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.
Capell will become the next Camas city administrator
Camas Mayor Scott Higgins said Peter S. Capell, current Clark County public works director, has been given a conditional offer of employement, pending reference and background checks.
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.
Time not added to burglar's sentence
Joseph Medoro, a burglar who raided a freezer for frozen treats , won't have any more time added to the decade-long prison sentence he's already serving for an assault on a police officer.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Camas reveals city administrator finalists
Capell has worked for Clark County since February 1997, when he was hired as county engineer.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Starvation brings 12 years: Mukilteo man sentenced for mistreatment of girl
The Mukilteo man's actions against the girl and also his failures to act on her behalf earned him 12 1/2 years in prison.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
6 ideas for gifts with Washington flavor
Washington-made or Washington-inspired gifts: A bamboo cutting board in the shape of Washington and other states;, a "pot" holder shaped like a marijuana leaf; coffee from Bargreen's; chocolate planes from Mukilteo Chocolate Co.; Frosty the Snowman book and CD by Kenny Loggins; a sleek and stylin' food dish for the modern pet; and a metal coat rack ... (more)
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Let’s stop being exclusive with Boeing
When the Washington Aerospace Partnership, a local booster group, tried to woo Boeing recently with a full-page ad, it got widely mocked because the ad mistakenly featured a plane from the hated Airbus.
Restaurant owners charged with arson
Taqueria La Mexicana, located at 13915 Highway 99, erupted into flames shortly after the restaurant closed around 11 p.m. on Oct. 7, 2012.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
South Whidbey Record
Parks commissioners of South Whidbey OK digital attendance
Parks commissioners, the people in charge of the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District, which is supposed to encourage people to get out and be more active, unanimously approved a remote attendance policy for themselves Tuesday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Pencil sculpture adds character to Everett corner
Tanner Brown, a fabricator at Dillon Works in Mukilteo, installs the erasers on a new statue of No.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Eyman's I-517 may have lost him key support in future
The Mukilteo resident's last ballot measure put him at deep odds with longtime allies in the business community, and it could take a while to regain their trust -- and their all-important financial support.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Home burns to ground at difficult site for firefighters:
Snohomish County Fire District 1 fire captain Cliff Affeldt watches as a stream of fire-retardant foam crosses the remains of a home that was destroyed in a two alarm fire on 88th Street SW in Mukilteo on Wednesday.
Firefighters have tough time getting to house fire
A home in Mukilteo is a complete loss after a fire Wednesday, which happened just before 10 a.m. in the 6000 block of 88th Street.
2-alarm fire destroys Mukilteo house
Assistant Chief Brian McMahan says firefighters who arrived just before 10 a.m. Wednesday were told all the occupants escaped safely.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Port's budget includes property tax increase
The proposed levy rate for next year is 35 cents per $1,000 in assessed value, compared to 29 cents in 2013.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
Lake Stevens woman booked into jail after wrong-way I-5 crash
A Lake Stevens woman was booked into the King County Jail early Sunday after a wrong-way crash on I-5.