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Lakewood football earns playoff berth

  • Oct 21, 2010 at 8:41AM

After two weeks of close losses, the Cougars got the decisive victory they needed. In a 57-0 beating of Sultan Oct. 15, Lakewood almost couldn’t help but work with a short field, earning a playoff berth in the process. “We’ve played some tough competition lately and lost some heartbreakers,” said Lakewood coach Dan Teeter. “But we managed to get ahead early and get a conference victory.”

Koster, Larsen face off at Marysville Tulalip Chamber Candidates Forum

  • Oct 22, 2010 at 11:00AM updated Oct 23, 2010 at 7:35PM

TULALIP — U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen and Snohomish County Council member John Koster took aim at one another's records and campaign pledges during the Greater Marysville Tulalip Chamber of Commerce Candidates Forum Oct. 22.

CT proposes redevelopment of Smokey Point Transit Center

  • Oct 27, 2010 at 11:38AM

A proposed redevelopment of the Smokey Point Transit Center was presented to the public by Community Transit representatives to solicit the community’s input.

Lakewood defense comes alive vs. Red Wolves

  • Oct 27, 2010 at 12:31PM

The playoffs are in the cards for the Cougars, but a pivotal game remains. Lakewood defeated Cedarcrest 31-13 in dominating fashion Oct. 22, but the upcoming match up against South Whidbey will decide if they have to travel the first week in the playoffs.

Lakewood soccer stays undefeated

  • Oct 27, 2010 at 12:32PM

On their bus rides to away matches, the Cougars look at a poster with a pair of inspirational thoughts. The first being that despite an appearance in the second round of the 2A state tournament a year ago, the Cascade Conference coaches picked Lakewood to finish sixth in the conference this year before the season started.

Avoid Election Day congestion – return your ballot as soon as possible

  • Oct 27, 2010 at 1:00PM updated Nov 2, 2010 at 8:46AM

The Snohomish County Auditor is encouraging voters who have made up their mind on the General Election’s many issues and races to vote and return their ballot as soon as possible. With high interest in this year’s election, the Auditor’s Office anticipates designated drop locations will be busy on Election Day with possible wait times for parking.

Lakewood's Tetreau earns National Merit Scholarship Program honor

  • Oct 28, 2010 at 7:14AM

LAKEWOOD — Dale Leach, Lakewood High School principal, recently announced that Skyler Tetreau has been named a Commended Student in the 2011 National Merit Scholarship Program.

Kids Futures - Voices of Youth teen film festival set for Nov. 18

  • Oct 29, 2010 at 1:37PM

The third annual Voices of Youth teen film festival will be held at the Everett PUD auditorium on Thursday, Nov. 18, from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Koster narrowly leads Larsen, both agree race too close to call

  • Nov 2, 2010 at 11:31PM

It was a race that pitted one Arlington native against another, and by the final night of their campaigns, one of the few things that both candidates could agree on was that it was still too soon to say how it would turn out. Snohomish County Council member John Koster maintained a slight lead over U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen in the early returns of the Congressional District 2 race on the evening of Election Day. As of 11:15 p.m. Nov. 2, Republican challenger Koster had received 87,687 counted votes, or 50.41 percent of the counted vote, while Democratic incumbent Larsen had received 86,258 counted votes, or 49.59 percent of the counted vote, with 64 percent of the expected total votes counted.

Latest count puts Larsen ahead of Koster

  • Nov 5, 2010 at 6:00AM updated Nov 7, 2010 at 9:38AM

It was a race that pitted one Arlington native against another, and by the final night of their campaigns, one of the few things that both candidates could agree on was that it was still too soon to say how it would turn out.

Fire breaks out at Arlington egg processing plant

  • Nov 10, 2010 at 4:00PM updated at 9:48PM

ARLINGTON — A two-alarm blaze that broke out at the National Foods Corporation plant right around 2 p.m. Nov. 10 will have fire crews working overnight to prevent the fire from spreading to adjacent buildings, according to Arlington Fire Department spokesperson Christine Badger.

Koster concedes defeat to Larsen in 2nd District race

  • Nov 10, 2010 at 6:39PM

ARLINGTON — The Congressional race that pitted two Arlington natives against each other officially came to a close Nov. 10, when Snohomish County Council member John Koster conceded defeat to U.S. Rep. Rick Larsen in their contest for Washington's 2nd District seat.

Mondavi will be at Taste of Tulalip

  • Nov 11, 2010 at 7:55AM

Last year’s Taste of Tulalip event featured only Washington state wines, but as this year’s Taste of Tulalip approaches Nov. 12-13, Marc Mondavi wants wine enthusiasts to know that the Napa region of California will also be represented.

Focus on Farming looks to the future

  • Nov 11, 2010 at 7:57AM

Futurist farming took center stage at the seventh annual Snohomish County “Focus on Farming” conference, which returned to the Tulalip Resort’s conference center on Nov. 4 this year.

Season ends at districts for Lakewood spikers

  • Nov 11, 2010 at 11:23AM

Lakewood coach Tasha Kryger knew that her team would have to be at its best to make it through the gauntlet that is the District 1 volleyball tournament. But with a 3-2 loss vs. Mount Baker, Nov. 3, the Cougars ended an impressive season, which finished three wins away from state.

Lakewood soccer turns adversity into a team-building experience

  • Nov 11, 2010 at 11:25AM

Cougars girls soccer coach Jeremiah Wohlgemuth can still remember Nov. 2, 2009 distinctly. “Like yesterday,” he said. “I was just sitting in my (class) room, in front of 11 girls and we started crying.”

Marines appearing at Haggen stores in Marysville, Arlington in support of Toys for Tots drive

  • Nov 12, 2010 at 12:18PM

U.S. Marines will be meeting the public Nov. 20 and Dec. 4 in support of the annual U.S. Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Campaign.

Rotary receives Gates grant

  • Nov 18, 2010 at 8:47AM

Rotary District 5050, which includes Marysville and Arlington, has already partnered with the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation for years on eradicating polio overseas, but the Gates Foundation’s latest matching grants will help District 5050’s 27 local clubs alleviate the problem of family homelessness in their own backyards.

Olympic Theatre, Tulalip Tribes collect for local food banks

  • Nov 18, 2010 at 8:48AM

Members of the Arlington, Tulalip and Marysville communities came together on behalf of the food banks that support them Nov. 12-13. The Olympic Theatre in downtown Arlington collected an estimated 300 pounds of food from more than 60 attendees of its Nov. 13 morning showing of “Megamind.”

Lakewood harriers finish 8th at state

  • Nov 18, 2010 at 9:42AM

The harriers of Lakewood High School started the 2010 cross country season with the commitment to bring love, conditioning and unity into the culture of their team. These “core covenants” selected by the team, have shaped the identity of Cougar cross country.

Lakewood's title hopes on the pitch dashed in OT

  • Nov 18, 2010 at 9:43AM

Lakewood’s bid for a state title was quashed Nov. 9 in dramatic fashion against a familiar foe. The Cougars returned to Silverdale Stadium, where they captured the school’s first state tournament victory in girls soccer a year ago, but weren’t as fortunate the second time around, losing to Klahowya 1-0 in overtime.

Black Friday shoppers need to plan for heavy traffic near Marysville

  • Nov 24, 2010 at 9:29AM

The Washington State Patrol, Tulalip Tribal Police and Marysville Police Department will be working together to ensure shoppers are traveling safely to and from their favorite shopping areas on Thanksgiving night, Friday, and remainder of the holiday weekend.

Lakewood looks to reload on the hardwood

  • Dec 1, 2010 at 12:11PM

LAKEWOOD — In 2010, the Cougars may have enjoyed their most successful boys basketball season — but the immediate future may look even brighter.

Lakewood students bag 12 tons of spuds for Arlington, Marysville food banks

  • Dec 6, 2010 at 6:00AM updated Dec 7, 2010 at 6:43AM

The generosity of a local potato farmer allowed the student body of Lakewood High School to help round out the holiday meals of area food bank customers.

Gooding’s Guide to Fitness - A Water Carol

  • Dec 9, 2010 at 9:00AM updated at 11:01AM

Image-wise, water is the Ebenezer Scrooge of beverages. Without considering its health benefits, many people may view water as miserly,boring, plain, unromantic, and bland.

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