On video: Facebook Live interview with city council candidates Monroe, Johnson

We had our share of technological problems Monday night, so finally resorted to a phone to tape our Facebook Live interview with Edmonds City Council candidates Laura Johnson and Nathan Monroe, who are running for Position 7. Next up: Edmonds mayoral candidates Mike Nelson and Neil Tibbott on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 7 p.m. Learn more…

Edmonds Chamber forum part 2: Questions to Edmonds City Council candidates

The latest in the current cycle of election-season candidate forums brought 15 candidates in eight separate races to podium Monday evening in the Edmonds City Council Chambers. Hosted by the Edmonds Chamber and moderated by David Cornell, the event included candidates for Edmonds Mayor, City Council and School Board. The candidates responded to a series…

Edmonds Chamber forum part 1: Questions to Edmonds School Board candidates

The latest in the current cycle of election-season candidate forums brought 15 candidates in eight separate races to podium Monday evening in the Edmonds City Council Chambers. Hosted by the Edmonds Chamber and moderated by David Cornell, the event included candidates for Edmonds Mayor, City Council and School Board. The candidates responded to a series…

Latest fundraising totals for Edmonds-area general election candidates

Here are the latest fundraising totals for candidates running for Edmonds City Council and Mayor, Edmonds School District Board of Directors, Port of Edmonds and South Snohomish County Fire District Commission positions. Note that only those living in unincorporated areas or the City of Lynnwood vote for South County Fire Commissioner. City of Edmonds campaign…

Mayoral candidates talk issues at ACE candidate forum

Here’s the second part of our report on the Oct. 3 Alliance of Citizens for Edmonds (ACE)-sponsored candidate forum, this time focused on the two candidates for Edmonds mayor. You can read part 1, on the Edmonds City Council candidates, here. The next Edmonds candidate forum will be at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 7 in Edmonds…

Candidates face off in first of several public election forums

As the Nov. 5 general election nears, candidates for Edmonds City Council and mayor are on the campaign trail in an effort to win the support of local voters. The latest group event – on Thursday, Oct. 3 – was the Alliance of Citizens for Edmonds (ACE)-sponsored forum in the Edmonds City Council chambers. In…

Election notes: Upcoming candidate forums

Note that we have included all forums we are aware of in Edmonds, Lynnwood and Mountlake Terrace because some forums include candidates for multiple jurisdictions. Wednesday, Oct. 2, 7-8:30 p.m. Candidates for Lynnwood City Council. Co-sponsored by Lynnwood Today and the Lynnwood Chamber of Commerce. Community Life Center, (19820 Scriber Lake Rd., Lynnwood) Thursday, Oct. 3, 6:30-8:30 p.m….

On video: Facebook Live interview with Buckshnis, Nand

Here’s the Facebook Live interview with Edmonds City Council Position 4 candidates Diane Buckshnis and Jenna Nand. (Please scroll to the 2:35 mark to start the actual presentation.) Our next Facebook Live interview will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9 with Position 6 candidates Susan Paine and Diana White. Here are the remaining sessions…

National Voter Registration Day at local libraries Sept. 24

Every year League of Women Voters of Snohomish County joins other leagues and non-profits across the U.S. to register voters on National Voter Registration Day. For 2019,  league volunteers will be at the following local Sno-Isle Libraries: Edmonds (9 a.m.-3 p.m.) Lynnwood (9 a.m.-6 p.m.) Mountlake Terrace (9 a.m.-4 p.m.) Voters can be newly registered,…

Save the dates: Facebook Live interviews with Edmonds City Council, mayoral candidates

To encourage voter interaction with candidates for Edmonds City Council and Edmonds Mayor, My Edmonds News will be presenting on our Facebook page Facebook Live video interviews with the candidates, by position, starting Monday, Sept. 23. Each session will be moderated by Publisher Teresa Wippel. Readers are invited to email their questions ahead of time to…

Save the dates: Facebook Live interviews with Edmonds City Council, mayoral candidates

To encourage voter interaction with candidates for Edmonds City Council and Edmonds Mayor, My Edmonds News will be presenting on our Facebook page Facebook Live video interviews with the candidates, by position, starting Monday, Sept. 23. Each session will be moderated by Publisher Teresa Wippel. Readers are invited to email their questions ahead of time to…