Arlington conductor says BNSF derailed his family for 6 1/2 years after wrongful firing

  • Jun 25, 2016 at 12:00AM updated Jun 27, 2016 at 11:54AM

ARLINGTON – For 6 1/2 years, Curtis and Kelly Rookaird feel their lives have been derailed by Burlington Northern Sante Fe. But Curtis said he hopes a federal judge will "stop them in their tracks" next month.


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Grove bridge over railroad makes Marysville transportation list

  • Today at 1:30AM

MARYSVILLE – A $22 million overpass on Grove Street between State and Cedar was just one of many transportation projects the City Council was updated on Monday.

Car fire ignites carport, displacing 4 families

  • Jun 28, 2016 at 4:01PM

MARYSVILLE – A car fire that got out of control has led to four families being displaced from their homes.

Fire displaces Arlington man

  • Jun 28, 2016 at 8:37AM

ARLINGTON — A fire heavily damaged a house southeast of Arlington June 27. The homeowner, a man who appeared to be in his 50s, received treatment at the scene for smoke inhalation, officials said.

Mistrial sought in Burkheimer case; closing arguments today

  • Jun 27, 2016 at 9:27AM

EVERETT — Lawyers planned to make closing arguments today in the case against a man accused of taking part in the 2002 kidnapping and killing of 18-year-old Rachel Rose Burkheimer. Yet, it isn’t clear if the case will reach jurors.


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