Mukilteo Beacon - Your Hometown News Source

Election results: 11/5

Format is as follows: name, number of votes, and the percentage of votes. Mukilteo Prop. 1 (form of government) For: 811, 30.26% Against: 1,869, 69.74% Mukilteo City Council Position 4 Richard C. Emery: 1,412, 54.71% Scott Whelpley: 1,164, 45.10%... Full story

Updated local election results

The polls showed wide margins and narrow victories when the first group of counted ballots trickled in during the General Election Nov. 5. Snohomish County had 475,871 people register to vote in this election. The total voter turnout was 42.43%....

Approval of I-976 already stirs controversy, Eyman prepares to fight

Former Mukilteo resident Tim Eyman has finally found success in decreasing car tab taxes to $30 after the General Election Nov. 5. Eyman declared victory before all ballots were even counted Tuesday night. “I love being a political activist. I...

Beloved Pilates instructor retires from the YMCA

Karen Carriker has been teaching Pilates for nearly 40 years. The fitness junkie retired Nov. 7 after 17 years of flexibility, strength, and endurance training at the YMCA in Mukilteo. After her last...

Mukilteo is rich with funds for City improvements

The Mukilteo City Council accepted two grants at its Nov. 12 meeting, one to improve water quality and the other to maintain pedestrian safe routes to school. The City was awarded $50,000 from the Department of Ecology to implement and manage...

Community Transit service to grow 5% in 2020

Community Transit’s proposed budget would increase service 5% in 2020 as the agency continues is expansion of bus service for Snohomish County residents. The agency is seeking comment on its proposed budget through Nov. 8. The service increase...

WSDOT: Prepare now for winter snow and ice

With winter fast approaching, now is the time for travelers to make sure they’re prepared for driving in inclement weather. The Washington State Department of Transportation (WSDOT) urges all travelers to start preparing themselves and their...

Kamiak falls to Issaquah in district tourney opener | Volleyball

Kamiak had some good moments in its first-round Wes-King 4A District volleyball tournament opener. But the Knights weren't able to string enough of them together and ended up losing 25-17, 25-16,...

Knights wrap up season at state championships | Cross country

Kamiak wrapped up the 2019 season with strong runs at the 4A state cross country championships. Sophomore standout Emma Arceo dropped more than 10 seconds from last year, finishing in 15th place with...

Knights come up just short in 19-14 loss to Chargers | Football

Kamiak shook off a nightmarish first half and rallied from a 19-0 third-quarter deficit to set up a thrilling finish in the final game of 2019. The Knights drove into Marysville-Getchell territory...

Kamiak's Straume wins 100, 200 freestyles at district meet | Swimming

Kamiak senior Elli Straume won the 100- and 200-yard freestyles at the Northwest District 4A swimming and diving championships. Straume, who finished second in the 200 freestyle at last year’s state meet, finished in 1 minute, 54.16 seconds. She...

Kamiak Knights capture tournament | Basketball

The Kamiak Knights eighth grade feeder team won the 10th Annual Shoot Into Fall tournament Oct. 12-13 at Renton High School. The Knights defeated Northwest Coastal White 54-52 in the championship...

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2019

Rendered 11/13/2019 13:25