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 By David Pan    Sports    October 4, 2019

Grizzlies overwhelm defending Wesco 4A champions | Soccer

Jackson struck first with an early goal in the first half, but Glacier Peak bounced back in a big way. The Grizzlies scored two goals later in the half and then tacked on three more in the second half...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    September 20, 2019

New talent boosts Glacier Peak | Girls soccer

The Glacier Peak girls soccer team is growing up fast. With only three seniors on the roster, the Grizzlies likely are one of the younger squads in the Wesco 4A. But the addition of some talented players already is paying off. Glacier Peak opened...

 

5K celebrates health, development of county girls

The fourth annual Girls on the Run of Snohomish County (GOTRSnoCo) 5K is this Saturday, June 1, at Everett Memorial Stadium. The non-competitive, untimed run is for all ages and for anyone able to run, skip, hop, or walk. The run starts at 9 a.m....

 
 By David Pan    Sports    April 5, 2019

Jackson High names new football coach

Jackson’s new head football coach Mason Siddick believes that winning is contagious. The major reason he was drawn to Jackson High School is because of the overall success of the school’s athletic programs. “I think almost every sport at...

 

Report on employee complaints about city manager's leadership

Following is the report filed by Rebecca Dean at the request of the city of Mill Creek regarding employee compaints against former Mill Creek City Manager Rebecca Polizzotto. After 17 years as an employment law litigator and advisor, Dean opened her...

 

Immigrants’ whitewashing Native American history is history

With November being National American Indian Heritage Month, sadly what I now know about our government’s process of whitewashing these Pure Americans is not the story the nuns wanted me to know. It was field trip day for our 7th and 8th grade...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    September 7, 2018

Archbishop Murphy defense dominates Eatonville | Football

The Archbishop Murphy defense made quite a statement in its season opener. The Wildcats limited Eatonville to -10 total yards of offense and a late field goal during a 23-3 victory in a nonconference football game Thursday, Aug. 30 at Archbishop...

 

The long goodbye l Chuck's World

In a scene from the 1985 film “Say Anything,” John Cusack plays a teenager trying to impress a girl way out of his comfort zone. He volunteers at the retirement facility her father manages and takes on the job of temporary social director. I’ve...

 

Walk a mile in these shoes; it’s an easy stroll

You may be familiar with the proverb, “You never truly know someone until you've walked a mile in their shoes.” Jim Pelzel could easily adapt that axiom to his line of work. Pelzel owns SAS...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    March 2, 2018

Grizzlies fall to Storm in state tourney heartbreaker | Boys basketball

Glacier Peak was seconds away from victory at the 4A state boys basketball tournament. The Grizzlies held a 67-66 lead over Skyview and the Storm had just missed a shot with six seconds left in the fourth quarter. Unfortunately for Glacier Peak, the...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    December 1, 2017

Thunderbirds tame Wildcats in state semifinals | Football

Archbishop Murphy’s hopes of winning a second straight state championship came to an end at the hands of a familiar foe. Tumwater used a suffocating defense to edge the Wildcats 10-6 in a 2A semifinal football game Saturday, Nov. 25, at Sparks...

 

The new website will move Mill Creek into the 21st Century

There’s a lot happening at Mill Creek City Hall. So let’s get started with the highlights. Survival braclets The Mill Creek Youth Advisory Board members created 500 paracord survival bracelets to be sent to troops as part of Operation Gratitude....

 
 By Dan Aznoff    News    November 2, 2017

Ryan on the homestretch toward another term as District 4 county councilmember

Like a running back fighting off tacklers at the goal line, former Mill Creek Mayor Terry Ryan has downplayed accusations by his opposition as he sprints toward re-election to the Snohomish County Council. This should not even be a contest,...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    September 29, 2017

Glacier Peak outlasts Jackson in double overtime | Football

Glacier Peak junior quarterback Ayden Ziomas could not be stopped. Ziomas completed 37 of 49 passes for 481 yards and five touchdowns and ran the ball 24 times for 82 yards and two touchdowns to lead the Grizzlies to a come-from-behind 48-41 double-o...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    September 22, 2017

Archbishop Murphy eventually pulls away from King's | Football

Archbishop Murphy didn’t play its best game against King’s in both teams’ Cascade Conference football opener. But the Wildcats did enough on both sides of the ball to defeat the Knights 35-7...

 

New dispatch center may be formed from SNOPAC and SNOCOM

An ongoing plan to consolidate the two Snohomish County emergency dispatch centers may be approved as early as next month. “We believe we can be more efficient coming together,” said Terry Peterson, the executive director of Southwest Snohomish...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    September 5, 2017

Wolfpack enters season with high expectations | Football

After enduring a tough stretch of four straight losing seasons, the Jackson football team broke through with a winning record in 2016. The Timberwolves overcame some significant obstacles to accomplish this. The Wolfpack lost a starting running back...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    September 5, 2017

Grizzlies seek more wins | Football

The Glacier Peak football team rose to the challenge. After a decade as a 3A school, the Grizzlies moved up to 4A last year and were more than ready to take on tougher competition. Glacier Peak went 4-3 in the Wesco 4A and earned the league’s...

 
 By Jim Miller    General    August 30, 2017

How to help seniors addicted to opioids | Savvy Senior

Dear Savvy Senior, I’m worried about my 72-year-old mother who has been taking the opioid medication Vicodin for her hip and back pain for more than a year. I fear she’s becoming addicted to the drug but I don’t know what to do. – Concerned Da...

 

How a 1909 cross-country car race inspired new roads | Taking Stock

A few weeks ago I wrote about the Yellowstone Trail from Plymouth, Massachusetts, to Seattle. Because of that article, I discovered that there is a Yellowstone Trail Organization, and they have a website. On that website, I found a fascinating story...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    August 19, 2017

Run-A-Muk lays foundation for Snohomish Running Company

The Run-A-Muk 5k-10k holds a special place in the hearts of Grant Harrington and Sarah Maxwell. Run-A-Muk was the first race Harrington and Maxwell, the two managing partners of the Snohomish Running Company, participated in when they started...

 
 By Brian Soergel    A&E    August 10, 2017

A Taste of Edmonds at 35

A Taste of Edmonds Where: Civic Field, 310 Sixth Ave. N, Edmonds When: 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Aug. 11-12 and 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Aug. 13 Admission: $5, free for those 12 and under. Separate $2 cover 4-10 p.m. Aug...

 

Walking works for everyone

Editor’s note: The following is reprinted with permission from the Verdant Health Commission. No matter your age, fitness level, weight, or health condition, walking can improve your health. It’s easier than many other forms of exercise as well,...

 
 By David Pan    Sports    April 7, 2017

Wildcats shoot for 3rd straight state title | Boys soccer

It’s been a perfect start to the 2017 season for Archbishop Murphy’s boys soccer team. But much remains for the two-time defending 2A state champions, who are 5-0 in league play and 8-0 overall. The Wildcats easily defeated King’s 5-0 in a...

 

Remembering an action-packed 2016 in Mill Creek sports

Mill Creek athletes provided many memorable moments in 2016. Archbishop Murphy had two teams win state titles and two Jackson swimmers and a Glacier Peak diver also won state crowns. Here is a look back at some of the accomplishments of Mill...

 

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