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Articles from the August 28, 2019 edition

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Lost and found: ACT exams

Last week, The Beacon reported that 40 ACT exams taken at Mariner High School in June had been lost in transit somewhere between Mariner and Iowa, where the ACT’s headquarters is located. Word came out two weeks ago that the... — Updated 9/12/2019


Larsen retiring after 16 years leading School District

The leader of the Mukilteo School District is retiring from her position in the near future. Late last week, the Mukilteo School District announced that Dr. Marci Larsen, Mukilteo S... — Updated 9/6/2019

 By Brandon Gustafson    News

Muk PD is back on 2 wheels

Very soon, one Mukilteo Police officer will be trading in four wheels for two, as the Mukilteo Police Department will have a motorcycle officer for the first time in roughly seven... — Updated 8/28/2019

 By Brandon Gustafson    News

Upcoming needs assessment could help push senior center forward

Dode Carlson's ultimate goal is getting a senior center built in Mukilteo. Carlson, president of the Mukilteo Senior Association, joked that once that happens, she's "out of here."... — Updated 8/28/2019


Run-A-Muk helped raise money for 2019 Lighthouse Festival

Dan Thorson (532) leads the pack at the start of the Run-A-Muk 5k race Saturday, Aug. 24, near Rosehill Community Center in Mukilteo. More than 200 participants competed in the 5k... — Updated 8/28/2019


Elementary events next Tuesday

To the agony of some (mostly kids) and relief of others (mostly parents), the Mukilteo School District school year starts next Wednesday, Sept. 4. While many in the area are seasoned veterans, some may have just moved to the... — Updated 8/28/2019


Police Beat: 8/16 - 8/20

Aug. 16 Remember that boat? The officer tried to call the owner of the boat again without success. 600 block of Front Street. Horror film scene One of the housekeepers at the TownePlace Suites found blood all over the walls and... — Updated 8/28/2019

 By Pamela Gompf    Opinion

All are welcome l Worship

Welcome. It’s a word that has multiple meanings. Welcome can come as a form of “you’re welcome,” as in saying “thank you” for noticing me, but welcome can also come as... — Updated 8/28/2019

 By Mike Gold    Opinion

Every boy should have a band l Off Kilter

Every young man can probably envision himself as the next Beach Boys, Beatles or Rolling Stones. Why do I say that? Because that’s what I remember thinking when I was a young... — Updated 8/28/2019


The beauty of our waterfront l Council Corner

Council President Cook and I wanted to give you an update from a Council Corner we wrote a month or so back. We have been working on building a relationship with the Tulalip Tribe Board to discuss land they own on our waterfront.... — Updated 8/28/2019

 By Chuck Sigars    Opinion

Lessons learned from a lifetime of Augusts l Chuck's World

“History never repeats itself,” Mark Twain once said, “but it rhymes.” Of course, if you believe the internet, Mark Twain said everything worth saying. Aside from a couple... — Updated 8/28/2019


A sprint to the finish | Run-A-Muk

Matthew Mason cruised to a first-place finish in the Run-A-Muk 5k race Saturday, Aug. 24, in Mukilteo. Mason finished the course in 19 minutes, 20.24 seconds, ahead of Tyler Oshiro,... — Updated 8/28/2019


Making all the right moves

The bantam-level Kamiak Youth Football team hit the gridiron for the first time this year at North Sound Junior Football League's annual jamboree Saturday, Aug. 17, at Snohomish... — Updated 8/28/2019


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