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Regional light rail: It’s coming — at a cost

Regional light rail: It’s coming — at a cost

By Ben Savell, General Manager

March 27, 2019

The Seattle light rail promised to be efficient and convenient for the average citizen. Its planned expansions are anything but for the citizens of Mountlake Terrace.     When first proposed, the Sound Transit 3 ballot proposed the addition of 37 stations and 62 miles of light rail track by the year 2...

Men’s basketball team honors late Mayor Jerry Smith

By Nolan DeGarlais, Editor-in-Chief

February 10, 2019

The men’s basketball team here at Terrace is honoring the late Mountlake Terrace Mayor Jerry Smith, who was a longtime supporter of youth programs in Mountlake Terrace and throughout Snohomish County. The players on the team will wear patches with the initials “JS” throughout the rest of the 2018...

Lynnwood teens arrested for theft from gun store

By Nolan DeGarlais, Editor-in-Chief

January 11, 2019

Two teenagers were arrested for theft from a local gun store in Lynnwood on Sunday, Jan. 6, according to reports from the Lynnwood Police Department (LPD). Around 3:30 p.m. the two male suspects walked into Lynnwood Gun near the intersection of 208th St SW and Highway 99. While employees at the gun store...

#ProtectMueller protest takes to Lynnwood Convention Center

#ProtectMueller protest takes to Lynnwood Convention Center

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 9, 2018

A crowd of protesters converged on the Lynnwood Convention center on Thursday night. These protesters, carrying signs with sayings such as “Honk for Justice” and “Trump is Not Above the Law”, called for President Donald Trump to refrain from intervening in the probe by Special Counsel Robe...

Local muralist to decorate new Mountlake Terrace Elementary building

Local muralist to decorate new Mountlake Terrace Elementary building

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

June 14, 2018

The community of Mountlake Terrace Elementary (MTE) has been bouncing ideas off the wall for the artwork they want displayed at their new school building. They established the Mountlake Terrace Elementary-Andrew Morrison Committee (MTEAM) to work with artist Andrew Morrison, a 1991 MTHS alum who has comple...

Permanent city hall for Mountlake Terrace approved

Permanent city hall for Mountlake Terrace approved

By Nolan DeGarlais, Editor-in-Chief

January 19, 2018

On Nov. 7, 2017, voters in Mountlake Terrace approved Proposition 1 to fund a new and permanent City Hall with a 69.55 percent yes vote. Since 2008, the city has been renting space for about $40,000 a month from Redstone Corporate Center to fulfill City Hall functions. The city had to vacate the old ...

A powerful start to the robotics season

By Teresa Bonilla, TEMPO Graphics and Design Editor

January 16, 2018

On January 6 at 7 a.m., about 1,000 people gathered in the Terraceum for the FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) kickoff. Each year, a new FRC challenge is issued, and kickoff is the international time and date when the challenge is released. The only information teams have before kickoff is the name of the...

ESD replacement levy to appear on February ballot

By Nolan DeGarlais, Editor-in-Chief

December 26, 2017

The Edmonds School District (ESD) will hold an election Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018, for a ballot measure to raise a Replacement School Programs and Operations Levy. The levy would directly fund classrooms across the district and support programs for ESD students. It will carry the title of “Proposition No....

Libraries seek additional funding to maintain services

By Nolan DeGarlais, Editor-in-Chief

December 26, 2017

In a library system announcement sent out Tuesday, Dec. 12, Sno-Isle Libraries announced their Board of Trustees unanimously voted to place a measure on the April 2018 ballot requesting maintained funding for libraries serving Snohomish and Island counties. The vote took place at a regular Board of Tru...

Snohomish Pie Company honored as best pie in area

By Nolan DeGarlais, Editor-in-Chief

November 28, 2017

In the spirit of Thanksgiving, Seattle Refined, a program run in partnership with Seattle based KOMO News, awarded a So Northwest Award in the category of Best Pie in the Pacific Northwest to Snohomish Pie Company on Nov. 17. The So Northwest Awards are based on votes received from the communities i...

Community gathers for ninth annual school district 5K

By Annika Prom, Co-Editor-in-Chief

October 9, 2017

A herd of almost 800 runners, including dogs and babies, raced to the finish in the ninth annual Celebrate Schools 5K for the Foundation for the Edmonds School District. They gathered outside of the Loews Theater at Alderwood Mall on Saturday morning and took off on their journey at 8 a.m. The F...

Two counts of rape brought against former student

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

April 24, 2017

Prosecutors involved with sexual assault charges from last year resurrected the case Monday. The defendant, a senior when the case was first opened, is being charged with two separate counts of third-degree rape. Cole Krause, 18, was also charged Monday in a different case against a different girl. ...

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