Apparent no-go for Point Wells development near Woodway

The Snohomish County hearing examiner ruled Friday that plans fall short of land-use requirements.

Testimony resumes on 3,000-condo development at Point Wells

Then a hearing examiner is to decide one of the more complex projects the county has ever considered.

Point Wells developer argues for more time to refine plans

County planners have asked hearing examiner Peter Camp to deny the builder, saying time’s expired.

Student reportedly brought gun to Edmonds Woodway campus

It wasn’t immediately clear if the weapon was real or not, the Edmonds School District said.

County planners seek denial of Woodway-area luxury condos

Concerns remain over design and traffic plans for the 3,081-unit development at Point Wells.

Jazz students receive awards at Hampton fest

The Lionel Hampton Jazz Festival was held Feb. 23-24 in Moscow, Idaho. Edmonds-Woodway High School’s Jazz Ensemble I finished the weekend as the High School… Continue reading

Developer denied more time to submit plans for Woodway project

BSRE Point Wells wants to refine its plans for more than 3,000 units in towers of up to 17 stories.

Concerns linger over Point Wells development traffic, design

The county’s Design Review Board liked aspects of the high-rise condo project, but said there aren’t enough details.

An architectural model of the planned development of 3,080 waterfront condos at Point Wells near Woodway. (Blue Square Real Estate)

Point Wells condos developer calls design hearing a ‘sham’

The company says there are far more important issues remaining for the project than what it looks like.

An architectural model of the planned development of 3,080 waterfront condos at Point Wells near Woodway. (Blue Square Real Estate)

Point Wells luxury condo project is running out of time

Snohomish County has issues with building heights, road access and landslide concerns.

The conclusion of an epic, cross-country adventure

At 74, the Woodway man completed his 4,800-mile paddle and bike trip “from sea to shining sea.”

Plan for 3,080 waterfront condos still lacking, county says

Again, the developer of luxury high-rises near Woodway is sent back to the drafting board.

Local schools field FBLA state winners

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Point Wells developer adds second access road

The developer seeking to build more than 3,000 high-rise condos at Point Wells has responded to questions from Snohomish County planners, including a… Continue reading

Man sentenced to 19 years for attacking woman in Edmonds

An attempted rape on a beach near Edmonds in June was “every woman’s nightmare,” a judge said Tuesday. The victim was out for… Continue reading

Snohomish strong-mayor measure passing by 14 votes

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Deadline set for Point Wells environmental study

Snohomish County planners have given a developer six months to complete an environmental study of a high-rise development at Point Wells that’s already… Continue reading

Election brings a bigger tax bite to south county

South Snohomish County will have some of the highest sales taxes in the nation starting next year, as a result of last week’s… Continue reading

3 mayoral jobs at stake on south county ballots

Voters in south Snohomish County will elect three mayors, 19 city council members and a County Council member on their 2013 ballots. Brier, Lynnwood and… Continue reading

Roberts decries end of sentencing bill

After the Legislature passed its deadline for bills to pass the House or Senate, House Judiciary Committee member Mary Helen Roberts decried the death of… Continue reading