Council to consider allowing housing along Highway 99

The county says that area has the infrastructure and services to support it.

Mukilteo puts emergency medical services measure on ballot

The proposal would allow voters to decide whether to lift the property tax levy rate.

Mukilteo plans aerospace program for girls ages 12-16

Girls who will attend middle school or high school this fall are eligible to apply.

SWAT team detains five in suspected Mukilteo drug house

Police wanted to ensure the incident didn’t escalate, although no threats of violence were apparent.

With commuter lots clogged, Sound Transit plans parking fees

The agency is proposing a permit system to reserve spaces at park-and-ride locations.

Instead of top high school athletes, STEM students shine

Letter of intent signing day uplifts science, technology, engineering and mathematics ace students.

More feathers, please: What goes into costuming for ‘Spamalot’

Kamiak students show backstage talents with the Monty Python musical’s costumes, props and staging.

Lovonna Murray looks over a screen at a yard sale in Mukilteo on Friday. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Bargain-hunters rejoice, it’s yard sale season again

Other people’s junque would look really good in your house right now.

Lovonna Murray looks over a screen at a yard sale in Mukilteo on Friday. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Mermaid’s sculptor is still at work — in the California desert

Kay Henkel left Edmonds nearly 40 years ago. She is still creating art — in Palm Springs.

New Everett hotel will double waterfront rooms in the county

Construction on Hotel Indigo at the Port of Everett’s new live-work-play development begins Thursday.

Ivar’s in Mukilteo closes for disinfection after illnesses

The Snohomish Health District said it’s not certain what caused some patrons to get sick.

Students to walk out over gun issues, school safety

Walkouts are planned Friday at schools around the country, including at least nine in Snohomish County.

Mud on the tracks cancels trains; more landslides possible

Over the past several days, Western Washington has seen up to 2 to 5 inches of rain.

As a state attorney, Roslyn Sterling saw foster kids in need

She helped found Totes for Kids, which provides backpacks of essentials at a traumatic time.

Backstage magic at Kamiak’s ‘Spamalot’

Set designers, lighting technicians and sound designers make the Monty Python musical come alive.

USA Badminton Adult Nationals headed to Mukilteo

The national championships are set for this weekend at Harbour Pointe Badminton Club.