Douglas Buell

Arlington mulls ambulance utility fee for EMS, public safety

ARLINGTON – Faced with mounting EMS costs and unfilled public safety needs, the city is proposing an ambulance utility fee of $15 that would appear… Continue reading

 

Marysville students explore career options at Military Careers Day

MARYSVILLE – The school district and Career and Technical Education Department hosted its first-ever Military Careers Day on May 10 to give students a rare… Continue reading

 

Haller Park Splash Pad re-bid would delay project to next year

ARLINGTON – No one wants to be the one to break the news to the kids, but if you were hoping to cool off at… Continue reading

 

Willow Place expands to give disabled adults room to grow (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Caregiver Sue Williss guided her “bulldozer crew” of disabled adults outside Willow Place; they took turns shoveling for a weeping willow planted in… Continue reading

Arlington welcomes GloryBucha, county’s first kombucha brewery and taproom

ARLINGTON - Bring together an exacting Arlington brewmaster and a retired Silicon Valley tech transplant with a shared taste for kombucha, let their idea ferment,… Continue reading

Michelle Sheldon becomes first Tulalip tribal member to pass state bar exam

TULALIP – In a historic moment, Michelle Sheldon on April 25 became the first Tulalip tribal member to pass the state bar exam. She was… Continue reading

Court officials settling in after Tulalip Law and Justice Center relocation

TULALIP – Tribal Court director Wendy Church still remembers the tight quarters in the old modulars that served as a law and justice hub since… Continue reading

Now hiring: students stroll AHS Skilled Trades Day for career ideas

ARLINGTON – Several industries face a shortage of skilled workers, and the Skilled Trades Day fair at Arlington High School on Wednesday brought some of… Continue reading

Late starter AHS golfer Cody Oakes making up for lost time

ARLINGTON – Cody Oakes is still savoring his title win at the 17th annual Tom Dolan Memorial Invitational Golf Tournament last month – considered the… Continue reading

Herald Publisher Josh O’Connor to lead Sound Publishing

EVERETT – Josh O’Connor, publisher of The Daily Herald, has been appointed President and Publisher of Sound Publishing, the media company announced Friday. He succeeds… Continue reading

Arlington could see a burst of new public art soon

ARLINGTON – The Snohomish County town that covets its reputation for public art is about to go on another binge. A walk around downtown Arlington,… Continue reading

Smokey Point Behavioral Health partners with schools for on-site mental health services

ARLINGTON – Smokey Point Behavioral Hospital is partnering with three local high schools to provide free mental health services for students on each campus at… Continue reading

Job fair connects job seekers with private, public sector employees looking to hire

TULALIP – The sixth annual Snohomish County Career Fair provided job seekers on Tuesday with an opportunity to meet with employers actively looking to fill… Continue reading

Volunteers with love for trees join Earth Day planting for Quilceda Creek

MARYSVILLE – Justine Brock and her parents trudged through mud and reed canary grass with dozens of Earth Day volunteers Saturday to plant trees in… Continue reading

Arlington Rotary donates life-saving defibrillators to police

ARLINGTON – Police are getting life-saving portable defibrillators to keep in their vehicles for emergency calls thanks to a donation from the Arlington Rotary Club.… Continue reading

AMCAL Multi-Housing wants to build 255-unit senior housing community in Smokey Point

ARLINGTON – Two multi-family projects in the works would add 567 new units for seniors and families to the Smokey Point area, helping meet the… Continue reading

Walk, bike (or drive) to Complete Streets workshop April 26

ARLINGTON – While people’s love affair with their cars has been a way of life so ingrained in American society for decades, some communities are… Continue reading

Arlington Fire to replace aging medic unit after too many visits to repair shop

ARLINGTON – The Arlington Fire Department is replacing an aging medic unit after one too many costly visits to the repair shop. The 2008 basic… Continue reading

Homeless given a chance to change their lives around (slide show)

LAKEWOOD – Marysville officer Mike Buell and Arlington officer Ken Thomas with the newly formed North County Office of Neighborhoods Unit just finished talking to… Continue reading

Residents map out ideas for Arlington-Marysville MIC plan

ARLINGTON – Nothing brings out the inner urban planner in residents more than a tabletop workshop with maps, markers, sticky dots and a roomful of… Continue reading