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Kenneth Robinson  1928 – 2013

Ken passed away on October 24, after a full and complete life. He was born December 5, 1928, to Earl and Ellice Robinson of Yakima, Washington. The 3rd of 4 children, he graduated from Yakima High...

 

Jacobsen's Marine to move to Port of Edmonds

Jacobsen’s Marine, a long-time landmark on Market Street in Ballard, is moving to the Port of Edmonds. It will be located across Admiral Way from the Port Administration building on property that...

 

4 volunteers join Fire District 1

Snohomish County Fire District 1 recently added four volunteers to its ranks: Henry Patterson is a 2009 graduate of Bothell High School and participated in the Woodinville Fire Department’s program...

 

Assistant Chief Mark Correira honored

Snohomish County Fire District 1 Assistant Chief Mark Correira has completed the stringent requirements to be awarded the prestigious Chief Fire Officer designation by an international public safety...

 

Gift options galore at Sculptors Workshop Holiday Pottery Sale

Decorative and functional pottery galore, including garden art, vases, mirrors, platters, mugs, plates and bowls are just a sampling of the hundreds of one-of-a-kind artworks by local artists...

 

Edmonds-Woodway beats Cascade in three, earns No. 1 seed to districts | Prep volleyball

The Edmonds-Woodway volleyball team beat Cascade in three games during the final match of the regular season. The Warriors won 25-21, 25-13 and 25-19. Rebecca Sharp had 32 assists during the win and...

 

Retiring City Clerk turns life’s page

If Sandy Chase were to write her own job description, she said it might include something along the lines of “the glue that holds a lot of pieces together.” The five mayors she worked with over...

 

Newest 1-name celebrity bolsters Edmonds PD

Like some other, better known celebrities – think Bono and Cher – Hobbs only needs one name. But the furry fellow will be better known soon enough – at least among the less upstanding members of th...

 

Hekinan graces ECA stage

A delegation from Edmonds’ Sister City, Hekinan, Japan, brought the beauty and grace of Japanese culture to the Center for the Arts on Wednesday, part of a Cultural Fair sponsored by the Edmonds... Full story

 

Meadowdale’s Nick Ekern wins district title | Boys prep tennis

Meadowdale boys tennis player Nick Ekern won the boys singles 3A Wesco district title on Wednesday, Oct. 30. Ekern beat Patrick Luangrath of Glacier Peak 6-4, 7-6 (7-3) in the championship match, played at Stanwood High School, to win his second...

 

King’s advances to district title match | Prep volleyball

The King’s volleyball team kept its perfect record and advanced to this weekends district championship game. In the opening round of the tournament, King’s beat Blaine 3-0 with final scores of 25-14, 25-12 and 25-13. Alysanne Van Dyke had 15...

 

Meadowdale beats Glacier Peak in five games | Prep volleyball

The Meadowdale volleyball team beat Glacier Peak in their final game of the regular season on Wednesday night and earned the No. 2 seed going into the district tournament. Against the Grizzles, Meadowdale won 19-25, 25-22, 25-17, 23-25 and 15-13....

 

King’s beats Friday Harbor 7-1 in district tournament | Girls prep soccer

The King’s girls soccer team beat Friday Harbor 7-1 in the first round of the Cascade Conference district tournament on Wednesday, Oct. 30. During the game, King’s scored three goals in the first 13 minutes, and added three more in the final...

 

Edmonds-Woodway beats Lynnwood 8-0, earns No. 1 district seed | Girls prep soccer

The Edmonds-Woodway girls soccer team finished off the regular season with an 8-0 win over Lynnwood. With the win, the Warriors clinched the No. 1 seed going into the district tournament. Goals for Edmonds-Woodway were scored by Gabby Clark, Cassie... Full story

 

Meadowdale blanks Everett 2-0, No. 2 team going into districts | Girls prep soccer

The Meadowdale girls soccer team shut out Everett 2-0 in the final game of the regular season. Goals for Meadowdale were not reported. The team finishes the regular season with an 8-2-3 league record and is 11-2-3 overall. The Mavericks earned the...

 

Playoff picture – Edmonds-Woodway, Meadowdale begin playoffs this weekend

Edmonds-Woodway and Meadowdale high schools fall sports teams will begin the post season this weekend, with the exception of tennis, which finished the District tournament on Wednesday, Oct. 30. Here's a breakdown of who is playing where and... Full story

 

Dexter F. Miller  1920 – 2013

Dexter F. Miller was born September 3, 1920 in Marinette, WI, and passed away on October 22, 2013 in Shoreline, WA. He is survived by his precious wife of 64 years, Ruth A. Miller, and six children: sons Dexter Bruce (Daryl), Richard (Lorraine),...

 

Swedish/Edmonds recognized with ‘A’ grade for patient safety

Swedish/Edmonds was honored last week with an ‘A’ grade in the Fall 2013 update to the national Hospital Safety Score, which rates how well hospitals protect patients from accidents, errors, injuries and infections. The Hospital Safety Score is...

 

Fire Calls

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 335 calls the week of Oct. 17-23: 267 emergency medical aid calls, 33 motor vehicle collisions, 13 fires, 10 service calls and 12 automatic fire alarms. October 17 FIRE: At 11:40 a.m., firefighters... Full story

 

Fire District 1 installs more than 1,200 smoke alarms

More than 320 homes are safer thanks to a grant-funded program that provided free smoke alarms and safety surveys in the Snohomish County Fire District 1 service area. The smoke-alarm program was funded by a Vision 20/20 Grant awarded through the fed...

 

Puget Sound Artists’ Gift Show celebrates its lucky 13th year

It started out as a small open house in a living room, sharing two sisters’ art. But by the year 2000, it had grown into a full-fledged multi-artist show. Now in its 13th year, the Puget Sound Artists’ Gift Show has become an annual event in... Full story

 

Master Gardeners slate speaker series

The Snohomish County Master Gardener Foundation announces its 11th Annual Winter Speaker Series for 2014. This popular sustainable gardening series features Northwest garden personalities during eight sessions on alternate Fridays from 9:30 to 11:30... Full story

 

Release party Nov. 7 for Edmonds CC literary and arts magazine

A release party for the 2013 edition of Between the Lines, Edmonds Community College’s student-run literary and arts magazine, is 7 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 7, at the Black Box Theatre on campus, 20000 68th Ave. W. It’s free and open to the public....

 

EdCC hires director for new Veterans Resource Center

Edmonds Community College has named Chris Szarek the first director of its Veterans Resource Center. He began Sept. 16. The center, which opened in early 2012, assists veterans in navigating enrollment, helps them access educational and financial...

 

Edmonds CC to celebrate International Education Week

Edmonds Community College and International Student Services celebrate International Education Week with a series of cultural activities Nov. 12-15 that are free and open to the public. International Education Week, an initiative from the U.S. State...

 

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