Mukilteo

This Kamiak High student is more than SAT-isfied with a 1600

Junior Andrew Shin credits positive thinking for the top score on the college admissions test.

Gun violence, school safety taking center stage

Rep. Rick Larsen, Mukilteo City Council set aside time to talk about these issues

Nancy Isely leads her Spanish Zumba class Monday night at the YMCA in Mukilteo. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Booty-shaking is great exercise in any language

Zumba at the Mukilteo YMCA is the first exercise class there to be offered in Spanish.

Nancy Isely leads her Spanish Zumba class Monday night at the YMCA in Mukilteo. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

Lark Kesterke strives to lead with an open heart and mind

She is the director of impact and investments for United Way of Snohomish County.

Project engineer and cyclist Tyler Rourke puts people first

When he’s not at Electroimpact, he’s riding a bike or leading Everett’s Transportation Advisory Committee.

Kamiak High students stopped keeping score — then they won

The school’s Knowledge Bowl team is best in state. How smart are you? Answer a few questions.

Woman accused of trying to run over ex-boyfriend in Mukilteo

Officers ended a chase when they learned that two young children were in the car, without car seats.

Kamiak teacher heads to lab thanks to Murdock grant

Kamiak High School forensic teacher Maggie Lewis was recently awarded a prestigious MJ Murdock Partners in Science grant. The program pairs high school science teachers… Continue reading

Kamiak High School students to rally against gun violence

“Never Again: Mukilteo” starts at noon Saturday on the band stage at Lighthouse Park.

Search for missing man in Tulalip turns up no clues

Jacob Hilkin has been missing since Jan. 23; “we just want him home,” his father says.

Foundation funds Mukilteo school projects

The Mukilteo Schools Foundation has awarded 47 grants totaling $20,705 to pay for classroom projects in the Mukilteo School District that aim to improve student… Continue reading

Kamiak wins state Knowledge Bowl

Stanwood finishes third in a separate division.

Mukilteo youth takes leadership challenge

Claire McCallick, a senior from Kamiak High School, recently attended the Honeywell Leadership Challenge Academy at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama.… Continue reading

There’s a plan for Mukilteo’s waterfront parking problem

A collaboration with the Tulalip Tribes will provide spaces for Whidbey commuters or day visitors.

New state index grades schools’ success

Snohomish County’s alternative high schools and reentry programs are identified as needing high levels of support.

Bill Short, 74, and his sister Pat Veale, 73, attended the old Emander School, which was near what’s now I-5 and 128th Street in south Everett. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Woman wants to commemorate a neighborhood long gone

Pat Veale and her siblings grew up in the Emander area of south Everett.

Bill Short, 74, and his sister Pat Veale, 73, attended the old Emander School, which was near what’s now I-5 and 128th Street in south Everett. (Dan Bates / The Herald)

Teen charged in store robbery linked to Everett school plot

His accused accomplice is suspected of planning to use the money to buy supplies to shoot up the school.

Mukilteo fire stations are the newest ‘Safe Places’ for youth

It’s among dozens of designated locations countywide organized by Cocoon House in Everett.

Passengers await docking a ferry on the Mukilteo-Clinton run. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)

A cruising guide to sailing aboard a Washington state ferry

Here are 10 ways to make the most of an affordable day on the iconic white-and-green boats.

Passengers await docking a ferry on the Mukilteo-Clinton run. (Kevin Clark / The Herald)