Mukilteo

Kamiak teacher receives $15K grant for soil research

The M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust’s Partners in Science program recently awarded a $15,000 grant to Margaret Lewis, a teacher at Kamiak High School, giving her… Continue reading

Seahawks and other frosted cookies by Schwartz Brothers Bakery​ are among the many Washington products sold on the ferries.​ (Andrea Brown / The Herald)

Eat, drink and be merry with gourmet grub on the ferry

Washington State Ferries are a floating food court of favorites from all over the state.

Seahawks and other frosted cookies by Schwartz Brothers Bakery​ are among the many Washington products sold on the ferries.​ (Andrea Brown / The Herald)
Zachary Madding, 28, right, is accused of holding down his girlfriend at a Mukilteo motel, to force Xanax down her throat and fentanyl into her nose. Police arrested him for investigation of attempted murder. (Caleb Hutton/The Herald)

Man charged with forcing ex-girlfriend to overdose at hotel

Police arrived in time to revive her with naloxone.

Zachary Madding, 28, right, is accused of holding down his girlfriend at a Mukilteo motel, to force Xanax down her throat and fentanyl into her nose. Police arrested him for investigation of attempted murder. (Caleb Hutton/The Herald)

In Uniform (June 18, 2018 edition)

A collection of news and events about and for active duty military and veterans.

Best time to take a Washington State Ferry in the summer

Summer ferry schedules start June 24. Washington State Ferries plans to post its “best times” for travel soon. Based on last year’s summer’s tips (which… Continue reading

Kamiak, Monroe take home high school musical awards

Seattle’s 5th Avenue Theatre honored four Snohomish County schools in a Tony Awards-like ceremony.

Learn about orcas — and maybe spot one — on a ferry

June is Orca Month in Washington. Throughout the month you can find pop-up presentations about our Southern Resident orca friends on Washington State Ferry routes… Continue reading

How low it can go: Extreme low tides can cause ferry delays

Taking an RV on the ferry this summer? Pulling a trailer? You may be interested in this factoid. (Whether it’s a fun fact likely depends… Continue reading

And the winner of the Non-Motorized Mayor Award is …

… Everett Mayor Cassie Franklin, who edged out Mukilteo Mayor Jennifer Gregerson.

Yee-haw: School bus drivers demonstrate skills at Roadeo

Local school bus drivers demonstrated their driving skills at an annual Bus Safety Roadeo held recently at Mariner High School in south Everett. Drivers from… Continue reading

Mukilteo teachers authorize strike and pack another meeting

They brought their contract beef to school district headquarters for a third time.

Herald Super Kid this week is Kamiak High School senior Kate Neumeister, who last year as a junior was named the Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County’s 2017 Youth of the Year. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Kamiak senior is drawn to the compassionate side of nursing

The 2017 Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County’s Youth of the Year will attend Seattle University.

Herald Super Kid this week is Kamiak High School senior Kate Neumeister, who last year as a junior was named the Boys & Girls Clubs of Snohomish County’s 2017 Youth of the Year. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Black bear captured in Mukilteo near Kamiak High School

Fish & Wildlife officers used a Karelian bear dog to help track the bear into a tree.

The beauty that lies beneath: More scenic charm under water

Thousands of divers converge on these three underwater destinations in the region.

Mukilteo hands out WASA honors

The Mukilteo School District honored several individuals and groups at an annual luncheon hosted by the Washington Association of School Administrators. The event gives school… Continue reading

Judy Schneider-Wallace lost her first husband to suicide by gun. She is part of the Mukilteo/Lynnwood Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America group that will fly a large orange flag in Mukilteo through June 11, and who demonstrated Friday at an I-5 overpass and the Mukilteo Speedway in support of the “Wear Orange” movement to bring awareness to gun violence. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

For gun reform advocates, orange is the color of action

If you’re seeing orange this weekend, that’s the doing of Moms Demand Action.

Judy Schneider-Wallace lost her first husband to suicide by gun. She is part of the Mukilteo/Lynnwood Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America group that will fly a large orange flag in Mukilteo through June 11, and who demonstrated Friday at an I-5 overpass and the Mukilteo Speedway in support of the “Wear Orange” movement to bring awareness to gun violence. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

County boosters launch a ‘sustainable tourism’ initiative

Lots of visitors is mostly a good thing for the economy — but not at the expense of quality of life.

Mukilteo School District and teachers are now talking

With an infusion of state money coming, the teachers union wants to reopen a three-year contract.

Girls 12-16 can learn to build airplane parts at Paine Field

Mukilteo sponsors the “Cool Girls in Aerospace” program, which pairs girls with women in the industry.

Second plot for school shooting revealed in court papers

The student accused of planning to shoot up Kamiak High allegedly tried to recruit a fellow inmate.