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The Mill Creek Women's Club January Luncheon featured MusicBox Project

Members and guests of Mill Creek Women's Club were presented with a short documentary film, “Introduction to Americana Women: Roots Musicians - Women’s Tales & Tunes” by long time member and former club president Dyann Arthur on Wednesday, January 16, 2013.

Members and guests of Mill Creek Women's Club were presented with a short documentary film, “Introduction to Americana Women: Roots Musicians - Women’s Tales & Tunes” by long time member and former club president Dyann Arthur on Wednesday, January 16, 2013.

Dyann and her husband Rick wondered what retirement would bring them. They knew they wanted to travel and as they are both musicians they knew they wanted to do something involving music.

Former Mill Creek City Councilmember Terry Ryan announces run for Snohomish County Council

Former Mill Creek City Councilmember Terry Ryan announced his candidacy for the Snohomish County Council’s District 4 seat today, January 17, 2013.

Former Mill Creek City Councilmember Terry Ryan announced his candidacy for the Snohomish County Council’s District 4 seat on January 16, 2013.

Ryan announced that he is seeking the Councilmember position as a Democrat.

District 4 contains the City of Mill Creek as well as parts of Mountlake Terrace, Lynnwood, Briar, Bothell, and unincorporated Snohomish County. County Councilmember Dave Gossett, a Democrat from Mountlake Terrace, currently represents the District. Since Councilmember Gossett has served for three consecutive terms, he is unable to run again.

Team kick-off for 2013 Relay for Life of Mill Creek

The 2013 Relay for Life of Mill Creek organizers will hold a kick-off meeting at the former Zen Garden Restaurant on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 7:00 PM.

Looking to build upon Mill Creek’s successful American Cancer Society Relay for Life event last summer, planning is underway to grow participation to 35 teams and donations to exceed $60,000 this year. 

Interested members of the greater Mill Creek community are invited to attend the kick-off meeting at 7:00 pm, Wednesday, January 23, 2013, at the former Zen Garden Restaurant at 16300 Mill Creek Blvd.

Attic fire contained with no injuries in Mays Pond

Snohomish County Fire District 7 responded to the 18400 block of 20th Drive SE in Mays Pond for a reported resident structural fire just after 3:00 AM on Saturday, January 12, 2013.

From a Snohomish Fire District 7 news release.

Snohomish County Fire District 7 responded to the 18400 block of 20th Drive SE in Mays Pond for a reported resident structural fire just after 3:00 AM on Saturday, January 12, 2013.

Firefighters arrived to a duplex residential structure with fire showing from the back of the residence extending to the attic. Crews confirmed all occupants had evacuated and began an offensive fire attack.

Mill Creek City Council Meeting Summary – January 8, 2013

The Mill Creek City Council was unanimous in taking action on four issues at the regular City Council meeting on January 8, 2013.

The Mill Creek City Council was unanimous in taking action on four issues at the regular City Council meeting on January 8, 2013 as follows:

  • Ordinance imposing the Public Safety Sales Tax
  • Interlocal Agreement for 164th Street NW overlay repaving
  • Mill Creek Sports Park policy amendments
  • Appoint Dave Tyler to Mill Creek Design Review Board

Snohomish County Fire District 7 donates gifts to 15 local families

Firefighters and staff at Snohomish County Fire District 7 helped support fifteen local families this holiday season.

Firefighters and staff at Snohomish County Fire District 7 helped support fifteen local families this holiday season. Each of Fire District 7’s fire stations adopted two to three families in need; buying them holiday gifts they wouldn’t otherwise be able to give their children.

Firefighters and their families came together to wrap the gifts and took a quick break for a photo with just a few of the presents. Left to right: Lieutenant Jeff Larsen, Firefighter Erik Emerson, Firefighter Matt Ball, Fire Chief Gary Meek and Lieutenant Joe Basta.

Jackson High School Jazz Ensemble perform at Mill Creek Women's Club Luncheon

Members and guests of the Mill Creek Women's Club were treated on Wednesday, December 19th, to a glorious program of holiday music from the Jackson High School Jazz Ensemble.

Members and guests of the Mill Creek Women's Club were treated on Wednesday, December 19th, to a glorious program of holiday music from the Jackson High School Jazz Ensemble under the expert direction of Lesley Moffatt, a jazz pianist and trombone player herself.

The Jazz Ensemble is comprised of 9th - 12th grade students who passed a rigorous audition process for selection into this talented group. All of the members are currently enrolled in either a wind or percussion ensemble.

YWCA receives donation from Mill Creek Women's Club

Representatives from the YWCA were presented with a check for $18,098 from members of the Mill Creek Women's Club at their Christmas luncheon on December 19, 2012.

Representatives from the YWCA were presented with a check for $18,098 from members of the Mill Creek Women's Club at their Christmas luncheon on December 19, 2012. Included in this check was a $1,000 donation from Mill Creek Rotary.

The YWCA representatives who attended the luncheon were: Chief Executive Officer - Sue Sherbrooke, Snohomish Regional Director - Mary Ann Dillon and Community Affairs for Snohomish County - Luanne Kunz.

High school boys basketball: Jackson 87, Kamiak 47

The Jackson High School boys basketball team defeated Kamiak High School 87-47 at Jackson High School on Thursday, December 20, 2012.

"Both teams came into the Wesco South 4A matchup undefeated in league play, but instead of a close contest for first place, the game quickly turned into a rout," reports David Krueger from the Everett Herald.

High school girls basketball: Jackson 63, Kamiak 46

The Jackson High School girls basketball team defeated Kamiak High School 63-46 at Kamiak High School on Thursday, December 20, 2012.

"Playing without star guard Kelli Kingma, Jackson got performances from Sierra Anderson and Faithaleen Lopez-Flores to defeat Lynnwood 63-46 in a Wesco 4A South game," reports the Everett Herald.

"Kingma's absence on Thursday night was due to a torn meniscus, according to Timberwolves head coach Jeannie Boyer."

Mill Creek withdraws from Regional Fire Authority

The Mill Creek City Council voted 7-0 to withdraw from the South Snohomish County Regional Fire Authority planning committee at the December 11, 2012 City Council meeting.

The Mill Creek City Council voted 7-0 to withdraw from the South Snohomish County Regional Fire Authority Planning Committee at the December 11, 2012 City Council meeting.

The City Council made this decision because as a member of the proposed Regional Fire Authority, Mill Creek would end up paying approximately $500,000 more per year for the same amount of service the City is now receiving from Fire District 7 according to the South Snohomish County Regional Fire Authority Planning Committee’s most recent financial analysis.

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