Erin Murray kicks off campaign for MLT City Council

Erin Murray on Monday officially launched her campaign for Position 7 on the Mountlake Terrace City Council. Position 7 is currently held by Seaun Richards, who is not seeking re-election. Murray will face Crystal Gamon in the Nov. 5 general election for the vacant seat. In her announcement, Murray said she was prompted to run because…

Election 2019: No fundraising reported so far for MLT city council candidates

With less than a month to go before the Aug. 6 primary election, campaign finance reports from the Washington State Public Disclosure Commission(PDC) on fundraising remain unchanged for Mountlake Terrace City Council candidates, with no one reporting any fundraising or spending in the race thus far. Three incumbent city council candidates — Laura Sonmore, Bryan…

Reminder: School board candidate forum set for July 24 at Lynnwood Library

With two Edmonds School District Board of Directors positions drawing multiple candidates, voters have some homework to do prior to the Aug. 6 primary election. To help you in your decision-making, the digital news network of My Edmonds News, Lynnwood Today and MLTnews is sponsoring a candidate forum at the Lynnwood Library on Wednesday, July…

Election 2019: Rory Graves, candidate for Edmonds School Board Director District 3

The Aug. 6 primary election includes multiple people running for Edmonds School District Board of Directors positions. To help voters learn more about the candidates, the My Neighborhood News Network sent a questionnaire to each candidate appearing on the primary ballot. We will post these as we receive them. Note that while each school board position represents a…

Election 2019: Nancy Katims, candidate for Edmonds School Board Director District 5

The Aug. 6 primary election includes multiple people running for Edmonds School District Board of Directors positions. To help voters learn more about the candidates, the My Neighborhood News Network sent a questionnaire to each candidate appearing on the primary ballot. We will post these as we receive them. Note that while each school board position represents a…

Katims kicks off run for school board: ‘It’s all about student success’

Edmonds resident and career educator Nancy Katims formally began her run Monday evening for Edmonds School Board position 5, currently held by Diana White, who is not seeking re-election. Before a group of more than 60 supporters, friends and family gathered at Edmonds’ Café Louvre, Katims laid out her vision to restore what she sees…

Election 2019: Jennifer Cail, candidate for Edmonds School Board Director District 3

The Aug. 6 primary election includes multiple people running for Edmonds School District Board of Directors positions. To help voters learn more about the candidates, the My Neighborhood News Network sent a questionnaire to each candidate appearing on the primary ballot. We will post these as we receive them. Note that while each school board position represents a…

Election 2019: Rina Redrup, candidate for Edmonds School Board Director District 5

The Aug. 6 primary election includes multiple people running for Edmonds School District Board of Directors positions. To help  voters learn more about the candidates, the My Neighborhood News Network sent a questionnaire to each candidate appearing on the primary ballot. We will post these as we receive them so readers can learn more about the candidates….

Election 2019: Filing, fundraising update for local candidates

With several candidates filing just under the wire to meet the May 17 deadline, local voters now have a complete slate of hopefuls to fill seats on the Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace City Councils, and boards for the Edmonds School District, South County Fire and Rescue, and the Port of Edmonds. While a few…

Local campaigns gear up as filing deadline looms

With the May 17 filing deadline fast approaching, candidates are lining up and throwing their hats into the ring for a host of local offices. The latest information from the Public Disclosure Commission (PDC) website shows eight candidates vying for the four open Edmonds City Council seats, seven for the four slots on the Lynnwood City…

Crystal Gamon announces candidacy for MLT City Council

Crystal Gamon said Tuesday she is running for Position 7 on the Mountlake Terrace City Council. The seat is currently held by Seaun Richards, who said he would not seek re-election to the position. A property manager at Wright Runstad & Company, Gamon is a long-time community volunteer who has lived in Mountlake Terrace for…

Councilmember Seaun Richards

City Councilmember Seaun Richards says he won’t run for re-election to Position 7

Mountlake Terrace City Councilmember Seaun Richards announced at Monday night’s city council business meeting that he is not seeking re-election to his Position 7 seat this fall. The two-term councilmember said at the end of Monday’s meeting that he won’t be running to retain his seat, with the goal of encouraging “new blood” on the…