Snohomish County

Herbie Martin files second court petition to remove Mill Creek City Council’s authority to appoint someone to vacant city council seat

Herbie Martin. Photo courtesy of Herbie Martin.

Mill Creek resident and registered voter Herbie Martin filed a second court petition regarding Mill Creek’s vacant city council seat on Friday, January 5th.

He thinks the court should rule the Snohomish County Council now has the authority to appoint someone to the position.

City of Mill Creek to receive $100,000 from Snohomish County for Exploration Park construction

Exploration Park layout. Image courtesy of City of Mill Creek.

Snohomish County Councilmember Terry Ryan announced that he obtained $100,000 of county funds to help pay for Mill Creek’s upcoming Exploration Park upgrade in the city's North Pointe neighborhood.

He credited City Manager Rebecca Polizzotto for working with him closely on this deal.

47 Everett Public Schools robotics teams compete with six advancing to January semifinals

Gateway Middle School’s Aquasparks robotics team intensely watches their machine perform. Photo courtesy of Everett Public Schools.

47 Everett Public Schools elementary and middle school robotics teams competed against other regional districts in December to qualify for the semifinal competition to be held at Amazon’s Doppler Building in Seattle. Six of the 47 Everett Public Schools robotics teams advanced.