Prep Sports Weekly Preview 12/06/18

Thursday, December 06, 2018

On our first post-football edition of Prep Sports Weekly, we wrap up the football season with our Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete of the Month, Lake Stevens Vikings Quarterback Tre Long. He gives us the lowdown on the Vikings after Saturday's loss to Union High School in the 4A State Championship game at the Tacoma Dome. Also on the show, we preview the upcoming (and in progress) high school wrestling season with Brian Alfi, head wrestling coach at Edmonds-Woodway High School. And a ..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 11/15/18

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Join Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits for this week's edition of Prep Sports Weekly; Thursday night at 6 pm on KRKO Radio. A preview of this week's Class 4A Quarterfinal Football Playoff Game between the Lake Stevens Vikings and the Graham-Kapowsin Eagles. Coach Tom Tri of the Vikings is scheduled to join us. Along with the state champion girls cross country team from Glacier Peak High School. Plus other surprises. You can hear Prep Sports Weekly every Thursday live at 6 pm on KRKO AM 1380 &..

Centennial Celebrations at The Port

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Everett, Wash. - On July 13, 2018, the Port of Everett officially turns 100 years old — celebrating a century of service to the Port District and beyond. The Port of Everett was formed by a nearly unanimous vote of the citizens on July 13, 1918. Then, like now, the community desired an entity that could reclaim the waterfront from private industry, protect the interests of the residents, create family-wage jobs and serve as a steward of our tremendous natural resource —..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 05/31/18

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

It's the season finale of Prep Sports Weekly; and it's our annual Spring State Champions show. These athletes all won a state championship weekend: Jackson softball coach Kyle Peacocke and his 3 captains: Ice Pennington, Sam Mutolo and Kristina Day join us. Plus individual track champions include: Kelsey Bassett of Granite Falls (Pole Vault); Yukino Parle of Edmonds Woodway (3200 meters); Hannan Hicks of Edmonds Woodway (Long Jump); Daniel Arias of Jackson (400 meters) and Yareli Ochoa..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 05/10/18

Thursday, May 10, 2018

Here's a rundown of tonight's Prep Sports Weekly Show: District Championship Previews: Dave Benson- Cascade Baseball Coach; Kirk Nicholson- Jackson Baseball Coach; Teddy Mitalas- Glacier Peak Soccer Coach; Dan Somoza- Edmonds Woodway Baseball Coach; James Day- Marysville Pilchuck Baseball Coach. Also Snohomish Girls Softball: With Emma Lande (Senior who had to sit out this season when she found out in January that she had Hodgkins Lymphoma, was originally committed to playing..

Prep Sports Weekly-Snohomish & Arlington-05/03/18

Friday, May 04, 2018

Prep Sports Weekly Thursday 05/03/18. We talk undefeated Snohomish Girls Tennis with long-time head coach Dick Jansen; assistant coach Joel Boyer and our Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month for April 2018 Katri Shields. Then the once-beaten Arlington Baseball team joins us with head coach Scott Striegel (whose wife had a baby yesterday) and players Owen Bishop, Cameron Smith, Jack Sheward and our Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete for the month of April 2018 Gavin Ror..

UW Basketball-SnoCo Style on Prep Sports Weekly-04/26/18

Thursday, April 26, 2018

SPECIAL START TIME AT 5:30 PM! Tonight's edition of Prep Sports Weekly definitely has a Washington Huskies flavor, with a large twist of Snohomish County spice. Due to the Everett Silvertips vs. Tri-City Americans WHL playoff game, our show will start 30 minutes early at 5:30 pm. We will start with Everett High School baseball coach Alex Barashkoff and get an update on how the Seagulls are doing playing on their brand-new Field Turf surface at Everett Memorial Stadium. Then our speci..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 04/19/18

Thursday, April 19, 2018

A diverse and varied array of subjects on this week's edition of Prep Sports Weekly. Marysville Pilchuck boys soccer coach Paul Bartley and some of his players will be live in studio. Everett HS baseball coach Alex Barashkoff will also stop by with some of his players. Plus we will talk with Snohomish Athletic Director Mark Perry and SHS track coach Dave Weller about the Eason Invitational Track Meet which happens this weekend at Veterans Memorial Stadium. Prep Sports Weekly is hea..

SPECIAL START TIME: Prep Sports Weekly at 5:30 on 4/12/18

Thursday, April 12, 2018

The Everett Silvertips face the Portland Winterhawks in Game Four of their Western Hockey League playoff series; airtime at 6:30 on FOX Sports 1380/FM 95.3. Therefore we've moved the start time of Prep Sports Weekly up to a 5:30 pm start time. Still one full hour of high school sports coverage. We talk with the now former head boys basketball coach Cory West of Kamiak. We hear from Josh White, head baseball coach at Lake Stevens, with an update on the Vikings' season so far. And then, in..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 04/05/18

Thursday, April 05, 2018

Prep Sports Weekly 04/05/18. From Mountlake Terrace, Soccer Player Bobby Stoyanov and coach George Dremousis; Bobby is our Russell & Hill Athlete of the Month for March. Iyanla "Ice" Pennington and coach Kyle Peacocke; Ice is our Female Russell & Hill Student Athlete of the Month from Jackson HS Softball team. Freddie Rehkow from Central Valley High School Girls Basketball Coach; they won the national championship over the weekend in New York. And finally, Brett and Brock Gillis, Cas..

Prep Sports Weekly 03/29/18-Rowing, Softball & Basketball

Tuesday, April 03, 2018

Prep Sports Weekly 03/29/18. We talk Everett Rowing Association with three young ladies that are heading to row on the college level. We talk Cedar Park Christian Basketball with an athlete from both the Bothell and the Mountlake Terrace campuses. Finally a talk with the head coach and three athletes from the very successful Everett High School softball team. ..

"Jim Adams Coaching Tree" on Prep Sports Weekly

Tuesday, March 20, 2018

It’s a special edition of Prep Sports Weekly on Thursday 3/22/18: While they call Snohomish County the “Cradle of Coaches” for football in the 1960s; including such luminaries as Mike Price, Dennis Erickson and Keith Gilbertson Jr. How about Snohomish High School in the late 1980s and their basketball coaches? Head coach Jim Adams planted his “coaching tree,” and in just a four-year span, contributed five successful coaches to high school basketball. On Thursday’s edition of Prep..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 03/15/18

Thursday, March 15, 2018

Here is tonight's Prep Sports Weekly show line-up: Lots of local prep stars are competing in this week’s NWAC Community College Basketball Championships at Everett Community College; we get a preview from EvCC basketball coaches Chet Hovde of the Women’s team and Mike Trautman of the Men’s team. Then our Snohomish County 2018 State Champion Wrestlers are in-studio: Mason Phillips of Stanwood; Malachi Lawrence of Lake Stevens and Luke Weaver of Sultan. Two Archbishop Murphy Girls ..


Thursday, March 08, 2018

This week, Prep Sports Weekly returns to the "friendly confines" of the FOX Sports 1380 Studios in downtown Everett after a week at the State 3A/4A Basketball Tournament at the Tacoma Dome. And it's a night of State Champions. First up, it's Girl's Wrestling State Champions: Joessie Gonzales of Snohomish and Kiley Hubby of Glacier Peak. Two State Champion Swimmers are from Snohomish County: we welcome Jonathan Cook from Jackson and Matt King from Glacier Peak. We're checking our records, thi..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 02/22/18

Thursday, February 22, 2018

We figured it is Basketball Regionals Week, so why not fire up the Coach's Carousel and fill the show with basketball coaches? Here's a tentative list of who's on the show tonight: (in no particular order) Brandon Newby-Lynnwood girls; Nick Brown-Arlington boys; Cassie Snyder-Archbishop Murphy girls; Randy Edens-Lake Stevens girls; Nalin Sood-Mountlake Terrace boys; Cory West-Kamiak boys; Brian Hill-Glacier Peak girls and Brian Hunter-Glacier Peak boys. Only Lake Stevens ..


Thursday, February 15, 2018

Stick with us! This week's edition of Prep Sports Weekly will commence just as soon as the NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series Duel at Daytona is wrapped-up. Probably around 8:00 pm. Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits will rundown all the high school district tournament action that is wrapping up between now and Saturday. Plus a preview of this weekend's Mat Classic Wrestling State Championships at the Tacoma Dome with coaches Brent Barnes of Lake Stevens and Brian Alfi of Edmonds-Woodway, live f..

New Coastal Opens In Marysville

Monday, February 12, 2018

February 12, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE NEW MARYSVILLE BUSINESS OPENS: COASTAL EMPLOYS DOZENS IN FORMER KMART BUILDING MARYSVILLE, WA. Coastal has finalized rennovating the former Kmart building in Marysville, Washington. The store has hired over 40 local employes and is now open with an official grand opening scheduled for early March. Coastal operates seventeen stores across Washington and Oregon and is one of the largest farm and ranch companies in the Paci..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 02/08/18

Thursday, February 08, 2018

This week we take the show on the road to The Norm Lowery Gym at Everett High School. It's the opening round of district tournaments all over Snohomish County. Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits will talk with Meadowdale boys coach Roger O'Neill; Arlington girls coach Joe Marsh and Jackson boys coach Steve Johnson. Plus a complete look at all the district tournament action and we'll hear from the coaches of Everett (Bryce Levin) and Marysville Getchell (Corby Schuh) just before they do b..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 02/01/18

Thursday, February 01, 2018

Prep Sports Weekly Preview for Thursday 02/01/18 We will be joined in-studio by Stanwood's Mason Phillips. He's the two-time wrestling defending state champion; and currently #1 ranked 3A wrestler at 152 pounds. Mason is also the two-time defending national champion in Greco-Roman wrestling and recently committed to wrestle at The University of North Carolina. The Cascade Cheer Squad won the 4A state championship this past weekend in Vancouver WA; Coach Trish Roberts and squad ..

WA State Gov. Jay Inslee To Present Keynote at Seattle CannaCon

Thursday, February 01, 2018

SEATTLE, January 18, 2018 – CannaCon, the nation’s premier cannabis business industry convention, announced that Washington State Governor Jay Inslee will present as a keynote speaker of the 2018 Seattle Expo. The 5th annual event will be held February 15-17 at the Washington State Convention Center and host more than 100 speakers, presenters, and celebrity influencers over the course of three days. The Expo hosts exhibitions from coast to coast uniting buyers, exhibitors, and c..

"Nominate A Hero" Winner To Be Awarded New Ford F-150 From Epic Ford

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Honoring America’s Heroes: Epic Ford to Announce the “Nominate a Hero” Winner January 21, 2018 Epic Ford has selected an outstanding member or veteran of the Armed Forces from hundreds of worthy submissions, and invites the public to the event announcing the winner who has won a new Ford F-150 on January 21st at 4pm at the Epic Ford dealership. Everett, WA: Epic Ford in Everett, WA is pleased to announce the winner of the “Nominate a Hero” promotion at an e..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 01/18/18

Thursday, January 18, 2018

This week on Prep Sports Weekly: We review the 2018 Coaches vs Cancer game from Tuesday night between Arlington and Snohomish. How about Carolyn Brunner hitting a 3 point buzzer beater, giving Kamiak a shocking win over Lake Stevens Wednesday night? We'll talk about our friend of the show Josh Rasmussen who we had in the studio last year after the Peach Bowl has a video that went viral from the Fiesta Bowl.

Low-Income Assistance For SnoCo PUD Customers

Wednesday, January 17, 2018

January 17, 2018 Neil Neroutsos/Media Relations 425-783-8444 Help for Those in Need PUD Low-Income Assistance & Other Support Available Everett, WA – Thousands of low-income customers will receive help with their electric bills this year through energy assistance programs offered by Snohomish County Public Utility District. The programs currently provide reductions of 20 percent, 40 percent, or 60 percent off PUD electric and water bills. The discount percentage that..

Coaches vs. Cancer Game at Arlington on Tuesday

Friday, January 12, 2018

Tuesday, January 16 is the Annual Coaches vs. Cancer game at Arlington High School as the Arlington Eagles take on the Snohomish Panthers in a Wesco 3A boys basketball game. Caryn Brown is spear-heading this 8th annual event, which features honorary coaches; a silent auction; and adorning the gym, spectators and players in pink. Caryn is a cancer survivor herself and is the wife of Eagles boys coach Nick Brown. Coach Jim Wilson of Snohomish said the Panthers are "all in" on the cause and wil..

Russell & Hill Student Athletes of the Month-December 2017

Friday, January 05, 2018

Congratulations Kylee Griffen of the Lake Stevens Vikings, she is the December 2017 female recipient of the FOX Sports 1380 & FM 95.3 Russell & Hill Student Athlete of the Month Award. Kylee had 42 points on December 22, 2017 in a 67-66 loss to Seattle Prep. Kylee has signed a National Letter of Intent to play women’s basketball at Gonzaga University. Congratulations Carson Tuttle of the Kamiak Knights, he is the December 2017 male recipient of the FOX Sports 1380 ..

Prostate Cancer Awareness-Russ Roberts Tribute

Wednesday, December 20, 2017

FOX Sports 1380 & FM 95.3 broadcast the high school girls basketball game on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, between the Snohomish Panthers and the Glacier Peak Grizzlies from Snohomish High School. The game was a tribute to long-time coach and teacher Russ Roberts. We have posted interviews with Snohomish Girls Basketball Coach Ken Roberts (Russ' son), Glacier Peak Head Coach Brian Hill and our Brian Reed Allstate Good Hands Player of the Game Kyra Beckman (12pts 8rebs) under the FOX S..

Preview Prep Sports Weekly 12/14/17

Thursday, December 14, 2017

On tonight's Prep Sports Weekly Show, we start with Mathew Saveo - Lake Stevens football player and Western Conference Defensive Player of the Year. We'll talk with former Shorecrest Girls Head Coach Dori Monson. We'll wrap-up the show with an in-studio interview with Cascade Boys Basketball Coach Darrell McNeal. Plus we'll have a preview of next week's show when we welcome in Rick Skeen of Kings and Joey Johnson of Granite Falls; five high schools are leaving the Cascade Conference and form..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview: 11/30/17

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Here is our current line-up for Thursday November 30: Our Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month for November will be live in studio. Kelsey Bassett of Granite Falls/Archbishop Murphy. Why are there two schools listed? You'll have to tune-in to hear her incredible story. Washington State Officials Association Hall of Famer Tom Freal will stop by. He'll talk about his induction into the Hall of Fame after calling high school football and basketball games in Snohomish C..

Prep Sports Weekly: Thanksgiving 2017 Edition

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

It may be Thanksgiving, but Prep Sports Weekly is not shutting down for the holiday. After you've had your fill of turkey, cranberry sauce and pumpkin pie; give us a listen and get another prep sports feast. Archbishop Murphy is heading to the Class 2A Semi-Finals on Saturday, we've got players Ben Hines and Rwehabura Munyagi live in studio; plus head coach Jerry Jensen will join us by phone. You will hear live play-by-play coverage of the 2A Football Semi-Finals: Archbishop Murphy W..

Archbishop Murphy vs. Tumwater-2A Semi-Finals Broadcast on Saturday

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

The Archbishop Murphy Wildcats will meet the Tumwater Thunderbirds in the 2017 Class 2A Football Semi-Finals on Saturday at 12 noon at Sparks Stadium in Puyallup. The game will be broadcast live on FOX Sports 1380 & FM 95.3; streaming live at Archbishop Murphy is the defending State 2A State Champions. This is a big weekend for Wildcats head coach Jerry Jensen. Coach Jensen was a starting linebacker and team captain for the Washington Huskies in the late 1990's. Late..

Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month-October 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Soccer player Megan McReynolds of Marysville-Getchell High School is our Russell & Hill Female Student Athlete of the Month for October 2017. The senior defender was the steadying influence in leading the Marysville-Getchell Chargers to their first-ever state playoff berth in any team sport. The FOX Sports 1380/FM 95.3 Student Athlete of the Month is proudly presented by the Law Office of Russell & Hill. ..

Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete of the Month-October 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Our Russell & Hill Male Student Athlete of the Month for October 2017 is Conor Bardue, quarterback for the Lake Stevens Vikings. Conor led his team to a 9-2 overall record, including Lake Stevens’ victory over Monroe. In that game Conor broke his wrist in the second quarter, but played the entire second half. He is planning to play baseball in college. The FOX Sports 1380/FM 95.3 Student Athlete of the Month is proudly presented by the Law Office of Russell & Hill. ..

Prep Sports Preview Thursday 11/16/17

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Here are the scheduled guests for today's Prep Sports Weekly Show on FOX Sports 1380/FM 95.3. (Click the listen live button above to hear the stream) Megan McReynolds, soccer player from Marysville Getchell; she led her team to Getchell's first-ever state playoff berth. She's our Russell & Hill Student Athlete of the month for October. Her coach Kyle Suits will join us as well. Three Monroe football players will be live in studio: Jaedyn Prewitt, Isaiah Cole & Ricky Baker..


Friday, October 27, 2017

DUI Patrols This Weekend in Snohomish County The Snohomish County DUI and Target Zero Task Force will be conducting DUI emphasis patrols Saturday October 28th, 2017 from 7:00 p.m. through 3:00 a.m. Representatives from Snohomish County Sheriff’s Office, Lynnwood Police Department, Lake Stevens Police department and the Washington State Patrol will be conducting high visibility patrols throughout the county. The Washington State Patrol Mobile Impaired Driving Unit (MIDU) will..


Tuesday, October 24, 2017

MARYSVILLE ALL CITY FOOD DRIVE Saturday, November 4 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. Marysville Community Food Bank and Toy Store seek support for local families in need MARYSVILLE, Washington (October 17, 2017) – For many families in Marysville and Tulalip, the upcoming holidays can bring more hardship than joy. The Marysville Community Food Bank and Toy Store are asking for the community’s support to help our neighbors in need. A holiday donation campaign will officially kick off wit..

Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame

Thursday, September 21, 2017

The Annual Sports Hall of Fame Induction Banquet is Wednesday, September 27, 2017 in the Edward D. Hansen Conference Center at XFINITY Arena. Our own Tom Lafferty will serve as the Master of Ceremonies. 2017 INDUCTION CLASS: ATHLETES: Adam Eaton Outstanding basketball and baseball player at Snohomish High. Was drafted 11th overall by the Phillies. Played with the Padres; Rangers; Phillies; Orioles & Rockies. Won a World Series Ring with Philadelphia. B..

Three Marysville Firefighters Receive Promotions

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Three Marysville Firefighters Receive Promotions The Marysville Fire District congratulates three of its members on well-deserved promotions. Ryan Carbary was sworn in Wednesday as a full-time firefighter. Carbary graduated as class valedictorian from the Washington State Patrol Fire Training Academy in July. He also received the truck company award. Carbary started working with the Marysville Fire District as a part-time firefighter in August 2015, completing additional trai..

One of "The Majors" of NASCAR Is This Week

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

While the golf world is celebrating one of the four majors this week with the British Open at Royal Birkdale. The NASCAR world is also competing in one of their majors with all eyes focused on The Indianapolis Motor Speedway and the Brickyard 400. Now, getting all race fans to agree on which are the four majors is next to impossible. Our vote is The Daytona 500; The Coca Cola 600; The Brickyard 400 and The Night Race at Bristol TN. Some may argue that the season finale at Homestead-Miami sho..

Frogs & Cars: This week's broadcast schedule

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Frogs and cars are usually a messy combination! But it seems to work on FOX Sports 1380 & FM 95.3. Our sports broadcasts for the summer are dominated by Everett AquaSox Baseball on a daily basis, and NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series races on weekends. Here's the broadcast schedule for the next couple weeks: *Tues. 6/20 – AQUASOX BASEBALL Everett AquaSox at Vancouver Canadians 6:45 pm Pre Game / 7:05 pm First Pitch Live from Nat Bailey Stadium in Vancouver BC *Wed. 6/..

AquaSox Series With Hillsboro

Friday, June 16, 2017

After dropping the soggy Thursday night 2017 home opener to Hillsboro 7-3; the Everett AquaSox continue their season-opening homestand all weekend against the Hops. Friday night the first 1,000 fans get a free Kyle Lewis Bobblehead, game time is 7:05 pm. Lewis was the Mariners' first-round draft choice in 2016, and was a fan-favorite at Everett Memorial Stadium before suffering a severe knee injury. Lewis is on the comeback trail. The first fireworks show of the season is Satur..

AquaSox Win Seventh Straight Everett Cup

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

AquaSox Win Seventh Straight Everett Cup Everett, WA - The Everett AquaSox honored Harold Pyatte, the Everett Merchants longtime Manager, by having him throw out the ceremonial first pitch in recognition of his 2017 induction into The Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame. His Merchants team took an early lead in the game, but the AquaSox took the lead during an explosive sixth inning, as five Frogs crossed plate. The AquaSox defeated the Merchants 7-3 at Everett Memorial Stadium i..

Frogs Set to Invade FOX Sports 1380 Airwaves

Monday, June 05, 2017

The countdown to the 2017 Everett AquaSox Baseball season has begun. First game broadcast will be on Thursday, June 15th with Pat Dillon calling the action. Every game, home and away, is live on FOX Sports 1380 AM & FM 95.3. Here is the broadcast schedule for the upcoming two weeks: *Mon. 6/5 – HEALTH MATTERS 7:00 pm with Shannon O’Kelley & Maury Eskenazi *Thurs. 6/8 – PREP SPORTS WEEKLY 6:00 pm with Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits ..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview-Night of Champions

Thursday, June 01, 2017

It will be a night of state champions on this week's Prep Sports Weekly Show. Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits welcome Sam Johnson and Daniel Microft of Archbishop Murphy's State 2A Champion soccer team. They join us live in studio. Then we turn our attention to a handful of champion track athletes with Matthew Watkins of Jackson (3200m); Harris Cutuk of Lynnwood (Discus) on the phone. Our in-studio guests will be Alison Eli of Edmonds-Woodway (Pole Vault); Devin Kirk of Shorewood (800m)..

Speed Dominates Broadcast Schedule This Week

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

It's speed, speed and more speed dotting the landscape on this week's FOX Sports 1380 FM 95.3 broadcast schedule. We will talk speed on the base paths, the soccer pitch, and on the track with this weekend's WIAA State Championships in baseball, track and softball. We will have a preview on Thursday night's Prep Sports Weekly Show with Tom Lafferty and Steve Willits. It's Memorial Day Weekend, that means the race tracks crank up the speed. Sunday it's two of racing's premier events. Start..

Silvertips Announce New Head Coach

Monday, May 15, 2017

EVERETT, Wash. – The Everett Silvertips, five time U.S. Division champions of the Western Hockey League, announced today that Dennis Williams has been named the fifth head coach in franchise history. Williams will be formally introduced as head coach during a news conference on Monday, May 22 at XFINITY Arena. Details regarding the news conference, which will be open to both the media and public, will be distributed later this week. The new coach will have his first exclusive si..

Live Events on FOX Sports 1380 & FM 95.3

Monday, May 08, 2017

*Mon. 5/8 – HEALTH MATTERS 7:00 pm with Shannon O’Kelley & Maury Eskenazi *Thurs. 5/11 – PREP SPORTS WEEKLY 6:00 pm - With Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits *Sat. 5/13 – VERIZON INDYCAR SERIES The Indycar Grand Prix 12:00 pm Live from Indianapolis Motor Speedway *Sat. 5/13 – MONSTER ENERGY NASCAR CUP SERIES The Go Bowling 400 3:30 pm Live from Kansas Speedway in Kansas City *Mon. 5/15 – HEALTH..

Prep Sports Weekly Preview 050417

Thursday, May 04, 2017

ON THE NEXT PREP SPORTS WEEKLY: Tom Lafferty & Steve Willits will talk with Grant Zimmerman, he's the Glacier Peak sophomore that referees high school soccer games. Speaking of soccer, we'll have three local soccer players in studio: Jordan Miller of Snohomish, Camron Miller of Glacier Peak and Matt Williams of Archbishop Murphy. They are three of the best players in the area; they play on possibly the three best teams in the area; and they all play on the same select te..

Time For Disc Golf

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Written by: Nathan Senff It’s that time of year again. The sun returns and the people of the Pacific Northwest get out and about. Spring has arrived-- and that means the season for playing Disc Golf is also here. Disc Golf is a sport that includes a mix of golf and Ultimate Frisbee. Alex Glasgow, a Disc Golf enthusiast for 7 years, said, “Disc Golf is the same as playing golf; you have pars and holes, but it is done with a flat, round disc.” Alex Glasgow said Disc Gol..


Thursday, April 20, 2017

PREP SPORTS WEEKLY PREVIEW 04/20/17 Running and rowing are the topics this week on Prep Sports Weekly. This Saturday, April 22nd, is the Annual NIKE Eason Memorial Track Meet at Veterans Memorial Stadium in Snohomish. SHS Athletic Director Mark Perry will join Tom and Steve with a look at this year’s field, which includes 70 teams from Glacier Peak to Handsworth BC; Kamiak to Davis HS in Yakima; and every stop in between. “The Eason” has become the pre-eminent track & ..


Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday’s edition of Prep Sports Weekly mainly focuses on the high school golf season; but we’ll start with a story that could have lasting ramifications state-wide and nationwide. Hermiston High School in Hermiston, Oregon has applied to join the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association. In essence they will leave the state of Oregon and compete in the state of Washington. The reason? Hermiston has become a large fish in very small, remote pond. Larry Usher, Athle..

FUNKO Moves to Downtown Everett

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Photo by Chuck Maylin The EverettPost; FOX Sports 1380 & FM 95.3 and Classic Country KXA 1520 AM & 101.1 FM welcomes FUNKO, our newest neighbor in downtown Everett. FUNKO has taken up residence in the building at Wetmore & California streets. The most recent tenant was Trinity Lutheran College; long-time Everett residents will remember the Bon Marche Department Store as an anchor business in downtown Everett. FUNKO manufactures licensed pop culture toys ..

Independence Day Parade Applications Being Accepted

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Colors of Freedom 4th of July Parade applications available EVERETT – Submit your application and help celebrate Independence Day at the City of Everett’s Colors of Freedom Fourth of July Parade. Desired applicants are those who enhance the parade’s theme, "Colors of Freedom." Designed to celebrate Everett’s diverse and vibrant community, performances should offer high entertainment value, which can include colorful musical displays, dance or drill teams, floats, etc. All..


Friday, March 24, 2017

MULTI SPORT ATHLETES ON PREP SPORTS WEEKLY It was a very interesting evening of radio on Thursday night’s edition of Prep Sports Weekly on FOX Sports 1380 & FM 95.3. The subject was “MultiSport Athletes” and we might have added the phrase “a dying breed” to that title. Our diverse guests were: Everett High School Coach Bruce Overstreet. Coach Overstreet is a frequent contributor to the Health Matters Show with his popular “Overstreet Over Fifty” segments. When ..

Arlington and Darrington Host Strong Communities Event

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Arlington and Darrington Host Strong Communities Event and Bike Rides ARLINGTON & DARRINGTON, WA - On Sunday, March 19, 2017, Arlington and Darrington will host the Ride to Remember Oso – A celebration of strong communities. In the aftermath of the Oso landslide, Arlington and Darrington created a shared plan for revitalization as America’s Best Communities finalist. As the third anniversary of the landslide approaches, one of the important revitalization plan mile..

Test Smoke Alarms This Weekend

Friday, March 10, 2017

Turn and Test: Red Cross Says Test Your Smoke Alarms When You Turn the Clocks Ahead This Weekend THURSDAY, MARCH 9 — Daylight Saving Time begins Sunday at 2:00 a.m. The American Red Cross reminds everyone it’s also a good time to TEST the batteries in their smoke alarms as they TURN their clocks ahead an hour. It’s also a good time for everyone to take these steps to make sure their household is prepared for emergencies: Install smoke alarms. If som..


Thursday, March 09, 2017

“Teens in Action” Give Back To Their Community Arlington WA - Beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday March 11th, teens from Camp Fire Snohomish County are conducting a service-learning project by leading beautification and cleanup projects at Haller Bridge Park in Arlington. One Camp Fire Teens in Action youth member learned about the ongoing park renovation and brought it to a club meeting as a service project idea. The club members all agreed that helping with clean-up was a wonde..


Thursday, February 23, 2017

FLYING HERITAGE COLLECTION: “WHY WAR: THE CAUSES OF CONFLICT” EVERETT – Watch this space as Paul Allen’s Flying Heritage Collection ( announces its newest exhibit: “Why War: The Causes of Conflict.” This brand-new exhibit will allow visitors to explore the common causes of war through a unique and immersive experience. The highly interactive exhibit examines the major wars in our nation’s history, exploring common causes and roots of military con..

Sno Co Basketball Teams At State

Thursday, February 23, 2017

Basketball Teams At State At the beginning of fall practice, the goal of every high school basketball team is to play a 21st game. That means you’ve made the post-season. The next goal is to add to the school’s trophy case with a league or district title. The ultimate goal is to make a trip to the state tournament. Be it in the Tacoma Dome, the Yakima Sundome or Spokane’s Memorial Arena; it’s the chance to play on the big stage under the big lights. Congratulations to our lo..

Curling Nationals at Xfinity

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

By Joe Clark Everett Post Contributor It isn't every day that a national championship sporting event lands on our doorstep here in Everett but we've got one going on this week. Last month, when the call went out for volunteer help at the USA National Curling Championship (at Xfinity Arena and happening now through Saturday, February 18th) I answered the bell. Although my first volunteer shift isn't until later this week, I headed to the arena on Sunday night to see what ch..

​Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame Accepting Nominations

Friday, February 10, 2017

The Snohomish County Sports Commission is now accepting nominations for the Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame 2017 Induction Class. The deadline is February 28, 2017. The Snohomish County Sports Hall of Fame recognizes and honors athletes, coaches, teams and sports contributors, who have distinguished themselves in their sport or vocation on the state, national and/or international stage and thus have brought state, national and/or international acclaim to themselves and Snohomish Cou..

Time to "binge" on post-season prep sports!

Tuesday, February 07, 2017

While football fans worldwide have recovered from last weekend’s SuperBowl in Houston; high school sports fans and athletes are prepping for the start of a month-long post-season binge of district, regional and state competition. The top wrestlers from last week's district meets will advance to the regionals this weekend at various sites; the ultimate destination is Mat Classic XXIX at the Tacoma Dome on February 17th and 18th. In boys swimming, this weekend are the 4A and 3A distri..

​Everett Chorale Gala

Friday, January 27, 2017

Everett Chorale Gala; Saturday, February 25th The Everett Chorale will host its annual Gala & Fundraiser: “Meet Me at the Cabaret” on Saturday February 25, 2017, at the Mukilteo Rosehill Community Center. This event includes dinner, a dessert dash, live and silent auction items and local entertainment, including a sing along with the audience. The Everett Chorale is in its 51st year, performing three times a year at The Everett Performing Arts Center. Dress up and come have a fun nig..

A Street Car Named Desire

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Pulitzer Prize-winning drama gets local staging Tennessee Williams’ classic “A Streetcar Named Desire” will be presented by Red Curtain Productions January 27 through February 12, 2017 in Marysville. Williams' tale of death, desire and desperation comes to life at the Red Curtain Arts Center, located at 9315 State Avenue #J in Marysville. Blanche and Stella DuBois grew up in the privileged South of the early 20th Century. Having lost the family's entire fortune and property,..

Cheerleading State Championships in Everett

Thursday, January 26, 2017

Go...Cheerleaders! 750+ compete in Cheerleading State Championships at Xfinity Arena in Everett This weekend in Everett, hundreds of cheerleaders will gather to cheer, compete and show their spirit! Saturday, January 28, the top 50 High School Cheerleading teams from across Washington state--including Cascade, Bothell, Meadowdale and Lynnwood--will compete in the 2018 State Cheerleading Championships coordinated by the Washington Interscholastic Activities Association (WIAA)..

Local Businesses Throw Down In The Ultimate Chili Smack Down

Friday, January 06, 2017

MONROE - The First Annual Chili-Bowl features chili, beer and football to benefit Monroe Boys and Girls Club, East County Senior Center, Sky Valley Food Bank and the Monroe Chamber of Commerce. Tuesday, January 31st from 5:00 pm to 7:30 pm at the East County Senior Center gives Monroe residents a chance to eat local, drink local and play local all for a good cause! This free event, presented by Monroe Chamber, Sky Valley Food Bank, East County Senior Center and the Boys and Gir..

Everett radio stations Fox Sports 1380 AM coming soon to 95.3 FM, and Classic Country 1520 AM coming

Monday, October 03, 2016

For Immediate Release October 3, 2016 Everett radio stations Fox Sports 1380 AM coming soon to 95.3 FM, and Classic Country 1520 AM coming soon to 101.1 FM EVERETT, WA. - Everett area fans of local radio stations Classic Country 1520 (KKXA-AM) and Fox Sports 1380 (KRKO-AM) will soon have a new way to hear their favorite shows and music. KKXA-AM, the only radio station playing the greatest country music hits from the 50’s to the 90’s currently plays classic country on your ra..


Thursday, July 21, 2016

FREE SUMMER MOVIE SERIES Cinema Under the Stars brings outdoor family movies to Silver Lake Everett, Wash.:Summer Fridays are getting better! Join McClain Insurance Services at the Cinema Under the Stars outdoor movie series Friday evenings in July and August. Movies take place at Thornton A. Sullivan Park in Silver Lake (11405 Silver Lake Rd, Everett). Cinema Under the Stars is Everett’s original outdoor movie series. Movies are shown on a giant 15-foot screen, and pre-movie entertai..

Bartell Drugs’ Snohomish Store Celebrates Remodel

Thursday, July 14, 2016

SNOHOMISH—Bartell Drugs announces the celebration of its newly remodeled Snohomish store. Anchoring the corner of Seattle Hill Road and 132nd St. Southeast in Snohomish, the store has had significant updates. This includes modernizing many elements of the building including new, energy-efficient LED lighting fixtures, new store shelving and furniture, and upgraded, attractive flooring. Several areas of the store have updated with expanded product offerings. The market section ..

New at Aquafest this year, BEAUTY BOOT CAMP!

Tuesday, July 05, 2016

Join the Award winning Elle Marie Hair Studio for Beauty Boot Camp, new to Aquafest this year. Beauty Boot Camp is a free, interactive, hands on approach to learn the latest styling and hair trends from the pros. Did you know that your hair is one of the first things people notice about you?The experts at Elle Marie can help you find the perfect style and product to look and feel your best. Master the techniques to make even the most elaborate braids fun and easy and how to make flat iron cu..

Larsen Statement on House Sit-in

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Larsen Statement on House Sit-in WASHINGTON, D.C.—Rep. Rick Larsen (WA-02) today released the following statement after more than 100 U.S. Representatives and Senators held a sit-in on the House floor to demand action on gun violence prevention: “From Lynnwood to the San Juan Islands,over 160 people from my District called my office today – not to mention the thousands more who reached out on social media – to express support for the sit-in.I heard from a teacher from Marysville S..

Kla Ha Ya Days Honors Snohomish Education Foundation

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Kla Ha Ya Days Honors Snohomish Education Foundation In celebration of the Foundation’s 30th Anniversary, co-founders, Marian Berge and Mal Harding, are the parade grand marshals July 16th at 10:30 a.m. Snohomish, WA June 15, 2016 – In 1986 The Snohomish Education Foundation (SEF) was co-founded by Marian Berge and Mal Harding. Kla Ha Ya Days celebrates the Foundation’s 30th Anniversary with Berge and Harding leading the annual parade as co-grand marshals on Saturday July..

PUD Increases Security at its Facilities

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

PUD Increases Security at its Facilities Everett, WA – In a move to protect its electrical system, employees and customers, Snohomish County PUD has increased the level of security patrols at its operations center, administrative offices and substations. The increased security comes amid more stringent requirements by federal energy regulators. PUD customers will see more patrols at the utility’s substations and at its facilities. Monitoring cameras at substations provide additional..

Wine Foundation Awards Scholarships

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

WINE FOUNDATION AWARDS SCHOLARSHIPS Scholarships have been awarded to 11 students totaling $27,000 pursuing careers in the wine industry. The Washington Wine Industry Foundation made the awards from the following funds: Walter J. Clore Scholarship – Established in 1997 by the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers to recognize and honor the research and lifetime achievements of this pioneering Washington vintner. Seven students were awarded Clore Scholarships. Found..

Response from Jeff Sprung, Candidate for Auditor, Regarding His Opponent’s Misleading Attack

Tuesday, June 07, 2016

Response from Jeff Sprung, Candidate for Auditor, Regarding His Opponent’s Misleading Attacks Seattle- In response to a release from his opponent earlier today, candidate Jeff Sprung released the following statement: "Mark Miloscia can complain all he wants, but the fact is that he only switched his position on defunding the office's performance audit budget after the News Tribune ( and others exposed his hypocrisy. ..

Business school accreditation extended for UW Bothell, earned by fewer than 5 percent of business sc

Monday, June 06, 2016

News Release June 6, 2016 Contact Lisa Hall 425-352-5461 / Business school accreditation extended for UW Bothell; AACSB seal earned by fewer than 5 percent of business schools worldwide BOTHELL, Washington -- University of Washington Bothell’s School of Business has maintained its accreditation by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Fewer than 5 percent of the 16,000 business schools worldwide are accredited by AACSB, the longest s..

Katrina Ondracek, Announces Campaign for 44th LD State Representative

Monday, June 06, 2016

United Way of Snohomish County Executive and Longtime Resident, Katrina Ondracek, Announces Campaign for 44th LD State Representative Ondracek kicks off campaign with support from local city, county and state leaders Lake Stevens – United Way of Snohomish County Executive Vice President Katrina Ondracek announced her campaign for State Representative in the 44th Legislative District. Ondracek entered the campaign with endorsements from local leaders across the district incl..

WSU Everett Mars rover team takes 2nd place in international engineering competition

Monday, June 06, 2016

WSU Everett Mars rover team takes 2nd place in international engineering competition EVERETT, Wash. – The rust-colored badlands of the Mars Desert Research Station became a proving ground for aspiring engineers from around the world through the weekend. And at the end, it was students from the Washington State University North Puget Sound at Everett Mars rover team standing on the second-place podium, surrounded on either side by first- and third-place finishers from Poland. ..

Security Industry Association Names Larsen ‘Legislator of the Year’ for Leadership in School Safety

Friday, June 03, 2016

Security Industry Association Names Larsen ‘Legislator of the Year’ for Leadership in School Safety WASHINGTON, D.C.— Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, was today named “Legislator of the Year” by the Security Industries Association for his leadership in advancing legislation to encourage school safety. "I appreciate the Security Industry Association's support for school safety,” said Larsen, Co-chair of the Congressional School Safety Caucus. “The School Safety Caucus is a forum to lo..

Two military veterans, social justice organizer graduating from University of Washington Bothell wit

Wednesday, June 01, 2016

News Release June 1, 2016 Contact Lisa Hall 425-352-5461 / Two military veterans, social justice organizer graduating from University of Washington Bothell with highest awards BOTHELL, Washington – Two military veterans and a social justice organizer are graduating from the University of Washington Bothell with the highest honors in the class of 2016. Army veteran Justin Thompson received the President’s Medal, which recog..

Wine Industry Group Elects Board, Officers

Friday, March 18, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information: Amanda Brack Communications Coordinator 509-782-8234 WINE INDUSTRY GROUP ELECTS BOARD, OFFICERS John Derrick of Mercer Canyons was elected to serve a three year term on the Board of Directors for the Washington Association of Wine Grape Growers by the voting membership that includes vintners and grape growers during their Annual Convention in February held in Kennewick. Ken Lewis of Trail View Farm and Patrick Ra..