Family of still-detained Lynnwood man hails vet's release
The Seattle-area family of an American citizen detained in North Korea for more than a year is cheering Pyongyang's decision to release 85-year-old tourist Merrill Newman and wondering when their loved one will come home.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Sightline Institute report: Coal and oil trains to cause hours of traffic delays in Snohomish County
A new analysis from Sightline Institute shows that the trains planned to transport coal and oil through the Northwest will cause hours of traffic delays across Snohomish County.
King County Journal
Aerospace Training Center gets full funding from legislature
The new Central Sound Aerospace Training Center set to be built at the Renton Airport recently received some additional funding from the state Legislature and will now be built to its full size.
Dear Boeing & Machinists: An open letter from Snohomish County's political leaders
The following open letter was written by Everett Mayor Ray Stephanson, County Executive John Lovick, Everett Port Commissioner Troy McClelland, and the mayors of Bothell, Edmonds, Mukilteo, Marysville, Mill Creek, Snohomish, Arlington and Woodway.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
McGaughey, Meador sworn in as Fire District 1 Commissioners
Jim McGaughey is sworn-in as a commissioner for Snohomish County Fire District 1. Administering the oath is Marsha Moore, board executive assistant.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
More budding local pot businesses apply for licenses
T he Washington State Liquor Control Board's weekly update of applications for marijuana-related businesses reveals six new applicants from the Edmonds/Lynnwood/Mountlake Terrace area.
The Christmas spirit pops up in Edmonds
One of the great things about living in Edmonds is all of the fun things to do with children.
Snohomish County PUD reports power out briefly Wednesday morning
A n equipment failure near 148th Street Southwest and 52nd Avenue West caused an outage for about an hour Wednesday morning for approximately 1,100 Snohomish County PUD customers, including some in North Edmonds, spokesman Bob Bolerjack said.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Northwest Chorale to perform Handel's Messiah in Edmonds Saturday
Northwest Chorale , "a group of civic minded Individuals who enjoy gathering to rehearse and perform great works of music," will present Handel's Meesiah Come see them perform Saturday, Dec. 7, 6:30 p.m. at Edmonds United Methodist Church, 828 Caspers St., Edmonds.
Celebration lights up Hanukkah
A few onlookers remain under a giant menorah in Centennial Plaza in downtown Edmonds after it was light in a ceremony by the Chabad Jewish Center of Snohomish County on Sunday.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Scene in Edmonds: Menorah lighting photo album
David Carlos was on hand as the Chabad Jewish Center of Snohomish County celebrated the Festival of Lights with the second annual public Menorah Lighting Ceremony in downtown Edmonds Sunday afternoon.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Edmonds Election Watch 2014: Schools Superintendent talks about levy proposal
Edmonds School District Superintendent Nick Brossoit made a presentation at Edmonds-Woodway High School Nov. 20 outlining a proposed replacement school programs and operations levy that will appear before school district voters in February.
Razor clams: This afternoon marks the start of an eight-day razor clam dig with the lowest tides so far this season.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Restaurant News: In case you aren't full from...
H ope you had a gobblelicious Thanksgiving, wherever it was. On to the Edmonds restaurant news.
Private firm to run Lynnwood's city golf course
The City Council this week approved an agreement with Premier Golf Centers of Seattle, the same vendor that runs the city of Everett's two golf courses.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Edmonds School Board votes to request waiver days to accommodate professional development
I n a unanimous vote Tuesday night, the Edmonds School Board agreed to request from the State Board of Education a five-day waiver request from the 180-day school year requirement.
What's open and closed in Edmonds during Thanksgiving week
T he Thanksgiving holiday brings major changes to the schedules of local services, city offices, schools, and transportation agencies.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Inside Bay Area
Orinda: Travel guru Rick Steves set to make local Dec. 6 stop
Travel writer and TV personality Rick Steves may have entered Europe through the back door in 1973, but 40 years later, he's rolling on front-door, red carpet access.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Key Players: Seattle's Piano-Bar Pros
Given the tendency of bars and restaurants to rely on Pandora Internet radio or iPod playlists to provide background music, it's a rare and genuine thrill to walk into a joint and discover someone tickling the ivories on a real piano.