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- Apr 17, 2012 at 8:32PM
Voters in the Lakewood School District have approved two levies which appeared on the April 17 Special Election ballot.
- Apr 18, 2012 at 1:00PM updated Apr 19, 2013 at 11:25AM
LAKEWOOD — With both of the Lakewood School District's levies in the April 17 special election passing as of that evening's reported results, district Superintendent Dr. Dennis Haddock expressed cautious optimism about the fates of funding for school programs and operations, as well as capital projects and technology.
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- Apr 19, 2012 at 8:32AM
It’s encouraging to see the state’s unemployment rate drop to 8.2 percent in February. That’s down almost a full percentage point from February 2011 when unemployment was at 9.1 percent. It demonstrates our state’s economy is slowly showing signs of recovery.
- Apr 19, 2012 at 9:29AM
Area veterans came to the Snohomish County Regional Veterans’ Job and Resource Fair ready to pursue careers, as the event returned to the Armed Forces Reserve Center in Marysville on Tuesday, April 10.
- Apr 24, 2012 at 1:42PM
SMOKEY POINT — The Marysville, Arlington and Smokey Point post offices are gearing up for their annual Letter Carriers Food Drive on Saturday, May 12, to benefit the Marysville and Arlington community food banks.
- Apr 24, 2012 at 1:44PM
SMOKEY POINT — The "Smiles for Life" Dental Access Program will be conducting a free screening day from 9 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, May 1, at the Stillaguamish Senior Center, located at 18308 Smokey Point Blvd. in Arlington.
- Apr 24, 2012 at 1:50PM
SMOKEY POINT — The Stillaguamish Senior Center will serve as the site for one of three forums conducted by the Snohomish County Human Services Department to obtain community input on fair housing.
- Apr 24, 2012 at 6:00PM updated at 11:39PM
SMOKEY POINT — Local dentist Dr. George R. Hussey is teaming up with the Oral Cancer Foundation to observe Oral Cancer Awareness Month by offering free oral cancer screenings on Wednesday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Apr 25, 2012 at 11:45AM
WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen, of Washington state's 2nd Congressional District, will hold a telephone town hall on Thursday, April 26, starting at 6 p.m. Pacific Standard Time.
- Apr 25, 2012 at 11:57AM
Seeds of Socialism are being sowed in every pre-school and kindergarten in Snohomish County. You find them reflected in children’s progress reports as, “Has learned to share toys.” Kids who carry that attitude through life might even fall for radical ideas like sharing a medical system. Lucky for conservatives that not every child goes to kindergarten.
- Apr 25, 2012 at 12:00PM updated Apr 26, 2013 at 3:07PM
For Lauren Salcedo, the recently hired sports and news reporter for The Marysville Globe and The Arlington Times, her new job feels a bit like coming home.
- Apr 25, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 2:08PM
Cyrus Marcus Armbrust, a Civil War veteran buried in the Marysville Cemetery, is to be honored there in a Civil War remembrance memorial, open to the public, on April 28 at 4 p.m.
- Apr 27, 2012 at 11:49AM
WorkSource Snohomish County is hosting a resource fair on Tuesday, May 1, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Everett Station, 3201 Smith Ave in Everett.
- Apr 27, 2012 at 3:28PM
ARLINGTON — On Thursday, April 26, at approximately 8:15 a.m., Arlington Police arrested a 32-year-old Marysville man believed to be connected to a string of six commercial burglaries in Arlington.
- Apr 30, 2012 at 7:26PM
SMOKEY POINT — The Everett Steelhead and Salmon Club is once again treating children to family fishing events in time for the start of the fishing season.
- Apr 30, 2012 at 10:05PM
MARYSVILLE — Keller Williams Realty associates will be taking the day off on Thursday, May 10, but it will hardly be a day of rest. Associates with the Keller Williams Marysville Market Center have chosen to "Give Where They Live" as part of RED Day, one of the biggest events in the real estate industry.
- May 1, 2012 at 3:49PM
The next series of free employment workshops to be offered at Sno-Isle Libraries, in partnership with WorkSource Snohomish County, will focus on using the social networking site LinkedIn, to help attendees with their job hunting.
- May 3, 2012 at 4:34PM
OLYMPIA — State Rep. Hans Dunshee is inviting the citizens of the 44th Legislative District to a town hall meeting via telephone so interested people can ask questions, share ideas or comment on issues that matter to their families and neighborhoods.
- May 3, 2012 at 5:14PM
OLYMPIA — State Rep. Barbara Bailey is inviting her constituents in the 10th District to a telephone town hall meeting on Monday, May 14. The community conversation, which will be conducted like a call-in radio show, will run from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
- May 7, 2012 at 4:29PM
SMOKEY POINT — The annual "Puppy Putt" motorcycle poker run to benefit charity will return to Sound Harley-Davidson on June 16.
- May 8, 2012 at 8:14AM
It seems that when some processes get started there’s no stopping them. It’s not that they‘re unstoppable. Rather, we don’t muster up the gumption to pull their plugs. Crab traps for instance: not crab-rings or the fold-up kind, but rigid traps that lure crabs in to the bait but don’t let them out again.
- May 8, 2012 at 8:49AM
Residents of and visitors to the Stillaguamish Senior Center received some insights and offered their input on the state of fair housing within Snohomish County on Wednesday, May 2.
- May 8, 2012 at 1:23PM
SMOKEY POINT — The National Association of Letter Carriers Food Drive is right around the corner, and organizers want people to keep three things in mind: 1. Yellow plastic bags will be placed in mailboxes on Wednesday, May 9. 2. Those bags will be picked up by letter carriers on Saturday, May 12. 3. Volunteers are still needed to help sort all of the donations that will come in.
- May 9, 2012 at 5:21PM
ARLINGTON — The Arlington Pharmacy at 540 West Ave. is one of 15 Snohomish County retail pharmacies that will receive whooping cough vaccine from the Snohomish Health District to dispense to low-income uninsured adults throughout the county. None of the participating pharmacies will charge for the cost of the vaccine, but they may charge a fee of up to $15.60 for administering the shot.
- May 15, 2012 at 7:04PM
SMOKEY POINT — Motorists commuting on the Ebey Slough Bridge or I-5 near north Marysville should plan for road closures in the weeks ahead.