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Arlington man booked in fatal crash

A 20-year-old Arlington man was arrested on suspicion of vehicular homicide and DUI after a crash near Sedro-Woolley Monday evening. The Washington State Patrol says… Continue reading

  • Jun 20, 2018

Marysville teachers union asks for higher wages

MARYSVILLE – Teachers still have to buy classroom supplies with their own money. They still have to keep track of how much paper they use.… Continue reading

Jam-packed weeklong Strawberry Festival ends with Twilight Grand Parade (slide show)

MARYSVILLE - A jam-packed week of activities celebrating all things strawberry culminated in the Marysville Strawberry Festival Twilight Grand Parade that had event-goers dancing along… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018

Stillaguamish Valley Barn Quilt Trail taking shape, one barn at a time

ARLINGTON – The Stillaguamish Valley is home to a patchwork of agricultural fields and a tapestry of culture that gives the region its character. Shawna… Continue reading

Oh, the places they’ll go: To AHS grads, today was your day, your mountain is waiting, so get on your way

EVERETT – By all accounts, 2018 was an awesome year to be an Eagle. Arlington High School held its commencement exercises at Angel of the… Continue reading

Meet your hand-picked Strawberry Festival Senior Royalty for 2018

MARYSVILLE CARE CENTER ROYALTY King Dale Covert Dale Covert was born and raised in Marysville, twice married, with a son and grandson He still remembers… Continue reading

Weston students rise above adversity, tragedy to stay true to goal to graduate

ARLINGTON – For two brothers who addressed the senior class of Weston High School at a graduation ceremony, their message was one of resiliency, rising… Continue reading

Arts Council honors beloved volunteer Boulton with garden sculpture

ARLINGTON – A new sculpture in memory of a beloved pillar of the Arlington community is now on display in a garden in the City… Continue reading

  • Jun 14, 2018

Man found at Arlington house fire with gunshot wound hospitalized

ARLINGTON –Arlington firefighters dispatched to a suspicious house fire on Monday afternoon arrived to find a man with a gunshot wound. Arlington fire crews at… Continue reading

  • Jun 12, 2018

‘We’re not going to tolerate another generation of homeless veterans’

SMOKEY POINT – The emotional well-being of military members has been neglected for too long. That was the overriding message of speakers at the dedication… Continue reading

‘Band mom’ honored for making sure the beat goes on in Arlington

ARLINGTON – Bands count on a conductor to direct them, but when you’ve got a “band mom” like Teresa Hanna in your camp helping out,… Continue reading

Arlington to look at another possible school bond

ARLINGTON – After vigorous efforts to tap into the minds of Arlington voters, the School Board at its meeting on Monday will hear recommendations that… Continue reading

Worker injured in explosion at pot production plant

ARLINGTON - A worker was hospitalized Thursday afternoon after an explosion at an Arlington cannabis production facility. The worker was transported to Cascade Valley Hospital… Continue reading

  • Jun 8, 2018

Marysville gets fit for summer at Healthy Communities Challenge Day (slide show)

MARYSVILLE - From scaling a climbing wall and striking a yoga pose to walking with YMCA staff and leaving with starter seeds from the local… Continue reading

Adult daycares provide safe place, can stimulate minds (slide show)

Part 2 of 2 ARLINGTON – More adult daycares are needed. “Dementia is a sad disease,” said Susan Lee, owner of Leeside Manor in Arlington,… Continue reading

Family that built ‘Castle Bird Brain’ would love to see it salvaged

MARYSVILLE – The family that built the “Castle Bird Brain” in the early 1990s said Wednesday they hope it can be salvaged rather than demolished… Continue reading

Last day of school in Marysville is June 19

Editor’s note: Some of this information is corrected from an earlier version. The last day of school this year in the Marysville School District will… Continue reading

  • Jun 4, 2018

Filing period ends; primary races set

EVERETT — One state lawmaker is on course to win re-election without a ballot battle. So, too, is the man seeking to become the next… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2018

Marysville to share information on tax plan

MARYSVILLE – Communications director Connie Mennie talked about how the city would inform the public about the August vote on the Criminal Justice Tax at… Continue reading

Reed found guilty in slaying of Oso couple

By Rikki King and Stephanie Davey The Herald EVERETT — Patrick Shunn and Monique Patenaude made a beautiful home for themselves on acreage near Oso.… Continue reading

  • Jun 2, 2018