Two have eyes on 32nd District incumbent Rep. Maralyn Chase

A familiar face and an unfamiliar one are challenging a longtime state lawmaker in south Snohomish County. Rep. Maralyn Chase, D-Edmonds, faces off against Margaret… Continue reading

Feds warn Snohomish County to listen to airline

If Snohomish County refuses to bend to accommodate an airline that wants to fly out of Paine Field, the federal government will pull… Continue reading

FYI: Your schools

The word from: Everett High School “We have to start getting ready for finals because they’re starting soon.” CHEYENNE HIGHTOWER, sophomore Register online now for… Continue reading

Seems Like Yesterday

50 years ago (1958) The signing of a lease securing 446 acres of state land for a sewage lagoon marked a milestone in the development… Continue reading

Active Duty

Air Force Airman Jenae M. Brazell, daughter of Lori and John Anderson of Everett and Patrick Brazell of Shoreline, has graduated from basic military training… Continue reading

Regional, rather than city, fire departments proposed

Replacing several city fire departments with a regional fire organization could improve efficiency and save money, advocates say. “Right now, there’s an opportunity to provide… Continue reading

Verizon leaps into digital TV

Verizon is firing up its FiOS television service in Snohomish and King counties today, offering more than 250 channels and other features. With… Continue reading

County turned bit bluer in 2008 election

Chris Gregoire learned a hard lesson four years ago when she lost the popular vote in Snohomish County, a fate no Democratic candidate for governor… Continue reading

Around North County

Arlington Volunteer needed to fill AmeriCorps position Village Community Services has been awarded a full-time AmeriCorps position with the nonprofit agency’s vocational services team. The… Continue reading

Woodway teen collects shoes for Cocoon House

Woodway teen collects shoes for Cocoon House

A high school senior from Woodway conducted a shoe drive on his own time this summer, collecting about 200 pairs of shoes for… Continue reading

Woodway teen collects shoes for Cocoon House

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

Around the county

Edmonds Tips on recycling Christmas trees People living in Edmonds who want to recycle their natural Christmas tree after the holidays will have options for… Continue reading

Community calendar

Bazaars Craft Fair, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Voyager Middle School, 11711 Fourth Ave. W., Everett. Craft and Gift Show, April 18, Stanwood Community… Continue reading

Friday is the deadline to file for public office

Battles for the White House and the governor’s mansion dominated last year’s general election, but this coming November, Snohomish County voters get to… Continue reading

Front Porch: Spaghetti dinner a benefit for student

Benefit for student Sunnyside Elementary School staff and PTSA offer a spaghetti dinner and auction tonight to benefit a second-grader who has cancer. It’s 5… Continue reading

Capital budget not as ‘happy’ as in years past

The last time Rep. Hans Dunshee wrote a capital budget for the state, it contained a record amount of money for education. Wednesday… Continue reading