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Articles from the September 19, 2018 edition

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Prime Living-Sponsored Feature: HP Retirement’s In the Moment program provides smooth transition when memories fade

Everyone has a personal history that leaves us with enduring memories, even if we begin to forget much of our past and present, including loved ones and, even, who we are. Take, for... — Updated 9/19/2018


Slowly letting go of summer l Travel Sketcher

Living in Mukilteo puts us near so many wonderful places. One of my favorites is the Washington Arboretum, beautiful anytime of the year, but dazzling in the spring and summer.... — Updated 9/19/2018 Full story


Mukilteo Library celebrating 20th anniversary

The Mukilteo Library (4675 Harbour Pointe Blvd) will be celebrating its 20th anniversary this Saturday, Sept. 22 from 2 to 3:30 p.m. The current Mukilteo Library opened in 1998,... — Updated 9/19/2018

 By Brandon Gustafson    News

Shooting scare causes evacuation at Goddard

A night filled with school spirit and competition between two rival schools quickly turned into a night of chaos when reported gunfire caused the evacuation of Goddard Stadium... — Updated 9/19/2018


Meet Kamiak’s new principal

For the first time in a decade, there is new leadership at Kamiak High School. Mike Gallagher, who was the principal at Kamiak for the last 10 years, retired after the 2017-2018... — Updated 9/19/2018


Kang returns from FBI National Training Academy

The friendly face of Mukilteo Police Chief Cheol Kang has been missing in town for the last few months, but he made his return with a plethora of new knowledge to share with his... — Updated 9/19/2018 Full story


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Sponsored Brief: STEM the birthday boredom with a unique party

STEMTREE Education Center offers a unique location for BIRTHDAY PARTIES. We offer Science & Engineering Birthday Parties as well as CSI themed parties. Birthday Parties are a special occasion and should be celebrated in a... — Updated 9/19/2018


Sponsored Brief: Thai Waterside offers FREE fried ice cream

Mukilteo’s own Thai Waterside, located in a delightful old Victorian home in Old Town, is a perfect, romantic spot for lovers. Open for both lunch and dinner, it offers patio dining when the weather is nice. Bring in this news... — Updated 9/19/2018

 By Chuck Sigars    General

Suiting yourself is never the best option l Chuck's World

My wife doesn’t care much for my birthday, which doesn’t bother me at all. It bothers her, which I think is really her problem. My birthday just makes her nervous, because... — Updated 9/19/2018 Full story


Cool learning for ‘Cool Girls’ l Mayor's Message

Two days ago, a group of amazing young Mukilteo girls celebrated an awesome accomplishment with our City Council. They were accepted into, and completed, the city’s “Cool Girls in Aerospace” summer workshop. In partnership... — Updated 9/19/2018 Full story


Where we’re at with the terminal project l Guest View

Despite more delays plaguing the construction of the new Mukilteo Ferry Terminal, there’s still a lot happening that we as Mukilteo residents need to be aware of. The most recent delay caused by the lowest valid bid for the... — Updated 9/19/2018


Help is out there l Council Corner

As a councilmember, it is not only important for us to right the wrongs and shine light on any misconduct in spending and compliance with policies, it is just as important that we bring light and hope to our community when it... — Updated 9/19/2018


How much are you willing to invest? l Insightful Investing

Recreational marijuana is legal in the states of Washington, Oregon, California, Colorado, Nevada and Alaska. Maybe that explains the horrible traffic in western Washington - just kidding. What does this have to do with... — Updated 9/19/2018 Full story

 By David Pan    Sports

Freshman gives Marauder boys big boost | Cross country

Junior Kara Sevigny looks to be the class of the field for Mariner’s girls cross country team. Sevigny finished seventh in the first league meet of the season against Edmonds-Woodway, Meadowdale and Shorecrest Wednesday, Sept.... — Updated 9/19/2018 Full story

 By David Pan    Sports

Dynamic senior duo leads talented Knights | Cross country

The one-two punch of seniors Alicia Anderson and Leah Clark should give the Kamiak girls cross country team a leg up on the competition. The two have started out the season strong with Anderson taking first and Clark finishing seco... — Updated 9/19/2018 Full story

 By David Pan    Sports

Mariner defeats Kamiak | Football

Mariner picked up its first victory and Kamiak scored its first touchdown of the season in the annual clash between the district rivals. The Marauders prevailed 40-13 over the Knights in a Wesco 4A football game Friday, Sept. 14, a... — Updated 9/19/2018


Reflection of my faith and church l Worship

The challenge I face when asked to write an article is coming up with something totally new, original and refreshing. Upon reflection, I realize, when being completely transparent, is many of the best teachings are already out... — Updated 9/19/2018

 By David Pan    Sports

Kamiak, Mariner rattled after shooting incident

The annual Kamiak/Mariner football game will be remembered for a long, long time. But not for the right reasons. The Marauders were leading 40-13 with about 10 minutes left in the fourth quarter when the game was stopped after... — Updated 9/19/2018


Letters: Gun violence, Puerto Rico, council meetings, and more

Gun violence at football game and the chaos that ensues It wasn’t supposed to be a night of fear. Friday night was a Mariner vs. Kamiak tailgate, a game full of cheering and fun. My fellow Knights were there to support our team;... — Updated 9/19/2018


Mukilteo students make UW Dean’s List for Spring 2018

Students from the Mukilteo area have been named to the Dean's List at the University of Washington for the Spring 2018 Quarter. To qualify for the Dean's List, a student must have completed at least 12 graded credits and... — Updated 9/19/2018


Police Beat: 9/4-9/12

Sept. 4 Fraud detection An officer responded for a report of fraud activity. The case is under investigation. 12500 block of the Mukilteo Speedway. Theft An officer responded for a report of a theft. 5300 block of Harbour Pointe... — Updated 9/19/2018 Full story


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