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Boy cuts foot at MLT pool (Not really news, but a nice story)

An MLTnews reader, Lyndsey, shared her story on our Facebook Page of her son cutting his foot at the MLT pool the other day. Not really news, but a good story of strangers helping strangers. My son got his foot caught under a door and cut his foot pretty badly at the pool today. There was lots of bl... »

Stormwater Code Update Open House July 26

Stormwater Code Update Open House July 26

A draft update to the City’s Stormwater Code will be presented at an Open House Monday, July 26 at the Interim City Hall, 6100 219th Street SW, Second Floor, Council Chambers. The Open House is scheduled between 6:00 and 7:00 p.m. The update is meant to encourage “low impact development” techniques ... »

4-year-old Mountlake Terrace boy recovering after near-drowning

4-year-old Mountlake Terrace boy recovering after near-drowning

A 4-year-old boy is recovering at Stevens Hospital tonight after nearly drowning in a swimming pool at a Mountlake Terrace apartment complex this afternoon. Firefighters responded at 4:33 p.m. to a report of an unconscious child in the pool at the Northern Lights Apartments in the 4400 block of 212t... »

Council to Conduct Two Public Hearings Monday, July 19

The Mountlake Terrace City Council has two public hearings scheduled for July 19 at 7 p.m. at the Interim City Hall Council Chambers, 6100 219th Street SW, Suite 200. The first is a public hearing on an ordinance to continue the moratorium on the Freeway/Tourist Zoning District. The second is on pro... »

Hain acquires MLT yogurt company 3 Greek Gods

Hain acquires MLT yogurt company 3 Greek Gods

The Seattle Times repoerts that 3 Greek Gods, a Mountlake Terrace based Greek-style yogurt company has been aquired by Hain Celestial Group. Hain is a publicly traded company headquartered in Melville, N.Y., and sells Celestial Seasonings, WestSoy, Arrowhead Mills, Earth’s Best Organics, MaraN... »

New Google Maps Imagery for MLT

One very attentive MLTnews reader noticed that Google Maps has new aerial imagery for Mountlake Terrace and the surrounding areas because of the 230th St construction in the imagery. According to Google Earth, the new imagery was taken on Friday May 14, 2010. Here are a couple other observations whi... »

A (Relatively) Quiet 4th in MLT

Here’s an update from the City on police calls for illegal fireworks around the 4th of July: The community was relatively quiet over the Fourth of July weekend with regard to fireworks. This can be seen in the number of firework-related calls to Police: On July 3 night-shift officers were disp... »

230th St SW Construction Update

230th St SW Construction Update

Construction of new sidewalks, paving to connect to existing private driveways and other restoration of property took place last week and should continue for the coming weeks. Of note is the new concrete sidewalk from the 228th Street SW bridge over I-5 to 61st Avenue W was poured and is available f... »

Nominate a home caregiver for recognition

From MyEdmondsNews.com: Know of someone in Edmonds who provides excellent home care to a family member? Homewatch CareGivers is a local agency that offers quality home care to individuals with varying needs, from infants and the elderly to clients with special and urgent-care needs. The agency wants... »

Deadliest Catch Star to Grand Marshall Tour de Terrace Parade

Deadliest Catch Star to Grand Marshall Tour de Terrace Parade

Deadliest Catch Star and Mountlake Terrace resident Edgar Hansen will be the Grand Marshall of the 2010 Tour de Terrace parade on Friday, July 30th, in Mountlake Terrace. Edgar Hansen is the deck boss and engineer of the Northwestern, a Seattle based crabbing/fishing boat that is featured on the Dis... »

Coffee With the City July 14

Coffee With the City July 14

There are several ways you can give comments/ask questions to the City of Mountlake Terrace. The easiest and quickest way is to go to their website and use the “MLT Anytime” program to submit a comment/question; you’ll generally get a response within a day. But sometimes you want a... »

Lost (Stolen?) Black Dachshund Near 212th/52nd

Lost (Stolen?) Black Dachshund Near 212th/52nd

From Craigslist: Please please please help me…. This is my baby girl, she is black & tan mini dachshund wearing an orange nylon collar …. she went missing 7/9-7/10 (overnight)…. unfortunately we believe someone may have stolen her. I sure not, so that is why I am begging for yo... »

Toddler Seriously Injured in Fall From Second-Floor Window

This was not in Mountlake Terrace but it was within Snohomish County Fire District 1 which serves Mountlake Terrace as well. You can never have too many reminders so that something like this happening to your own family. A toddler is at a Seattle hospital with serious injuries after falling from a s... »

District 1 firefighters union to "fill the boot" for MDA

District 1 firefighters union to "fill the boot" for MDA

Firefighters from Snohomish County Fire District 1 will be collecting donations through the end of August for the Muscular Dystrophy Association in a fund-raiser sponsored by Local 1997 of the International Association of Fire Fighters (IAFF). Firefighters across the country participate in the Fill ... »

Fire District 1 Calls July 1-7

Snohomish County Fire District 1 responded to 345 calls the week of July 1-7: 263 emergency medical aid calls, 30 fires, 16 motor vehicle collisions, one carbon monoxide alarm, one technical rescue, 15 service calls and 19 automatic fire alarms. Calls in Mountlake Terrace are in bold. Fire District ... »

Big Garage Sale Weekend in MLT

I know I posted the garage sale map on Friday but I have added many more garage sales going on Saturday and Sunday. This is definitely the busiest garage sale weekend in MLT since we started posting out map. Now get shopping! View the map on MLTnews.com »

Foster Parents Needed in Snohomish County

Foster Parents Needed in Snohomish County

From LynnwoodToday.com: There’s a desperate need for foster parents in Snohomish County. “Dozens of Snohomish County children need a loving, caring, safe and stable home tonight. However, there is a shortage of Snohomish County foster homes every day,” said Natalia Pierson, a foster home licensor fo... »

Mountlake Terrace Garage Sales July 9-11

Each week we post a map of garage sales in Mountlake Terrace. If you know of one that is not on the map, let us know at tips@MLTnews.com. View If you can’t view the map, visit the site »

A Couple of Upcoming Political Events

There are a couple of political events coming up in Mountlake Terrace, see below for details (descriptions from the political campaigns). First District’s Got Talent: A Fundraiser for Vince DeMiero Come vote for your favorite band, bid on fantastic silent auction items, raise money for a great... »

5 Ways To Stay Cool This Weekend In MLT

5 Ways To Stay Cool This Weekend In MLT

It’s hot. You’re hot. Judging by the amount of skin around town these days, we’re all hot. All “hot in here” and “so hot right now” quips aside, when it’s this hot, it’s hard to keep cool (let alone keep your cool.) Lucky for us, there are severa... »

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