Paine Field

Special camera aids rescuers

Firefighters at the Paine Field Fire Department this holiday season got just the gift they had hoped for. A federal grant allowed the… Continue reading

Town hall meeting about Paine Field is Thursday

A state lawmaker opposed to commercial passenger flights at Paine Field is hosting a town hall meeting Thursday to discuss the airport’s future.… Continue reading

Paine Field commercial flights wouldn’t bug Boeing

Commercial airline service will not hinder the Boeing Co.’s operations at Paine Field, according to a letter the company sent to county officials… Continue reading

Horizon Air sees flights from Paine Field by April

Passenger jet flights could be taking off from Paine Field as early as April, and there’s little Snohomish County can do to stop… Continue reading

An idea to minimize Paine Field flights

Snohomish County’s best chance of preventing an explosion of commercial airline service at Paine Field is by building the passenger terminal needed by… Continue reading

Huge blow dryer clears runways at Paine Field

Jet engines aren’t just for flying airplanes anymore. They also can be used to power giant blow dryers. One can be yours for… Continue reading

2009 will be a year of hardship and hope

The year ahead promises to be a mix of hope and hard times in Snohomish County. While the world awaits the Boeing Co’s. new 787… Continue reading

Boeing says it wouldn’t object to commercial service at Paine Field

EVERETT – The Boeing Co. would not object to air passenger service being operated at Paine Field, a company official said in a letter to… Continue reading

Paine Field lands $11.3 million in stimulus money

Paine Field’s planned makeover of its main runway and taxiway will get a head start, thanks to $11.3 million in federal economic stimulus… Continue reading

County might build Paine Field terminal

The Snohomish County Council could consider a resolution Wednesday saying it would prefer to build an airline terminal at Paine Field as opposed… Continue reading

Snohomish County and FAA play hardball over Paine Field

Two top Snohomish County officials have been told by an FAA official that possibly millions of dollars could be withheld from the county-run airport until… Continue reading

County won’t fund Paine Field terminal

Snohomish County opened the door to building a new airline terminal at Paine Field on Wednesday. Over the objections of many in a… Continue reading

Mukilteo promises battle over Paine Field flights

Opponents of commercial airline service at Paine Field vow to start a time-consuming, expensive legal battle to delay flights from the airport as… Continue reading

New rule for Paine Field plans

The Snohomish County Council voted Wednesday to force County Executive Aaron Reardon to take a stand on any airport projects he sends their… Continue reading

Paine Field warning was premature, FAA says

The federal government has not cut off or delayed any funding for Paine Field despite a federal official’s verbal warnings to Snohomish County,… Continue reading

Paine Field flights likely to begin in a year

Had Horizon Air been able to carry out its original plan, the airline would be flying passengers out of Paine Field by now.… Continue reading

Mukilteo forms its battle plans for fight over Paine Field

Opponents of passenger flights at Paine Field won’t allow those jets in the air without a fight. The city of Mukilteo has several… Continue reading

Paine Field deal in the works

Horizon Air could reach an agreement with Snohomish County as early as next month to operate flights from Paine Field. Environmental hurdles for… Continue reading

Airport study may call for growth at smaller fields

A statewide study on airport capacity due to be finished soon seems to support the idea that local airports such as Paine Field,… Continue reading

Gossett’s views on mini-cities muddled

Someone needs a timeout: The latest installment in the soap opera at 3000 Rockefeller Ave. would be funny if it didn’t involve such a serious… Continue reading