Noah Haglund

5 Snohomish County cities and the tribes join an Amazon bid

Teamed with King county, they offer options for a second company headquarters close to the first.

 

County Council postpones decision on Bothell zoning changes

Representatives wonder how to protect rural properties from sprawl without being unfair.

 

Everett school board votes to seize Bothell-area property

In what several described as a difficult decision, board directors at Everett Public Schools voted Tuesday to use their condemnation powers for the first time… Continue reading

 

Sustainable Bothell community compromises with developers

At Songaia, they pride themselves on living lightly on the land. So when a national homebuilder prepared last year to raze the woods on either… Continue reading

State of Snohomish County: Must be proactive to keep cities robust

Snohomish County’s top elected official told a crowd of business and political leaders Tuesday that they live in one of the greatest places on earth.… Continue reading

Lovick vetoes Snohomish County budget, which could lead to partial shutdown

Snohomish County Executive John Lovick vetoed the County Council's version of the 2015 budget Wednesday, citing a long list of disagreements.

Ecology issues fines for county water-pollution cases

Two of the four largest environmental fines in Washington this spring stemmed from water pollution in Snohomish County, including a Bothell-area sewage leak that's accelerated tens of millions of dollars in pipeline upgrades.