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 By Brenda Kohlmyer    News 

City continues its work on the upgrading of Highway 99

The exit from Taco Time is now a right turn only as work continues to create center islands along Highway 99 – a state route – near the Snohomish and King county border. Last mo... — Updated 8/8/2022

 By Brian Soergel    News 

Marko Liias has big lead over Janelle Cass

The first results of the 2022 midterm primary Aug. 2 showed that all three Democratic incumbents in the 21st Legislative District received more than 60% of the vote. State Rep.... — Updated 8/8/2022


Sponsored Feature | Coastal Community Bank: Business Planning Tips During an Uncertain Economy

Managing a business and planning during an economic landscape of rising interest rates, inflation, and possible recession is challenging. Patrick Novack, VP, Relationship Manager... — Updated 8/8/2022


A new day dawns on the ferry | Through Your Lens

Joel Goodman snapped this shot on the 5:55 a.m. Edmonds/Kingston ferry Friday, July 29. Got your own spectacular shot of the ferry or from the ferry? Send it, along with any other... — Updated 8/8/2022


Marina Beach Park summer cleanup Aug. 20

City of Edmonds staff will host a volunteer work party 11:30- a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday Aug. 20 to remove litter as part of this year's Marina Beach Park summer cleanup event.... — Updated 8/8/2022


Provide input on Civic Park public art Aug. 11

The artist crafting public artwork for Civic Park wants to know your favorite local plants and animals. You can meet with the Civic Park public art artist 5-6 p.m. Thursday, Aug.... — Updated 8/7/2022

 By Jasper Willson    News 

Council repeals firearms ordinances

Four years ago, then-Councilmember Mike Nelson started legislation to set laws around gun safety. Now, as mayor presiding over City Council, Nelson has seen the ordinances he... — Updated 8/4/2022


Floretum's mosaic sculpture to be unveiled Aug. 15

Edmonds Floretum Garden Club and the City of Edmonds Arts Commission will unveil a new sculpture in downtown Edmonds that the club donated to the city. The ribbon-cutting is 1:30... — Updated 8/4/2022


UPDATE: 73-year-old man detained in death investigation

Update After an initial investigation by Edmonds police, a 73-year-man was booked into Snohomish County Jail for second-degree murder for allegedly killing his 66-year-old wife.... — Updated 8/4/2022


Harassing text; warrants; lawn-chair stealer | Police Beat

July 25 IDK & IDC Resident reported unwanted and harassing text and social media messages from ex. 21300 block 80th Ave. W. Down the drain Plumbing tools reported stolen from... — Updated 8/4/2022


Sound Transit approves free youth fare policy

Under 18 and want to use Sound Transit? You can soon ride for free. Sound Transit's board of directors voted unanimously today to approve free fares for those 18 and younger,... — Updated 8/4/2022

 By Brian Soergel    News 

Fraudulent Edmonds asbestos contractor sentenced to jail

Attorney General Bob Ferguson has announced that Derrick Boss, owner of Above & Beyond Asbestos Removal in Bothell, was sentenced to 105 days in jail and ordered to pay full... — Updated 8/4/2022

 By Chuck Wright    News 

3 pickleball activists recognized in Shoreline

While observing the 800 or more players and attendees involved in the four-day annual fundraiser for the Seattle Metro Pickleball Association at Shoreview Park in Shoreline, it was... — Updated 8/4/2022

 By Joleen Sims    News 

Jen Lawson finds a home in Edmonds with Crow

While looking for a storefront in fall 2019, Kenmore resident Jen Lawson searched close to home. She looked around, but couldn't find a space in her hometown, or in nearby Bothell... — Updated 8/4/2022


Swedish recognized for cardiac care

Swedish Edmonds is among 41 hospitals in Washington – and 2,600 nationwide – that participate and have been recognized by the American Heart Association's Get With The... — Updated 8/4/2022


Chamber ribbon cutting for Salish Insurance Group

The Edmonds Chamber recently hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of Salish Insurance Group's new office at 111 Main St. Ste. 111. "Edmonds has been my home... — Updated 8/4/2022

 By David Pan    News 

Second diving death in Mukilteo

The female diver involved in a July 23 incident in the water near the Silver Cloud Inn in Mukilteo has died. Mukilteo Police Public Information Officer Nathan Fabia confirmed the woman’s death in a July 29 email. No details on... — Updated 8/4/2022


Want to volunteer? ECA needs you

Edmonds Center for the Arts (ECA) will be hosting its annual New Volunteer Open House on Monday, Aug. 22, at 5:30 p.m. The event will take place at Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410... — Updated 8/4/2022

 By Neely Stratton    News 

Council stresses importance of nonpartisan roles

The Edmonds City Council on Tuesday unanimously agreed to adopt replacement language for its mission statement posted on the council website. The purpose? To highlight the... — Updated 8/4/2022


The return of a once-endangered friend | Through Your Lens

A brown pelican visiting the Edmonds marina a few weeks ago has come back and brought a few friends with it. They have been hanging out around G and H dock on the breakwater, said... — Updated 8/4/2022

 By Brian Soergel    News 

Providence backs off on reproductive care

It was a quick turn of events. On Wednesday, July 27, the board of commissioners of Public Health District No. 2 (Verdant Health Commission) strongly voiced its opposition to... — Updated 8/4/2022

 By Brian Soergel    News 

Murder suspect tells 911 he killed wife of 44 years

After being connected to 911, a 73-year-old Edmonds man suspected of killing his wife of 44 years told the dispatcher he had tried to murder her and was waiting for officers to kill him and send him to hell. For Edmonds police... — Updated 8/4/2022


A jellyful sight at the marina | Through Your Lens

From local photographer Janine Harles today, Aug. 2. "There was a huge lion's mane jellyfish in the marina this afternoon. Many people were able to see it along the boardwalk.... — Updated 8/2/2022

 By Brian Soergel    News

Not built out: Permitting activity at historic highs in Edmonds

An alleged truism of recent years – "Edmonds is built out" – has once again been proven to be anything but. On Tuesday, July 26, Development Services Director Susan McLaughlin... — Updated 8/2/2022


Edmonds City Council vacancy application posted

The application for Edmonds City Council appointment Position 1 is now available on the city website at www.edmondswa.gov or the direct link: www.edmondswa.gov/c... — Updated 7/29/2022


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