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- posted Jan 22, 2013 at 3:26 PM
ARLINGTON — A high-speed pursuit through north Snohomish County, Arlington and Marysville on the morning of Tuesday, Jan. 22, resulted in the arrest of a 23-year-old Monroe man on multiple charges. The pursuit started at approximately 11:10 a.m. when Arlington Police officers located a stolen vehicle that, moments before, had been observed by a Snohomish County Sheriff's deputy in Arlington.
- posted Jan 22, 2013 at 4:23 PM
Burn bans have been lifted for Snohomish County, as well as the Tulalip and Stillaguamish tribes.
- posted Jan 23, 2013 at 8:50 AM
- posted Jan 24, 2013 at 4:13 PM
ARLINGTON — The previous estimate that a stretch of State Route 531 would remain closed through 7 p.m. on Jan. 24 has been revised, and it's now expected at open at approximately 5:15 p.m.
- posted Jan 25, 2013 at 3:08 PM
The Snohomish Health District reports five Snohomish County residents have died in the last month from the severe influenza (commonly called the "flu") that is circulating throughout Western Washington. All but one death was in people over age 70, and all had underlying medical conditions in addition to confirmed flu.
- posted Jan 30, 2013 at 8:40 AM
A report leaked from the Heritage Foundation indicates internal strife within the GOP’s shadowy Department of Unforeseen Results (DUR). The rift, centering on congressional stonewalling, pits GOP centrists against leadership. Nerdly Pimple, spokesman for the agency which was formed to neutralize unforeseen fallout from conservative policies, dared to suggest the F-word to Speaker Boehner when the fiscal cliff seems a certainty. DUR’s directors, who unanimously oppose Flexibility, were not amused.
- posted Jan 30, 2013 at 8:44 AM
The Lakewood Cougars girls basketball team hosted King’s on Friday, Jan. 25, but couldn’t keep pace with the powerful Knights who walked away with a 70-37 victory.
- posted Jan 30, 2013 at 1:45 PM
EVERETT — WorkSource Snohomish County invites the community to attend a medical job fair on Jan. 31 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at WorkSource Everett, located in the Weyerhauser Room on the fourth floor at 3201 Smith Ave. in Everett.
- posted Jan 31, 2013 at 2:12 PM
ARLINGTON — The Department of Fish and Wildlife's reward for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the shooter of four bald eagles, found dead east of Granite Falls on Jan. 9, now totals $20,250.
- posted Jan 31, 2013 at 5:37 PM
Motorists should be sure to plan safe rides home during the Super Bowl weekend, because the Target Zero teams in Snohomish, King and Pierce counties will be out looking for impaired drivers.
- posted Feb 1, 2013 at 1:12 AM
TULALIP — If you can volunteer to check in or cheer on walkers, or pass out food, you can help people living with multiple sclerosis on Saturday, April 13, when the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Greater Northwest Chapter, conducts its annual Walk MS in Snohomish County.
- posted Feb 1, 2013 at 2:39 AM
EVERETT — Everett Community College's Student Activities Health and Wellness Program is joining the Puget Sound Blood Center in conducting a blood drive on Feb. 5 and 6.
- posted Feb 1, 2013 at 3:17 PM
Snohomish County Sheriff's detectives are seeking the public's assistance in locating 28-year-old Heather M. Hemmer, a resident of Everett who has been missing since Jan. 11.
- posted Feb 6, 2013 at 9:54 AM
Following the tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, there have been a number of legislators who have introduced legislation in the Washington House of Representatives as a response. There are those who want to see stricter gun control laws. And on the other side, we’re seeing bills that would fight to protect the constitutional right to keep and bear arms.
- posted Feb 6, 2013 at 12:32 PM
Sound Publishing, Inc. announced today that it has signed an agreement with the Washington Post Company to acquire the Everett Daily Herald, a 46,000 circulation daily and Sunday newspaper and its other print and online products. The transaction is expected to close in early March.
- posted Feb 7, 2013 at 5:56 PM
STANWOOD — Safe Harbor Free Clinic, a state-of-the-art medical facility providing quality health care and referral services to uninsured and under-insured patients in Arlington and Marysville, is scheduled to conduct its third annual pancake breakfast and silent auction on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Our Saviour's Lutheran Church in Stanwood, with the goal of raising nearly $10,000.
- posted Feb 11, 2013 at 3:07 PM
STANWOOD — Safe Harbor, which serves Arlington and Marysville, is now taking appointments for its Podiatry Clinic starting in March. The Podiatry Clinic had previously been a walk-in clinic, but because of increasing demand, it's changing to by-appointment only.
- posted Feb 14, 2013 at 5:09 PM
SMOKEY POINT — A seminar on legal issues entitled "Getting Your House in Order" will be presented by attorney David E. Duskin, of the law firm of Bailey, Duskin & Peiffle, on Feb. 26 from noon to 1:30 p.m.
- posted Feb 15, 2013 at 7:51 AM
OLYMPIA — State Rep. Dan Kristiansen is inviting citizens from throughout the 39th Legislative District to join him for a telephone town hall meeting on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 6:30-7:30 p.m.
- posted Feb 17, 2013 at 8:56 PM
EVERETT — The Port Gardner Vintage Auto Club recently presented nearly $10,000 in funds to representatives of various area community groups, as proceeds from the ninth annual Arlington Drag Strip Reunion and Car Show last year, and the club is already gearing up for the 10th annual reunion and car show this year.
- posted Feb 19, 2013 at 4:47 PM
SMOKEY POINT — The Gold's Gym locations at Arlington and Marysville had their workouts interrupted on Feb. 19 when crews of movers arrived, with Snohomish County Sheriff's deputies in tow, to remove the facilities' equipment per a writ of execution.
- posted Feb 20, 2013 at 2:07 AM
EVERETT — Brigham Young University's Young Ambassadors are a troupe of dancers, singers and musicians who will be coming to the Everett Civic Auditorium on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 7 p.m.
- posted Feb 20, 2013 at 9:11 AM
- posted Feb 20, 2013 at 9:31 AM
When a CEO boards a Korean Air flight from Seattle to Incheon, there is a good chance she will be sitting in a cabin outfitted by workers at a Bellingham company called Heath Tecna. When a pilot in Africa flies too close to another plane, he hears a warning alert thanks to a safety system developed by aerospace engineers in Everett and tested in the skies above us. And when President Obama travels the world carrying American ideals and securing our interests, he does it in a plane built right here by the women and men at Boeing.
- posted Feb 21, 2013 at 9:39 AM
Snohomish County Executive Aaron Reardon has announced that he will be resigning effective May 31.