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 By Brian Soergel    News 

UPDATE: Tim Eyman responds to bankruptcy judge's ruling

Former Mukilteo resident and anti-tax advocate Tim Eyman was quick to respond after a federal bankruptcy judge approved a resolution that requires him to give up his share of his... — Updated 8/9/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News 

All three Democratic incumbents hold big leads in 21st District races

All three Democratic incumbents in the 21st District received more than 60% of the vote in the first tally of results in the primary election Tuesday, Aug. 2. State Rep. Lillian Ortiz-Self (D-Mukilteo) was ahead of her two... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News 

Mukilteo's 75th anniversary: Share your memories with us

The City of Mukilteo is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year. Mukilteo voters approved a ballot measure to incorporate their community in 1947. A lot has changed since then,... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
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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 8/3/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News 

Former Mukilteo School District superintendent Larsen named interim leader for Monroe schools

Marci Larsen, the former superintendent of the Mukilteo School District, has been tapped to be the interim superintendent for the Monroe School District. On Thursday, July 28, the... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News

National Night Out coming Aug. 2

Mukilteo Police officers, firefighters, and City officials plan to visit several neighborhood block parties on National Night Out Against Crime from 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 2.... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By David Pan    News

A familiar face takes over at Mariner

Next month, Mukilteo School District's Director of Student Services and Athletics Beth VanderVeen will be donning a new hat as interim principal at Mariner High School. She... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By David Pan    News

2022 Primary: Three state Democratic incumbents running for reelection

State Rep. Lillian Ortiz-Self (D-Mukilteo) has drawn a pair of challengers in her bid for a fifth full term for Position 2 in the 21st Legislative District. Ortiz-Self, the... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News

Woman transported to hospital after diving incident

For the second time in about a month, Mukilteo Police and Fire responded to a diver in distress call on the Mukilteo waterfront. At 3:27 p.m. Saturday, July 23, dispatch received a... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News 

United Way of Snohomish County names Jackson graduate Craig Chambers as new CEO

Jackson High School graduate Craig Chambers has been named president and CEO of the United Way of Snohomish County. Chambers, who lives in Lake Stevens and played football for the... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Brian Soergel    News 

Edmonds gets a new whale-watching boat

Puget Sound Express (PSE), the family-run whale watching company based in Port Townsend with departure locations in Edmonds, Port Townsend, and Port Angeles, on July 23 launched... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By David Pan    News 

Council moving ahead with park capital projects

The Mukilteo City Council plans to spend about $1.35 million of its federal American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds on capital projects that residents will be able to see, touch, and even climb on. During Monday’s meeting,... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News 

Mukilteo's Citizen of the Year | Facts and figures

The Citizen of the Year award was first handed out in 1970. The list of recipients includes a doctor, librarian, newspaper publisher, and even brothers. For the Taylor and Brown families, it has become a family tradition, with... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By David Pan    News 

Program takes a proactive approach with the homeless

The Mukilteo Police Department is taking a more proactive approach with the homeless and others who may be experiencing mental health issues. Under a new partnership between the... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News 

Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation seeking new board members

The Sno-Isle Libraries Foundation is seeking to expand its board of directors with three new board members who are residents of Snohomish or Island Counties. The Foundation is looking for volunteers with diverse skills, including... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Jasper Willson    News 

Water safety a priority after six drownings in Snohomish County

On June 26, two teenagers drowned in Lake Stevens; another was pulled from the water in critical condition. On June 25, a four-year-old drowned in Silver Lake in Everett. None of... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
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Police Beat

July 20 Burglary 5400 blk. Harbour Pointe Blvd. While a resident was walking their dog, their house was burglarized. Suspicious 76th St. SW./Mukilteo Speedway. An officer contacted... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
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Washington Law Enforcement agencies report crime up, officer numbers down

Violent crimes and murders increased, while the number of officers available to respond decreased in 2021, according to a report released this week by the Washington Association of Sheriffs and Police Chiefs (WASPC). The annual Cri... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
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988 suicide and crisis lifeline launches

988 is the new, nationwide, three-digit dialing code for the Suicide and Crisis Lifeline. The 988 dialing code connects people via call, text, or chat, to the existing National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (NSPL) where... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By David Pan    News 

Woman involved in diving incident Saturday, July 23, in Mukilteo dies

The female diver involved in a July 23 incident in the water near the Silver Cloud Inn has died. Mukilteo Police Public Information Officer Nathan Fabia confirmed the woman’s death in a July 29 email. No details on the identity... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By David Pan    News 

Union rep, employee say staff morale is low

During the public comment portion of Monday’s City Council meeting, a union representative and a longtime employee described a deteriorating working environment at City Hall. The two expressed concerns over staff departures,... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By David Pan    News 

Help wanted: City attempting to fill key positions

The City of Mukilteo is looking for a few good men and women to fill some important positions. The City currently has four director-level openings – finance, fire chief, recreation and cultural services, and community... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By David Pan    News 

Tim Ellis named Mukilteo's 2022 Citizen of the Year

Tim Ellis didn't see it coming. The longtime Mukilteo resident was busy organizing Thursday's WSU Beach Watchers low-tide exploration event at Lighthouse Park. Sitting at a picnic t... — Updated 8/3/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News

Outdoor burning ban announced for Mukilteo, Snohomish County

Due to high fire danger and expected hot and dry weather conditions, the Snohomish County Fire Marshal announced an outdoor burning ban for the unincorporated areas of Snohomish... — Updated 7/27/2022

 
 By Beacon staff    News

Police Beat

July 12 Mistakenly abandoned vehicle 92nd St. SW./44th Ave. W. A resident called to report an abandoned vehicle. Police spoke with the owner, who had parked the vehicle on the... — Updated 7/27/2022

 

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