts Tuesday sought supplemental funding from voters.

Traci McFarlane, owner and bartender of Bits in Mukilteo (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

This Mukilteo bartender practices the art of the cocktail

Traci McFarlane, owner of Bits, is passionate about mixing drinks the right way.

Traci McFarlane, owner and bartender of Bits in Mukilteo (Kevin Clark / The Herald)
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