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- Feb 29, 2012 at 4:15PM
SNOHOMISH COUNTY — The Arlington, Marysville and Tulalip Tribal police departments will be looking for impaired drivers from March 5-18, during the St. Patrick's "Drive Hammered, Get Nailed" campaign, thanks to an overtime grant sponsored through the Washington Traffic Safety Commission.
- Feb 29, 2012 at 4:24PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Legislation authored by U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, WA-02, aiming to help school districts serving military or tribal communities advanced this week in a key House of Representatives committee. The text of Larsen's Impact Aid Timely Repayment Act was included in the Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act, a.k.a. House Resolution 3990, which the House Education and the Workforce Committee approved on the evening of Tuesday, Feb. 28.
- Mar 1, 2012 at 10:11AM
High school students and their parents can learn about Everett Community College's Running Start program at an information session at 7 p.m. March 21 in EvCC's Student Fitness Center at 2206 Tower St. in Everett.
- Mar 2, 2012 at 8:34AM
he Washington State Patrol is investigating a two vehicle head-on collision which resulted in two fatalities that occurred on Saturday, Dec. 3, 2011 at about 10:30 a.m.
- Mar 2, 2012 at 4:00PM updated Mar 7, 2013 at 2:47PM
TULALIP — The Cabela's chain of hunting, fishing and outdoor supplies stores will open the doors to its new Tulalip store at 11 a.m. on Thursday, April 19. There will be a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 10:45 a.m. Opening day will be part of a weekend-long celebration featuring outdoor celebrities, special guests, giveaways and more.
- Mar 6, 2012 at 3:22PM
SNOHOMISH COUNTY — The Snohomish County Department of Emergency Management, recognizing the need to proactively address post-disaster issues, is developing a recovery framework that would speed up recovery from local disasters. The plan will guide the county's efforts to restore its economic base, neighborhoods, social fabric and other long-term elements in the wake of a significant natural or human-caused event.
- Mar 7, 2012 at 10:02AM
- Mar 7, 2012 at 10:07AM
You may have seen the news article recently about the growing popularity of unified sports teams, a wonderful collaboration between high schools across the country and Special Olympics.
- Mar 7, 2012 at 12:12PM
A six-year career in aviation came to a close with a Saturday afternoon potluck in an Arlington Airport hangar, and Cathy Mighell was joined by plenty of friends and colleagues who wished her well, even as they wished that she wasn’t saying farewell.
- Mar 13, 2012 at 9:22AM
Snohomish Health District and community partners will present a free Health & Beauty Fair on March 17 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at The Little Red School House, 14 E. Casino Rd., Everett, Wash. The event supports National Women & Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day and National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
- Mar 14, 2012 at 1:35PM
ARLINGTON — On March 31 at 11 a.m., the Arlington Cemetery will serve as the site for a ceremony to honor Snohomish County veterans who passed away between July and December of 2011.
- Mar 15, 2012 at 2:26PM
SNOHOMISH COUNTY — In response to the ongoing whooping cough epidemic in the area, the Snohomish Health District continues to encourage all adults, especially those who have contact with infants, to get vaccinated against this preventable disease.
- Mar 15, 2012 at 2:42PM
OLYMPIA — Flu season has been slow to arrive in Washington state, but influenza is now increasing in most of the state's communities.
- Mar 15, 2012 at 5:15PM
EVERETT — With the new 1st Congressional District in northwest Washington set to be an open race in 2012, the Washington State Labor Council and the AFL-CIO Central Labor Councils in that district will be staging a candidate forum from 7-9 p.m. on Friday, March 23, at the Everett Machinists Union Hall, located at 8729 Airport Rd.
- Mar 16, 2012 at 8:59AM
Turn south off Highway 528 at the Nazarene Church. Drive south toward Soper Hill. Tune your car radio to any AM station and what do you hear? Static! Whole symphonies of static.
- Mar 21, 2012 at 12:18PM
- Mar 22, 2012 at 1:14PM
SNOHOMISH COUNTY — With reported cases of whooping cough reaching what Snohomish Health District officials have deemed epidemic numbers, area health agencies are taking steps to help protect the public.
- Mar 24, 2012 at 7:00PM updated Mar 27, 2013 at 8:22AM
EVERETT — Capt. Jeffrey S. Ruth will take command of USS Nimitz (CVN 68) from Capt. Paul O. Monger during a ceremony on March 29 at 10 a.m. aboard the aircraft carrier while in port at Naval Station Everett.
- Mar 27, 2012 at 5:17PM
MARYSVILLE — Working on Tuesday and Thursday evenings, and Saturday mornings, volunteers have helped 232 people in Marysville file their taxes for free as part of the United Way of Snohomish County's free tax preparation program.
- Mar 28, 2012 at 10:52AM
The Lakewood School District’s kindergarten registration and open house saw the cafeteria and gym of Lakewood High School packed with families on March 20.
- Mar 28, 2012 at 10:55AM
I wept in the car when I left the Marysville Food Bank. In the passenger seat, my friend didn’t interrupt, certain I had no immediate reason for unhappy tears. And she was right, of course. I was crying for joy.
- Mar 28, 2012 at 10:58AM
As your moms and dads know all too well, each generation thinks up ways to break loose and invents styles and behaviors to artfully annoy parents. I know because I’ve been there and done that. And then you try the hyper-private thing. A parent asks, “Where are you going?”
- Mar 28, 2012 at 1:20PM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, of Washington state's 2nd Congressional District, will hold a telephone town hall on Thursday, March 29, starting at 1 p.m. Pacific Standard Time.
- Mar 29, 2012 at 2:12PM
OLYMPIA — Desmond Thorpe, 14, traveled to Olympia to page in the state House of Representatives from Feb. 26 through March 2. He was sponsored by his 10th District Representative, Norma Smith. Thorpe lives in Stanwood and is a ninth-grader at Lakewood High School.
- Mar 29, 2012 at 2:40PM
EVERETT — Everett Community College is celebrating "Earth Week" April 23-26 with a presentation by Pacific Northwest gardening expert Ciscoe Morris, a sustainability awareness fair and more.