Snohomish County PUD Rate Increase Coming

No April Fool’s, Snohomish County PUD power customers will see a general 2 percent rate increase on April 1st this year. The generate rate increase was recently approved by the PUD Board of Commissioners and is in response to rising operational costs including higher... Read More.

Bye Bye 747, Hello 737 MAX

While we are saying goodbye to the last 747 to be produced and delivered tomorrow, Boeing has announced they will establish a fourth 737 MAX assembly line at Paine Field in Everett. The new line should be open in the second half 2024 and... Read More.

KRKO Radio Brings Back Legendary Mascot

As part of its centennial year celebration, KRKO Radio is bringing back an Everett icon – a legendary crocodile that became locally famous as the station’s mascot in the 1950’s. Long before the Crocodile Café arrived on Seattle’s music scene, Everett was groovin’ to... Read More.

Weekend Repairs on NB I-5 Through Downtown Everett

A reminder! Northbound Interstate 5 through downtown Everett is going to be down to just one lane this weekend starting at 10:00 PM tonight through early Monday morning. Crews plan emergency repairs to about 40 concrete panels from 41st to the Snohomish River bridge.A... Read More.

Skagit County North Star Project moves to Phase 2

In early 2022, Skagit County launched the North Star project, a joint effort between Skagit County and the cities of Burlington, Mount Vernon, Anacortes, and Sedro-Woolley to better align resources and services to address the complex behavioral health and homelessness challenges in their communities.... Read More.

Heroes Among Us Recognized

With all the news stories of tragic events, we sometime wonder if there are good people out there. Here is an article that will share not only stories of good people doing good deeds, but actual heroes living right here in the North Sound.