Edmonds Beacon celebrating 20 years this month
Last updated 12/13/2018 at Noon
This month, the Edmonds Beacon celebrates the start, 20 years ago, of bringing the news to town and continuing a tradition of providing a newspaper to residents for more than 100 years.
It was in December 1998 that Mukilteo Beacon Publisher Paul Archipley purchased the biweekly Edmonds Paper from Daniel Woodside, who had founded in 12 years earlier.
After keeping the name of the publication for two years, the first edition of the renamed Edmonds Beacon was published in January 2001.
"When we started Beacon Publishing in 1992 with our first newspaper in Mukilteo, we patterned it in pa...