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Tulalip Tribes implement special DV criminal jurisdiction

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 11:45AM

TULALIP — The Tulalip Tribes will be one of three American Indian tribes in the nation to exercise special criminal jurisdiction over certain crimes of domestic and dating violence, regardless of the defendant’s Indian or non-Indian status, under a pilot project authorized by the Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2013. The two other tribes are the Umatilla in Oregon and the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona.

Barker looks back on 68 years in north Snohomish County

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 12:49PM

LAKEWOOD — Although Elwood Barker wasn’t born in north Snohomish County, he’s lived literal lifetimes longer in the area than many people who were born here. On Feb. 17, Barker will turn 90 years old — a leap year and his father’s faulty math meant that his birthday was incorrectly recorded as Feb. 15 — and the former North Dakota native has spent nearly seven full decades in the local region, moving here after his two-year tour of duty through Europe in the Army during World War II.

Snohomish County may get 35 legal marijuana shops — Marysville to get three, Arlington to get one

  • Sep 4, 2013 at 12:00PM updated Sep 9, 2013 at 10:32AM

Up to 35 legal marijuana retail stores could open up in Snohomish County according to proposed supplemental rules approved for filing by the Washington State Liquor Control Board on Wednesday, Sept. 4.

Free tax preparation, filing assistance available

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 12:40PM

Marysville and Arlington residents can take advantage of free tax preparation and filing assistance for taxpayers of all ages through the AARP Tax Aide Program.

Local students make SPU Dean’s List

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 1:40PM

The following students made the Seattle Pacific University 2013 Autumn Quarter Dean’s List.

Ballots must be returned by Feb. 11

  • Feb 8, 2014 at 1:31PM

Local voters still have time to fill out and return their ballots for the Feb. 11 Special Election.

Lakewood falls to South Whidbey

  • Feb 10, 2014 at 10:27AM

The Lakewood Cougars basketball team was defeated, 67-47, by South Whidbey on Jan. 31.

UPDATE | Voters decide fates of school levies, bond

  • Feb 11, 2014 at 8:00PM updated Feb 15, 2014 at 10:44PM

As the ballots for the Feb. 11 special election in Snohomish County continue to be counted, the Marysville School District seems poised to receive approval of both of its levies, while the fate of the Lakewood School District’s bond remains up in the air.

Well-Armed Teachers | WEEKLY CARTOON

  • Sep 10, 2013 at 8:43AM

Greyhall Hypnotherapy opens in Smokey Point

  • Sep 10, 2013 at 9:38AM

Certified hypnotherapist Scott Whippo was welcomed to the community during a ribbon-cutting on Saturday, Aug. 24, by Arlington Mayor Barbara Tolbert at the office for his new practice, Greyhall Hypnotherapy, which shares space with the Arlington-Smokey Point Chamber of Commerce offices.

Search warrant reveals human remains

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 4:20PM

ARLINGTON — Detectives with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office served a search warrant at the 8100 block of Wade Road in Arlington on Thursday, Feb. 13, and discovered human remains buried under a concrete slab on the property. The verification that the remains located were human was corroborated by an anthropologist with the King County Medical Examiner's Office.

McCoy's bill establishing Native American Heritage Day passes Senate

  • Feb 14, 2014 at 4:35PM

OLYMPIA — Native American Heritage Day is one step closer to becoming an official state holiday, under a bill passed on Friday, Feb. 14, by the Senate.

Kendall urges legislators to support expansion of school breakfast program

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 8:00PM updated at 10:28PM

OLYMPIA — Dennis Kendall started his day earlier than usual on Thursday. That’s because the former mayor of Marysville, who is still looking out for the community’s best interests, joined almost 80 other volunteers for the 8th Annual United Ways of Washington Lobby Day in Olympia.

Barker celebrates birthday with Feb. 23 open house

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 10:19PM

LAKEWOOD — Former Lakewood School District Board member Elwood Byron “Woody” Barker will be celebrating his 90th birthday from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 23, at his home at 1826 156th St. NE in Arlington.

Lakewood plans kindergarten registration

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 10:21PM

LAKEWOOD — Kindergarten registration for the Lakewood School District will run a bit differently this year, due in part to popular request.

Stedman, Stickles visit Olympia to discuss public safety

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 10:14PM

OLYMPIA — Arlington Fire Chief Bruce Stedman and Arlington City Council member Jesica Stickles visited the state capitol on Tuesday, Feb. 11, to help make state legislators more aware of safety and transportation issues affecting the local area.

Local food service businesses earn awards

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 11:03PM

EVERETT — Arlington and Marysville food service businesses were well-represented in the Snohomish Health District’s Food Safety Excellence Awards for 2013.

Community groups receive funds from car show

  • Feb 15, 2014 at 11:27PM

EVERETT — The Port Gardner Vintage Auto Club recently presented $12,350 in funds to representatives of various area community groups, as proceeds from the 10th annual Arlington Drag Strip Reunion and Car Show last year, and the club is already gearing up for the 11th annual reunion and car show this year.

Going the extra mile | GUEST OPINION

  • Sep 12, 2013 at 7:55AM

It's no secret that our state has serious deficiencies within its transportation grid.

Detectives seek witnesses to Arlington car crash

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 3:13PM

ARLINGTON — Detectives with the Snohomish County Sheriff's Office are looking to speak with anyone who may have witnessed a vehicle collision that left an 18-year-old Stanwood woman, a passenger in the vehicle, dead at the scene on Sunday, Feb. 16.

Cougars upset Cedarcrest in season finale

  • Feb 18, 2014 at 5:22PM

LAKEWOOD — The Lakewood High School boys basketball team ended its season on a high note, defeating Cedarcrest 51-48 on Feb. 10.

Opus Bank donates to Voices of the Village

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 6:59PM

ARLINGTON — Village Community Services’ Voices of the Village musical performance ensemble received $2,225 from Opus Bank on Friday, Feb. 14.

Chicken dinner Feb. 23

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 7:30PM

SMOKEY POINT — The Stillaguamish Senior Center is hosting a chicken dinner on Feb. 23, from noon to 2 p.m. They are serving roasted chicken, mashed potatoes and gravy, coleslaw, roll, drinks and dessert.

Apologetics Forum of Snohomish County addresses dinosaurs Feb. 28

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:11PM

ARLINGTON — The next meeting of the Apologetics Forum of Snohomish County will start at 7 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 28, at the Atonement Free Lutheran Church, located at 6905 172nd St. NE in Arlington.

Hots serves as chief of District 21, 22

  • Feb 21, 2014 at 10:17PM

ARLINGTON — Travis Hots, who already serves as fire chief for Snohomish County Fire District 22 in the Getchell area, has also stepped up to serve as fire chief of Snohomish County Fire District 21 in the rural Arlington area.

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