Suffer From Pollen Allergies?

Suffer From Pollen Allergies? Have your allergy symptoms surged lately?  Runny nose?  Sniffles? Watery eyes?  Sneezing? You are not alone. The North Sound's allergy season is in full swing. And now we have a spell of sunny spring weather with warming temperatures that will wake up... Read More.

Index-Galena Road Reconstruction Finally Starts

Reconstruction on a one-mile stretch of the Index-Galena Road in Eastern Snohomish County has finally started. The stretch of road between mile post 6.4 and 6.9 has been a total loss since the floods of November 2006 - almost 15 years ago. Residents, visitors,... Read More.

It’s Rainbow Season!

The arrival of spring also marks the peak of the North Sound’s rainbow season. Rainbows can occur any time of year, but the combination of spring showers and a higher sun angle than winter creates a greater number of rainbows during this season. Rainbows are... Read More.

Blood Donations and the Covid-19 Vaccine

Let's debunk some myths. Yes, you can and should donate blood, even during COVID-19.  Blood donations are down and deperately needed, particularly for those battling Covid-19 in hospitals. Your blood may provide life saving antibodies.  Questions have come up about whether blood can be given... Read More.

Nighttime Boeing Freeway Closures Next Week

Nighttime closures of the Boeing Freeway – State Route 526 – are planned for Monday, March 22nd thru Friday March 26th. On Monday the 22nd through Wednesday the 24th, both directions of the Boeing Freeway between Seaway Boulevard and Airport Road will close from 9:00... Read More.

Spring To ‘Spring’ Saturday

Have you enjoyed these recent days of spring-like sunshine? Neighbors have been working in the yard and getting garden supplies, taking walks or runs, or just getting outside to play. Daffodils are blooming and tulips are poking their heads out of the ground. The... Read More.

Nisqually Earthquake – 20 Years Ago

Where were you at 10:54 AM on February 28th, 2001?  At that moment 20 years ago, there was a whole lotta shaking going on as the Nisqually Earthquake struck Western Washington. The 6.8 magnitude quake was centered about 35 miles deep near Anderson Island... Read More.

North Sound Covid-19 Vaccine Update and More

With the Covid-19 vaccine being deployed in more and more people’s arms, some people are asking when are we going to get back to ‘normal’?  The President’s Chief Medical Advisory, Dr. Anthony Fauci, recently said we have a chance to get back to normal... Read More.