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School evacuates due to smoke detected in theater

School evacuates due to smoke detected in theater

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

September 18, 2018


Filed under News, School News

All students were ordered over the intercom to evacuate from the building due to fears of smoke in the building at approximately 1:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 18. Students who intended to leave immediately after school were permitted to leave, but students who needed to stay in the building for afte...

Shooting occurs at Mariner vs. Kamiak football game

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

September 15, 2018


Filed under Local News, News

A shooting took place in the parking lot behind Mariner High School’s Goddard Stadium in Everett at approximately 9 p.m. on Friday, Sep. 14. The shooting occurred during a football game between Mariner High School (MHS) and rival Kamiak High School (KHS). Approximately 200 people were evacuated from ...

Clogged toilet causes flood in women’s bathroom, Career Center

Clogged toilet causes flood in women’s bathroom, Career Center

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under Featured Stories, News, School News

A massive overflow of a toilet in the women’s bathroom near the gym occurred at approximately 2:45 p.m. on Thursday, Sep. 6. The overflow, resulting from clogging in one of the toilets, led to flooding of the bathroom and leakage down into the Career Center. Due to the leakage, the Career Cent...

Teachers sign contract to raise base salary

Teachers sign contract to raise base salary

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under Education, News

The Edmonds Education Association (EEA), the labor union for teachers in the Edmonds School District (ESD), has reached an agreement with the ESD resulting in significant increases in teacher salaries. Salary increases, which are occurring across the state, are a direct result of a 2012 Washington Supreme...

Foundation for Edmonds School District receives grant for new program

Foundation for Edmonds School District receives grant for new program

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

September 6, 2018


Filed under Education, News

The Foundation for the Edmonds School District, which raises and distributes funds to support student learning in the Edmonds School District (ESD), received a $75,000 grant from the Whitehorse Foundation over the summer. The grant was announced on Monday, Jul. 16, 2018 with the intended purpose of funding...

MLTBA to donate school supplies for elementary students

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

August 21, 2018


Filed under Local News, News

The Mountlake Terrace Business Association (MLTBA) will conduct its annual Backpacks for Future Hawks donation drive on Wednesday, Aug. 22. This year, the MLTBA hopes to provide 400 backpacks full of school supplies to financially struggling families in Mountlake Terrace with children who will attend e...

Threats cause disruption, fear

Threats cause disruption, fear

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

June 14, 2018


Filed under Featured Stories, News, School News

Several threats to school safety during the week of June 4 to June 8. The threats culminated on Thursday, June 7, when the MTHS campus entered a state of total lockdown by administration at approximately 11:14 a.m. through an announcement over the intercom. This total lockdown lasted until approxima...

Third successive graffiti threat elicits heightened security measures

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

June 6, 2018


Filed under Breaking News, News, School News

UPDATE: June 7, 2018 at 1:39 p.m. This article has been updated with information from an email sent to teachers on June 7 about the graffiti threat from the previous day. Events regarding June 6 have been changed to past tense. Edits made by Co-Editor-in-Chief Annika Prom. After school on Wednesday, June 6,...

MTHS bulks security after discovering graffiti threats with specified date

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

June 4, 2018


Filed under News, School News

On Monday, June 4, MTHS students and families were made aware of anonymous threats discovered on the walls inside of two MTHS boys bathrooms. Both threats involved graffiti written on the walls, with one instance just reading “6/5/18” and the other instance including “6/5/18” alongside an image...

Superintendent clarifies school safety procedures in response to recent tragedies

By Nolan DeGarlais, News Editor

May 31, 2018


Filed under News, School News

In the aftermath of the recent school shooting tragedies in Florida and Texas, Edmonds School District (ESD) Superintendent Kris McDuffy issued an email letter to ESD families clarifying school district school safety plans and procedures. The letter was published in response to increasing concern by ESD fa...

New Trump tarriffs

By Jackson Freund, Hawkeye Staff

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. and World News

Robert Krieger From soda cans to foundations for buildings, aluminum and steel are key components in many products in America. These products play an important part in American life, but President Donald Trump recently imposed a 25 percent tax on steel imports and a 10 percent tax on aluminum. The fines were placed specifically to...

Safe injection in Seattle

By Matthew Hipolito, Hawkeye Staff

May 14, 2018


Filed under News, U.S. and World News

“The King County Medical Examiner’s (KCME) Office reported that deaths caused by drugs increased to their highest levels in 2016 in both Seattle and King County, Washington,” reads a June 2017 report on opioid abuse released by the Seattle Field Division of the Drug Enforcement Administration. “...

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