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Arlington passes smoke-free parks law

  • Aug 19, 2014 at 3:41PM

ARLINGTON — The City Council's unanimous decision to adopt a tobacco- and smoke-free law for all city parks Aug. 18 was preceded by some unorthodox testimony.

Event helps those who need help get school supplies

  • Aug 20, 2014 at 2:00PM updated Aug 21, 2014 at 2:46PM

ARLINGTON — Jason Lee has been diagnosed with Crohn's disease since he was 19, but that diagnosis turned terminal three years ago.

Lakewood superintendent announces retirement

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 10:16AM

LAKEWOOD — On April 18, Dr. Dennis Haddock will mark the close of nine years with the Lakewood School District and 33 years in K-12 public education.

Mountain bike teams combine to form Team Pilchuck

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 11:09AM

The Lakewood and Arlington high schools composite mountain bike teams have merged this year and will be riding as Team Pilchuck for the 2014 season.

A thousand shades of gray | OPINION

  • Mar 17, 2014 at 11:06AM

He said, “Have a great day,” but I heard, “Have a gray day.” Why this reversal of mood? Why did I turn a happy wish into a downer? The simple reason is that I’m feeling SADness, or Seasonal Affective Disorder. And from what I’ve gathered the SAD syndrome has gone viral hereabouts.

Marysville schools, Arlington, Lakewood, Tulalip begin football (slide show)

  • Aug 21, 2014 at 6:33PM

Marysville-Pilchuck and Lakewood went undefeated and won their respective leagues last year, but both lost in the first round of the state playoffs.

Millions distributed to Oso slide survivors, supporters

  • Aug 22, 2014 at 1:53PM

The United Way and Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation have given millions of dollars to those impacted by the March 22 Oso slide, as well as to groups serving those survivors' needs.

Mack readies for role as interim superintendent of Lakewood schools

  • Mar 18, 2014 at 10:07PM

LAKEWOOD — Although he currently serves as director of student services and Career and Technical Education for the Lakewood School District, Dr. Michael Mack will step into a new role starting on April 19, when he replaces Dr. Dennis Haddock as the district's acting superintendent.

Preps tackle tough issue of concussions

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 8:47AM

From pro football on down, everyone involved with the game is worried about concussions.

Wanda Sykes returns to Tulalip Casino Sept. 5-6

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 3:27PM

TULALIP — When Wanda Sykes makes her return to the Tulalip Resort Casino Sept. 5-6, she'll be doing a little gambling in addition to performing her shows, but she has one request for fans.

M'ville firm to pay EPA fine, spend $230K to clean hazardous waste

  • Aug 25, 2014 at 4:30PM

MARYSVILLE – SeaCast, Inc., a metal casting facility in Marysville, has agreed to pay a fine and make improvements to reduce the amount of hazardous waste at its facility by 40 percent.

Deputy hurt, horse killed in Arlington accident

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:12AM

ARLINGTON — A sheriff’s deputy sustained minor injuries late Sunday night after his patrol car struck and killed a horse that got loose and was on the road.

Wreck ties up traffic; drivers taking phone shots made delays worse

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:26AM

EVERETT— An overturned concrete truck that lost half its load made for a hellish drive to work for commuters heading south on I-5 on Monday morning between Marysville and Everett.

Stilly tribe finally gets its reservation

  • Aug 26, 2014 at 9:05AM

ARLINGTON — The Stillaguamish Tribe finally has a reservation, a federal designation tribe leaders say is long overdue. The reservation spans 64 acres from the Angel of the Winds Casino to 236th Street Northeast.

UPDATE | Residents told to evacuate after Oso landslide blocks SR 530 and Stilly River, killing three

  • Mar 22, 2014 at 4:30PM

OSO — Residents of the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River are being advised to evacuate, by the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office, in the wake of three confirmed deaths as a result of a landslide on Saturday, March 22, across State Route 530, between Arlington and Darrington, as a National Weather Service Flash Flood Warning for the area remains in effect through Sunday, March 23.

M'ville business to reduce hazardous waste 40 percent after EPA fine

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 8:49AM

MARYSVILLE – Seacast was a lemon when it came to handling hazardous waste, but the Marysville company is going to use a new "water blast" system to turn it into lemonade.

Woman dies, man hurt in single-car crash at Tulalip

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 8:31AM

TULALIP – A 47-year-old woman died and a 49-year-old man seriously injured in a single-car accident in Tulalip Tuesday night.

Queen's food drive in M'ville Aug. 27 to help those in need

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 9:02AM

MARYSVILLE – LaurieAnn Sigler, American Beauties Plus National Pageant Queen Ambassador 2014, is sponsoring a food drive in honor of Labor Day.

State's schools still not doing well under federal AYP

  • Aug 27, 2014 at 3:09PM

It's hard to think about report cards with school not even starting until Wednesday, Sept. 3, but state schools chief Randy Dorn just received the federal report card for all the districts in the state and all but 7 percent are failing.

Gov. Inslee, Red Cross, Arlington community respond to Oso landslide

  • Mar 23, 2014 at 5:00PM updated Mar 24, 2014 at 8:21AM

ARLINGTON — Washington state Gov. Jay Inslee joined fellow elected officials from the federal to the local levels at the Arlington Police Station on Sunday, March 23, to address the landslide in Oso on Saturday, March 22, that's since blocked both State Route 530 and the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, even as the surrounding community continues to respond in its own ways.

Terrain shaky, searchers consolidate lists of missing in Oso landslide

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 2:08PM

ARLINGTON — The official death toll of the landslide in Oso on Saturday, March 22, stood at eight, as county and federal officials addressed the news media outside the Emergency Operations Center in the Arlington Police Station and City Council Chambers on the morning of Monday, March 24.

Domino's supports Oso landslide victims

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 3:00PM updated Mar 25, 2014 at 9:36AM

SMOKEY POINT — The Smokey Point Domino's Pizza, located at 3704 172nd Ave. NE in Arlington, will be conducting a fundraiser for the victims of the Oso landslide on Thursday, March 27.

Oso landslide death toll now stands at 14 | SLIDESHOW

  • Mar 24, 2014 at 10:00PM updated Mar 25, 2014 at 2:07PM

Snohomish County Executive John Lovick described Monday, March 24, as "a day of progress and sadness," as six more were confirmed dead as a result of the Oso landslide on Saturday, March 22, bringing the disaster's total death toll to 14, and reports of missing and unaccounted for persons in the area escalated from 108 at the start of the day to 176 by the time county officials conducted their third and final press conference of the day, outside of the Arlington Police Station.

Fall sports begin practicing (slide show)

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 11:07AM

Hundreds of athletes started turning out this week for sports other than football.

UPDATE | Businesses, community groups support Oso landslide victims

  • Mar 25, 2014 at 11:00AM updated Mar 26, 2014 at 1:04PM

The businesses and community groups of North Snohomish County are chipping in on behalf of one of their own communities, as Oso and Darrington continue to recover from the landslide that impacted both towns on Saturday, March 22.

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