Son’s death inspires Arlington woman to fight for tougher distracted driving law

ARLINGTON – When Tina Meyer’s son was killed by a distracted driver, she didn’t respond the way many people do… Continue reading

Arlington teachers union, district far apart on pay in post-McCleary contract

ARLINGTON – Teachers rallied outside the Arlington Public Schools administration building seeking a double-digit pay raise as contract negotiations with… Continue reading

Board adopts $75.4 million budget for Arlington public schools

ARLINGTON – The school board adopted a $75.4 million Arlington Public Schools budget for 2019 that includes across-the-board pay increases,… Continue reading

Trestle detour through Marysville to be maddening on 3 weekends, WSDOT warns

MARYSVILLE – While Seattle has its “Mercer Mess,” we are having the “Marysville Mess.” Highway 528 will be a mess… Continue reading

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What customers want customers get in pasta, steaks at Tulalip’s new Tula Bene restaurant (slide show)

TULALIP – Italian cuisine is now being served in the Tulalip Resort Casino. We’re not talking about Blazing Paddles, although… Continue reading

The man who built a better crab trap: Arlington crab pot maker gets help from Russians to keep company’s head above water

Second in a two-part series ARLINGTON - When the Alaskan crab industry shifted from a derby-style season to a quota… Continue reading

Springfield brings nostalgia to Stilly River Festival stage (slide show)

ARLINGTON – Legendary rock star Rick Springfield delighted fans with the classic “Jessie’s Girl” and other old favorites at the… Continue reading

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Sports

Arlington football walk-on feeling right at home at WSU

ARLINGTON – Michael Van Beek of Arlington is fitting in well with his new team - the Washington State University Continue reading...

 

Opinion

Time to prepare children for start of school

The Marysville School District is gearing up for the start of a new school year beginning Wednesday, Sept. 5. Whether Continue reading...

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Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence

 

Mark Walsh, a 2017 WSU Everett graduate in electrical engineering.

WSU Everett engineering graduates helping remap the Titanic

When a five-person submersible descends to the floor of the North Atlantic, Continue reading...

 

Business

Apprenticeship program helps high schoolers learn vital skills for high-paying jobs (slide show)

MARYSVILLE – Schools are finally listening to what local employers have been saying for years. That they need workers. Acro Continue reading...