Reminder: Haven’t voted yet? Check out these primary election resources

If you haven’t yet cast your vote in the Aug. 3 primary election, here’s a reminder of our election resources: You can watch a video of the primary election debate for Edmonds City Council Positions 1 and 2 here. In addition, we have a written summary of the Position 1 debate here and the Position 2…

Election 2021: Ballots in mail this week for Aug. 3 primary

Local ballots for the Aug. 3 primary election will be mailed to residents this week. Edmonds residents will be voting to narrow the field of three or more candidates running for Edmonds City Council Positions 1 and 2, as well as commissioners serving on boards for South Snohomish County Fire & Rescue (unincorporated areas only)…

Edmonds City Council July 14 candidate debate: What you need to know

Here are details about the Edmonds City Council primary election debate planned for Wednesday, July 14, at the Edmonds Center for the Arts: Doors will open at 5:30 p.m., with the debate beginning at 6 p.m. at the Edmonds Center for the Arts, located at 410 4th Ave. N., downtown Edmonds. Immediately following the debate,…

League of Women Voters hosts virtual candidate forum for Edmonds primary election races

The League of Women Voters of Snohomish County is presenting a series of moderated forums designed to introduce voters to candidates running in the August primary races in Snohomish County. The series focuses on six races: Marysville, Snohomish, Everett, Edmonds, Mukilteo and Lynnwood.  League moderators ask the candidates a short series of questions — the…

It’s a go for in-person Edmonds City Council candidates debate July 14 at ECA

Here’s your chance to learn more about the candidates running in the Aug. 3, 2021 primary election for Edmonds City Council. With the recent lifting of many pandemic-related restrictions, My Edmonds News has confirmed with the Edmonds Center for the Arts that we can have an in-person candidate debate on Wednesday, July 14 at ECA. Plans…

Election 2021: Edmonds council candidates’ campaign financial reports as of July 5

    Edmonds as of 07-05-2021 Name Office Raised Spent Debt Raising $5000 or more * Breakdown  of Contributions/Spending Crank, Alicia City Council Pos 1 $20,710.55 $6,011.13 $250.00 Yes Click for Details Hartman, Brian City Council Pos 1 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 No Click for Details Johnson, Kristiana (I) City Council Pos 1 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00…

Election 2021: Tibbott comes out swinging as he launches council campaign

Former Edmonds City Councilmember and mayoral candidate Neil Tibbott kicked off his campaign to rejoin the city council in a gala Thursday evening bash at the Edmonds Yacht Club.  The event took full advantage of Gov. Inslee’s action to roll back most COVID restrictions, with more than 120 mostly unmasked supporters filling the downstairs ballroom,…

Councilmember Kristiana Johnson hosting re-election campaign event July 8

Edmonds City Councilmember Kristiana Johnson is holding a kick-off event for her re-election campaign Thursday, July 8 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at Claire’s Pantry restaurant, 301 Main St. Johnson, who is running to retain the Position 1 seat she has held since 2012, has two opponents in the Aug. 3 primary race: Planning Board member Alicia Crank,…

Port of Edmonds Commissioner Steve Johnston announces re-election bid

Pledging to keep the momentum at the Port of Edmonds going, Steve Johnston has formally announced he is seeking re-election to the Port of Edmonds Commission. Johnston has served on the commission since 2016, when he was appointed to fill the at-large position vacated with the retirement of Mary Lou Block. He was elected to…

Tibbott to hold city council campaign kickoff at Edmonds Yacht Club July 1

Stating “it’s time for a political climate change in our city,” Edmonds City Council Position 3 candidate Neil Tibbott will officially kick off his campaign Thursday, July 1 at the Edmonds Yacht Club.  Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and the program begins at 6 p.m. for the in-person event featuring music and refreshments. Tibbott, a…

Lora Petso gears up for bid to rejoin Edmonds City Council

She’s been a force in local politics for more than two decades, and with her hat in the ring for this year’s Edmonds City Council contest, Lora Petso hopes to again serve the citizens of Edmonds with her signature blend of fiscal responsibility, well-researched positions, careful decision-making and passion for public process. She is one…

Edmonds Council candidates’ campaign financial reports as of June 22

  Edmonds as of 06-22-2021 Name Office Raised Spent Raising $5000 or more * Breakdown  of Contributions/Spending Crank, Alicia City Council Pos 1 $19,435.55 $10,474.89 Yes Click for Details Hartman, Brian City Council Pos 1 $0.00 $0.00 No Click for Details Johnson, Kristiana (I) City Council Pos 1 $0.00 $0.00 Yes Click for Details Cass,…

Edmonds City Council primary election candidate debate planned for ECA July 14

  Want to learn more about the candidates running in the Aug. 3, 2021 primary election for Edmonds City Council? My Edmonds News is planning an in-person and live-streamed debate Wednesday, July 14 at the Edmonds Center for the Arts. This debate, scheduled to start at 7 p.m., will be for those running for Council Positions…

Election Notes: Crank hosting virtual coffee chat, Sunday meet and greet

As campaign season gears up, we are reinstituting our “Election Notes” feature, meant to provide brief highlights of news from local candidates running for election this fall. Candidates who want to submit announcements to us for consideration can email myedmondsnews@gmail.com. Edmonds City Council Position 1 candidate Alicia Crank is hosting a virtual coffee chat this Thursday, June…

Virtual campaign kickoff May 27 for Edmonds City Council candidate Janelle Cass

A virtual campaign kickoff event is scheduled for 6 p.m. Thursday, May 27 for Edmonds City Council candidate Janelle Cass. An Edmonds small business owner and Air Force veteran, Cass holds a degree in civil and environmental engineering from the U.S. Air Force Academy. She is running for Council Position 2, currently held by Luke Distelhorst,…

Fundraising under way for Edmonds City Council election hopefuls

  Edmonds Name Office Raised Spent Debt Breakdown  of Contributions/Spending Crank, Alicia City Council Pos 1 $13,230.55 $3,931.86 $1,750.00 Click for Details Hartman, Brian* City Council Pos 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A Johnson, Kristiana (I)* City Council Pos 1 N/A N/A N/A N/A Cass, Janelle City Council Pos 2 $9,620.00 $679.92 0 Click for Details…