Election 2021: As ballots begin arriving in mailboxes, a reminder of voter resources

Now that Lynnwood voters are receiving their Nov. 2 general election ballots in the mail, we wanted to provide a reminder of some resources to help you research the candidates: Our Election 2021 page includes links to our debates with candidates for Lynnwood City Council and mayoral races as well as questionnaires and statements from…

Election 2021: South Snohomish County Fire & Rescue Position 6 candidate statement

Among the races to be decided in the Nov. 2 general election is South Snohomish County Fire & Rescue RFA Commissioner Position-at-Large 6, with Derek Daniels facing Maya Ojalehto. Those voting for South County Fire & Rescue Commissioners will live in the regional fire authority boundaries (the City of Lynnwood or unincorporated areas). The cities of Brier, Edmonds and…

Election 2021: South Snohomish County Fire & Rescue Position 7 candidate statements

Among the races to be decided in the Nov. 2 general election is South Snohomish County Fire & Rescue RFA Commissioner Position-at-Large 7, with David Chan facing Rashawn Smith. Those voting for South County Fire & Rescue Commissioners will live in the regional fire authority boundaries (the City of Lynnwood or unincorporated areas). The cities of Brier,…

Election 2021: Lynnwood Mayor virtual debate

General election candidates for Lynnwood mayor, Lynnwood City Councilmembers Christine Frizzell and Jim Smith, met in an Oct. 9, 2021 virtual debate sponsored by Lynnwood Today and the Lynnwood Chamber of Commerce.    

Election 2021: Lynnwood City Council virtual debates, Positions 1-3

General election candidates for Lynnwood City Council Positions 1 and 2 met in virtual debates sponsored by Lynnwood Today and the Lynnwood Chamber of Commerce. We also conducted a virtual interview with Lisa Utter, general election candidate for Lynnwood City Council Position 3. Opponent Josh Binda did not respond to requests to participate in a debate…

Election 2021: Latest fundraising report shows gains in races for Lynnwood mayor, council

    Lynnwood as of 10-12-2021 Name Office Raised Spent Debt Raising $5000 or more * Breakdown  of Contributions/Spending Frizzell, Christine Mayor $19,528.00 $15,486.95 $0.00 Yes Click for Details Smith, James Mayor $10,346.00 $5,357.57 $0.00 Yes Click for Details Coelho, Nick City Council Pos 1 $11,907.00 $10,602.54 $0.00 Yes Click for Details Sutton, Shirley City…

Election 2021: Candidates for Public Hospital District No. 2, Pos. 5

Among the races to be decided in the Nov. 2 general election is Position 5 on the Public Hospital District No. 2, Snohomish County, Board of Commissioners, featuring incumbent Dr. Jim Distelhorst and challenger Anita Shad. The elected officials of Public Hospital District No. 2, Snohomish County, govern the Verdant Health Commission, which supports programming aimed at…

Election 2021: Candidates for Public Hospital District No. 2, Pos. 2

Among the races to be decided in the Nov. 2 general election is Position 2 on the Public Hospital District No. 2, Snohomish County, Board of Commissioners, featuring candidates Carolyn Brennan and Rico Tessandore. The elected officials of Public Hospital District No. 2, Snohomish County, govern the Verdant Health Commission, which supports programming aimed at improving the…

Election 2021: Deborah Kilgore seeks re-election to District 4 seat

Ahead of the Nov. 2 general election, My Neighborhood News Network sent questionnaires to candidates campaigning for the Edmonds School District Board of Directors. To surveys are intended to help voters make an informed by asking candidates about a range of issues facing the school district. We are posting these as we receive them. Deborah…

Election 2021: Melissa Stepp, candidate for Edmonds School Board Director District 2

Among the races to be decided in the Nov. 2 general election is the District 2 position on the Edmonds School District Board of Directors. To help voters make an informed decision, Lynnwood Today sent a questionnaire asking candidates about a range of issues facing the school district. We are posting these as we receive them. Melissa…

Election 2021: Latest fundraising report shows Frizzell, Binda continue to lead in Lynnwood

    Lynnwood as of 09-19-2021 Name Office Raised Spent Debt Raising $5000 or more * Breakdown  of Contributions/Spending Frizzell, Christine Mayor $17,329.00 $15,230.24 $0.00 Yes Click for Details Smith, James Mayor $5,746.00 $3,657.57 $0.00 Yes Click for Details Coelho, Nick City Council Pos 1 $6,397.00 $5,540.16 $0.00 Yes Click for Details Sutton, Shirley City…

Election 2021: Lynnwood City Council Position 2 recount begins Tuesday

A hand recount in the race for a vacant Position 2 seat on the Lynnwood City Council is scheduled to start Tuesday morning, Aug. 24. The recount is set to start at 9 a.m. at the Snohomish County Auditor’s Office, 3000 Rockefeller Ave, 1st Floor Admin W., in Everett. The canvassing board will then meet on…

Election 2021: Recount likely next week in Lynnwood council Position 2 race

Ballot counting for the Aug. 3 primary election ended Monday, solidifying candidates who will advance to the general election in November. However, a recount is looming in the Lynnwood City Council Position 2 race. On Aug. 16, the Snohomish County Elections office completed counting ballots for four Lynnwood elections, including mayor and three council positions….

Election 2021: Recount looming for city council candidates Decker, Gough

A recount is looming in the Lynnwood City Council Position 2 race. In the latest vote count released Friday by the Snohomish County Elections Office, just three votes separate appointed incumbent Patrick Decker and former Lynnwood Mayor Don Gough. Position 2 candidate Naz Lashgari was the winner in the Aug. 3 primary, receiving 35% of…

Election 2021: Decker, Gough tied in latest council election returns for Position 2

In the latest primary election returns released Wednesday, appointed Lynnwood City Council Position 2 incumbent Patrick Decker and his challenger, former Lynnwood Mayor Don Gough, are tied in the race to secure the second spot on the November general election ballot. In returns issued by the Snohomish County Elections Office Wednesday, Decker and Gough each…

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: Lynnwood Today partnered with the Lynnwood Chamber of Commerce to interview the Lynnwood City Council and mayoral candidates via video. You can watch those videos here. We also conducted written Q&A interviews with city council…