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Arts & Tech students start gardens

  • May 5, 2014 at 7:16PM

TULALIP — The unloading of a truck full of compost at the Marysville Arts & Technology High School on Wednesday, April 30, represented the culmination of a six-year dream for Arts & Tech math teacher Karen McCaffrey, and a unique opportunity for Arts & Tech students get dirty while growing their own food.

Business owners meet with elected officials on Oso slide aftermath

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:00AM updated Apr 27, 2014 at 12:40AM

ARLINGTON — U.S. Sen. Maria Cantwell (D-WA) was joined by Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert and Darrington Mayor Dan Rankin in leading a roundtable discussion of local business owners in the Arlington City Council Chambers on Thursday, April 24, about how the aftermath of the March 22 Oso mudslide has impacted their livelihoods.

Snohomish County releases preliminary election results

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 10:00PM updated Apr 26, 2014 at 2:30AM

In the wake of the special election on Tuesday, April 22, the city of Marysville’s Transportation Benefit District looks to be passing its proposed sales and use tax to fund transportation improvements, while the Lakewood School District is on the knife’s edge of possibly passing its proposed building bond to improve Lakewood High School, on its second time on the ballot.

SR 529 closed on morning of April 27 for Heroes Half-Marathon

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 2:30AM

MARYSVILLE — Drivers traveling between Marysville and Everett will want to stick to Interstate 5 on the morning of Sunday, April 27, as State Route 529 will be closed for the Heroes Half-Marathon.

Boom City Swap Meet returns April 26

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:37AM

TULALIP — The fourth season of the Boom City Swap Meet is being marked by a change in ownership. By the time the Swap Meet opens on Saturday, April 26, newly elected Tulalip Tribal Board Vice Chair Les Parks will have handed over his duties to the event’s manager, Terry Sue Nielson.

Opportunity Expo draws hundreds of local students

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:31AM

TULALIP — The third annual Opportunity Expo served hundreds of students on Tuesday, April 22, from the Marysville School District and beyond, but in spite of what they deemed a very successful turnout throughout the day, event organizers are already considering how to adjust the schedule of next year’s event, to better serve greater numbers of students.

Fishing events for kids at Jennings Park, Twin Lakes

  • Apr 26, 2014 at 1:21AM

MARYSVILLE — Jennings Park and Twin Lakes County Park drew hundreds of children each for their annual kids’ fishing events last spring, and event organizers are already anticipating comparable crowds for this year’s events.

Raise funds for FFA through Ram Truck test drives April 26

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 11:14PM

ARLINGTON — Those who take a test drive at Rairdon’s Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram, located at 16610 Smokey Point Blvd. in Arlington, between 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 26, will be helping to support the Arlington High School chapter of Future Farmers of America.

Marysville holds Easter egg hunt

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 11:05PM

MARYSVILLE — The annual Easter egg hunt was held on April 19 at Jennings Park in Marysville.

VCS gala fundraiser set for May 3

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 10:24PM

SMOKEY POINT — This year’s Village Community Services gala fundraiser will run from 5:30-8:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 3, at the Medallion Hotel, located at 16710 Smokey Point Blvd.

Strawberry Festival Talent Show auditions May 8-9

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 10:18PM

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Strawberry Festival Talent Show will return to the Marysville-Pilchuck High School auditorium on Thursday, June 19, starting at 6:30 p.m., but in order for the doors to open at 5:30 p.m. to let the audience in, the Talent Show will need some talent to showcase.

Healthy Kids Day returns to YMCA April 26

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 10:09PM

MARYSVILLE — On Saturday, April 26, the Marysville YMCA will again join all four other Snohomish County YMCAs in celebrating Healthy Kids Day, with a free community event designed to help families find fun through active play and educational opportunities, to improve their health and well-being.

‘It’s Raining Art’ in Marysville April 26

  • Apr 25, 2014 at 10:04PM

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville Arts Council’s third annual “It’s Raining Art” event is set to return to the former Dunn Lumber building, at 1410 Grove St. in Marysville, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, April 26.

President Obama visits Oso community

  • Apr 23, 2014 at 1:00AM updated at 1:22PM

OSO — President Barack Obama's visit to the area on Tuesday, April 22, culminated in a press conference in the Oso Fire Station that afternoon, after he'd had a chance to survey the damage done by the March 22 Oso mudslide, as well as to speak with the slide's first responders and the families of the slide's victims.

ME’s office updates list of missing, dead

  • Apr 4, 2014 at 7:00PM updated Apr 23, 2014 at 1:09AM

As of Tuesday, April 22, the official death toll of the Oso mudslide included 41 victims in the Snohomish County Medical Examiner’s office, all of whom were identified:

Snohomish County Elections releases preliminary results for Special Election

  • Apr 22, 2014 at 8:17PM

Snohomish County Elections has released the preliminary results for the April 22 Special Election.

Community meets to discuss fallout of Oso slide

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:38PM

SMOKEY POINT — Snohomish County and Washington State Department of Transportation officials answered questions and responded to the concerns of citizens during a Wednesday, April 16, community meeting on how their agencies plan to deal with the wake of the Oso mudslide.

Walk MS raises $90K in Snohomish County

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:08PM

TULALIP — Nearly 600 walkers started and ended their course at the Tulalip Amphitheatre for this year’s Walk MS in Tulalip on Saturday, April 12, and while this represented a slightly smaller turnout than last year’s local event, event organizers still considered it a healthy show of support given the other worthy causes close to home that are calling for people’s time and commitment.

‘Karaoke for the Kause’ to benefit Oso

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 10:02PM

MARYSVILLE — Maxi’s Restaurant and Lounge, located in Suite C at 9611 State Ave. in Marysville, is conducting a “Karaoke for the Kause” fundraiser to benefit the Oso mudslide victims on Saturday, April 26, from 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Apologetics Forum meets April 25

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:55PM

ARLINGTON — The next meeting of the Apologetics Forum of Snohomish County will start at 7 p.m. on Friday, April 25, at the Atonement Free Lutheran Church, located at 6905 172nd St. NE in Arlington.

Donations, volunteers needed for Oso tribute on April 26

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:51PM

OSO — In an effort to demonstrate their care, concern and generosity to the community of Oso, Thrivent Financial and the Oso Community Chapel are seeking donations and volunteers to assist with an Oso tribute memorial on Saturday, April 26.

M-P Drama presents ‘Little Shop of Horrors’

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:45PM

MARYSVILLE — The Marysville-Pilchuck High School Drama Club is presenting the Broadway and off-Broadway hit musical “Little Shop of Horrors” in the M-PHS auditorium on the Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays of April 24, 25 and 26, as well as May 1, 2 and 3, at 7:30 p.m.

SBA offers disaster loans to those impacted by mudslide

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:31PM

As the area public information offer for the U.S. Small Business Administration, Kevin Wynne has been meeting with chambers of commerce, service clubs and other community groups to make sure everyone in the area knows about the disaster loans that are available to residents of not only Snohomish County, but also members of the Stillaguamish and Tulalip tribes, as a result of the Oso mudslide.

CVH Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicince Center earns award

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:23PM

ARLINGTON — The Cascade Valley Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center has received recognition as a “Center for Excellence” for 2013. This award indicates that the center has achieved outstanding patient outcomes for the last 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction of more than 92 percent, and a minimum 91 percent wound healing rate, within 30 median days to heal. The Cascade Valley Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center is the only wound care facility in Washington state to be awarded this honor.

CVH Foundation announces Oso mudslide grants

  • Apr 18, 2014 at 9:17PM

ARLINGTON — The Cascade Valley Hospital Foundation Board has granted $236,715 for Oso mudslide relief to the following organizations:

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