County staff urges ‘no’ on Point Wells development proposal

County Hearing Examiner Peter Camp could decide the fate of the high-rise project this summer.


Plane to spray 1,300 acres this week to kill gypsy moths

If you live in Woodway or Boulevard Bluffs in Everett, close the windows and turn off the AC Friday.


Aircraft to spray 1,300 acres for moths in Everett, Woodway

Gypsy moths can devastate forests. The state Agriculture Department plans to stop them from getting a foothold.


Point Wells development proposal, once rejected, rises again

A real estate group has resubmitted permits for the project. There’s no timeline yet for a decision.

State plans to spray for gypsy moths in Woodway and Everett

Before finalizing plans, the state Department of Agriculture will conduct environmental reviews.

An incumbent and a felon duel for County Council seat

Stephanie Wright is seeking a third term. Opponent Willie Russell is campaigning as a change agent.

Former prosecutor who fought corruption — at a cost — dies at 87

Robert Schillberg’s Snohomish County colleagues admired his ‘courageous’ pursuit of justice.

Pest was an univited Woodway guest and a first in the U.S.

The Hokkaido gypsy moth trapped in Woodway in July might be the first ever found in the U.S.

On point: Rival high-rise condo critics look to join forces

Woodway and Shoreline announced a pending agreement to confront Point Wells development concerns.

Judge gives Point Wells high-rise project another chance

A successful appeal allows the developer another 6 months to seek approvals for about 3,000 condos.

Teachers start receiving pink slips in Edmonds district

The school board approved the layoffs, which could affect 38 full- and part-time teachers.

Brier bans Airbnb-style rentals to retain residential flavor

A new ordinance adds short-term rentals to prohibited property uses, like gambling and nude dancing.

Edmonds Heights senior focused on art through challenges

Charlotte Day, 17, wasn’t deterred by dyscalculia. Her sculpture is now displayed at Microsoft.

Point Wells developer offers to reduce project’s size

The developer might scale back plans for waterfront highrises — or sue if Woodway tries to annex.

In 32nd District, GOP will probably lose but still be heard

In the race for two House seats, candidates talk about affordable housing, substance abuse and taxes.

It’s Democrat versus Democrat in this state Senate race

The duel between incumbent Maralyn Chase and challenger Jesse Salomon is about substance and style.

Woodway readies possible annexation of Point Wells

Shoreline also has designs on the land, where a developer has proposed thousands of condos.

Snohomish County Council poised to uphold Point Wells denial

A developer attempting to build 3,000 waterfront condos sought to overturn a recent hearing examiner decision.

Fireworks in September: Area bans proposed near cities

Snohomish County considers banning fireworks sales and use from some unincorporated areas.

Point Wells developer appeals denial of 3,000 condos

The company wants more time to finish its permit application, which expired earlier this year.